Mountjoy Prison

Latest stories

2d
The Irish Times
View from a prison doctor: ‘A humane death is a very reasonable expectation’Dr Des Crowley, GP, addiction specialist and medical officer in charge of the d
View from a prison doctor: ‘A humane death is a very reasonable expectation’
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Dr Des Crowley, GP, addiction specialist and medical officer in charge of the drug treatment programme in Mountjoy Prison in Dublin, has been working as a doctor in the Irish prison service for more than 20 years. Over the past five years in... Read more
10d
examiner.com
KTF dances for 20 years in prisonWashington State Corrections Center for Women, Bahia Women’s Prison in Brazil,
KTF dances for 20 years in prison
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
Washington State Corrections Center for Women, Bahia Women’s Prison in Brazil, Munich City Jail in Germany, Dochas Centre/MountJoy Prison in Ireland and Tokyo Girls Detention in Japan. The 2016 project concludes with two performances on June 24... Read more
26d
Daily Mail
Seventh victim of Dublin's gangland war is buried'Del Boy' Hutch, a brother of murdered Gary, survived what was described as a '
Seventh victim of Dublin's gangland war is buried
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
'Del Boy' Hutch, a brother of murdered Gary, survived what was described as a 'brutal' attack while locked up at Mountjoy Prison in Dublin. He would later be attacked again in December while in his prison cell. Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch... Read more
18 related stories
29d
Irish Examiner
Former prisoner suing the state over ‘degrading’ slopping-out processthe state over ‘degrading’ slopping-out process A former prisoner is suing the
Former prisoner suing the state over ‘degrading’ slopping-out process
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
the state over ‘degrading’ slopping-out process A former prisoner is suing the State over having to ‘slop out’ at Dublin’s Mountjoy Prison. This is the first of several test cases to decide if the State is liable for damages to more than 800... Read more
29d
Herald.ie
'You are both dead' - Regency shooter's phone call to Hutch murder suspectsis facing a "grave threat" from a former close associate of his who is currentl
'You are both dead' - Regency shooter's phone call to Hutch murder suspects
Herald.ie / Posted 29 days ago
is facing a "grave threat" from a former close associate of his who is currently serving a life sentence for murder in Mountjoy Prison. Sources have revealed that the 35-year-old convicted killer has warned that he will "organise" his former... Read more
30d
Irish Examiner
Jury call for staff with medical background to oversee 'refusal of treatment' by prisonersheard that around half of prisoners opt out of medical treatment. On a previou
Jury call for staff with medical background to oversee 'refusal of treatment' by prisoners
Irish Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
heard that around half of prisoners opt out of medical treatment. On a previous inquest date the court heard that Mountjoy Prison was down more than 40 staff members on July 25th, 2014, as Mr Doyle waited in the prison reception area to be... Read more

People in this news