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# jailed - Friday 21 February, 2020

Man jailed for 17 years for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Man jailed for 17 years for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane

Feb 21st 2020, 7:06 AM 28,881 Views 29 Comments

The 28-year-old man strangled the Essex woman and buried her body in a forested area outside Auckland, New Zealand.

# jailed - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Man who murdered wife and two daughters before fleeing UK in 2007 has been jailed for life
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# Jailed

Man who murdered wife and two daughters before fleeing UK in 2007 has been jailed for life

Feb 6th 2020, 3:11 PM 22,874 Views 21 Comments

The jury deliberated for two days to find him guilty of all the charges.

# jailed - Monday 3 February, 2020

Drunk driver who struck pedestrian while trying to avoid garda checkpoint jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Drunk driver who struck pedestrian while trying to avoid garda checkpoint jailed

Feb 3rd 2020, 5:42 PM 33,049 Views 0 Comments

Darren Kershaw pleaded guilty in a Dublin court today.

# jailed - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Man who used fake documentation to open Irish bank accounts jailed
# Radu Agapie
# Radu Agapie

Man who used fake documentation to open Irish bank accounts jailed

Jan 23rd 2020, 9:30 PM 31,884 Views 33 Comments

He has ten previous convictions in Finland for falsification of documentation, forgery and laundering of proceeds of crime.

# jailed - Friday 20 December, 2019

Man who had sexual encounters with 3 underage girls jailed for seven and a half years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who had sexual encounters with 3 underage girls jailed for seven and a half years

Dec 20th 2019, 5:47 PM 33,963 Views 0 Comments

David Masterson pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to three charges of defilement.

# jailed - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Woman who lost control of car and killed pedestrian and injured 3 others jailed for 2 years
# Courts
# Courts

Woman who lost control of car and killed pedestrian and injured 3 others jailed for 2 years

Dec 18th 2019, 6:03 PM 34,216 Views 39 Comments

All four victims were walking home from work during rush hour on a summer evening in Dublin city centre.

# jailed - Monday 16 December, 2019

Brexiteer who had 'obsession' with former MP Anna Soubry jailed for harassment
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# Jailed

Brexiteer who had 'obsession' with former MP Anna Soubry jailed for harassment

Dec 16th 2019, 10:00 PM 19,635 Views 5 Comments

Soubry said she was left ‘frightened’ following the incidents.

# jailed - Monday 9 December, 2019

UK serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences for horrific attacks
# London
# London

UK serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences for horrific attacks

Dec 9th 2019, 2:01 PM 27,291 Views 3 Comments

Convicted burglar McCann (34) had been freed after a UK probation service error.

# jailed - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Two priests who sexually abused deaf children each sentenced to over 40 years in prison in Argentina
# Sexual Abuse
# Sexual Abuse

Two priests who sexually abused deaf children each sentenced to over 40 years in prison in Argentina

Nov 26th 2019, 11:15 AM 22,164 Views 0 Comments

The victims were children and adolescents aged between four and 17.

# jailed - Friday 22 November, 2019

Man who set fire to house of detective involved in charging him with murder jailed for eight years
# Finglas
# Finglas

Man who set fire to house of detective involved in charging him with murder jailed for eight years

Nov 22nd 2019, 5:57 PM 26,688 Views 14 Comments

The arson attack has left an “indelible scar” on the family, the court heard.

# jailed - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Butcher jailed for eight years for possession of over €2.5 million in drugs
# GERARD RYAN
# GERARD RYAN

Butcher jailed for eight years for possession of over €2.5 million in drugs

Oct 30th 2019, 6:15 AM 35,420 Views 23 Comments

Gerard Ryan (44) told gardaí he was under pressure to pick up the drugs from a warehouse in Ashbourne.

# jailed - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Woman (67) jailed for 16 months for falsely claiming €150,000 in social welfare payments
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# Jailed

Woman (67) jailed for 16 months for falsely claiming €150,000 in social welfare payments

Oct 24th 2019, 10:55 PM 94,773 Views 88 Comments

She falsely claimed the carer’s allowance and then falsely claimed job seeker’s allowance.

# jailed - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Judge calls for end to Longford gang feud as he jails teenager for five years
# Longford
# Longford

Judge calls for end to Longford gang feud as he jails teenager for five years

Oct 22nd 2019, 5:35 PM 30,016 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the feud had its genesis in “trivial” matters.

# jailed - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Man who was 16 when he sexually assaulted 12-year-old girl jailed for 4 years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who was 16 when he sexually assaulted 12-year-old girl jailed for 4 years

Oct 17th 2019, 4:26 PM 22,995 Views 0 Comments

The defendant had forced the child to perform oral sex on him while other youths recorded the act on their phones.

# jailed - Friday 11 October, 2019

Man who held gun to customer's head during post office raid jailed for 12 years
# Armed Robbery
# Armed Robbery

Man who held gun to customer's head during post office raid jailed for 12 years

Oct 11th 2019, 5:47 PM 23,640 Views 24 Comments

The man was tackled to the ground by a passing ESB repairman during the incident.

Daughter of British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Iran has returned to the UK
# Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe
# Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Daughter of British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Iran has returned to the UK

Oct 11th 2019, 12:45 PM 24,155 Views 7 Comments

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was sentenced to five years in prison in Iran for spying.

# jailed - Monday 23 September, 2019

Two people jailed for illegally accessing CCTV footage of Emiliano Sala post-mortem
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# Jailed

Two people jailed for illegally accessing CCTV footage of Emiliano Sala post-mortem

Sep 23rd 2019, 7:51 PM 15,796 Views 5 Comments

Sala’s plane went down in the English Channel as he flew to Cardiff on 21 January.

# jailed - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer
# London
# London

Man (26) jailed in first UK conviction for firearms manufacture using a 3D printer

Sep 19th 2019, 7:43 PM 18,712 Views 9 Comments

Tendai Muswere was sentenced today to three years imprisonment.

Man sentenced to 13 years in prison over rape of two women in Belfast
# Orhan Kibar
# Orhan Kibar

Man sentenced to 13 years in prison over rape of two women in Belfast

Sep 19th 2019, 5:32 PM 12,299 Views 14 Comments

The attack took place at a flat in south Belfast on 25 November 2017.

# jailed - Monday 2 September, 2019

Senior Kinahan associate Thomas Kavanagh jailed in UK on firearms charge
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# Jailed

Senior Kinahan associate Thomas Kavanagh jailed in UK on firearms charge

Sep 2nd 2019, 2:06 PM 13,648 Views 12 Comments

Kavanagh was arrested at Birmingham Airport in January.

# jailed - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Former psychic jailed for seven and a half years for money laundering of €1.6 million
# Courts
# Courts

Former psychic jailed for seven and a half years for money laundering of €1.6 million

Aug 1st 2019, 6:30 AM 42,136 Views 26 Comments

After over two weeks of evidence, the jury returned a verdict of guilty on 20 counts.

# jailed - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Man jailed for 20 years for raping two sex workers on the same day
# Gheorghe Goidan
# Gheorghe Goidan

Man jailed for 20 years for raping two sex workers on the same day

Jul 31st 2019, 7:15 PM 33,533 Views 38 Comments

Ms Justice Tara Burns said that Gheorghe Goidan (46), a Romania national, had preyed upon the vulnerability of the two women.

# jailed - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Man who stole mummified head from St Michan's Church jailed for 28 months
# Crusader
# Crusader

Man who stole mummified head from St Michan's Church jailed for 28 months

Jul 24th 2019, 6:09 PM 20,064 Views 33 Comments

The court heard that the crypt’s tour guide discovered the break in on 25 February.

# jailed - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Man (57) who spied on children in public toilets using hidden cameras is jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Man (57) who spied on children in public toilets using hidden cameras is jailed

Jul 18th 2019, 3:05 PM 27,423 Views 22 Comments

Kieran Griffin was sentenced to a total of three years in prison for a range of sexual offences.

# jailed - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson given nine-month jail sentence
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# Jailed

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson given nine-month jail sentence

Jul 11th 2019, 12:30 PM 27,967 Views 0 Comments

Robinson was found guilty last week of being in contempt of court.

# jailed - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Man jailed for eight years for starting fire that spread to neighbours' apartments
# Peter Bradshaw
# Peter Bradshaw

Man jailed for eight years for starting fire that spread to neighbours' apartments

Jul 3rd 2019, 6:30 AM 17,375 Views 11 Comments

Judge Martin Nolan sentenced him to 11 years imprisonment, but suspended the final three years of the sentence on strict conditions.

# jailed - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Man who led gardaí on high speed car chase and crashed outside a school is jailed
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# Jailed

Man who led gardaí on high speed car chase and crashed outside a school is jailed

Jun 26th 2019, 8:45 PM 23,497 Views 39 Comments

Bernard Kelly (38) broke red lights and mounted the pavement outside the school.

# jailed - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Man jailed for handling stolen vehicles after arranging to meet undercover guard to sell jet ski
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# Jailed

Man jailed for handling stolen vehicles after arranging to meet undercover guard to sell jet ski

Jun 25th 2019, 5:15 PM 24,580 Views 37 Comments

The man was connected to stolen vehicles by means of fingerprint evidence.

# jailed - Monday 24 June, 2019

Father and son jailed for hammer assault on former family friend
# Jailed
# Jailed

Father and son jailed for hammer assault on former family friend

Jun 24th 2019, 10:22 PM 37,615 Views 17 Comments

Michael Reilly Senior and his son Michael F Reilly Junior have been jailed for 40 months and 20 months respectively.

Cyprus court hands 7 life terms to 'first serial killer'
# Jailed
# Jailed

Cyprus court hands 7 life terms to 'first serial killer'

Jun 24th 2019, 6:10 PM 15,699 Views 11 Comments

He said he was “tortured by memories” and could not explain why he had carried out the killings.

Man who was sentenced in his absence for rape and sexual assault of boy is jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Man who was sentenced in his absence for rape and sexual assault of boy is jailed

Jun 24th 2019, 4:11 PM 17,715 Views 16 Comments

Anthony Moynihan was jailed today after he was brought into court following the execution of a warrant.

# jailed - Monday 27 May, 2019

Limerick man who made death threats through Facebook to rape victim jailed for six years
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# Jailed

Limerick man who made death threats through Facebook to rape victim jailed for six years

May 27th 2019, 3:25 PM 31,316 Views 18 Comments

The 26-year-old man pleaded guilty to raping the 19-year-old victim in November 2015,

# jailed - Friday 17 May, 2019

Man who repeatedly abused his niece during 'perverted games' jailed for 11 years
# Sexual Abuse
# Sexual Abuse

Man who repeatedly abused his niece during 'perverted games' jailed for 11 years

May 17th 2019, 6:11 PM 45,680 Views 0 Comments

The attacks took place regularly while he was babysitting the child at weekends.

# jailed - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in jail for breaching bail in UK
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in jail for breaching bail in UK

May 1st 2019, 12:25 PM 16,954 Views 33 Comments

The Wikileaks founder faces a separate court battle to prevent his extradition to the US.

# jailed - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Mother jailed after 8-year-old son missed over 240 school days released to appeal case
# Appeal
# Appeal

Mother jailed after 8-year-old son missed over 240 school days released to appeal case

Apr 10th 2019, 4:45 PM 19,148 Views 0 Comments

The woman, who is in her 30s, was convicted at Dublin District Court of neglecting the boy’s education.

# jailed - Monday 8 April, 2019

Man jailed after breaking into terminally ill woman's house and repeatedly beating her son
# Graham Stafford
# Graham Stafford

Man jailed after breaking into terminally ill woman's house and repeatedly beating her son

Apr 8th 2019, 8:09 PM 30,609 Views 24 Comments

Graham Stafford (36) has been jailed for four and a half years.

# jailed - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Man who previously knocked down and killed French tourists jailed for driving at garda
# John Cash
# John Cash

Man who previously knocked down and killed French tourists jailed for driving at garda

Mar 27th 2019, 5:37 PM 30,804 Views 42 Comments

John Cash received a three and a half year sentence.

# jailed - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Banned hit-and-run driver who seriously injured cyclist jailed for five years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Banned hit-and-run driver who seriously injured cyclist jailed for five years

Mar 16th 2019, 6:30 AM 21,445 Views 0 Comments

Jonathan Wainyae pleaded guilty to causing serious bodily injury.

# jailed - Friday 8 March, 2019

Chelsea Manning jailed for refusing to testify in WikiLeaks case
# Grand Jury
# Grand Jury

Chelsea Manning jailed for refusing to testify in WikiLeaks case

Mar 8th 2019, 4:40 PM 28,865 Views 0 Comments

“In solidarity with many activists facing the odds, I will stand by my principles,” Manning said.

# jailed - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Man who trapped and attacked woman in laneway jailed for five years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who trapped and attacked woman in laneway jailed for five years

Mar 5th 2019, 7:50 PM 30,102 Views 37 Comments

Chico Makamda has 15 previous convictions, including for an offence of indecency.