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19 February 2018 15:20 'Devil incarnate' Barry Bennell sentenced to 31 years for child sex abuse

The former football coach was found guilty on 50 counts. DISGRACED FORMER FOOTBALL coach Barry Bennell was sentenced to 31 years in prison today for abusing 12 boys he coached between 1979 and 1991. “You were the devil incarnate. You stole their childhoods and their innocence to satisfy your own perversion,” Judge Clement Goldstone said as he read out the sentence 7

19 February 2018 06:54 Revolver, ammo and cocaine seized at house in Dublin's north inner city

A man in his late teens and a juvenile female were arrested at the scene. GARDAÍ SEIZED A gun, a quantity of ammunition and a small amount of drugs during a search in the north inner city of Dublin yesterday. Officers from the drugs unit at Store Street Garda Station carried out the search at a house on Sheriff Street, just after 3.30pm yesterday afternoon 15

15 February 2018 01:08 Man jailed for attacking and threatening to kill ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend

Dane Ring, aged 26, pleaded guilty to charges arising out of this incident at Cork Circuit Criminal Court yesterday. Judge Brian O’Callaghan said: “These are most serious charges no matter who they are. “You had in your possession, when making the threats, a kitchen knife. You picked up that serious weapon for no good reason. “You made a conscious decision 3

14 February 2018 00:00 Surge in sex crimes, property offences

Gardaí have recorded sharp rises in sexual offences, property crimes, and crimes against the person in the year ending last November. A report by acting Garda Commissioner Dónall O’Cualáin shows that the biggest increases for sexual offences and crimes against the person were in the southern region. The region — covering Cork, Limerick, and Kerry — shows 1

11 February 2018 19:24 Two handguns, ammo and cannabis seized at Finglas house

Two people were arrested following the seizure. GARDAÍ HAVE MADE two arrests following a seizure of firearms and drugs at a Dublin house today. Following that search, they seized two handguns and associated ammunition, along with cannabis with an estimated street value of €12,000 (subject to analysis). During the search, two people – one aged in their 1

02 February 2018 00:28 Teen boxer jailed for hospital incident

Lee Kelly, aged 19, with a recent address at Highfield House, Ballinspittle, Co Cork, pleaded guilty to being drunk and a danger and engaging in threatening behaviour likely to cause a breach of the peace at the CUH. Defence solicitor Frank Buttimer said: “He was an excellent boxer who boxed at national level. I hope he gets back to it.” He added that the accused 7

31 January 2018 21:44 A major anti-crime crackdown in Kilkenny has seen 55 people arrested over three days

Some of those arrested will appear in court tonight. AN ANTI-CRIME crackdown in the Kilkenny area has seen 55 people arrested over the course of three days, according to gardaí. Operation Storm began on Monday and concluded today with gardaí saying that 39 people were arrested on suspicion of criminal activity with another 16 detained on foot of warrants 10

30 January 2018 11:05 27-year-old charged after raping eight-month-old cousin in India

The baby is currently recovering in hospital. AN EIGHTH-MONTH-old Indian girl is recovering in hospital after she was raped at her home in Delhi, the latest such case in a country notorious for high levels of sexual violence. The girl’s parents rushed her to hospital after discovering her bed covered in blood when they returned from work on Sunday. She later 10

30 January 2018 00:00 Driver told garda she’d be sorry she stopped him

The motorist got a six-month jail sentence yesterday. He was also banned from driving for 12 years. Patrick Maguire, of 44 St Michael’s Lawn, Mahon, Cork, pleaded guilty to a variety of offences arising out of two incidents. Garda Carol Wall stopped Maguire driving a Toyota Avensis at St Michael’s Drive, Mahon, at lunchtime on November 27, 2017. “He was very aggressive 7

29 January 2018 21:36 A white van crashed into a pensioner's kitchen in Co Down last night

A 27-year-old man has been charged. A MAN IS due in court in Northern Ireland tomorrow charged with a number of offences after a van crashed into a house in Co. Down. The incident happened last night at the house of pensioner Annie Burrell on Clare Road near Waringstown. Pictures of the aftermath of the incident show the front of the vehicle lodged 18