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Thursday 11 February, 2021

Dublin doctor to stand trial on child pornography charges
# Dr Ronan Keogan
# Dr Ronan Keogan

Dublin doctor to stand trial on child pornography charges

Feb 11th 2021, 4:56 PM 67,832 Views 0 Comments

Judge Nolan set a trial date of 8 November 2022.

Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Father of girl raped by teenage cousin criticises 'chronic' underfunding of child sexual abuse services
# Courts
# Courts

Father of girl raped by teenage cousin criticises 'chronic' underfunding of child sexual abuse services

Jan 26th 2021, 6:53 PM 31,206 Views 0 Comments

The girl’s father was speaking at the sentencing of his 16 year-old nephew.

Friday 18 December, 2020

Man jailed for his part in mob that tried to storm Dublin nightclub
# Lost Lane
# Lost Lane

Man jailed for his part in mob that tried to storm Dublin nightclub

Dec 18th 2020, 4:37 PM 34,660 Views 19 Comments

Moses Lulendo (19) joined up with the group of males which tried to push past doormen at Lost Lane nightclub off Grafton St in 2019.

Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Woman given suspended sentence for managing massage parlour where sex acts took place
# Courts
# Courts

Woman given suspended sentence for managing massage parlour where sex acts took place

Dec 1st 2020, 1:25 PM 44,004 Views 5 Comments

Qiuping Chen pleaded guilty to managing a brothel in Dublin.

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Wednesday 11 November, 2020

High Court judge says child rapist can be named 'in public interest' despite Court of Appeal judgement
# Courts
# Courts

High Court judge says child rapist can be named 'in public interest' despite Court of Appeal judgement

Nov 11th 2020, 5:18 PM 37,276 Views 0 Comments

Judge Tony Hunt placed a 28-day stay on his order pending an application to the Court of Appeal.

Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Garda held handbrake to stop himself being thrown out of reversing car following high-speed chase
# Courts
# Courts

Garda held handbrake to stop himself being thrown out of reversing car following high-speed chase

Sep 1st 2020, 6:56 PM 36,867 Views 0 Comments

Garda Conor Murray said he was pulling a passenger from the car when it began reversing.

Friday 10 July, 2020

Man who tried to steal cars while 'full of crack cocaine' and holding a chihuahua gets 3.5 years
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man who tried to steal cars while 'full of crack cocaine' and holding a chihuahua gets 3.5 years

Jul 10th 2020, 2:54 PM 26,862 Views 40 Comments

Thomas Cahill Donohue pleaded guilty to 12 charges.

Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Man (53) jailed for 11 years for false imprisonment of mother and her young daughter in their home
# Courts
# Courts

Man (53) jailed for 11 years for false imprisonment of mother and her young daughter in their home

Jun 24th 2020, 7:14 PM 23,900 Views 0 Comments

The man and two others used cable ties to tie up the woman and her 8-year-old daughter and then ransack the house.

Monday 15 June, 2020

Rapist (75) who abused sister and his seven daughters over 23-year period jailed for 20 years
# James O'reilly
# James O'reilly

Rapist (75) who abused sister and his seven daughters over 23-year period jailed for 20 years

Jun 15th 2020, 1:43 PM 44,205 Views 0 Comments

From 1977 to 2000, James O’Reilly (75) subjected the young girls to “horrific” sexual abuse.

Monday 27 April, 2020

Man who sexually assaulted his son in the 1980s jailed for four and a half years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who sexually assaulted his son in the 1980s jailed for four and a half years

Apr 27th 2020, 4:30 PM 23,805 Views 0 Comments

The man’s son was seven years old at the time of the abuse.

Friday 24 April, 2020

Man who failed to show up for court 3 years ago arrested last week as he travelled during Covid-19 restrictions
# Courts
# Courts

Man who failed to show up for court 3 years ago arrested last week as he travelled during Covid-19 restrictions

Apr 24th 2020, 6:00 AM 37,798 Views 0 Comments

Martin Stokes failed to appear for a sentence hearing in Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on 3 June 2016.

Monday 16 March, 2020

Security guard jailed for 14 years for rape and violent assault of two sex workers
# Courts
# Courts

Security guard jailed for 14 years for rape and violent assault of two sex workers

Mar 16th 2020, 4:49 PM 47,273 Views 0 Comments

Noel McKeon pleaded guilty to sexual assault, assault, robbery and rape of the two women.

Monday 17 February, 2020

Victim verbally abused in courtroom after two Leitrim men jailed for seven years for rape
# Courts
# Courts

Victim verbally abused in courtroom after two Leitrim men jailed for seven years for rape

Feb 17th 2020, 12:54 PM 51,315 Views 0 Comments

“This will haunt me for the rest of my life, knowing that they chose to do this to me,” the victim said in an impact statement.

Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Woman who was sent child sex abuse images on Whatsapp but deleted video prosecuted for possession
# Courts
# Courts

Woman who was sent child sex abuse images on Whatsapp but deleted video prosecuted for possession

Feb 4th 2020, 2:29 PM 57,751 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that Omo Delpin Omorouyi can no longer pursue her career as she cannot get garda vetting.

Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Martial arts instructor jailed for five-and-a-half years for killing retiree in one-punch assault
# Courts
# Courts

Martial arts instructor jailed for five-and-a-half years for killing retiree in one-punch assault

Jan 29th 2020, 12:19 PM 32,300 Views 101 Comments

Jonathan Dargan was found guilty of killing Patrick Mullally last November.

Monday 27 January, 2020

'I'll never forgive him': Family of one-punch assault victim describe how lives have been 'ripped apart'
# Patrick Mullally
# Patrick Mullally

'I'll never forgive him': Family of one-punch assault victim describe how lives have been 'ripped apart'

Jan 27th 2020, 1:54 PM 27,999 Views 0 Comments

Jonathan Dargan (49) was found guilty of killing Patrick Mullally by a jury last November.

Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Man (70s) receives suspended sentence for sexual abuse of boy in the 1960s
# Courts
# Courts

Man (70s) receives suspended sentence for sexual abuse of boy in the 1960s

Jan 15th 2020, 4:07 PM 17,556 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Black was aged between 16 and 20 years of age when he molested his victim.

Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Man who sexually assaulted flatmate while she was sleeping jailed
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man who sexually assaulted flatmate while she was sleeping jailed

Jan 14th 2020, 6:45 AM 36,671 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old Italian man pleaded guilty.

Thursday 5 December, 2019

Man who used fake documents to apply for €270k mortgage given a suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Man who used fake documents to apply for €270k mortgage given a suspended sentence

Dec 5th 2019, 9:30 PM 37,864 Views 42 Comments

The man used the loan to purchase a house in Walkinstown in Dublin.

Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Martial arts instructor convicted of unlawful killing of 56-year-old man
# Unlawful Killing
# Unlawful Killing

Martial arts instructor convicted of unlawful killing of 56-year-old man

Dec 4th 2019, 10:00 PM 20,120 Views 0 Comments

Witnesses say they saw the man arguing with his girlfriend moments before the incident.

Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Jury convicts two Leitrim men of raping woman at party
# Court
# Court

Jury convicts two Leitrim men of raping woman at party

Nov 12th 2019, 9:21 PM 38,439 Views 0 Comments

They had pleaded not guilty to rape in a flat in a town in the county on a date in 2017.

Saturday 9 November, 2019

Jurors asked to consider if accused men 'really cared' whether alleged rape victim said no
# Trial
# Trial

Jurors asked to consider if accused men 'really cared' whether alleged rape victim said no

Nov 9th 2019, 6:30 AM 28,682 Views 0 Comments

The two men have pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Two men found guilty of rape of woman following Donegal 'student night'
# Courts
# Courts

Two men found guilty of rape of woman following Donegal 'student night'

Nov 6th 2019, 2:56 PM 44,194 Views 0 Comments

The woman told the trial she did not consent to any sexual activity.

Saturday 19 October, 2019

Man jailed for eight years for repeated sexual abuse and rape of his younger brother
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for eight years for repeated sexual abuse and rape of his younger brother

Oct 19th 2019, 7:00 AM 29,522 Views 12 Comments

Over the course of a decade, John Murphy abused his brother who was aged between ten and 20 years old.

Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Woman tells court about alleged rape by two men after pub 'student night' in Donegal
# Court
# Court

Woman tells court about alleged rape by two men after pub 'student night' in Donegal

Oct 15th 2019, 3:02 PM 30,485 Views 0 Comments

The alleged victim told a trial she was ‘half way between sleep and drunkenness’ during the incident.

Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Man claims he didn't know that threat to share pictures of girl (12) performing sex act was a crime
# Courts
# Courts

Man claims he didn't know that threat to share pictures of girl (12) performing sex act was a crime

Oct 9th 2019, 7:34 PM 58,335 Views 0 Comments

The man, who can’t be named, was 16 at the time of the offence.

Thursday 1 August, 2019

Court hears man's right to anonymity breached over rape trial reports appearing beside his name on Google
# Anonymity
# Anonymity

Court hears man's right to anonymity breached over rape trial reports appearing beside his name on Google

Aug 1st 2019, 10:00 PM 22,470 Views 0 Comments

Counsel told the court that the man was not named in any of the news reports which appeared on Google search.

Thursday 18 July, 2019

Man (18) pleads guilty to rape of half-brother and defilement of half-sister over two-year period
# Courts
# Courts

Man (18) pleads guilty to rape of half-brother and defilement of half-sister over two-year period

Jul 18th 2019, 10:29 PM 41,311 Views 0 Comments

The case was heard today at the Central Criminal Court.

Thursday 4 July, 2019

Rape trial collapses after alleged victim leaves Ireland during trial
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Rape trial collapses after alleged victim leaves Ireland during trial

Jul 4th 2019, 5:07 PM 43,761 Views 0 Comments

The woman left on a ferry on Tuesday evening and was not answering her phone, the court heard.

Friday 28 June, 2019

Woman suffered nightmares after being held at knifepoint by woman she offered to help
# Courts
# Courts

Woman suffered nightmares after being held at knifepoint by woman she offered to help

Jun 28th 2019, 6:20 AM 24,703 Views 0 Comments

Charlotte Skovhaus offered to drive Cher Quinn home and was held at knifepoint by Quinn in her car.

Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Man who led gardaí on high speed car chase and crashed outside a school is jailed
# Jailed
# Jailed

Man who led gardaí on high speed car chase and crashed outside a school is jailed

Jun 26th 2019, 8:45 PM 23,310 Views 39 Comments

Bernard Kelly (38) broke red lights and mounted the pavement outside the school.

Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Man assaulted psychiatric nurse while awaiting sentence for attempted murder, court hears
# Attempted Murder
# Attempted Murder

Man assaulted psychiatric nurse while awaiting sentence for attempted murder, court hears

Jun 25th 2019, 10:10 PM 20,495 Views 0 Comments

Michael Corbett attempted to strangle the nurse with a sock.

Monday 24 June, 2019

'I was convinced he would kill me': How Patrick Nevin used Tinder to lure the women he sexually assaulted
# Courts
# Courts

'I was convinced he would kill me': How Patrick Nevin used Tinder to lure the women he sexually assaulted

Jun 24th 2019, 3:44 PM 19,940 Views 15 Comments

The 37-year-old received a 12-year sentence today.

Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 12 years for attacking women he met on Tinder
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Serial sex offender Patrick Nevin jailed for 12 years for attacking women he met on Tinder

Jun 24th 2019, 12:20 PM 63,809 Views 52 Comments

He is already serving a five-and-a-half-year sentence for the sexual assault of another woman he met via the dating app.

Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Dublin man jailed for sexual assault of 13-year-old girl
# Jail Sentence
# Jail Sentence

Dublin man jailed for sexual assault of 13-year-old girl

Jun 19th 2019, 8:22 PM 38,022 Views 42 Comments

The woman said the assault had a profound psychological effect on her.

Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Man who mugged two tourists in Dublin handed a suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Man who mugged two tourists in Dublin handed a suspended sentence

May 28th 2019, 10:15 PM 32,778 Views 80 Comments

The man also pleaded guilty to a separate offence of assault causing harm outside a Dublin pub.

Lawyers for convicted rapist contest victim's request to allow abuser to be named
# Waive Anonymity
# Waive Anonymity

Lawyers for convicted rapist contest victim's request to allow abuser to be named

May 28th 2019, 7:11 AM 33,114 Views 0 Comments

The two grew up as neighbours and the attacks began when the woman was nine-years-old.

Friday 17 May, 2019

Man who repeatedly sexually abused toddler jailed for 10 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who repeatedly sexually abused toddler jailed for 10 years

May 17th 2019, 10:48 PM 32,508 Views 0 Comments

The victim said said her abuser stole her ability to love and feel her home to be a place of refuge.

Friday 10 May, 2019

Carer who stole €9,000 from elderly man given suspended sentence and ordered to repay cash
# Courts
# Courts

Carer who stole €9,000 from elderly man given suspended sentence and ordered to repay cash

May 10th 2019, 3:12 PM 30,224 Views 72 Comments

She told gardaí that she stole the money because she needed to pay off a drug debt.

Thursday 4 April, 2019

Man who destroyed home in 'devastating' gas explosion found not guilty of reckless endangerment
# Courts
# Courts

Man who destroyed home in 'devastating' gas explosion found not guilty of reckless endangerment

Apr 4th 2019, 7:17 PM 20,134 Views 12 Comments

Terence Maguire caused the explosion in an attempt to take his own life.

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