Michael Casey, Clonlong Halting Site, Limerick, had pleaded guilty to a series of burglaries, including one at the home of John O’Donoghue at Toomaline, Doon, on August 27th, 2015.

Increased prison sentences are being sought for two men involved in a burglary at the home of a 62-year-old Limerick man who collapsed and died as he (...)

Two men and a woman have been remanded on bail after they were charged in connection with a €140,000 drugs seizure by gardaí when they stopped two car(...)

Brian Rattigan who has won an appeal against his conviction for the murder of a man in Dublin more than 16 years ago.  Photograph: Collins

Brian Rattigan has won a Supreme Court appeal against his conviction for the murder of a man in Dublin more than 16 years ago. The Director of Publi(...)

The scene of the Garda raid and shooting on Barnwell Drive, Ballymun, Dublin, on Thursday. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Two women arrested in relation to an incident in Ballymun, Dublin, during which a garda was shot have been released without charge. A file is being (...)

Advocate for victims of domestic violence Emma Murphy (left) with Orla O’ Connor, director of the National Womens Council of Ireland. Photograph: Colm Mahady/Fennells

Victims of domestic violence have no faith in the court system and this prevents them from going to the Garda, according to a woman whose ex-partner a(...)

Many victims of domestic violence choose family rather than criminal courts, as they are not entitled to anonymity during the criminal prosecution process. File image: Reuters

Consideration should be given to establishing “fast-track” criminal courts to handle domestic violence cases, a Director of Public Prosecutions offici(...)

Shaun Abrahams: Since his appointment, he  has been accused of displaying bias in favour of President Jacob Zuma around criminal cases, allegations Mr Abrahams denies. Photograph:  Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters

South Africa’s chief prosecutor Shaun Abrahams has been ordered to vacate his post by the high court after it ruled that his appointment by President(...)

Adam O’Keeffe, with an address c/o St Vincent’s Hostel, has been charged with the murder of Amy McCarthy at Sheares Street, Cork.

A man has been remanded in custody after he was charged with the murder of a 22-year-old mother of one whose body was found in a derelict office in Co(...)

Det Garda Padraig Reddington gave evidence of arrest, charge and caution in relation to both charges, and told the court  Mr O’Brien made no reply to either charge after caution

A man has been remanded in custody after he was charged with impersonating a garda and stealing €700 in cash from a 97-year-old man in Cork. John Bu(...)

Gardaí operating a speed camera as part of a penalty points for speeding operation. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The latest report on the cancellation of penalty points by gardaí appears to bring the matter to a close. The problem was perhaps not as widespread a(...)

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