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# dublin - Friday 8 May, 2020

National Maternity Hospital: Sisters of Charity to transfer ownership of St Vincent's land to the State

In 2017 the sisters stepped down from the board of the hospital group.

Investigation after animal carcass left to rot on popular canal walkway in Dublin

The carcass had been placed in a barrel and dumped on the towpath on the opposite side of the canal to the Grange Castle Business Park.

# dublin - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Bewley's café on Grafton Street set to close with loss of over 100 jobs

The closure has been blamed on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Robber identified from DNA left on a juice box jailed for three years

He has previous convictions for attempted robbery, burglary and possession of stolen property.

Man who destroyed evidence in garda station and urinated in cell jailed

Rhys Moran (24) was jailed for four years.

Man (20s) arrested following armed robbery with screwdriver at Dublin petrol station

A man fled the scene in a car with a sum of money which was later recovered.

# dublin - 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.

Dublin councils earmark 1.30pm-3.30pm as 'cocooner only' times for parks

The designated time kicks in tomorrow.

# dublin - Monday 4 May, 2020

Gardaí searching for a missing person have found a body

The search has been stood down.

Thirty-three dogs seized by gardaí at Dublin port

The dogs are now in the care of the DSPCA.

Woman (30s) arrested after robbery of shop in Dublin city centre

The incident happened in the Thomas Street area at around 7.15pm last night.

# dublin - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Then and now: Look at these old photos of Dublin - what pub stands there today?

Complete the quiz first, and then come back here for the then and now comparisons.

Quiz: Look at these old photos of Dublin - what pub stands there today?

You’d miss pints, wouldn’t you?

Missing 14-year-old found safe and well

Gardaí said the boy had been found and that no further action was required

Man (20s) charged over burglary where man in his 60s was threatened and assaulted in south Dublin

The man who has been charged is due to appear in court tomorrow.

# dublin - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Gardaí restrict access to Phoenix Park due to planned anti-lockdown protest

A ‘March for Freedom’ protest was planned in the Park at 2pm today.

# dublin - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Man charged after woman stabbed in Dublin city centre

The woman received treatment for non-life threatening injuries in The Mater Hospital.

# dublin - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Man who crashed van into petrol station and was involved in 'tsunami of criminality' is jailed

William Nolan has been jailed for eight and a half years.

Man killed in single-vehicle road collision in Dublin city centre

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

Supporters kept from entering Four Courts for hearing on Waters and O'Doherty case

There was a heavy garda presence today as the pair challenged the State over the Covid-19 restrictions.

Man (18) charged with breaking Covid-19 law expected to also be charged over cocaine seizure

The man was arrested in the Ballymun area of Dublin yesterday evening.

100 new tech jobs announced in Dublin and Galway

Most of the jobs at Fidelity Investments are for software engineers.

Extra security expected at Four Courts amid fears of large crowd for Waters and O'Doherty case

The pair are challenging the State over its decision to implement emergency restrictions in response to Covid-19.

# dublin - Monday 27 April, 2020

Teenager who stabbed uncle in dispute over heroin for his father is jailed for three years

The 19-year-old Dubliner said he wanted to stop his uncle providing heroin for his father.

# dublin - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Two men charged in connection with seizure of €2.5 million worth of cocaine

A third man was released without charge.

# dublin - Saturday 25 April, 2020

21 confirmed Covid-19 deaths recorded at one Dublin care home for older people

Home help workers might be redeployed to nursing homes, said Minister Simon Harris.

# dublin - Friday 24 April, 2020

Woman (20s) seriously injured after being hit by motorbike in Walkinstown

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred last night.

Man (19) charged with breaking Covid-19 legislation

The man is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this morning.

Man (50s) taken to hospital after stabbing in south Dublin

The man was taken to St. Vincent’s Hospital where his injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.

# dublin - Thursday 23 April, 2020

More than 1,200 new homes to be developed at site of Central Mental Hospital

A planning application is to be submitted by the middle of 2021, with construction to begin in 2022

Tributes paid to Irish woman who died in Australia crash on Sunday

Rosanna Neff (33) was from Dublin and had been living in Australia prior to her death.

Man arrested after stabbing in East Wall in Dublin

A man in his 30s was stabbed during an assault last night.

# dublin - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Ads for Dublin city centre rental accommodation have 'increased by 75% in the last 12 months '

Daft said that the week-by-week figures suggest that “this surge may now be easing”.

Man (59) jailed for sexual assault of 4-year-old girl his partner was babysitting

The case saw one of the youngest complainants ever giving evidence.

# dublin - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Convicted sex offender pleads guilty to sexual assault of two more victims

The Dublin man is currently serving a prison sentence for a previous rape and sexual assault conviction.

Protesters staging demonstration outside Debenhams store in Dublin are moved on by gardaí

The closure of the stores saw the loss of 2,000 jobs.

Man arrested and charged over Ballyfermot shooting

The incident happened on Cedarbrook Walk last Thursday.

Gardaí thank public after missing man is found

Valerian Focsa had been missing since last week.

# dublin - Monday 20 April, 2020

Man (30s) arrested in relation to fatal house fire in Dublin almost two years ago

A 44-year-old man died due to the injuries he sustained in the fire.

Patricia O'Connor murder sentencing adjourned until June due to Covid-19 restrictions

The sentencing hearing was due to take place today.