Gardaí at the scene of a shooting at Bernard Curtis House, a flat complex in the Bluebell area of Dublin at the weekend. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Gardaí are waiting for doctors’ clearance before interviewing a man who they believe shot himself accidentally shortly after a young mother was shot a(...)

The scene in Bluebell on Saturday. Photograph: Colin Gleeson

A woman shot and wounded in a gun attack in Dublin on Saturday has undergone surgery and remains seriously ill in hospital after the attack. The vict(...)

The boy’s mother had been unable to exit the Luas until the next stop at Blackhorse and get another Luas back to her terrified son. Photograph: Google Street View

A four-year-old child was left stranded and screaming on a rail platform when a Luas driver closed the doors before his mother could exit the tram, a (...)

Sean Connolly, in grey tracksuit, from Bernard Curtis House, Bluebell, Dublin, arriving at the Special Criminal Court in December 2012  where he was charged with the murder of Eamon Kelly.  File photograph: Collins Courts

The guilty plea by dissident republican Sean Connolly to the murder of fellow Dubliner Eamon Kelly was a surprise turn of events, even for gardaí inve(...)

Garda Technical Bureau members at the scence in Furry Park in Killester where Eamon Kelly was killed on December 4th, 2012. Seán Connolly (35), of Bernard Curtis House, Bluebell, has pleaded guilty to the murder.Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times.

A Dublin man has pleaded guilty at the Special Criminal Court to the murder of veteran criminal Eamon Kelly in Killester in 2012.Seán Connolly (35), o(...)

Carole Quinn showing mould in her flat in Inchicore, Dublin: she hopes the collective complaint will ‘get us some answers and force the council to come up with a plan’. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Carol Quinn “loves the community” in Bernard Curtis House flats in Bluebell, Dublin, where she lives with her sons, aged nine and 11, and her 20-year-(...)