Paul Jones died after he received a chop wound to his head with a bill hook and 25 stab wounds to his body amid a dispute over the inheritance of the family home

A woman has been convicted of murdering of her brother in a dispute over the inheritance of their family home. A jury unanimously found Helen Jones ((...)

Paul Jones: found dead at his home on Bandon Road in Cork on September 4th, 2019.

A man who was found with more than 20 stab wounds at a house in Cork was killed by his sister and her partner due a dispute over the inheritance of th(...)

Michael Quirke who was convicted of r assaulting and threatening his former wife  in Cork. Photograph: Cork Courts

A 53-year-old man has been jailed for five years after he admitted assaulting and threatening to kill his ex-wife, who he hanged by the neck from a be(...)

Jonathan O’Sullivan from Barrett’s Buildings, Gurranabraher in Cork had denied possession of a handgun. File photograph: iStock

A 40-year-old man has been jailed for 10 years by a judge who said he believed the man was involved in organised criminality after a jury convicted hi(...)

The Irish Times debate semi-final at UCD in 1966.

It was January 1960. Seán Lemass had recently taken over from de Valera. The arrival of television was just around the corner. The Catholic Church’s v(...)

Nathan O’Reilly (17) will be detained at Oberstown until he turns 18 when will be transferred to an adult prison. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

A Cork teenager who knocked down a boy (2) and then sped off, leaving the toddler with life-changing injuries has been sentenced to four years detenti(...)

Joshua Allen, son of celebrity chef Rachel Allen. File photograph: Cork Courts Limited

The teenage son of celebrity chef, Rachel Allen has been remanded for sentence after he affirmed guilty pleas in relation to a number of drug offences(...)

The family of Carmel Daly (74), who died six days after being injured in a two-car collision, told Cork Circuit Criminal Court that they had no wish to see farmer John Sexton jailed in relation to the collision. Photograph: Frank Miller

Road traffic rules governing the ability of elderly people to drive should be strengthened, according to a family whose mother suffered serious injuri(...)