After years of budgetary cuts, the latest murder in the Kinihan/Hutch feud has renewed debate over the capacity – or otherwise – of the Garda to act a(...)

Gardaí in Crumlin are leading the investigation. Photograph: The Irish Times

Gardaí will use specialist equipment to scan the ground before beginning any dig in the garden of a Dublin house where it is claimed the remains of tw(...)

Prison officers were “over exaggerating” the facilities made available to serious criminals in the State’s jails and it was crucial the prison system (...)

 Anna Quigley, Carina O Brien, Joe Dowling, Patrick Gates, Mel Mac Giobhuin, Fergus Mc Cabe, Christy Burke and Seanie Lambe at Killarney Street as the  Inner-City Organisations Network met. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald must visit Dublin’s north inner-city to witness for herself the “devastation” being “wreaked” by the drugs cri(...)

 Former chief executive of Irish Life & Permanent, Denis Casey  Pic: Collins Courts.

A former bank chief accused of conspiracy to mislead investors told gardaí­ that the Financial Regulator told him in March 2008 to support a “green je(...)

Gardaí at the Sunset House, Summerhill, where Michael Barr was shot dead on Monday. Photograph: Cyril Bryne/The Irish Times

The Government has offered its full support to An Garda Síochána and access to “all resources necessary” in the force’s attempts to bring an end to th(...)

Garda Superintendent Sarah Meyler of the National Vetting Bureau, Kieran Downey of Garda IT,  GAA children’s officer Gearóid Ó Maoilmhichíl and Assistant Garda Commissioner Jack Nolan during the launch of the eVetting System at the DMR Regional Office, Garda Headquarters, Harcourt Square, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Garda vetting for people applying to work with children or vulnerable people will be completed within days rather than weeks under a new “e-vetting” s(...)

Gardaí are investigating the death of a man following a road collision in north Dublin on Thursday.

A man in his forties has died after he was struck by a van in north Dublin on Thursday night. According to gardaí the man was walking on the Finglas(...)

Widow Joanne McGibbon (centre) with her daughters Michaela and Seana and Fr Gary Donegan (extreme right) joins members of the public at a vigil in the grounds of Holy Cross Church, Ardoyne, in memory of  taxi driver and father-of-four Michael McGibbon, who was shot dead in North Belfast at the weekend. Photograph: Kelvin Boyes/Press Eye

At Holy Cross Church in north Belfast last week, Joanne McGibbon said the local Ardoyne community was stronger than those who just days earlier had mu(...)

Flowers at the Sunset House pub, Dublin. “Interestingly another murder happened a few short hours later in Dublin’s inner city within a short distance of a closed Fitzgibbon Street Garda station.”  Photo: Gareth Chaney

The first public test of the new Policing Authority came on Monday when it conducted a public meeting with the Garda Síochána commissioner and senior (...)