In a photo from the Jalisco State Attorney General’s office, Ethan Couch, who was arrested by authorities in the resort city of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, on December 28th less than three weeks after he and his mother fled Texas. Photograph: The New York Times

A rich Texas teenager who fled with his mother to Mexico to avoid possible jail time for violating his probation in a drunken-driving crash that left(...)

A judge has ordered the arrest of a youth facing trial over the Jobstown anti water charges protest last year during which Tánaiste Joan Burton was al(...)

A Dublin youth who was allegedly “smirking and then ran off” after crashing into a car carrying two young children has been sent forward for trial. T(...)

Liam Lambert in the fire-damaged area of the Lambert Puppet Theatre with Judge of ‘Wanderley Wagon’. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with arson after a fire gutted the Lambert Puppet Theatre – home to the characters of children’s television prog(...)

A Dublin teenager accused of holding a knife to a 90-year-old woman during a burglary has been sent forward for trial to the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

A Dublin teenager accused of holding a knife to a 90-year-old woman during a burglary has been sent forward for trial to the Dublin Circuit Criminal C(...)

A teenage girl self harmed when she developed suicidal thoughts after reading derogatory comments about her on Facebook, a police officer told Derry Magistrate’s Court on Monday.  Photograph: Martin Keene/PA Wire.

A teenage girl self harmed when she developed suicidal thoughts after reading derogatory comments about her on Facebook, a police officer told Derry M(...)

A teenager appeared in Dublin’s Children’s Court to face charges in connection with a fatal crash on December 20th, 2014. File photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland

A Dublin teenager is to face trial following a crash which claimed the life of a 15-year-old boy. Transition-year student Dayne Cody suffered serious (...)

Two teenage boys have been charged with burglary at an address in Tallaght after a mother jumped out of an upstairs bedroom window holding her 18-month old baby during the alleged raid. Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland.

A mother jumped out an upstairs bedroom window holding her 18-month old baby during an alleged raid on her home, a court has been told. Two teenage co(...)

A fast-food deliveryman was robbed at knife-point by six youths when he went to drop off a pizza at a house, Dublin Children’s Court has heard.One 16-(...)

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(...)