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#Crack Cocaine

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Numbers seeking treatment for crack cocaine use surges nearly 400% since 2014
# Crack Cocaine
# Crack Cocaine

Numbers seeking treatment for crack cocaine use surges nearly 400% since 2014

Jul 20th 2021, 2:53 PM 13,240 Views 10 Comments

The number of women entering treatment for crack cocaine use has increased by almost 80% in two years.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 21 May, 2020

€11,400 worth of crack cocaine discovered in car in Dublin
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

€11,400 worth of crack cocaine discovered in car in Dublin

May 21st 2020, 10:26 AM 17,016 Views 26 Comments

The discovery was made after gardaí searched a property in Ballymun this morning.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Over €85,000 worth of heroin and crack cocaine seized during searches in Limerick
# Drugs
# Drugs

Over €85,000 worth of heroin and crack cocaine seized during searches in Limerick

Nov 7th 2019, 10:20 AM 10,244 Views 10 Comments

The seizures were carried out at two public locations.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Crack cocaine addict who robbed taxi driver after threatening him with pointed weapon jailed
# Court
# Court

Crack cocaine addict who robbed taxi driver after threatening him with pointed weapon jailed

Mar 28th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,397 Views 26 Comments

Gerard Cully pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to robbery of the taxi driver.

# crack-cocaine - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Six drug deals and a fistfight at a Dublin shopping centre: One hour at a crack cocaine hotspot
# Phibsborough
# Phibsborough

Six drug deals and a fistfight at a Dublin shopping centre: One hour at a crack cocaine hotspot

Mar 24th 2019, 8:00 AM 82,159 Views 60 Comments

There have been reports of open dealing of the drug in other areas of the city and in some suburbs.

# crack-cocaine - Saturday 22 September, 2018

'Life is so much more chaotic': A day on addiction outreach in Limerick city
# Streets Of Limerick
# Streets Of Limerick

'Life is so much more chaotic': A day on addiction outreach in Limerick city

Sep 22nd 2018, 10:00 PM 18,034 Views 13 Comments

Crack-cocaine is on the increase, and the housing crisis means people are spending prolonged periods in precarious living situations.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot

Aug 16th 2018, 1:22 PM 16,422 Views 13 Comments

Armed gardaí assisted in the raids earlier this morning.

# crack-cocaine - Sunday 22 July, 2018

High uptake of sterile crack pipes in response to surge in use of drug in Dublin
# Crack
# Crack

High uptake of sterile crack pipes in response to surge in use of drug in Dublin

Jul 22nd 2018, 6:05 AM 22,897 Views 41 Comments

There has been an increase in use of the drug since the start of last year.

# crack-cocaine - Monday 4 June, 2018

Crack-cocaine use surging in Dublin city centre
# Crack Cocaine
# Crack Cocaine

Crack-cocaine use surging in Dublin city centre

Jun 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 44,380 Views 51 Comments

Dealers began offering smaller, cheaper bags of the drug from last summer.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Heroin and cocaine worth €300,000 seized in Dublin
# Whitefriar Gardens
# Whitefriar Gardens

Heroin and cocaine worth €300,000 seized in Dublin

Dec 21st 2017, 10:03 AM 11,431 Views 11 Comments

A 56-year-old man has been arrested.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 8 December, 2017

Crack cocaine operation the focus of garda raid which left officer with gunshot wounds
# Feuding Gangs
# Feuding Gangs

Crack cocaine operation the focus of garda raid which left officer with gunshot wounds

Dec 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 16,463 Views 20 Comments

Three people were arrested following the shooting.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Opinion: Rob Ford's mysterious popularity – why Canada’s most scandalous citizen is the new Bill Clinton
# Scandal
# Scandal

Opinion: Rob Ford's mysterious popularity – why Canada’s most scandalous citizen is the new Bill Clinton

Jul 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 45 Views 15 Comments

Clinton’s dalliance with an intern now looks dull in comparison with the Toronto Mayor’s behaviour, but the dynamics of the two scandals have deeply polarised electorates in similar ways.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Toronto mayor heads back to work after rehab... but wants his office's locks changed
# Rob Ford
# Rob Ford

Toronto mayor heads back to work after rehab... but wants his office's locks changed

Jun 17th 2014, 6:33 PM 11,242 Views 11 Comments

The mayor’s drug abuse was first revealed last year when an alleged drug dealer tried to sell another video of him smoking crack to the media.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Dublin Bus investigates video of 'crack cocaine' being smoked on bus
# Firhouse
# Firhouse

Dublin Bus investigates video of 'crack cocaine' being smoked on bus

Mar 25th 2014, 12:53 PM 18,126 Views 73 Comments

The footage allegedly took place near Firhouse in the south of Dublin.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 3 January, 2014

Toronto 'crack mayor' Rob Ford files for re-election
# Canada
# Canada

Toronto 'crack mayor' Rob Ford files for re-election

Jan 3rd 2014, 1:56 PM 11,326 Views 36 Comments

Ford is as much as 8 per cent ahead of his nearest rival in opinion polls, despite admitting to having smoked crack cocaine.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 15 November, 2013

Rob Ford stripped of mayoral powers in Toronto
# Rob Ford
# Rob Ford

Rob Ford stripped of mayoral powers in Toronto

Nov 15th 2013, 6:10 PM 12,728 Views 20 Comments

City councillors voted overwhelmingly to limit Ford’s powers after a series of new allegations and lewd remarks this week.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

'Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine. Am I an addict? No.' - Toronto Mayor
# Crack Cocaine
# Crack Cocaine

'Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine. Am I an addict? No.' - Toronto Mayor

Nov 5th 2013, 7:28 PM 17,580 Views 53 Comments

Mayor Rob Ford wants the video of him smoking crack released. “I want everyone in the city to see the tape… I want to see the state I was in”

# crack-cocaine - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Crystal meth: The side effects of Breaking Bad in Ireland
# Breaking Bad
# Breaking Bad

Crystal meth: The side effects of Breaking Bad in Ireland

Jun 1st 2013, 7:45 AM 90,495 Views 98 Comments

“Crystal meth has ravaged whole communities in the US and the same is happening in Ireland,” said Fr Peter McVerry.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

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

Gardaí arrest 40 people in massive drugs operation

Nov 20th 2012, 7:17 AM 10,968 Views 54 Comments

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

# crack-cocaine - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Update: Man arrested after €500,000 drug seizure
# Drugs
# Drugs

Update: Man arrested after €500,000 drug seizure

Mar 10th 2012, 3:26 PM 3,930 Views 9 Comments

Crack cocaine, ecstasy and a large quantity of cash were discovered when gardaí raided a house in Finglas last night.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Gardaí arrest 25 people and seize ammunition, drugs and cash in Dublin
# Arrests
# Arrests

Gardaí arrest 25 people and seize ammunition, drugs and cash in Dublin

Mar 8th 2012, 5:35 PM 3,750 Views 20 Comments

The arrests and seizures are part of an ongoing operation focusing on drug dealers in the capital.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 17 December, 2010

20 due in court after major Garda drugs sting
# Drugs
# Drugs

20 due in court after major Garda drugs sting

Dec 17th 2010, 8:40 AM 316 Views 0 Comments

After 45 were arrested earlier this week in a major Garda drug bust, 20 will appear in courts in the Capital this morning.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 16 December, 2010

Dublin drugs crackdown results in 45 arrests over 48 hours
# Drugs
# Drugs

Dublin drugs crackdown results in 45 arrests over 48 hours

Dec 16th 2010, 8:55 PM 775 Views 0 Comments

45 people have been arrested in connection with the sale and supply of heroin and crack cocaine in the Dublin region.