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.

# stephen silver

Last year
Garda Horkan 'had so much more living to do', family says as Silver given life sentence
'You killed a garda': How the jury reached a verdict in the Colm Horkan murder trial
Stephen Silver found guilty of the capital murder of Garda Colm Horkan in June 2020
Jury begins deliberations in trial of Stephen Silver for capital murder of Garda Colm Horkan
Shooting of Garda Colm Horkan was 'not a rational act', defence barrister tells murder trial
Stephen Silver: Shooting of garda 'a deliberate action with intent of murder,' trial told
'No evidence' that accused in Garda Colm Horkan shooting had mental health relapse, court told
Stephen Silver expressed no sympathy for deceased, psychiatrist tells trial
Sister of Garda murder accused saw 'red flags' the day before fatal shooting
Garda murder accused denies 'inventing' claims woman was in MI6 in order to 'bolster' his case
Garda Colm Horkan 'shot himself accidentally', murder accused Stephen Silver told detectives
Murder accused Stephen Silver told detectives Garda Colm Horkan went for gun after 'losing struggle'
Garda murder accused engaged in 'chit chat' on morning of fatal shooting, court hears
Garda murder accused was 'looking crazy' after shooting, witness tells trial
Garda murder accused said mental health declined during Covid restrictions, court hears
Garda tells murder trial of attempts to perform CPR on Garda Colm Horkan after shooting
Man charged with murder of Garda Horkan was roaring in the street about snipers, trial hears
New jury to be sworn in at Stephen Silver murder trial after initial jury was discharged
Garda murder accused Stephen Silver claims detective Colm Horkan tried to attack him
All time
Jury fails to reach verdict in trial of man accused of murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan
Jury begin deliberations in Stephen Silver murder trial
'Unsafe' to convict Stephen Silver of murder, says defence barrister
Garda murder accused was not psychotic at time of shooting, pyschiatrist tells court
Sister of garda murder accused knew he needed psychiatric treatment, court hears
Garda murder accused has 'pattern of behaviour' to bring about confrontations with gardaí, court told
Silver's mental disorder 'contributed significantly' to Colm Horkan shooting says psychiatrist
Psychiatrist tells court that Garda murder accused's behaviour was 'bizarre' and 'inappropriate'
Man accused of murdering garda denies he was 'spoiling for a row' with gardaí
Garda Colm Horkan helped to have man accused of his murder admitted to psychiatric unit in 2003
Psychiatrist who assessed Garda murder accused found 'no evidence of acute mental illness'
Accused 'out of touch with reality' after Garda Colm Horkan shooting, doctor tells court
Man accused of murdering Garda Colm Horkan said he 'wasn't a very good' detective, court hears