Garda Catherine McGowan at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on March 3rd, 2015. Photograph: Collins Courts

The supervisor of a garda accused of forging a letter from the Director of Public Prosecutions has denied he told her if she “admitted wrongdoing” she(...)

The HSE has begun an investigation into an alleged assault on a patient with an intellectual disability by a staff member at one of its centres.Accord(...)

Maurice Walsh: Denied several other claims by Ms Farrell including he went to her bedroom in a Dublin hotel. Photograph: Collins

A Garda Det Insp has denied as an “outrageous lie” a claim by Marie Farrell he exposed himself to her in the toilets of Schull golf club sometime in s(...)

Martin Foley, a father of three known as The Viper, has survived five attempts on his life and has been wounded a total of 14 times. File photograph: Marc O’Sullivan/Collins

Veteran criminal Martin Foley was in hospital on Monday afternoon after requiring medical attention while under arrest.The 64-year-old Dubliner and on(...)

A man has been jailed for the distribution of herbal cannabis in Ireland following a raid on a Clondalkin house in 2014. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man who previously served five years in the UK for the importation of cocaine has been jailed for the distribution of herbal cannabis in Ireland. Ma(...)

Retired Garda Sergeant Peter Carr leaving the Four Courts after he was awarded €50,000 damages following a High Court Garda Compensation judgment. Photograph: Courts Collins

A retired Garda sergeant, who suffered post-traumatic stress disorder after having been involved in the Gort, Co Galway, 21-hour siege eight years ago(...)

Jules Thomas and her partner Ian Bailey pictured leaving the Four Courts last month during his High Court action for damages. File Photograph: Courts Collins

Marie Farrell told a Garda Inspector and a solicitor she had been harassed a number of times by Ian Bailey, a High Court jury has heard.Former inspect(...)

Launching her party’s clár for the Sinn Féin Ardfheis in Derry on Friday and Saturday, Ms McDonald referred to her party’s recent abstention in the vote on Independent Socialist Clare Daly’s defeated Bill to permit abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary-Lou McDonald has said she wants her party’s ardfheis this week to accept a motion allowing for abortion in cases of fatal(...)

Derek Brockwell escaped custody on February 17th and was recaptured. Photograph: Irish Prison Service /PA

Gardaí investigating the escape from prison custody of armed robber Derek Brockwell and the stabbing of two prison officers have arrested another pris(...)

The jury in the trial for the murder of Martin Brophy in Waterford has seen photographs of swelling on the hands of the accused, taken the same week Mr Brophy’s body was discovered. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A jury in the trial of a Waterford man charged with murdering Martin Brophy have been shown photographs of swelling on the accused’s hands taken on th(...)