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.

# Jail

All time
Chris Brown tweets that he is 'humbled and blessed' after early release from jail
More than 100 injured in Florida jail explosion
Poll: Should gardaí be allowed to detain a drunk person until they sober up?
Anglo pair in court to face sentencing for illegal loan scheme
Gardaí to begin nationwide crackdown on drivers using mobile phones
'4,000 people are doing time in Irish Prisons - 4,000 families are doing time outside'
Four year jail term for hooligans if Mexican politicians get their way
Woman freed after 32 years in jail for homicide - thanks to law students
Advice issued on using registered gas fitters after installer jailed for manslaughter
Margaretta D'Arcy to be released from prison in ten days
Limerick prison still 'chronically overcrowded' despite report signalling improvements
Professional bellydancer gets 13 years in jail for rape and sexual assault
Man who hacked British soldier to death sentenced to life in prison
Man found guilty after 'shocking' dog attack on four-year-old girl
Use of 23-hour solitary confinement has dropped by 76% in nine months
Pregnant teenager receives jail term after being gang-raped
Brevik wants to hunger strike for better video games
Protest rally in solidarity with Margaretta D’Arcy to be held this weekend
Man remains in critical condition after Waterford attack
Aaron McKenna: Why do the Irish courts not care about women?
Aaron McKenna
Margaretta D'Arcy "in good spirits" in prison
Justin Bieber is now comparing himself to Michael Jackson
Margaretta D'Arcy "in good spirits" in Limerick Prison
Protest being held condemning the jailing of Margaretta D’Arcy
New Cork prison will be "cramped and oppressive"
'Serious incident' at UK prison involved 60 prisoners and lasted 5 hours
‘Peru 2′ sentenced to 6 years and 8 months in jail each
Extract: ‘Soldiers have an affinity with the detainees in Guantanamo. It would be bad to shoot them – it’ll be lethal injection’
Tom Clonan
UK study reveals that one in four female prisoners self-harm
Iceland jails bank officials for Kaupthing fraud
Over 40 per cent on probation re-offend within three years
Madonna, blaas and Dubliners: The week in numbers
Big increase in number of women being sent to jail
One murder, 112 assaults allegedly by people out on bail this year
Student reveals "devastating" effect of her live-tweeted drinking arrest
Greenpeace activist suspends from Eiffel Tower in protest
Prince George, peat briquettes and David Norris: The week in numbers
Former Mountjoy governor: Dole cuts likely to push young people into criminality