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Youth who robbed delivery man in 'extremely vicious' assault gets four-year suspended sentence
Dublin mother who flung boiling water at shop worker's face to be sentenced
Donegal teenager acquitted of raping schoolmate after meeting at a takeaway
Garda dressed as a postman to deliver 36,000 ecstasy pills to suspected dealer
'Help help please' - Court hears of text sent by alleged rape victim to friend during incident
David Drumm pleads guilty to role in providing unlawful loans to the 'Maple 10'
Homeless man who brandished toy gun on Dart given 12-month suspended sentence
Man who harassed Sharon Ní Bheoláin and possessed child abuse images jailed for 3 years
Man who repeatedly punched ex-partner, then abducted their one-year-old daughter, avoids jail sentence
Man (22) who assaulted two children and smashed windows in 'drunken rampage' jailed
Man goes on trial accused of serial rape of his younger sister
Judge praises the resilience of two 80-year-old victims whose handbags were robbed by same thief
Court hears postman, accused of causing death of woman by dangerous driving, told eye expert that he didn't drive
Jockey tried to gouge out taxi driver's eye after 'some confusion' over fare
Two homeless men dressed as workmen snuck into Dublin offices to steal cash and phones
Man sentenced to two years for robbery and 'merciless' attack on fellow homeless person
Man promised girlfriend he'd buy non-existent site for house, before gambling away over €22,000
Man accused of harassing Sharon Ní Bheoláin to face court in February
Grandfather who raped his niece on Christmas night remanded in custody
Man who claimed his dead mother's pension for 17 years jailed
Pensioner who stole over €200,000 in State benefits avoids jail
Prisoner whose family were injured in suspicious fire granted compassionate bail to visit them
Gardaí made 'unwise and inappropriate' decisions at water charges protest, court hears
Superintendent denies being 'part of conspiracy to pervert course of justice', trial hears
Garda thought she was going to be 'crushed' at water charges protest, court hears
'One of the most scary experiences' - Joan Burton's advisor gives Jobstown testimony
'Terrified' Joan Burton 'ran for her life' at Jobstown protest
Barman who stabbed man who was in bed with his ex-partner gets suspended sentence
Man with 17 aliases acquitted of attack that severed officer's tendons
Teen launched vicious unprovoked attack on dad in front of his family
Man to face jail after being caught with "Aladdin's cave" of drugs, ammo and Garda uniforms
Man (77) who molested daughter and granddaughter is jailed for seven years
Woman smuggled mobile phone into Mountjoy internally for €500
'I was robbing Peter to pay Paul': Financial advisor to be sentenced for '38 catastrophic mistakes'
Woman jailed for stealing €57,000 to pay for her father's kidney transplant
Dublin woman spared jail after smashing beer bottle over taxi driver's head
Woman withdrew more than €50,000 from ATMs when Ulster Bank was down