Dean Lyons Commission of Investigation

The Commission of Investigation into the Dean Lyons case investigated the making of a confession by Dean Lyons (deceased) about the deaths of Ms. Mary Callinan and Ms. Sylvia Sheils in March 1997 in Grangegorman, Dublin 7.

The Commission of Investigation was established by Order of 7 February, 2006 (SI 69 of 2006). Its sole member was Mr. George Birmingham, SC.

 

Findings of the Dean Lyons Commission of Investigation:

The Commission’s report, which was published on 1 September, 2006, made the following findings:

 

Here’s a copy of the Dean Lyons Commission of Investigation (PDF-3MB)