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Monday 17 December, 2018

Man sentenced to 4 years in prison for sexually assaulting daughter (15)

The final 18 months are to be suspended.

Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Man who sexually assaulted partner while under investigation for raping her receives four-year sentence

The final 18 months of the sentence were suspended on condition that the man undergo probation supervision.

Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Man who went on the run during his sexual assault trial jailed for seven years despite not being found

The man is still “at large” and believed to be sleeping rough in Dublin city.

Monday 3 December, 2018

Former council worker sentenced to 10 years for sexual abuse of three girls

Bartholomew Prendergast pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to the offences.

Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Man who left schoolmate deaf in one ear in brawl was 'jealous' he was with a girl at the nightclub

Adam Clarke was out celebrating his 18th birthday when he attacked Ownie O’Connell, the court heard.

Monday 30 July, 2018

'I will never ever forgive you': Man to be sentenced in November for rape and sexual abuse of sisters

Bartholomew Prendergast pleaded guilty to two counts of rape and 13 counts of indecent assault of his sister-in-law Stephanie Hickey.

Saturday 21 July, 2018

Couple who used stolen credit card details to buy hotel stay and sex toys ordered to leave jurisdiction

They used stolen credit card numbers to buy flights from Dublin to New York, costing €3,592 and Dublin to Kuala Lumpur costing €8,798.

Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Teenager jailed after deliberately driving car at garda patrol vehicle

Ross Thompson pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to two charges of endangerment and a charge of dangerous driving.

Monday 18 June, 2018

Woman 'feared she was going to be killed by burglars' as tax inspectors searched TD's house

The woman was in Independent TD Michael Lowry’s home when Revenue officers raided it, a jury has heard.

Thursday 3 May, 2018

Three teenagers sentenced to five years in prison for roles in 'rampage' at Oberstown

During the incident a roof was set on fire and missiles were thrown at staff, gardaí and fire officers.

Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Dublin couple jailed over systematic neglect and physical abuse of the man's young daughter

The now 16-year-old had 46 separate injuries all over her body when she was examined by medical practitioners in 2008.

Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Vulnerable mother avoids jail after garda says 'she had little or no choice' but to store drugs in her home

The woman pleaded guilty to possession of drugs for sale or supply.

Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Limerick man attacked and sexually assaulted his elderly neighbour

He will be sentenced next week.

Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Prisoner who attacked psychiatrist with sharpened paint roller gets 3 years jail-term

A garda said Ellis said “a demon got into my head and made me do it. I’ve no control over this demon.”

Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Man to be sentenced for knocking down and killing Kildare councillor

Kildare councillor Willie Crowley was knocked down on Eyre Street, Newbridge in December 2015.

Thursday 16 March, 2017

Serial burglar who targets pensioners sentenced to 144 years in prison over his criminal career

Connors told the couple he “had mates waiting outside” and said he would set the apartment on fire.

Monday 6 March, 2017

Teen 'curious about phone boxes' avoids jail following hoax bomb threat

Stephen McKeever avoided jail for what was his fifteenth conviction.

Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Café owner who grew cannabis to ease back pain given 240 hours community service

The man was ordered to carry out the community service within a year in lieu of a two year jail term.

Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Man avoids jail for attacking 72-year-old estranged wife

The 74-year-old man burst into the home he had previously shared with his wife and shouted “surprise” before he launched a sustained assault.

Friday 3 February, 2017

Two men jailed for attacking bin man and garda because their bin wasn't collected

The men, aged 32 and 21, were sentenced to three years in prison at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court Wednesday.

Thursday 24 November, 2016

Second teen involved in attack of Dublin boy who was stabbed after 'running for his life 'avoids jail

The victim was assaulted a short time after stepping in to help a friend he saw being attacked.

Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Man claims prisoners threatened to break his brother's legs if he didn't smuggle drugs

The finding was made when officers searched the man and the drugs fell out of his underwear.

Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Father of three caught hiding heroin-filled football given four years

Paul Dempsey had developed a gambling addiction and relapsed into heroin use shortly before being caught with the drugs.

Monday 4 July, 2016

'Singing priest' will get maximum sentence of two years for raping a boy with a crucifix

Anthony Walsh (62) committed the offence before the law was changed in 1990

Thursday 23 June, 2016

"I had looked on him as part of my family" - Man convicted for sexually abusing two young boys

The man pleaded guilty to three charges of sexual abuse between January 1991 and May 1991.

Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Man who defecated in Garda interview room sentenced to 16 months

Alan Stone committed the act in the middle of his interview for stealing Fairy Liquid tablets.

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