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Dublin: 16 °C Sunday 12 July, 2020

Wednesday 1 July, 2020

William Eagers charged with murder of his wife Jean Eagers

The 60-year-old also faces a charge of producing a samurai sword.

Teen accused of rape in south Dublin suburb

The defendant was 16 when the alleged incident happened.

Grandfather sent for trial accused of manslaughter of 10-month-old grandson

Sean Wang died at Temple Street Children’s Hospital in Dublin on 15 August 2019 where he had been in intensive care for two days.

Tuesday 23 June, 2020

25-year-old man charged with stabbing parents remanded in custody pending bail application

Conor Dreelan appeared via video-link at Cloverhill District Court.


Man (23) who allegedly wrote 'rat' in book of condolence for Garda Colm Horkan remanded in custody

The book had been left out at the counter in Blanchardstown garda station for the public to sign.

Monday 22 June, 2020

13-year-old boy accused of torturing hedgehog in 'lengthy' attack

The boy appeared in court in Dublin accused of torturing the animal.

Thursday 18 June, 2020

First juvenile prosecuted for breaking Covid-19 restrictions granted bail

Members of his family have been infected with the coronavirus, the Dublin Children’s Court was told.

Thursday 11 June, 2020

Garda detectives surrounded and attacked by 15 youths, court hears

The incident was close to a garda station in north Dublin.

Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Man (39) accused of sexual assault and false imprisonment of two women on same day

The man was extradited from England and charged today.


Friday 29 May, 2020

Boy accused of defilement of another young boy opts for jury trial

The boy, now aged 15, faces two charges for engaging in oral and anal sex with a child under the age of 15.

Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Veteran comedian Sil Fox cleared of sexually assaulting woman at Dublin bar

He pleaded not guilty to the sexual assault in December 2018.

Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Man (31) charged with 2016 murder of David 'Daithi' Douglas

Douglas, 33, was fatally wounded while working at a shoe shop on Bridgefoot Street, Dublin.

Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Man who broke Covid-19 laws to steal fuel given suspended sentence

Richard Kiely, who had been driving a ‘181-reg Skoda, had been reselling the fuel to help pay a debt

Thursday 14 May, 2020

Man and woman appear in court accused of perverting course of justice in fatal Dublin shooting investigation

Wayne Whelan was shot in the head before the car he was in was torched in Dublin on 18 November.

Monday 11 May, 2020

Teenage boy charged with rape at Dublin housing estate two years ago

The boy has not indicated how he will plead.

Friday 8 May, 2020

Man (54) to face trial accused of manslaughter of his 10-month-old grandson

The 10-month-old baby died at Temple Street Children’s Hospital 15 August last year.

Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Top defence solicitor accused of theft and perverting course of justice

The solicitor is accused of theft of €400 belonging to a Spanish man who had been a defendant in court proceedings.

Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Footballer Anthony Stokes appears in court accused of headbutting man in Temple Bar pub

The alleged incident took place during the St Patrick’s Festival in Dublin last year.

Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Woman to stand trial accused of attempted murder of two young sons

The court heard it was alleged that the woman made threats to kill while on a visit.

Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Man accused of attempting to bite and spit at gardaí refused bail

Radu Timoc was arrested yesterday evening for suspected drink-driving.

Friday 20 March, 2020

Man remanded in custody charged in connection with fatal collision in Killiney

Jacqueline McGovern was one of two women struck by a car as she walked on a footpath in Killiney on 10 March.

Thursday 19 March, 2020

Man (25) remanded in custody after being charged with robbery in connection with fatal collision

Jacqueline McGovern, 54, was struck by a car in Killiney on 10 March.

Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Woman accused of murder of Gareth Kelly 'medically unfit' for court

The 39-year-old died after being stabbed in west Dublin last month.

Thursday 12 March, 2020

Dutchman who caused 'pandemonium' with hoax Covid-19 claim on Amsterdam-Dublin flight jailed

Cabin crew began crying and passengers overheard and it caused upset, disruption and inconvenience.

Friday 6 March, 2020

Wife of Console founder to stand trial accused of fraudulent trading and concealing crime proceeds

Former chief executive of Console Paul Kelly took his own life on 9 February last.

Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Woman accused of knife murder of Gareth Kelly in west Dublin estate 'too unwell' for court

Christina Anderson was remanded in custody to appear in court in two weeks’ time.

Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Taxi company caught tampering with fare meter on one of its vehicles fined €2,000

It followed an investigation by the National Standards Authority of Ireland.

Woman charged with murder of man (39) following fatal stabbing in Dublin

Father-of three Gareth Kelly (39) died following the stabbing yesterday morning.

Wednesday 19 February, 2020

14-year-old boy to stand trial accused of raping girl

The boy appeared at Dublin Children’s Court today charged with sexual abuse offences which allegedly occurred when he was aged 12 and 13.

Friday 7 February, 2020

Extra charges brought against Norwegian man after alleged naked drink-driving rampage in bin lorry

55-year-old Rune Skinnarland said he believed his drink had been spiked.

Thursday 30 January, 2020

Two men get two-month jail sentence for drunkenly sailing yacht up the Liffey

The court heard gardaí brought out on the water to help deal with the situation were told to “f*** off”.

Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Conor McGregor spared prosecution for motoring offences in Dublin

He had been accused of allegedly driving a 192-reg car without a licence or insurance.

Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Man (44) charged with hoax threats claiming bombs were planted in Phoenix Park

The alleged incident occurred in May of last year.

Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Yacht captain who had 'God-given right' to be on Liffey found guilty of being drunk while sailing erratically

His co-accused stripped off when he made landfall on the city quays and was arrested naked, a court heard.

Monday 20 January, 2020

28 motorists fined a total of €266,000 for not paying M50 tolls

The private car owner with the highest amount of unpaid charges had been sent 1,176 warning letters and was fined €15,000.

Monday 13 January, 2020

Taxi driver scammed passengers 270 times using remote control to add €9 to fares, court hears

Raymond Pidgeon pleaded guilty to the offence in court today.

Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Monday 6 January, 2020

Shipping company faces charges over father-of-two's death at Dublin Port

Doyle Shipping Group is accused of breaking health and safety laws following the death of a father-of-two after a workplace accident at Dublin Port.

Wednesday 18 December, 2019

RTÉ accused of criminal offences in making of Hyde & Seek exposé

Four Hyde & Seek crèches had been ordered to close by 31 December on foot of an order by Tusla.

Saturday 14 December, 2019

Scottish league footballers appear in court over alleged assault of man in Dublin city centre

Scottish league footballers appear in court over alleged assault of man in Dublin city centre

Montrose FC Midfielder Liam Callaghan and forward Craig Johnston appeared at Dublin District Court.

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