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Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Ballyfermot

Last year
Strict bail granted to two male youths charged with Ballyfermot assault
The two 18-year-olds appeared before the Criminal Courts of Justice at 10.30am.
Two charged in connection with assault on teenage girl and her friend last week
17-year-old Alanna Quinn was on her way home with a male friend when they were assaulted.
Over €40,000 raised for teen attacked in Ballyfermot as Gardaí issue appeal for witnesses
According to the page, all funds raised will be split equally with Alanna’s friend who was also injured in the attack.
Witness appeal after teenage girl assaulted in Dublin
No arrests have been made at this stage of the investigation.
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Man (80s) dies after collision between car and bicycle in Dublin
The cyclist, a man in his 80s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Man arrested in connection with shooting incident in Dublin last month
The incident occurred on 17 November.
Man hospitalised with serious injuries following Dublin shooting
The man sustained a number of gunshot wounds and was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
Third man charged over fatal shooting of man in Ballyfermot last year remanded in custody
The judge remanded him in custody to appear at Cloverhill District Court next Thursday.
Man in his 20s dies in single-vehicle crash in Ballyfermot
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.
Locals to hold solidarity vigil after Ballyfermot church faced backlash for flying Pride flag
A report by
Lauren Boland
The Ballyfermot Assumption Parish Church flew a Pride flag last week to show that “all are welcome”.
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.
Judge orders ad to be placed in Manchester newspaper for Irishwoman missing for 21 years
Ellen Coss Brown is a beneficiary of a €372k estate.
Dublin man loses €75,000 defamation claim against McDonalds restaurant chain
Mark White claimed he had been accused by a staff member of lacing two drinks with vodka.
Two men charged over fatal shooting of man (50s) in Dublin last July
Thomas McCarthy was shot dead in Ballyfermot on 27 July last year.
Fire at recycling centre in Ballyfermot industrial unit brought under control
Dublin Fire Brigade advised locals last night to close their windows.
Two men (20s) arrested after €140,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
The seizure was made after gardaí stopped a vehicle in Clondalkin yesterday evening.
Gardaí begin investigation after three men found in the back of a truck in west Dublin
The men were discovered this afternoon.
Man (20s) charged over stabbing in Ballyfermot, Dublin
Gardaí on patrol received reports of an injured male in the area shortly after 5pm yesterday.
Two men arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man in Ballyfermot
Thomas McCarthy was shot dead on the front porch of his mother’s home in the Croftwood Park area of Ballyfermot on 27 July.
Infant hospitalised with 'serious injuries' after stationary quad bike struck by scrambler in Dublin
The incident happened at Cherry Orchard Park in Ballyfermot, Dublin 10 yesterday evening.
Gardaí appeal for information on third car believed to be involved in Ballyfermot shooting
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'
McCarthy was shot dead at 11am yesterday morning.
Man (50s) killed in shooting in Ballyfermot in Dublin
The incident happened just after 11am in the Croftwood Park area.
Boy due in court after girl assaulted in Dublin
The attack happened on Muskerry Road in Ballyfermot yesterday morning.
Glock pistol and MDMA tablets worth €360,000 seized in Dublin
Three men were arrested, and they can be held for up to seven days.
Gardaí appeal for information after shots fired at house in Ballyfermot
A number of shots were fired at a house on Oranmore Road at approximately 10pm last night,
Man arrested and charged over Ballyfermot shooting
The incident happened on Cedarbrook Walk last Thursday.
Man (30s) arrested and charged over spate of robberies at shops in Ballyfermot
There were four separate instances in the past month in the Ballyfermot area.
Call for crackdown on contractors dumping waste at Ballyfermot site after council spends €500k on cleanup
Dublin City Council has admitted there’s an “impasse” in dealing with the illegal dumping at Labre Park.
Three women due in court charged over €455,000 drugs seizure
Four people were arrested on Friday and Saturday as part of ongoing operations aimed at tackling organised crime.
Cocaine and heroin worth €455k seized as four arrested by gardaí in Dublin
The search of a car and follow-up search of a home led to the discovery of the quantity of illicit drugs.
Over €750,000 worth of drugs seized by Gardaí in raid in Ballyfermot
A man was also arrested during the search operation in Dublin.
Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot
The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Gardaí ask for help finding 17-year-old missing from Dublin since 8 October
Oltjan Kurtulaj has been missing from Palmerstown, Dublin 20 for two months.
Three building firms paid protection money to drug dealer, court hears
One of the companies that hired the two men was building houses for Dublin City Council.
Man (20s) charged after diamorphine and cocaine seized in Dublin
The man was arrested during an operation in the Ballyfermot area yesterday.
Major €4 million cocaine and heroin seizure in west Dublin
Two men have been arrested.
Men suspected of robbing copper arrested after trying to escape on sulky
The incident was caught on CCTV.
Garda Armed Support Unit at the scene of public order incident in Ballyfermot
It is believed that at least two people have sustained knife injuries in the incident.
Teen (18) denied bail after loaded sub-machine gun found wrapped in tea towel in bin
He was remanded in custody to appear on 30 May at Cloverhill District Court.
Two men arrested as gardaí recover firearm during raid of Dublin home
The raid was carried out as part of an intelligence-led operation targeting organised crime in Dublin.