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#Drug dealing

# drug-dealing - 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 50,858 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.

# drug-dealing - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Cars, designer bags and €22,500 in cash seized by CAB after searches in Cork and Tipperary
# Drug Dealing
# Drug Dealing

Cars, designer bags and €22,500 in cash seized by CAB after searches in Cork and Tipperary

Feb 13th 2020, 3:09 PM 24,019 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí said today’s search operation has dealt “a significant blow to the drug distribution network in Cork”.

# drug-dealing - 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 27,893 Views 55 Comments

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

# drug-dealing - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Two men who had 'integral part' in cannabis distribution in Ireland have sentences doubled
# Drug Dealing
# Drug Dealing

Two men who had 'integral part' in cannabis distribution in Ireland have sentences doubled

Jan 16th 2020, 10:44 PM 29,914 Views 31 Comments

The DPP had argued the original sentences for the Polish nationals had been “unduly lenient”.

# drug-dealing - Monday 2 December, 2019

New garda crackdown to target 'blatant drug dealing' at Dublin city centre hot-spots
# Nuisance Dealing
# Nuisance Dealing

New garda crackdown to target 'blatant drug dealing' at Dublin city centre hot-spots

Dec 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 42,829 Views 63 Comments

The garda crackdowns are targeting areas of the quays as well as particular areas of the Liberties in the south inner city.

# drug-dealing - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Drug dealing seen as 'more attractive' way to earn money for some young Irish people
# Precarious Work
# Precarious Work

Drug dealing seen as 'more attractive' way to earn money for some young Irish people

Apr 30th 2019, 6:10 AM 13,584 Views 28 Comments

New research found the local drug economy – unlike precarious work – recruits young people by incentivising and enticing them.

# drug-dealing - Monday 28 January, 2019

Dealers make violent threats against 12-year-olds over cannabis debt
# Intimidation
# Intimidation

Dealers make violent threats against 12-year-olds over cannabis debt

Jan 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 38,512 Views 48 Comments

Parents of addicts have remortgaged their homes in some cases to pay off drug debts.

# drug-dealing - Friday 19 October, 2018

Drug dealing criminals using bookmakers' online accounts to stash money
# Money Laundering
# Money Laundering

Drug dealing criminals using bookmakers' online accounts to stash money

Oct 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 27,127 Views 23 Comments

The practice is particularly prevalent in Irish prisons.

# drug-dealing - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Vet who injected liquid heroin into puppies to smuggle drugs into US extradited
# New York
# New York

Vet who injected liquid heroin into puppies to smuggle drugs into US extradited

May 5th 2018, 12:00 PM 25,663 Views 27 Comments

His arrest comes after a 12-year investigation.

# drug-dealing - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Residents trying to reclaim Dublin park after intimidation, drug dealing and burnt out cars
# St Cuthbert’s
# St Cuthbert’s

Residents trying to reclaim Dublin park after intimidation, drug dealing and burnt out cars

Nov 12th 2017, 12:05 AM 46,862 Views 23 Comments

One local woman says problems in the area have “got progressively worse over the years”.

# drug-dealing - Monday 29 May, 2017

Man who got caught up in €837,000 heroin deal to pay off his golf fees avoids jail
# Michael Smallhorn
# Michael Smallhorn

Man who got caught up in €837,000 heroin deal to pay off his golf fees avoids jail

May 29th 2017, 8:15 PM 38,798 Views 11 Comments

The man was to be paid €200 for acting as a courier.

# drug-dealing - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Drug dealing happens in mental health facilities across the country, doctor says
# Injection Centres
# Injection Centres

Drug dealing happens in mental health facilities across the country, doctor says

Apr 22nd 2017, 5:30 AM 10,732 Views 5 Comments

Injection centres, medicinal cannabis and investment were on the agenda at the IMO’s annual conference.

# drug-dealing - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

'One family lost four out of five children to drug addiction'
# Communities
# Communities

'One family lost four out of five children to drug addiction'

Nov 29th 2016, 8:30 PM 14,792 Views 9 Comments

Members of the public are being urged to report drug dealing in their area.

# drug-dealing - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Boy, 14, jailed after being caught with 22 packets of cocaine and 9 packets of heroin
# Horror
# Horror

Boy, 14, jailed after being caught with 22 packets of cocaine and 9 packets of heroin

Sep 29th 2016, 1:57 PM 21,677 Views 0 Comments

The judge said during his hearing, “It certainly comes across to me that he is a dealer.”

# drug-dealing - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Gardaí raided drug dealer's house while her family was staging an intervention
# Courts
# Courts

Gardaí raided drug dealer's house while her family was staging an intervention

Jul 2nd 2015, 8:35 PM 35,008 Views 29 Comments

Debbie O’Reilly’s family had become concerned about her behaviour. She escaped jail time today due to her efforts at rehabilitation.

# drug-dealing - Friday 12 December, 2014

Man and woman in their 20s arrested in €100k drugs seizure in Dublin
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Man and woman in their 20s arrested in €100k drugs seizure in Dublin

Dec 12th 2014, 10:35 AM 7,174 Views 22 Comments

Cannabis worth €100,000 was found after gardaí raided a premises in west Dublin.

# drug-dealing - Friday 9 May, 2014

Up to €100k worth of cannabis plants seized in city centre raid
# Dublin
# Dublin

Up to €100k worth of cannabis plants seized in city centre raid

May 9th 2014, 8:25 AM 10,593 Views 24 Comments

A 32-year-old male was arrested at the scene

# drug-dealing - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Column: Legislation changes our drugs landscape – but it isn’t a complete solution
# Drugs
# Drugs

Column: Legislation changes our drugs landscape – but it isn’t a complete solution

Mar 19th 2014, 7:30 PM 82 Views 80 Comments

It is time to acknowledge that drug and alcohol use is a part of modern society –and a public health issue to be managed, writes Tony Duffin.

# drug-dealing - Friday 14 March, 2014

Gardaí seize more heroin than any other drug on O'Connell Street
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí seize more heroin than any other drug on O'Connell Street

Mar 14th 2014, 3:39 PM 15,962 Views 0 Comments

New figures from gardaí reveal the progress of Operation Spire so far.

# drug-dealing - Friday 7 March, 2014

Gardaí seize large amount of cash in two raids on houses in north Dublin
# Sale And Supply
# Sale And Supply

Gardaí seize large amount of cash in two raids on houses in north Dublin

Mar 7th 2014, 11:08 PM 18,197 Views 29 Comments

The raids were part of an on-going investigation into drug dealing.

# drug-dealing - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Further €36,000 discovered during investigation into money laundering
# Cork
# Cork

Further €36,000 discovered during investigation into money laundering

Mar 4th 2014, 10:47 PM 13,463 Views 0 Comments

A woman was released without charge as part of the same operation last week.

# drug-dealing - Friday 1 February, 2013

Ireland has one of highest rates of cocaine use in Europe - report
# Drugs
# Drugs

Ireland has one of highest rates of cocaine use in Europe - report

Feb 1st 2013, 9:06 AM 10,598 Views 81 Comments

The report also suggests Ireland is an entry point for Moroccan cannabis resin into Europe.

# drug-dealing - Monday 17 September, 2012

PSNI launch operation targeting street drug dealers
# Fight Against Drugs
# Fight Against Drugs

PSNI launch operation targeting street drug dealers

Sep 17th 2012, 7:30 AM 3,440 Views 14 Comments

Police say they will crack down on drug dealers caught selling illegal substances.

# drug-dealing - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Update: Man arrested after €500,000 drug seizure
# Drugs
# Drugs

Update: Man arrested after €500,000 drug seizure

Mar 10th 2012, 3:26 PM 3,930 Views 9 Comments

Crack cocaine, ecstasy and a large quantity of cash were discovered when gardaí raided a house in Finglas last night.