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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Cloverhill

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Family of man who died while in custody in Cloverhill say they have been left 'in the dark'
Ivan Rosney died on 28 September.
'What happened to my boy?' - Family of man who died in unexplained circumstances in Cloverhill Prison demand answers
Ivan Rosney died in Cloverhill Prison at the end of last month.
Man (50s) due in court over death of inmate in Cloverhill Prison
The victim, Mark Lawlor, was found dead in Cloverhill Prison on Saturday.
Man arrested after fellow inmate found strangled to death in Cloverhill Prison
A man in his 50s has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
Man dies at Cloverhill Prison after incident involving another prisoner
A Garda investigation has been launched.
'He could have lost his eye': Prison officer injured in assault by inmate at Cloverhill
The Prison Officers Association has called for the provision of protective equipment like batons and pepper spray for staff.
Gardaí continue search for man who escaped Cloverhill Court after walking out unlocked door and robbing bike
The incident happened yesterday afternoon.
Man escapes custody ahead of court hearing
It’s understood he escaped in a waiting car.
Man found dead in cell at Cloverhill Prison
Foul play is not suspected in the man’s death.
No extra jail time for inmate who attacked Cloverhill governor
His solicitor said he had been “subject to a difficult stressful regime”.
Three stabbings involving four inmates at Cloverhill Prison
The violent attacks happened over a period of three days.
Man charged with stabbing murder of 25-year-old student in Dublin
25-year-old student Leo Carolan died from stab wounds in a house on the South Circular Road in Dublin last week.
Prisoner facing discipline after breaking out onto roof of Cloverhill prison
The incident happened this evening at about 5.30pm.
'Exemplary' prisoner, convicted of heroin possession, left on Dublin street alone for an hour by guards
Joseph O’Neill, convicted of possessing €1.4 million worth of heroin, had been giving a speech at a conference in Dublin Castle.
Hostage situation at Cloverhill may have been attempt to make claim against State
An inmate who held another hostage in a cell was given a three and a half year sentence today.
Man who tried to smuggle drugs into prison fell asleep on the toilet while passing them
The man was the subject of threats when it emerged he was on compassionate leave.
David Drumm blows kiss to supporters in court before being released on bail
The former Anglo boss spent last night in Cloverhill prison.
Ireland's most dangerous prisons: Around the country staff are working in constant danger
So far this year there have been more than 50 assaults by prisoners on staff.
Officer 'punched prisoner, sat on his chest and poked his eye'
An anti-torture committee has raised serious concerns about conditions in Irish prisons.
Cloverhill inmates coaxed down from prison roof with snack boxes
Negotiators spoke with the prisoners for over 12 hours.
A rally calling for Walli Ullah Safi's immediate release from Cloverhill has been held in Dublin
The 21-year-old Afghan migrant had his face slashed and his arm broken when he was taken hostage by other inmates.
Asylum seeker horribly beaten in Cloverhill is the Afghan man found at side of motorway
21-year-old Walli Ullah Safi had no idea what country he was in when he first arrived in Ireland two weeks ago.
Cloverhill riot: Prisoners injured, two climb onto roof
Officers in riot gear were sent to deal with the protest, after attempts to resolve it via negotiation failed.
Afghan man found at side of Irish motorway with no knowledge of what country he was in
The man claims to have travelled as a stowaway for three months before ending up at the side of the M7 motorway near Naas, Co Kildare.
Four prison officers injured in attack at reception of Cloverhill
A prisoner was being moved between facilities when the incident occurred.
Prisoner spent two hours on roof of Cloverhill today after retrieving drugs
It comes after inmates formed a pyramid to help a prisoner get on the roof of Mountjoy prison earlier this month.
Three prison officers hospitalised after inmate lashes out with brush handle
The prisoner will be brought before a full disciplinary hearing.
Inter-county footballer in hospital after being injured on duty as prison officer
He was injured after intervening when one prisoner attacked another.
Both sides 'disappointed' as officers picket outside Cloverhill prison
The officers claim staffing levels are dangerously low.
Man charged with murdering wife is found dead in prison cell
Marius Sarzynski was found by prison staff last night.
Report into prisoner death finds multiple mistakes were made
Shane Rogers took his own life in a cell at Cloverhill courthouse, despite being on suicide watch.
GAA player's murder accused found dead
Shane Rodgers, who was being held in custody in Cloverhill on charge of murdering James Hughes, was found dead in a holding cell.
Cloverhill inmates, staff being screened for tuberculosis
Staff and inmates at the prison in Clondalkin are being tested after a number of prison officers tested positive for TB.