A woman who was jailed for participating in a brutal murder bid on a sleeping man has lost an appeal to have her conviction quashed.
A “callous” sex-killer who scattered pornography near his victim’s body and then used her bank card to buy food has been handed a 29-year minimum jail term.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has personally apologised to the mother of an Irish woman who was murdered in India, after his department was initially reluctant to assist because she had been travelling on a UK passport.
A car believed to have been used in the murder of a man outside his home was stolen in Glasgow just over a month before the shooting, police have said.
The mother of an Irish woman who was raped and murdered in India wants a direct apology from the Taoiseach after she was declined a meeting because her daughter had travelled on a UK passport.
Tributes have been paid to a 62-year-old shop worker who was fatally stabbed in a late-night convenience store.
Police have arrested a teenager on suspicion of murder after a 62-year-old woman was stabbed.
The parents of a student murdered in Ireland have said the pain of losing their daughter has not been eased by knowing her killer is dead.
The girlfriend of a murdered male model has said she received death threats after being named at the trial of her boyfriend’s killers.
A woman yesterday admitted killing a pensioner at his home in Aberdeen.
A husband has appeared in court to deny murdering his wife.
Several new witnesses have been interviewed by police probing the murder of Nairn banker Alistair Wilson.
A 31-year-old man has been charged with the murder of drill rapper Sidique Kamara, also known as Moscow17 rapper Incognito.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and sexual activity with a child following the death of a 13-year-old girl.
The family of a man shot dead in Wolverhampton has said his death had left a “hole in all of our hearts” as he was named by police.
A man who stabbed a young father to death for his Rolex watch has been sentenced to life imprisonment.
A businessman accused of murdering his wife has pleaded not guilty to the charge during a videolink court appearance.
A north-east man who was wrongly accused of murder says he felt “helpless” - but won’t let the experience ruin his life.
A boy has appeared in court charged with the rape and murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail, who was found dead on the Isle of Bute.
Two brutal murderers who kicked a man to death in his own home were yesterday jailed for a minimum of 36 years.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder over the disappearance of a Belfast woman last year.
Two men have been found guilty of murdering James Chadwick in Aberdeen.
A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail.
Two friends accused of murdering man in Aberdeen flat ‘demonstrated a complete disregard’ for his safety
Two friends, accused of murdering a man found dead in his Aberdeen flat, “demonstrated a complete disregard” for his safety, a jury has been told.
Police have tonight launched a murder investigation after missing schoolgirl Alesha MacPhail was found dead.
Marks on the face of man found dead in Aberdeen flat reportedly matched sole of murder accused’s trainers
Marks on the face of a man who was found dead in his flat matched the sole of a murder accused’s trainers, a court has heard.
The body of notorious north-east serial killer Dennis Nilsen has been cremated in secret at a cost of £3,300 to the taxpayer.
Detectives in Northern Ireland have launched a murder investigation after the death of a man.
A teenage boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder and violent disorder after a fatal stabbing in north London.
Two men have been charged with the murder of another man who died following reports of an aggravated burglary.
Man accused of murdering mum’s boyfriend told her he tried to stop co-accused from striking him with dog lead
A man accused of murdering his mum’s boyfriend told her he tried to stop his co-accused striking him with a dog lead, a court has heard.
Top human rights lawyer takes on case of former Black Watch sniper convicted of killing Bangladeshi waiter in Orkney restaurant
A top human rights lawyer has taken on the case of former Black Watch sniper Michael Ross – convicted a decade ago of killing a Bangladeshi waiter in Orkney.