Sunday, December 16, 2018

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...

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...

‘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...

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...

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...

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...

Men plead not guilty to false imprisonment of Securicor driver

The brother-in-law of one of the men accused of a €2.28 million Securicor robbery has told a jury that he bought a car off...

Man jailed for sexual assault on woman he met on Tinder

A man has been jailed for five years for a sexual assault on a woman he met on the Internet dating programme Tinder. Paul Flaherty...

Pizzeria robber with chainsaw-wielding accomplice avoids jail

A Mayo resident who robbed a pizzeria with a chainsaw-wielding accomplice has avoided a custodial sentence. Craig Dempsey (25) formerly of Allenton Road, Tallaght, pleaded...

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