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# crime - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Five arrests and 21 kilos of cocaine seized by UK police investigating 'NI crime group'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Five arrests and 21 kilos of cocaine seized by UK police investigating 'NI crime group'

Sep 12th 2020, 2:04 PM 18,377 Views 0 Comments

Four men based in Northern Ireland are suspected of being involved in the importation of drugs from the continent.

# crime - Thursday 10 September, 2020

The number of profiles on Ireland's DNA database doubled in 2019
# Forensics
# Forensics

The number of profiles on Ireland's DNA database doubled in 2019

Sep 10th 2020, 12:05 PM 10,894 Views 21 Comments

The database is regarded as one of the State’s most important tools for fighting crime.

# crime - Monday 7 September, 2020

Boy (15) in critical condition after being shot on way to school in England
# Suffolk
# Suffolk

Boy (15) in critical condition after being shot on way to school in England

Updated Sep 7th 2020, 9:00 PM 67,001 Views 10 Comments

The suspect, also a 15-year-old boy, is being questioned in police custody.

# crime - Friday 4 September, 2020

Man due in court after cocaine valued at over €250,000 seized from Dún Laoghaire apartment
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man due in court after cocaine valued at over €250,000 seized from Dún Laoghaire apartment

Updated Sep 4th 2020, 9:57 PM 44,016 Views 0 Comments

A man in his late 40s has been arrested following the search.

Man (40s) in critical condition after assault in Dublin's north inner city
# Seville Place
# Seville Place

Man (40s) in critical condition after assault in Dublin's north inner city

Sep 4th 2020, 6:56 PM 39,977 Views 8 Comments

The attack happened at around 2.50am on Wednesday morning

# crime - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Garda held handbrake to stop himself being thrown out of reversing car following high-speed chase
# Courts
# Courts

Garda held handbrake to stop himself being thrown out of reversing car following high-speed chase

Sep 1st 2020, 6:56 PM 36,912 Views 0 Comments

Garda Conor Murray said he was pulling a passenger from the car when it began reversing.

# crime - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Heroin smuggling gang operating in Ireland north and south and Lithuania targeted in Belfast raids
# Crime
# Crime

Heroin smuggling gang operating in Ireland north and south and Lithuania targeted in Belfast raids

Aug 27th 2020, 3:38 PM 23,130 Views 0 Comments

Three people were arrested in five searches yesterday.

# crime - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick
# Crime
# Crime

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick

Aug 19th 2020, 10:35 AM 16,230 Views 7 Comments

Two men and a woman were arrested by gardaí last night.

# crime - Monday 17 August, 2020

Two men injured in alleged racist assault in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Two men injured in alleged racist assault in Cork

Aug 17th 2020, 5:58 PM 42,105 Views 46 Comments

Martin Hong told RTÉ News that the attack involved a group of three people.

# crime - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Man (20s) receives 'serious injuries' during assault in south Dublin
# Sallynoggin
# Sallynoggin

Man (20s) receives 'serious injuries' during assault in south Dublin

Aug 16th 2020, 1:31 PM 50,486 Views 5 Comments

The assault happened at around 1.50am this morning in O’Rourke Park in Sallynoggin.

# crime - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Five males arrested and €70,000 in cash seized by gardaí in Dublin
# Money Laundering
# Money Laundering

Five males arrested and €70,000 in cash seized by gardaí in Dublin

Aug 15th 2020, 12:30 PM 43,299 Views 19 Comments

The males were arrested on suspicion of money laundering.

# crime - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Warning from gardaí after Dublin business conned out of €1.2m in invoice redirect fraud
# Fraud
# Fraud

Warning from gardaí after Dublin business conned out of €1.2m in invoice redirect fraud

Aug 13th 2020, 12:56 PM 47,958 Views 21 Comments

Police in Hong Kong assisted gardaí and managed to secure the money so it can be returned.

# crime - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Major Dublin drugs seizure recovers €441,000 of cocaine and cannabis
# Clonsilla
# Clonsilla

Major Dublin drugs seizure recovers €441,000 of cocaine and cannabis

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:10 PM 49,186 Views 38 Comments

Two men, aged in their 30s and 40s, have been arrested.

# crime - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Gardaí seize Glock pistol and loaded clip during search of car in Dublin
# Crime
# Crime

Gardaí seize Glock pistol and loaded clip during search of car in Dublin

Aug 1st 2020, 6:50 PM 36,958 Views 18 Comments

A man in his 20s is currently in custody.

Man dies after suspected assault in Rathangan, Co Kildare
# Crime
# Crime

Man dies after suspected assault in Rathangan, Co Kildare

Aug 1st 2020, 12:14 PM 53,716 Views 2 Comments

The man was found with serious injuries yesterday evening

# crime - Friday 31 July, 2020

Man (30s) arrested over international invoice redirection fraud
# Operation Joggle
# Operation Joggle

Man (30s) arrested over international invoice redirection fraud

Jul 31st 2020, 2:34 PM 12,328 Views 3 Comments

The man is the third person to be arrested as part of the operation

# crime - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Deirdre Morley sent forward for trial accused of murdering her three children
# Courts
# Courts

Deirdre Morley sent forward for trial accused of murdering her three children

Jul 28th 2020, 4:13 PM 76,252 Views 0 Comments

She has not yet indicated how she will plead.

# crime - Monday 27 July, 2020

Cash stolen in armed robbery at north Dublin post office
# Kilbarrack
# Kilbarrack

Cash stolen in armed robbery at north Dublin post office

Jul 27th 2020, 10:58 PM 27,515 Views 12 Comments

The raid happened at about 4.30pm.

# crime - Friday 24 July, 2020

'Significant outcome' in High Court for gardaí targeting organised crime in Louth
# Drogheda Feud
# Drogheda Feud

'Significant outcome' in High Court for gardaí targeting organised crime in Louth

Jul 24th 2020, 9:45 PM 29,082 Views 0 Comments

CAB is now the receiver for the sale of assets identified as connected to feud-related activity in Drogheda.

Derek Devoy jailed for 15 years over incident in which he assaulted garda and 'ran amok' with machine gun
# Courts
# Courts

Derek Devoy jailed for 15 years over incident in which he assaulted garda and 'ran amok' with machine gun

Jul 24th 2020, 2:01 PM 26,862 Views 29 Comments

A judge said it was an “appalling” act and “dangerous beyond belief”.

# crime - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Donald Trump sending ‘surge’ of federal agents into US cities
# United States
# United States

Donald Trump sending ‘surge’ of federal agents into US cities

Jul 22nd 2020, 10:36 PM 42,556 Views 77 Comments

Hundreds have already been sent to Kansas City to help quell violence.

Last year's court cases: 75% increase in medical negligence awards, and 30% decrease in asylum cases
# Courts
# Courts

Last year's court cases: 75% increase in medical negligence awards, and 30% decrease in asylum cases

Jul 22nd 2020, 12:01 PM 11,286 Views 8 Comments

The Chief Justice presented the 2019 Annual Report of the Courts Service to the Minister for Justice Helen McEntee today.

Man charged with attempted knifepoint car hijacking in Cork city
# Grand Parade
# Grand Parade

Man charged with attempted knifepoint car hijacking in Cork city

Jul 22nd 2020, 9:00 AM 13,686 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at 7pm on Monday evening.

# crime - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Woman (20s) arrested in connection with Limerick shooting
# Crime
# Crime

Woman (20s) arrested in connection with Limerick shooting

Jul 21st 2020, 10:28 AM 12,968 Views 2 Comments

The shooting happened in the Castle Street area of Limerick city on 11 June.

# crime - Monday 20 July, 2020

Man sentenced to 12 years for daily rape and sexual abuse of step-daughter
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced to 12 years for daily rape and sexual abuse of step-daughter

Jul 20th 2020, 5:06 PM 68,694 Views 0 Comments

The man told gardaí that he had abused the girl 120 times or more.

# crime - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Boy due in court after girl assaulted in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Boy due in court after girl assaulted in Dublin

Jul 18th 2020, 9:54 AM 74,884 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened on Muskerry Road in Ballyfermot yesterday morning.

Two arrested after €55,000 worth of cocaine seized in Cork city
# Ballincollig
# Ballincollig

Two arrested after €55,000 worth of cocaine seized in Cork city

Jul 18th 2020, 8:10 AM 16,812 Views 4 Comments

It followed the detection of a drug transaction in the Ballincollig area yesterday evening.

# crime - Friday 17 July, 2020

Two more men charged with involvement in attempted murder of James 'Mago' Gately
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Two more men charged with involvement in attempted murder of James 'Mago' Gately

Jul 17th 2020, 9:29 PM 20,172 Views 0 Comments

The men were charged at the Special Criminal Court.

Man charged after €30,000 worth of drugs and stolen jeep found at house in Wicklow
# Bray
# Bray

Man charged after €30,000 worth of drugs and stolen jeep found at house in Wicklow

Updated Jul 17th 2020, 4:48 PM 27,983 Views 20 Comments

Gardaí searched the house after the jeep, which had been reported stolen, was identified.

Machine guns and ammunition seized by gardaí during Dublin raid
# Crime
# Crime

Machine guns and ammunition seized by gardaí during Dublin raid

Jul 17th 2020, 8:14 AM 22,144 Views 6 Comments

The search was carried out at a premises in the north inner city.

The Criminal Assets Bureau has returned almost €10 million to the taxpayer since 2018
# Proceeds Of Crime
# Proceeds Of Crime

The Criminal Assets Bureau has returned almost €10 million to the taxpayer since 2018

Jul 17th 2020, 6:10 AM 11,863 Views 23 Comments

Over €5 million has come from Revenue investigations with CAB.

# crime - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Two men charged over attempted robbery at Westmeath restaurant
# Castlepollard
# Castlepollard

Two men charged over attempted robbery at Westmeath restaurant

Jul 16th 2020, 10:37 AM 14,616 Views 0 Comments

The men were arrested a short time after the incident.

# crime - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Man (30s) arrested after €73,000 worth of cannabis seized at property in Dublin
# Malahide
# Malahide

Man (30s) arrested after €73,000 worth of cannabis seized at property in Dublin

Jul 15th 2020, 10:19 AM 23,367 Views 31 Comments

The seizure was made following a search at around 1.30pm yesterday.

# crime - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Gardaí arrest man over attempted armed robbery at Limerick pharmacy
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí arrest man over attempted armed robbery at Limerick pharmacy

Jul 14th 2020, 9:26 AM 16,918 Views 6 Comments

The man, who was armed with a penknife, demanded staff hand over drugs.

Man jailed for four years over sexual assault and rape of his younger sister
# Connacht
# Connacht

Man jailed for four years over sexual assault and rape of his younger sister

Jul 14th 2020, 6:05 AM 32,295 Views 0 Comments

Two more brothers have had their sentencing deferred to next January.

# crime - Monday 13 July, 2020

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children
# Courts
# Courts

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children

Jul 13th 2020, 5:04 PM 31,223 Views 0 Comments

One of the men is also charged with inappropriately administering medication to one of the alleged victims.

Gardaí warn young people not to allow themselves to be used as 'money mules'
# Money Laundering
# Money Laundering

Gardaí warn young people not to allow themselves to be used as 'money mules'

Jul 13th 2020, 4:12 PM 20,625 Views 8 Comments

The warning follows the arrest of a man in his early 20s in West Cork last week.

# crime - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Two arrested for conspiracy to defraud in relation to 2016 road collision
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two arrested for conspiracy to defraud in relation to 2016 road collision

Jul 9th 2020, 5:12 PM 27,710 Views 37 Comments

The man and woman were arrested at their home this morning.

# crime - Monday 6 July, 2020

Man (20s) hospitalised after hammer attack in north Belfast
# Burglary
# Burglary

Man (20s) hospitalised after hammer attack in north Belfast

Jul 6th 2020, 11:56 AM 7,244 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened in the Forthriver Crescent area last night.

# crime - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

William Eagers charged with murder of his wife Jean Eagers
# Courts
# Courts

William Eagers charged with murder of his wife Jean Eagers

Jul 1st 2020, 6:32 PM 34,996 Views 0 Comments

The 60-year-old also faces a charge of producing a samurai sword.