Friday, June 21, 2019

Rickshaw driver jailed for 18 months for sexual assault

A Brazilian rickshaw driver who sexually assaulted a fellow hostel guest, while she was trying to gain access to her room, has been jailed...

Man who agreed to move “lethal” ammunition jailed

A cocaine addict who agreed to move “lethal” ammunition and guns for “dangerous people” he owed a €50,000 drug debt to has been jailed. Stephen...

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...

Complaint of sexual assaults dropped after garda’s advice

A complaint of repeated sexual assaults by a 13-year-old boy against a serial child abuser was dropped when a garda later advised the victim...
Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

Sports fan who attacked man with baseball bat avoids jail term

An avid sports fan who attacked a man in a pub with a baseball bat in a row over Olympic sailing has avoided a...

‘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...

Opportunistic thief jailed for stealing property from Law Society of Ireland

A man who ransacked offices at the Law Society of Ireland last year, stealing iPads and a laptop which he then sold to a...

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 over threats to slit throats of partner and baby

A man who threatened to kill his partner, their six-month-old baby and himself if she left him has been jailed for five years. Patrick Stokes...
Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

Serial Bookie Robber Jailed for Four and a Half Years

A chronic Dublin drug addict described as “the black sheep of his family” who carried out a string of robberies of bookies shops has...