Melissa O’Keeffe (left) and her sister Amy Barrett leave court  after their father, Jerry O’Keeffe (69), was remanded in custody. Photograph: Collins Courts

A retired soldier who pleaded guilty to raping his daughter over a five year period and to regularly abusing another daughter will be sentenced next m(...)

Retired surgeon Michael Shine (85), of Wellington Road, Dublin 4, arriving at  Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on Tuesday. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A retired surgeon has gone on trial accused of indecently assaulting six teenage boys while he was treating them as patients. Dr Michael Shine (85) d(...)

  Brian Bobey (64) who has been jailed for   18 months for fraudulently taking a total of €158,726 in benefits from the State between 1997 and 2013.  Photograph: Collins Courts

A Dublin man who claimed his late mother’s pension for 16 years after her death has been jailed for a year and a half. Father-of-two Brian Bobey (64)(...)

 Jade Maguire gave a  victim impact statement at the Central Criminal court where her father Danny Keena was given a  life sentence for murdering her  mother Brigid Maguire. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Co Westmeath man has been handed a life sentence for murdering the mother of his children, who’ve said they will never forgive him. Jade Maguire, w(...)

Marta Herda knew her passenger Csaba Orsos could not swim. Photograph: Collins Courts.

Ruaidhrí­ Giblin A 30-year-old woman who drove a man who loved her into a deep harbour, where he drowned, has lost an appeal against her conviction (...)

Danny Keena of Empor, Ballynacargy was on trial at the Central Criminal Court, charged with the murder of 43-year-old Brigid Maguire (above) on November 14th, 2015.

A Co Westmeath man is facing a life sentence after being convicted of murdering the mother of his two children by strangling her two months after she (...)

David Black, who worked at the high-security Maghaberry Prison in Co Antrim, was shot dead in 2012 as he drove to work on a motorway near Lurgan in Co Armagh on November 1st last.

A Dublin man who bought the car later used in the fatal shooting of Northern Ireland prison officer David Black will be sentenced later this month at (...)

The victim suffered a fractured skull and internal bleeding, and spent a number of days in intensive care. File photograph: iStock/Getty Images

A father-to-be who struck a man on the head with a golf club ‘in a moment of madness’ and fractured his skull has been jailed for a year. Dean Sutcli(...)

Brian Bobey (64) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to fraudulently taking a total of €158,726 in benefits from the State between 1997 and 2013. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Dublin man is to be sentenced next week after he admitted claiming his dead mother’s pension for 16 years. Father-of-two Brian Bobey (64) pleaded g(...)

A Dublin man with a “very bad record” has had his sentence for robbing a filling station while on temporary release from prison upheld by the Court of Appeal.

A Dublin man with a “very bad record” has had his sentence for robbing a filling station while on temporary release from prison upheld by the Court of(...)