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# Cannabis

This week
9th June 2024 - 15th June 2024
More people will die if there are further delays to reforming drug approach, Paul Reid warns
Last week
2nd June 2024 - 15th June 2024
Revenue officers find €403,200 worth of cannabis in passenger's luggage in Dublin Airport
Last month
May 2024
Two men arrested after €2.1 million worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
Gardaí arrest three men in Louth and seize over €750,000 worth of suspected cannabis
'Failed approach': Biden proposes reclassifying marijuana as less dangerous drug
Three arrested after €692,000 worth of drugs seized in north Dublin
April 2024
Fourth man charged in connection with seizure of €300,000 worth of cannabis in Limerick
Three people charged in connection with seizure of €300,000 worth of cannabis in Limerick
Four men arrested after gardaí make €300,000 seizure at cannabis factory
Two men charged over seizure of €2.4 million worth of cannabis
Two people arrested after drugs and over €200,000 in cash seized in Co Laois
Two arrests after €2.4 million worth of cannabis seized in Co Meath
More than €1.2 million worth of drugs and retail goods seized by Revenue last week
Three men charged after seizure of €700,000 worth of cannabis in Co Roscommon
Pregnant British woman jailed for transporting €450,000 of cannabis into Ireland
Three men arrested as gardaí seize €700,000 worth of cannabis in Co Roscommon
DHL worker charged over €3m drug seizure had 'central role in sophisticated operation', court told
Three men appear in court after multiple drug seizures in Dublin this week
Revenue officers seize over 13kg of cannabis found in luggage at Dublin Airport
Van driver remanded in custody over €1.1m cannabis haul at Dublin Port
Gardaí seize 10 firearms and more than €5 million worth of drugs in Dublin raids
'Demons were following me': Call to make HHC illegal after users experience psychotic episodes
HHC, a semisynthetic cannabinoid derived from CBD, is widely available in Ireland.
There are growing concerns that HHC is triggering psychotic episodes in certain people
HHC vapes are widely available online, and in vape and CBD shops
"I was seeing and hearing things that weren't there. I was being followed around by demons," one man told us
Germany legalises cannabis for recreational use despite opposition
March 2024
Man charged in connection to multi-million euro drug seizure released on bail
Woman arrested after €300,000 of herbal cannabis discovered in luggage at Dublin Airport
Man arrested as gardaí seize four explosive devices, suspected cannabis and scrambler bike
Garda gets six months’ jail over theft of cannabis evidence worth €70
Gardaí discover two cannabis grow houses at properties in Co Galway
Male in late teens arrested after €330,000 worth of cannabis seized at Dublin Airport
Man charged after €720,000 worth of cannabis found in passenger's luggage at Dublin Airport
This year
Man arrested after €612,000 worth of cannabis found in carry-on bag at Dublin Airport
Over €1.2 million worth of herbal cannabis seized in Dublin and Louth
Man charged over €6.5 million cocaine and cannabis seizure at Rosslare Europort
Taoiseach expects Oireachtas committee on drug use to be up and running no later than April
Bill to legalise personal cannabis use is 'just a tiny step in direction we need to go', Dáil hears
Cannabis with a value of close to €1.2 million found in parcels in Dublin
Ireland has 'once in a generation' chance to decriminalise personal drug use, Paul Reid says
A special Oireachtas committee will be established to examine the Citizens’ Assembly’s recommendations, Drugs Minister Hildegarde Naughton confirmed.
The Citizens' Assembly on Drug Use today published its final report
The document includes 36 recommendations to overhaul Ireland's drug policy and establish a more health-led approach
A special Oireachtas committee will be set up to examine the report and suggest new legislation
Tony Duffin: Each fatal drug overdose is a preventable death
Tony Duffin
Gardaí launch investigation into disappearance of seized drugs from garda station
It is understood that a quantity of cannabis, believed to be in the region of €100,000, went missing from a room in the station in recent days.
Over €1.1 million worth of cannabis seized in separate searches by gardaí and Revenue officers