April Collins

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Roy Collins, who was shot dead in 2009. His father was believed to have been the intended target. Photograph: Press 22

Two Limerick criminals have opened an appeal against their convictions for the murder of businessman Roy Collins in Limerick eight years ago. Wayne D(...)

A prison van carrying John Dundon is driven from the Special Criminal Court  from a previous hearing. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Notorious criminal brothers Wayne and John Dundon have had appeals against their convictions for making threats to kill dismissed by the Court of Appe(...)

The Court of Appeal will not review Wayne Dundon’s prison sentence for making threats to kill and intimidating witnesses

The Court of Appeal will not review Wayne Dundon’s prison sentence for making threats to kill and intimidating witnesses despite an appeal by prosecut(...)

Shane Geoghegan was shot dead  as he walked home from work in a case of mistaken identity.

An inquest into the death of rugby player Shane Geoghegan today has recorded a verdict of murder.Limerick Coroner’s Court heard medical evidence the 2(...)

John Dundon, who was jailed for life by the Special Criminal Court on Tuesday for the murder of Shane Geoghegan.
The Dundon legacy

It’s a wet Thursday afternoon and Mattie Collins is standing at the doorway of his home on Clarina Avenue. It’s no more than 30 metres from Hyde Ro(...)

John Dundon is driven under escort from the Special Criminal Court yesterday after he was  sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan. Photograph: Eric Luke

John Dundon had tried everything to avoid this day of reckoning.He had gone to the highest courts available to defer his trial until next year. That f(...)

April Collins: The court heard her evidence was credible but described her actions as “ reprehensible” in not acting to avert the shooting. Photograph: Press 22

John Dundon Dundon, who turns 31 later this month, has served lengthy prison sentences for threats to kill. Now, he faces a life-sentence for murder.H(...)

 John Dundon is driven under escort, from the Special Criminal Court, after being sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan, yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Carl O’BrienFive years after a murder which shook the city of Limerick and shocked the entire country, John Dundon has begun a life sentence for killi(...)

A 2006 file photograph of John Dundon.

Career criminal John Dundon has plenty of form in threatening to kill people.With two such convictions and lengthy prison sentences behind him, and no(...)

The Special Criminal Court has found that John Dundon was responsible for the killing of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick almost five years ago.

John Dundon has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick almost five years ago.The Special Criminal(...)

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