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#Sex Offender

# sex-offender - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Man caught after girl (15) posted Snapchat video of him masturbating in front of her gets suspended sentence

John Smith (59) had invited the 15-year-old girl into his van after asking for directions.

# sex-offender - Friday 16 August, 2019

Convicted child sex offender Tom Humphries released from Midlands Prison

The former sports journalist was jailed for the sexual exploitation and defilement of a child.

# sex-offender - Friday 9 August, 2019

'I haven't slept since Friday': Woman says serial sex offender living next door 'terrorised' her family

The man was arrested on Saturday after the woman reported his threats against her.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Chief suspect in Stillorgan sex assault was handed suspended sentence for attacking woman

Officers have made him a person of interest in the case.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

'Predator' taxi driver jailed for sexual abuse of teen girl

Daly continues to reject the verdict of the jury and protest his innocence.

# sex-offender - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Gunman shoots at wrong house in Dublin 'after thinking sex offender lived there'

The occupants have no involvement in crime and gardaí believe the shooter got the wrong house.

# sex-offender - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Warrant issued for arrest of sex offender (67) who sexually assaulted juveniles

The man failed to show for a court appearance today.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Convicted sex offender Anthony Luckwill given partially suspended sentence for child protection order breach

In July 2012, a court imposed 16 orders against him as part of child protection measures introduced in the Sex Offenders Act 2001.

# sex-offender - Friday 26 January, 2018

Convicted rapist allegedly impersonated Garda and attempted to 'arrest' Dublin schoolgirl

Cork man Paul Buckley was previously jailed for four years for battering and raping a woman who was making her way home after a night out.

# sex-offender - Monday 18 December, 2017

Jailed sex offender takes to High Court after being disciplined for criticising victim support group

Brian Doolan was convicted and jailed for 12 years, with two suspended in 2016.

# sex-offender - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

'I was misled': Eamon Dunphy defends visiting Tom Humphries in psychiatric hospital

Dunphy’s comments on the Tonight Show last night sparked criticism, as he said Humphries was given “just about the right sentence”.

# sex-offender - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Apollo House vigil cancelled amid reports of sex crime convictions for homeless man who died

Stephen “Jack” Watson had previously been deported from Australia.

# sex-offender - Monday 4 September, 2017

Man who used fake Facebook profiles to sexually abuse children jailed for 16 years

Paul George Leighton, from England, blackmailed children into sending him recordings of them committing sexual offences.

# sex-offender - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Another man has been wrongly identified as sex offender Anthony Luckwill

Last month, a man who was house-hunting in Kildare was verbally abused by locals after being wrongfully identified.

# sex-offender - Friday 28 April, 2017

'Violent and aggressive': Man who took child with him after he punched girlfriend jailed for one year

Martin O’Hara has 15 previous convictions, including one for rape.

# sex-offender - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Man threatened to cut off penis of man he wrongly thought was a sex offender

Morgan Doran was one of four men who abducted a young man they wrongly believed sexually assaulted a girl.

# sex-offender - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Man who held woman "chained like a dog" confesses to up to 7 killings

The man’s confessions may have solved a quadruple murder that baffled police and investigators for 13 years.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Man who raped two children - one who has Down syndrome - sentenced to 6 years

The 18-year-old man pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to four counts of rape, one count of threatening to kill and one count of sexual assault.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

'An utter nightmare': Sex offender to be sentenced for abusing brother over five-year period

He faces two counts of sexual assault with a maximum sentence of two years each.

# sex-offender - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Poll: Should sex offenders be able to take their name off the register? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should sex offenders be able to take their name off the register?

A court ruled yesterday that a man convicted of abusing his daughter 15 years ago should be able to take his name off.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Man arrested over nine linked sexual assaults in Clapham

The suspect is described as a man with dark hair and as being of Mediterranean or Middle-Eastern appearance.

# sex-offender - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Sex offender on the run in Ireland back in Derry prison

The 29-year-old has convictions of gross indecency towards a child, rape aggravated assault and other serious offences.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Teen sex offender faces extradition after arrest on board Dublin to Dubai flight

He will appear before an extradition court tomorrow.

# sex-offender - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Teen who sparked manhunt jailed for having sex with 13-year-old

He fled to Ireland after the incident.

# sex-offender - Monday 20 July, 2015

Violent footage shows vigilante attack on man

He was punched twice and kicked in the head.

# sex-offender - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

These Maryland sisters disappeared 40 years ago. Now, a man's been charged.

Sheila and Katherine Lyon disappeared from a Maryland shopping mall in 1975 and were never seen again.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Tusla defends its decision to withdraw funding from the Rape Crisis Network

It says, “The decision is dictated by the need to achieve the best use of limited available resources.”

# sex-offender - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Man tries to meet 14-year-old girl after online chat, is greeted by vigilante group instead

The man was later arrested after he reported the assault by the men to police.

# sex-offender - Saturday 19 July, 2014

US teen may face jail time for child porn after taking photos of his own penis

The 17-year-old had been told repeatedly to stop sending naked photos to his 15-year-old girlfriend.

# sex-offender - Monday 31 March, 2014

Scottish police search for sex offender who travelled to Belfast

Lorcan Halton failed to appear in a Scottish court and has not been seen since he boarded a ferry to Belfast.

# sex-offender - Friday 28 February, 2014

Professional bellydancer gets 13 years in jail for rape and sexual assault

The 30-year-old told one woman at a dance audition at his house to undress, saying he needed to check how quickly she could remove her clothes backstage, before he raped her.

# sex-offender - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Sex offender prevented from travelling under Northern Ireland's first ever Foreign Travel Order

The order prevents the offender from travelling to any worldwide country besides Northern Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Shatter: Government will not oppose Child Sex Offenders Bill

The bill – which was put forward by the Reform Alliance – will be discussed by the Dáil on Friday.

# sex-offender - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Missing sex offender back in custody after handing himself in

Joseph McCabe had been missing since early April after he breached the conditions that had been attached to his release on licence.

# sex-offender - Friday 5 April, 2013

Police warn public about missing sex offender

Police are appealing to Joseph McCabe to hand himself in – and are warning the public not to approach him.

# sex-offender - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Poll: Should sex offenders be electronically tagged after prison? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should sex offenders be electronically tagged after prison?

Minister Alan Shatter is expected to introduce laws to increase monitoring of sex offenders, but should they be tagged after serving their sentence?

# sex-offender - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Facebook ordered to remove sex offender monitoring page

Facebook was given 72 hours to take down the original page which contained a photo and comments about a convicted sex offender.

# sex-offender - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Man arrested by police investigating Savile scandal

The man in his 60s was arrested in Bedfordshire this morning on suspicion of sexual offences.

# sex-offender - Thursday 3 May, 2012

HSE strongly denies claim sex offender was housed in centre with young girls HSE

HSE strongly denies claim sex offender was housed in centre with young girls

The HSE dismissed the claims as “inaccurate and uncorroborated”.

# sex-offender - Saturday 21 January, 2012

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