Person: Bryan Smyth
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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
An 18-year-old youth has been denied bail after a loaded sub-machine gun and a silencer were found wrapped in a tea towel in a wheelie bin in Dublin.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
Two men have been remanded in custody today after they were accused of the murder of Eamon Kelly who was killed in a shooting in Dublin 2012.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
A 74-year-old Dublin man is to face trial accused of indecently abusing a teenage boy in the 1980s.
Mon, 11 Mar, 2019
The girl's father followed her to her room where he took two cans back and “kicked her in the face causing her nose and mouth to bleed”, the court heard.
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017
Former TV fitness instructor Francis Usanga has been ordered to carry out 100 hours community service to avoid a five-month jail sentence for punching his former partner.
Tue, 28 Nov, 2017
A legal row has erupted over the contents of a victim impact statement in the sentencing of TV fitness instructor Francis Usanga who was found guilty of attacking his former partner.
Tue, 07 Nov, 2017
TV fitness instructor Francis Usanga has been found guilty of attacking his former partner who told a court she was punched in the face when she confronted him about cheating.
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017
A champion kick-boxer was arrested by a garda detective on duty at the US embassy in Dublin seconds after he snatched a phone while cycling past his victim.
Fri, 06 Oct, 2017
A son of billionaire businessman Jim Mansfield will go on trial in June on ammunition charges.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2017
A judge has refused to throw out the case of two men and a woman, accused of engaging in threatening and abusive language, allegedly directed at President Michael D Higgins.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2016
Lawyers for a man accused of using threatening and abusive language towards President Michael D. Higgins claim his summons is “fatally flawed”.
Tue, 08 Mar, 2016
Wed, 24 Feb, 2016
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Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
A disgraced garda and former GAA star has been fined €2,000 but was spared jail for defrauding a bank out of €450 in an ATM scam.
Wed, 24 Jun, 2015
A Dublin-based garda will go on trial in June accused of taking part in an alleged ATM scam.
Thu, 23 Apr, 2015
A grandmother has been spared jail for lying to GSOC after she posted a lewd Valentine’s card containing a G-string and a bullet to a detective in the Garda "cold case" unit.
Fri, 12 Dec, 2014
A political activist arrested for trespassing at the grounds of RTÉ studios has avoided a jail sentence but was fined €300 yesterday.
Tue, 21 Oct, 2014
Phone records show a Dublin woman was in contact with a detective garda when she allegedly posted a Valentines card containing a g-string and a bullet to one of the officer’s colleagues, a court has heard.
Fri, 12 Sep, 2014
A woman admitted posting a lewd Valentine’s card and a G-string to a detective garda but denied mailing him a bullet or acting on behalf of his colleagues.
Thu, 11 Sep, 2014
A senior garda who drank whiskey to calm his nerves after accidentally reversing his car over a 4-year-old girl has been cleared of attempting to frustrate a drink-drive prosecution.
Thu, 27 Feb, 2014
A senior Garda is to stand trial in February accused of attempting to frustrate a drink drive prosecution.
Tue, 17 Dec, 2013
A trainee football coach, who was caught with a stolen monkey in a cage in the back of his car, has been ordered to carry out community service to avoid a jail term.
Tue, 12 Nov, 2013
Three Polish men, including a father and son, have been charged in connection with a Garda probe into more than 100 burglaries in Dublin.
Sat, 25 May, 2013
Nearly €100,000 worth of cigarettes were seized by customs officers supported by armed gardaí when they stopped a Ford Transit van on the outskirts of Cork City yesterday morning.
Sat, 26 Jan, 2013
A man charged with attacking an off-duty garda at the Swedish House Mafia concert in the Phoenix Park in Dublin last year is to face Circuit Court trial.
Wed, 23 Jan, 2013
A judge has today refused to throw out the case of a Dublin man charged with possession of a stolen monkey.
Wed, 05 Dec, 2012
A youth has been sentenced to four months’ detention for throwing a homeless man’s rabbit into a river.
Tue, 04 Dec, 2012
A Dublin man has been sent forward for trial accused of stabbing a tourist at the Swedish House Mafia concert in the Phoenix Park last summer.
Fri, 23 Nov, 2012
A second man has appeared in court following an armed raid at a credit union in Portmarnock in Dublin last Friday evening.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2012
A 28-year-old man has appeared in court today charged with an armed robbery on a bookmakers in South Dublin yesterday afternoon.
Fri, 19 Oct, 2012
A 22-year-old man on disability benefit has been charged with attacking an off-duty garda at the Swedish House Mafia concert in the Phoenix Park in Dublin in July.
Wed, 03 Oct, 2012
The State has been given eight weeks to get directions from the DPP in the case of a 22-year-old man accused of stabbing a tourist at a Swedish House Mafia concert in the Phoenix Park in Dublin in July
Sat, 29 Sep, 2012
A 16-year-old boy who was caught in the Dublin Children's Courthouse with eight deals of heroin hidden in his boxer shorts has been given a six-month sentence.
Wed, 02 May, 2012
A woman received a Facebook “friend request” from a teenage girl who kicked her in the face during random street attack in Dublin, a court has heard today.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2012
Two youths have been charged today with the manslaughter of a man who died after an assault in north Dublin on St Patrick’s Day last year.
Thu, 15 Mar, 2012
Two youths have been charged after a Brazilian man was pepper-sprayed, attacked and robbed in Dublin last night.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2012
Two youths, who have been accused of repeatedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl and sexually assaulting her, have been sent forward for trial.
Wed, 29 Feb, 2012
Four youths are to stand trial accused of sexually assaulting and having under-age sex with a then 14-year-old girl.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2012
Two youths were charged today with dealing heroin, cocaine and cannabis in north Dublin.
Wed, 22 Feb, 2012
A 17-year-old schoolboy charged with raping a female in Dublin last May has been sent forward for trial to the Central Criminal Court.
Fri, 17 Feb, 2012
Extensive CCTV footage is to be used in the trial of a youth accused of throwing bricks and stones at gardaí when rioting broke out during the Queen's visit to Dublin last May.
Thu, 16 Feb, 2012
A father told a court today that he was “sick” of his teenage son's behaviour as the teen was remanded in custody after he allegedly led gardaí on a car chase in north Dublin.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2012
A youth has been given a six-month suspended sentence for his part in an unprovoked gang attack on a 16-year-old Finnish tourist in Dublin city centre.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2012