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Friday 30 April, 2021

A man who raped a woman he met on Tinder has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

A man who raped a woman he met on Tinder has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years

Apr 30th 2021, 9:48 PM 35,854 Views 0 Comments

In sentencing Justice McDermott sentenced Loughran to nine years imprisonment but suspended the final 18 months.

Monday 26 April, 2021

Teen (15) convicted of defiling his girlfriend (14) ordered to undergo supervision by Probation Service
# Teenager
# Teenager

Teen (15) convicted of defiling his girlfriend (14) ordered to undergo supervision by Probation Service

Apr 26th 2021, 6:59 PM 64,842 Views 0 Comments

He was 15 when he began his relationship with the 14-year-old girl.

Monday 12 April, 2021

Dublin man sexually abused daughter over seven year period, court hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Dublin man sexually abused daughter over seven year period, court hears

Apr 12th 2021, 8:16 PM 39,855 Views 0 Comments

The victim did not realise her father was behind everything until the age of 21.

Friday 31 July, 2020

Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man who raped sleeping woman during house party jailed for five years

Jul 31st 2020, 4:28 PM 54,992 Views 64 Comments

Brian Byrne went on trial in Dublin in November last year.

Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Robber identified from DNA left on a juice box jailed for three years
# Courts
# Courts

Robber identified from DNA left on a juice box jailed for three years

May 6th 2020, 5:22 PM 18,683 Views 0 Comments

He has previous convictions for attempted robbery, burglary and possession of stolen property.

Thursday 7 November, 2019

Former scout leader jailed for six-and-a-half years for sexual abuse of four boys
# Courts
# Courts

Former scout leader jailed for six-and-a-half years for sexual abuse of four boys

Nov 7th 2019, 3:03 PM 24,655 Views 0 Comments

The now 67-year-old admitted molesting a number of young boys during an interview over 20 years ago.

Thursday 24 October, 2019

Woman (67) jailed for 16 months for falsely claiming €150,000 in social welfare payments
# Jailed
# Jailed

Woman (67) jailed for 16 months for falsely claiming €150,000 in social welfare payments

Oct 24th 2019, 10:55 PM 94,587 Views 88 Comments

She falsely claimed the carer’s allowance and then falsely claimed job seeker’s allowance.

Monday 29 July, 2019

Man who raped his neighbour handed seven and a half year sentence by judge
# Cork
# Cork

Man who raped his neighbour handed seven and a half year sentence by judge

Jul 29th 2019, 7:21 PM 30,137 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the man was asked to leave his neighbour’s house but instead followed her to her bedroom.

Friday 22 February, 2019

Victim of retired surgeon tells court he was given 'a life sentence of pain'
# Michael Shine
# Michael Shine

Victim of retired surgeon tells court he was given 'a life sentence of pain'

Feb 22nd 2019, 4:44 PM 10,875 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Cusack told the court he had not had a proper night’s sleep in 45 years.

Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Trial of man who allegedly intimidated woman into marrying a stranger collapses
# Jury Discharged
# Jury Discharged

Trial of man who allegedly intimidated woman into marrying a stranger collapses

Feb 12th 2019, 10:15 PM 28,812 Views 0 Comments

Gabriele Bielyjyte, who had been in a relationship with Yasir Ali, said that he talked about her getting married to a stranger.

Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Retired surgeon groped the "privates" of teenager he had operated on weeks earlier, trial told
# Michael Shine
# Michael Shine

Retired surgeon groped the "privates" of teenager he had operated on weeks earlier, trial told

Jan 23rd 2019, 8:01 PM 13,480 Views 0 Comments

Shine performed surgery on the teenager’s appendix at Lourdes hospital in 1971 when he was aged 13.

Monday 1 October, 2018

Suspended sentence for man who smashed up contents of girlfriend's home
# Baseball Bat
# Baseball Bat

Suspended sentence for man who smashed up contents of girlfriend's home

Oct 1st 2018, 7:04 PM 24,103 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old was found guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court of burglary and criminal damage today.

Thursday 1 June, 2017

Man who fired 37 shotgun rounds at gardaí jailed for 10 years
# Patrick Kinch
# Patrick Kinch

Man who fired 37 shotgun rounds at gardaí jailed for 10 years

Jun 1st 2017, 6:12 PM 22,442 Views 34 Comments

Patrick Kinch said he wanted to die in “a blaze of glory”.