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Drink-driving cases being struck out because doctors not filling in paperwork properly

A leading Donegal Judge has said a high proportion of alleged drink-driving cases are being […]

Trial of man charged with assaulting Kristian Shortt collapses

A case of serious assault on the son of Donegal publican Frank Shortt has collapsed […]

Man claims he died twice after being stabbed 17 times in knifing frenzy

A man has revealed how he died twice on the operating table after being stabbed […]

Car wash worker who stole woman’s wedding ring escapes jail

A man who stole the wedding ring and engagement ring of a woman whose car […]

Prostitute given €1,200 to go home to Romania caught again in brothel

A prostitute who was part of a group of women given €1,200 by a Judge […]

Man slashed more than 80 car tyres worth more than €5,000

A man caused more than €5,000 worth of damage after slashing more than 80 tyres […]

Donegal man who preyed on 15 year old girl after watching Frozen is jailed

A Donegal man who watched a video of Frozen with a 15 year old girl […]

Man assaulted another man in hospital while visiting his new-born baby

A father-of-three has been found guilty of assaulting another man as he visited his new-born […]

Road crash victim buried before coroner told of his death

An man who died after suffering fatal injuries following a road traffic accident was buried […]

Judge raises concerns as man fined for wedding ‘doughnuts’

A District Court Judge has expressed concerns at the image being portrayed of Donegal in […]

Young brothers awarded €30,000 after car hits lampost

Two brothers whose car struck a lampost have both been awarded €15,000. The accident happened […]

Child awarded €15,000 after father crashes into road sign

A young child has been awarded €15,000 after the van in which her father was […]

Men jailed after brutal attack on Raphoe couple

Two men who took turns swigging a bottle of whiskey while they viciously assaulted a […]

Young man involved in fatal crash fined €400 for having no NCT

A young man who was driving a car in which his girlfriend was killed following […]

Man escapes jail after telling Judge cannabis grow-house was for sick son

A man has escaped going to jail after telling a Judge that a cannabis grow-house […]

Mother reveals she found suspicious pictures in 5 year old daughter’s scrapbook

A mother told how she found suspicious drawings in her five year old daughter’s scrapbook […]

Pensioner appears in court charged with sexually assaulting 5 year old girl

A man in his 70s has gone on trial charged with two counts of alleged […]

Man who attacked pub landlord with baseball bat jailed for two and a half years

A man who savagely attacked a pub landlord with a baseball bat after he barred […]

Man who almost died in vicious knifing asks Judge not to jail his attacker

A man who almost died after being stabbed in a drunken row over a motorbike […]

Man who pick-pocketed man on dancefloor of nightclub is jailed

A man who pick-pocketed another man while on the dancefloor of a busy nightclub has […]