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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# custody

Last year
Civil liberties group calls on Government to restore barrister legal aid fees
The Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) said that the Government should invest €8.6 million in a number of human rights measures.
Copenhagen shooting suspect remanded in custody for 24 days
The 22-year-old gunman was indicted for murder today.
All time
There have been 8 deaths in prison custody to date this year, and 100 deaths in 10 years
The figures to 1 October this year are down on the 15 deaths that occurred in Irish prisons last year.
Lisa Smith's detention period has been extended by 24 hours
Smith was arrested on Sunday morning after arriving back in Ireland on suspicion of terrorist offences.
R Kelly taken into custody again for failing to pay child support
He was unable to come up with the $161,000 he owes in payments to his ex-wife and their three children.
Pussy Riot members arrested again immediately after release for World Cup stunt
The four members ran onto the pitch at Moscow’s Luzniki stadium in the second half of the World Cup final between France and Croatia.
Burglar with history of drug addiction thanks judge for 'saving' his life by putting him back into custody
At a hearing last month Boyle asked Judge O’Connor if he could be sent back to custody because he was struggling and finding it difficult on bail.
Woman (44) charged over the burglary of Joan Burton's home
The woman is of no fixed address and was charged today.
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy in police custody over campaign financing
Sarkozy is being questioned over suspected Libyan financing of his election campaign in 2007.
Armagh man remanded in custody, denies 'any involvement' in the murder of a garda in line of duty
Garda Adrian Donohoe’s widow Caroline was in court for the brief hearing.
Neglect and abuse of Irish children in institutions led them to set cells on fire and swallow nails
There was a huge resistance to child psychology in Ireland up to the 1950s due to the close connections between state and church.
Three men released without charge over Manchester attack
Over 1,000 officers are working on the investigation.
Trainee electrician, 25, charged with providing funding to a foreign terrorist group
Married and originally from the UK, Hassan Bal has lived in Ireland for more than decade.
Five people died in prison custody last year
The cause of death in all five cases is yet to be determined.
Dispossessed dads: ‘Fathers are second-class parents and given limited access to children’
Separated dads are getting a raw deal when it comes to custody arrangements and it’s hurting children most, writes Dr Roisin O’Shea.
Bus driver burns to death in Australia after passenger sets him on fire
Passengers were said to be “traumatised” by what happened.
Prisoner refused compassionate bail to go to his son's First Communion
The young man has 101 previous convictions but says he is now drug-free and won’t abuse trust.
Man arrested after four armed robberies carried out over two days
The first three burglaries were carried out within 12 hours of each other.
Ten US sailors detained after their boats drifted into Iranian waters
Tehran said the crew and vessels will be returned safely and promptly.
Woman arrested after husband secretly films her apparently beating mother-in-law
However, the woman denies the allegations and claims the video is fabricated.
Protests after US police allegedly shoot man in handcuffs
The incident happened at around 1am on Sunday morning.
15-year-old arrested in relation to Talk Talk data theft released on bail
The company received a ransom demand from an unknown source on Friday.
Seeing Jack and Sarah being taken from Molly was 'the most heart-wrenching scene'
Molly Martens spoke briefly to Newstalk Breakfast this morning
'I miss you every minute': Stepmother to Jason Corbett's children shares memories online
Molly Martens and her father have been described as ‘persons of interest’ by the police.
Wife of Jason Corbett to plead not guilty if charged with murder or manslaughter
The Limerick man’s children returned to Ireland yesterday.
Jason Corbett's children to return to Ireland
Jack and Sarah Corbett will remain under the guardianship of their aunt and uncle.
'They must be so traumatised': Jason Corbett's sister given guardianship of his children
Jason Corbett sustained fatal head injuries during an alleged assault in his North Carolina home earlier this month.
"Tragic and senseless": Morgan Freeman's step-granddaughter stabbed to death
The suspect has been taken into custody.
Corbett children remain with step-mother as custody hearing delayed until next week
A custody hearing for Jason Corbett’s children was supposed to happen yesterday.
Man remains in custody after body found at house in Limerick
Local media report that a murder investigation has been launched.
Four men charged over armed robbery of Kilkenny post office
Masked men left with a substantial amount of cash and a female staff member was injured.
'The Viper' Martin Foley is in hospital this evening
Martin Foley remains in garda custody while he receives care.
49-year-old Irishman held in connection with murder in India
He has been remanded in police custody for six days.
On-the-run raccoon taken into police custody
Rab had escaped from a mini-zoo in September.
A Week in the Family Court: The aftermath of relationship breakdowns spent a week observing cases in the Family Court. Here’s the view from those working in the system.
A Week in the Family Court: Judge warns parents that he wants no 'point scoring' spent a week observing cases in the Family Court. Here’s a selection of some of the common cases linked to relationship breakdowns.
Tyrone man arrested over death of person found in shipping container
The man is from Dungannon and is the third person to be arrested in connection with the incident.
Family asks why media knew about tinfoil found in dead prisoner's cell before they did
The man was serving a 16-year sentence for drug possession when he was found dead in Mountjoy last August.
Opinion: Our most important family law reform for a generation isn't child friendly
Compared with best practice elsewhere, our courts currently have major shortcomings from the perspective of children.
Woman arrested over heroin seizure is released
A man is still in custody after also being arrested.