Person: Liam Keane
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Limerick State solicitor Michael Murray reflects on a job well done, writes Mid-West Correspondent Jimmy Woulfe.
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
A family has fled their home in Limerick “in fear” for their lives, after a man, armed with a butcher’s knife, broke into their house last Sunday morning and stabbed a man, a court has heard.
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
A family has fled their home in Limerick "in fear" for their lives, after a man, armed with a butchers' knife, broke into their house last Sunday morning and stabbed a man, a court has heard.
Fri, 03 Jun, 2016
A Limerick man, who gardaí allege is a senior criminal figure, has appeared in court charged in connection with a high-speed chase over the weekend.
Tue, 26 Apr, 2016
A man has appeared in court charged in connection with an alleged dangerous high-speed chase with Gardaí, at the weekend.
Mon, 25 Apr, 2016
Thu, 18 Feb, 2016
Melissa Butler shows us around her 1989 Toyota Soarer GZ20
Sat, 26 Sep, 2015
Aidan O’Shea maintains he was head-butted by Philly McMahon in last month’s drawn All-Ireland semi-final.
Fri, 18 Sep, 2015
Diarmuid Connolly benefited from an almost identical assessment in New England Patriots quarter-back’s Tom Brady’s suspension appeal case last week to successfully quash the ublin star’s one-match ban on Saturday.
Tue, 08 Sep, 2015
September dawns and the GAA’s disciplinary system finds itself occupied in a month in which it is usually dormant.
Tue, 01 Sep, 2015
Next year’s Congress is likely to vote on a motion upgrading a dive from a yellow card to a black or red card offence in the wake of the Tiernan McCann case.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
For decades Christy Keane’s family ran a sizeable coal delivery business from their base in St Mary’s Park, better known as the Island Field. He soon discovered his delivery business was an ideal cover to get into drugs.
Tue, 30 Jun, 2015
After leading the fight against serious crime in Limerick over the last 30 years, the detective who investigated 19 feud-related killings has declared "the city is like any normal city now".
Thu, 19 Mar, 2015
LIAM KEANE’S two-fingered insult to the nation almost 10 years ago was one of those landmark moments in Irish crime.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2013
It’s only when you trawl through the number of Limerick gangland heavyweights holed up in prisons that the scale of the Garda’s success reveals itself.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2013
It was a glitch Croke Park prayed wouldn’t come to light and now their fears have become so understandable.
Tue, 14 May, 2013
Gardaí say a pothole crusader has no case to answer following a complaint from a local authority that said he may have endangered public safety.
Wed, 13 Feb, 2013
It must rank as one of the most unusual festive swims.
Thu, 03 Jan, 2013
Newcastle West finally reached their destination after 74 years of trying yesterday when they lifted the Pierce Purcell Shield at Kinsale Golf Club.
Sat, 22 Sep, 2012
Many leaders of a prolific crime scene have been jailed, writes Jimmy Woulfe
Sat, 15 Sep, 2012
GAA president Liam O’Neill has strongly defended his commitment to Gaelic football and admitted his shock at the reaction to his misinterpreted Congress comments.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2012
GAA President Liam O'Neill has announced his new committees to oversee areas such as games adminstration, discipline, hurling and football development, referees, finance, youth and playing rules.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2012
As difficult as it is to believe for such an organisation integral to Irish society, the role of the GAA president remains undefined. Director general Páraic Duffy is widely regarded as the most powerful administrator in Irish sport yet the Uachtarán is viewed by GAA members as the embodiment of the association.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2012
GAA president Christy Cooney revealed Croke Park bosses will meet with the Revenue Commissioners this week to resolve issues relating to referee expenses.
Tue, 06 Mar, 2012
Cork footballers risk forfeiting home advantage in one of their remaining three Division 1 games if they contest their charge for contributing to a melee.
Tue, 21 Feb, 2012
IT was steady as she goes for a consistent Mitchelstown side who were never seriously troubled by Urhan in this Cork JAFC quarter-final at Dunmanway.
Mon, 03 Oct, 2011
REFEREE Pat McEnaney has voiced his opposition to the new refereeing rule which comes into force for this year’s All-Ireland championships.
Tue, 19 Apr, 2011
GAA Director General Páraic Duffy has acknowledged John Bannon’s successful but amended motion to take referees out of the video disciplinary process could heap more pressure on match officials to make the correct decisions.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2011
WATERFORD chairman Tom Cunningham has branded allegations made against hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald after the Allianz Hurling League clash with Tipperary as “shameful and disgraceful’’.
Sat, 12 Mar, 2011
GAA President Christy Cooney has expressed his confidence the proposed five-year recognition protocol deal between the Association and the GPA will be given the green light by counties over the coming three weeks.
Tue, 25 Jan, 2011
Tue, 16 Nov, 2010
SEAMUS McENANEY was finally given the green light to become the fifth manager of the Meath senior football team in seven seasons at the county board meeting in Navan last night.
Thu, 11 Nov, 2010
Tue, 09 Nov, 2010
MEATH legend Liam Harnan has urged county officials to make history by appointing Seamus McEnaney as their first ever non native manager.
Thu, 21 Oct, 2010
NEW Galway football manager Tomás O Flatharta hopes to have his backroom team in place in the coming weeks. The Kerryman, who has taken over from Joe Kernan for the next three years said he was really looking forward to the job and would have no problem combining it with his daytime profession as a business manager with AIB in Dublin.
Wed, 13 Oct, 2010
BEFORE four-by-fours and fourballs formed the small talk at county board meetings, the GAA was run very differently.
Thu, 30 Sep, 2010
CHRISTY COONEY has no doubt the GAA’s recognition of the Gaelic Players Association will ‘safeguard’ its future and ‘seal its cherished amateur and voluntary ethos’.
Wed, 02 Dec, 2009
GARDAÍ in Limerick are investigating two shooting incidents which happened early yesterday morning, including one targeting the home of a leading member of the McCarthy Dundon gang.
Thu, 06 Aug, 2009
SOME media coverage on the impending jail release of a drugs dealer could lead to him being targeted by rivals, it was claimed yesterday.
Tue, 03 Feb, 2009
A NOTORIOUS feud family member and a close associate have both been jailed for 10 years for having a powerful handgun that was loaded and primed for use.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2009