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Murderer convicted of burning down a family home days after he was released from prison
# Repeat Offender
# Repeat Offender

Murderer convicted of burning down a family home days after he was released from prison

Jan 20th 2016, 4:28 PM 16,786 Views 22 Comments

A woman rescued her mother and younger brother from the house.

Teenager killed after two motorbikes collide
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Teenager killed after two motorbikes collide

Dec 25th 2015, 10:12 AM 45,400 Views 50 Comments

Another man has been brought to hospital.

You can buy battered Oreos in this one Dublin chipper
# Next Level
From The Daily Edge
# Next Level

You can buy battered Oreos in this one Dublin chipper

Nov 17th 2015, 2:30 PM 4,917 Views 4 Comments

A new frontier.

Heroin worth €1 million seized in car search
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Heroin worth €1 million seized in car search

Oct 14th 2015, 7:19 PM 12,865 Views 20 Comments

Two men were arrested as part of the operation targeting organised crime.

Shock as 'masked man with baton' robs charity vet clinic
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Shock as 'masked man with baton' robs charity vet clinic

Oct 7th 2015, 5:49 PM 13,846 Views 29 Comments

The Irish Blue Cross’ Ballyfermot clinic is moving to a new location after it was robbed last week.

Two men taken to hospital after car crashes into bus stop
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Two men taken to hospital after car crashes into bus stop

Sep 26th 2015, 7:56 AM 11,853 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí could not confirm reports the car was stolen.

Female Garda hospitalised after patrol car is rammed
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Female Garda hospitalised after patrol car is rammed

Sep 5th 2015, 7:49 PM 27,599 Views 0 Comments

Three men have been arrested in connection with the incident.

Two gardaí assaulted after stopping motorcycle in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two gardaí assaulted after stopping motorcycle in Ballyfermot

Sep 2nd 2015, 10:45 PM 28,980 Views 54 Comments

Both men sustained serious facial injuries and one remains in hospital.

Gardaí search land in Dublin after tip-offs about disappearance of Barry Corcoran
# Bawnogue
# Bawnogue

Gardaí search land in Dublin after tip-offs about disappearance of Barry Corcoran

Aug 26th 2015, 9:40 PM 20,955 Views 4 Comments

The man has been missing since last month and was last seen in Ballyfermot.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Aug 15th 2015, 8:27 PM 14,461 Views 0 Comments

A shooting in Dublin, Labour’s popularity and war veterans had everyone talking today.

Man's body discovered in Ballyfermot
# Cherry Orchard Parade
# Cherry Orchard Parade

Man's body discovered in Ballyfermot

Jul 21st 2015, 1:50 PM 34,821 Views 19 Comments

A firearm was found nearby.

Shots fired at house in Ballyfermot in broad daylight
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Shots fired at house in Ballyfermot in broad daylight

May 8th 2015, 12:42 PM 15,701 Views 15 Comments

The incident happened at 10am today.

7-year-old girl who saw her father shot dead at her Dublin home describes what happened
# Courts
# Courts

7-year-old girl who saw her father shot dead at her Dublin home describes what happened

May 6th 2015, 7:51 PM 19,980 Views 0 Comments

“I feel a little bit sad and a little happy because my dad is away from the bad boys now,” the girl wrote in her statement which was read out in court.

Gardaí seize half a million euro worth of cocaine in Dublin
# Drug Crime
# Drug Crime

Gardaí seize half a million euro worth of cocaine in Dublin

Apr 9th 2015, 9:00 PM 18,712 Views 48 Comments

Two men were arrested in connection to the substantial seizure.

Missing teenager Daniel Murphy found safe and well
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Missing teenager Daniel Murphy found safe and well

Apr 7th 2015, 11:00 AM 9,319 Views 4 Comments

He had last been seen on 22 March.

Gardaí want help finding a Dublin teenager since Sunday
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí want help finding a Dublin teenager since Sunday

Mar 26th 2015, 7:24 PM 12,494 Views 8 Comments

Daniel Murphy was last seen at about 1am on Sunday morning.

Staff threatened at knife-point in raid at suburban 'Mace' store
# Arrests
# Arrests

Staff threatened at knife-point in raid at suburban 'Mace' store

Mar 6th 2015, 11:59 AM 15,404 Views 20 Comments

Two men have been arrested, and are being questioned over a string of robberies at the store in Palmerstown, west Dublin.

Ballyfermot shooting: Gardaí release 40-year-old man from custody
# Dublin
# Dublin

Ballyfermot shooting: Gardaí release 40-year-old man from custody

Mar 1st 2015, 10:46 AM 6,578 Views 7 Comments

The shooting of a man in his 30s, which was witnessed by his child, has been condemned by a local councillor as “totally unacceptable”.

Man in Ballyfermot shot in front of his child
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Man in Ballyfermot shot in front of his child

Feb 28th 2015, 11:35 AM 19,476 Views 22 Comments

The man sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and a 40-year-old man has since been arrested.

'Violent struggle' as two gardaí tackled man armed with gun in Ballyfermot
# Investigation
# Investigation

'Violent struggle' as two gardaí tackled man armed with gun in Ballyfermot

Feb 6th 2015, 11:48 AM 14,318 Views 30 Comments

The man was arrested and a gun, ammunition and a knife were seized.

Man found to be carrying improvised gun after he was arrested for drink driving
# M50
# M50

Man found to be carrying improvised gun after he was arrested for drink driving

Jan 7th 2015, 10:05 AM 14,030 Views 25 Comments

The man is currently detained at Ballyfermot Garda Station.

Murder investigation launched after young man killed at Dublin warehouse rave
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Murder investigation launched after young man killed at Dublin warehouse rave

Nov 18th 2014, 6:16 PM 16,093 Views 11 Comments

James Griffin died following an attack at a Dublin industrial estate over the weekend.

Post-mortem under way after man killed at industrial estate rave
# Parkwest
# Parkwest

Post-mortem under way after man killed at industrial estate rave

Nov 16th 2014, 8:38 PM 63,609 Views 8 Comments

The man was found at 4am this morning.

Human remains found at Dublin recycling centre identified as missing man
# Mark Burke
# Mark Burke

Human remains found at Dublin recycling centre identified as missing man

Nov 14th 2014, 10:59 PM 51,297 Views 21 Comments

Mark Burke from Dun Laoghaire was identified using DNA.

Wanted man nabbed by gardaí after he turned up to fix their heating
# You're Nicked Mate
# You're Nicked Mate

Wanted man nabbed by gardaí after he turned up to fix their heating

Nov 9th 2014, 8:15 PM 63,444 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old repair-man was recognised before he’d even started work at Ballyfermot Garda Station. A bag of cannabis was also found in his car.

The day a radio contest literally melted-down Dublin's phone network
# In 1984
# In 1984

The day a radio contest literally melted-down Dublin's phone network

Oct 26th 2014, 9:03 PM 52,341 Views 34 Comments

Yes. LITERALLY.

14-year-old Aoife Coogan missing from Ballyfermot
# Appeal
# Appeal

14-year-old Aoife Coogan missing from Ballyfermot

Oct 25th 2014, 8:15 PM 21,407 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí are concerned for the teenagers welfare.

Possible sighting of Tom Kennedy hailing taxi in Dublin on night he went missing
# Mysteries
# Mysteries

Possible sighting of Tom Kennedy hailing taxi in Dublin on night he went missing

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:46 PM 30,384 Views 7 Comments

A separate mystery – of the man with the brain surgery, whose dismembered remains were found in July – will also feature in tonight’s Crimecall.

€150,000 worth of heroin found at Dublin house
# Drug Crime
# Drug Crime

€150,000 worth of heroin found at Dublin house

Sep 4th 2014, 8:57 AM 13,136 Views 36 Comments

A woman in her 50s was arrested at the scene by gardaí yesterday evening.

Man arrested over shooting of boy (6)
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man arrested over shooting of boy (6)

Aug 13th 2014, 12:37 PM 15,294 Views 18 Comments

Sean Scully was shot in a house in the Ballyfermot area in June.

Neurosurgical screws discovered in skull found at Dublin recycling plant
# Investigation
# Investigation

Neurosurgical screws discovered in skull found at Dublin recycling plant

Aug 12th 2014, 11:18 PM 34,849 Views 49 Comments

The identity of the man is not yet known.

Man charged after gardaí seize €460,000 worth of drugs in Dublin raid
# Cocaine
# Cocaine

Man charged after gardaí seize €460,000 worth of drugs in Dublin raid

Aug 9th 2014, 8:43 PM 24,255 Views 42 Comments

A quantity of cannabis and cocaine was found at the house in Ballyfermot.

Examination due on human remains found at Dublin recycling plant
# Limb Found
# Limb Found

Examination due on human remains found at Dublin recycling plant

Aug 1st 2014, 5:26 PM 13,462 Views 28 Comments

A human limb was found at a recycling plant in Ballyfermot late last night.

Parents and teachers fight to keep 'the best school in Ballyfermot' open
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Parents and teachers fight to keep 'the best school in Ballyfermot' open

Jun 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 15,556 Views 15 Comments

One pupil from the De La Salle Primary School said “they’re trying to squash us all into one school but we won’t fit”.

Missing Dublin teen found safe and well
# Located
# Located

Missing Dublin teen found safe and well

Jun 21st 2014, 3:14 PM 21,000 Views 3 Comments

Niamh Berry had gone missing from her home in Dublin.

Frances Fitzgerald and garda commissioner discuss shooting of six-year-old
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Frances Fitzgerald and garda commissioner discuss shooting of six-year-old

Jun 17th 2014, 6:14 PM 6,895 Views 19 Comments

She added that she would be happy to meet with the local community following the attack.

Ballyfermot shooting victim "largely conscious" as family keep bedside vigil
# Child Shooting
# Child Shooting

Ballyfermot shooting victim "largely conscious" as family keep bedside vigil

Jun 16th 2014, 8:47 AM 14,709 Views 11 Comments

Support will be offered to Sean Scully’s schoolmates at St Ultans this week, in the wake of Friday’s horrific shooting in Ballyfermot. The little boy is still being treated in Crumlin.

Man arrested over shooting of 6-year-old still being questioned by gardaí
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man arrested over shooting of 6-year-old still being questioned by gardaí

Jun 16th 2014, 7:29 AM 6,557 Views 1 Comment

The man is being held in connection with withholding information on the shooting of the child.

Man arrested for withholding information over shooting of six-year-old boy
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man arrested for withholding information over shooting of six-year-old boy

Jun 15th 2014, 7:48 PM 29,352 Views 55 Comments

It is understood the arrest is in connection with withholding information.

Child shooting: Gardaí following definite line of inquiry, call on perpetrators to turn themselves in
# Community In Shock
# Community In Shock

Child shooting: Gardaí following definite line of inquiry, call on perpetrators to turn themselves in

Jun 14th 2014, 8:46 PM 44,512 Views 120 Comments

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has described the shooting of the six-year-old as “barbaric”.