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Gardaí issue fresh appeal for information about Giedre Raguckaite on first anniversary of her disappearance
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

Gardaí issue fresh appeal for information about Giedre Raguckaite on first anniversary of her disappearance

May 29th 2019, 9:00 AM 11,543 Views 2 Comments

She was last seen entering a house in Laytown near Dundalk on 29 May 2018.

Garda operation in Drogheda sees 34 searches, 18 arrests and seven vehicles seized
# Operation Stratus
# Operation Stratus

Garda operation in Drogheda sees 34 searches, 18 arrests and seven vehicles seized

Updated May 23rd 2019, 8:37 PM 17,598 Views 0 Comments

16 people were arrested on foot of outstanding warrants.

47 year-old woman found safe and well by gardaí following public appeal
# Appeal
# Appeal

47 year-old woman found safe and well by gardaí following public appeal

May 18th 2019, 4:49 PM 28,794 Views 4 Comments

Agnes Smith was reported missing earlier, but has since been located.

Two men arrested in connection with aggravated burglaries in Drogheda
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Two men arrested in connection with aggravated burglaries in Drogheda

May 17th 2019, 9:05 AM 19,059 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said that both men were arrested in the Drogheda area yesterday.

Gardaí seize cannabis and cocaine worth €42,000 in Drogheda
# Hill View
# Hill View

Gardaí seize cannabis and cocaine worth €42,000 in Drogheda

May 13th 2019, 7:08 AM 12,688 Views 18 Comments

As part of Operation Stratus, gardaí searched a house in the Hill View area of the town.

Three men to appear in court as part of Drogheda feud investigation
# Operation Stratus
# Operation Stratus

Three men to appear in court as part of Drogheda feud investigation

May 11th 2019, 5:57 PM 14,585 Views 0 Comments

The men will appear before a special sitting of Drogheda District Court today at 6pm.

Three men arrested in Drogheda in ongoing feud investigation
# Feud
# Feud

Three men arrested in Drogheda in ongoing feud investigation

May 10th 2019, 4:50 PM 12,736 Views 0 Comments

The feud has been ongoing since last year.

Drew Harris says that extra gardaí to tackle Drogheda gang violence are not 'a flash in the pan'
# Gang Violence
# Gang Violence

Drew Harris says that extra gardaí to tackle Drogheda gang violence are not 'a flash in the pan'

May 2nd 2019, 10:26 PM 16,002 Views 25 Comments

There have been 74 feud incidents since June last year and in the last week there have been five petrol bomb attacks.

Commissioner to send 25 new recruits to Drogheda in crackdown on gang feud
# Gra Conference
# Gra Conference

Commissioner to send 25 new recruits to Drogheda in crackdown on gang feud

Apr 30th 2019, 5:25 PM 19,869 Views 51 Comments

The Commissioner said he could always do with more resources but his responsibility is to use the budget he is given effectively.

Man (20s) hospitalised after alleged attack by four males in Drogheda overnight
# Moneymore
# Moneymore

Man (20s) hospitalised after alleged attack by four males in Drogheda overnight

Apr 30th 2019, 11:04 AM 32,081 Views 10 Comments

Gardaí say his injuries are non life-threatening and their investigation is ongoing.

Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda
# Petrol Bombs
# Petrol Bombs

Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda

Apr 28th 2019, 10:29 AM 19,046 Views 29 Comments

The attacks come after two houses were attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda the previous night.

Extra armed gardaí in Drogheda as notorious prisoner linked to feud set for release next week
# Gang Feud
# Gang Feud

Extra armed gardaí in Drogheda as notorious prisoner linked to feud set for release next week

Apr 27th 2019, 4:00 PM 46,669 Views 22 Comments

Additional garda patrols have been approved.

Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight

Apr 27th 2019, 12:45 PM 23,935 Views 23 Comments

They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house.

Garda investigation after house damaged as 'suspected device' thrown through window
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Garda investigation after house damaged as 'suspected device' thrown through window

Apr 26th 2019, 8:46 AM 12,646 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened at around 11.50pm at Moneymore, Drogheda.

Appeal for witnesses after man (36) injured in suspected feud-related Drogheda shooting
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Appeal for witnesses after man (36) injured in suspected feud-related Drogheda shooting

Updated Apr 25th 2019, 8:28 PM 34,352 Views 19 Comments

A number of shots were fired during the incident.

'A tense situation': Mosney Direct Provision residents stage protest over issues at centre
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

'A tense situation': Mosney Direct Provision residents stage protest over issues at centre

Apr 25th 2019, 5:38 PM 51,619 Views 93 Comments

Residents started protesting at 7am this morning.

Shots fired at a house in Drogheda
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Shots fired at a house in Drogheda

Apr 17th 2019, 12:00 PM 13,953 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened last night at Rathmullen Park.

Four men arrested over Drogheda shooting
# M1 Retail Park
# M1 Retail Park

Four men arrested over Drogheda shooting

Apr 15th 2019, 10:06 AM 16,345 Views 10 Comments

The shooting incident took place at a retail park in February.

Third man arrested over drug-related intimidation behaviour in Co Louth
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Third man arrested over drug-related intimidation behaviour in Co Louth

Apr 12th 2019, 4:05 PM 9,873 Views 0 Comments

An extensive search and arrest operation initially took place on Wednesday morning in the Drogheda area.

Westmeath secure promotion and book Division 3 final berth with late draw against Louth
# Moving On Up
From The42
# Moving On Up

Westmeath secure promotion and book Division 3 final berth with late draw against Louth

Mar 30th 2019, 4:21 PM 6,219 Views 0 Comments

Jack Cooney’s side scored four of the game’s final six points to complete the comeback.

Gardaí investigating after 19-year-old man shot in the leg in Louth
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Gardaí investigating after 19-year-old man shot in the leg in Louth

Mar 26th 2019, 8:12 AM 16,785 Views 11 Comments

The man presented to hospital at around 11.30pm last night.

Bomb disposal squad called after suspect device thrown at house in Drogheda
# Rathmullen
# Rathmullen

Bomb disposal squad called after suspect device thrown at house in Drogheda

Mar 25th 2019, 2:45 PM 14,010 Views 2 Comments

It is understood the device was thrown at the front door of the house in the Rathmullen Estate.

Masked men with pipe-like objects threaten security officers and steal cash box at bank
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Masked men with pipe-like objects threaten security officers and steal cash box at bank

Mar 20th 2019, 10:29 PM 19,852 Views 27 Comments

Another cash-in-transit robbery happened in Finglas, Dublin this morning.

Fire at abandoned mill in Drogheda brought under control
# Donaghy's Mill
# Donaghy's Mill

Fire at abandoned mill in Drogheda brought under control

Mar 16th 2019, 11:58 AM 11,169 Views 9 Comments

The fire broke out at the former Donaghy’s Mill at around 6pm yesterday.

Manley grabs hat-trick in Drogheda, while Athlone win away to Bray
# Division 1
From The42
# Division 1

Manley grabs hat-trick in Drogheda, while Athlone win away to Bray

Mar 15th 2019, 10:51 PM 3,754 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Shelbourne joined a three-way tie at the top of the table.

Firefighters battle huge blaze at abandoned Drogheda mill
# Donaghy's Mill
# Donaghy's Mill

Firefighters battle huge blaze at abandoned Drogheda mill

Updated Mar 15th 2019, 7:28 PM 25,293 Views 31 Comments

The fire broke out at the former Donaghy’s Mill in the town.

Drogheda puts pressure on Varadkar to declare it Ireland's next city
# City Status
# City Status

Drogheda puts pressure on Varadkar to declare it Ireland's next city

Mar 1st 2019, 6:31 PM 34,382 Views 122 Comments

Following a meeting with Drogheda Chamber, Varadkar said he would “take into account ” what was said.

Brother of Drogheda criminal shot just days after armed support cover and overtime cuts
# Armed Support Cuts
# Armed Support Cuts

Brother of Drogheda criminal shot just days after armed support cover and overtime cuts

Feb 28th 2019, 12:10 AM 33,330 Views 32 Comments

Brendan Maguire was shot as he walked out of a toyshop in a retail park on Tuesday afternoon.

'Dinosaur bones' discovered in River Boyne are not dinosaur bones
# Bizarre Call-out
# Bizarre Call-out

'Dinosaur bones' discovered in River Boyne are not dinosaur bones

Feb 27th 2019, 12:52 PM 59,420 Views 38 Comments

The Coast Guard say the ‘skeleton’ was covered in silt and looked like it had been there a long time.

Appeal after man with imitation firearm threatens staff and steals money at arcade
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Appeal after man with imitation firearm threatens staff and steals money at arcade

Feb 24th 2019, 11:06 AM 13,550 Views 20 Comments

The incident happened at around 9.45am in the West Street area of Drogheda.

Popular Drogheda pub damaged in suspected arson attack
# The Thatch Pub
# The Thatch Pub

Popular Drogheda pub damaged in suspected arson attack

Feb 23rd 2019, 3:37 PM 28,387 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred around 6am this morning.

Man City star returns to Ireland international duty after 16-month ACL injury nightmare
# Back In Action
From The42
# Back In Action

Man City star returns to Ireland international duty after 16-month ACL injury nightmare

Feb 22nd 2019, 6:38 PM 4,390 Views 0 Comments

Campbell has not played for Ireland since rupturing her ACL during a Champions League game for Man City.

Community service for mugger caught hiding in bushes by gardaí using thermal imaging
# Mugging
# Mugging

Community service for mugger caught hiding in bushes by gardaí using thermal imaging

Feb 20th 2019, 8:38 PM 23,303 Views 42 Comments

The muggers took the victim’s phone and wallet containing €110 in cash.

Gardaí probe petrol bomb attack on house in Drogheda
# Louth
# Louth

Gardaí probe petrol bomb attack on house in Drogheda

Feb 14th 2019, 7:57 AM 11,012 Views 10 Comments

A man was in the house at the time but was not injured.

Houses evacuated as Drogheda pipe-bomb made safe
# Army Bomb Disposal Team
# Army Bomb Disposal Team

Houses evacuated as Drogheda pipe-bomb made safe

Feb 4th 2019, 1:08 PM 12,902 Views 16 Comments

The bomb was found in the Sunnyside area of the Louth town.

Anti-abortion protesters say they received 'reliable information' on abortions taking place in Drogheda hospital
# Our Lady Of Lourdes
# Our Lady Of Lourdes

Anti-abortion protesters say they received 'reliable information' on abortions taking place in Drogheda hospital

Feb 1st 2019, 4:37 PM 73,959 Views 209 Comments

This is at least the second time this year that people have protested outside the hospital.

Have you seen Samuel? Gardaí appeal for information on missing teenager
# Samuel Milosiu
# Samuel Milosiu

Have you seen Samuel? Gardaí appeal for information on missing teenager

Jan 30th 2019, 5:46 PM 11,167 Views 1 Comment

Samuel Milosiu has been missing from the Drogheda area since 10 January.

Coca-Cola set to lay off part of its workforce in Drogheda
# Southgate
# Southgate

Coca-Cola set to lay off part of its workforce in Drogheda

Jan 24th 2019, 3:11 PM 23,740 Views 30 Comments

Around 200 people are employed at the location at Southgate just off the M1.

Woman (30s) arrested after cannabis worth almost €1m seized in Drogheda
# Co Louth
# Co Louth

Woman (30s) arrested after cannabis worth almost €1m seized in Drogheda

Jan 23rd 2019, 7:24 PM 23,215 Views 17 Comments

A search was carried out in the Drogheda area at 9am today.

Retired surgeon groped 14-year-old patient that he played chess with, trial told
# Michael Shine
# Michael Shine

Retired surgeon groped 14-year-old patient that he played chess with, trial told

Jan 21st 2019, 5:23 PM 21,380 Views 0 Comments

The teenager was hit by a car in 1972, and required surgery on his knee. Michael Shine was his consultant during his stay in hospital.