The scene near Thomond Bridge in Limerick. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

Limerick City and County Council has confirmed the deaths of two men who drowned while carrying out remedial works on Thomond Bridge in Limerick city (...)

Keeley Murphy (17), who has been missing since August 27th.

A 17-year-old girl who was reported missing twice within the space of a week has still not been located, gardaí have said. A first appeal was launched(...)

Lar Corbett  has offered a reward for help leading to the recovery of cash stolen from his pub on Friday. Photograph: The Irish Times: Dara Mac Donaill

Tipperary hurler Lar Corbett has offered a reward of €5,000 for information on an intruder who broke into his pub and stole cash. Gardaí have confirme(...)

Sgt Darren McCarthy at a speed check on Conyngham Road, Dublin for National Slow Down Day.  Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

A Garda operation to encourage motorists to slow down caught 451 drivers breaking the speed limit over a 24 hour period today and yesterday. Some offe(...)

In recent years, young adult fiction has moved from the fantastical and the dystopian to an altogether more compelling and trickier terrain: real l(...)

Noirín O’Sullivan: did she consult with officers serving in the Border region, a senior garda wondered.

There was widespread surprise within the Garda at the content of a letter about the IRA that Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan sent to Sinn Féin TD(...)

Carlingford Lough is so narrow at Narrow Water that the Irish soldiers searching the undergrowth yesterday could see the faces of British army divers (...)

Garda Paula Malcomson runs a speed check on Conyngham Road, Dublin,  for National Slow Down Day. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

A 24-hour Garda Síochána clampdown on speeding has found comparatively few motorists breaking speed limits. Operation Slow Down, designed to raise a(...)

 Greenhills estate in  Athy, Co Kildare. Photograph: Michael Donnelly.

Gardaí have charged a man aged in his 40s in connection with the fatal shooting of Jason Doogue (22) in Athy, Co Kildare last week. The suspect is du(...)

“This is a highly deplorable incident,”  Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has said over the sending of a suspicious package sent to his constituency office. “It is not something any office of any occupation should have to deal with at any time.”  File photograph:  Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has condemned whoever sent a threatening package to his constituency office. A package, containing a suspiciou(...)