A post-mortem examination has been carried out on the body of the 37-year-old man who died after he was shot in Cork yesterday evening. Barry Roche - Southern Correspondent, with The Irish Times spoke to us.
The Central Statistics Office has released Garda Recorded Crime Statistics from 2010 to 2014. Dangerous driving and speeding offences increased by a third in the years from 2010 to 2014... while homicide and sexual offences decreased over the same period. Paul Reynolds had more.
In an effort to combat rural crime, many farmers invested in expensive CC-TV systems. But according to the Irish Farmers Journal, that technolgy might actually be placing farm yards under threat. Caithriona Murphy of Irish Farmers Journal had more.
Brian Stack was a senior officer at Portlaoise Prison... which held many Republicans at the height of the Troubles. Mr Stack was shot in the back of the neck on the 25th of March 1983... as he left a boxing match in Dublin.
The Government is being urged to immediately reform laws and funding for the greyhound sector. It come amid concerns around corporate governance at the Irish Greyhound Board- with opposition TDs claiming they fear for the future of the industry unless something changes soon.
December the 8th is traditionally a holy day of obligation in the Roman Catholic Church... and also one of the biggest days for Christmas shopping. Both traditions have come together at one shopping centre today