November 29th, 2014

Crime Desk


Estate of fear

Trevor Byrne

Released rapist avoids jail over curfew breach

Rapist is told to keep doing what the probation services tell him to do if he wants to keep out of prison.

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Four years for petrol bomb arson attack

Scene of attempted hit on Mickey Frazer in Clondalkin

Hit doesn't add up: paranoid Frazer's murder bid accounts baffle cops

Central Criminal Court

Robber caught by passing detective who heard screams for help

Michael Frazier

Frazer’s accounts of failed murder bids have left gardai baffled

Gardai investigating a string of failed ‘assassination’ attempts on a former associate of ‘Fat’ Freddie Thompson are finding it difficult to stack up his accounts of some of the incidents

Daniel Boylan

Pigeon fancier relative of Kinahans has five-star home for birds

World's top 10 tough neighbourhoods

Petrol bomb thrown at innocent man

Dubliner sent to jail for "€50 arson attack"

Dublin man who claims he was paid €50 to throw a petrol bomb isentenced to four years in jail

Dublin court bails guilty man

Bail for man jailed just eight days ago

The teen is charged with stealing an iPhone

Teen pleads not guilty after iPhone tracker app led to his arrest

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General suspect on IRA paedo list

Christy Kinahan jnr

Daniel Kinahan and their cronies watch as their fighters are floored

Brazen thug Daniel Kinahan and his associates came out in force to watch MGM's top fighters take a beating at Dublin's 3Arena

Alyx Costa jailed for drug offences

Drugs in freezer couple sent to jail

Bari Williams

Social worker caught smoking a crack pipe while driving a child

Street gangs in Jamaica

World's toughest neighbourhoods: We reveal bloodiest cities

Veteran crime repoterter Donal MacIntyre reveals the most hazardous urban hell-holes on the globe

Martin 'the General' Cahill

General murder suspect on IRA paedophile list

DeAndre Joshua

Man shot and set on fire during Ferguson riots

Amal El Wahabi was jailed for trying to smuggle funds to jihadists

Women smuggle terror cash out of UK

Denis Leahy

This is the man accused of slicing a single-mum's neck and stomach

A 48-YEAR-OLD man has been charged with attempted murder of a creche worker who suffered serious injuries in a knife attack in Dublin

Abbie Cuddihy

Owner of dog that mauled girl's head and body appears in court

Teen denies mugging

No jail for man found with €100,000 worth of heroin

A Sligo resident who along with a then 17-year-old boy was caught in possession of over €100,000 of heroin has been given a five year suspended sentence at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court