A third youth has been charged over a burglary where a gang armed with knives allegedly threatened to chop off a woman’s fingers in front of her young son. Photograph: Getty Images

A third youth has been charged over a burglary where a gang armed with knives allegedly threatened to chop off a woman’s fingers in front of her young(...)

A Dublin youth who was aged 14 when he allegedly raped a young girl is to stand trial.He appeared at the Dublin Children’s Court where Judge John O’C(...)

The teenager  was overtaking vehicles at high speed during the Garda chase  and drove in excess of 100km/h . After about five minutes, the youth pulled in and was arrested.

A Dublin youth, who led gardaí on a high-speed pursuit in rush-hour traffic, has been disqualified from driving for six years.Judge John O’Connor had (...)

A 17-year-old boy  from Dublin’s northside is charged with criminal damage to the value of €3,453 to windows on a Sligo-Dublin train on June 27th last.

A Dublin youth is to face trial accused of a vandalism rampage after he allegedly forced a train to a sudden stop by pulling the emergency chord.The 1(...)

 Judge John O’Connor ordered that three girls will face trial for robbery at the Dublin Children’s Court next month.  Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Three teenage girls have pleaded not guilty to robbery of a female Brazilian student who was allegedly beaten and mugged in Dublin city centre after s(...)

 Granny O’Grimm: Are grandparents naughty or nice? Photograph: Irish Film Board/PA Wire

The warmth and affection which young people have for their grandparents has always struck me as a positive thing in the world – but it was not (...)