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#Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 26 July, 2022

Garda jailed for three years three months for the domestic abuse of his terminally-ill partner
# Paul Moody
# Paul Moody

Garda jailed for three years three months for the domestic abuse of his terminally-ill partner

Updated Jul 26th 2022, 3:06 PM 35,354 Views 0 Comments

Paul Moody of St Rapheals Manor, Celbridge, Kildare, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to a charge of coercive control.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 21 July, 2022

Convicted paedophile priest Tony Walsh sentenced to four more years for indecent assaults
# Tony Walsh
# Tony Walsh

Convicted paedophile priest Tony Walsh sentenced to four more years for indecent assaults

Jul 21st 2022, 9:15 PM 32,944 Views 0 Comments

Judge Martin Nolan described the crimes of Tony Walsh (72), who was formally dismissed from the priesthood in 1996, as evil.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Monday 18 July, 2022

Man jailed for four and a half months after assaulting his partner in 2020
# Piotr Konieczny
# Piotr Konieczny

Man jailed for four and a half months after assaulting his partner in 2020

Jul 18th 2022, 4:55 PM 16,874 Views 0 Comments

Piotr Konieczny was arrested on the night while he was sleeping but questioning was suspended due to his intoxicated state.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Wednesday 6 July, 2022

Man assaulted girlfriend because he wanted to stay up partying and she wanted to go to bed
# Courts
# Courts

Man assaulted girlfriend because he wanted to stay up partying and she wanted to go to bed

Jul 6th 2022, 6:25 PM 53,093 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Prenderville repeatedly kicked his partner on the face.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Monday 4 July, 2022

Martial arts instructor jailed for four years for sexually exploiting three of his students
# Courts
# Courts

Martial arts instructor jailed for four years for sexually exploiting three of his students

Jul 4th 2022, 6:29 PM 34,063 Views 0 Comments

The man moved to the UK in 2016 before he was charged with any offences, but was extradited back to Ireland last year.

Man who drove over garda's leg during pursuit jailed for four years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who drove over garda's leg during pursuit jailed for four years

Jul 4th 2022, 3:14 PM 24,852 Views 0 Comments

James Flood pleaded guilty to intentionally or recklessly engaging in conduct which resulted in the injury of a member of the gardaí.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 1 July, 2022

Man jailed for three years over attack on first-year student at DCU
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man jailed for three years over attack on first-year student at DCU

Jul 1st 2022, 6:29 PM 29,424 Views 0 Comments

The court had heard two men attacked the student as he was returning from a shop to his on-campus accommodation.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 17 June, 2022

Toddler who died after ingesting methadone sustained 'devastating brain injury', court told
# Courts
# Courts

Toddler who died after ingesting methadone sustained 'devastating brain injury', court told

Jun 17th 2022, 4:40 PM 25,575 Views 0 Comments

Sadie Douglas has pleaded not guilty to one count of wilful neglect.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 16 June, 2022

Man who carried out late night unprovoked attack in Dublin city centre is jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Man who carried out late night unprovoked attack in Dublin city centre is jailed

Jun 16th 2022, 7:31 PM 34,006 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the victim of the attack suffered a bleed to the brain, a fracture to the skull and a fractured eye socket.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 26 May, 2022

Closing speeches in €27 million theft trial of former solicitor Michael Lynn begin today
# Court
# Court

Closing speeches in €27 million theft trial of former solicitor Michael Lynn begin today

May 26th 2022, 7:49 PM 8,681 Views 0 Comments

The jury was told Mr Lynn tried to divert blame onto the courts, the prosecution, Michael Fingleton, the late Sean Fitzpatrick, the Brazilian and Irish authorities

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Wednesday 25 May, 2022

Man who mugged elderly woman after she won €23,000 in a Dublin casino remanded in custody
# Courts
# Courts

Man who mugged elderly woman after she won €23,000 in a Dublin casino remanded in custody

May 25th 2022, 10:57 PM 35,248 Views 0 Comments

Iancu Nicola (30) mugged the victim as she was collecting post from the postbox outside her home.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Ex-solicitor Lynn tells trial he was 'greedy' and 'too driven' but 'not a thief'
# Michael Lynn
# Michael Lynn

Ex-solicitor Lynn tells trial he was 'greedy' and 'too driven' but 'not a thief'

May 11th 2022, 9:56 PM 14,950 Views 0 Comments

Michael Lynn described his relationship with senior figures in Irish banking in the Celtic Tiger era.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Man jailed for attacking elderly neighbour during burglary while on bail
# Alan Downey
# Alan Downey

Man jailed for attacking elderly neighbour during burglary while on bail

May 10th 2022, 6:17 PM 17,507 Views 15 Comments

Alan Downey has 40 previous convictions, including convictions for assault causing harm, theft and possession of knives.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Man who mugged four elderly women jailed for six years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who mugged four elderly women jailed for six years

Apr 7th 2022, 6:56 PM 22,815 Views 26 Comments

Joseph Curran (22) stole bags from all four women, knocking three of them to the ground in the process, including a woman in her 80s.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Monday 4 April, 2022

Wicklow man who sexually assaulted his best friend jailed for 15 months
# Courts
# Courts

Wicklow man who sexually assaulted his best friend jailed for 15 months

Apr 4th 2022, 6:16 PM 55,053 Views 0 Comments

The man was sentenced to 27 months with the final 12 suspended by the judge.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Man jailed for two years over fatal one-punch attack on father-of-four
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for two years over fatal one-punch attack on father-of-four

Mar 30th 2022, 7:15 PM 23,782 Views 0 Comments

Ian Moore (31) pleaded guilty to the unlawful killing of Jason Kearney in September 2020.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Monday 21 March, 2022

Man jailed for striking his partner in the face with a bottle and saucepan
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for striking his partner in the face with a bottle and saucepan

Mar 21st 2022, 3:27 PM 24,308 Views 0 Comments

Ainars Grants of Queen Street, Dublin 2, pleaded guilty to assaulting the woman on 13 August 2020.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Man who secretly captured intimate images of two women in bathrooms to be sentenced
# Courts
# Courts

Man who secretly captured intimate images of two women in bathrooms to be sentenced

Mar 15th 2022, 7:32 PM 47,260 Views 0 Comments

Judge Orla Crowe remanded Anthony Dunne (61) on continuing bail and adjourned the matter for finalisation on 5 April, next.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Man who sexually assaulted women on the Luas and a Galway bus jailed for sixteen months
# Courts
# Courts

Man who sexually assaulted women on the Luas and a Galway bus jailed for sixteen months

Mar 10th 2022, 3:12 PM 23,756 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that Murad Kandokar (49) is currently serving time in the Midlands prison for a similar sexual assault.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 8 March, 2022

Man who avoided prison for ‘devastating one-punch attack’ is jailed on appeal
# Courts
# Courts

Man who avoided prison for ‘devastating one-punch attack’ is jailed on appeal

Mar 8th 2022, 10:25 PM 44,513 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Duffy (28) had pleaded guilty to assault causing serious harm to Darren Darley (50).

Michael Lynn was 'embarrassed and annoyed' about delay in clearing a €1.9m loan, trial hears
# Courts
# Courts

Michael Lynn was 'embarrassed and annoyed' about delay in clearing a €1.9m loan, trial hears

Mar 8th 2022, 6:17 PM 16,592 Views 0 Comments

The former solicitor (53) is accused of the theft of around €27 million from seven financial institutions.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Monday 7 March, 2022

Parents who engaged in 'savage' abuse of their daughter jailed for 14 years
# Courts
# Courts

Parents who engaged in 'savage' abuse of their daughter jailed for 14 years

Mar 7th 2022, 3:33 PM 65,378 Views 0 Comments

The girl is now in a care centre and can no longer walk, talk or sit independently since the brain injury.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 3 March, 2022

INBS boss wanted someone else to 'take the flak' for €4m loan write off, Lynn trial hears
# Michael Lynn
# Michael Lynn

INBS boss wanted someone else to 'take the flak' for €4m loan write off, Lynn trial hears

Mar 3rd 2022, 5:37 PM 15,627 Views 0 Comments

The former solicitor (53) is accused of the theft of around €27 million from seven financial institutions.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 11 February, 2022

Trial hears €4.1m loan would not have been issued to former solicitor if officials knew about other mortgage
# Courts
# Courts

Trial hears €4.1m loan would not have been issued to former solicitor if officials knew about other mortgage

Feb 11th 2022, 4:53 PM 15,764 Views 0 Comments

The prosecution is arguing that Michael Lynn got multiple mortgages on the same properties, but banks were unaware of this.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

Trial order for teen accused of knocking girl ‘head first’ under Dart at Howth junction station
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Trial order for teen accused of knocking girl ‘head first’ under Dart at Howth junction station

Jan 18th 2022, 3:58 PM 35,005 Views 0 Comments

A judge held that the boy’s case was too serious to stay in the Children’s Court.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Monday 6 December, 2021

Man who sexually assaulted a woman 12 days into a suspended sentence is jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Man who sexually assaulted a woman 12 days into a suspended sentence is jailed

Dec 6th 2021, 6:35 PM 40,808 Views 0 Comments

Liam Vickers (24) was previously given a two-year suspended sentence in January 2021 after pleading guilty to assault.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Monday 22 November, 2021

Man who stole €12,000 through a rental scam remanded on bail
# Courts
# Courts

Man who stole €12,000 through a rental scam remanded on bail

Nov 22nd 2021, 4:04 PM 18,591 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Byrne (40) pleaded guilty to four charges of inducing another to pay him €3,000 by deception and use of a false instrument.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 5 November, 2021

Former RTÉ producer videoed himself sexually abusing a child in the Philippines, court hears
# Kieran Creaven
# Kieran Creaven

Former RTÉ producer videoed himself sexually abusing a child in the Philippines, court hears

Nov 5th 2021, 5:41 PM 54,394 Views 0 Comments

He called the child “beautiful” during the assault.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

Office manager who stole €80,000 from a charity-run playgroup is jailed
# Dublin Circuit Criminal Court
# Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

Office manager who stole €80,000 from a charity-run playgroup is jailed

Nov 3rd 2021, 8:09 PM 29,666 Views 0 Comments

Avril O’Brien (51) pleaded guilty to 11 sample counts of stealing money from the playgroup.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Man (55) who sexually assaulted four of his nieces jailed for three years
# Courts
# Courts

Man (55) who sexually assaulted four of his nieces jailed for three years

Nov 2nd 2021, 8:00 AM 25,533 Views 0 Comments

The man abused his four nieces between 1991 and 2003.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 28 October, 2021

Deliberations underway in trial of parents accused of neglect and cruelty of daughter
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Deliberations underway in trial of parents accused of neglect and cruelty of daughter

Oct 28th 2021, 10:59 PM 16,171 Views 0 Comments

The child is now dependent on carers for her basic daily needs.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Teen who killed dog by kicking it over owner's head is jailed for six months
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Teen who killed dog by kicking it over owner's head is jailed for six months

Oct 26th 2021, 5:13 PM 78,705 Views 72 Comments

Josh Henney twice kicked the dog in its underbelly while its owner was speaking with his mother.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 22 October, 2021

Man jailed for sexually assaulting his partner's niece
# Court
# Court

Man jailed for sexually assaulting his partner's niece

Oct 22nd 2021, 9:30 PM 30,759 Views 16 Comments

He had claimed the child’s mother fabricated the allegation.

Security guard jailed for sexual assault of woman in Phoenix Park
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Security guard jailed for sexual assault of woman in Phoenix Park

Oct 22nd 2021, 3:44 PM 35,878 Views 0 Comments

Cornel Onofrei pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting the woman in 2018.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Man avoids jail for assisting perpetrators of meat cleaver attack
# Balgaddy
# Balgaddy

Man avoids jail for assisting perpetrators of meat cleaver attack

Oct 12th 2021, 10:30 PM 16,408 Views 4 Comments

The victim in the assault has limited use of his arm, Dublin Circuit Criminal Court was told.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 8 October, 2021

Man caught trying to meet child for sex after replying to fake dating profile, court hears
# Ioan Ovidiu
# Ioan Ovidiu

Man caught trying to meet child for sex after replying to fake dating profile, court hears

Oct 8th 2021, 9:30 PM 47,062 Views 0 Comments

The actual person behind the profile was a member of a volunteer group trying to locate online predators, the court heard.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Thursday 22 July, 2021

Woman pleads guilty to stealing over €105,000 from Virgin Media Television
# Kellie Walton
# Kellie Walton

Woman pleads guilty to stealing over €105,000 from Virgin Media Television

Jul 22nd 2021, 1:37 PM 28,328 Views 0 Comments

Kellie Walton was remanded on continuing bail.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 16 July, 2021

Man emerged from overturned car and attacked local resident, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Man emerged from overturned car and attacked local resident, court hears

Jul 16th 2021, 10:38 PM 38,418 Views 0 Comments

Conor Clarke (29) attacked a resident of the street his car overturned on in February 2019.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

Woman swallowed 112 capsules of cocaine before boarding flight to Dublin
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Woman swallowed 112 capsules of cocaine before boarding flight to Dublin

Jul 13th 2021, 10:50 PM 58,521 Views 47 Comments

She had been promised the equivalent of just under €1,150 to transport the drugs to Ireland, the court heard.

# dublin-circuit-criminal-court - Friday 25 June, 2021

Man who stabbed brother four times following card game row jailed for nine months
# Courts
# Courts

Man who stabbed brother four times following card game row jailed for nine months

Jun 25th 2021, 5:17 PM 26,389 Views 0 Comments

The accused stabbed his brother on several occasions while he was in a car with his wife and six children.

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