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# crime - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Man (40) appears in court in connection with fatal shooting of Michael Tormey
# Courts
# Courts

Man (40) appears in court in connection with fatal shooting of Michael Tormey

Jan 19th 2022, 12:15 PM 17,792 Views 0 Comments

The 49 year-old victim was shot dead earlier this month.

# crime - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Man and woman arrested in connection to fatal shooting of Michael Tormey in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man and woman arrested in connection to fatal shooting of Michael Tormey in Ballyfermot

Jan 13th 2022, 6:53 PM 41,665 Views 0 Comments

The pair are being held in garda stations in west Dublin.

# crime - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Witness appeal after teenage girl assaulted in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Witness appeal after teenage girl assaulted in Dublin

Updated Jan 2nd 2022, 7:59 PM 56,544 Views 19 Comments

No arrests have been made at this stage of the investigation.

# crime - Saturday 25 December, 2021

Woman left in 'serious' condition following stabbing in Cork
# Banteer
# Banteer

Woman left in 'serious' condition following stabbing in Cork

Dec 25th 2021, 8:22 PM 52,681 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened before 4.30pm.

# crime - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

72% increase in fraud crimes this year driven by attempts to obtain personal information
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

72% increase in fraud crimes this year driven by attempts to obtain personal information

Dec 21st 2021, 3:03 PM 5,833 Views 2 Comments

Sexual offences rose this year by 10%, while other crimes such as burglary, theft and robbery decreased.

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Conservative MP David Amess
# London
# London

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Conservative MP David Amess

Dec 21st 2021, 2:17 PM 10,503 Views 0 Comments

Ali Harbi Ali is accused of murdering the MP for Southend West in October.

Man (40s) arrested in Donegal over €20 million property registration fraud
# Milford
# Milford

Man (40s) arrested in Donegal over €20 million property registration fraud

Dec 21st 2021, 11:38 AM 30,099 Views 8 Comments

The alleged fraud involves the removal of mortgage charges from 12 properties.

# crime - Monday 20 December, 2021

Nine due in court after the anti-drugs Operation Tara in Wicklow
# Bray District Court
# Bray District Court

Nine due in court after the anti-drugs Operation Tara in Wicklow

Dec 20th 2021, 9:01 AM 22,133 Views 0 Comments

26 locations in Wicklow were search over four days between 30 November and 3 December.

# crime - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

Two arrested after seizure of more than €1.3 million worth of cannabis in Dublin
# Crime
# Crime

Two arrested after seizure of more than €1.3 million worth of cannabis in Dublin

Nov 30th 2021, 11:39 AM 16,178 Views 14 Comments

It follows garda searches of properties in the capital last night.

# crime - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Man sent forward for trial accused of launching firework at gardaí during Covid protest
# Courts
# Courts

Man sent forward for trial accused of launching firework at gardaí during Covid protest

Nov 25th 2021, 2:46 PM 10,950 Views 0 Comments

The allegations relate to a protest on 27 February this year.

# crime - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Man charged after discovery of cannabis growhouse in Sligo
# Sligo
# Sligo

Man charged after discovery of cannabis growhouse in Sligo

Updated Nov 21st 2021, 3:35 PM 32,194 Views 21 Comments

Cannabis plants and a quantity of cannabis herb were seized.

# crime - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

New legislation will allow for electronic monitoring of sex offenders
# Crime
# Crime

New legislation will allow for electronic monitoring of sex offenders

Nov 10th 2021, 8:16 AM 13,376 Views 38 Comments

The new bill published by the Justice Minister also gives additional powers to gardaí.

# crime - 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 21,390 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.

# crime - Monday 25 October, 2021

Man to appear in court following the seizure of €460k worth of cannabis in Carlow
# Carlow
# Carlow

Man to appear in court following the seizure of €460k worth of cannabis in Carlow

Oct 25th 2021, 1:53 PM 13,458 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested by gardaí on Saturday.

# crime - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

'Smurf' the latest Colombian football star implicated in cocaine crime
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

'Smurf' the latest Colombian football star implicated in cocaine crime

Oct 6th 2021, 11:38 AM 9,420 Views 0 Comments

Anthony de Avila represented his country at both the 1994 and 1998 World Cups.

# crime - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

15% increase in contacts made to Crime Victims Helpline in 2020 compared to previous year
# Crime
# Crime

15% increase in contacts made to Crime Victims Helpline in 2020 compared to previous year

Oct 5th 2021, 3:55 PM 3,556 Views 1 Comment

That’s according to the CVH’s 2020 annual report launched today.

# crime - Monday 4 October, 2021

Men charged after gardaí intercept vehicle and seize cash and cars
# Swords
# Swords

Men charged after gardaí intercept vehicle and seize cash and cars

Oct 4th 2021, 7:05 AM 21,665 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí seized over €130,000 in cash, two Audi cars and a Rolex watch.

# crime - Friday 1 October, 2021

Gardaí arrest woman as part of probe into international fraud gang
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí arrest woman as part of probe into international fraud gang

Oct 1st 2021, 2:18 PM 20,176 Views 0 Comments

The woman is detained under anti-crime gang legislation and can be detained for seven days.

# crime - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Man in serious condition following Waterford assault
# Waterford
# Waterford

Man in serious condition following Waterford assault

Sep 23rd 2021, 11:05 AM 15,072 Views 0 Comments

The victim was attacked in the Hanover Street area at 9pm last night.

Two arrested in connection with burglaries after stolen van intercepted on outskirts of Dublin
# Swords
# Swords

Two arrested in connection with burglaries after stolen van intercepted on outskirts of Dublin

Sep 23rd 2021, 9:55 AM 19,681 Views 9 Comments

The thefts happened in Ardee and Swords last night.

# crime - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Man charged with murder of mother and three children in Derbyshire
# England
# England

Man charged with murder of mother and three children in Derbyshire

Sep 22nd 2021, 10:03 AM 21,736 Views 0 Comments

Damien Bendall was charged with four counts of murder on Tuesday.

# crime - Saturday 18 September, 2021

New York millionaire Robert Durst guilty of best friend’s murder
# America
# America

New York millionaire Robert Durst guilty of best friend’s murder

Sep 18th 2021, 7:45 AM 84,573 Views 14 Comments

The 78-year-old Durst will appeal against the conviction, which carries a mandatory life sentence.

# crime - Sunday 5 September, 2021

Garda operation targets gang behind HSE cyber attack
# Crime
# Crime

Garda operation targets gang behind HSE cyber attack

Sep 5th 2021, 12:19 PM 28,947 Views 27 Comments

A garda spokesman said the operation had “directly prevented” other ransomware attacks across the world.

# crime - Friday 3 September, 2021

Man due in court in connection with fatal shooting of teenager Conor O'Brien
# Enfield
# Enfield

Man due in court in connection with fatal shooting of teenager Conor O'Brien

Sep 3rd 2021, 8:20 AM 18,327 Views 0 Comments

The teenager was found dead last Friday.

# crime - Friday 13 August, 2021

From street gang thief to one of Europe's most wanted - the life of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch
# Profile
# Profile

From street gang thief to one of Europe's most wanted - the life of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch

Aug 13th 2021, 5:45 PM 62,712 Views 0 Comments
  • The arrest of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch is the latest chapter in a life spent running from the law.
  • He began his criminal career in a street gang known as the Bugsy Malones.
  • He made a multi-million euro settlement following a High Court action by CAB, and later vanished from Ireland in 2016.

# crime - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Gardaí launch investigation as man seriously injured in Coolock shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Gardaí launch investigation as man seriously injured in Coolock shooting

Aug 12th 2021, 3:11 PM 27,152 Views 0 Comments

Investigators believe the man was injured sometime after 9pm last night.

# crime - Monday 9 August, 2021

Two women arrested following stabbing of a man in Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Two women arrested following stabbing of a man in Limerick

Aug 9th 2021, 4:20 PM 17,386 Views 0 Comments

The man was found on a road way in Moyross in the early hours of the Sunday morning.

# crime - Friday 30 July, 2021

Senior Kinahan lieutenant 'Mr Nobody' jailed for seven years for laundering cash
# Courts
# Courts

Senior Kinahan lieutenant 'Mr Nobody' jailed for seven years for laundering cash

Jul 30th 2021, 11:21 PM 21,587 Views 0 Comments

His wife and former “mistress” also received suspended sentences.

# crime - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Man arrested as gardaí and Revenue seize €44,000 worth of drugs
# Drug Crime
# Drug Crime

Man arrested as gardaí and Revenue seize €44,000 worth of drugs

Jul 29th 2021, 10:49 PM 21,815 Views 8 Comments

Officers seized MDMA, ecstasy tablets and cannabis plants.

Commissioner says hundreds of crimes not investigated due to 999 call cancellations
# Emergency
# Emergency

Commissioner says hundreds of crimes not investigated due to 999 call cancellations

Jul 29th 2021, 8:04 PM 16,105 Views 23 Comments

Almost 2,800 calls, with many relating to domestic abuse, were incorrectly cancelled.

Lifelong criminal Trevor Byrne to serve 17 years for firearms offences, armed robbery and hijacking
# Courts
# Courts

Lifelong criminal Trevor Byrne to serve 17 years for firearms offences, armed robbery and hijacking

Jul 29th 2021, 4:23 PM 18,794 Views 14 Comments

Byrne left his phone at the scene of a robbery at a bookmakers.

# crime - Friday 23 July, 2021

Man jailed for eight years over death of 'vulnerable pensioner' in house fire
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man jailed for eight years over death of 'vulnerable pensioner' in house fire

Jul 23rd 2021, 12:12 PM 10,679 Views 13 Comments

The man was 16 at the time of the offence.

# crime - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

'Don't suffer in silence': Gardaí launch online system for reporting hate crime
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

'Don't suffer in silence': Gardaí launch online system for reporting hate crime

Jul 21st 2021, 3:30 PM 7,201 Views 9 Comments

Gardai said hate crime is significantly under reported in Ireland.

# crime - Friday 16 July, 2021

Dutch Customs find €225m of cocaine hidden inside a shipment of banana puree
# That's Bananas
# That's Bananas

Dutch Customs find €225m of cocaine hidden inside a shipment of banana puree

Jul 16th 2021, 3:42 PM 27,095 Views 20 Comments

It is the latest cocaine seizure associated with banana products, including in Ireland, on shipping destined for Rotterdam.

# crime - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Gardaí carry out searches across Munster targeting alleged criminals involved in burglaries
# Munster
# Munster

Gardaí carry out searches across Munster targeting alleged criminals involved in burglaries

Jul 15th 2021, 10:20 PM 27,647 Views 10 Comments

Searches took place at 17 locations in Counties Tipperary, Clare, Limerick and Cork.

# crime - Wednesday 7 July, 2021

Who is Peter R de Vries? 'Fearless' crime journalist shot in Amsterdam
# Dutch Underworld
# Dutch Underworld

Who is Peter R de Vries? 'Fearless' crime journalist shot in Amsterdam

Jul 7th 2021, 12:23 PM 14,838 Views 5 Comments

The shooting is understood to be linked to de Vries’ work on exposing mobsters and drug lords.

# crime - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Father who sexually abused daughter defiled three underage girls after leaving the family home
# Trial
# Trial

Father who sexually abused daughter defiled three underage girls after leaving the family home

Jul 6th 2021, 4:17 PM 40,740 Views 0 Comments

The judge praised the young woman for her “courage, tenacity and composure”.

# crime - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Gardaí believe that Irish financial institutions could be at risk from an international crime gang
# Banks And Organised Crime
# Banks And Organised Crime

Gardaí believe that Irish financial institutions could be at risk from an international crime gang

Jul 1st 2021, 12:05 AM 31,836 Views 0 Comments

Garda detectives have arrested people working in banks for suspected fraud offences.

# crime - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

From Korea to Kerry: Gardaí reveal massive international fraud with a 'significant footprint' in Ireland
# Economic Crime
# Economic Crime

From Korea to Kerry: Gardaí reveal massive international fraud with a 'significant footprint' in Ireland

Jun 29th 2021, 6:30 AM 49,052 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí say that Ireland is a target for international organised fraud gangs.

# crime - Monday 21 June, 2021

Man arrested after fatal assault at Dublin house overnight
# Firhouse
# Firhouse

Man arrested after fatal assault at Dublin house overnight

Jun 21st 2021, 7:59 AM 33,491 Views 1 Comment

A man in his 60s was pronounced dead shortly after midnight.

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