Farmers continue to live in fear over Rural Crime

Members of the farming community are continuing to count the losses.

Three arrested as sheep found in boot

Three men have been arrested after a sheep was found badly injured in the boot of a car.

Heartland: Drugs in rural Ireland, are we in the middle of an epidemic?

The news feeds have been flooded as of late with stories of drugs busts galore, does this mean we are in the middle of a drugs epidemic?

Heartland: Is there a way to stop increased rural crime?

With the recent increased number of rural crimes across the country, we examine to see if there is anything being done or that could be done to counteract it. 

Farmer faces Teleporter Murder charges

A Kerry man has appeared in court, charged with the murder of a neighbour using a teleporter.

Innocent Farmer on trial for shooting robber in foot as he defended his home

A farmer is on trail after being accused of shooting a man he suspected was trying to rob his diesel in the foot.

Editorial: The murder of Paddy Lyons is a wound to all farmers

Editor John Connell shares his thoughts on the murder of Paddy Lyons in Waterford.

Murder most foul. Gardai start investigation into death of farmer (90)

A murder investigation has now been launched into the death of a 90 year old Waterford farmer.

Opinion: A solution to rural crime? Rural Gardai

Tom Jordan writes on a novel approach to tackle the rural crime epidemic: rural guards.

Poll: Rural Crime and the Garda strike

With the Gardai strike just hours away we want to hear from you on rural crime and your thoughts about the Gardai strike.