A man twice attacked his former partner while she attended a children's hospital with their son, a court has heard.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
Gerard Curtis (32) was still wearing his funeral clothes, his mother having been cremated the day before, when he stood on a second floor balcony and directed abuse at the gardaí below.
Tue, 19 Feb, 2019
A man whose mother reported him to gardaí when she discovered child pornography on his phone has been remanded on bail pending sentence.
Wed, 27 Apr, 2016
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
Ulster Bank has issued criminal proceedings against people who failed to pay back money withdrawn fraudulently while the bank was experiencing a software failure, a court has heard.
Wed, 22 Apr, 2015
A young Dublin man who was caught with over €29,000 of cocaine during a roadside search has received a six year sentence with three suspended.
Mon, 18 Oct, 2010
A Dublin father-of-five with a history of drink driving has been given a three-year sentence for knocking down a pedestrian leaving him with crushed legs.
Fri, 15 Oct, 2010
A crack cocaine addict who ambushed a foreign national on the street and sexually assaulted her after telling her she should not be in the country has been given a three-year sentenc
Mon, 05 Jul, 2010
A man who received an award for volunteering in his community has been given a four-year sentence for sexually abusing three young boys.
Tue, 11 May, 2010
Liam Adams, brother of Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams, has had his extradition case adjourned for more than a month by the High Court.
Wed, 10 Mar, 2010
A man who entered a hospital armed with a knife and threatened to “torture, kill and have sex with” a doctor giving him a psychiatric assessment has received a partially suspended seven-year sentence.
Wed, 03 Feb, 2010
A reformed heroin addict who attacked the mother of his child with a hammer leaving her with a wound that needed nine stitches has been given a two-year suspended sentence.
Tue, 07 Jul, 2009
Two Ballyfermot men who transported over €500,000 of cannabis resin after falling into debt with criminals because of their cocaine habits have been sentenced to a total of 18 years in prison at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Tue, 23 Jun, 2009
A gambling addict and former sports coach who conned rent from foreign students by pretending to let out his apartment has received a three-year suspended sentence at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Fri, 24 Apr, 2009
A 75-year-old man who raped his then-nine-year-old granddaughter in a Wexford town in 1994 has been jailed for seven years by Mr Justice Paul Carney at the Central Criminal Court.
Tue, 21 Oct, 2008
A former City of London policeman has been found not guilty by reason of insanity on all charges arising out of his bus rampage which led to the death of 62-year-old Ms Maire Buckley two years ago.
Mon, 09 Jun, 2008
The former policeman whose bus rampage caused the death of a 62-year-old mother was a paranoid schizophrenic who believed he was being pursued by several police forces and intelligence services.
Thu, 05 Jun, 2008
A former bus driver has admitted that a 62-year-old mother died of multiple injuries as a result of a collision involving her car and a bus he took without authority on a rampage through west Dublin two years ago.
Wed, 04 Jun, 2008
A former bus driver has gone on trial for causing the death of a 62-year-old mother when he rampaged through west Dublin in a private bus he took without authority from his employer's depot two years ago.
Tue, 03 Jun, 2008
A building company has been fined €50,000 after a woman’s car was crushed by a load of steel mesh grids at a construction site just minutes after she had dropped a number of children at a nearby school.
Wed, 06 Feb, 2008
A "hardworking family man" and cocaine addict who had his three-year-old son in the car with him when caught with a cache of the drug valued over €564,000 has been jailed for ten years by Judge Patricia Ryan.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2007
A 'crac' cocaine and heroin addict who went on a crime spree in which he held up shops and threatened staff with weapons has been sentenced to seven years by Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Thu, 29 Mar, 2007
A father of five who sexually abused his eldest daughter more than 24 years ago has been sentenced to six years in jail by Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Tue, 19 Dec, 2006
A Co Louth man has been jailed for three years for his role in a £151,000 insurance fraud conspiracy arising out of what was described as "a dramatic accident that never happened" in 1996.
Mon, 02 Feb, 2004
The jury in the Ir£151,000 alleged insurance fraud conspiracy trial has been addressed by counsel for the prosecution and the defence on day-12 of the hearing at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Tue, 16 Dec, 2003
A consultant engineer has told a jury it would have taken up to seven hours to remove a Scania truck and its load from a ditch into which one allegedly fell after colliding with a Rover car.
Wed, 10 Dec, 2003
A man who gave a false address paid Stg£10,000 cash in Northern Ireland currency to buy a badly damaged Scania truck from an English salvage company.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2003
We want to help you to connect with the people you love, but may not see, this Christmas. Every Saturday, in the weeks leading up to Christmas, we will publish your messages in print and online, starting November 28. Say it here, in the Irish Examiner.
Submit your message
Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 4:00 PM
Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 6:00 PM
Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 3:00 PM