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# jailed - Friday 16 February, 2018

'I will regret that night forever': Uncle who raped his niece jailed for four years
# Jailed
# Jailed

'I will regret that night forever': Uncle who raped his niece jailed for four years

Feb 16th 2018, 5:25 PM 37,879 Views 0 Comments

He was sentenced to six years with the final two suspended.

# jailed - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Man (21) who threatened cafe staff with a syringe during robbery jailed for three years
# Jailed
# Jailed

Man (21) who threatened cafe staff with a syringe during robbery jailed for three years

Feb 14th 2018, 7:45 PM 16,086 Views 29 Comments

Rainis Koovit (21) brandished a syringe when attempting to grab a tip jar in Kaph Cafe in Drury Street, Dublin.

# jailed - Friday 9 February, 2018

Man who sexually assaulted stepdaughter 20 years ago jailed for 15 months
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Man who sexually assaulted stepdaughter 20 years ago jailed for 15 months

Feb 9th 2018, 4:04 PM 19,989 Views 35 Comments

John Doherty pleaded guilty to two counts of sexually assaulting his stepdaughter on dates between January 1996 and April 1998.

# jailed - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Nursery worker in England jailed for over 12 years for sexually assaulting three-year-old boy
# Coventry
# Coventry

Nursery worker in England jailed for over 12 years for sexually assaulting three-year-old boy

Feb 8th 2018, 4:27 PM 25,474 Views 44 Comments

181 images and videos of child pornography were found on the man’s iPad.

# jailed - Friday 26 January, 2018

Family home of man jailed for exploiting young girls 'was attacked earlier this week'
# Matthew Horan
# Matthew Horan

Family home of man jailed for exploiting young girls 'was attacked earlier this week'

Jan 26th 2018, 6:26 PM 23,062 Views 25 Comments

The court also heard that Horan had Skype conversations with a person claiming to live in Dublin.

# jailed - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Up to 175 years in jail for disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor
# Jailed
# Jailed

Up to 175 years in jail for disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor

Jan 24th 2018, 5:52 PM 28,018 Views 54 Comments

More than 100 women and girls accused Nassar of a pattern of serial abuse.

# jailed - Friday 19 January, 2018

Garda Detective who sent abusive letters to State solicitor is jailed for three years
# Eve Doherty
# Eve Doherty

Garda Detective who sent abusive letters to State solicitor is jailed for three years

Jan 19th 2018, 2:15 PM 34,038 Views 92 Comments

Eve Doherty was found guilty of harassing Elizabeth Howlin following a two-week trial last July.

# jailed - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

British man jailed for life for murdering teen and hiding her body in wardrobe
# Jailed
# Jailed

British man jailed for life for murdering teen and hiding her body in wardrobe

Jan 17th 2018, 6:47 PM 20,573 Views 11 Comments

Ashley Foster, 24, will serve at least 26 years for the murder of Megan Bills.

# jailed - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Man promised girlfriend he'd buy non-existent site for house, before gambling away over €22,000
# Jailed
# Jailed

Man promised girlfriend he'd buy non-existent site for house, before gambling away over €22,000

Jan 11th 2018, 9:45 PM 47,722 Views 25 Comments

Michael Williams has been jailed for nine months.

# jailed - Friday 15 December, 2017

'He stole a piece of my soul and today I'm here to reclaim it': Child rapist jailed for 18 years
# Peter Sharkey
# Peter Sharkey

'He stole a piece of my soul and today I'm here to reclaim it': Child rapist jailed for 18 years

Dec 15th 2017, 6:49 PM 19,413 Views 20 Comments

Peter Sharkey admitted to three counts of indecent assault, six counts of sexual assault and one count of rape.

Man jailed for nine years for 'reprehensible' sexual abuse of partner's two sons
# Court
# Court

Man jailed for nine years for 'reprehensible' sexual abuse of partner's two sons

Dec 15th 2017, 6:00 AM 14,640 Views 0 Comments

The offending came to light after the older victim suspected that the man may be abusing his younger brother also.

# jailed - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Man (45) jailed for 7 and a half years after raping two women he met in a nightclub
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man (45) jailed for 7 and a half years after raping two women he met in a nightclub

Dec 12th 2017, 6:46 PM 51,758 Views 32 Comments

The man told the jury he had consensual unprotected sex with one woman, and denied having sex with the other victim.

# jailed - Friday 1 December, 2017

Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months
# Jailed
# Jailed

Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months

Dec 1st 2017, 8:20 PM 18,417 Views 30 Comments

He was 30km away from the attack in the Bataclan when it happened.

# jailed - Friday 17 November, 2017

Burglar gets two years after whereabouts pinpointed with locator app on mobile
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Burglar gets two years after whereabouts pinpointed with locator app on mobile

Nov 17th 2017, 7:44 AM 21,685 Views 25 Comments

The court heard the man had been in prison since he was 18.

# jailed - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Prolific DoneDeal scam artist caught in 'sting' is jailed for five years
# Stolen Trailers
# Stolen Trailers

Prolific DoneDeal scam artist caught in 'sting' is jailed for five years

Nov 4th 2017, 6:30 AM 142,535 Views 43 Comments

He used the site to sell stolen livestock trailers.

# jailed - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Two men sentenced to life imprisonment in India after raping 10-year-old who gave birth
# India
# India

Two men sentenced to life imprisonment in India after raping 10-year-old who gave birth

Nov 2nd 2017, 8:07 PM 33,465 Views 51 Comments

The girl, who cannot be named, gave birth in August after a court reject her family’s plea for an abortion.

# jailed - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

'It had a devastating impact': Two jailed for acid attack outside London grocery store
# Prison
# Prison

'It had a devastating impact': Two jailed for acid attack outside London grocery store

Nov 1st 2017, 10:25 PM 25,427 Views 41 Comments

One of the victims lost 20% of his vision as a result of his injuries.

# jailed - Monday 2 October, 2017

'Vast majority' of 1,200 Irish locked up abroad are in the UK
# Banged Up Abroad
# Banged Up Abroad

'Vast majority' of 1,200 Irish locked up abroad are in the UK

Oct 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 14,324 Views 18 Comments

However, the Department says that the supports available to those people vary.

# jailed - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Meath men get five years in prison for planting bomb at PSNI recruitment event
# Jailed
# Jailed

Meath men get five years in prison for planting bomb at PSNI recruitment event

Sep 21st 2017, 6:50 PM 13,314 Views 29 Comments

A sat-nav was able to link the men to the crime.

# jailed - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Manchester father (26) sentenced to life after murdering 8-month-old son at their home
# Rochdale
# Rochdale

Manchester father (26) sentenced to life after murdering 8-month-old son at their home

Sep 20th 2017, 9:11 AM 28,573 Views 0 Comments

The child’s mother was found guilty of causing or allowing his death and attempting to pervert the course of justice.

# jailed - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Eleven members of Traveller family convicted of modern day slavery jailed in England
# Lincolnshire
# Lincolnshire

Eleven members of Traveller family convicted of modern day slavery jailed in England

Sep 12th 2017, 6:41 PM 28,492 Views 103 Comments

They were all found guilty earlier this year.

# jailed - Thursday 24 August, 2017

London woman sentenced to 10 years for making series of false rape accusations
# Jemma Beale
# Jemma Beale

London woman sentenced to 10 years for making series of false rape accusations

Aug 24th 2017, 4:35 PM 48,148 Views 55 Comments

Jemma Beale’s accusations led to one man being jailed for seven years.

# jailed - Saturday 12 August, 2017

London man who pulled out a handgun during 'insignificant traffic dispute' jailed
# Jailed
# Jailed

London man who pulled out a handgun during 'insignificant traffic dispute' jailed

Aug 12th 2017, 11:50 AM 14,257 Views 6 Comments

The incident occurred at Croyland Road in Edmonton at about 5.45pm on Sunday 23 April.

# jailed - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Man who claimed he found gun and explosives in a cemetery jailed for terrorism offences
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man who claimed he found gun and explosives in a cemetery jailed for terrorism offences

Jul 6th 2017, 4:25 PM 7,392 Views 1 Comment

He was also handed a 15 year notification order.

# jailed - Friday 16 June, 2017

Man jailed for injecting children after convincing them they had Chernobyl radiation poisoning
# Fake Samples
# Fake Samples

Man jailed for injecting children after convincing them they had Chernobyl radiation poisoning

Jun 16th 2017, 9:58 PM 23,206 Views 9 Comments

The 59-year-old duped teenagers and woman into believing he worked for the Ministry of Defence.

# jailed - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Man who attacked 'good Samaritan' with a jagged beer can jailed for 12 months
# Talbot Street
# Talbot Street

Man who attacked 'good Samaritan' with a jagged beer can jailed for 12 months

Jun 15th 2017, 8:19 PM 17,160 Views 26 Comments

John McDermott attacked Russ Hogan after he caught him observing him watching a woman take money from an ATM.

# jailed - Friday 9 June, 2017

Lawyers for Serial's Adnan Syed have made it to court in a bid to secure his freedom
# Maryland
# Maryland

Lawyers for Serial's Adnan Syed have made it to court in a bid to secure his freedom

Jun 9th 2017, 10:23 PM 22,387 Views 25 Comments

He has spent the last 18 years behind bars.

# jailed - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Those who destroy defibrillators could face five years in prison under proposed new laws
# Vandals
# Vandals

Those who destroy defibrillators could face five years in prison under proposed new laws

May 13th 2017, 12:21 PM 29,310 Views 63 Comments

New legislation could also see vandals hit with a €50,000 punishment.

# jailed - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'An evil person': Longford man who sexually abused four nieces jailed for 13 years
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

'An evil person': Longford man who sexually abused four nieces jailed for 13 years

May 11th 2017, 3:39 PM 13,631 Views 0 Comments

The first victim was abused around the time of her first holy communion.

# jailed - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Manchester man who tried to trap neighbours in flat and burn it down jailed for over eight years
# Row
# Row

Manchester man who tried to trap neighbours in flat and burn it down jailed for over eight years

May 3rd 2017, 4:16 PM 6,217 Views 3 Comments

The couple’s cats died in the blaze.

# jailed - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Three men jailed in Sweden for gang rape streamed live on Facebook
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Three men jailed in Sweden for gang rape streamed live on Facebook

Apr 25th 2017, 8:33 PM 34,678 Views 82 Comments

The film has since been removed from Facebook but it has been circulated on the internet.

Bank worker jailed after lodging over 140k into her and family's accounts
# Jailed
# Jailed

Bank worker jailed after lodging over 140k into her and family's accounts

Apr 25th 2017, 7:06 AM 30,386 Views 31 Comments

Alice Warnock was jailed for 12 months.

# jailed - Friday 21 April, 2017

'God help Ireland': Judge unhappy after Brazilian man not deported
# Ennis District Court
# Ennis District Court

'God help Ireland': Judge unhappy after Brazilian man not deported

Apr 21st 2017, 7:46 PM 48,205 Views 0 Comments

The man was jailed for four months and fined €2,250 for driving offences.

# jailed - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis
# Financial Crisis
# Financial Crisis

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis

Apr 1st 2017, 8:30 AM 14,726 Views 22 Comments

They’re taking their cases to the European Court of Human Rights.

# jailed - Friday 17 March, 2017

Men who 'viciously beat' and nailed man to a floor sentenced to three years in prison
# Nail Gun Attack
# Nail Gun Attack

Men who 'viciously beat' and nailed man to a floor sentenced to three years in prison

Mar 17th 2017, 6:30 AM 24,223 Views 0 Comments

The victim said the incident ‘shattered his life’.

# jailed - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's family say he is now 'dying' in prison
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

Ibrahim Halawa's family say he is now 'dying' in prison

Mar 14th 2017, 5:58 PM 50,250 Views 158 Comments

The Dubliner has been jailed in an Egyptian prison since August 2013.

# jailed - Friday 10 March, 2017

Former war reporter avoids years in Indonesian jail due to 'politeness'
# David Fox
# David Fox

Former war reporter avoids years in Indonesian jail due to 'politeness'

Mar 10th 2017, 6:11 AM 21,179 Views 14 Comments

After the verdict was handed down, Fox said he felt “relieved”.

# jailed - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Two men jailed for passing cars in NCT scam
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# Jailed

Two men jailed for passing cars in NCT scam

Mar 7th 2017, 6:11 AM 32,335 Views 40 Comments

The men were to get €100 between them for their role although no money was ever exchanged.

# jailed - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Man jailed for 'brutal' double murder of ex-girlfriend and her new partner in Cardiff city centre
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# Jailed

Man jailed for 'brutal' double murder of ex-girlfriend and her new partner in Cardiff city centre

Feb 28th 2017, 3:40 PM 16,754 Views 8 Comments

Saunders pleaded guilty to two counts of murder at Cardiff Crown Court in December.

# jailed - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial has been delayed for a 19th time
# Waiting For Justice
# Waiting For Justice

Ibrahim Halawa's trial has been delayed for a 19th time

Feb 14th 2017, 1:30 PM 18,891 Views 147 Comments

He remains in custody without trial.