Orla McKeown (grandniece of Det Sgt  Patrick McKeown) and Marie Hyland (daughter of Det Garda Richard Hyland) with Garda Commissioner Drew Harris at the unveiling of a plaque to honour the two members of An Garda Síochána killed in duty 81 years ago. Photograph: Colin Keegan

Sinn Féin has been accused of snubbing a Dublin City Council event to commemorate two gardaí killed in the line of duty more than 80 years ago. A pa(...)

Executed: Thomas Harte and Patrick McGrath.

Eighty years ago this week, a barely remembered event in the history of law and order within the Irish state occurred, yet the significance of it cann(...)

Michael Ferris of Rattoo, Ballyduff, Co Kerry,  who denies murdering  John Anthony O’Mahony of Ardoughter on April 4th, 2017.  Photograph:  Domnick Walsh Eye Focus

The jury will resume its deliberations on Friday in the trial of a north Kerry farmer who denies murdering a neighbouring landowner. Ms Justice Carm(...)