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# crime - Thursday 26 November, 2020

Man (60s) arrested at garda checkpoint in connection with attempted robbery of Donegal post office
# Clonmany
# Clonmany

Man (60s) arrested at garda checkpoint in connection with attempted robbery of Donegal post office

Nov 26th 2020, 2:32 PM 10,068 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened shortly after 5pm on 11 November in the town of Clonmany.

Man due in court over robbery of shop in Dublin city yesterday
# Moore Street
# Moore Street

Man due in court over robbery of shop in Dublin city yesterday

Nov 26th 2020, 8:59 AM 22,512 Views 0 Comments

The theft occurred on Moore Street yesterday morning.

# crime - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Garda probe into missing DNA samples finds 489 outstanding cases
# Policing Authority
# Policing Authority

Garda probe into missing DNA samples finds 489 outstanding cases

Nov 25th 2020, 8:26 PM 25,948 Views 9 Comments

Drew Harris said there is a “small risk” that some of these individuals have engaged in other crimes.

# crime - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Man and woman assaulted in Dublin burglary as assailants escape in white van
# Aggravated Burglary
# Aggravated Burglary

Man and woman assaulted in Dublin burglary as assailants escape in white van

Nov 22nd 2020, 6:49 PM 107,770 Views 14 Comments

The man and woman were taken to St James’ Hospital.

Gardaí seize drugs and ammunition in searches in Sligo and Cork
# Crime
# Crime

Gardaí seize drugs and ammunition in searches in Sligo and Cork

Nov 22nd 2020, 5:14 PM 34,123 Views 0 Comments

A man is due in court this evening in connection with the Cork seizure.

# crime - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Dublin man (21) jailed for role in online theft of more than $2 million worth of Bitcoin
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man (21) jailed for role in online theft of more than $2 million worth of Bitcoin

Nov 17th 2020, 6:48 PM 38,095 Views 30 Comments

Conor Freeman was jailed for just under three years today.

# crime - Monday 16 November, 2020

Teenager given seven-and-a-half years for fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Azzam Raguragui
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager given seven-and-a-half years for fatal stabbing of 18-year-old Azzam Raguragui

Nov 16th 2020, 6:08 PM 34,607 Views 0 Comments

Azzam Raguragui (18) died after suffering five stab wounds on 10 May 2019.

# crime - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Ian Bailey appears in court on charges related to possession of cannabis and drug-driving
# Courts
# Courts

Ian Bailey appears in court on charges related to possession of cannabis and drug-driving

Nov 12th 2020, 7:22 PM 44,267 Views 0 Comments

The 63-year-old faces four charges following his arrest last year.

Designer clothes, €5,800 in cash and documents seized in Carlow and Dublin
# CAB
# CAB

Designer clothes, €5,800 in cash and documents seized in Carlow and Dublin

Nov 12th 2020, 12:16 PM 17,869 Views 4 Comments

A small quantity of cocaine and cannabis was found during a search in Co Carlow.

# crime - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Man (26) pleads guilty to murdering three men in Reading park knife attack
# Old Bailey
# Old Bailey

Man (26) pleads guilty to murdering three men in Reading park knife attack

Nov 11th 2020, 7:11 PM 23,438 Views 0 Comments

James Furlong, aged 36, David Wails, aged 49, and Joseph Ritchie-Bennett, aged 39, all died in the attack on 20 June.

# crime - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Two teenagers charged with rape of female in Dublin last year
# Courts
# Courts

Two teenagers charged with rape of female in Dublin last year

Nov 10th 2020, 5:38 PM 53,252 Views 0 Comments

The pair are accused of rape of the same female on a date in April 2019.

Garda arrested after crashing official car in suspected drink-driving incident
# Meath
# Meath

Garda arrested after crashing official car in suspected drink-driving incident

Nov 10th 2020, 5:18 PM 49,270 Views 29 Comments

The incident happened on the M3 in Meath yesterday morning.

Man (60) accused of murdering wife in samurai sword attack remanded in further custody
# Jean Eagers
# Jean Eagers

Man (60) accused of murdering wife in samurai sword attack remanded in further custody

Nov 10th 2020, 3:20 PM 33,802 Views 0 Comments

Jean Eagers died during the incident at her house in June.

# crime - Monday 9 November, 2020

Man (20s) charged with armed robbery of service station in Dublin
# Inchicore
# Inchicore

Man (20s) charged with armed robbery of service station in Dublin

Nov 9th 2020, 10:28 PM 23,208 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in the Tyrconnell Road area on 30 October.

Man (47) appears in court over brother's murder at their home in Dublin
# Phibsborough
# Phibsborough

Man (47) appears in court over brother's murder at their home in Dublin

Nov 9th 2020, 3:07 PM 21,212 Views 0 Comments

Gary Murtagh appeared before Dublin District Court today.

# crime - Friday 6 November, 2020

Dublin man sentenced to life in prison for murder of homeless man at Tallaght park
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man sentenced to life in prison for murder of homeless man at Tallaght park

Updated Nov 6th 2020, 1:55 PM 25,764 Views 14 Comments

Philip Dunbar had pleaded not guilty to the murder of Adam Muldoon, who died after being stabbed 183 times in June 2018.

# crime - Monday 2 November, 2020

British gunman jailed for life for murder of Michael Barr
# Dublin
# Dublin

British gunman jailed for life for murder of Michael Barr

Updated Nov 2nd 2020, 5:18 PM 34,493 Views 4 Comments

Michael Barr was killed at the Sunset House pub in Dublin’s north inner city in 2016.

# crime - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Over €1 million in drugs and cash seized by gardaí in Tipperary
# Thurles
# Thurles

Over €1 million in drugs and cash seized by gardaí in Tipperary

Oct 31st 2020, 4:14 PM 26,305 Views 0 Comments

A search was carried out last night near Thurles.

# crime - Friday 30 October, 2020

Man who raped ex-partner jailed for six years
# Clare
# Clare

Man who raped ex-partner jailed for six years

Oct 30th 2020, 4:28 PM 34,309 Views 15 Comments

A detective garda gave evidence that the man was becoming increasingly paranoid in the days prior to the offences.

# crime - Monday 26 October, 2020

Two men due in court to face charges over Swords shooting
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men due in court to face charges over Swords shooting

Oct 26th 2020, 8:12 AM 34,735 Views 0 Comments

The shooting occurred at an industrial premises in January this year.

# crime - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Two men arrested over burglaries in shops, petrol stations and post offices across Munster
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Two men arrested over burglaries in shops, petrol stations and post offices across Munster

Oct 21st 2020, 2:24 PM 20,067 Views 4 Comments

The burglaries took place over the last number of months.

# crime - Thursday 15 October, 2020

'Not a universal problem solver': Policing Authority cautions against more Covid-19 powers for gardaí
# Monthly Report
# Monthly Report

'Not a universal problem solver': Policing Authority cautions against more Covid-19 powers for gardaí

Oct 15th 2020, 1:21 PM 16,275 Views 24 Comments

The Policing Authority’s monthly report on garda powers was published today.

# crime - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Man arrested in Dublin after shots fired at house
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man arrested in Dublin after shots fired at house

Oct 14th 2020, 10:11 AM 21,933 Views 4 Comments

Damage was caused to the windows and exterior of the house but no one was injured,

# crime - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Burglar caught after leaving half-eaten peach at crime scene
# Breach Of The Peach
# Breach Of The Peach

Burglar caught after leaving half-eaten peach at crime scene

Oct 3rd 2020, 7:08 PM 60,577 Views 45 Comments

Police used his DNA to track him down.

# crime - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Christy Kinahan Senior 'faces extradition from Dubai' if he fails to appear in Spanish court
# Spain
# Spain

Christy Kinahan Senior 'faces extradition from Dubai' if he fails to appear in Spanish court

Oct 1st 2020, 12:02 PM 29,205 Views 0 Comments

A Spanish official has said an international arrest warrant will be issued if he fails to appear at his passport fraud trial.

# crime - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Burglaries fell by 52% in three month period of initial Covid lockdown
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Burglaries fell by 52% in three month period of initial Covid lockdown

Sep 29th 2020, 3:20 PM 13,612 Views 23 Comments

A number of serious crimes saw steep reductions.

# crime - Friday 25 September, 2020

Family remembers 'courage' of Irishwoman Ciara Glennon, after her murderer's guilty verdict
# Australia
# Australia

Family remembers 'courage' of Irishwoman Ciara Glennon, after her murderer's guilty verdict

Updated Sep 25th 2020, 11:15 AM 57,903 Views 0 Comments

Ciara Glennon’s father Denis gave an emotional statement after Bradley Edwards was found guilty of murder.

# crime - Monday 21 September, 2020

Man arrested in connection with Limerick shooting
# Moyross
# Moyross

Man arrested in connection with Limerick shooting

Sep 21st 2020, 2:34 PM 23,014 Views 2 Comments

A man was injured in the shooting in June.

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches

Sep 21st 2020, 1:13 PM 21,131 Views 6 Comments

Searches were conducted over two days as part of an investigation targeting organised crime.

People warned of consequences of becoming 'money mules' after 30 arrests by gardaí
# Operation Ransom
# Operation Ransom

People warned of consequences of becoming 'money mules' after 30 arrests by gardaí

Sep 21st 2020, 9:31 AM 29,020 Views 22 Comments

Young people in particular are being targeted by criminal organisations.

# crime - Monday 14 September, 2020

Teen arrested after man's body found in south Dublin city lane
# Kilmainham
# Kilmainham

Teen arrested after man's body found in south Dublin city lane

Updated Sep 14th 2020, 3:22 PM 79,921 Views 23 Comments

A male teenager has been arrested in connection with the incident.

# 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 18,381 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 10,990 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 67,005 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 44,136 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 40,005 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 36,932 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 23,145 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 16,252 Views 8 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 42,128 Views 46 Comments

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