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22 October 2018 16:13 Spanish student thought she was going to die; Man to be sentenced next week for 'horrific' rape

A Spanish student who was repeatedly raped by a young homeless man after being lured to his tent in July 2017 says she thought he was going to kill her. Eoin Berkeley, previously of Hamptonwood Way in Finglas, will be sentenced next week. The young woman’s visit to Ireland in the summer of 2017 was the first time she had ever travelled alone. After picking

20 October 2018 09:00 Boom-Boom Kennedy and the magic behind the Celtic Warrior gym

Garda Niall Kennedy will fight in Boston this weekend along with fellow Irish boxers Katie Taylor, Sean McComb and James Tennyson. Working night-shifts in the Gardaí with a one-year old at home surely can’t make it any easier. Add in the fact that his gym is over 100km away from his house and you start to wonder about how heavyweight Niall Kennedy musters 3

19 October 2018 19:17 Gardaí appeal for witnesses to accident that left teenager seriously injured

A teenage boy has been seriously injured in a traffic accident in Co. Laois. The accident happened on the M7 Motorway northbound at junction 17 on Monday at around 6pm. The 15-year-old pedestrian was seriously injured in a collision with a truck and taken to Tallaght Hospital where he remains in a critical condition. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses 1

19 October 2018 04:50 Burglar turned himself in after ‘Crimecall’

An image on RTÉ’s Crimecall prompted a Cork man to give himself up and confess to a burglary. Normally, the programme relies on public recognition of the culprit and contacting gardaí to offer an identification. However, Darren Coffey, aged 26, effectively put his hands up and admitted to being the man in the frame. Solicitor Eddie Burke disclosed he got a call from Coffey 1

18 October 2018 14:18 'Sheep stealer' the worst name-call in rural Ireland, court told

A solicitor has told a court that to be called a "sheep stealer" is the worst thing a farmer can be called in rural Ireland. Solicitor Patsy Gallagher was speaking at Falcarragh District in Co Donegal after his client had been charged with handling 35 stolen lambs. John McBride (47) of 11 Firmount pleaded guilty to a total of 35 sample charges 2

18 October 2018 11:27 Four arrested over killing of woman whose remains were found in 30km area of Wicklow Mountains

62 year-old Patricia O’Connor’s remains were discovered by a member of the public in June 2017. FOUR PEOPLE HAVE been arrested in connection with the killing of a woman whose remains were discovered in multiple locations in the Wicklow Mountains last year. 62 year-old Patricia O’Connor’s remains were discovered at Military Road, Enniskerry by a member

17 October 2018 20:38 Driver caught travelling 162km/h on M1 Donabate

If you’re caught speeding, you get a fixed charge fine of €80, together with 3 penalty points. GARDAÍ IN DUBLIN stopped a driver who was travelling 42km/h over the limit. The driver was detected travelling at 162km/h on the M1 Donabate, Dublin yesterday. The penalty for speeding is a fixed charge fine of €80, together with 3 penalty points. Penalty points

16 October 2018 17:26 Two assailants sought by gardaí after shooting in Clondalkin

A man in his 30s was injured in the shooting. GARDAÍ HAVE SAID that a shooting which took place on Sunday evening in Dublin is believed to have involved two assailants. The shooting took place at about 10.45pm at Chaplin’s Terrace in Clondalkin with a 30-year-old man taken to hospital after the incident. The injured man was taken by ambulance to Tallaght 1

16 October 2018 15:04 Court grants bail to Clare man who expresses regret over lashing out at speed van

A 30-year-old east Clare man has given an undertaking in court to stay away from GoSafe speed detection vans and GoSafe staff while on bail. At Kilrush District Court today, Shane Malone of Derronan, Derrainy, Whitegate appeared charged with causing criminal damage to a 16 D registered Go Safe van at Cregg, Whitegate on September 30 last. Mr Malone is charged

16 October 2018 05:46 Man who assaulted wife, hitting her twice across the head, gets suspended sentence

The man pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm to the woman. A MAN WHO hit his wife twice across the head after dragging her upstairs and removing her jeans by force, has walked free from court after being given a fully suspended sentence. The man pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault causing harm to the woman 1