Sunday, June 16, 2019

Man jailed for 16-months for storing €153k drug haul after threats to daughter’s life

A father-of-two who stored more than €153,000 of drugs when dealers threatened to kill his daughter has been jailed for 16 months.

Ballymun man jailed for random attacks after ‘a three-day bender’

A Ballymun man who was acting “out of character” when he randomly attacked his neighbours in their homes after “a three-day bender” has been...

Dublin plumber jailed for possession of explicit images of children

A Dublin plumber has been jailed for 16 months for possessing over 4,000 explicit images of children at his home. Dublin Circuit Criminal Court heard...

‘I have brought unimaginable grief’ says drink driver

A driver who was slightly over the drink driving limit when he fatally struck a woman walking home at night has been jailed for...

Romanian Burglars Jailed for Aughrim Street Robbery

Two Romanian burglars who were caught by gardai breaking into an apartment have been jailed. Constantin Gheorghe (44) and Lacramioara Anei (22) were followed by...

Father of two threatened children’s grandparents with axe

A father-of-two who was swinging an axe when he threatened to kill his children's grandparents has been given a two and half year suspended...
Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

18 months for man who smashed pool cue over a music teacher’s head

A man who hit a music teacher over the head with a pool cue suffers from treatment-resistant schizophrenia and delusionally believed something untoward had...

Drunk driver labelled “menace to society” jailed for five years

An intoxicated disqualified driver described as a “menace to society” who fled a scene of “mayhem” after hitting a cyclist and colliding with another...
Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

Jail for serial fraudster for scamming many victims

A former property investor who was “robbing Peter to pay Paul” during a series of thefts and fraudulent schemes which netted him almost €50,000...

Garda “expected to die” when car accelerated away during attempted seizure

A garda has said he expected to die the day a woman, who was high on crack cocaine, accelerated away as he was attempting...