The Government has been called out for its “hypocrisy” for calling on the public to recognise the work of the national services while at the same time not paying the defence forces members “a comparable wage”.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
On its 75th anniversary of the American Note, in a two-day report Ryle Dwyer examines events leading to the international distortion of Ireland’s role in WWII
Thu, 21 Feb, 2019
Transport Minister Shane Ross has accused rural TDs who tried to block a drink-driving bill of needlessly risking the lives of their own constituents after it emerged two in every three road deaths this year have occurred in rural areas.
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018
Almost one third of bikers involved in fatal road accidents had been drinking, research has found.
Tue, 04 Oct, 2016
A judge has granted gardaí an extra 72 hours to hold a man who is being questioned in connection with the murder of David Byrne at Dublin’s Regency Hotel.
Sat, 21 May, 2016
Free legal aid must be restricted and all trials should be heard within six months, former Garda Chief Superintendent Pat McGee has said.
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015
Schoolchildren are spreading the message about the importance of wearing seatbelts and being visible on roads at night, and some of the best campaigns were rewarded yesterday.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2015
Two gardaí have been found to be in breach of discipline after they drove past a man after he collapsed suffering from a heart attack.
Mon, 08 Dec, 2014
Police departments across Europe have announced a continent-wide crackdown on driving under the influence of drink and drugs in the run-up to Christmas.
Sat, 06 Dec, 2014
An IRA man jailed after a suspected spy ring was unearthed has lost the final leg of legal battles to stop the courts accepting confidential evidence from senior gardaí.
Thu, 12 Dec, 2013
A mayor has admitted that he is frightened to walk through his own city centre after dark.
Wed, 04 Sep, 2013
The Court of Criminal Appeal has today dismissed three men's appeals against their convictions for membership of the IRA.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2012
A court has issued an order prohibiting a convicted sex offender from using social networking websites or posing as a film maker looking for child models.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2012
A Garda Chief Superintendent has told the Special Criminal Court it is his belief a Dublin man on trial for IRA membership is a member of the IRA.
Wed, 02 May, 2012
A legal challenge by shooting enthusiasts to the Garda refusal to grant them licences for restricted firearms has been settled.
Tue, 31 Jan, 2012
LIMERICK’S 815th mayor has vowed to make the promotion of the city centre a key priority during his term in office.
Wed, 29 Jun, 2011
A Garda Chief Superintendent told the Special Criminal Court in Dublin today that she believed a Co Donegal man was an IRA member in 2010.
Thu, 19 May, 2011
Thousands of workers are expected to march through Dublin tomorrow as part of a national demonstration against Government cuts.
Fri, 26 Nov, 2010
SCORES of young people were spilling out of the pubs in Buncrana on Sunday night when the revelry was interrupted by the sirens of fire brigades, ambulances and gardaí rushing through the town shortly before 11pm.
Tue, 13 Jul, 2010
SPECULATION intensified in Limerick last night that a major breakthrough has been made in the Shane Geoghegan murder investigation.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2009
GARDAÍ believe that people with inside knowledge of the murder of Dundalk mother Irene White could hold the key to finally solving the crime and bringing the culprit to justice.
Wed, 27 Sep, 2006
Young Scottish women are travelling to Dublin to spend the weekend working as prostitutes, Irish vice squad detectives said today.
Fri, 05 May, 2006
A Dublin Sinn Féin member who was jailed for four years for IRA membership and who was freed on bail last month pending an appeal went back to prison voluntarily today.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2006
A Dublin Sinn Féin member who was jailed for four years for IRA membership was freed on bail by the Court of Criminal Appeal today pending the outcome of a legal challenge to anti terrorist legislation.
Thu, 08 Dec, 2005
OPPOSITION politicians have demanded an independent investigation into garda failure to have a trained negotiator at the scene of a murder where the killer turned the shotgun on himself hours later.
Mon, 05 Sep, 2005
A GARDA chief in Limerick admitted yesterday he feared for the safety of his officers from heavily armed gangs.
Mon, 22 Dec, 2003
An armed gang that stole two old masters worth more than £3m from an art collection in Co Wicklow were tonight thought to have slipped out of the area - despite having to flee on foot.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2001
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