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Attendance at the official opening of the refurbished Cork courthouse on Anglesea Street. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

A new €34.8 million criminal court complex in Cork will meet the city’s needs for decades to come, according to Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan.(...)

Judge David Riordan has stepped down after a 22-year career on the bench

A Circuit Court judge has criticised some sections of the media for attacking sentences imposed by the courts rather than addressing the more complex (...)

A man  collected more than €36,000 in job seekers allowance while he was working under his brother’s name. Photograph: The Irish Times

A man who collected more than €36,000 in job seekers’ allowance while working under his brother’s name has been given a suspended jail term and ordere(...)

Gardaí identified and arrested a robber who held up a post office in Co Cork by tracking him for some 65km to his home in Co Limerick using CCTV footage, a court has heard. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Gardaí identified and arrested a robber who held up a post office in Co Cork by tracking him for some 65km to his home in Co Limerick using CCTV foota(...)

The accused pleaded guilty to demanding €10,000 with menaces from his sister-in-law. File photograph: Getty Images

A 53-year-old man has written a letter of apology to his sister-in-law over a bizarre scheme where he demanded €10,000 from her after he sent her sexu(...)

Mary Williamson, from Bantry, Co Cork at Cork Circuit Criminal Court on Wednesday. Photograph: Cork Courts Limited

A 27-year-old has been jailed for 18 months for her part in a scam where she and another woman lured a middle-aged man to a house with a promise of a (...)

Jonathan Heaphy said the search lasted around nine hours during which time they removed skirting boards, window boards and floor boards, drilled dozens of holes in partition walls, removed a bath panel and a sink pedestal in the bathroom but found nothing and left the house “wrecked”. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A convicted drug dealer and money launderer has failed in a civil action for compensation against An Garda Síochána over damage to his house during a (...)

Cork Circuit Criminal Court heard that Customs Officers received information about a package being delivered by An Post and carried out tests on a white powder in the package. Photograph: Getty Images

A 46-year-old man who accepted a delivery of €42,000 worth of cocaine hidden in a box of clothing to a house in Co Cork has been jailed for five years(...)

Pat O’Dwyer was back before Cork Circuit Criminal Court for sentence after he pleaded guilty last week to the extortion of €10,000 from his sister-in-law.

A 52-year-old man has apologised to his sister-in-law after he sent her a letter with sexually explicit pictures of a porn model with whom he alleged (...)

A social worker put the names of children who were never in care on an official HSE register of at risk young people in order to carry out a fraud which allow her to claim almost €100,000 in payments, a court has heard.

A social worker put the names of children who were never in care on an official HSE register of at risk young people in order to carry out a fraud whi(...)

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