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#Ballyfermot

# ballyfermot - Saturday 24 September, 2022

Cherry Orchard: Six homes searched in probe into patrol car ramming
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Cherry Orchard: Six homes searched in probe into patrol car ramming

Sat 11:21 AM 21,910 Views 31 Comments

Mobile phones and clothing were seized during the raids.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 20 September, 2022

Cherry Orchard locals are 'fed up' and 'ignored' and feel criminals are 'in charge'
# Policing
# Policing

Cherry Orchard locals are 'fed up' and 'ignored' and feel criminals are 'in charge'

Sep 20th 2022, 6:25 PM 50,997 Views 69 Comments

Gardaí in the area are “undervalued and overworked”, according to officers.

'Disgraceful': Commissioner condemns ramming of garda car in Cherry Orchard
# Cherry Orchard
# Cherry Orchard

'Disgraceful': Commissioner condemns ramming of garda car in Cherry Orchard

Updated Sep 20th 2022, 12:38 PM 98,199 Views 152 Comments

The Garda Public Order Unit has been brought in to the area as a result.

# ballyfermot - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Teen pleads guilty to stealing double-decker bus for 30 minutes
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Teen pleads guilty to stealing double-decker bus for 30 minutes

Sep 8th 2022, 9:15 AM 23,353 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the teenager, who had left his care facility in Cork, managed to get the bus started.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Gardaí seize Uzi and silencer in west Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Gardaí seize Uzi and silencer in west Dublin

Jul 12th 2022, 11:09 AM 16,309 Views 11 Comments

Officers also seized ammunition.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

13-year-old boy missing from Dublin found safe and well
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

13-year-old boy missing from Dublin found safe and well

Jun 15th 2022, 4:36 PM 12,429 Views 0 Comments

He had been missing from the Ballyfermot area since 12 June.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Man jailed for attacking elderly neighbour during burglary while on bail
# Alan Downey
# Alan Downey

Man jailed for attacking elderly neighbour during burglary while on bail

May 10th 2022, 6:17 PM 17,504 Views 15 Comments

Alan Downey has 40 previous convictions, including convictions for assault causing harm, theft and possession of knives.

# ballyfermot - Monday 21 March, 2022

Woman (30s) arrested in connection with fatal shooting in west Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Woman (30s) arrested in connection with fatal shooting in west Dublin

Mar 21st 2022, 1:45 PM 36,962 Views 0 Comments

The shooting occurred in Ballyfermot on 9 January.

# ballyfermot - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Two pedestrians hospitalised following collision in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Two pedestrians hospitalised following collision in Dublin

Mar 6th 2022, 4:34 PM 26,844 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened at around 8pm yesterday evening.

# ballyfermot - Thursday 3 February, 2022

Second male juvenile arrested in connection with serious assault in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Second male juvenile arrested in connection with serious assault in Ballyfermot

Feb 3rd 2022, 3:23 PM 12,368 Views 0 Comments

A second male has been arrested while the first male has been released, Gardaí said.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Gardaí investigating serious assault in Ballyfermot arrest young male
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Gardaí investigating serious assault in Ballyfermot arrest young male

Feb 2nd 2022, 7:22 PM 24,371 Views 0 Comments

Two teenagers suffered serious injuries when they were assaulted in December.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

Seven scramblers and a quad bike seized in garda operation
# Dublin
# Dublin

Seven scramblers and a quad bike seized in garda operation

Jan 26th 2022, 10:47 PM 29,396 Views 18 Comments

Two of the bikes were confirmed as stolen and officers are in the process of reuniting them with their owners.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Man (40) appears in court in connection with fatal shooting of Michael Tormey
# Courts
# Courts

Man (40) appears in court in connection with fatal shooting of Michael Tormey

Jan 19th 2022, 12:15 PM 18,022 Views 0 Comments

The 49 year-old victim was shot dead earlier this month.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

Man (40) charged over fatal Ballyfermot shooting
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (40) charged over fatal Ballyfermot shooting

Jan 18th 2022, 6:51 PM 43,765 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear in court tomorrow morning.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Gardaí pursuing 'multiple lines of inquiry' in Michael Tormey murder investigation
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Gardaí pursuing 'multiple lines of inquiry' in Michael Tormey murder investigation

Jan 11th 2022, 1:22 PM 12,377 Views 0 Comments

Michael was shot dead in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# ballyfermot - Monday 10 January, 2022

Gardaí say they are still working to establish motive for 'callous' murder of Michael Tormey
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Gardaí say they are still working to establish motive for 'callous' murder of Michael Tormey

Updated Jan 10th 2022, 4:10 PM 94,264 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí said they are satisfied there was altercation prior to his murder.

# ballyfermot - Sunday 9 January, 2022

Gardaí investigating after man (40s) killed in Ballyfermot shooting
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Gardaí investigating after man (40s) killed in Ballyfermot shooting

Updated Jan 9th 2022, 3:32 PM 101,898 Views 11 Comments

The man, who was in his late 40s, received a number of gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

# ballyfermot - Friday 7 January, 2022

Strict bail granted to two male youths charged with Ballyfermot assault
# Dublin
# Dublin

Strict bail granted to two male youths charged with Ballyfermot assault

Updated Jan 7th 2022, 12:30 PM 41,829 Views 0 Comments

The two 18-year-olds appeared before the Criminal Courts of Justice at 10.30am.

# ballyfermot - Thursday 6 January, 2022

Two charged in connection with assault on teenage girl and her friend last week
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Two charged in connection with assault on teenage girl and her friend last week

Updated Jan 6th 2022, 9:38 PM 64,299 Views 0 Comments

17-year-old Alanna Quinn was on her way home with a male friend when they were assaulted.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 4 January, 2022

Over €40,000 raised for teen attacked in Ballyfermot as Gardaí issue appeal for witnesses
# Alanna Quinn Idris
# Alanna Quinn Idris

Over €40,000 raised for teen attacked in Ballyfermot as Gardaí issue appeal for witnesses

Updated Jan 4th 2022, 4:36 PM 86,704 Views 0 Comments

According to the page, all funds raised will be split equally with Alanna’s friend who was also injured in the attack.

# ballyfermot - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Witness appeal after teenage girl assaulted in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Witness appeal after teenage girl assaulted in Dublin

Updated Jan 2nd 2022, 7:59 PM 56,637 Views 19 Comments

No arrests have been made at this stage of the investigation.

# ballyfermot - Monday 27 December, 2021

Man (80s) dies after collision between car and bicycle in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Man (80s) dies after collision between car and bicycle in Dublin

Dec 27th 2021, 8:31 PM 42,033 Views 7 Comments

The cyclist, a man in his 80s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

# ballyfermot - Friday 17 December, 2021

Man arrested in connection with shooting incident in Dublin last month
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Man arrested in connection with shooting incident in Dublin last month

Dec 17th 2021, 10:32 PM 13,015 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on 17 November.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Man hospitalised with serious injuries following Dublin shooting
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Man hospitalised with serious injuries following Dublin shooting

Nov 17th 2021, 9:24 PM 31,388 Views 7 Comments

The man sustained a number of gunshot wounds and was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

# ballyfermot - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Third man charged over fatal shooting of man in Ballyfermot last year remanded in custody
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Third man charged over fatal shooting of man in Ballyfermot last year remanded in custody

Updated Nov 11th 2021, 1:24 PM 11,977 Views 0 Comments

The judge remanded him in custody to appear at Cloverhill District Court next Thursday.

# ballyfermot - Monday 4 October, 2021

Man in his 20s dies in single-vehicle crash in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man in his 20s dies in single-vehicle crash in Ballyfermot

Oct 4th 2021, 7:42 AM 23,441 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Locals to hold solidarity vigil after Ballyfermot church faced backlash for flying Pride flag
# Pride Month
# Pride Month

Locals to hold solidarity vigil after Ballyfermot church faced backlash for flying Pride flag

Jun 22nd 2021, 12:05 AM 54,762 Views 78 Comments
  • The Ballyfermot Assumption Parish flew an Irish flag and a Pride flag last week to show that "all are welcome" in its church.
  • The church received abusive messages on social media and was asked by the Dublin diocese to remove it because of a stance against flags.
  • Local community groups are planning to meet on Friday to show solidarity, Lauren Boland reports.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Judge orders ad to be placed in Manchester newspaper for Irishwoman missing for 21 years
# Ellen Coss Brown
# Ellen Coss Brown

Judge orders ad to be placed in Manchester newspaper for Irishwoman missing for 21 years

Apr 27th 2021, 1:11 PM 23,081 Views 0 Comments

Ellen Coss Brown is a beneficiary of a €372k estate.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Dublin man loses €75,000 defamation claim against McDonalds restaurant chain
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Dublin man loses €75,000 defamation claim against McDonalds restaurant chain

Apr 14th 2021, 7:18 PM 103,299 Views 0 Comments

Mark White claimed he had been accused by a staff member of lacing two drinks with vodka.

# ballyfermot - Friday 19 February, 2021

Two men charged over fatal shooting of man (50s) in Dublin last July
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Two men charged over fatal shooting of man (50s) in Dublin last July

Feb 19th 2021, 11:20 AM 15,226 Views 0 Comments

Thomas McCarthy was shot dead in Ballyfermot on 27 July last year.

# ballyfermot - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Fire at recycling centre in Ballyfermot industrial unit brought under control
# Dublin
# Dublin

Fire at recycling centre in Ballyfermot industrial unit brought under control

Updated Jan 10th 2021, 7:30 AM 96,362 Views 51 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade advised locals last night to close their windows.

# ballyfermot - Sunday 29 November, 2020

Two men (20s) arrested after €140,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Two men (20s) arrested after €140,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin

Nov 29th 2020, 11:16 AM 15,751 Views 15 Comments

The seizure was made after gardaí stopped a vehicle in Clondalkin yesterday evening.

# ballyfermot - Monday 23 November, 2020

Gardaí begin investigation after three men found in the back of a truck in west Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Gardaí begin investigation after three men found in the back of a truck in west Dublin

Nov 23rd 2020, 8:04 PM 48,641 Views 18 Comments

The men were discovered this afternoon.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Man (20s) charged over stabbing in Ballyfermot, Dublin
# Kylemore Road
# Kylemore Road

Man (20s) charged over stabbing in Ballyfermot, Dublin

Oct 17th 2020, 7:54 AM 21,838 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí on patrol received reports of an injured male in the area shortly after 5pm yesterday.

# ballyfermot - Friday 16 October, 2020

Two men arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man in Ballyfermot
# Thomas McCarthy
# Thomas McCarthy

Two men arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man in Ballyfermot

Oct 16th 2020, 12:13 PM 14,702 Views 0 Comments

Thomas McCarthy was shot dead on the front porch of his mother’s home in the Croftwood Park area of Ballyfermot on 27 July.

# ballyfermot - Friday 18 September, 2020

Infant hospitalised with 'serious injuries' after stationary quad bike struck by scrambler in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Infant hospitalised with 'serious injuries' after stationary quad bike struck by scrambler in Dublin

Sep 18th 2020, 8:28 AM 34,336 Views 31 Comments

The incident happened at Cherry Orchard Park in Ballyfermot, Dublin 10 yesterday evening.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information on third car believed to be involved in Ballyfermot shooting
# Croftwood Park
# Croftwood Park

Gardaí appeal for information on third car believed to be involved in Ballyfermot shooting

Jul 28th 2020, 1:54 PM 10,524 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened just after 11am in the Croftwood Park area yesterday.

Thomas McCarthy murder: Gardaí investigate if gunman shot the wrong target during 'meticulous murder'
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Thomas McCarthy murder: Gardaí investigate if gunman shot the wrong target during 'meticulous murder'

Jul 28th 2020, 12:05 AM 45,123 Views 9 Comments

McCarthy was shot dead at 11am yesterday morning.

# ballyfermot - Monday 27 July, 2020

Man (50s) killed in shooting in Ballyfermot in Dublin
# Croftwood Park
# Croftwood Park

Man (50s) killed in shooting in Ballyfermot in Dublin

Updated Jul 27th 2020, 4:30 PM 70,434 Views 17 Comments

The incident happened just after 11am in the Croftwood Park area.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Boy due in court after girl assaulted in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Boy due in court after girl assaulted in Dublin

Jul 18th 2020, 9:54 AM 75,030 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened on Muskerry Road in Ballyfermot yesterday morning.

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