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# blanchardstown - Thursday 7 April, 2022

UFC star Conor McGregor charged with dangerous driving in Bentley
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

UFC star Conor McGregor charged with dangerous driving in Bentley

Apr 7th 2022, 12:16 PM 41,168 Views 0 Comments

He had been travelling in his Bentley Continental GT in west Dublin when he was stopped by gardaí.

# blanchardstown - Monday 21 February, 2022

15-year-old threatened to petrol bomb woman’s home in extortion attempt

15-year-old threatened to petrol bomb woman’s home in extortion attempt

Feb 21st 2022, 2:50 PM 26,521 Views 0 Comments

The teenage boy demanded €700 and a PlayStation.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 5 February, 2022

Two arrested after €220,000 worth of cocaine and tablets seized in Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Two arrested after €220,000 worth of cocaine and tablets seized in Dublin

Feb 5th 2022, 2:06 PM 17,182 Views 3 Comments

Officers seized the drugs during the search of a premises in Dublin 15.

# blanchardstown - Friday 21 January, 2022

Four men to appear in court in relation to cash and vehicle seizures in Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Four men to appear in court in relation to cash and vehicle seizures in Dublin

Jan 21st 2022, 10:30 AM 15,525 Views 0 Comments

The seizures were made as part of an operation led by the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Two youths hospitalised following public order incident in Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Two youths hospitalised following public order incident in Dublin

Jan 12th 2022, 10:20 PM 71,946 Views 36 Comments

The incident occurred outside Blanchardstown Shopping Centre at around 5.40pm.

# blanchardstown - Friday 31 December, 2021

First anniversary of George Nkencho death marked with a candlelit walk
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

First anniversary of George Nkencho death marked with a candlelit walk

Dec 31st 2021, 8:17 AM 16,292 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho died outside his Dublin home after being shot multiple times by members of the gardaí.

# blanchardstown - Monday 13 December, 2021

Have you seen missing person Evgheni Guzun?
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Have you seen missing person Evgheni Guzun?

Dec 13th 2021, 1:36 PM 10,217 Views 0 Comments

Evgheni is described as being 6’ 0” in height, of thin build with dark brown hair

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Three men charged after €414,000 in cash seized in anti-organised crime investigation
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Three men charged after €414,000 in cash seized in anti-organised crime investigation

Updated Nov 23rd 2021, 8:31 PM 23,576 Views 0 Comments

The Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau intercepted and searched two vehicles yesterday evening.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Man who threatened to have 'bullet put in garda's head' may get community service
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man who threatened to have 'bullet put in garda's head' may get community service

Nov 2nd 2021, 10:55 PM 21,553 Views 0 Comments

When Leon Travers (24) was arrested by gardaí for an alleged public order offence in October 2018, he engaged in “aggressive” and threatening behaviour.

# blanchardstown - Friday 15 October, 2021

Krispy Kreme store records weekly revenues of almost €87,000 despite Covid closure
# A Lot Of Dough
# A Lot Of Dough

Krispy Kreme store records weekly revenues of almost €87,000 despite Covid closure

Oct 15th 2021, 12:47 PM 36,939 Views 45 Comments

The Blanchardstown store shut down between March and May last year.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Gardaí believe man who died at house in Blanchardstown stabbed himself
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Gardaí believe man who died at house in Blanchardstown stabbed himself

Oct 5th 2021, 9:11 AM 36,245 Views 0 Comments

The man, in his 40s, was pronounced dead at James Connolly Hospital yesterday evening.

# blanchardstown - Monday 4 October, 2021

One man dead and two people hospitalised in assault at Dublin house
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

One man dead and two people hospitalised in assault at Dublin house

Updated Oct 4th 2021, 9:04 PM 99,412 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened at a house in the Ashfield Park area of Blanchardstown at around 4pm.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

AstraZeneca to build €300 million manufacturing plant in Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

AstraZeneca to build €300 million manufacturing plant in Dublin

Sep 21st 2021, 8:24 AM 37,665 Views 43 Comments

About 100 jobs are to be created.

# blanchardstown - Monday 6 September, 2021

Seven vehicles worth a total of €270,000 seized during raid of motor dealership in Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Seven vehicles worth a total of €270,000 seized during raid of motor dealership in Dublin

Sep 6th 2021, 7:43 PM 78,712 Views 9 Comments

The seizures were made today as part of an ongoing money laundering investigation.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 17 August, 2021

Gardaí arrest man over Navan Road crash as investigators probe whether vehicle was pursued
# Navan Road
# Navan Road

Gardaí arrest man over Navan Road crash as investigators probe whether vehicle was pursued

Updated Aug 17th 2021, 5:55 PM 38,167 Views 0 Comments

The crash happened yesterday around 6pm.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 17 July, 2021

Two charged after gardaí seize cannabis worth €133,600 in Dublin raid
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Two charged after gardaí seize cannabis worth €133,600 in Dublin raid

Jul 17th 2021, 10:36 AM 14,133 Views 0 Comments

The operation was part of a wider investigation in the Blanchardstown area.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Have you seen Hazel? Gardaí appeal for information on 14-year-old missing since yesterday
# Appeal
# Appeal

Have you seen Hazel? Gardaí appeal for information on 14-year-old missing since yesterday

Jun 22nd 2021, 4:28 PM 37,288 Views 5 Comments

Hazel Walsh was last seen in the Liffey Valley area.

# blanchardstown - Friday 28 May, 2021

Blanchardstown siege: Man charged with five firearms offences
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Blanchardstown siege: Man charged with five firearms offences

May 28th 2021, 12:11 PM 15,004 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Goulding was arrested at the scene on Tuesday night after garda negotiators spoke to him, the court heard.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Man charged over Blanchardstown siege where two detectives were shot
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Man charged over Blanchardstown siege where two detectives were shot

May 27th 2021, 10:54 PM 20,979 Views 0 Comments

The man is scheduled to appear before Blanchardstown District Court tomorrow morning.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Explainer: How does a garda media blackout work in the age of social media?
# Media Blackout
# Media Blackout

Explainer: How does a garda media blackout work in the age of social media?

May 26th 2021, 9:00 PM 36,644 Views 22 Comments

Gardaí requested a media blackout during the Blanchardstown siege on Tuesday night but social media companies did not comply.

Blanchardstown siege: Shot detectives expected to make full recovery
# Recovery
# Recovery

Blanchardstown siege: Shot detectives expected to make full recovery

May 26th 2021, 2:15 PM 21,267 Views 16 Comments

The two men remain in hospital today.

'This is real life. This is tough': Garda chief praises bravery of two detectives shot during Blanchardstown siege
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

'This is real life. This is tough': Garda chief praises bravery of two detectives shot during Blanchardstown siege

May 26th 2021, 12:52 AM 67,984 Views 51 Comments
  • Senior gardaí praised the efforts of the officers at a press conference overnight, writes Garreth MacNamee.
  • A media blackout was in place while a massive garda operation took place at Whitechapel in Blanchardstown.
  • One garda suffered gunshot injuries to his hand and foot while another also suffered injuries to his foot.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house

May 25th 2021, 10:11 PM 182,443 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in Dublin this evening.

# blanchardstown - Friday 19 March, 2021

Gardaí seize €400k worth of cannabis and freeze €130k in bank account after raiding 'elaborate grow house'
# Dublin 15
# Dublin 15

Gardaí seize €400k worth of cannabis and freeze €130k in bank account after raiding 'elaborate grow house'

Mar 19th 2021, 7:37 PM 19,817 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí also seized a car and a number of designer goods which they suspect to be the proceeds of crime.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 11 February, 2021

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting
# Campaign
# Campaign

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting

Feb 11th 2021, 4:12 PM 20,373 Views 0 Comments

George Nkencho was shot dead by gardaí on 30 December.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Covid-19 outbreak confirmed at psychiatry department in Connolly Hospital
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 outbreak confirmed at psychiatry department in Connolly Hospital

Jan 28th 2021, 6:15 AM 31,395 Views 10 Comments

It is understood the outbreak has been ongoing since last month.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Crowds gather outside Dublin garda station over George Nkencho fatal shooting
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Crowds gather outside Dublin garda station over George Nkencho fatal shooting

Dec 31st 2020, 3:03 PM 136,066 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old was shot dead by gardaí yesterday afternoon.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Two teenagers assaulted and robbed in the early hours in west Dublin park
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Two teenagers assaulted and robbed in the early hours in west Dublin park

Oct 21st 2020, 11:47 AM 25,952 Views 23 Comments

The incident happened in Porterstown Park on Sunday morning.

# blanchardstown - Monday 21 September, 2020

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches

Sep 21st 2020, 1:13 PM 21,144 Views 6 Comments

Searches were conducted over two days as part of an investigation targeting organised crime.

# blanchardstown - Friday 10 July, 2020

Man who tried to steal cars while 'full of crack cocaine' and holding a chihuahua gets 3.5 years
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man who tried to steal cars while 'full of crack cocaine' and holding a chihuahua gets 3.5 years

Jul 10th 2020, 2:54 PM 27,334 Views 40 Comments

Thomas Cahill Donohue pleaded guilty to 12 charges.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Missing teenager located safe and well following garda appeal
# Located
# Located

Missing teenager located safe and well following garda appeal

Feb 22nd 2020, 1:51 PM 72,844 Views 19 Comments

She was last seen on Monday but was located this afternoon.

# blanchardstown - Friday 14 February, 2020

Cannabis and cocaine worth €130,000 seized in Finglas
# Man Arrested
# Man Arrested

Cannabis and cocaine worth €130,000 seized in Finglas

Feb 14th 2020, 10:04 AM 14,288 Views 0 Comments

A man has been charged and is due to appear in court this morning.

# blanchardstown - Friday 31 January, 2020

Doctors discover Dublin woman (81) suffering stomach pains had swallowed chicken bone
# Bone Appetit
# Bone Appetit

Doctors discover Dublin woman (81) suffering stomach pains had swallowed chicken bone

Jan 31st 2020, 6:05 AM 30,785 Views 8 Comments

The woman had no recollection of ingesting the foreign object.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs

Jan 25th 2020, 6:00 PM 27,962 Views 55 Comments

Children as young as 10 are being used by older dealers both for dealing and drug running.

# blanchardstown - Monday 23 December, 2019

Appeal to find teenager missing from Blanchardstown since last month
# Jade Burns
# Jade Burns

Appeal to find teenager missing from Blanchardstown since last month

Dec 23rd 2019, 9:19 PM 27,380 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí believe that Jade may have recently travelled to both Donegal and Longford.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath
# Semi-automatic
# Semi-automatic

Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath

Dec 5th 2019, 10:54 PM 15,421 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí in Blanchardstown and Finglas investigating organised criminal activity in Dublin charged the two men.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Two men arrested as gardaí find loaded handgun during search of car in Westmeath
# Rathowen
# Rathowen

Two men arrested as gardaí find loaded handgun during search of car in Westmeath

Dec 4th 2019, 4:34 PM 14,651 Views 7 Comments

The operation was carried out by detectives investigating organised crime in Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin
# Fraud
# Fraud

Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin

Nov 5th 2019, 10:19 AM 20,134 Views 0 Comments

The ATM attacks were carried out in a number of areas including Drogheda, Swords and Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Friday 23 August, 2019

Krispy Kreme raked in almost €300k a week after its grand opening last year
# A Lot Of Dough
# A Lot Of Dough

Krispy Kreme raked in almost €300k a week after its grand opening last year

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:26 PM 44,438 Views 65 Comments

People were swept up in the doughnut craze last September.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Children's urgent care unit opens in Blanchardstown - but on restricted hours amid doctors' concerns
# 10am To 5pm
# 10am To 5pm

Children's urgent care unit opens in Blanchardstown - but on restricted hours amid doctors' concerns

Jul 31st 2019, 7:05 AM 16,668 Views 8 Comments

The unit was originally expected to open from 8am to midnight seven days a week.

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