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Yesterday’s News


Wednesday 6 May, 2020

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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