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# offences - Friday 28 June, 2019

Gardaí arrest 17 people and seize two luxury cars in targeted 'day of action'

Gardaí arrested people who have outstanding warrants issued by the courts.

# offences - Friday 11 May, 2018

Gardaí shut down seven brothels in Carlow and Kilkenny

No arrests were made on foot of the inspections of the properties.

# offences - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Constable charged with having indecent images of children is dismissed from Met Police

The chair of the special case hearing said, “There is no place within the organisation for him any longer.”

# offences - Friday 5 May, 2017

# offences - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Garda crime crackdown: 3 arrested in Limerick and 6 in Dublin

Three were arrested today in Limerick and six people were arrested as part of Operation Thor this week in Dublin.

# offences - Friday 28 October, 2016

Ex-fireman who had sex with Transition Year pupil has sentence cut to two years

58-year-old Ron Tulie carried on a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl after giving a fire safety course at her school.

# offences - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Eddie Hutch Jr in a "fragile psychological state", court hears

He appeared at Dublin District Court to face charges for motoring and theft offences.

# offences - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Nine years for man caught with sub-machine gun and ammunition after getting off bus from Dublin

He was found with a reactivated and modified PPS43 sub machine gun, three magazines and 50 rounds of ammunition.

# offences - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

60-year-old man arrested after cannabis factory found in house

Cannabis plants with an estimated value of over €100,000 were found at the house.

# offences - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Group of 10 jailed for more than 125 years for sexual offences against girls

The 10 men were convicted of child abuse offences in February.

# offences - Sunday 22 November, 2015

This device is what gardaí will use to test who's been drug driving

Gardaí are preparing for a major crackdown on drug driving in the coming months.

# offences - Friday 7 August, 2015

Lord will have to face child abuse charges in court despite dementia

The former MP is accused of offences that allegedly happened between 1963 and 1988.

# offences - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Gardaí are arresting three disqualified drivers a day with new powers they got in June

Today gardaí said many of these drivers are also active criminals with multiple previous convictions.

# offences - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Teacher convicted over 2,000 indecent images of children found on his computers

The teacher in Barnes in England was sentenced yesterday.

# offences - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Man (49) sentenced to 8 years in prison over sexual activity with a child

Police said that the sentence “sends out a strong message” to those involved in the abuse of children.

# offences - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Police arrest more than 30 people in St Patrick's Day festivities

Individuals had gone to Belfast for the “carnival and family friendly atmosphere in the City.”

# offences - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving Dangerous Driving This post contains a poll

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving

Despite Garda initiatives to crack down on it, the figures have risen since last year.

# offences - Monday 8 December, 2014

Here's everything you can get penalty points for from today

Drivers will be applicable for points under 14 new offences, with increased penalties for a further nine.

# offences - Friday 7 November, 2014

The 'attempting to arrange a murder' charge against AC/DC drummer has been dropped

Phil Rudd still faces charges of making threats to kill and possession of drugs.

# offences - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Man tasered as 4 arrested on Islamist-related terror offences

The men have all been taken to police stations in central London.

# offences - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Police dog bites two people during Belfast train station incident

The PSNI made a number of arrests over disorder in two parts of Belfast and at its Central Train Station.

# offences - Monday 14 April, 2014

Male students and teachers at French school to give DNA sample after toilet rape

Authorities said samples that do not match the DNA found on the victim will be destroyed.

# offences - Monday 30 December, 2013

Number of children involved in crime falls for the sixth year in a row

The number of children involved in the Garda Diversion Programme fell by 563.

# offences - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Burglaries down by 10 per cent this year - but thefts increased

The figures were welcomed by the Garda Commissioner, who said that we must not be complacent.

# offences - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Robbery, extortion and hijacking offences up 34 per cent

However, the murder rate decreased by 27 per cent from 2010 – 2011, according to the latest figures released by the CSO.

# offences - Friday 26 April, 2013

Update: Max Clifford charged with 11 counts of indecent assault

Publicist Max Clifford has been charged with carrying out the offences between 1966 and 1985. He has issued a statement about today’s decision.

# offences - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Corrie star makes first court appearance on child sex charges

Michael Le Vell (48) appeared in court today.

# offences - Monday 11 February, 2013

Just two ASBOS issued since 2010 as much-criticised system is shunned

However most than 3,500 behaviour warnings, the first step to an ASBO, have been issued – including 1,200 to children.

# offences - Friday 14 December, 2012

Number of people caught drink driving drops by half in five years

Males aged 23-32 were the main group arrested for drink driving, and gardaí also noticed an increase in people detected driving ‘the morning after’.

# offences - Monday 19 November, 2012

Three out of eight 2007 offenders re-offended within two years – CSO

New CSO figures also show that 60 per cent of female offenders under the age of 18 had reoffended within two years.

# offences - Friday 13 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Friday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# offences - Monday 17 October, 2011

Ten Irish arrested in Sydney over visa offences

Two men were charged with unlawfully obtaining goods while a woman was charged with dealing with property suspected to be the result of crime.