Garda teams probing separate gun murders in Dublin and Laois were yesterday examining CCTV footage and conducting extensive local inquiries.
Thu, 27 Sep, 2012
Gardaí are tracking down members and associates of a gang suspected of the murder of Declan O’Reilly in Dublin on Monday night.
Wed, 26 Sep, 2012
A man shot dead in the second gangland-style gun attack in a day survived a similar attempt on his life last year.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2012
There were fears that the country’s bloodiest crime feud has re-ignited after two gangland figures were gunned down in the same day.
A GUN attack victim escaped being killed by struggling with his attacker after being shot.
Thu, 22 Sep, 2011
The jury in the trial of a former Mountjoy prisoner accused of murdering another inmate at the jail four years ago, has been sent home for the night after failing to reach a verdict.
Thu, 03 Feb, 2011
A 30-year-old former Mountjoy inmate has gone on trial at the Central Criminal Court for the murder of a fellow inmate at the jail over three years ago.
Mon, 31 Jan, 2011
A murder trial has heard that the victim, who died while an inmate in Mountjoy Prison, had a poor disciplinary record at a number of prisons throughout the state.
Tue, 16 Mar, 2010
The jury in a murder trial at the Central Criminal Court has been shown CCTV footage of the fight that led to the death.
Mon, 15 Mar, 2010
The trial of a 29-year-old Dublin man accused of murdering another man in Mountjoy Prison has been adjourned until Monday because the accused is unwell.
Fri, 12 Mar, 2010
A jury has been sworn in at the Central Criminal Court to try a man charged with murdering another man in Mountjoy Prison in 2007.
Mon, 08 Mar, 2010
ONE prisoner has died while in custody in an Irish jail every six weeks since the start of 2007, the Department of Justice has confirmed.
Thu, 26 Feb, 2009
The jury in the trial of a Mountjoy prisoner accused of murdering another inmate by stabbing him in the heart has failed to reach a verdict.
Sat, 21 Jun, 2008
The jury in the trial of a Mountjoy prisoner accused of murdering another inmate by stabbing him in the heart has been sent to a hotel over night after failing to reach a verdict following three hours of deliberation.
Fri, 20 Jun, 2008
Closing speeches have been heard in the trial of a Mountjoy Prisoner accused of murdering another inmate.
The jury in the trial of a Mountjoy prisoner accused of murdering another inmate has heard that the deceased was the main suspect in a shooting incident in a Cabra pub in 2005.
Thu, 19 Jun, 2008
The jury in the trial of a 28-year-old prisoner accused of stabbing another inmate to death in Mountjoy has heard that the deceased had threatened to cut the accused man’s throat.
Wed, 18 Jun, 2008
The jury in the trial of a Mountjoy prisoner accused of murdering another inmate in a stabbing incident has heard that the deceased was an “extremely aggressive and hostile” bully who was “totally unpredictable”.
Tue, 17 Jun, 2008
The jury in the trial of a 28-year-old man accused of committing murder in Mountjoy Prison has been shown video footage of the alleged incident.
Mon, 16 Jun, 2008
The jury in the trial of a 28-year-old man accused of murdering Derek Glennon in Mountjoy Prison last year has been discharged following the withdrawal of two jurors.
Wed, 11 Jun, 2008
A jury has been sworn in at the Central Criminal Court for the trial of a 28-year-old man accused of committing murder in Mountjoy Prison last year.
Mon, 09 Jun, 2008
In part one of a three-day investigation Cormac O’Keeffe unveils new figures which reveal a worrying and growing crisis behind Ireland’s prison walls
Tue, 13 May, 2008
A date has been set for the trial of a 27-year-old Dublin man charged with the murder of a fellow inmate in Mountjoy Prison earlier this year.
Mon, 26 Nov, 2007
A Dublin man charged with murdering a prisoner in Mountjoy has been remanded in custody for a further four weeks.
Thu, 05 Jul, 2007
GARDAÍ are forensically examining a car seized as part of an investigation into one of two grenade attacks in Dublin last week.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2007
GARDAÍ in Dublin are fearful of further attacks involving lethal explosives, following an incident in Crumlin shortly after 11pm last night in which a live grenade was thrown at a house.
Sat, 30 Jun, 2007
Two men are being sought in connection with last night's grenade attack on the southside of Dublin city.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2007
The Gardaí are investigating a link between a grenade attack in south Dublin last night and the death of a prisoner in Mountjoy jail earlier this week.
A man held for questioning about the death of a fellow inmate at Mountjoy Prison in Dublin was back in jail today.
Thu, 28 Jun, 2007
A man was arrested today in connection with the murder of an inmate in Mountjoy Prison on Monday night.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2007
A 24-year-old man has died after being stabbed by a fellow prisoner on a landing in Dublin's Mountjoy Jail yesterday evening.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2007
A man who escaped from custody while serving a prison sentence for manslaughter has been jailed for five years by Judge Katherine Delahunt at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Wed, 14 Feb, 2007
GARDAÍ were last night searching for a violent criminal who was freed at gunpoint as he attended a hospital.
Tue, 25 Oct, 2005
Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 8:00 PM
Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:00 PM