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#Children's Court

# childrens-court - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Teen pleads guilty to stealing double-decker bus for 30 minutes
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teen pleads guilty to stealing double-decker bus for 30 minutes

Sep 8th 2022, 9:15 AM 23,378 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the teenager, who had left his care facility in Cork, managed to get the bus started.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Dublin teen spared sentence for online harassment of BBC journalist
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Dublin teen spared sentence for online harassment of BBC journalist

Jul 27th 2022, 7:53 PM 28,497 Views 0 Comments

The teenage boy harassed BBC News Northern Ireland’s Aileen Moynagh and several RTÉ journalists.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

Teen avoids custodial sentence over incident where girl was knocked under Dart at Howth Junction
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teen avoids custodial sentence over incident where girl was knocked under Dart at Howth Junction

Jun 28th 2022, 4:26 PM 28,166 Views 0 Comments

The teenager, who was part of a rowdy gang intimidating commuters, was released on six months’ supervised probation.

# childrens-court - Monday 21 February, 2022

15-year-old threatened to petrol bomb woman’s home in extortion attempt

15-year-old threatened to petrol bomb woman’s home in extortion attempt

Feb 21st 2022, 2:50 PM 26,577 Views 0 Comments

The teenage boy demanded €700 and a PlayStation.

# childrens-court - Monday 14 February, 2022

Girl admits robbing service station with duct tape gun
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Girl admits robbing service station with duct tape gun

Feb 14th 2022, 4:37 PM 26,060 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at an Applegreen service station on Parnell Road in Dublin 12.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Dublin male spared jail for knife attack on woman as young toddler watched
# Court
# Court

Dublin male spared jail for knife attack on woman as young toddler watched

Nov 23rd 2021, 6:54 PM 20,527 Views 0 Comments

Jason Finnegan was given suspended sentences after pleading guilty to more than 30 charges.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

17-year-old girl to go on trial for possession of child sex abuse images and videos
# Courts
# Courts

17-year-old girl to go on trial for possession of child sex abuse images and videos

Oct 5th 2021, 3:08 PM 120,440 Views 0 Comments

The material was allegedly in a Dropbox computer account in 2017.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

Obsessive Dublin teen was behind web of harassment of BBC journalist
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Obsessive Dublin teen was behind web of harassment of BBC journalist

Sep 15th 2021, 5:37 PM 33,487 Views 0 Comments

It was established that he had been barred from Twitter 150 times while using various aliases.

# childrens-court - Thursday 9 September, 2021

15-year-old motorcycle hijacker detained for five months

15-year-old motorcycle hijacker detained for five months

Sep 9th 2021, 3:24 PM 24,435 Views 0 Comments

The boy was aged 14 at the time of the incident when he threatened to stab the victim and seized his motorbike.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Sentence deferred for teenager over vicious robbery attempt in Dublin
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Sentence deferred for teenager over vicious robbery attempt in Dublin

Jul 20th 2021, 5:06 PM 30,168 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred at Harbour Court in May 2019.

# childrens-court - Monday 21 June, 2021

Teen pleads guilty to robbery attempted mugging in Dublin City alley
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teen pleads guilty to robbery attempted mugging in Dublin City alley

Jun 21st 2021, 2:44 PM 18,964 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year old was a part of a group of youths that threatened a commuter with a Stanley blade.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Two teens charged with attack on man who was beaten with bicycle saddle
# Children Court
# Children Court

Two teens charged with attack on man who was beaten with bicycle saddle

Mar 30th 2021, 3:01 PM 17,014 Views 0 Comments

There was no medical report available because the attacked male has not been identified.

# childrens-court - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Two teens accused of attacking detainee in Oberstown Detention Centre
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Two teens accused of attacking detainee in Oberstown Detention Centre

Jan 28th 2021, 3:36 PM 20,370 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the injured party chipped a tooth and needed dental care.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Teen accused of rape in south Dublin suburb
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teen accused of rape in south Dublin suburb

Jul 1st 2020, 4:02 PM 40,552 Views 0 Comments

The defendant was 16 when the alleged incident happened.

# childrens-court - Monday 22 June, 2020

13-year-old boy accused of torturing hedgehog in 'lengthy' attack
# Dublin
# Dublin

13-year-old boy accused of torturing hedgehog in 'lengthy' attack

Jun 22nd 2020, 4:16 PM 54,134 Views 0 Comments

The boy appeared in court in Dublin accused of torturing the animal.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Ana Kriegel murder: The sentences Boy A and Boy B could be facing
# Justice System
# Justice System

Ana Kriegel murder: The sentences Boy A and Boy B could be facing

Jun 19th 2019, 4:31 PM 148,042 Views 0 Comments

The two teengers are to be sentenced in four weeks’ time.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Explainer: Why the boys found guilty of Ana Kriegel's murder cannot be named
# Anonymity
# Anonymity

Explainer: Why the boys found guilty of Ana Kriegel's murder cannot be named

Jun 18th 2019, 3:11 PM 47,912 Views 0 Comments

Despite the fact that the two boys have been convicted, they still cannot be publicly named even after sentencing.

# childrens-court - Monday 13 May, 2019

Boy (16) had semi-automatic weapon 'fully loaded and ready for use' under his bed, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Boy (16) had semi-automatic weapon 'fully loaded and ready for use' under his bed, court hears

May 13th 2019, 6:49 PM 28,883 Views 0 Comments

The boy was accused of unlawful possession of the gun and ammunition in December 2018.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Teen girl charged over Dublin face slash attack
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teen girl charged over Dublin face slash attack

Jan 2nd 2019, 4:26 PM 46,383 Views 0 Comments

The victim was seriously injured and hospitalised following the incident.

# childrens-court - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Boy (14) accused of Ana Kriegel murder sent to Criminal Court for trial
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Boy (14) accused of Ana Kriegel murder sent to Criminal Court for trial

Aug 30th 2018, 12:44 PM 19,381 Views 0 Comments

The boy made his seventh appearance at the Children’s Court today when he was served with a book of evidence.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

13-year-old boy accused of Ana Kriegel murder sent forward for trial
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

13-year-old boy accused of Ana Kriegel murder sent forward for trial

Aug 28th 2018, 1:05 PM 24,384 Views 0 Comments

The boy’s mother caressed his face during the hearing in the Children’s Court.

# childrens-court - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Boy jailed for 12 months as Dublin cyclists blighted by canals menace
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Boy jailed for 12 months as Dublin cyclists blighted by canals menace

Jul 12th 2018, 12:05 AM 92,967 Views 0 Comments

A judge told the Children’s Court that the jailed teen’s criminality was of an “almost unimaginable” level.

# childrens-court - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Teenager (15) who allegedly stabbed woman he met on social media app refused bail for fourth time
# Dún Laoghaire
# Dún Laoghaire

Teenager (15) who allegedly stabbed woman he met on social media app refused bail for fourth time

Jan 25th 2018, 5:55 PM 20,433 Views 0 Comments

A garda testified that he feared the teen would be “likely to commit murder if released”.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Two teenagers charged over spree of taxi robberies in Dublin
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Two teenagers charged over spree of taxi robberies in Dublin

Jan 17th 2018, 5:49 PM 28,001 Views 0 Comments

The pair have been charged with three counts of robberies of taxi robberies dating from last December.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Teenage girl left with permanent scars after being attacked by youth after they met through Facebook
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teenage girl left with permanent scars after being attacked by youth after they met through Facebook

Nov 21st 2017, 5:50 PM 48,294 Views 0 Comments

The girl had rejected his sexual advances.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Dublin girl left 'afraid to leave the house' following 'horrific' attack by teen she met on Facebook
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Dublin girl left 'afraid to leave the house' following 'horrific' attack by teen she met on Facebook

Oct 17th 2017, 10:47 PM 26,490 Views 0 Comments

The then 16-year-old boy assaulted the girl in Dublin’s city centre after meeting her online via Facebook in 2014.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Teen accused of causing €50k damage at Oberstown young offenders centre
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teen accused of causing €50k damage at Oberstown young offenders centre

Aug 9th 2017, 10:19 PM 12,178 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old boy is accused of assaulting a staff member and causing €54,000 worth of criminal damage.

# childrens-court - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card

Jun 29th 2017, 6:10 AM 20,563 Views 0 Comments

The 16-year-old told Dublin Children’s Court he wanted to be sentenced.

# childrens-court - Monday 12 June, 2017

Sexually abused siblings lived in 'succession of very dirty, chaotic houses'
# Children In Care
# Children In Care

Sexually abused siblings lived in 'succession of very dirty, chaotic houses'

Jun 12th 2017, 12:05 AM 24,587 Views 17 Comments

This case is just one of 22 being highlighted by the Child Care Law Reporting Project today.

# childrens-court - Friday 24 March, 2017

Community was 'devastated' by teen joyrider, court told
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Community was 'devastated' by teen joyrider, court told

Mar 24th 2017, 6:31 PM 25,870 Views 0 Comments

One of them, a priest, was seriously injured and left unable perform his parish duties.

# childrens-court - Monday 13 February, 2017

Teenager appears in court accused of raping girl on grounds of a Dublin college
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teenager appears in court accused of raping girl on grounds of a Dublin college

Feb 13th 2017, 2:58 PM 27,827 Views 0 Comments

There was no objection to bail subject to the youth obeying a number of conditions.

# childrens-court - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Teen boy to go on trial over alleged playground attack on girl (14)
# Dublin
# Dublin

Teen boy to go on trial over alleged playground attack on girl (14)

Oct 4th 2016, 6:00 AM 18,355 Views 0 Comments

The boy, who was aged 14, denies assault causing harm to the girl.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Schoolboy accused of false imprisonment of Joan Burton said he was "sorry" to gardaí
# Jobstown Protests
# Jobstown Protests

Schoolboy accused of false imprisonment of Joan Burton said he was "sorry" to gardaí

Sep 21st 2016, 10:02 PM 17,009 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old boy denies falsely imprisoning the former Labour leader and her advisor Karen O’Connell.

# childrens-court - Monday 19 September, 2016

"I worried what will happen if they manage to open the car doors" - Joan Burton
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

"I worried what will happen if they manage to open the car doors" - Joan Burton

Sep 19th 2016, 6:09 PM 16,028 Views 0 Comments

The former Labour leader and Tánaiste gave evidence today at a trial of a 17-year-old boy charged in connection with the Jobstown water charges protest in November 2014.

# childrens-court - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Mass rally to take place in support of water protesters ahead of trial of 17-year-old
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

Mass rally to take place in support of water protesters ahead of trial of 17-year-old

Sep 14th 2016, 7:45 AM 10,233 Views 0 Comments

The trial, due to begin next Monday, is the first relating to charges of false imprisonment in connection with the Jobstown protest which saw then-Tánaiste Joan Burton confined to her car for two hours in November 2014.

# childrens-court - Friday 9 September, 2016

12-year-old boy accused of bringing a hammer and a knife to school
# Assault
# Assault

12-year-old boy accused of bringing a hammer and a knife to school

Sep 9th 2016, 3:24 PM 21,496 Views 0 Comments

He’s also charged with unlawful possession of a knife as a weapon at his school.

# childrens-court - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Court wants to know if 14-year-old found with heroin was dealing or being used by gang to clear debt
# Courts
# Courts

Court wants to know if 14-year-old found with heroin was dealing or being used by gang to clear debt

Sep 8th 2016, 6:20 AM 17,843 Views 0 Comments

Judge John O’Connor described the case as a horror.

# childrens-court - Friday 22 July, 2016

Fifteen-year-old to face trial in adult court after man stabbed 20 times with a screwdriver
# Refused Jurisdiction
# Refused Jurisdiction

Fifteen-year-old to face trial in adult court after man stabbed 20 times with a screwdriver

Jul 22nd 2016, 6:05 AM 21,869 Views 0 Comments

The youth appeared before the Children’s Court charged with assault at the Royal Canal in Dublin.

# childrens-court - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Teenager went on 'rampage' on Sligo-Dublin train after allegedly being assaulted
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teenager went on 'rampage' on Sligo-Dublin train after allegedly being assaulted

Jul 9th 2016, 6:55 AM 52,865 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old boy has been detained for six months.

# childrens-court - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Boy accused of attacking young man on Dame Lane refuses to get out of bed for court
# Dublin
# Dublin

Boy accused of attacking young man on Dame Lane refuses to get out of bed for court

Jun 2nd 2016, 2:38 PM 39,094 Views 0 Comments

The 16-year-old tried to escape out of a back window when he realised gardaí had come for him, the Children’s Court was told.

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