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#Drug seizures

# drug-seizures - Monday 15 November, 2021

Forensic lab prioritising large drug seizures over personal use cases
# Forensic Science Ireland
# Forensic Science Ireland

Forensic lab prioritising large drug seizures over personal use cases

Nov 15th 2021, 8:00 PM 20,319 Views 8 Comments

Forensic Science Ireland is under increasing pressure to test drug samples as huge numbers of seizures are made.

# drug-seizures - Wednesday 25 August, 2021

Man charged in connection with Sligo seizure of cannabis and cocaine worth €106,000
# Collooney
# Collooney

Man charged in connection with Sligo seizure of cannabis and cocaine worth €106,000

Aug 25th 2021, 10:26 PM 14,523 Views 0 Comments

Cannabis herb, cannabis resin, cannabis jellies and cocaine were seized.

# drug-seizures - Thursday 13 May, 2021

Over €28 million worth of drugs have been seized by gardaí since the start of 2021
# Drug Seizures
# Drug Seizures

Over €28 million worth of drugs have been seized by gardaí since the start of 2021

May 13th 2021, 6:18 PM 8,065 Views 24 Comments

This represents an increase of 392% over the same period last year.

# drug-seizures - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Over €140k worth of drugs found in items declared as action figures and coffee pods
# Revenue
# Revenue

Over €140k worth of drugs found in items declared as action figures and coffee pods

Mar 3rd 2021, 10:40 PM 29,599 Views 25 Comments

The parcels were destined for various address throughout Ireland.

# drug-seizures - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Four UK men arrested as Aussie police seize €55 million worth of 'highest purity recorded' MDMA
# Drug Seizures
# Drug Seizures

Four UK men arrested as Aussie police seize €55 million worth of 'highest purity recorded' MDMA

Aug 14th 2019, 7:56 AM 23,834 Views 20 Comments

Police say the powder was destined to be processed into 12 million ecstasy pills to be sold across Australia.

# drug-seizures - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Heroin and cocaine worth €300k seized during search of Dublin home
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Heroin and cocaine worth €300k seized during search of Dublin home

May 14th 2019, 4:09 PM 16,377 Views 4 Comments

A 48-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

# drug-seizures - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Gardaí arrest two in Portugal over Cork cannabis haul
# Lisbon
# Lisbon

Gardaí arrest two in Portugal over Cork cannabis haul

Mar 14th 2019, 2:01 PM 15,787 Views 0 Comments

The pair were brought to Bandon Garda Station.

# drug-seizures - Monday 26 February, 2018

Volume of drug seizures in Irish prisons soars by 42%, as over 1,000 recorded last year
# Contraband
# Contraband

Volume of drug seizures in Irish prisons soars by 42%, as over 1,000 recorded last year

Feb 26th 2018, 9:18 AM 7,186 Views 18 Comments

557 weapons were also seized in Irish prisons last year.

# drug-seizures - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Five arrested and €230,000 worth of drugs seized in major operation in three counties
# Seizures
# Seizures

Five arrested and €230,000 worth of drugs seized in major operation in three counties

Feb 28th 2017, 10:01 PM 19,655 Views 0 Comments

The seizures began this afternoon when Gardaí stopped and searched a car on the M8.

# drug-seizures - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Why have Gardaí and Revenue still not destroyed nearly €500 million worth of drugs?
# Big Bust
# Big Bust

Why have Gardaí and Revenue still not destroyed nearly €500 million worth of drugs?

Sep 12th 2015, 10:00 PM 42,111 Views 105 Comments

One TD has called the situation “bizarre.”

# drug-seizures - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Here's some of what the Gardaí's animals got up to last year
# Woof Justice
# Woof Justice

Here's some of what the Gardaí's animals got up to last year

Jul 26th 2014, 8:30 AM 15,829 Views 22 Comments

Details are revealed in the force’s annual report.

# drug-seizures - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Crimes 'slipping through the net' due to lack of garda resources
# Gra Conference
# Gra Conference

Crimes 'slipping through the net' due to lack of garda resources

Apr 29th 2014, 6:15 AM 5,695 Views 23 Comments

The GRA said businesses and communities are paying the price for poor resourcing and people are now deciding not to report some crimes at all.

# drug-seizures - Saturday 19 April, 2014

One man charged after €100k worth of drugs seized in armed raids
# Kildare
# Kildare

One man charged after €100k worth of drugs seized in armed raids

Apr 19th 2014, 2:41 PM 13,453 Views 0 Comments

Another male was released without charge.

# drug-seizures - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Cannabis worth €144,000 seized in two raids in Donegal
# Drug Seizures
# Drug Seizures

Cannabis worth €144,000 seized in two raids in Donegal

Sep 10th 2013, 5:24 PM 6,295 Views 36 Comments

A cannabis growhouse was uncovered in a small village, and €24,000 of the drug was found on the outskirts of the town of Milford.

# drug-seizures - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Several to appear in court following South East drug seizure

Several to appear in court following South East drug seizure

Mar 30th 2013, 12:03 PM 3,989 Views 15 Comments

Six people were arrested yesterday after plan searches in the south east region returned a seizure of cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €750,000.

# drug-seizures - Saturday 10 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Mar 10th 2012, 7:55 PM 3,093 Views 4 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

# drug-seizures - Monday 6 February, 2012

PSNI officers seize suspected cannabis worth £1m
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

PSNI officers seize suspected cannabis worth £1m

Feb 6th 2012, 5:58 PM 1,175 Views 7 Comments

The drugs were found during two searches in east Belfast last week.

# drug-seizures - Sunday 17 April, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday
Live Apr 17th 2011, 9:03 AM

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Court appearances for those arrested in connection with drug seizures in Dublin and Cavan
Live Apr 17th 2011, 7:42 AM

Court appearances for those arrested in connection with drug seizures in Dublin and Cavan