Advertisement

We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

# Drugs

This month
July 2024
Man (33) in court over €3m cocaine seizure in Clondalkin
Man, 20s, arrested as Gardaí and Revenue seize €6.8 million worth of cannabis in Dublin
One arrested as €1.6 million worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
Man to appear in court in connection to seizure of €380,000 worth of drugs in Dublin
Man charged after €320,000 worth of cannabis seized in Co Wicklow
Tablets, cocaine, heroin and cannabis seized during house search in Dublin
Last month
June 2024
Two arrested as Gardaí seize firearms and cannabis in Dublin
Drug policy is 'literally killing people' and Ireland should decriminalise use, committee hears
Record 13,104 cases treated for problem drug use amid jump in cocaine use, especially among women
Limerick shopkeeper who used grocery business as front for cocaine mixing factory is jailed for six years
Senator on helping woman who was likely overdosing: 'No one wanted to help, it was really horrible'
Woman (50s) charged after €270,000 worth of drugs seized in Dublin
Gardaí charge 14 people in connection with drugs and money laundering investigation
Strong warning issued after cluster of overdoses linked to yellow benzodiazepine tablets
More people will die if there are further delays to reforming drug approach, Paul Reid warns
Uncut blocks of heroin from €305k drug seizure found ‘under paddling pool and in toy room’
Revenue officers find €403,200 worth of cannabis in passenger's luggage in Dublin Airport
Man arrested after gardaí seize €300k worth of cocaine in Coolock
May
May 2024
Potent drugs such as nitazenes could appear at Irish festivals this summer, HSE expert warns
Nitazine, a powerful synthetic opioid, caused dozens of overdoses in Dublin and Cork late last year.
The HSE wants drug users to fill out survey to discover trends - and figure out harm reductions
Two men arrested after gardaí seize over €238,000 worth of cocaine and cash in south Dublin
'Failed approach': Biden proposes reclassifying marijuana as less dangerous drug
Opinion: Ozempic isn't the answer — we need to change our toxic food system
Dr Catherine Conlon
Cannabis and cocaine are 'drugs of choice' in Kerry, policing committee hears
April
April 2024
Gardaí seized €140,000 of cocaine during raid before half of it was 'inadvertently destroyed'
Four men arrested after gardaí make €300,000 seizure at cannabis factory
Two men charged over seizure of €2.4 million worth of cannabis
Two people arrested after drugs and over €200,000 in cash seized in Co Laois
'Fragile' man jailed for drug offence despite court being told he is not medically fit for prison
Man charged after seizure of €125,000 worth of drugs used to control anxiety
Gardaí seize €125,000 in suspected drugs and arrested two men after searches in Donegal
More than €1.2 million worth of drugs and retail goods seized by Revenue last week
Three men charged after seizure of €700,000 worth of cannabis in Co Roscommon
Three men arrested as gardaí seize €700,000 worth of cannabis in Co Roscommon
Man charged and due in court over seizure of €135,000 of suspected cocaine and cannabis in Dublin
Gardaí seize €135,000 worth of drugs during Dublin search operation
DHL worker charged over €3m drug seizure had 'central role in sophisticated operation', court told
Three men appear in court after multiple drug seizures in Dublin this week
Revenue officers seize over 13kg of cannabis found in luggage at Dublin Airport
Gardaí seize 10 firearms and more than €5 million worth of drugs in Dublin raids