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#Drugs

# drugs - Friday 16 October, 2020

Mexican ex-defence chief helped smuggle thousands of kilos of drugs into US, court docs say
# Salvador Cienfuegos
# Salvador Cienfuegos

Mexican ex-defence chief helped smuggle thousands of kilos of drugs into US, court docs say

Oct 16th 2020, 9:15 PM 25,333 Views 0 Comments

Gen Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda allegedly introduced cartel leaders to other corrupt Mexican officials.

# drugs - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Woman (30s) arrested after €89,000 worth of cocaine and ecstasy seized in Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Woman (30s) arrested after €89,000 worth of cocaine and ecstasy seized in Dublin

Oct 14th 2020, 12:19 PM 17,149 Views 1 Comment

The seizure was made during a search in Clondalkin last night.

# drugs - Monday 12 October, 2020

Over €8 million worth of drugs, some hidden on a horse-box roof, seized by PSNI detectives in October
# Seizure
# Seizure

Over €8 million worth of drugs, some hidden on a horse-box roof, seized by PSNI detectives in October

Oct 12th 2020, 10:20 PM 18,799 Views 0 Comments

Around £1 million worth of suspected cannabis was seized by the PSNI on 3 October after being strapped to the roof of a horse box-type vehicle.

Over €1.4 million worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Over €1.4 million worth of cannabis seized in Dublin

Oct 12th 2020, 1:20 PM 23,356 Views 47 Comments

The drugs were found following the search of a premises in Coolock last Friday.

# drugs - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Man appears in court in relation to €958,000 drug seizure
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Man appears in court in relation to €958,000 drug seizure

Oct 10th 2020, 7:32 PM 42,194 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared in court this evening.

# drugs - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath
# Garda Operation
# Garda Operation

Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath

Updated Oct 7th 2020, 1:22 PM 59,003 Views 31 Comments

A man in his 40s was arrested by gardaí following the search of a business premises at Rathfeigh.

# drugs - Sunday 4 October, 2020

From the flats in Dublin city to Arsenal FC: 'It 100% kept me away from drugs, jail and heartache'
# Rise
From The42
# Rise

From the flats in Dublin city to Arsenal FC: 'It 100% kept me away from drugs, jail and heartache'

Oct 4th 2020, 10:00 AM 60,250 Views 8 Comments

Former Ireland international Susan Heapes on overcoming the challenges of her upbringing to become a footballer.

# drugs - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Champion jockey Oisin Murphy vows to clear his name after testing positive for cocaine
# Drugs
From The42
# Drugs

Champion jockey Oisin Murphy vows to clear his name after testing positive for cocaine

Oct 1st 2020, 1:44 PM 47,898 Views 31 Comments

The Irish rider was informed of the results in August, but insists he’s innocent.

# drugs - Friday 25 September, 2020

Six people arrested after gardaí seize cannabis worth €600,000 and €130,000 in cash
# Searches
# Searches

Six people arrested after gardaí seize cannabis worth €600,000 and €130,000 in cash

Sep 25th 2020, 9:45 PM 42,919 Views 42 Comments

The drugs and cash were seized following a number of searches in Dublin and Wicklow.

# drugs - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Cocaine overtakes opiates to become Ireland's second-most commonly used illicit drug
# Report
# Report

Cocaine overtakes opiates to become Ireland's second-most commonly used illicit drug

Sep 22nd 2020, 2:09 PM 25,676 Views 34 Comments

The findings were outlined in the EU’s drugs agency’s annual report today.

Man and woman detained after allegedly ingesting 280 pellets of cocaine
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Man and woman detained after allegedly ingesting 280 pellets of cocaine

Sep 22nd 2020, 11:20 AM 29,212 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí seized the drugs shortly before 8pm on Sunday evening.

# drugs - Monday 21 September, 2020

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches

Sep 21st 2020, 1:13 PM 21,167 Views 6 Comments

Searches were conducted over two days as part of an investigation targeting organised crime.

# drugs - Friday 18 September, 2020

Man charged following seizure of over €600k worth of drugs
# Swords
# Swords

Man charged following seizure of over €600k worth of drugs

Sep 18th 2020, 10:03 AM 15,330 Views 0 Comments

A 49-year-old man has been charged.

# drugs - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

€80,000 worth of cannabis seized after gardaí searched cars in Kerry and Laois
# Drugs
# Drugs

€80,000 worth of cannabis seized after gardaí searched cars in Kerry and Laois

Sep 8th 2020, 8:37 AM 17,962 Views 0 Comments

Two men have been charged.

# drugs - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Nearly 500 fireworks seized by gardaí as part of searches in Cork
# Mallow
# Mallow

Nearly 500 fireworks seized by gardaí as part of searches in Cork

Sep 6th 2020, 4:00 PM 29,665 Views 31 Comments

Weapons and suspected drugs were also seized by gardaí in Mallow.

# 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 21,739 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 44,182 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 36,514 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 23,153 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 10,255 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 21,133 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 19,574 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 59,639 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 31,503 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 33,048 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 19,586 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 27,373 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 27,203 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 49,244 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 22,349 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 12,726 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 563,885 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 44,345 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 18,776 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 29,287 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 14,803 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 16,892 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 23,499 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 12,166 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 13,510 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested by gardaí on Thursday.