Paddy Jackson arriving at  Laganside Magistrates court. He is charged with one count of rape and one count of sexual assault. Photograph: Pacemaker

Prosecuting barrister Toby Hedworth revisited rugby player Paddy Jackson’s interview with a female detective by reading to the court Jackson’s replies(...)

Ulster rugby player Paddy Jackson said in a statement he knew the complainant was interested in him because she touched him in a flirty way and was trying to chat to him. Photograph: PA

A woman who alleges she was raped by Ireland and Ulster Rugby player Paddy Jackson was being “forward” and was staring at him during the night, the pl(...)

Police said a 34-year-old man arrested in the Poleglass area (above) of Belfast on Wednesday has been released unconditionally. File  photograph: Google Street View

Detectives investigating the murder of a man in front of his partner and an 11-year-old child have made an arrest under the Terrorism Act. Raymond J(...)

Garda protect then tánaiste Joan Burton from anti-water charge demonstrators in 2014. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

The policing operation around an anti-water charges protest in Jobstown, Dublin, in 2014 lacked “strategic direction” and risk assessments were not ca(...)

Two men,  aged 29 and 48, are being questioned under the Terrorism Act at Musgrave police station (above) in Belfast. File photograph: Google Street View

Two men have been arrested in Co Armagh in Northern Ireland in relation to serious crime under the Terrorism Act. The arrests, made by detectives fr(...)

The raid was carried out by the PSNI’s Organised Crime Unit on the Gilnahirk Road in east Belfast.

Detectives in the North have arrested five people and seized approximately £350,000 of herbal cannabis following the search of a car. The raid was ca(...)

Ireland and Ulster rugby player Stuart Olding arrives at Belfast Crown Court on February 5th: Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The rape trial of Ireland and Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding resumed on Tuesday with evidence from officers from the PSNI’s Rape(...)

Rory Harrison was initially interviewed by the PSNI as a witness, prior to being charged with perverting the course of justice and withholding information, allegations he denies. Photograph: Pacemaker

Rape was something the young women had discussed, in the weeks before the events which are the subject of the ongoing trial in Belfast’s Crown Court. (...)

Raymond Johnston who was shot dead in West Belfast on Tuesday night. Photograph: Pacemaker

A man shot dead in West Belfast has been named as Raymond Johnston (28). He was gunned down in Poleglass around 8pm on Tuesday night. He was targeted(...)

Detectives are investigating the suspicious death of a 64-year-old woman whose body was found in her home on the same night that her car was stolen. (...)

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