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#false imprisonment

# false-imprisonment - Friday 10 December, 2021

Judge upholds ban on naming public servant on trial for false imprisonment and sexual assault
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Judge upholds ban on naming public servant on trial for false imprisonment and sexual assault

Dec 10th 2021, 4:32 PM 22,672 Views 0 Comments

Reporting restrictions giving anonymity to the accused were continued by Judge Treasa Kelly.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 26 July, 2021

Trial of Jim Mansfield Jnr resumes at Special Criminal Court after seven month adjournment
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Trial of Jim Mansfield Jnr resumes at Special Criminal Court after seven month adjournment

Jul 26th 2021, 2:47 PM 23,760 Views 0 Comments

Mansfield Jnr pleaded not guilty to conspiring with one or more persons to falsely imprison Martin Byrne.

# false-imprisonment - Tuesday 18 May, 2021

Man (30s) arrested over alleged assault and false imprisonment in Co Louth
# Omeath
# Omeath

Man (30s) arrested over alleged assault and false imprisonment in Co Louth

May 18th 2021, 2:21 PM 10,013 Views 0 Comments

It’s understood two men were held against their will at a house on 7 May.

# false-imprisonment - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Man (50s) arrested over alleged assault and false imprisonment in Co Louth
# Omeath
# Omeath

Man (50s) arrested over alleged assault and false imprisonment in Co Louth

May 11th 2021, 5:11 PM 7,981 Views 0 Comments

It’s understood two men were held against their will at a house on Friday afternoon.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 19 April, 2021

Man who attacked, tied up and robbed escort in Dublin hotel room jailed for four years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who attacked, tied up and robbed escort in Dublin hotel room jailed for four years

Apr 19th 2021, 7:40 PM 42,458 Views 19 Comments

Samuel Pop pleaded guilty to false imprisonment and robbery.

# false-imprisonment - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Third man appears before Special Criminal Court charged with attacking and falsely imprisoning man in Louth farmhouse
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Third man appears before Special Criminal Court charged with attacking and falsely imprisoning man in Louth farmhouse

Mar 3rd 2020, 5:44 PM 20,819 Views 0 Comments

Thomas McGuinness (33), of Chestnut Court, Navan, Co Meath appeared before court today.

# false-imprisonment - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Two arrested after mini bus with passengers stolen from Dublin Airport and later crashed into PSNI vehicle
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Two arrested after mini bus with passengers stolen from Dublin Airport and later crashed into PSNI vehicle

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 9:05 PM 103,381 Views 59 Comments

The men were later arrested in Monaghan.

# false-imprisonment - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Three people arrested after video of alleged assault in Cavan shared on social media
# Cavan
# Cavan

Three people arrested after video of alleged assault in Cavan shared on social media

Oct 23rd 2019, 8:44 AM 34,844 Views 0 Comments

A man was charged and will appear in court today.

# false-imprisonment - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Jim Mansfield Jnr charged with conspiracy to commit false imprisonment
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Jim Mansfield Jnr charged with conspiracy to commit false imprisonment

Jul 3rd 2019, 9:32 PM 26,164 Views 0 Comments

He appeared before an out-of-hours sitting of the non-jury Special Criminal Court tonight.

# false-imprisonment - Friday 15 February, 2019

Man who broke into a terminally ill woman's home and repeatedly beat her son to be sentenced for false imprisonment
# Graham Stafford
# Graham Stafford

Man who broke into a terminally ill woman's home and repeatedly beat her son to be sentenced for false imprisonment

Feb 15th 2019, 6:10 PM 21,574 Views 0 Comments

Graham Stafford broke into the home believing one of the family owed him €3,000.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Video analyst says he can't rule out that CCTV was paused on day of €2.28m robbery, court hears
# Tiger Kidnapping
# Tiger Kidnapping

Video analyst says he can't rule out that CCTV was paused on day of €2.28m robbery, court hears

Apr 26th 2018, 6:05 AM 18,537 Views 0 Comments

Four men have pleaded not guilty to the false imprisonment of the Richardson family at their Raheny home in 2005.

# false-imprisonment - Friday 23 March, 2018

Man found guilty of sexually assaulting and falsely imprisoning women
# Hunting Knife
# Hunting Knife

Man found guilty of sexually assaulting and falsely imprisoning women

Mar 23rd 2018, 2:32 PM 17,157 Views 0 Comments

When one of the women ran away he caught her and began punching her repeatedly.

# false-imprisonment - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Man jailed for two years for falsely imprisoning teenagers and threatening to pour 'acid' into their eyes
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Man jailed for two years for falsely imprisoning teenagers and threatening to pour 'acid' into their eyes

Feb 27th 2018, 8:04 PM 19,909 Views 0 Comments

32-year-old Michael Cummins had been suffering a ‘paranoiac’ attack due to taking a cocktail of drugs, the court heard.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Irish Rail appeals after passenger granted €16k in damages for false imprisonment
# Compensation
# Compensation

Irish Rail appeals after passenger granted €16k in damages for false imprisonment

Feb 8th 2018, 6:05 AM 41,365 Views 0 Comments

The Circuit Civil Court ruled last week in favour of Sarah Doupe over an incident that happened in 2013.

# false-imprisonment - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Irish Rail ordered to pay €16,000 for false imprisonment of passenger
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Irish Rail ordered to pay €16,000 for false imprisonment of passenger

Jan 31st 2018, 2:51 PM 41,858 Views 0 Comments

The payment was in relation to an incident that took place at Pearse Station in 2013.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 4 December, 2017

Jobstown teen cleared of false imprisonment of Joan Burton on appeal
# Not Guilty
# Not Guilty

Jobstown teen cleared of false imprisonment of Joan Burton on appeal

Dec 4th 2017, 12:15 PM 11,853 Views 78 Comments

Jason Lester, now aged 18, had been convicted of false imprisonment of the former Labour leader and one of her assistants in the Children’s Court.

# false-imprisonment - Friday 30 June, 2017

'People have risen and won't be put back in their box': Jobstown supporters hail a political victory
# Right To Protest
# Right To Protest

'People have risen and won't be put back in their box': Jobstown supporters hail a political victory

Jun 30th 2017, 6:05 AM 11,909 Views 124 Comments

Dozens of supporters celebrated with Paul Murphy and others, assured that their right to protest has been protected.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Jobstown protest: TD Paul Murphy and 5 others found not guilty
# Trial
# Trial

Jobstown protest: TD Paul Murphy and 5 others found not guilty

Jun 29th 2017, 12:31 PM 98,462 Views 347 Comments

The six men were accused of falsely imprisoning former Tánaiste Joan Burton and her adviser Karen O’Connell in 2014.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 22 June, 2017

A 'peaceful protester' could be facing a life sentence if found guilty, Jobstown trial hears
# Closing Statements
# Closing Statements

A 'peaceful protester' could be facing a life sentence if found guilty, Jobstown trial hears

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:24 PM 20,083 Views 0 Comments

Closing statements were made by counsel for some of the accused in the Jobstown trial today.

# false-imprisonment - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Four directors prosecuted for 'culture of abuse' at UK care centres
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Four directors prosecuted for 'culture of abuse' at UK care centres

Jun 7th 2017, 1:42 PM 13,602 Views 4 Comments

People with significant learning disabilities were detained in seclusion rooms which had no heating or toilet facilities.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 29 May, 2017

Garda witness called 'woman beater' and 'uniformed scumbag' during protest, court told
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

Garda witness called 'woman beater' and 'uniformed scumbag' during protest, court told

May 29th 2017, 3:02 PM 14,501 Views 0 Comments

It’s day 22 of the trial.

# false-imprisonment - Friday 19 May, 2017

Superintendent denies being 'part of conspiracy to pervert course of justice', trial hears
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

Superintendent denies being 'part of conspiracy to pervert course of justice', trial hears

May 19th 2017, 7:48 PM 16,021 Views 0 Comments

Solidarity TD Paul Murphy and six other men are charged with falsely imprisoning Joan Burton and her advisor.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 15 May, 2017

Jury told Jobstown protesters shouted at Paul Murphy to 'mind his own business'
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Jury told Jobstown protesters shouted at Paul Murphy to 'mind his own business'

May 15th 2017, 6:35 PM 37,827 Views 0 Comments

Garda Inspector Derek Maguire was giving evidence in the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court today.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Jobstown defendant said Joan Burton could 'take sanctuary in church'
# Protest
# Protest

Jobstown defendant said Joan Burton could 'take sanctuary in church'

May 11th 2017, 5:43 PM 13,488 Views 0 Comments

Seven men are accused of falsely imprisoning the former Tánaiste during a water charges protest in 2014.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 8 May, 2017

'Will we let her go or hold onto her for the night?': Jobstown trial hears evidence from gardaí
# Courts
# Courts

'Will we let her go or hold onto her for the night?': Jobstown trial hears evidence from gardaí

May 8th 2017, 6:55 PM 20,902 Views 0 Comments

“The protesters called us rats,” one garda told the trial today.

# false-imprisonment - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Joan Burton told being called a c**t at a protest should be 'water off a duck's back', court hears
# Jobstown Trial
# Jobstown Trial

Joan Burton told being called a c**t at a protest should be 'water off a duck's back', court hears

May 2nd 2017, 6:32 PM 39,505 Views 0 Comments

This is day three of the Jobstown false imprisonment trial.

# false-imprisonment - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Paul Murphy 'plainly involved' in restricting Joan Burton's liberty, trial told
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

Paul Murphy 'plainly involved' in restricting Joan Burton's liberty, trial told

Apr 26th 2017, 5:36 PM 15,997 Views 0 Comments

Murphy and six other accused have all entered not guilty pleas.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 24 April, 2017

Jury selected for trial of men accused of falsely imprisoning Joan Burton
# Jobstown
# Jobstown

Jury selected for trial of men accused of falsely imprisoning Joan Burton

Apr 24th 2017, 7:33 PM 11,706 Views 0 Comments

Over 100 potential jurors were called in a random ballot and a jury of five women and seven men were selected.

# false-imprisonment - Friday 14 April, 2017

Two men due in court over robbery and false imprisonment in Finglas
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men due in court over robbery and false imprisonment in Finglas

Apr 14th 2017, 3:12 PM 10,215 Views 0 Comments

The men were arrested yesterday and were held by gardaí overnight.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Man held in van after being robbed while walking home from work in Dublin
# Finglas
# Finglas

Man held in van after being robbed while walking home from work in Dublin

Apr 13th 2017, 4:39 PM 27,505 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí found the man when they stopped and searched a van on main street in Finglas at around 1.40 this morning.

# false-imprisonment - Friday 31 March, 2017

Paul Murphy promises he won't talk about his upcoming trial at Jobstown protest rallies
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Paul Murphy promises he won't talk about his upcoming trial at Jobstown protest rallies

Mar 31st 2017, 6:15 PM 9,499 Views 0 Comments

Solidarity TD Paul Murphy is one of seven people charged with falsely imprisoning Joan Burton.

# false-imprisonment - Monday 27 March, 2017

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor pleads guilty to false imprisonment and threatening to kill a man
# Jonathan Dowdall
# Jonathan Dowdall

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor pleads guilty to false imprisonment and threatening to kill a man

Mar 27th 2017, 1:50 PM 20,295 Views 0 Comments

Jonathan Dowdall and his father will be sentenced on 28 April.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Girl feared she'd be raped after two 17-year-olds bundled her into car
# Dublin
# Dublin

Girl feared she'd be raped after two 17-year-olds bundled her into car

Feb 9th 2017, 5:46 PM 35,239 Views 0 Comments

The judge described the CCTV evidence as “chilling” in court.

# false-imprisonment - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Schoolgirl who was forced into car 'thought she was going to be raped'
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Schoolgirl who was forced into car 'thought she was going to be raped'

Jan 10th 2017, 4:52 PM 39,425 Views 0 Comments

The car was stopped on the M1.

# false-imprisonment - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Five people are up in court in Meath today in a suspected case of slavery
# Trim District Court
# Trim District Court

Five people are up in court in Meath today in a suspected case of slavery

Aug 20th 2016, 2:04 PM 21,953 Views 0 Comments

The extensive operation was launched after gardaí received reports of people being falsely imprisoned at a house in Navan.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Man arrested in connection with false imprisonment of teenager
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man arrested in connection with false imprisonment of teenager

Aug 11th 2016, 2:55 PM 20,583 Views 56 Comments

He has since been released and a file prepared for the DPP.

# false-imprisonment - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Former Sinn Féin councillor and father charged with falsely imprisoning, assaulting and threatening to kill man
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Former Sinn Féin councillor and father charged with falsely imprisoning, assaulting and threatening to kill man

Jul 27th 2016, 5:27 PM 28,044 Views 0 Comments

Each of the three charges against Jonathan Dowdall (39) and Patrick Dowdall (59) are alleged to have taken place in Dublin in January 2015.

# false-imprisonment - Friday 8 July, 2016

Man jailed after stealing car from garage forecourt with teenager in the backseat
# False Imprisonment
# False Imprisonment

Man jailed after stealing car from garage forecourt with teenager in the backseat

Jul 8th 2016, 6:52 PM 19,207 Views 23 Comments

Sean Dowdall has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years for car theft and false imprisonment.

# false-imprisonment - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Man to appear in court charged with the alleged false imprisonment of two women
# Courts
# Courts

Man to appear in court charged with the alleged false imprisonment of two women

Jun 2nd 2016, 4:15 PM 18,197 Views 0 Comments

A 32-year-old male is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this afternoon.

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