Evidence is collected at the scene of the shooting  on Kiltalown Road, Tallaght last May. Photograph: Collins

A father of three shot dead in front of his partner died of gunshot wounds to the torso and thigh. Alan O’Neill (35), of Kiltalown Rd, Tallaght, Dubl(...)

Reports of turmoil and rebellion within the Oireachtas banking inquiry and predictions of its imminent collapse were exaggerated. They reflected perso(...)

A heroin addict who attacked an American student with a machete and factured her skull faces a five year jail term. Brian Veale (30) pleaded guilty to(...)

Gardaí and emergency services at the scene of the fatal crash on the M1 in Louth on Monday. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Gardaí believe a man who was killed when he drove his car the wrong way down a motorway was taking his own life after murdering his wife. The couple w(...)

Retired Supreme Court judge Nial Fennelly is chairing the commission. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Fennelly Commission, set up to investigate the circumstances surrounding the retirement of former Garda commissioner Martin Callinan and the recor(...)

Garda Sgt Dave Haughney who was assaulted when he and a colleague made a routine traffic stop in Cork in 2014. Photograph: Provision

A Garda sergeant feared he was going to die after he was hit in the face by a rock thrown during a fracas in Co Cork, a court has heard. Sgt David Hau(...)

A child sex abuse victim has told Cork Circuit Criminal Court  that he felt he was being assaulted all over again due to a statement by his abuser. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

An victim of child sex abuse has said that he felt he was being abused all over again when his abuser told gardaí that he could not remember sexually (...)

Jimmy Devaney has pleaded not guilty at the Central Criminal Court to murdering Marie Greene in Co Westmeath on February 13th, 2011. Photograph: Court Collins.

The prosecution has finished calling evidence in the trial of a retired army private accused of murdering a woman who he claimed blackmailed him for u(...)

Fine Gael TD Frank Feighan. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Gardaí are investigating a “sinister” death threat which was hand-delivered to Fine Gael TD Frank Feighan on Monday morning. The handwritten letter wa(...)

A Luas driver alerted gardaí when she saw a burglar breaking into an empty apartment near Tallaght tram stop, Dublin Circuit Criminal Court has heard.(...)