HSE director general Tony O’Brien said 358 additional HSE staff were recruited in December 2015 alone. File photograph: Getty Images

New restrictions on the scale of recruitment of staff in the health service are to be introduced under a confidential policy adopted by the HSE. An i(...)

A number of print and online media outlets anticipated  gangland figures would be at the boxing tournament weigh-in at the Regency Airport Hotel and  sent journalists there. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Gardaí investigating the gun attack at a Dublin hotel that left Dublin criminal David Byrne dead and two others wounded have been seizing images and v(...)

Niall Collins, Fianna Fáil  justice spokesman,  outlined some justice and security elements of the party’s manifesto near the location of  Friday’s fatal shooting at the Regency Hotel. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil has said it will bring the strength of An Garda Síochána to 15,000 and review sentences for serious crimes if it is in government after th(...)

Gardai have asked that anyone who travelled through the townland of Gooig or in the vicinity of Daly’s Cross in Co Limerick at around 6am to contact them.

A man has been killed after he was struck by a car while walking in Castleconnell, Co Limerick on Sunday morning. Gardai said the crash happened in (...)

A file image of weapons and drugs seized in Co Kildare in 2008 as part of a series of Garda raids targeting cannabis smuggling into Ireland. Gardaí said a substantial amount of cannabis had been recovered after a car was stopped and during follow-up searches. Photograph: PA

Dubliner David Byrne, who was shot dead by a gang of six men at the Regency Hotel in Dublin on Friday had close links with an international Irish-led (...)

Protests outside the GPO in Dublin on Saturday over the launch of anti-immigration group Pegida. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

RTÉ is to make a formal complaint today after one of its cameramen was injured during a clash between protesters and gardaí in Dublin city centre on (...)

A public tip-off led to gardaí seizing €840,000 worth of heroin from a parked car in Dublin during the week. Gardaí from the Drugs and Organised Crim(...)

A woman has died in a road traffic collision that occurred at Baymore Cross, Laytown, Co Meath, on Saturday at approximately 2pm. A woman in her 40s (...)

David Byrne: list of convictions was minimal but he was regarded as a significant gangland figure by gardaí. Photograph: Paddy Cummins

The man murdered by a six-strong gang during a shooting attack at a packed boxing event in north Dublin’s Regency Hotel had escaped serious convictio(...)

Two men have been arrested in connection with the murder of Kenneth O’Brien (33) (left).  The  Garda underwater unit has being searching  a canal in Co Kildare for his remains.

Two men remain in custody in connection with the murder of Kenneth O’Brien whose dismembered remains were found dumped at a number of locations last m(...)