Jonathan O’Sullivan (29) from Kanturk Co Cork who received  a three-year suspended prison sentence in Cork Criminal Court for the manslaughter of a father of five in a one-punch attack.  Photograph:   Cork Courts

A family broke down in tears after the man convicted of their father’s manslaughter received a suspended sentence for the one-punch assault outside a (...)

Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

The family of a woman found not guilty by reason of insanity of assaulting a work colleague when she put a knife to her throat has promised a judge th(...)

A man has been jailed for eight years for assaulting his then partner’s nine-month-old daughter, who was left with a life threatening skull fracture and other injuries.

A man has been jailed for eight years for assaulting his then partner’s nine-month-old daughter, who was left with a life threatening skull fracture a(...)

The court heard that one of the assailants pulled a knife from his pocket and stabbed Mr O’Driscoll in the back, narrowly missing his lung. He then plunged the weapon into the victim’s shoulder. File photograph: Getty Images

One man has been jailed for six years and another for three over a frenzied attack and robbery on a 45-year-old man. The victim feared he was going t(...)

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A 49-year-old deputy primary school principal has been jailed for 18 months after he pleaded guilty to possessing and distributing child pornography f(...)

US engineer Albert Santiago. His case was adjourned until November. Photograph:  Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

An American engineer working for a US pharmaceutical company went beserk after mixing drink with prescription medicines and put people’s lives at risk(...)

Gerard Holland, 65, of Tir na Nean, Lislevane near Bandon pictured at Cork Circuit Criminal Court.Pic Daragh Mc Sweeney/Cork Courts

A 65-year-old man has been jailed for two years for running “a chop shop”. Gerard Holland cut up cars and tractors stolen in Border counties by a crim(...)

Judge Seán Ó Donnabháin directed the jury to find the accused not guilty before thanking them for their attention to the case which, he described as “unusual and very distressing” given the prevalence of suicide in Irish society.

A judge has criticised the decision of the DPP to prosecute a young man with a history of mental health issues for aiding and abetting a young woman i(...)

O’Sullivan put his hands in his head and wept after the guilty verdict had been confirmed by the jury.

A 28-year-old man has been found guilty of manslaughter and remanded on bail for sentence over the death of a 65-year-old man he struck with a single (...)

Det Garda Niall Ruddy told Cork Circuit Criminal Court that the offences came to light after gardaí were contacted by Welsh police who were investigating a British citizen for child pornography offences. File photograph: Courts.ie

A former Rose of Tralee escort has been jailed for 18 months after he pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography, including images of adults eng(...)

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