A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A Kinsale man was arrested yesterday and charged with assault causing harm to a woman at an address on Lee Rd in Cork last week.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2020
At Ennis Circuit Court, Detective Garda Conor Flaherty said the then 18-year-old was sent the 50-60 second clip by a friend who had videoed the assault.
Fri, 21 Feb, 2020
A 28-year-old Dublin man has been charged with attacking two gardaí and defecating in a patrol van and a holding cell following his arrest.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
A Cork teenager who raped a sleeping woman while her boyfriend was in the same bed has been jailed for seven years.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
Kieran Griffin showed no emotion as he was sentenced to a total of three years in prison for a range of sexual offences by Judge John Aylmer at Letterkenny District Court in Co Donegal.
Thu, 18 Jul, 2019
A Tallaght man arrested following the looting of a Centra during Storm Emma last year has been sentenced to two years in prison with the final year suspended.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
An “isolated” man who sexually exploited 24 girls through Skype, WhatsApp, and other online communications has been given a six-year sentence, with half of the term suspended.
Fri, 05 Jul, 2019
A convicted murderer has received a 15-year prison sentence for raping a woman in her home nine years ago.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
A father-of-one who was caught with over 4,000 images and videos of child pornography almost seven years ago has walked free from court with a fully suspended sentence.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
An extremely vulnerable 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a man following two weeks of sending her sexual messages and images by Facebook.
Thu, 16 May, 2019
A young student has revealed how he has become an alcoholic and has tried to take his own life after he was sexually abused by a man after a disco.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
A three-month jail term was imposed on a young Kerry man for his part in conning a middle-aged householder in Cork to pay €50 to clean gutters but then securing a total of €4,250 by deception.
Thu, 25 Apr, 2019
Students have been warned not to allow their bank accounts to be used to transfer money on behalf of criminals as to do so is committing the offence of money laundering.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
The injuries to Bobby Ryan's body were not caused by debris falling on the skeleton when gardaí removed the concrete lid covering the tank in which the body was found, a senior garda has told the Central Criminal Court.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
A 29-year-old man convicted of leading gardaí in a high-speed car chase was under a 40-year disqualification from driving at the time, a court has heard.
Sat, 23 Mar, 2019
A man accused of murdering Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe in a shooting in 2013 will go on trial in October next year.
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018
Gardaí arrested a man who jumped bail in a case where his dealing of a synthetic drug resulted in the death of a teenager.
Tue, 12 Jun, 2018
A pint of Beamish stout is sometimes a cure for an injury on the northside of Cork City rather than a trip to hospital, a trial judge joked yesterday during a case.
Wed, 02 May, 2018
Sentencing of a man who smashed a patrol van with a lump hammer and produced knives in a Garda station, hoping he would be shot dead, was adjourned yesterday for a psychiatric report.
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018
A 27-year-old man appeared in court in Dundalk last night charged with the murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe in Co Louth just over five years ago.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
A 27-year-old man admitted assaulting a 65-year-old man at the back door of a pub in Kanturk, Co Cork, but pleaded not guilty to manslaughter yesterday.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018
A woman who was repeatedly raped and sexually assaulted by her brother 35 years ago has described how he abused her with a “smirk” on his face, despite her continued pleas for him to stop.
Mon, 26 Feb, 2018
An isolated 54-year-old man caught with over €13,000 worth of cannabis at his home in Coachford was planning to draw cannabis oil from his plants for medicinal use.
Sat, 24 Feb, 2018
Up to four people targeted in Garda raids of 31 homes have voluntarily admitted to possessing more than 150,000 child abuse images, the Irish Examiner understands. In one case, there are believed to be 70,000 images on the person’s digital devices.
Tue, 06 Feb, 2018
A second man has been arrested in connection with a car crash that killed three teenage boys in England after he handed himself in to police.
Sun, 28 Jan, 2018
A man sat into the passenger seat of a publican’s car and tried to rob a bag containing €805 in cash but claimed he was trying to prevent a possible drink-driving incident.
Thu, 14 Dec, 2017
An undercover detective went beyond the call of duty when he helped deliver a newborn baby.
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
American police are investigating a murder in 1990 by a "killer clown" have arrested a woman who later married the widower of the victim.
Thu, 28 Sep, 2017
The use of a dead spouse’s sperm or eggs to conceive a child is a debate that Ireland must have about the ethics of preserved genetic material, says
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017
A "committed" terrorist who infiltrated the British military has been jailed for 18 years for supplying bombs to dissident Irish republicans.
Mon, 31 Jul, 2017
A criminal investigation has been launched in the wake of the fatal fire.
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017
A Limerick man has been sent forward for trial to the Central Criminal Court on charges of child exploitation, sexual assault, and rape of a girl, 16.
Wed, 15 Feb, 2017
The sister of a teenager who paid with his life for the mistake of sniffing a designer drug yesterday challenged any suggestion the two men and a woman involved in the supply of a drug to a Cork party had shown genuine remorse.
Sat, 26 Nov, 2016
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016
One of Detective Jerry McCabe’s killers will have to spend an extra two years in prison for a vicious two-and-a-half hour attack on his wife.
Mon, 07 Nov, 2016
Investigations are ongoing after a major firearm seizure in Dublin over the weekend.
Mon, 07 Nov, 2016
Wed, 19 Oct, 2016
A detective garda couldn’t believe it when he saw a man rolling a pram down the street with one hand and pushing a heavy industrial road cutting machine with the other.
Wed, 21 Sep, 2016
A man who raped a woman in her own home has been jailed for 13 years, UK police said.
Tue, 16 Aug, 2016
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
A former accountant who spent €50,000 he stole from business clients, to pay for a piano, landscape gardening, and home repairs, has avoided a jail sentence,.
Fri, 22 Jul, 2016
A young man threw a petrol bomb at a house in a desperate effort to force his girlfriend’s parents to let her out at night “in a Rapunzel-type endeavour”.
Thu, 09 Jun, 2016
It was 6.55am, June 7, 1996, when Detective Garda Jerry McCabe and Detective Garda Ben O’Sullivan were targeted by an IRA gang as both officers provided an armed escort for a mail delivery van.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2016