‘Bizarre, unlawful, unfair’: Assistant Garda Commissioner blasts suspension An Assistant Garda Commissioner is seeking overturn what he says is his “bizarre”, “unlawful” and “unfair” suspension from duty pending the outcome of an investigation by the Garda Síochána…

John Fintan Fanning was suspended on January 3 last Tim Healy January 11 2019 5:52 PM 0 Comments ‘Bizarre, unlawful, unfair’: Assistant Garda Commissioner blasts suspension Independent.ie An Assistant Garda Commissioner is seeking overturn what he says is his “bizarre”, “unlawful” and “unfair” suspension from duty pending the outcome of an investigation by the Garda […]

More than €362k stolen from Maynooth University in major money-laundering operation A 24-year-old man will be sentenced later as part of an investigation into a major money-laundering operation during which over €350,000 was…

Maynooth University (MU) Jessica Magee January 11 2019 6:57 PM 0 Comments More than €362k stolen from Maynooth University in major money-laundering operation Independent.ie A 24-year-old man will be sentenced later as part of an investigation into a major money-laundering operation during which over €350,000 was stolen from Maynooth University. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/more-than-362k-stolen-from-maynooth-university-in-major-moneylaundering-operation-37703235.html https://www.independent.ie/life/home-garden/article35596809.ece/a1274/AUTOCROP/h342/2015-05-08_lif_9288523_I2.JPG Email A 24-year-old […]

Football club condemns behaviour of player after sentencing for sharing indecent image of girl (16) Cliftonville Football Club has released a statement condemning the behaviour of star striker Jay Donnelly following his sentencing for sharing an…

Irish League footballer Jay Donnelly (23) leaves Belfast Magistrates’ Court where he was handed a four-month prison sentence for distributing an indecent image of a child. PA Wire Mark Edwards January 11 2019 7:01 PM 0 Comments Football club condemns behaviour of player after sentencing for sharing indecent image of girl (16) Independent.ie Cliftonville Football […]

Man (54) charged with endangerment of life after ‘crude circumcision’ on baby A 54-year-old man has been charged with endangerment of life and impersonating a doctor in connection with a crude circumcision carried…

Refused bail: Philip Ogbewe, from Drogheda, Co Louth, has been charged with assault causing harm Tom Tuite January 11 2019 8:35 PM 0 Comments Man (54) charged with endangerment of life after ‘crude circumcision’ on baby Independent.ie A 54-year-old man has been charged with endangerment of life and impersonating a doctor in connection with a […]

Man in court following Strokestown incident A man has appeared in court as part of the Garda investigation into events related to the eviction of a family from their farm in Strokestown, Co Roscommon, last month.

‘The teen, who cannot be identified as he is a juvenile, is charged with making a threat to damage a house in Rathmullen Park, Drogheda, on December 5, leaving the occupants in fear that it would be carried out’ (stock photo) Shane PhelanTwitterEmail January 11 2019 8:44 PM 0 Comments Man in court following Strokestown […]

‘Leapfrog’ appeal sought over Dwyer phone ruling A High Court ruling on the retention and use of mobile phone data, which boosts Graham Dwyer’s bid to appeal against his murder conviction, is to be appealed by the State.

Challenge: Graham Dwyer was boosted by last month’s ruling as he tries to overturn his murder conviction in the court of appeal Shane PhelanTwitterEmail January 12 2019 2:30 AM 0 Comments ‘Leapfrog’ appeal sought over Dwyer phone ruling Independent.ie A High Court ruling on the retention and use of mobile phone data, which boosts Graham […]

Father of six facing new charges over botched circumcision A 54-YEAR-OLD man has been charged with endangerment of life and impersonating a doctor in connection with a crude circumcision carried out on a 10-month-old baby boy.

Stock photo Tom Tuite January 12 2019 2:30 AM 0 Comments Father of six facing new charges over botched circumcision Independent.ie A 54-YEAR-OLD man has been charged with endangerment of life and impersonating a doctor in connection with a crude circumcision carried out on a 10-month-old baby boy. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/father-of-six-facing-new-charges-over-botched-circumcision-37704059.html https://www.independent.ie/business/farming/article37581044.ece/7b121/AUTOCROP/h342/court.jpg Email A 54-YEAR-OLD man has […]

Men appear in court after investigation into eviction A man has appeared in court as part of the Garda investigation into events related to the eviction of a family from their farm in Strokestown, Co Roscommon, last month.

Stock image Shane PhelanTwitterEmail January 12 2019 2:30 AM 0 Comments Men appear in court after investigation into eviction Independent.ie A man has appeared in court as part of the Garda investigation into events related to the eviction of a family from their farm in Strokestown, Co Roscommon, last month. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/men-appear-in-court-after-investigation-into-eviction-37704060.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/article37552921.ece/eaf17/AUTOCROP/h342/38ILP.jpg Email A man […]

College swindled out of €360,000 after one phone call, court hears A 24-year-old man is to be sentenced as part of an investigation into a major money-laundering operation during which more than €360,000 was stolen from Maynooth University.

Stock image Jessica Magee January 12 2019 2:30 AM 0 Comments College swindled out of €360,000 after one phone call, court hears Independent.ie A 24-year-old man is to be sentenced as part of an investigation into a major money-laundering operation during which more than €360,000 was stolen from Maynooth University. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/college-swindled-out-of-360000-after-one-phone-call-court-hears-37704111.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article36500289.ece/62727/AUTOCROP/h342/courts.jpg Email A 24-year-old […]

CourtsSchool principal tells of shock over death threat in post A school principal has told of his shock at receiving a death threat in the post, and of his concern for his pupils.

(Stock picture) Brendan Furlong January 12 2019 2:30 AM 0 Comments School principal tells of shock over death threat in post Independent.ie A school principal has told of his shock at receiving a death threat in the post, and of his concern for his pupils. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/school-principal-tells-of-shock-over-death-threat-in-post-37704094.html https://www.independent.ie/breaking-news/irish-news/article36888399.ece/e4127/AUTOCROP/h342/PANews_P-b7b6a577-d7d7-44ec-9d05-05b8f889c9b5_I1.jpg Email A school principal has told of his […]