Gardaí on patrol in Dublin city centre last month. Photograph: Tom Honan

Gardaí in Dublin are to change their approach to the policing of public socialising after widespread criticism of the way the large crowds that gather(...)

All quiet on the Dublin city centre front: outdoor diners in Temple Bar on Sunday. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times

The atmosphere around the streets of Dublin’s south city centre was transformed on Monday evening from the disruption of the previous nights to one of(...)

Gardaí take names and addresses from protesters who gathered in Dublin city centre following the death of Sarah Everard in the UK.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Dublin gardaí have initiated investigations into 38 protests which have taken place in the capital so far this year. Several of these investigations (...)

Joe opened the door. Even if he was a younger, healthier man, he could have done little to stop what happened next. Photograph: iStock

The Keoghs were not expecting any visitors to their home in Newbridge, Co Kildare on New Year’s Eve. Joe (92) and Evelyn (89) had been cocooning for n(...)

Aggravated burglary rates across Dublin rose by more than 25 per cent last year. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Aggravated burglary rates across Dublin rose by more than 25 per cent last year, with Garda data showing a particular surge in the crime in the north (...)

It is the first time such gender equality has been reached at the top of the Garda and is a record number of women in those ranks. Photograph: Frank Miller

Half of the most senior posts in An Garda Síochána are now filled by women following the appointment of a PSNI officer to the rank of assistant commis(...)