Stephen Silver (centre) at Castlerea District Court on June 19th, 2020 where he was charged with the murder of Det Gda Colm Horkan. File photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

An application to return to jury trial a man charged with the capital murder of Det Gda Colm Horkan at the next session of the Central Criminal Court (...)

 Stephen Silver at Castlerea District Court in June where he was charged with the murder of Det Garda Colm Horkan. File photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Gardaí hope to have the book of evidence in the case against a man charged with murdering a garda in June ready by the middle of January. Stephen Sil(...)

Detective Garda Colm Horkan was shot dead while on duty in Castlerea, Co Roscommon.

The file into the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan in Castlerea is with the local State Solicitor, a court has been told. Sergeant Mark Mahon to(...)

A file image of Stephen Silver pictured at an earlier court appearance. Photograph: Colin Keegan/ Collins

The investigation into the murder of Det Garda Colm Horkan is progressing as speedily as possible, a court has been told. Sgt Mark Mahon told judge D(...)

Stephen Silver: charged with the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan. Photograph: Michael McCormack/PA Wire

A 43-year-old man charged with the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan is medically unwell and unable to attend court for a period of two weeks, a c(...)

Det Garda Colm Horkan who was shot dead while responding to an incident in Castlerea, Co Roscommon. His father characterised him as ‘something special’.

The family of late Det Garda Colm Horkan has thanked the public for their outpouring of support in the wake of his death, adding that people have been(...)

 Melania Trump tours the holiday decorations with reporters at the White House in Washington. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

In numbers: Gun rebound 203,000 Record number of requests to the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System on Black Friday, up 9 per c(...)