Judge Patricia Ryan agreed at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to a defence application to release Trevor Byrne and not impose the full two year suspended term.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The
Irish Times

A man who repeatedly violated his release conditions has been freed after a court heard he is now receiving psychiatric treatment. Trevor Byrne (36), (...)

A Garda van containing Saverio Bellante is brought before Blanchardstown District Court, Dublin on Monday where he was accused of killing Tom O’Gorman. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A man charged with the murder of 39-year-old Tom O’Gorman has been remanded in custody to the Central Mental Hospital after failing to appear at a sch(...)

Alan Ellis (21) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to false imprisonment and assault causing harm.

A man has been jailed for six years after he tied a 14-year-old boy to a radiator, threw boiling water down his trousers and removed skin from his kne(...)

A pilot project at Cloverhill prison identified psychosis in 561 new remands

Mental health experts have warned of “systematic discrimination” against people with serious mental illness in the criminal justice system as new figu(...)

A pilot project at Cloverhill prison identified psychosis in 561 new remands

Mental health experts have warned of “systematic discrimination” against people with serious mental illness in the criminal justice system as new figu(...)