Imre Arakas

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Cash and drugs haul seized by Garda in 2018. Photograph: PA

There is a general perception that judges and the justice system go easier on offenders than they did in years past. This is something not missed by (...)

As well as been a major destination for cocaine, Ireland, along with a handful of other EU countries, is now a base for international export for “other, less saturated and potentially more profitable, markets,” the report notes.

Irish criminals and their EU counterparts are exporting cocaine to non-EU countries as the market here becomes saturated, Europol has warned. Countri(...)

The Courts of Criminal Justice on Parkgate St, Dublin. Fianna Fáil’s justice spokesman Mr Jim O’Callaghan has introduced a private members bill to increase the maximum sentence from 10 years to life imprisonment. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

The maximum sentence for conspiracy to murder, which has been set at 10 years since 1860, must be increased in light of recent gangland crime, accordi(...)

Assistant Garda Commissioner in charge of organised crime John O’Driscoll has said that he would like to have the funds spent on free legal aid for cr(...)

Imre Arakas’s presence in Ireland came about after the Kinahan gang decided to start employing professional killers in their war against the Hutch family.

Imre Arakas, the 60-year-old Estonian jailed yesterday for planning an assassination on behalf of the Kinahan crime gang, has had many titles over the(...)

Ex-wrestler and father-of-two Imre Arakas.

An Estonian hitman who was contracted by an international crime cartel to kill an Irish rival as been jailed by the Special Criminal Court for six yea(...)

Imre Arakas   admitted  to conspiring with others  to murder James Gately

An Estonian man has pleaded guilty at the non-jury Special Criminal Court to conspiring to murder a man in Northern Ireland last year. Imre Arakas (5(...)

Imre Arakas has been charged with conspiring to kill a long-time friend of the Hutch family.

A man charged with conspiracy to murder a friend of the Hutch family has been further remanded in custody. Gardaí from the Drugs and Organised Crime (...)

Imre Arakas has been charged with conspiring to kill a long-time friend of the Hutch family.

An Estonian man has been charged with conspiring to kill a long-time friend of the Hutch family. Gardaí from the Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau sup(...)