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#An Garda Síochána

# an-garda-siochana - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Three arrested and €73k worth of cocaine seized in separate searches in Mayo
# Cocaine Seizure
# Cocaine Seizure

Three arrested and €73k worth of cocaine seized in separate searches in Mayo

Feb 6th 2021, 4:35 PM 29,464 Views 37 Comments

All three individuals were detained in Castlebar Garda Station and have since been charged.

Two men arrested in Wexford after discovery of cannabis and amphetamine worth €66k
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

Two men arrested in Wexford after discovery of cannabis and amphetamine worth €66k

Feb 6th 2021, 2:00 PM 21,854 Views 41 Comments

The two men are currently being detained in Wexford Garda Station.

Man arrested and charged in connection with cannabis seizure worth over €100,000
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

Man arrested and charged in connection with cannabis seizure worth over €100,000

Feb 6th 2021, 12:07 PM 19,285 Views 31 Comments

The man, who is in his late 30′s, was arrested on the scene.

# an-garda-siochana - Thursday 21 January, 2021

File on Golfgate investigation sent to Director of Public Prosecutions
# Clifden Dinner
# Clifden Dinner

File on Golfgate investigation sent to Director of Public Prosecutions

Jan 21st 2021, 9:08 AM 13,127 Views 3 Comments

The Oireachtas Golf Society guests are said to have been split into two separate groups to keep under the 50-person limit.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Gardaí arrest 11 at protest outside Four Courts in Dublin city centre
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Gardaí arrest 11 at protest outside Four Courts in Dublin city centre

Jan 20th 2021, 9:07 PM 122,069 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said the people were arrested in accordance with Covid-19 regulations.

# an-garda-siochana - Monday 11 January, 2021

Woman rescued by gardaí after car skidded off road and into a river in Limerick
# Well Done
# Well Done

Woman rescued by gardaí after car skidded off road and into a river in Limerick

Jan 11th 2021, 4:46 PM 40,096 Views 15 Comments

The actions of Garda Michael Hally and Garda Andrew Maher were commended today.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Gardaí to increase border county presence as Brexit transition period comes to a halt
# Revenue Commissioners
# Revenue Commissioners

Gardaí to increase border county presence as Brexit transition period comes to a halt

Dec 30th 2020, 4:53 PM 25,654 Views 17 Comments

State agencies are also warning of potential disruption at Dublin Port in the days ahead.

# an-garda-siochana - Friday 11 December, 2020

50 garda sergeants appointed to inspector without new promotion competition
# An Garda Síochána
# An Garda Síochána

50 garda sergeants appointed to inspector without new promotion competition

Dec 11th 2020, 5:18 PM 44,671 Views 19 Comments

The gardaí had previously competed in a promotion campaign but were not offered posts.

# an-garda-siochana - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Gardaí to get access to suspects' phones as part of plan to tackle white-collar crime and corruption
# Hamilton Report
# Hamilton Report

Gardaí to get access to suspects' phones as part of plan to tackle white-collar crime and corruption

Updated Dec 3rd 2020, 2:48 PM 42,123 Views 57 Comments

A review had also recommended that the Ethics Acts be strengthened to address instances where breaches come to light after Oireachtas members have left office.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

'I go through pain every day': Family of Willie Maughan determined to get justice
# Missing
# Missing

'I go through pain every day': Family of Willie Maughan determined to get justice

Dec 2nd 2020, 6:20 AM 21,528 Views 2 Comments

Maughan and his girlfriend Ana Varslavane disappeared five years ago.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Garda Commissioner says 10,000 images examined but no formal complaints of image-based abuse made
# Online Forum
# Online Forum

Garda Commissioner says 10,000 images examined but no formal complaints of image-based abuse made

Nov 25th 2020, 10:11 PM 26,940 Views 28 Comments

Drew Harris said there were no images of child abuse found among the pictures.

# an-garda-siochana - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Two arrested over allegations of fraud at Irish broadcaster
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two arrested over allegations of fraud at Irish broadcaster

Nov 7th 2020, 9:57 PM 141,582 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said that an investigation was ongoing.

# an-garda-siochana - Friday 30 October, 2020

Explainer: What exactly are the rules for essential and non-essential retailers and how can they be enforced?
# Essential Or Non-essential
# Essential Or Non-essential

Explainer: What exactly are the rules for essential and non-essential retailers and how can they be enforced?

Oct 30th 2020, 11:00 AM 82,485 Views 122 Comments

What penalties are in place for businesses that break the rules?

# an-garda-siochana - Thursday 22 October, 2020

'Hundreds' of rolling checkpoints and community patrols - Gardaí to roll out high visibility operation for Level 5
# Level 5
# Level 5

'Hundreds' of rolling checkpoints and community patrols - Gardaí to roll out high visibility operation for Level 5

Oct 22nd 2020, 12:05 AM 62,920 Views 115 Comments

The entire country has now entered Level 5 of Covid-19 restrictions.

# an-garda-siochana - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Garda launches High Court challenge aimed at preventing dismissal from force
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Garda launches High Court challenge aimed at preventing dismissal from force

Oct 20th 2020, 4:41 PM 35,916 Views 0 Comments

The action has been brought by Garda Paul Mulcair, who is stationed at Kinsale Garda Station in Co Cork.

# an-garda-siochana - Monday 5 October, 2020

People urged to be vigilant ahead of expected spike in burglaries
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

People urged to be vigilant ahead of expected spike in burglaries

Oct 5th 2020, 9:45 AM 41,201 Views 23 Comments

Burglaries and related crimes generally increase in the winter months.

# an-garda-siochana - Sunday 20 September, 2020

One killed and three seriously injured in Sligo road crash
# Sligo
# Sligo

One killed and three seriously injured in Sligo road crash

Sep 20th 2020, 6:37 PM 61,588 Views 3 Comments

The two-car collision occurred near Rathcormack this morning.

# an-garda-siochana - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Man arrested in Dublin city in relation to 18 ATM cyber thefts
# An Garda Síochána
# An Garda Síochána

Man arrested in Dublin city in relation to 18 ATM cyber thefts

Sep 12th 2020, 8:02 AM 30,243 Views 35 Comments

Garda National Economic Crime Bureau carried out the arrest as part of a probe into cyber fraud offences in Ireland.

# an-garda-siochana - Friday 4 September, 2020

'It's very difficult when it's one of your own colleagues' - impact of Detective Colm Horkan's death
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

'It's very difficult when it's one of your own colleagues' - impact of Detective Colm Horkan's death

Sep 4th 2020, 8:00 AM 7,855 Views 0 Comments

Former Kerry footballer Aidan O’Mahony has been working in An Garda Síochána for some 14 years.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Legislation allowing gardaí enter homes to break up house parties 'unlikely'
# Policing
# Policing

Legislation allowing gardaí enter homes to break up house parties 'unlikely'

Aug 19th 2020, 5:41 PM 39,093 Views 72 Comments

The Health Minister has said there is evidence that house parties are resulting in a spread of Covid-19.

Government seeks advice from Attorney General over new garda laws
# Legislation
# Legislation

Government seeks advice from Attorney General over new garda laws

Aug 19th 2020, 10:32 AM 23,654 Views 81 Comments

Gardaí will be given greater ability to police new public health measures.

# an-garda-siochana - Friday 14 August, 2020

Man arrested and cannabis plants worth €110k seized as gardaí uncover grow house in Co Cavan shed
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested and cannabis plants worth €110k seized as gardaí uncover grow house in Co Cavan shed

Aug 14th 2020, 8:04 PM 19,571 Views 23 Comments

A man in his 40s is being held in Bailieboro Garda station.

# an-garda-siochana - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Oversight body commends gardaí for work during Covid crisis but says it'll be 'challenging' to meet targets
# Policing Authority
# Policing Authority

Oversight body commends gardaí for work during Covid crisis but says it'll be 'challenging' to meet targets

Aug 6th 2020, 9:13 AM 18,480 Views 29 Comments

The Policing Authority today published its half-year report.

# an-garda-siochana - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Gardaí unable to provide figures on 'laughing gas' arrests and seizures due to IT limitations
# Nitrous Oxide
# Nitrous Oxide

Gardaí unable to provide figures on 'laughing gas' arrests and seizures due to IT limitations

Aug 2nd 2020, 7:00 AM 33,308 Views 23 Comments

Revenue’s figures indicate a sharp rise in seizures this year.

# an-garda-siochana - Saturday 1 August, 2020

22 gardaí were convicted of a crime in past three years
# Garda Convictions
# Garda Convictions

22 gardaí were convicted of a crime in past three years

Aug 1st 2020, 7:15 AM 41,498 Views 47 Comments

The convictions cover drink driving, misuse of drugs, sexual crime, and an offence under the Child Trafficking and Pornography Act.

# an-garda-siochana - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Gardaí seize 'large quantity of alcohol' at premises allegedly operating as restaurant in Dublin
# Covid Regulations
# Covid Regulations

Gardaí seize 'large quantity of alcohol' at premises allegedly operating as restaurant in Dublin

Jul 5th 2020, 4:07 PM 72,984 Views 27 Comments

An Garda Síochána is conducting nationwide checks of licenced premises to ensure they’re following the guidelines.

# an-garda-siochana - Monday 29 June, 2020

Gardaí seize half a million euro in organised crime crackdown in Dublin and Cavan
# Searches
# Searches

Gardaí seize half a million euro in organised crime crackdown in Dublin and Cavan

Jun 29th 2020, 4:52 PM 19,374 Views 12 Comments

One man was arrested and is being held in Navan Garda Station.

# an-garda-siochana - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Taoiseach says Detective Garda Colm Horkan 'gave his life protecting the community'
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Taoiseach says Detective Garda Colm Horkan 'gave his life protecting the community'

Updated Jun 18th 2020, 4:24 PM 205,645 Views 73 Comments

The on-duty garda died following an incident in Castlerea which happened shortly before midnight.

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014
# Crime
# Crime

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014

Jun 18th 2020, 1:55 PM 5,014 Views 7 Comments

However, drug and fraud offences increased.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Car, jewellery, drugs and Dubai deeds seized as gardaí arrest 14 in major operation
# Operation Coronation
# Operation Coronation

Car, jewellery, drugs and Dubai deeds seized as gardaí arrest 14 in major operation

Updated Jun 17th 2020, 5:51 PM 57,879 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí said the searches were conducted as part of Operation Coronation, “a central plank” of the plan targeting organised crime in Limerick.

# an-garda-siochana - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

There have been 100 incidents of spitting or coughing against gardaí since 8 April

There have been 100 incidents of spitting or coughing against gardaí since 8 April

Jun 16th 2020, 5:04 PM 7,099 Views 23 Comments

Between that date and 13 June, gardaí have had to use anti-spit guards 75 times.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Two men released after arrest in connection with discovery of body at Dublin house
# Bluebell
# Bluebell

Two men released after arrest in connection with discovery of body at Dublin house

Jun 10th 2020, 10:56 AM 15,140 Views 0 Comments

45-year-old Alan Hall’s body was found at a house in Bluebell last month.

# an-garda-siochana - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

There have been 88 incidents of spitting or coughing against gardaí
# An Garda Síochána
# An Garda Síochána

There have been 88 incidents of spitting or coughing against gardaí

Jun 2nd 2020, 6:48 PM 11,548 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí have used spit-guards 63 times since 8 April, according to new figures.

# an-garda-siochana - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Man (30s) arrested after shop robbed at knifepoint in south Dublin
# Rathgar
# Rathgar

Man (30s) arrested after shop robbed at knifepoint in south Dublin

May 16th 2020, 7:55 AM 27,444 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened on Highfield Road in Rathgar yesterday afternoon.

# an-garda-siochana - Friday 15 May, 2020

Thousands of capsules that claim to treat symptoms of Covid-19 seized in Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

Thousands of capsules that claim to treat symptoms of Covid-19 seized in Dublin

May 15th 2020, 10:29 PM 33,412 Views 49 Comments

The follow-up search today followed a seizure by Revenue at Dublin Airport last month.

# an-garda-siochana - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

'Disgraceful attacks': Gardaí were spat or coughed at over 50 times in recent weeks
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'Disgraceful attacks': Gardaí were spat or coughed at over 50 times in recent weeks

May 5th 2020, 4:08 PM 15,921 Views 35 Comments

Members of An Garda Síochána use anti-spit guards as a “last resort” in some incidents, Drew Harris said.

# an-garda-siochana - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Garda sanctioned for failing to investigate complaint of sexual assault on a minor in 'timely fashion'
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

Garda sanctioned for failing to investigate complaint of sexual assault on a minor in 'timely fashion'

Apr 29th 2020, 7:28 PM 45,715 Views 21 Comments

Details on the case were highlighted in the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission annual report published today.

# an-garda-siochana - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

AGSI to write to Drew Harris over live-streamed 'abuse' of garda at Dublin Covid-19 checkpoint
# Gemma O'Doherty
# Gemma O'Doherty

AGSI to write to Drew Harris over live-streamed 'abuse' of garda at Dublin Covid-19 checkpoint

Apr 28th 2020, 11:06 PM 134,280 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on Dublin’s quays earlier today.

# an-garda-siochana - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Woman charged with public order offences after allegedly coughing on garda
# Sligo
# Sligo

Woman charged with public order offences after allegedly coughing on garda

Apr 7th 2020, 8:25 PM 57,662 Views 0 Comments

The woman was part of a group who were found to be drinking together earlier today.

# an-garda-siochana - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Prescriptions, porridge oats, and flat tyres: Gardaí are out in force around the country
# Good News
# Good News

Prescriptions, porridge oats, and flat tyres: Gardaí are out in force around the country

Mar 26th 2020, 5:34 PM 80,125 Views 24 Comments

We all need some good news right now.