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#Ballyfermot

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Condition of six-year-old boy shot in Dublin described as "non life-threatening"
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Condition of six-year-old boy shot in Dublin described as "non life-threatening"

Jun 14th 2014, 7:48 AM 32,836 Views 73 Comments

The shooting happened after 10pm las night in Ballyfermot.

A child has been shot in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

A child has been shot in Dublin

Jun 13th 2014, 11:08 PM 73,191 Views 197 Comments

An investigation has now been launched.

Two men arrested after over a million euro worth of drugs seized
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Two men arrested after over a million euro worth of drugs seized

Apr 8th 2014, 10:44 PM 15,586 Views 34 Comments

The two men are being held at Ballyfermot Garda Station.

Man, 26, injured in Ballyfermot shooting
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Man, 26, injured in Ballyfermot shooting

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:33 PM 19,960 Views 42 Comments

The condition of the man is unknown.

One man remains in hospital, younger man released after Ballyfermot shooting
# Gunshot Wounds
# Gunshot Wounds

One man remains in hospital, younger man released after Ballyfermot shooting

Mar 14th 2014, 7:35 PM 11,534 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí tonight are appealing for anyone who may have seen a black Audi A4 saloon acting suspiciously in the area last night.

Two men injured in a shooting in Ballyfermot
# Shooting
# Shooting

Two men injured in a shooting in Ballyfermot

Mar 13th 2014, 11:31 PM 18,216 Views 27 Comments

Two males, one aged 53 and the other in his early 20s were shot but their injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Did you see the 9-year-old rapping on the Late Late last night?
# The Real Slim Shady
From The Daily Edge
# The Real Slim Shady

Did you see the 9-year-old rapping on the Late Late last night?

Jan 25th 2014, 12:07 PM 3,423 Views 0 Comments

Ben R just signed a record deal.

Landlord who refused to register tenancy hit with €3,000 fine
# Rent
# Rent

Landlord who refused to register tenancy hit with €3,000 fine

Jan 10th 2014, 3:15 PM 32,523 Views 58 Comments

Tomas Ronan, from Kilcock, had refused to recognise the authority of the Private Residential Tenancies Board.

Woman (22) missing from her Dublin home is found
# Found
# Found

Woman (22) missing from her Dublin home is found

Dec 31st 2013, 1:49 PM 24,896 Views 20 Comments

Pauline McLoughlin had been reported missing from her home in Ballyfermot since St Stephen’s Day.

John Gilligan dismisses attempted hit as ‘Halloween prank’
# Halfway House
# Halfway House

John Gilligan dismisses attempted hit as ‘Halloween prank’

Dec 6th 2013, 10:25 PM 62,153 Views 172 Comments

A man in motorcycle gear entered the Halfway House pub on the Navan Road brandishing a pistol and shouting “where’s Gilligan”.

Parents call for clarity after learning of possible school closure through Facebook
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Parents call for clarity after learning of possible school closure through Facebook

Nov 8th 2013, 4:23 PM 21,081 Views 22 Comments

A meeting was held with management of other primary schools in the area this week, where the practicalities of accommodating the De La Salle pupils were discussed.

Gilligan loses appeal against constitutionality of sentences
# John Gilligan
# John Gilligan

Gilligan loses appeal against constitutionality of sentences

Oct 14th 2013, 10:43 PM 27,301 Views 95 Comments

The Supreme Court has rejected a bid by the criminal challenging consecutive sentences he was given for mobile phone use.

Gardaí search for 17-year-old missing from Dublin
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí search for 17-year-old missing from Dublin

Sep 3rd 2013, 10:56 PM 11,799 Views 2 Comments

Mark O’Brien went missing from his home in Cherry Orchard lat Friday.

Two due in court over Dublin cannabis and cash haul
# Drug Crackdown
# Drug Crackdown

Two due in court over Dublin cannabis and cash haul

Aug 23rd 2013, 3:53 PM 8,233 Views 27 Comments

Four men were arrested yesterday, and €490,000 worth of cannabis seized as gardaí carried out a planned operation targetting a drugs gang.

Cannabis worth €490,000 seized as gardaí target drugs gang
# Drug Seizure
# Drug Seizure

Cannabis worth €490,000 seized as gardaí target drugs gang

Aug 22nd 2013, 8:41 PM 17,254 Views 67 Comments

Four men have been arrested after the drugs were uncovered in three separate operations this afternoon. A large quantity of cash was also seized.

Heroin and cannabis worth €120k seized in Celbridge
# Kildare
# Kildare

Heroin and cannabis worth €120k seized in Celbridge

Jul 11th 2013, 11:12 AM 6,133 Views 8 Comments

A 19-year-old man has been arrested.

Only in an Irish chipper...
# Horse Inside
From The Daily Edge
# Horse Inside

Only in an Irish chipper...

Jun 27th 2013, 10:11 AM 6,303 Views 2 Comments

And a double portion for the horse please.

Man injured after shots fired at car in Cherry Orchard
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man injured after shots fired at car in Cherry Orchard

Jun 11th 2013, 8:10 AM 8,064 Views 21 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

Renewed appeal over David Darcy murder after Rose Lynch conviction

Renewed appeal over David Darcy murder after Rose Lynch conviction

Apr 10th 2013, 9:15 PM 11,304 Views 50 Comments

The 50-year-old was sentenced to life in prison today.

Man arrested as cannabis worth €570,000 seized
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested as cannabis worth €570,000 seized

Apr 5th 2013, 7:23 PM 10,582 Views 52 Comments

Gardaí searched a house in the Cherry Orchard area of Dublin this morning.

Man charged over daytime shooting of Dublin teenager
# Courts
# Courts

Man charged over daytime shooting of Dublin teenager

Feb 12th 2013, 4:26 PM 12,200 Views 13 Comments

The 20-year-old will appear before court charged in connection with the shooting at Memorial Park in January.

Viable IED made safe in Ballyfermot
# IED
# IED

Viable IED made safe in Ballyfermot

Feb 12th 2013, 7:35 AM 4,729 Views 6 Comments

A suspect device was discovered in a green area near Rossmore Road in the Dublin suburb yesterday evening.

Man arrested after teenager shot at War Memorial Gardens in Dublin
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man arrested after teenager shot at War Memorial Gardens in Dublin

Jan 13th 2013, 8:35 PM 40,414 Views 98 Comments

An 18-year-old man is in a critical but stable condition after being shot this afternoon.

Christmas Eve court appearance for drug suspects
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Christmas Eve court appearance for drug suspects

Dec 23rd 2012, 11:49 AM 4,923 Views 16 Comments

The expected charges are in connection with a €1 million seizure yesterday.

Councillor urges people to check on elderly neighbours after death of man in Dublin
# Elderly
# Elderly

Councillor urges people to check on elderly neighbours after death of man in Dublin

Dec 13th 2012, 10:00 PM 14,122 Views 16 Comments

The elderly man, who had been dead for several days, was found in his home in Ballyfermot this morning.

Man wounded in leg in overnight Ballyfermot shooting incident
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man wounded in leg in overnight Ballyfermot shooting incident

Nov 25th 2012, 8:21 AM 6,357 Views 11 Comments

The 33-year-old man was shot during an incident at Le Fanu Road. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Gardaí arrest 40 people in massive drugs operation
# Drugs
# Drugs

Gardaí arrest 40 people in massive drugs operation

Nov 20th 2012, 7:17 AM 11,036 Views 54 Comments

A crackdown on controlled drugs in west Dublin has seen 40 people arrested in three weeks.

Labour TD "fully co-operating" in Garda probe as 4-year-old knocked down
# Roads
# Roads

Labour TD "fully co-operating" in Garda probe as 4-year-old knocked down

Oct 16th 2012, 11:48 AM 9,040 Views 16 Comments

Labour TD and former Lord Mayor of Dublin, Michael Conaghan was involved in an accident yesterday in which a young boy was knocked down.

Three men released in John Wilson murder investigation
# Gangland
# Gangland

Three men released in John Wilson murder investigation

Oct 7th 2012, 12:28 PM 3,834 Views 0 Comments

One man is still being held in Clondalkin in connection with the case.

Shatter condemns 'thuggery' during Gilmore car protest
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Shatter condemns 'thuggery' during Gilmore car protest

Oct 5th 2012, 4:55 PM 12,305 Views 177 Comments

The Justice Minister said protesters who forced the car carrying Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore and Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald to leave an event in Ballyfermot this morning showed a “callous disregard” for children.

VIDEO, PHOTOS: Eamon Gilmore's car egged by protesters in Dublin
# Egg On Your Face
# Egg On Your Face

VIDEO, PHOTOS: Eamon Gilmore's car egged by protesters in Dublin

Oct 5th 2012, 12:43 PM 17,066 Views 197 Comments

One man was arrested when the car carrying Eamon Gilmore and Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald was forced to turn back after an Éirígí protest over cuts to child benefit.

Four men arrested over John Wilson murder in Ballyfermot
# Arrests
# Arrests

Four men arrested over John Wilson murder in Ballyfermot

Oct 3rd 2012, 12:59 PM 5,454 Views 0 Comments

The four were arrested in an operation carried out by Gardaí in Dublin this morning.

Man arrested after fatal shooting in Ballyfermot, Dublin
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested after fatal shooting in Ballyfermot, Dublin

Sep 29th 2012, 9:28 AM 7,150 Views 11 Comments

The victim, named as John Wilson, was shot a number of times in a house on Cloverhill Road.

Three being held over Rathfarnham cash-in-transit armed robbery
# Detained
# Detained

Three being held over Rathfarnham cash-in-transit armed robbery

Aug 17th 2012, 9:16 AM 3,391 Views 7 Comments

Two men and a woman – all in their 30s and 40s – remain in Garda custody.

Convicted rapist Edward Connors arrested in Dublin
# Arrested
# Arrested

Convicted rapist Edward Connors arrested in Dublin

Jul 26th 2012, 11:16 AM 11,402 Views 29 Comments

A search was launched after the convict failed to show up for a court hearing in Belfast last week. He had breached the terms of his probation.

Councillor jailed over failure to pay fine after Harney paint attack
# Red Paint
# Red Paint

Councillor jailed over failure to pay fine after Harney paint attack

Jul 18th 2012, 6:43 PM 12,684 Views 150 Comments

Louise Minihan was taken to Mountjoy over her failure to pay a fine in relation to charges of assault and criminal damage.

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Ballyfermot shooting
# Sarsfield Road
# Sarsfield Road

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Ballyfermot shooting

May 16th 2012, 8:21 AM 3,070 Views 6 Comments

A 32-year-old man was injured in last night’s incident.