Gardaí have recovered assault rifles and mortars in an investigation into the activities of dissident republicans.

Gardai have discovered what they believe to be a cache of guns and explosives controlled by dissident republicans but which once belonged to the Provi(...)

 Amy McAuley (26), of Ledwith Hall, Slane pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to stealing  from Nordzucker Ireland Ltd, Arena House, Sandyford Industrial Estate, Dublin. Photograph: Collins Courts

A woman stole €132,000 from a sugar distribution firm to repay €90,000 she had taken from a previous employer to help her family, a court has h(...)

A Wexford resident convicted of raping his spouse has been jailed for six years at the Central Criminal Court. The 53-year-old, who cannot (...)

Gary Campion: jailed for murders  in Limerick of  Brian Fitzgerald  and  Frank Ryan. File Photograph: Garrett White/Collins Court

A two-time murderer given two life sentences in separate Central Criminal Court trials has had the second of his two convictions confirmed by(...)

The Scales of Justice on the roof of the Four Courts  in Dublin
Judgments: Key cases in brief

The delay by a liquidator in seeking the restriction of a company director is deemed excessive. Murray v Browne IEHC 651, High Court, Barrett J, Octob(...)

Robert Kummer (36), a German national, pleaded guilty to a charge of intentionally or recklessly causing criminal damage to an apartment at Quay House, Fitton Street East in Cork city between June and September 2013.

A man who caused almost €15,000 worth of damage to his rented apartment by storing his excrement in plastic bags there for several months has b(...)

David Ward and Lynsey Ivory at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Collins

A man who staged a car crash with his partner while they were pretending to be strangers as part of an attempted insurance fraud has been jaile(...)

Forensic crash investigator Garda Ray Sweeney told an inquest  the purpose of a seatbelt is to restrain a person being thrown from their seat in a crash, with the seatbelt absorbing the force of their mass as they are thrown forward.

The dangers of two people using a single seatbelt were highlighted at an inquest on Tuesday into the death of a eight-year-old girl killed in a two-ca(...)

Aaron O’Neill paid his friend to make the call from a payphone outside Hammond’s home. Photograph:Collins

A former subcontractor for Intel who asked his friend to make a hoax bomb call to the company because he didn’t want to go to work m(...)

A man  who left behind a bag of heroin in a Garda patrol car while en-route to the station for questioning has been jailed. File photograph of a Garda car: Frank Miller

A father-of-one who left behind a bag of heroin in a Garda patrol car while en-route to the station for questioning has been jailed for 18 months. Ro(...)