Judge James O’Donohoe said “this is a sad case characteristic of relationship breakdowns which too often result in a violent episode like this”

A man has avoided a jail term for assaulting and robbing his ex-girlfriend in Co Kildare last year.The victim, who cannot be named to protect her chil(...)

About a dozen anti-austerity campaigners held a peaceful protest outside the Imperial Hotel on Friday morning where Dara Murphy, a TD for Cork North Central, was hosting the fundraising breakfast which was addressed by Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald.

Anti-austerity protestors have strongly criticised Minister of State Dara Murphy of Fine Gael for hosting an €85 euro fundraising breakfast in Cork th(...)

Pascal Kelly pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to threatening a CAB officer.

A man is to be l be sentenced next month after he admitted threatening an officer of the Criminal Assets Bureau and filing incorrect tax returns. Pasc(...)

The Jessbrook Equestrian Centre near Johnstownbridge, Enfield, Co. Kildare built by convicted drug trafficker John Gilligan beside his home. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The new owner of the equestrian centre formerly known as Jessbrook has said the facility will be put up for sale, only two months after its official u(...)

James Buckley (left), new owner of the property formerly known as Jessbrook, and his father Noel who says “We knew it had history, but it’s got nothing to do with us.” Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan 1:26

The new owners of an equestrian centre formerly known as Jessbrook hope to give a fresh start to the facility’s shadowy past as they paint the fences.(...)

File picture of former Nigerian President General Sani Abacha  – the CAB has secured orders freezing investment bonds worth €5.22m in Irish accounts which were allegedly misappropriated by the family of a deceased dictator. Photograph: Getty

The Criminal Assets Bureau has secured orders freezing investment bonds worth US$6.5m (€5.22m) in Irish accounts which were allegedly misappropriated (...)

A darknet site seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the United States

An Irish man arrested for allegedly supplying drugs around the globe had established a secretive sales hub on the encrypted part of the internet known(...)

The diesel laundry discovery near Inniskeen yesterday is the largest in recent years. Picture Ciara Wilkinson.

Gardaí from the Criminal Assets Bureau (Cab) will examine documentation related to reportedly one of the biggest diesel laundries in the State, which (...)

The Cab has said the practice of gang members applying for mortgages on property and other loans and then laundering the proceeds of their crimes by servicing the debt was becoming “increasingly prevalent”. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

The Criminal Assets Bureau (Cab) is pursuing property owned by criminals that has fallen deep into negative equity as part of its campaign to block ne(...)

Frank Cassidy –  Ireland’s representative to European crime-fighting agency, Eurojust. Photograph: Jakov Minic

Properties and other assets owned by Irish gangland or white-collar criminals in other jurisdictions are out of the reach of the Criminals Assets Bure(...)