Thursday, June 13, 2019

Arsonist jailed for ten years for two attacks on family homes

A man who set fire to an apartment with three children inside has been jailed for ten years. Ian...

Young mum stored drugs worth €19k at North Dublin home

A young mother allowed her apartment to be used to store more than €19,000 of drugs to get money for her children,...

‘Practical joke’ taxi robbery lands Priorswood man in court

A raider pointed a BB gun at the head of a taxi driver, then claimed to gardaí it was a practical joke...

Terminally ill mum saw man repeatedly beat her son

A man who broke into a terminally ill woman’s house and repeatedly beat her son over four hours will be sentenced later...

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.

Accountant stole €200k from Brooks Hotel over five years

A woman stole more than €200,000 in cash and cheques while she was senior accountant at a Dublin hotel, Dublin Circuit Criminal...

Man on cocktail of drink and cocaine burst girlfriend’s eardrum in beating

A young Dublin man who burst his girlfriend’s eardrum in a “baseless” beating which left her vomiting for a whole night will...

Man jailed for threat to kill ‘after I’ve finished my pizza’

A man who told a shop security guard he would come back to kill him once he had finished his pizza, has been jailed...

Homeless man who set fire to Rathmines flat in court

A homeless man who set fire to an acquaintance’s flat and caused over €29,000 damage has received a partially suspended sentence. Alan Jackson (32),...

Man who spat whiskey on floor then stole phones sentenced

A man who spit whiskey onto a restaurant floor and then stole two mobile phones while on bail received a partially suspended sentence. Michai Wisniewski...