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#DPP

# dpp - Friday 6 September, 2019

Man due in court over money laundering charges totalling €1.1m

The man was found with €500,000 in cash at Dublin Airport in 2015.

# dpp - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Pat Carey won't face charges over historical abuse allegations

The former Fianna Fáil minister has strongly denied any wrongdoing.

# dpp - Friday 7 June, 2019

DPP employee given 11-month sentence for disclosing information on arrest of murder case suspect

However, he was released within minutes after lodging a notice of appeal.

# dpp - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

12-year-old girl who was raped by cousin wants him identified so people will know 'he is in the wrong'

Instructions from the DPP are that it would not be in the girl’s best interest for her abuser to be named.

# dpp - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

DPP worker found guilty of leaking information related to arrest of suspect in dissident murder case

Jonathan Lennon admitted having a “nosey” in the Peter Butterly murder file.

# dpp - Friday 17 May, 2019

All three gardaí arrested following corruption probe have been released without charge

A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecution.

# dpp - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

DPP employee goes on trial for allegedly sharing information about arrest of suspect in dissident's murder

The service officer is accused of breaking the Official Secrets Act.

GSOC received nearly 2,000 complaints about the conduct of gardaí last year

The commission received 24 protected disclosures in 2018.

# dpp - Friday 29 March, 2019

'It’s horrendous, we’re so helpless': Mum of three-year-old hit and run victim praying for full recovery

Zac HIggins has been in Intensive Care since the incident on Monday

Three men arrested over conspiracy to murder released without charge

Two men remain in custody.

# dpp - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Teenager arrested over Cork hit-and-run released without charge DPP

Teenager arrested over Cork hit-and-run released without charge

A three-year-old boy was seriously injured in the incident.

# dpp - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Four people arrested on suspicion of financing terrorist activities released without charge

A file will now be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# dpp - Saturday 5 January, 2019

No convictions secured against sex buyers since new laws introduced

Websites advertising sex remain operational.

# dpp - Monday 31 December, 2018

Man (50s) questioned over alleged sexual assault on young male

The incident took place on Friday.

# dpp - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

DPP employee to go on trial charged with breaking the Official Secrets Act

The case relates to files pertaining to the murder of Peter Butterly.

# dpp - Thursday 15 November, 2018

No charges to be brought over fatal stabbing of teenager Reece Cullen

Reece Cullen died on 5 January 2017 following the stabbing incident, not far from his home in Dublin.

# dpp - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

DPP employee accused of leaking confidential information about murder trials

The trials stem from the murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly in 2013.

# dpp - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Is it a crime to display graphic abortion imagery in public places?

Some have argued that gardaí should be telling protesters to remove the imagery.

# dpp - Monday 16 April, 2018

Dublin man to have conviction quashed after spending 11 months in prison for a crime he didn't commit

Declan Tynan (28) was released on bail last October after another 30-year-old man admitted to being responsible for the violent disorder charge Tynan had been jailed for.

# dpp - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Call for tougher sentences over burglaries that 'destroy entire communities or ways of life'

Two cousins jailed over a ‘fatal burglary’ will have served their sentences by the time new jail terms are handed down.

# dpp - Thursday 11 January, 2018

No third trial for man who claimed he was asleep when he allegedly raped his friend

The first trial, in 2015, collapsed due to legal issues just before a jury was to begin deliberations.

# dpp - Friday 4 August, 2017

Two men arrested over alleged sexual assault in north Dublin nightclub

The attack is alleged to have occurred in the early hours of last Saturday morning.

# dpp - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Man arrested over homicide of mother-of-one released without charge

Amy McCarthy was found dead in a vacant premises in Cork city centre in April.

# dpp - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Commissioner orders review of sex abuse victim's claims that gardai 'forgot to send file to the DPP' Exclusive

TheJournal.ie has been highlighting the woman’s case, which was shelved by gardai for 11 years.

# dpp - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Woman's rape claims against father and brother were 'shelved' by gardaí for 11 years Exclusive

Alleged victim claims she was told gardai ‘forgot’ to send file to DPP.

# dpp - Monday 19 June, 2017

Man released after gun seized in Dublin city, second man remains in custody

The firearm was found in a car on Friday night.

# dpp - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Man arrested in Wexford in connection with London terror attack released without charge

He was arrested yesterday and released without charge this afternoon.

# dpp - Thursday 25 May, 2017

The DPP wants to see corporate watchdog's transcripts of Sean Fitzpatrick trial

The ODCE has come in for criticism after the collapse of the trial.

# dpp - Friday 21 April, 2017

Gardaí investigating if Kinahan gunman 'accidentally shot himself or was murdered'

Gardaí think Glen Clarke was behind the murders of innocent men Trevor O’Neill and Martin O’Rourke.

# dpp - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Family Support Agency board member overclaimed €40k in expenses

“Obviously, in hindsight, it was wrong, there is no question about that,” Richard Hickey said.

# dpp - Thursday 30 March, 2017

The DPP is concerned about possible interference in upcoming Jobstown trial

The court heard today of the DPP’s concern that the constitutional process of trial by jury could be interfered with.

# dpp - Friday 17 March, 2017

Man arrested in relation to an assault on a baby has been released without charge

The infant suffered serious injuries on Monday.

# dpp - Friday 3 March, 2017

Five males arrested in midlands over alleged sexual assault

The alleged assault happened in a midlands town on 27 December.

# dpp - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Unlicensed driver who knocked down and killed cyclist has prison sentence increased

The car had been seen driving dangerously, at a high speed and on the wrong side of the road.

# dpp - Monday 13 February, 2017

Superintendent David Taylor reinstated after being cleared of leaking information

“I have waited a long time for this decision to be made. It has been an incredibly stressful and difficult time for my family and myself.”

# dpp - Friday 13 January, 2017

Man arrested on suspicion of money laundering has been released

€120,000 was seized following intelligence led searches in Islandbridge and Ballyfermot.

# dpp - Friday 30 September, 2016

Teen to go on trial accused of €8k spending spree with stolen bank card

The 17-year-old is charged with 26 counts of theft.

# dpp - Thursday 28 July, 2016

DPP prevents media from reporting on a childcare case for the first time

An application by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) for an extension to an order prohibiting reporting was granted yesterday.

# dpp - Monday 18 July, 2016

No criminal charges taken against gardaí after water protest complaints

The garda watchdog received 40 complaints in relation to the policing of water protests and the installation of water meters.

# dpp - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Appeal against 'unduly lenient' sentence for rapist who served no jail time

Magnus Meyer Hustveit was sentenced in July of last year.

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