Mayo man sent to Mountjoy has football on the brain

A third man has been jailed for contempt after he refused to give undertakings to stay away from a County Roscommon farm, the scene of a controversial eviction in 2018. Colm Granahan from Ballina in County Mayo was committed to...

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Murder accused makes first court appearance since June

A new charge of capital murder was brought before today’s sitting of Castlerea District Court in the case of 44-year-old Stephen Silver, accused of murdering Detective Garda Colm Horkan in Castlerea last June. Detective Garda Colm Horkan (49), who was...

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Galway-based killer who cut up body and threw it in lake surrenders to Dutch authorities

By Paul Neilan A convicted killer has surrendered himself to Dutch authorities for his part in the stabbing and dismemberment...

Friday, 20/11/20 - 3:41pm Read More

Mayo criminal cases won’t move to Galway

Worries over Covid-19 travel restrictions have resulted in the final two weeks of the Circuit Court sitting in Mayo remaining...

Friday, 16/10/20 - 4:49pm Read More

Is court attendance not ‘essential business’ during lockdown, asks Judge

Travel restrictions could create difficulty for the court system if defendants from outside a county cannot attend court. The issue...

Thursday, 15/10/20 - 11:31pm Read More

Woman who killed her partner in Galway sent back to prison

By Alison O’Riordan A woman who killed her former partner nine years ago has been sent back to prison for...

Friday, 09/10/20 - 7:30pm Read More

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