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Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Armagh man accused of murdering Garda Adrian Donohoe in Louth car park to go on trial next year
# Killed On Duty
# Killed On Duty

Armagh man accused of murdering Garda Adrian Donohoe in Louth car park to go on trial next year

Oct 24th 2018, 12:25 PM 18,503 Views 0 Comments

The officer, a married father-of-two, was killed while on duty.

Thursday 18 October, 2018

Man (37) who killed nephew's friend sentenced to 9 years in prison
# Tramore
# Tramore

Man (37) who killed nephew's friend sentenced to 9 years in prison

Oct 18th 2018, 8:39 PM 23,415 Views 16 Comments

The victim’s brother told the court that his family took no comfort knowing that Michael O’Dwyer died “afraid and alone”.

Thursday 11 October, 2018

Man (54) was 'savagely beaten' and stripped following drunken row over a cigarette, murder trial hears
# Courts
# Courts

Man (54) was 'savagely beaten' and stripped following drunken row over a cigarette, murder trial hears

Oct 11th 2018, 4:35 PM 17,252 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Walsh (31) has admitted killing but pleaded not guilty to the murder of Dermot Byrne.

Man found guilty of manslaughter of Louth taxi driver
# Martin Mulligan
# Martin Mulligan

Man found guilty of manslaughter of Louth taxi driver

Oct 11th 2018, 4:15 PM 14,566 Views 0 Comments

Joseph Hillen admitted stabbing Martin Mulligan to death following an alleged row over illegal dumping.

Thursday 30 August, 2018

Freddie Thompson found guilty of feud murder of David Douglas
# Convicted
# Convicted

Freddie Thompson found guilty of feud murder of David Douglas

Updated Aug 30th 2018, 4:38 PM 40,746 Views 42 Comments

He will receive the mandatory life sentence.

Thursday 2 August, 2018

'Guilty of f***ing what' - Dublin man shouts in court when found guilty of Louth double murder
# Courts
# Courts

'Guilty of f***ing what' - Dublin man shouts in court when found guilty of Louth double murder

Updated Aug 2nd 2018, 12:29 PM 49,932 Views 0 Comments

Jason O’Driscoll has been found guilty of the murders of Anthony Burnett and Joseph Redmond in Co Louth in March 2012.

Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Man who shot dead a dissident republican in pub car park gets life sentence
# Dean Evans
# Dean Evans

Man who shot dead a dissident republican in pub car park gets life sentence

Jul 31st 2018, 5:52 PM 12,721 Views 0 Comments

Dean Evans apologised to his victim’s family and said he made decisions as a younger man that he would not make today.

'Hooded Man' Kevin Hannaway gets three years and nine months for assisting the IRA
# KEVIN HANNAWAY
# KEVIN HANNAWAY

'Hooded Man' Kevin Hannaway gets three years and nine months for assisting the IRA

Jul 31st 2018, 5:46 PM 26,390 Views 24 Comments

Hannaway was one of a number of men interned at a secret base in Derry in 1971.

Friday 20 July, 2018

Man pleads guilty to murder after being arrested in Spain following failure to show up for trial
# Gormanstown
# Gormanstown

Man pleads guilty to murder after being arrested in Spain following failure to show up for trial

Jul 20th 2018, 12:08 PM 16,652 Views 0 Comments

Dean Evans pleaded guilty to his role in the murder of Peter Butterly today.

Monday 16 July, 2018

Man pleads guilty to attempted murder of four children
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Man pleads guilty to attempted murder of four children

Jul 16th 2018, 1:48 PM 39,263 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the Wicklow man attempted to strangle two of the children.

Thursday 12 July, 2018

Two brothers found guilty of murder of gunman while father is acquitted
# Lucan
# Lucan

Two brothers found guilty of murder of gunman while father is acquitted

Jul 12th 2018, 5:21 PM 22,599 Views 0 Comments

Dean and Jason Bradley have been found guilty of the murder of Neil Reilly.

Monday 9 July, 2018

Youngest of three brothers accused of Dublin murder acquitted before jury begin deliberations
# Courts
# Courts

Youngest of three brothers accused of Dublin murder acquitted before jury begin deliberations

Jul 9th 2018, 6:01 PM 19,597 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Bradley’s father Paul is also on trial for the alleged murder of Neil Reilly in Lucan in January 2017.

Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Man pleads guilty to attempted murder of teenager at popular hiking spot in Dublin
# Hell Fire Club
# Hell Fire Club

Man pleads guilty to attempted murder of teenager at popular hiking spot in Dublin

May 8th 2018, 2:12 PM 30,565 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in June 2016.

Friday 27 April, 2018

Man accused of attempted murder of wife with hammer found not guilty by reason of insanity
# Tomas Gajowniczek
# Tomas Gajowniczek

Man accused of attempted murder of wife with hammer found not guilty by reason of insanity

Apr 27th 2018, 4:18 PM 13,594 Views 0 Comments

Tomas Gajowniczek was also found not guilty of recklessly causing serious harm.

Friday 23 March, 2018

'Come back Joshua': Mother delivers impact statement as father sentenced to life for murdering baby
# Baby Joshua
# Baby Joshua

'Come back Joshua': Mother delivers impact statement as father sentenced to life for murdering baby

Mar 23rd 2018, 5:11 PM 41,552 Views 44 Comments

The jury had deliberated for over seven and a half hours before reaching a verdict.

Thursday 22 March, 2018

Jury to resume deliberations in case of man accused of murdering infant son
# Baby Joshua
# Baby Joshua

Jury to resume deliberations in case of man accused of murdering infant son

Mar 22nd 2018, 2:36 PM 5,233 Views 0 Comments

The jury began deliberating at 11.40am this morning.

Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Father accused of murdering infant son could be found guilty of manslaughter, jury told
# Baby Joshua
# Baby Joshua

Father accused of murdering infant son could be found guilty of manslaughter, jury told

Mar 21st 2018, 2:16 PM 10,506 Views 0 Comments

The judge told the jury that to be guilty of murder, an accused person must at the time of the killing have a guilty state of mind.

Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Father accused of murdering infant son has inconsistencies in his account of death, court hears
# Baby Joshua
# Baby Joshua

Father accused of murdering infant son has inconsistencies in his account of death, court hears

Mar 20th 2018, 4:13 PM 13,781 Views 0 Comments

John Tighe has pleaded not guilty to murdering his son Joshua on 1 June 2013.

Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'What have you done?' Mother said to father accused of murdering their six-month-old child
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

'What have you done?' Mother said to father accused of murdering their six-month-old child

Mar 13th 2018, 9:44 PM 26,364 Views 0 Comments

Joshua Tighe died on 1 June 2013.

Thursday 8 March, 2018

Baby, whose father is accused of his murder, had paper from two tissue boxes in his throat when he died
# Baby Joshua
# Baby Joshua

Baby, whose father is accused of his murder, had paper from two tissue boxes in his throat when he died

Mar 8th 2018, 5:42 PM 27,883 Views 0 Comments

John Tighe has pleaded not guilty to murdering his son Joshua on 1 June 2013.

Monday 18 December, 2017

Teen found guilty of murder tells family 'don't worry, it's only an extra few years' as he awaits life sentencing
# Courts
# Courts

Teen found guilty of murder tells family 'don't worry, it's only an extra few years' as he awaits life sentencing

Dec 18th 2017, 5:48 PM 40,861 Views 0 Comments

19-year-old Graham McEvoy has been found guilty of stabbing his best friend to death.

Thursday 1 June, 2017

Mother with personality disorder who killed toddler son with scissors jailed for five years
# Ballybrack
# Ballybrack

Mother with personality disorder who killed toddler son with scissors jailed for five years

Jun 1st 2017, 12:36 PM 19,140 Views 36 Comments

Hazel Waters pleaded guilty to manslaughter.

Friday 26 May, 2017

Irish Muslim accused of funding ISIS refused bail
# High Court
# High Court

Irish Muslim accused of funding ISIS refused bail

May 26th 2017, 6:36 PM 19,184 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the refusal was necessary.

Friday 24 March, 2017

Roy Webster has been found guilty of the murder of Anne Shortall
# Guilty
# Guilty

Roy Webster has been found guilty of the murder of Anne Shortall

Mar 24th 2017, 1:02 PM 17,725 Views 2 Comments

He will be handed down the mandatory life sentence at a later hearing.

Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Shouts of 'Justice for Daniel' in court as Richard Dekker is found guilty of teenager's murder
# Unanimous
# Unanimous

Shouts of 'Justice for Daniel' in court as Richard Dekker is found guilty of teenager's murder

Mar 7th 2017, 3:11 PM 14,949 Views 0 Comments

Daniel McAnaspie was stabbed to death in Dublin in 2010.