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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# armed gardaí

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Detective Garda who came under fire says all gardaí should have tactical training
Detective Garda Padraig Harrington, who is stationed in the Bridewell in Cork City, made the appeal at the Gard Representative conference in Mayo.
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Armed gardaí arrest man accused of pulling gun on shopkeeper
A video of the incident was taken from a nearby bus.
Gardaí to spend up to €2.5 million for the supply of over 3 million bullets
The matter has been put out to tender for the quantity of ammunition to be supplied over a three year period.
Heroin and cannabis worth €310,000 seized in Tipperary
A man and a woman were arrested.
Dundalk stabbing: Egyptian teenager spoke to gardaí about asylum days before attack
A young Japanese man was killed and two other men injured yesterday morning.
Armed gardaí arrest man following attempted robbery of Louth bookmakers
A man in his 40s has been arrested and charged.
Man arrested after armed standoff with gardaí last night
The man gave himself up after a number of hours.
Armed gardaí rush to 'robbery' only to find TY students making a film
The incident happened on Wednesday evening.
Men arrested after gardaí found bomb in car on the Naas Road to appear in court
They are aged in their 30s and 40s and were detained at Ballyfermot and Ronanstown Garda stations.
Armed gardaí find bomb in car on the Naas Road
Two men have been arrested.
Poll: Should there be armed Garda units at Dublin Airport?
It is understood that a decision to have armed units in place has been made in the wake of the Brussels attacks.
Two arrested after shots fired at armed gardaí
No one was injured in the incident.
Seven-hour standoff between man and armed gardaí ends without injury
No arrests have been made.
Armed gardaí dispatched to protect Gilligan in hospital
The 61-year-old gangster is expected to recover, after being shot four times in Clondalkin on Saturday night.
Armed gardaí now in operation across Ireland
The roll-out of special response units is complete after the last was deployed in the south-east of the country.
Eleven arrested, ammunition and drugs seized in organised crime raids
Armed gardaí, search dogs and air units are all taking part in the large-scale raids across north inner city Dublin.
Almost 160,000 litres of illicit fuel seized in countrywide raids
Armed gardaí took part in the raids on ten filling stations in Dublin, Galway and Louth.
Two arrested after armed gardaí fire on moving car
An officer was injured and two garda vehicles damaged after the car failed to stop when requested.
Column: The gardaí need firearms for our safety – and theirs
Sending unarmed gardaí out to deal with violent crime is simply reckless, argues veteran US detective Edward Foy.