Tiarnan O’Mahoney was sentenced to three years in prison by Judge Patrick McCartan at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court in July, 2015. Photograph: Collins

Appeals against the convictions of two former Anglo Irish Bank officials have begun at the Court of Appeal in Dublin. Tiarnan O’Mahoney, former chief(...)

A serial burglar who previously targeted a Circuit Court judge’s house has been jailed for three years. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A serial burglar who previously targeted a Circuit Court judge’s house has been jailed for three years.Vincent McNally (32) was due to be sentenced by(...)

A judge has sent a serial burglar to another court for sentence after hearing that the man had previously broken into his house

A judge has sent a serial burglar to another court for sentence after hearing that the man had previously broken into his house.Vincent McNally (32) w(...)

A man has avoided jail after smashing up a house on seeing ‘graphic’  messages his girlfriend was sending another man. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man has avoided jail for going “on a rampage” and smashing up his house after seeing “very graphic” text messages his girlfriend was sending to anot(...)

Colin Joyce threatened to release confidential information about 1,300 patients and have their details posted on Wikipedia. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

A Cork medical school dropout who sent threatening letters to 10 of his past supervisors and tutors at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)(...)

Clifford Whitehouse (39), of Knockbrack Downs, Drogheda, Co Louth, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to violent disorder at Chapel Street, Balbriggan, Co Dublin,  on November 11th, 2013. File photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A father of four has been jailed for four months for his role in a violent incident outside a Balbriggan school while many people were dropping off th(...)

Leonard Dumbrell (26), of The Park, Clonattin Village, Gorey, but originally from Inchicore in Dublin 8, pleaded guilty to car theft in Dublin 4 and two counts of dangerous driving in Dublin city centre on January 2nd, 2013.  Photograph: Reuters

A Wexford man who led gardaí on a high-speed city centre chase in Dublin has been allowed out on bail to attend residential drug treatment, pending se(...)

 The former chief executive of  Anglo Irish Bank in the UK Declan Quilligan arrives at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court today. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A former director of Anglo Irish Bank has said with the benefit of hindsight, he wished everyone had signed off on the “Maple 10” deal because (...)

 Anthony Lyons of Griffith Avenue, Drumcondra. Photograph: Collins Courts

The Court of Criminal Appeal has ordered the preparation of a probation report on Anthony Lyons, in advance of the State’s appeal on grounds of undue (...)

 Anthony Lyons: claimed he was ovecome with an “irresistible urge” due to a combination of alcohol and medicines. Photograph: Collins

The State’s appeal on grounds of undue leniency against the six-month sentence handed down to sex attacker Anthony Lyons has been given a priority lis(...)