Liam Whoriskey who has been jailed for 15 years at Derry Crown Court for the manslaughter of three-year-old Kayden McGuinness.  File photograph: Cate McCurry/PA Wire

A man has been sentenced to 15 years in jail for causing the death of a three-year-old boy with suspected autism. Kayden McGuinness suffered 15 bruis(...)

Aaron Hyland (22)  was jailed for eleven years at the Crown Court in Derry for  violence the judge described as sickening.

A woman was left with life-changing internal injuries to her vagina and rectum after a man used the handle of a claw hammer to violate her. Aaron Hy(...)

Callaghan pleaded guilty to 14 charges of indecently assaulting the three sisters in the homes of family members and friends in Derry between January 1972 and January 1982.

A woman broke down and cried in the Crown Court in Derry yesterday when a Co Donegal pensioner who sexually abused her and her two sisters over a 10-y(...)

A judge in Derry has ruled the onus is on people charged with drugs offences to prove to the courts there was a specific death threat against them if (...)

 Sammy Tweed,  who escaped from court in 1974 when he was charged in connection with an arms haul, was  jailed for two years at Belfast Crown Court.

A former loyalist paramilitary who had been on the run from police for almost 40 years has been jailed in Belfast for 2½ years for having a cache of g(...)

A judge  ruled that  Padraic Wilson and Sean Hughes have a case to answer over alleged IRA activity.  Laganside Crown Court File image: Google Street View Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson was one of a number of DUP politicians who wrote letters to Belfast Court urging the judge not to jail 74-year-old Samuel Tweed. File photograph: Google Street View

A former loyalist paramilitary who had been on the run for almost 40 years was jailed on Friday for two and a half years for having a cache of guns an(...)

Strand Road police station in Derry where hospital anaesthetist Dr Eireann Kerr assaulted police officers while under the influence of a date rape drug. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

A judge has warned against delaying an appeal by a doctor found guilty of assaulting police officers while under the influence of a date rape drug.Dr (...)

Derry Crown Court. Photograph: Google Street View

A Derry man has been jailed for more than 10 years for the sexual and physical abuse of three children. At Derry Crown Court, Judge Philip Babington d(...)

Derry Crown Court told Colum Lewis-Canning (55) from Moneyrannel Road in Limavady, took the money from an account owned by a long time personal and professional friend.

The Crown Court in Derry has been told of the demise of the banking career of one of the North-West’s most successful investment bankers who abused hi(...)