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# crime - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Man charged with alleged hammer robbery of French bulldog
# Crime
# Crime

Man charged with alleged hammer robbery of French bulldog

Apr 20th 2021, 9:11 AM 30,604 Views 0 Comments

Owner Denis McCarthy was walking his dog Rocco when he was allegedly attacked by a hammer wielding robber.

Ghislaine Maxwell in third bid for bail as she awaits trial on sex trafficking charges
# Crime
# Crime

Ghislaine Maxwell in third bid for bail as she awaits trial on sex trafficking charges

Apr 20th 2021, 7:16 AM 11,436 Views 0 Comments

Maxwell’s trial on charges alleging she recruited and groomed teenage girls to provide sexual massages to Jeffrey Epstein is set to begin on July 12.

# crime - Monday 19 April, 2021

Man charged over fatal stabbing of Jennifer Poole in Dublin
# Finglas
# Finglas

Man charged over fatal stabbing of Jennifer Poole in Dublin

Apr 19th 2021, 11:45 AM 67,244 Views 0 Comments

She was killed at a property in Finglas on Saturday.

Man (30s) arrested in connection with murder of garda Adrian Donohoe
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

Man (30s) arrested in connection with murder of garda Adrian Donohoe

Apr 19th 2021, 9:54 AM 20,423 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested in the Dundalk area this morning.

# crime - Friday 16 April, 2021

Driver ejected from taxi on motorway after late-night taxi hijacking in Galway
# Bothar Na DTreabh
# Bothar Na DTreabh

Driver ejected from taxi on motorway after late-night taxi hijacking in Galway

Updated Apr 16th 2021, 6:10 PM 40,431 Views 0 Comments

Two men have been charged and will appear before Galway District Court this evening.

Gardaí find suspected cannabis growhouse inside converted horsebox in Tipperary
# Ready To Roll
# Ready To Roll

Gardaí find suspected cannabis growhouse inside converted horsebox in Tipperary

Apr 16th 2021, 3:11 PM 26,024 Views 44 Comments

The drugs were allegedly found inside a fully kitted-out horse transporter on land near Thurles.

# crime - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Judge takes hearing of man charged with ‘carrying axe’ near Buckingham Palace to court cell
# Axe
# Axe

Judge takes hearing of man charged with ‘carrying axe’ near Buckingham Palace to court cell

Updated Apr 15th 2021, 5:38 PM 19,378 Views 0 Comments

Defence barrister Eleazar Anyene said the defendant “refused to come out” of his cell.

Man arrested by gardaí investigating disappearance of William Delaney has been released
# Murder
# Murder

Man arrested by gardaí investigating disappearance of William Delaney has been released

Apr 15th 2021, 1:23 PM 20,516 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have been assisted by the Defence Forces in searches for the missing man.

Woman arrested as gardaí seize cannabis in Dublin search operation
# Crime
# Crime

Woman arrested as gardaí seize cannabis in Dublin search operation

Apr 15th 2021, 9:07 AM 13,900 Views 0 Comments

The search took place under Operation Tara which targets people involved in drug dealing and organised crime.

# crime - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Eight people, including a teenager, arrested by gardaí investigating the murder of a man in Kildare
# Murder
# Murder

Eight people, including a teenager, arrested by gardaí investigating the murder of a man in Kildare

Apr 14th 2021, 2:46 PM 14,359 Views 0 Comments

Father of two Mark Loughlin died following an assault in the Allenwood South area of Kildare.

Gardaí investigating after shots fired at house in Dublin
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Gardaí investigating after shots fired at house in Dublin

Apr 14th 2021, 8:14 AM 28,869 Views 9 Comments

The incident happened on Margaret Kennedy Road yesterday.

# crime - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Teenage boy guilty of attacks on girls as they walked to school in London
# Crime
# Crime

Teenage boy guilty of attacks on girls as they walked to school in London

Apr 13th 2021, 2:42 PM 22,530 Views 0 Comments

The boy attacked two teenage girls during his spree and was also linked to other attacks in 2019 and 2020.

Gardaí upgrade investigation into fatal Newbridge stabbing to murder inquiry
# Kildare
# Kildare

Gardaí upgrade investigation into fatal Newbridge stabbing to murder inquiry

Apr 13th 2021, 2:05 PM 8,807 Views 0 Comments

The victim was attacked at 7.30pm on Wednesday last week.

# crime - Monday 12 April, 2021

Mother accused of murdering three children in January 2020 to go on trial next month
# Courts
# Courts

Mother accused of murdering three children in January 2020 to go on trial next month

Apr 12th 2021, 1:20 PM 35,948 Views 0 Comments

The woman cannot be named for legal reasons.

Gardaí intervene to stop Limerick stabbing 'due to imminent threat to life'
# Limerick City
# Limerick City

Gardaí intervene to stop Limerick stabbing 'due to imminent threat to life'

Apr 12th 2021, 12:12 PM 28,868 Views 0 Comments

“There was literally no time to draw weapons,” a source said.

# crime - Friday 9 April, 2021

Garda injured as she was dragged for 100 feet by a speeding car
# Crime
# Crime

Garda injured as she was dragged for 100 feet by a speeding car

Apr 9th 2021, 12:27 PM 35,890 Views 25 Comments

The garda, who is attached to a drugs unit, was taken to Cork University Hospital where she continues to receive treatment for injuries.

# crime - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Man charged with attempted robbery of Cork city off-licence with syringe
# Cork
# Cork

Man charged with attempted robbery of Cork city off-licence with syringe

Apr 1st 2021, 9:34 AM 13,717 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened on Douglas Street last Sunday.

# crime - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Three arrested over robbery of cash-in-transit employee in Limerick
# Annacotty
# Annacotty

Three arrested over robbery of cash-in-transit employee in Limerick

Mar 31st 2021, 9:12 AM 18,546 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in Annacotty on 15 January.

# crime - Saturday 27 March, 2021

'Crack cocaine and heroin sales are astronomical': Oliver Bond residents 'living in fear'
# Dublin
# Dublin

'Crack cocaine and heroin sales are astronomical': Oliver Bond residents 'living in fear'

Mar 27th 2021, 8:00 AM 50,711 Views 0 Comments

Drug-dealing has been an issue at the Dublin flat complex for many years, but residents say the situation is getting worse.

# crime - Monday 8 March, 2021

Two arrested after pharmacy in Cork robbed at knifepoint
# Douglas
# Douglas

Two arrested after pharmacy in Cork robbed at knifepoint

Mar 8th 2021, 10:00 AM 16,168 Views 0 Comments

The robbery occurred at around 10pm on Saturday night.

# crime - Friday 5 March, 2021

Gardaí probe 'unexplained circumstances' of death of a man found in north Dublin bedroom
# Lusk
# Lusk

Gardaí probe 'unexplained circumstances' of death of a man found in north Dublin bedroom

Mar 5th 2021, 4:40 PM 28,666 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 50s was found dead in Lusk on Wednesday evening.

# crime - Friday 26 February, 2021

Third body found following Garda search connected to deaths of two brothers in Mitchelstown
# Cork
# Cork

Third body found following Garda search connected to deaths of two brothers in Mitchelstown

Updated Feb 26th 2021, 5:00 PM 275,980 Views 0 Comments

The house in Mitchelstown has been sealed off and an investigation is continuing.

# crime - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Germany and Belgium seize 23 tonnes of cocaine in record European haul
# Drugs Bust
# Drugs Bust

Germany and Belgium seize 23 tonnes of cocaine in record European haul

Feb 24th 2021, 2:29 PM 34,036 Views 37 Comments

Dutch police said the drugs were bound for a destination in the Netherlands.

Two men appear in court over €200,000 cannabis seizure
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men appear in court over €200,000 cannabis seizure

Feb 24th 2021, 12:47 PM 12,397 Views 0 Comments

The two were arrested yesterday following searches in Dublin and Meath.

# crime - Monday 15 February, 2021

Revenue seize three million illegal cigarettes at Rosslare port
# Contraband
# Contraband

Revenue seize three million illegal cigarettes at Rosslare port

Feb 15th 2021, 8:14 PM 15,248 Views 32 Comments

The cigarettes were discovered in a lorry which had arrived from France.

Man (30s) arrested after almost €125,000 worth of cocaine and medical heroin seized in Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man (30s) arrested after almost €125,000 worth of cocaine and medical heroin seized in Dublin

Feb 15th 2021, 2:34 PM 17,394 Views 20 Comments

Gardaí discovered the drugs in Clondalkin earlier today.

# crime - Friday 12 February, 2021

Man fatally shot in Ballymun named locally as Paddy Lyons
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man fatally shot in Ballymun named locally as Paddy Lyons

Feb 12th 2021, 9:17 AM 45,781 Views 9 Comments

The victim, who was in his 40s, was killed after being shot in Ballymun last night.

# crime - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Man due in court charged with alleged sexual assault in Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Man due in court charged with alleged sexual assault in Dublin

Feb 11th 2021, 11:48 AM 27,233 Views 0 Comments

The victim was out running when she was attacked.

Neale Richmond: To tackle knife crime we should take our cues from Scotland
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Neale Richmond: To tackle knife crime we should take our cues from Scotland

Feb 11th 2021, 7:39 AM 16,001 Views 23 Comments

The Fine Gael TD says we should look to Scotland and how they handled a surge in knife crime if we are to tackle our knife problem here.

# crime - Monday 8 February, 2021

'I am not a part of a criminal gang' Daniel Kinahan insists, as pressure mounts in wake of BBC documentary
# Statement
# Statement

'I am not a part of a criminal gang' Daniel Kinahan insists, as pressure mounts in wake of BBC documentary

Feb 8th 2021, 12:32 PM 96,435 Views 0 Comments

Kinahan repeatedly claims he has done nothing wrong.

# crime - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Belfast murder victim was targeted in 'ruthless attack' as he sat in his car
# Belfast
# Belfast

Belfast murder victim was targeted in 'ruthless attack' as he sat in his car

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:27 PM 22,592 Views 21 Comments

Police are examining dissident republicans as one line of inquiry.

Two members of Romanian crime gang jailed for making and using fake credit cards in Dublin shops
# Courts
# Courts

Two members of Romanian crime gang jailed for making and using fake credit cards in Dublin shops

Feb 3rd 2021, 12:33 PM 23,510 Views 51 Comments

Dublin Circuit Criminal Court heard details an extensive skimming operation in the UK.

# crime - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Mother banned from identifying murdered son (11) calls on minister to change law on naming children killed in criminal circumstances
# Court Ruling
# Court Ruling

Mother banned from identifying murdered son (11) calls on minister to change law on naming children killed in criminal circumstances

Jan 31st 2021, 7:25 PM 50,744 Views 0 Comments

“I’m proud of my son, I want to be able to tell the world about him.”

# crime - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Child offenders are still slipping through cracks of juvenile diversion scheme to commit serious offences
# Youth Crime
# Youth Crime

Child offenders are still slipping through cracks of juvenile diversion scheme to commit serious offences

Jan 30th 2021, 7:30 AM 10,877 Views 0 Comments

The scheme had been overhauled after major problems with it became public in 2019.

# crime - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Man (30s) taken to hospital after stabbing in Dublin
# Seville Place
# Seville Place

Man (30s) taken to hospital after stabbing in Dublin

Jan 28th 2021, 6:19 PM 48,256 Views 33 Comments

The victim was attacked at Seville Place at around 4.30pm.

# crime - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

'Seen as criminals first, children second': 1,000 children in Ireland involved with criminal networks
# Criminality
# Criminality

'Seen as criminals first, children second': 1,000 children in Ireland involved with criminal networks

Jan 27th 2021, 4:46 PM 14,161 Views 13 Comments

A new initiative will be piloted at two locations to intervene in situations where children are being drawn into criminality by adults.

# crime - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Deserted Dublin streets lead to outreach problems and concerns about anti-social behaviour
# In Lockdown
# In Lockdown

Deserted Dublin streets lead to outreach problems and concerns about anti-social behaviour

Jan 23rd 2021, 10:31 AM 61,698 Views 46 Comments

The problem is one that’s been raised consistently by outreach workers.

# crime - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Man jailed after assault that led victim to drop out of college
# Crime
# Crime

Man jailed after assault that led victim to drop out of college

Jan 19th 2021, 2:56 PM 29,307 Views 0 Comments

The victim was punched as he was leaving a fast food restaurant in 2017.

# crime - Sunday 17 January, 2021

'We can't just say it's too difficult': Could criminal investigations into Ireland's mother and baby homes happen?
# Legal Questions
# Legal Questions

'We can't just say it's too difficult': Could criminal investigations into Ireland's mother and baby homes happen?

Jan 17th 2021, 12:05 AM 24,702 Views 43 Comments

There have been calls for investigations following the publication of a long-awaited report this week.

# crime - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Man due in court accused of threatening woman with knife during Dublin car-jacking
# East Wall
# East Wall

Man due in court accused of threatening woman with knife during Dublin car-jacking

Jan 5th 2021, 11:05 AM 22,998 Views 0 Comments

A woman was approached outside a garage yesterday morning.