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Dublin: 26°C Thursday 11 August 2022

Friday 29 July, 2022

Garda killer to stand trial at Special Criminal Court accused of plotting to pervert the course of justice
# Aaron Brady
# Aaron Brady

Garda killer to stand trial at Special Criminal Court accused of plotting to pervert the course of justice

Jul 29th 2022, 7:56 PM 23,130 Views 0 Comments

Brady and co-accused Dean Byrne are charged with conspiring to persuade a State witness not to testify during Brady’s murder trial.

'Trusted enabler' of Kinahan Cartel jailed for over eight years for role in murder of Noel Kirwan
# Courts
# Courts

'Trusted enabler' of Kinahan Cartel jailed for over eight years for role in murder of Noel Kirwan

Jul 29th 2022, 1:43 PM 15,326 Views 0 Comments

Martin Aylmer also pleaded guilty to participating in the attempted murder of James ‘Mago’ Gately.

Monday 30 May, 2022

Man sentenced to life for 'vicious and cynical' murder of homeless father of one
# Feri Anghel
# Feri Anghel

Man sentenced to life for 'vicious and cynical' murder of homeless father of one

May 30th 2022, 5:24 PM 15,150 Views 0 Comments

The sentencing marked the end of Feri Anghel’s second trial for murder, after the previous jury failed to reach a verdict last year.

Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Former Garda sergeant got sick from stress on first day back after making bullying complaint
# Disclosures Tribunal
# Disclosures Tribunal

Former Garda sergeant got sick from stress on first day back after making bullying complaint

May 24th 2022, 6:40 PM 31,605 Views 0 Comments

The tribunal heard from a retired Garda Sergeant who complained that the proper investigation of a child sexual assault allegation was prevented by a superintendent.

Friday 1 April, 2022

Man admits to murder of Jennifer Poole in Dublin last year
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man admits to murder of Jennifer Poole in Dublin last year

Apr 1st 2022, 5:50 PM 31,938 Views 0 Comments

The 24-year-old was stabbed to death at her home in Dublin in April last year.

'Death had a face': man gets life for inflicting 'unnatural terror' on pensioner in her home
# Anne Butler
# Anne Butler

'Death had a face': man gets life for inflicting 'unnatural terror' on pensioner in her home

Apr 1st 2022, 4:07 PM 23,057 Views 0 Comments

Anne Butler (70) was murdered in Kilkenny in March 2020, after being stabbed, beaten and mutilated.

Tuesday 22 March, 2022

Witness collapses at Central Criminal Court murder trial
# Courts
# Courts

Witness collapses at Central Criminal Court murder trial

Mar 22nd 2022, 6:43 PM 33,284 Views 0 Comments

Garofita Selin was being cross-examined about statements she gave to gardaí on the behaviour of the accused when she collapsed.

Wednesday 9 March, 2022

Man found injured in Dublin park had won money days before death, court hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man found injured in Dublin park had won money days before death, court hears

Mar 9th 2022, 6:33 PM 52,341 Views 0 Comments

The Central Criminal Court is hearing the case of Feri Anghel who denies the murder of Ioan Artene Bob in 2018.

Friday 4 March, 2022

Three brothers jailed for nearly 20 years combined for their roles in ATM robberies
# Courts
# Courts

Three brothers jailed for nearly 20 years combined for their roles in ATM robberies

Mar 4th 2022, 1:18 PM 18,249 Views 12 Comments

€790,000 was stolen when ATMs were ripped out of the walls of five premises in Cavan, Meath and Monaghan between 2018 and 2019.

Tuesday 1 February, 2022

Three brothers who were part of ATM theft gang remanded in custody ahead of sentencing
# Courts
# Courts

Three brothers who were part of ATM theft gang remanded in custody ahead of sentencing

Feb 1st 2022, 4:52 PM 22,379 Views 0 Comments

Stephen, Gerard and Ciaran Duffy were present in the three-judge court for their sentence hearing.

Monday 31 January, 2022

High Court orders extradition of on-the-run conwoman Farah Damji to the United Kingdom
# Court
# Court

High Court orders extradition of on-the-run conwoman Farah Damji to the United Kingdom

Jan 31st 2022, 6:58 PM 21,385 Views 0 Comments

Damji (55) fled to Ireland in February 2020 during her trial in the UK.

Monday 17 January, 2022

'Spotter' for 'murder gang' who killed Eamon Kelly sentenced to life in prison
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

'Spotter' for 'murder gang' who killed Eamon Kelly sentenced to life in prison

Jan 17th 2022, 4:08 PM 22,914 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Kelly’s daughter Alison told the court that her father’s murder was a “cowardly and senseless act”.

Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Former vet wanted to face charges of sexual activity with animals is to be extradited to UK
# Courts
# Courts

Former vet wanted to face charges of sexual activity with animals is to be extradited to UK

Dec 14th 2021, 5:42 PM 43,234 Views 0 Comments

Oliver Lown is facing 12 offences, including making indecent images of children.

Thursday 2 December, 2021

Man accused of terrorism offences surrenders himself to UK to face allegations
# Mark Nolan
# Mark Nolan

Man accused of terrorism offences surrenders himself to UK to face allegations

Dec 2nd 2021, 10:30 PM 19,026 Views 0 Comments

The arrest warrant states that Nazi-related materials were uncovered during a search of his address.

Monday 29 November, 2021

Man jailed for possessing over €100,000 of cross-border gang's ATM theft
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Man jailed for possessing over €100,000 of cross-border gang's ATM theft

Nov 29th 2021, 1:58 PM 12,838 Views 0 Comments

Niall Finnegan will serve three years for possessing the proceeds of ATM thefts by a criminal organisation.

Friday 26 November, 2021

Former principal fails to appeal convictions for sexually abusing boys over 50 years ago
# Patrick Harte
# Patrick Harte

Former principal fails to appeal convictions for sexually abusing boys over 50 years ago

Nov 26th 2021, 9:30 PM 38,815 Views 0 Comments

The Court of Appeal rejected what was described as an “extraordinary” submission by Patrick Harte.

Thursday 25 November, 2021

Homeless man found guilty of murdering friend on O'Connell Street to be sentenced for life
# Court
# Court

Homeless man found guilty of murdering friend on O'Connell Street to be sentenced for life

Nov 25th 2021, 5:59 PM 17,939 Views 0 Comments

Damien Singleton had pleaded not guilty to murder but guilty to manslaughter.

Friday 19 November, 2021

Witnesses in US and Australia will not have to travel here for Lisa Smith trial, court rules
# International Witnesses
# International Witnesses

Witnesses in US and Australia will not have to travel here for Lisa Smith trial, court rules

Nov 19th 2021, 12:36 PM 13,036 Views 0 Comments

The court said it would allow evidence to be called from three witnesses in the case by video-link.

Monday 15 November, 2021

Graham 'The Wig' Whelan jailed for 18 months by Special Criminal Court
# Courts
# Courts

Graham 'The Wig' Whelan jailed for 18 months by Special Criminal Court

Nov 15th 2021, 1:54 PM 17,480 Views 0 Comments

The judge said that a four-year headline sentence was appropriate on the money laundering and the two proceeds of crime offences.

Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Trial of man accused of involvement in Kinahan cartel plot to murder Hutch rival begins
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Trial of man accused of involvement in Kinahan cartel plot to murder Hutch rival begins

Nov 9th 2021, 8:14 PM 14,806 Views 0 Comments

Douglas Glynn appeared at the non-jury court pleading not guilty to his involvement in the plot to murder James Gately

Monday 1 November, 2021

'Absolutely enormous' volume of documents in Lisa Smith case is crashing printers
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

'Absolutely enormous' volume of documents in Lisa Smith case is crashing printers

Nov 1st 2021, 5:03 PM 33,477 Views 0 Comments

Lisa Smith is accused of being a member of ISIS and of financing terrorism.

Man claims before Special Criminal Court evidence 'doctored to facilitate State show-trial'
# Alan Wilson
# Alan Wilson

Man claims before Special Criminal Court evidence 'doctored to facilitate State show-trial'

Nov 1st 2021, 2:07 PM 22,859 Views 0 Comments

Alan Wilson has pleaded not guilty to three attempted murders in Fairview, Dublin in 2010.

Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Judgement for men accused of gangland figure Eamon Kelly's murder to be delivered next month
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Judgement for men accused of gangland figure Eamon Kelly's murder to be delivered next month

Oct 26th 2021, 1:33 PM 12,126 Views 0 Comments

Father-of-nine Eamon Kelly was shot four times in the chest as he walked towards his home.

Friday 22 October, 2021

Sentence for man who allowed handguns to be hidden inside hoover too lenient, DPP tells court
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Sentence for man who allowed handguns to be hidden inside hoover too lenient, DPP tells court

Oct 22nd 2021, 10:45 PM 22,887 Views 0 Comments

A four-year suspended sentence was handed down in May to Stephen O’Connor.

Wednesday 20 October, 2021

'Gigantic' amount of disclosure ahead of trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

'Gigantic' amount of disclosure ahead of trial of former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith

Oct 20th 2021, 4:54 PM 32,251 Views 0 Comments

She is charged with membership of ISIS.

Monday 11 October, 2021

Intoxicated man who killed daughter's partner found guilty of murder
# Trial
# Trial

Intoxicated man who killed daughter's partner found guilty of murder

Oct 11th 2021, 1:50 PM 24,699 Views 0 Comments

The jury of nine men and three women rejected Mark Whelan’s defence.

Monday 4 October, 2021

Sixth man jailed for role in attempted murder of Kinahan gang target James Gately
# Stephen Fowler
# Stephen Fowler

Sixth man jailed for role in attempted murder of Kinahan gang target James Gately

Oct 4th 2021, 7:33 PM 12,069 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Fowler (62) was sentenced to six years and nine months for his “logistical” involvement.

Friday 1 October, 2021

Man accused of murdering daughter’s partner had blood splatter on his face at garda station
# Trial
# Trial

Man accused of murdering daughter’s partner had blood splatter on his face at garda station

Oct 1st 2021, 7:13 PM 31,862 Views 0 Comments

A forensic scientist told the court that the victim’s blood and DNA were found on the accused’s clothes.

Thursday 30 September, 2021

Woman found not guilty by reason of insanity of Foxrock murder
# Courts
# Courts

Woman found not guilty by reason of insanity of Foxrock murder

Sep 30th 2021, 5:05 PM 32,200 Views 0 Comments

Grace Miano (53) had been charged with the murder of Malawian man Limbani ‘Robert’ Mzoma (27).

Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Foxrock murder accused suffered with mental dysfunction, court told
# Courts
# Courts

Foxrock murder accused suffered with mental dysfunction, court told

Sep 29th 2021, 8:11 PM 17,101 Views 0 Comments

Grace Miano (53) is charged with the murder of Malawian man Limbani ‘Robert’ Mzoma (27).

Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Judge in Foxrock murder case tells jury to flag any issues with nature of evidence being heard
# Courts
# Courts

Judge in Foxrock murder case tells jury to flag any issues with nature of evidence being heard

Updated Sep 28th 2021, 9:05 PM 36,663 Views 0 Comments

Grace Miano (53) is charged with the murder of Malawian man Limbani ‘Robert’ Mzoma (27).

Friday 24 September, 2021

Murder trial collapses after juror 'overheard gardaí discussing witness statements in courtroom'
# Courts
# Courts

Murder trial collapses after juror 'overheard gardaí discussing witness statements in courtroom'

Sep 24th 2021, 4:13 PM 39,207 Views 0 Comments

Prosecution counsel told the court that gardaí “absolutely did not discuss witness statements” in the courtroom.

Thursday 16 September, 2021

Grandfather to be sentenced next month for role in plot to kill Kinahan target James Gately
# Stephen Fowler
# Stephen Fowler

Grandfather to be sentenced next month for role in plot to kill Kinahan target James Gately

Sep 16th 2021, 5:14 PM 8,613 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Fowler would not say who he was receiving orders from.

Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Former Sinn Féin councillor and three co-accused to go on trial over Regency Hotel killing
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Former Sinn Féin councillor and three co-accused to go on trial over Regency Hotel killing

Sep 14th 2021, 4:35 PM 20,480 Views 0 Comments

Justice Tony Hunt fixed 3 October 2022 for a trial.

Thursday 2 September, 2021

'Senior member' of Kinahan cartel jailed for directing attempted hit on Hutch gang member
# Peter Keating
# Peter Keating

'Senior member' of Kinahan cartel jailed for directing attempted hit on Hutch gang member

Updated Sep 2nd 2021, 3:16 PM 16,662 Views 0 Comments

Mr Justice Tony Hunt today said Peter Keating was a “repository of trust and confidence” for the organised crime group.

Monday 9 August, 2021

Jury hears closing speech in trial of man accused of murdering homeless construction worker
# Courts
# Courts

Jury hears closing speech in trial of man accused of murdering homeless construction worker

Aug 9th 2021, 9:15 PM 16,814 Views 0 Comments

Romanian man Ioan Artene Bob was discovered fatally injured in a Tallaght park on 13 April, 2018.

Friday 30 July, 2021

Man who booked flights for hitman in Kinahan Cartel's bid to murder 'Mago' Gately is jailed
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Man who booked flights for hitman in Kinahan Cartel's bid to murder 'Mago' Gately is jailed

Jul 30th 2021, 4:01 PM 15,156 Views 0 Comments

James Mago Gately was shot several times in 2017.

Thursday 29 July, 2021

Lifelong criminal Trevor Byrne to serve 17 years for firearms offences, armed robbery and hijacking
# Courts
# Courts

Lifelong criminal Trevor Byrne to serve 17 years for firearms offences, armed robbery and hijacking

Jul 29th 2021, 4:23 PM 19,017 Views 14 Comments

Byrne left his phone at the scene of a robbery at a bookmakers.

Monday 5 July, 2021

Man caught with €350k for 'pernicious' transnational crime group jailed for seven years
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Man caught with €350k for 'pernicious' transnational crime group jailed for seven years

Jul 5th 2021, 12:42 PM 14,177 Views 0 Comments

The judge said that Jason Reed’s behaviour was “not a one-off but representative of a course of conduct”.

Friday 11 June, 2021

Trial of two men accused of murdering Eamon Kelly hears evidence of burning Lexus
# Court
# Court

Trial of two men accused of murdering Eamon Kelly hears evidence of burning Lexus

Jun 11th 2021, 5:27 PM 10,392 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Kelly was shot four times in the back in December 2012.

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