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#Drugs

# drugs - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Man charged after gardaí seize €35,000 worth of drugs
# Cashel
# Cashel

Man charged after gardaí seize €35,000 worth of drugs

Sep 5th 2020, 8:22 AM 21,699 Views 0 Comments

The man, who is in his 30s, was arrested yesterday.

# drugs - Friday 4 September, 2020

Man due in court after cocaine valued at over €250,000 seized from Dún Laoghaire apartment
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man due in court after cocaine valued at over €250,000 seized from Dún Laoghaire apartment

Updated Sep 4th 2020, 9:57 PM 43,998 Views 0 Comments

A man in his late 40s has been arrested following the search.

# drugs - Friday 28 August, 2020

Man found with €120,000 worth of cannabis after gardaí see him throwing bag over wall
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man found with €120,000 worth of cannabis after gardaí see him throwing bag over wall

Aug 28th 2020, 9:27 AM 36,482 Views 43 Comments

The incident happened in Dublin 7.

# drugs - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Heroin smuggling gang operating in Ireland north and south and Lithuania targeted in Belfast raids
# Crime
# Crime

Heroin smuggling gang operating in Ireland north and south and Lithuania targeted in Belfast raids

Aug 27th 2020, 3:38 PM 23,127 Views 0 Comments

Three people were arrested in five searches yesterday.

# drugs - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Man to appear in court after cannabis grow house is discovered in Dundalk
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man to appear in court after cannabis grow house is discovered in Dundalk

Aug 19th 2020, 10:15 AM 10,220 Views 0 Comments

The total value of the suspected drugs seized is believed to be in excess of €310,000.

# drugs - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Man (20s) arrested following discovery of suspected cannabis grow house in Dundalk
# Co Louth
# Co Louth

Man (20s) arrested following discovery of suspected cannabis grow house in Dundalk

Aug 18th 2020, 4:08 PM 21,099 Views 39 Comments

The total value of the plants and drugs seized is believed to be in excess of €310,000.

# drugs - Friday 14 August, 2020

Man arrested and cannabis plants worth €110k seized as gardaí uncover grow house in Co Cavan shed
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested and cannabis plants worth €110k seized as gardaí uncover grow house in Co Cavan shed

Aug 14th 2020, 8:04 PM 19,481 Views 23 Comments

A man in his 40s is being held in Bailieboro Garda station.

# drugs - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Irish former footballer and ex-coach both remanded in custody over €3 million heroin seizure
# Cloverhill District Court
# Cloverhill District Court

Irish former footballer and ex-coach both remanded in custody over €3 million heroin seizure

Aug 13th 2020, 5:18 PM 59,509 Views 0 Comments

Keith Quinn made no reply to the charge and Andrew Noonan said ‘no comment’.

# drugs - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Gardaí seize cocaine, methamphetamine and GHB following searches in Dublin
# Drug Crime
# Drug Crime

Gardaí seize cocaine, methamphetamine and GHB following searches in Dublin

Aug 11th 2020, 9:52 PM 31,453 Views 7 Comments

A package was intercepted by Revenue officers today after analysis of a seized mobile phone.

# drugs - Friday 7 August, 2020

Gardaí in Leitrim discover grow house with €240,000 worth of cannabis plants
# Carrigallen
# Carrigallen

Gardaí in Leitrim discover grow house with €240,000 worth of cannabis plants

Aug 7th 2020, 9:15 PM 32,841 Views 48 Comments

Two men in their mid-20s were arrested.

Man due in court following seizure of €115,900 worth of suspected cannabis
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man due in court following seizure of €115,900 worth of suspected cannabis

Aug 7th 2020, 1:22 PM 19,543 Views 0 Comments

All of the suspected drugs will now be sent to Forensic Science Ireland for analysis.

# drugs - Thursday 6 August, 2020

€3 million worth of suspected heroin seized and two men arrested in Dublin
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

€3 million worth of suspected heroin seized and two men arrested in Dublin

Aug 6th 2020, 1:24 PM 27,343 Views 19 Comments

Two men, aged 31 and 41, have been arrested and are currently being detained.

# drugs - Monday 3 August, 2020

Man arrested after Gardaí seize €600,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA in Kildare
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Man arrested after Gardaí seize €600,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA in Kildare

Aug 3rd 2020, 3:00 PM 27,053 Views 30 Comments

The seizure was made following a search of a house in Leixlip, Co Kildare on Saturday afternoon at 12:45pm.

# drugs - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Major Dublin drugs seizure recovers €441,000 of cocaine and cannabis
# Clonsilla
# Clonsilla

Major Dublin drugs seizure recovers €441,000 of cocaine and cannabis

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:10 PM 49,176 Views 38 Comments

Two men, aged in their 30s and 40s, have been arrested.

# drugs - Friday 31 July, 2020

Woman arrested after €50,000 worth of cannabis plants discovered by gardaí
# Cavan
# Cavan

Woman arrested after €50,000 worth of cannabis plants discovered by gardaí

Jul 31st 2020, 4:57 PM 22,271 Views 24 Comments

The woman was arrested in Cavan.

# drugs - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Number of drug-driving arrests in first half of 2020 was more than double the same period in 2019
# DUI
# DUI

Number of drug-driving arrests in first half of 2020 was more than double the same period in 2019

Jul 30th 2020, 2:31 PM 12,576 Views 27 Comments

There was a total of 1,216 drug-driving arrests made in the first six months.

# drugs - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Debunked: The conspiracy theories around the so-called Hollywood drug adrenochrome
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: The conspiracy theories around the so-called Hollywood drug adrenochrome

Jul 29th 2020, 5:16 PM 501,616 Views 0 Comments

Theories claim adrenochrome is harvested from children in a trafficking ring.

# drugs - Sunday 26 July, 2020

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

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

Updated Jul 26th 2020, 1:02 PM 44,255 Views 13 Comments

Around €15k worth of cash was also seized.

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

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

Jul 26th 2020, 10:27 AM 18,718 Views 7 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# drugs - Sunday 19 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 19th 2020, 5:53 PM 29,274 Views 0 Comments

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
# Seizure
# Seizure

Gardaí seize €55,000 worth of cannabis in Cork

Jul 18th 2020, 12:39 PM 14,775 Views 20 Comments

It happened following controlled delivery at a business premises yesterday.

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

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

Jul 18th 2020, 8:10 AM 16,806 Views 4 Comments

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
# Malahide
# Malahide

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

Jul 15th 2020, 10:19 AM 23,353 Views 31 Comments

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
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

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

Jul 14th 2020, 5:08 PM 12,121 Views 15 Comments

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
# Drugs
# Drugs

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

Jul 12th 2020, 11:56 AM 13,422 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested by gardaí on Thursday.

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

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

Jul 12th 2020, 8:20 AM 28,793 Views 13 Comments

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'
# Cork
# Cork

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

Jul 10th 2020, 10:37 AM 42,010 Views 19 Comments

Two men were arrested at the scene.

# drugs - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Treatment for problem use of cocaine has tripled since 2013
# Drugs
# Drugs

Treatment for problem use of cocaine has tripled since 2013

Jul 9th 2020, 7:55 AM 14,460 Views 26 Comments

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
# Kinahan Cartel
# Kinahan Cartel

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

Jul 3rd 2020, 12:05 AM 44,785 Views 0 Comments

The Kinahan cartel is suspected of using these phones.

# drugs - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Italy seizes Islamic State-made drugs worth €1 billion
# Tablets
# Tablets

Italy seizes Islamic State-made drugs worth €1 billion

Jul 1st 2020, 11:26 AM 40,738 Views 25 Comments

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
# Addiction
# Addiction

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

Jul 1st 2020, 9:36 AM 21,378 Views 8 Comments

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
# Louth
# Louth

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

Jun 29th 2020, 10:39 AM 11,036 Views 10 Comments

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
# Revenue
# Revenue

Revenue seize drugs and alcohol worth almost half a million euro

Jun 25th 2020, 6:51 PM 17,298 Views 8 Comments

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
# Dublin 15
# Dublin 15

Cannabis worth €340,000 seized by Gardaí in Dublin

Jun 21st 2020, 10:53 AM 18,211 Views 28 Comments

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
# Rosslare
# Rosslare

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

Jun 20th 2020, 3:20 PM 27,453 Views 56 Comments

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
# Crime
# Crime

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

Jun 18th 2020, 1:55 PM 5,002 Views 7 Comments

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
# Court
# Court

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

Jun 14th 2020, 3:12 PM 19,114 Views 0 Comments

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
# Clare
# Clare

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

Jun 13th 2020, 1:48 PM 22,018 Views 11 Comments

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
# Mayo
# Mayo

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

Jun 12th 2020, 10:33 AM 17,832 Views 13 Comments

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
# Seized
# Seized

Over €6 million worth of drugs seized at Dublin Port

Jun 11th 2020, 2:37 PM 19,071 Views 26 Comments

One man was arrested.