Paul Richardson and his wife Marie speaking to media outside Dublin Circuit Criminal Court  in January 2014 after an earlier verdict in relation to their family being held hostage. File photograph: Collins Courts

Three men have been convicted of kidnapping a family at gunpoint and carrying out a €2.08 million cash-in-transit van robbery 13 years ago. After nea(...)

Christopher Corcoran outside Dublin Circuit Court after he was found not guilty by direction of holding a Securicor staff member and his family hostage in 2005. Photograph: Collins Courts.

Two men previously jailed for taking part in the kidnapping of a family have been found not guilty after a “dramatic” ruling that mobile phone records(...)