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# crime - Monday 16 March, 2020

Criminal Assets Bureau: Court orders receivers over three luxury watches and two homes
# CAB
# CAB

Criminal Assets Bureau: Court orders receivers over three luxury watches and two homes

Mar 16th 2020, 3:50 PM 27,547 Views 0 Comments

Christopher Waldron (37) of Cabra is facing proceedings brought by CAB.

# crime - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Two men arrested, €8.5k of cocaine and €31k of cash seized after Cork motorway checkpoint
# Fermoy
# Fermoy

Two men arrested, €8.5k of cocaine and €31k of cash seized after Cork motorway checkpoint

Mar 11th 2020, 2:19 PM 21,896 Views 8 Comments

The checkpoint was carried out yesterday.

# crime - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Man who helped Kinahan cartel commit 'cold-blooded assassination' has jail term increased
# Courts
# Courts

Man who helped Kinahan cartel commit 'cold-blooded assassination' has jail term increased

Mar 10th 2020, 8:16 PM 27,806 Views 2 Comments

Martin Aylmer (33) was implicated in the murder of Michael Barr in Dublin in 2016.

# crime - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Dublin 8 crime spike as locals claim 'racist gangs' are selling drugs and stealing cars
# Crime Spike
# Crime Spike

Dublin 8 crime spike as locals claim 'racist gangs' are selling drugs and stealing cars

Mar 8th 2020, 8:35 AM 119,907 Views 109 Comments

Residents say they fear for their children’s safety.

# crime - Monday 24 February, 2020

Couple charged with murder of man at his Cork home
# Paul Jones
# Paul Jones

Couple charged with murder of man at his Cork home

Feb 24th 2020, 5:41 PM 15,856 Views 0 Comments

Paul Jones was was found dead in the living room of his home last September.

# crime - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

14-year-old boy to stand trial accused of raping girl
# Dublin
# Dublin

14-year-old boy to stand trial accused of raping girl

Feb 19th 2020, 3:49 PM 45,620 Views 0 Comments

The boy appeared at Dublin Children’s Court today charged with sexual abuse offences which allegedly occurred when he was aged 12 and 13.

# crime - Monday 17 February, 2020

Burglar pretended to be from utility company to gain access to home of elderly woman
# Belfast
# Belfast

Burglar pretended to be from utility company to gain access to home of elderly woman

Feb 17th 2020, 10:46 AM 14,241 Views 7 Comments

The man was then joined by three other males who rummaged through the house while the woman was locked into her living room.

Gardaí to step up patrols of flashpoint areas after shots fired at house in Longford
# Longford Feud
# Longford Feud

Gardaí to step up patrols of flashpoint areas after shots fired at house in Longford

Feb 17th 2020, 12:05 AM 22,564 Views 0 Comments

A number of shots were fired at a house on Thursday evening.

# crime - Friday 7 February, 2020

Q&A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on drugs ahead of GE2020
# Decriminalisation
# Decriminalisation

Q&A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on drugs ahead of GE2020

Feb 7th 2020, 1:45 PM 21,908 Views 33 Comments

We’ve asked the parties their stance on topics such as decriminalisation and how they would tackle drug-related crime.

# crime - Friday 31 January, 2020

€1.6 million in drugs, €700,000 in cash and 'a number of gold bars' seized by gardaí
# Crime
# Crime

€1.6 million in drugs, €700,000 in cash and 'a number of gold bars' seized by gardaí

Jan 31st 2020, 4:01 PM 32,504 Views 0 Comments

Two of the searches were by gardaí targeting international crime.

# crime - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Garda arrested over alleged sexual assault
# Investigation
# Investigation

Garda arrested over alleged sexual assault

Jan 30th 2020, 6:11 PM 53,081 Views 0 Comments

The man is currently being detained at a Midlands garda station.

# crime - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Crossbow and heroin seized after gardaí target property in Dublin
# Summerhill
# Summerhill

Crossbow and heroin seized after gardaí target property in Dublin

Jan 29th 2020, 11:29 AM 14,000 Views 0 Comments

The seizure was made following a search in the north inner city last night.

# crime - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Mayo man jailed for two years for sexually assaulting woman with special needs
# Courts
# Courts

Mayo man jailed for two years for sexually assaulting woman with special needs

Jan 28th 2020, 6:30 AM 27,151 Views 33 Comments

The woman and the man’s son were friends and had attended the same special needs school.

# crime - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs

Jan 25th 2020, 6:00 PM 27,967 Views 55 Comments

Children as young as 10 are being used by older dealers both for dealing and drug running.

# crime - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Garda appeal after 12 gold rings and other jewellery stolen in Donegal
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

Garda appeal after 12 gold rings and other jewellery stolen in Donegal

Jan 23rd 2020, 12:24 PM 17,827 Views 9 Comments

The theft happened at a business in Letterkenny last Saturday.

# crime - Monday 20 January, 2020

Man arrested at Dublin Airport over hammer assault and burglary incidents
# Nenagh
# Nenagh

Man arrested at Dublin Airport over hammer assault and burglary incidents

Jan 20th 2020, 2:41 PM 31,663 Views 0 Comments

Both incidents happened over an 18-hour period in Nenagh last month.

Two arrested as cocaine processing lab discovered in Galway
# Seizure
# Seizure

Two arrested as cocaine processing lab discovered in Galway

Jan 20th 2020, 1:41 PM 23,068 Views 17 Comments

Gardaí seized equipment, more than €175,000 in cash and a quantity of cocaine from a property in the city.

# crime - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Keane Mulready-Woods murder: Mayor of Drogheda to hold public rally in the town
# Drogheda Feud
# Drogheda Feud

Keane Mulready-Woods murder: Mayor of Drogheda to hold public rally in the town

Updated Jan 16th 2020, 4:14 PM 68,260 Views 91 Comments

Keane Mulready-Woods’ remains were found in two locations in Dublin this week.

Former Assistant Garda Commissioner to head up North Dublin Taskforce in wake of violence
# Darndale
# Darndale

Former Assistant Garda Commissioner to head up North Dublin Taskforce in wake of violence

Jan 16th 2020, 12:05 AM 44,987 Views 51 Comments

The area has seen an increase in violence over the past two years.

# crime - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Gardaí investigate fire that 'destroyed' Meath councillor's office
# Duleek
# Duleek

Gardaí investigate fire that 'destroyed' Meath councillor's office

Jan 14th 2020, 5:34 PM 20,972 Views 8 Comments

Sharon Keoghan said her office is adjoined to apartments and the fire “could have been devastating for so many people”.

# crime - Monday 13 January, 2020

Gardaí issue witness appeal following north Dublin shooting
# Kilbarrack
# Kilbarrack

Gardaí issue witness appeal following north Dublin shooting

Jan 13th 2020, 5:51 PM 17,935 Views 6 Comments

Officers said the man was brought to hospital and that his injuries are not life-threatening.

# crime - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Man hospitalised after shooting in Dublin housing estate
# Kilbarrack
# Kilbarrack

Man hospitalised after shooting in Dublin housing estate

Jan 12th 2020, 10:35 PM 43,846 Views 25 Comments

The man was taken to Beaumont Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Man (20s) charged over fatal assault in Waterford
# Portlaw
# Portlaw

Man (20s) charged over fatal assault in Waterford

Jan 12th 2020, 10:41 AM 15,825 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 40s was killed in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# crime - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Armed gardaí search house in Dublin linked to arrests over firearm incident in Wexford
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Armed gardaí search house in Dublin linked to arrests over firearm incident in Wexford

Jan 11th 2020, 12:34 PM 16,993 Views 6 Comments

Four men were arrested on the M7 over the incident on Thursday.

Man (40s) killed following serious assault in Waterford
# Portlaw
# Portlaw

Man (40s) killed following serious assault in Waterford

Jan 11th 2020, 9:14 AM 25,896 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened in the Portlaw area in the early hours of this morning.

# crime - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Dublin abduction attempt: Gardaí ask elderly woman who spoke with victim close to well-known pub to come forward
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dublin abduction attempt: Gardaí ask elderly woman who spoke with victim close to well-known pub to come forward

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 1:38 PM 42,386 Views 28 Comments

A file has been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# crime - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city
# Prospect
# Prospect

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city

Jan 5th 2020, 8:05 AM 12,179 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened in the south of the city last night.

# crime - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

'Crumlin Village has become intolerable': 1980s letters show Dubliners' fears about high crime rate
# State Papers
# State Papers

'Crumlin Village has become intolerable': 1980s letters show Dubliners' fears about high crime rate

Jan 1st 2020, 8:00 AM 29,181 Views 5 Comments

People across Dublin raised concerns about spates of crime in their locality in the 1980s, State Papers reveal.

# crime - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

'Someone definitely knows something': Non-profit Cork motorsport club extensively vandalised
# Autograss
# Autograss

'Someone definitely knows something': Non-profit Cork motorsport club extensively vandalised

Dec 31st 2019, 4:43 PM 51,736 Views 26 Comments

Mallow Autograss Club estimates the bill for repairs could run into thousands.

# crime - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Going to be away this Christmas? Here are some top tips from the gardaí to avoid getting burgled
# Lock Up Light Up
# Lock Up Light Up

Going to be away this Christmas? Here are some top tips from the gardaí to avoid getting burgled

Dec 21st 2019, 6:00 PM 41,381 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí will be targeting burglary gangs nationwide this winter.

Man arrested in connection with murder of Patrick Heeran
# Patrick Heeran
# Patrick Heeran

Man arrested in connection with murder of Patrick Heeran

Dec 21st 2019, 2:38 PM 14,704 Views 1 Comment

The 48-year-old Leitrim man went missing in October 2011.

Gardaí arrest two men after Dublin robberies
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí arrest two men after Dublin robberies

Dec 21st 2019, 11:31 AM 32,438 Views 0 Comments

One of the men, who had robbed items from a pharmacy, was pursued by an off-duty garda.

# crime - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Fraud offences increase by a third while sexual assaults and drug offences also on the rise, figures show
# Crime
# Crime

Fraud offences increase by a third while sexual assaults and drug offences also on the rise, figures show

Dec 18th 2019, 12:53 PM 7,055 Views 15 Comments

Homicide and burglary offences have fallen in the past 12 months.

# crime - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Government drafting legislation to regulate cash for gold shops
# We Buy Gold
# We Buy Gold

Government drafting legislation to regulate cash for gold shops

Dec 15th 2019, 6:30 AM 15,242 Views 24 Comments

There was concern when these shops first opened in Ireland that they were being used by burglars to offload stolen jewellery.

# crime - Friday 13 December, 2019

Gardaí urge people to report anyone they suspect is 'living on the proceeds of crime'
# CAB
# CAB

Gardaí urge people to report anyone they suspect is 'living on the proceeds of crime'

Dec 13th 2019, 11:32 AM 30,450 Views 29 Comments

The appeal comes amid an ongoing investigation by gardaí in Dublin and the Criminal Assets Bureau.

# crime - Monday 9 December, 2019

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos
# Longford
# Longford

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos

Dec 9th 2019, 12:05 AM 29,640 Views 0 Comments

Local gardaí have been attempting to keep a lid on the feud.

# crime - Friday 6 December, 2019

Gardaí seize €135,000 worth of drugs in Dublin searches
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Gardaí seize €135,000 worth of drugs in Dublin searches

Dec 6th 2019, 10:45 AM 18,257 Views 50 Comments

Gardaí said a “substantial quantity” of benzodiazepines, cocaine and heroin was found.

# crime - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

'Those who are committing sexual offences aren't being properly held to account'
# Sexual Offences
# Sexual Offences

'Those who are committing sexual offences aren't being properly held to account'

Dec 4th 2019, 6:05 AM 8,757 Views 6 Comments

Only 11% of sexual offences reported last year were detected by gardaí.

# crime - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Murder, drugs crimes, and other offences on the rise in Dublin region in the last 12 months
# Dublin's Fair City
# Dublin's Fair City

Murder, drugs crimes, and other offences on the rise in Dublin region in the last 12 months

Dec 3rd 2019, 6:23 PM 13,946 Views 14 Comments

Begging offences on the streets of Dublin has decreased but some representatives said this does not reflect the reality.

Almost 90% of sexual offences reported in 2018 not solved by gardaí
# Crime Statistics
# Crime Statistics

Almost 90% of sexual offences reported in 2018 not solved by gardaí

Dec 3rd 2019, 12:37 PM 8,458 Views 18 Comments

The CSO has published new data on the detection of crime last year.