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#Drugs

# drugs - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Seven people arrested after organised crime raid in Wexford released without charge

Around €15k worth of cash was also seized.

Man (20s) arrested after €161,000 worth of cocaine seized following search of house

Investigations are ongoing.

# drugs - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Man (20s) due in court charged over €2.5 million drugs seizure

The arrest was made on Friday afternoon by Gardaí attached to the Dublin Metropolitan Region West Divisional Drugs Unit.

# drugs - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Gardaí seize €55,000 worth of cannabis in Cork

It happened following controlled delivery at a business premises yesterday.

Two arrested after €55,000 worth of cocaine seized in Cork city

It followed the detection of a drug transaction in the Ballincollig area yesterday evening.

# drugs - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Man (30s) arrested after €73,000 worth of cannabis seized at property in Dublin

The seizure was made following a search at around 1.30pm yesterday.

# drugs - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Three men arrested after €24k worth of suspected cannabis seized in north Dublin

The arrests were made following a search of a house in the Drumcondra area earlier today.

# drugs - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Two men appear in court charged after Cork heroin seizure worth €425,000

The two men were arrested by gardaí on Thursday.

Cocaine worth €1.2 million seized after two vehicles searched on M3 in Meath

Two men, aged 35 and 62 years, were arrested in relation to the seizure.

# drugs - Friday 10 July, 2020

Gardaí seize €425k worth of heroin after calls from locals about 'unusual activity'

Two men were arrested at the scene.

# drugs - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Treatment for problem use of cocaine has tripled since 2013

Cocaine has risen from the third to second most common problem drug between 2013 and 2019.

# drugs - Friday 3 July, 2020

Decrypted: How European drug lords are scrambling for cover as encrypted phone networks are compromised

The Kinahan cartel is suspected of using these phones.

# drugs - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Italy seizes Islamic State-made drugs worth €1 billion

Around 84 million Captagon tablets were seized at the port of Salerno.

Dublin's approach to supporting drug users during pandemic saved lives, report finds

Sixty-three homeless people were diagnosed with Covid-19 and there was one death, a fraction of what had been predicted.

# drugs - Monday 29 June, 2020

Counterfeit clothing worth €44.5k and over €5k worth of suspected drugs seized in Dundalk

The seizures were made in two separate searches of properties in Dundalk on Friday.

# drugs - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Revenue seize drugs and alcohol worth almost half a million euro

Officers at Rosslare Europort seized 13,000 litres of wine earlier this week.

# drugs - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Cannabis worth €340,000 seized by Gardaí in Dublin

Gardaí discovered 17 vacuum-packed bags, weighing approximately 1kg each, in the back of an abandoned van.

# drugs - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Cannabis worth €5.54 million seized during routine profiling at Rosslare Europort

The drugs were found concealed within a load of melons and oranges.

# drugs - Thursday 18 June, 2020

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014

However, drug and fraud offences increased.

# drugs - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Man and woman appear in court after cocaine worth €440,000 is seized in Clare

The drugs were seized by gardaí on Friday night.

# drugs - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Man and woman arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €440,000

The drugs were seized by gardaí investigating organised crime in Limerick city.

# drugs - Friday 12 June, 2020

Over €80,000 worth of cocaine-like Kratom seized at Shannon Airport

Significant amounts of drugs have been seized by Revenue officers at airports in recent days.

# drugs - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Over €6 million worth of drugs seized at Dublin Port

One man was arrested.

Man charged after gardaí seize drugs worth over €77,000 in Tallaght

The man, aged in his 20s, appeared in court today.

# drugs - Friday 5 June, 2020

Glock pistol and MDMA tablets worth €360,000 seized in Dublin

Three men were arrested, and they can be held for up to seven days.

# drugs - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Over half of Irish people say they drink alcohol more frequently since Covid-19 restrictions brought in

The interim Global Drug Survey special edition on Covid-19 was published today.

# drugs - Thursday 28 May, 2020

# drugs - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Three men arrested after gardaí seize €700k in cash and €30k worth of drugs

The three men remain in garda custody.

# drugs - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Car, watches and mobile phones seized by CAB in Meath

Gardaí helped CAB carry out the search operation today.

# drugs - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Two men released without charge following €23k Alprazolam seizure in Waterford

The seizure happened in the St John’s Park area of Waterford city.

Man (30s) charged over seizure of €167,000 worth of drugs in Cork city

The drugs were seized during a search operation on Thursday.

# drugs - Friday 22 May, 2020

Man charged over seizure of €237k worth of drugs in Cork city

A second man remains in custody.

Range Rover and designer watches seized by CAB in Dublin and Meath

A number of files, documentation and hard drives were also seized.

# drugs - Thursday 21 May, 2020

€11,400 worth of crack cocaine discovered in car in Dublin

The discovery was made after gardaí searched a property in Ballymun this morning.

# drugs - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Man held after €117,000 worth of cocaine discovered at Dublin checkpoint

Gardaí say they stopped the man in his van in Clondalkin.

# drugs - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Man and youth arrested after €60,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Limerick

The 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were detained yesterday afternoon.

# drugs - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Man (30s) due in court over seizure of €81,500 worth of drugs in Dublin city

The man was arrested after gardaí stopped a van on Usher’s Quay on Thursday.

€191,000 worth of crack cocaine and diamorphine seized in Dublin

The seizure was made during the search of a property in Bluebell last night.

# drugs - Friday 15 May, 2020

Man arrested as €81k worth of crack cocaine and other drugs seized

The seizures were made in Dublin city centre last night.

# drugs - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Man arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €60,000 in Tipperary

The suspected cocaine was found at an outdoor location yesterday.