Ian Bailey gave a blood sample and was tested for driving under the influence of cannabis and he failed the test, the court heard. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times.

Former journalist Ian Bailey has been banned from driving for 12 months and fined a total of €700 after he was convicted of drug driving and possessio(...)

Ivan Gilder of Gearha North, Sneem, Co. Kerry pictured at Bantry District Court, Co Cork. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Cork Courts Limited

A 59-year-old man has been remanded on bail after he was charged with a number of firearms offences including illegal possession of a pipe bomb, two f(...)

O’Sullivan pleaded guilty to 27 counts of stealing money. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Elderly people must be protected from those who would prey on their vulnerability and steal from them, warned a judge as he convicted a woman of steal(...)

Ferox trout being released. Estimates of their population size thought to be small.

A new scientific paper entitled: “The spawning location of vulnerable ferox trout (Salmo trutta L.) in Lough Corrib and Lough Mask catchments, Western(...)

Ian Bailey leaves Bantry Courthouse after his appearance on drug  charges. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Journalist Ian Bailey has appeared in court charged with a number of drug offences after he was stopped and arrested at a Garda checkpoint in West Cor(...)

Skibbereen District Court.

A woman whose husband told her that he had fathered a child after an affair some years previously has received a six-month suspended sentence after sh(...)

A 30-year-old man has been  charged in relation to a serious assault which has left a 73-year-old man in a critical condition in a Cork hospital. File photograph: Getty Images

A 30-year-old man has been remanded in custody after he was charged in relation to a serious assault which has left a 73-year-old man in a critical co(...)

Two people have been arrested in Portugal in relation to the seizure of €187,000 worth of cannabis herb and plants in Co Cork. File photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters

Two people have been arrested in Portugal in relation to the seizure of €187,000 worth of drugs in Co Cork in 2016. The two, a man in his 30s and a w(...)