The Sexual Violence Centre Cork said women in violent relationships are in a “nightmare situation” and feared the violence could “ramp up”.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020
A consent campaign has been launched in Cork city targeting third level students - especially those on their first week in college.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2019
"Every year we would have come across young women who were raped on holiday."
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
There were poignant scenes as hundreds of people walked the short distance from St Mary's Church in Castlefinn to the nearby graveyard to say a final farewell to the 28-year-old.
Mon, 07 Jan, 2019
Three teenage female college students have been raped in Cork since the start of the university term.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2018
A woman who has worked tirelessly for the last 35 years helping victims of domestic violence has called for separate courts to fast-track cases of sexual assault and rape, as well as the introduction of mandatory sentences.
Fri, 30 Mar, 2018
They were hastily arranged, emotionally charged protests, but the message was unanimous: The manner in which cases of rape and sexual abuse are handled needs to change.
The head of the Sexual Violence Centre Cork has described a tripling in the city’s reported rape figures as a “wake-up” call.
Tue, 19 Dec, 2017
More than half of all sexual assault and rape victims attending the Sexual Violence Centre Cork last year did not report the incident to gardaí.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
There has been a 20% jump in sexual offences reported to gardaí in the southern region in the first three months of this year, figures show.
Tue, 23 May, 2017
Mon, 21 Nov, 2016
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016
Two high-profile organisations that support victims of sexual violence have condemned Amnesty International for voting in favour of decriminalising prostitution, and one has cancelled its membership of the human rights body.
Thu, 20 Aug, 2015
Louth 2-11 Limerick 2-13: Ian Ryan marked his first start in over a year with eight priceless points, as Limerick completed their great escape in Drogheda.
Mon, 06 Apr, 2015
louth 3-11, Tipperary 4-16:
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015
Allianz FL Division 2 Round 2: Down 1-11 Roscommon 1-15: An impressive away victory in Pairc Esler on Saturday night is further proof that Roscommon will be "no pushovers" this year, according to manager John Evans.
Mon, 09 Feb, 2015
Allianz FL Division 3 Round 2: Louth 1-16 Clare 0-13: Yesterday’s surprise but thoroughly deserved Division Three win over Clare at Drogheda was Louth’s first in the league in two years.
Brosna (Kerry) 1-8 Rock St Patrick’s (Tyrone) 0-7: AIB All-Ireland Club JFC semi-final: Brosna are on the cusp of All-Ireland Club JFC glory after staging a dramatic late rally to win this semi-final replay at Duggan Park at Ballinasloe.
Mon, 02 Feb, 2015
The chairman of the Oireachtas committee on justice has said that some serious offenders, including repeat rapists, should be electronically tagged if released from prison early.
Thu, 26 Jun, 2014
Former lord mayor of Cork John Murray was jailed for one year yesterday for sexually assaulting a girl from when she was 13 years old, as the judge said he felt his hands were tied on the issue of sentencing.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2013
Mary Crilly is unequivocal: she wants to see porn filters being put in place in this country, similar to what is being planned in the UK.
Thu, 10 Oct, 2013
A man who was facing a murder charge when he took his own life in a courthouse holding cell had instructed his solicitor to draw up his will, an inquest has heard.
Fri, 20 Sep, 2013
Louth 2-15 UCD 1-13
Mon, 07 Jan, 2013
The mother of a teenager who was sexually abused for years by a Chinese restaurateur hopes that he will relive the destruction he caused the girl every day he spends in jail.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2012
Danny O’Connor crowned a dream debut for Louth with the match winning goal and admitted “that’s the stuff of dreams”.
Mon, 21 May, 2012
Westmeath 0-14 Louth 2-9
Sun, 20 May, 2012
John Brennan blamed some rash decision-making by his players in the last five minutes and a dubious point for Louth as the reasons why Derry failed to hang on in Celtic Park.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2012
Kildare’s push for promotion got a further boost at Drogheda yesterday, this four-point win over struggling Louth putting them in prime position for the second of the qualifying spots.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2012
It’s three from three for Tyrone in Division 2 but this wasn’t the most convincing of performances.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2012
Louth 0-13 Tyrone 2-13
Sun, 04 Mar, 2012
The head of the Sexual Violence Centre in Cork Mary Crilly is calling for convicted sex offenders to be named.
Thu, 19 Jan, 2012
THE director of the Cork Rape Crisis Centre has called on convicted sex offenders to be “named and shamed” in local communities, as fear grows in Cork about the return to the city of a known killer and attempted rapist.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2012
THE head of the Irish Taxi Federation, John Usher, has hit out at remarks made by Cork cabby Ken Cashman in a book he published last month.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
The parents of a man found dead in a holding cell have said he was broken-hearted and full of remorse after killing a GAA star.
Tue, 20 Dec, 2011
THE number of 14-year- olds being counselled following sexual assault in Cork almost doubled between 2009 and 2010 and many of the alleged abusers were other teenagers.
Sat, 09 Jul, 2011
Our hypersexualised society is having devastating consequences for children, with teen rape cases far more commonplace writes Claire O’Sullivan
Carlow 0-14 Louth 0-13
Sun, 12 Jun, 2011
KEVIN CRILLY was cleared at Belfast Crown Court yesterday of murdering undercover soldier Captain Robert Nairac 33 years ago.
Sat, 02 Apr, 2011
Kevin Crilly was cleared at Belfast Crown Court today of murdering undercover soldier Captain Robert Nairac 33 years ago.
Fri, 01 Apr, 2011
Sinn Féin's Gerry Adams has been elected in Louth on the first count.
Sat, 26 Feb, 2011
LOUTH kept what is becoming a customary run of wins in January going by claiming the prized scalp of Kildare in Newbridge.
Mon, 01 Feb, 2010
A man suspected of killing a British undercover soldier in the North more than 30 years ago appeared in court today.
Wed, 18 Nov, 2009
WHAT was supposed to be a harmless graduation night joke has sparked a national debate on morals and teenage sex.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2009
STUDENTS acting responsibly or every parent’s nightmare?
Thu, 03 Sep, 2009
JOHN EVANS declared July 4 as Independence Day for Tipperary football after Saturday’s landmark qualifier win against Louth.
Mon, 06 Jul, 2009
Tipperary 2-10 Louth 1-12
Sat, 04 Jul, 2009
RUMOURS of Laois’ demise would appear to be slightly premature it seems, despite the last 20 minutes in Donnycarney yesterday when Sean Dempsey’s side almost let an 11-point lead slip through their fingers.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2009
Laois 1-15 Louth 1-11
Sun, 14 Jun, 2009
A man charged in connection with the IRA abduction and disappearance of undercover Army officer Captain Robert Nairac more than 30 years ago was remanded on continuing bail when he appeared in court today.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2009
ANOTHER weekend passes and, with it, another slice of hope that someone, somewhere, sometime may actually give this Dublin team a serious test as they chase a fourth Leinster title in a row.
Mon, 09 Jun, 2008
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