A 33-year-old pedestrian was struck by a car on the Cork side of Castlemartyr on the N25 at about 5.15am on Monday.

A man has died after being struck by a car in the village of Castlemartyr in Co Cork. The 33-year-old pedestrian was hit by a car on the Cork side of (...)

The automatic number plate recognition system installed in Garda cars  cost about €6 million. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The Garda has been forced to decommission a key element of a multimillion-euro road traffic enforcement system after it flagged almost every vehicle (...)

This year gardaí in Killarney had a clampdown to try to prevent incidents,  including broad blocks and cordoning off  car parks and other open spaces. Photograph: Frank Miller / The Irish Times

More than a dozen public order offences have been committed, several vehicles confiscated and three men are in custody on charges of dangerous driving(...)

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter has criticised the No campaign in the forthcoming same-sex marriage referendum, claiming that they are using children as weapons.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Former Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has entered the debate on the same-sex marriage referendum, claiming children are being used as “weapons” by(...)

The failure to present certain evidence in court did not amount to misconduct by solicitors Maverley vs Clarke IEHC 232 (High Court, Kearns P, April 2(...)

A mural in Dublin’s Temple Bar supporting a Yes vote in the same-sex referendum. The Garda’s representative body has called for a yes. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has stopped well short of supporting the right of the Garda Representative Association (GRA) to call on its me(...)

Gardaí in Swords are appealing for witnesses after a man and two women were assaulted in the town on Saturday evening.

Gardaí in Swords are appealing for witnesses after a man and two women were assaulted in the town on Saturday evening.The trio were walking in Town (...)

 Postmasters are to vote on running their own candidates in the next general election. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Postmasters are to back their own candidates in the next General Election after members voted in favour of the move on Sunday at their annual conferen(...)

Irish Military War Museum founder and curator William Sullivan  in the museum in Collon, Co Louth. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Exhibits at the Irish Military War Museum near Collon, Co Meath, explain the “complex political background” to the involvement of Irish men in two Wor(...)

 Pat and Martin O’Donnell with Patrick Coyle  outside the Four Courts. Photograph: Courts Collins

Mary Carolan A dentist has told the High Court a fisherman attended him with acute pain days after being allegedly assaulted by a garda during a prote(...)