We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

# Abuse

All time
33-year-old man arrested as part of Muckamore Abbey Hospital investigation
RTÉ journalist experienced racist abuse online for over two years
Government to consider statutory inquiry into Scouting Ireland after victims of sexual abuse speak out
FA to investigate anti-IRA chants aimed at James McClean - reports
What happened to the HSE's proposal for its own undercover investigations in care homes?
Woman raped by stepfather for years says the State failed her
'By going public I wanted to tell other abuse victims they're not to blame'
Co Tyrone man (61) sentenced for committing sexual offence against 8-year-old girl
'He did not do one day': Six in 10 domestic violence offenders get suspended sentence
Mother to stand trial accused of putting her daughter at risk of sexual abuse by her husband
Christian Brothers to pay outstanding €6.8 million to redress scheme
'A lot of the criticism quite annoyed me because I felt a lot of it was unfair'
Nursing home complaints: Allegations of sexual assault and unexplained injuries
Brexit supporter jailed for death threats and abusive calls to 'anti-Brexit' MPs
Abuse survivors report 'huge fear' of visits to hospitals and institutions
Woman at centre of alleged abuse 'horror story' tells judge she needs future supports
'I just wanted to lie down and die so the pain would stop': Mother of abuse victim after cousin is sentenced to prison
Ex-football coach Bob Higgins jailed for 24 years for abusing boys
10% of Irish people reported witnessing adult abuse last year, research shows
Man who repeatedly sexually abused toddler jailed for 10 years
US couple sentenced to life in prison for imprisoning 12 of their children
Klopp condemns 'disgusting' Salah abuse
Leicester contact police after 'vile and disgusting' online abuse of players
'When I hear it, it's nothing new to me. I know I'm black and I'm happy with it, I'm proud'
Adoptive mother arrested after allegedly starving and pepper spraying child YouTube stars
Tusla denies trying to close down Scouting Ireland 'in one fell swoop'
Liam Adams dies in custody of terminal cancer aged 63
Pope calls child sex abuse like 'human sacrifice', vows 'all-out battle'
The Vatican is hosting a major summit on its response to child abuse, but what does it hope to achieve?
How young women can recognise dating abuse and get help if they need it
'If I had a euro for every time I was called a f*cking Black and Tan or an English c**t'
Just 2% of safeguarding concerns reported to HSE come from people experiencing alleged abuse
Campaigner calls on Catholic Church to remove 'vagueness and ambiguity' from response to child abuse
Man sentenced to 12 years for abusing daughter for three years while she was a young teenager
Psychological intervention proves 'life-changing' for women experiencing domestic abuse
Almost 700 clergymen accused of child sex abuse in US state - far more than was disclosed by Church
Abuse on Twitter: Women of colour 34% more likely than white women to be targeted
Irish-born priest may be deported from Chile after serving sentence for sexually abusing girl
Woman who took domestic abuse survivors into her home receives volunteering award
Former council worker sentenced to 10 years for sexual abuse of three girls