July 31st, 2014

Crime Desk

Child sex exploitation video father jailed for four years


Central Criminal Court

Burglar who pulled the rings from 85-year-old woman's fingers jailed


Central Criminal Court

Jail for Cavan "voyeur" who sexually abused his step daughters

A Cavan resident who described himself as a voyeur has been sentenced to three years for exposing his step daughters’ bodies and sexually abusing them while they slept


Brian Mulvihill

Judge refuses to make order preventing sex offender contacting kids


Matthew Fahey

Serial burglar who was shot by homeowner’s son gets six-year sentence



Addict grandfather to be sentenced for raid on elderly couples home

A drug addict grandfather who was one of four masked raiders who targeted an elderly couple’s home will be sentenced later for assault, threats to kill and theft


Central Criminal Court

Unprovoked assault on girl caused permanent hearing damage


Fat Freddie Pleads guilty to violent disorder


Sean Fitzpatrick

Sean Fitzpatrick may apply for legal aid for upcoming trial

Former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick may apply for free legal aid for his upcoming trial on charges of failing to disclose loans from another bank, a court has heard.


Anthony Stokes

Anthony Stokes sent forward for trial over nightclub attack


Willie McAteer

Anglo pair ordered to do community service


Freddie Thompson pleaded guilty to pub brawl charge

'Fat' Freddie Thompson pleads guilty over pub attack


Jamie Lindsay was shot dead by Darren Wynne

Two sentenced in Kildare manslaughter

Last week Darren Wynne (21) was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his best friend Jamie Lindsay (20)


Fake cancer patient jailed after lying  when he claimed illness caused him to rob banks.

False cancer claims illness causes man to go on bank robbery spree


Patrick Whelan and WIllie McAteer

Anglo pair sentenced to 240 hours of community service

Judge imposes maximum amount of community service on Patrick Whelan and Willie McAteer


Christy Kinahan outside the court at Estapona

Drug charges dropped against Dapper Don


Anthony Lyons

Sex attacker Lyons sent back to jail



Paedophile priest Fr Brendan Smyth showed no remorse in letter sent to Cardinal Cathal Daly from prison cell



Jamie Lindsay

Family fury over rape threat claim


Alan Wilson

Jury to begin deliberating in trial of man charged with murder

The jury will begin deliberating at the Central Criminal Court this morning in the trial of a Dublin man charged with murdering teenager Marioara Rostas.