Security software firm Trend Micro, which has its European headquarters in Cork, has agreed a three-year deal with Interpol to help support the police(...)

An image of the facial reconstruction of the man was done in an attempt to find him.

Gardaí in Galway have established the identity of a man whose body was found in woods in Connemara in 2006, after extensive national and international(...)

Named Operation Archimedes, police say  1,027 people have been arrested so far, drug seizures have included 599kg of cocaine, 200kg of heroin and 1.3 tonnes of cannabis, and that 30 Romanian children have been saved from trafficking. Cannabis plant pictured. File photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Police from 34 countries, including Ireland, have taken part in what they describe as the largest internationally co-ordinated action against organise(...)

Gardaí are working with Interpol to try to contact the next of kin of an elderly man found dead in Westport, Co Mayo.

An elderly man is believed to have lain dead in an apartment in Co Mayo for up to a month before his body was discovered.Gardaí are working with Inter(...)

 Undated handout file photo issued by Hampshire Police of Ashya King who was found in southern Spain yesterday. Photograph: Hampshire Police/PA

The grandmother of a five-year-old brain cancer patient whose parents took him out of hospital without doctors’ consent has criticised police for arre(...)

A KML stewardess pays her respects at Schiphol Airport during a national day of mourning for the victims killed in Thursday’s Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 plane disaster, in Schiphol. Photograph:  Cris Toala Olivares/Reuters

As the first set of bodies of MH17 victims arrived in the Netherlands, efforts to identify them will begin. The remains were left outdoors for two day(...)

 Refrigerated train cars holding the bodies of passengers from Malaysia Airlines flight MH17  at the train station  in Torez, Ukraine. Photograph: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images.

Ukraine has accused separatist rebels of hiding evidence that a Russian missile was used to shoot down a Malaysian airliner, while Britain said Moscow(...)

An Irish man was knocked down and killed on a motorway near Düren (red marker on map), Germany after allegedly stabbing three people in an attack early Monday morning. Image: Google Maps.

An Irish man was knocked down and killed on a motorway in Germany yesterday morning after allegedly stabbing three people.The first two stabbings were(...)

Steve Goddard, the acting head of refereeing for the South African Football Association in 2010, said he had refused a bribe from Football 4U International, a front for a match-fixing syndicate, over the appointment of referees. Photograph: New York Times

A soccer referee named Ibrahim Chaibou walked into a bank in a small South African city carrying a bag filled with as much as $100,000 in $100 bills, (...)

 Budapest’s Sziget music festival is on an island in the Danube River

Sónar Barcelona, Spain, June 12th-14th There’s no shortage of music festivals to choose from in and around Barcelona, but Sónar might be (...)