French Police

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Ian Bailey and his partner Jules Thomas. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill / THE IRISH TIMES

Ian Bailey’s partner Jules Thomas and Marie Farrell are among the witnesses whom the French authorities have asked to come to Paris next week to (...)

French anti-riot police officers and protesters  during an anti-government  yellow vests demonstration  in Lyon, central-eastern France, today. Photograph: Jean-Philippe Ksiazek/AFP/Getty

French police fired tear gas in skirmishes with masked demonstrators in Lyon and Nantes on Saturday, the 26th straight weekend of “yellow vest” prote(...)

A Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Vest) protester holds the  French tricolour. Photograph: Ian Langsdon

Dozens of masked and hooded anarchists clashed with riot police in Paris on Wednesday, burning bins, smashing property and hurling bottles and rocks,(...)

The complaint about Brown was filed with police in the 17th arrondissement of northwest Paris. Photograph: Danny Moloshok/Reuters

R&B singer Chris Brown has been released from custody in Paris over rape allegations against him, officials say. Brown (29) and two other people (...)

Racing driver Hunter Abbott with AlcoSense personal use breathalyser. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Every household in Ireland should be given a single-use breathalyser because of the implications of tighter drink-driving legislation now in force in (...)

People visit the Christmas Market, in Strasbourg, France, on Friday. Photograph: EPA

Strasbourg reopened its traditional Christmas market under heavy security on Friday, the morning after French police shot dead a gunman suspected of (...)

Firemen extinguish burning cars set alight by protesters wearing yellow vests, during clashes near the Place de l’Etoile in Paris, France. Stephane Mahe/Reuters

Police fired stun grenades, tear gas and water cannon in battles with “yellow vest” protesters in Paris, in a third weekend of nationwide unrest again(...)

A handout image made available by Interpol showing Meng Hongwei, Chinese President of Interpol. Photograph: EPA

French authorities have opened an inquiry into the disappearance of Meng Hongwei, the Chinese head of international police agency Interpol, after he r(...)

Alexandre Benalla protecting Emmanuel Macron in Rodez, on  May 5th, 2017. Photograph: Regis Duvignau

President Emmanuel Macron has been plunged into the biggest scandal and political crisis since he took office by the violent behaviour of his “Monsieu(...)

Ryanair made the ‘booze ban’ call after a group of Irish-based holidaymakers forced an Ibiza-bound  flight from Dublin to divert to Paris on Saturday morning. Photograph: Tony Gentile/ Reuters

Ryanair’s call for an early morning booze ban at airports has been labelled “highly draconian” by the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA). The airline ma(...)

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