A man who falsely claimed more than €225,000 in social welfare while living outside of Ireland has received a four year prison sentence. Leendert Sto(...)

Hargreaves was effectively homeless between his time in care and being taken into custody.

A Wicklow man mugged a Spanish national at knifepoint while on bail for a separate knifepoint robbery, a court has heard. Aiden Hargreaves (20) plead(...)

A Dublin businessman who kicked a woman in the head with his steel toe shoe during a vicious assault will be sentenced in November. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Dublin businessman who kicked a woman in the head with his steel toe shoe during a vicious assault will be sentenced in November. Dublin Circuit Cr(...)

Paul Kavanagh (25) of Belgard Square, Tallaght, Dublin leaves Dublin Circuit Criminal Court after being convicted of theft. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man who stole almost €54,000 from the shop he worked in by awarding himself fake Lotto wins has been jailed for 18 months. Paul Kavanagh (25) spent(...)

A man has avoided jail for attacking a shopkeeper with a paint-roller because he wrongly believed the victim had assaulted his mother. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man has avoided jail for attacking a shopkeeper with a paint-roller because he wrongly believed the victim had assaulted his mother. Jonathan Nolan(...)

Paul Kavanagh, a Dublin man who stole almost €54,000 from the shop he worked in by awarding himself fake Lotto wins, has been given a chance to repay the money to avoid jail.

A Dublin man who stole almost €54,000 from the shop he worked in by awarding himself fake Lotto wins has been given a chance to repay the money in ord(...)

 Bianca Maria Birtas (25) of Monksfield Walk, Clondalkin, Dublin leaving Dublin Circuit Criminal Court after she received a suspended sentence. Photograph: Court Collins

A bride-to-be has received a suspended sentence for stealing over €15,000 of money set for destruction at the Central Bank because she worried about p(...)