John Aylmer

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Monica Lawlor BL, for the Director of Public Prosecutions, said Finbarr Boyle stole money from a school for ‘selfish reasons’ including a ‘very large amount of golf equipment’. File photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images.

A former principal who stole €204,000 from his school for golf equipment and weekends away, has been sent to jail after his original suspended sentenc(...)

The handover of Ian Drennan’s report to the committee has been complicated by the issue of whether the document would be subject to privilege granting him legal immunity from defamation actions. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

The State’s corporate watchdog has asked an Oireachtas committee to clarify whether a report on the collapse of the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank c(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean Fitzpatrick leaving Dublin Circuit Criminal Court in May 2017 after he was acquitted on all charges. Photograph: Laura Hutton/Collins

The State’s corporate law watchdog has sought to cast blame beyond its office for the collapse of the criminal trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairm(...)

In his letter, Kevin O’Connell complains he has become ‘the personification’ of all that went wrong, and suggests he is not wholly to blame. Photograph: Collins Courts

The man whose shredding of files helped collapse the trial of former Anglo chairman Seán FitzPatrick wants a public hearing to explain his errors. Ke(...)

A paedophile who tipped off gardaí about plans by other men to ‘share’ an 11-year-old boy was found in possession of child pornography when officers subsequently raided his house.

A paedophile who tipped off gardaí about plans by other men to “share” an 11-year-old boy was found in possession of child pornography when officers s(...)

Ian Drennan said he “remained available to assist the committee in whatever way possible and would attend before the committee on whatever date specified in due course.” Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill / THE IRISH TIMES

The Director of Corporate Enforcement, the State’s company watchdog, may appear before an Oireachtas committee this year in what would be a first appe(...)

John O’Donnell (37) had pleaded not guilty to a charge of assault causing harm to Seamus O’Donnell (29). Image: Twitter.

A Donegal county councillor has been found not guilty of assault after a 4½ day trial at Letterkenny Circuit Court. John O’Donnell (37) had pleaded (...)

Gardaí were first alerted to the attack when a woman noticed a distressed man on the upstairs window ledge of a house e in Letterkenny.

A man who bit the top of his friend’s ears off in Co Donegal has been jailed for four years. Anthony Dempsey attacked John Kelly on November 5th last(...)

A man who caused €66,000 of damage to Ballyliffin Lodge Hotel in  Co Donegal during a naked rampage has been ordered to pay €5,000 compensation or face 20 months in prison.

A man who caused €66,000 of damage to a Co Donegal hotel during a naked rampage has been ordered to pay €5,000 compensation or face 20 months in priso(...)

Friends Kiara Baird (19) and Maria Wallace (38) died when Dermot Dowd (24) lost control of a car he was driving outside Ballybofey, Co Donegal, on September 21st, 2016. Photograph: North West Newspix

A drunk driver who killed two women after a drink and drugs binge said he would do anything to take back what he did. Friends Kiara Baird (19), and M(...)

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