A man who poured boiling water over his partner’s back in front of their four children has been given a two-year suspended sentence at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. File photograph: Collins Courts

A man who poured boiling water over his partner’s back in front of their four children has been given a two-year suspended sentence over what a judge (...)

Paul Kavanagh (25) of Belgard Square, Tallaght, Dublin leaves Dublin Circuit Criminal Court after being convicted of theft. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man who stole almost €54,000 from the shop he worked in by awarding himself fake Lotto wins has been jailed for 18 months. Paul Kavanagh (25) spent(...)

Paul Kavanagh, a Dublin man who stole almost €54,000 from the shop he worked in by awarding himself fake Lotto wins, has been given a chance to repay the money to avoid jail.

A Dublin man who stole almost €54,000 from the shop he worked in by awarding himself fake Lotto wins has been given a chance to repay the money in ord(...)

A 41-year-old man who strangled his brother to death with a bungee cord and was found not guilty of his murder by reason of insanity, has been committed to the Central Mental Hospital.

A 41-year-old man who strangled his brother to death with a bungee cord and was found not guilty of his murder by reason of insanity, has been committ(...)

Jason Campbell from Tallaght in December 2006. He has been sentenced to four years in prison.  File photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

A man who raided his local post office and a doctor’s surgery six weeks after being released from a 10-year jail term for robbery has been sentenced t(...)

Dariusz Rejniewicz of Fairview Strand, Fairview, Dublin but originally from Poland, pleaded guilty  to handling stolen property at McDonalds on Grafton Street. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A former Google employee has been given a suspended sentence for trying to sell a stolen laptop back to his colleague.The laptop was stolen from a wor(...)