Two men who were found guilty of threatening to kill and extort money from a Monaghan-based fitter have each been sentenced to four years in prison with the final two years suspended
An out-of-work chef received almost €30,000 in dole payments after he failed to mention he had €100,000 in the bank, a court has heard.
Terence Weldredge (43) admitted carrying out the harassment, sexual exploitation and sending of menacing messages to the girl
Dutch media have widely reported his name as Tarik Z
A Dublin boy has been released on 12 months' supervised probation for brandishing a carving knife at two gardai after they dropped him home
A pensioner who claimed the seven cannabis plants in his attic were to treat his back pain has been given a two and a half year suspended sentence