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#Firearm

# firearm - This year 2022

Gardaí investigate shots fired in Co Offaly
# Clara
# Clara

Gardaí investigate shots fired in Co Offaly

Jul 7th 2022, 12:51 PM 15,848 Views 0 Comments

No arrests have yet been made.

# firearm - Last year 2021

AK47 firearm and ammo seized by gardaí in Cavan
# Seizure
# Seizure

AK47 firearm and ammo seized by gardaí in Cavan

Nov 17th 2021, 7:45 PM 33,016 Views 12 Comments

No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

Sawn-off shotgun seized and two arrested as gardaí search car in Lucan
# Dublin
# Dublin

Sawn-off shotgun seized and two arrested as gardaí search car in Lucan

Aug 17th 2021, 12:15 PM 15,932 Views 5 Comments

The arrests are part of an on-going investigation into organised crime in the Dublin Metropolitan Region.

Garda investigation after shots fired over Tipperary railway line
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Garda investigation after shots fired over Tipperary railway line

Jul 23rd 2021, 3:29 PM 27,625 Views 7 Comments

A man has been arrested under the Offences Against the State Act following the incident.

Two men arrested as part of investigation into shots fired in Co Clare
# Shannon
# Shannon

Two men arrested as part of investigation into shots fired in Co Clare

Jan 16th 2021, 3:01 PM 26,071 Views 0 Comments

At around 11am on Wednesday, shots were fired in the Illaunamanagh area near Shannon.

# firearm - All time

Gun seized during searches as part of probe into activities of the New IRA
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gun seized during searches as part of probe into activities of the New IRA

Dec 8th 2020, 9:19 PM 10,355 Views 11 Comments

The gun was found during a search of land in Cookstown, Tyrone.

Firearm, magazine and cocaine seized during search operation in Cork
# Knocknaheeny
# Knocknaheeny

Firearm, magazine and cocaine seized during search operation in Cork

Oct 13th 2020, 7:37 PM 17,404 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí attached to Gurranabraher carried out the search at around 4pm at Knocknaheeny.

Two men due in court after firearm and ammunition seized in Dublin
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Two men due in court after firearm and ammunition seized in Dublin

Sep 27th 2020, 6:15 PM 21,630 Views 0 Comments

A sawn-off shotgun and six rounds of ammunition were discovered in a car.

Shotgun seized and two men arrested after garda pursuit in north Dublin
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Shotgun seized and two men arrested after garda pursuit in north Dublin

Sep 26th 2020, 1:40 PM 34,615 Views 15 Comments

A vehicle was also seized by gardaí for a technical examination.

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick
# Crime
# Crime

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick

Aug 19th 2020, 10:35 AM 16,262 Views 8 Comments

Two men and a woman were arrested by gardaí last night.

Firearms and suspected cocaine seized after being found at wasteland in Co Laois
# Portarlington
# Portarlington

Firearms and suspected cocaine seized after being found at wasteland in Co Laois

Jul 8th 2020, 8:10 PM 14,541 Views 7 Comments

A search was carried out in the area at 1pm today as part of an intelligence led operation.

Man charged following seizure of handgun during search of car in Portlaoise
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged following seizure of handgun during search of car in Portlaoise

Jul 7th 2020, 9:37 PM 15,668 Views 0 Comments

The seizure was made during a search of a car yesterday afternoon.

Man arrested after handgun and ammunition seized during search of car in Portlaoise
# Firearm
# Firearm

Man arrested after handgun and ammunition seized during search of car in Portlaoise

Jul 6th 2020, 10:23 PM 19,056 Views 0 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

Gsoc investigation underway after Garda firearm discharged and two men arrested in Cork
# Mallow
# Mallow

Gsoc investigation underway after Garda firearm discharged and two men arrested in Cork

May 22nd 2020, 6:45 AM 23,189 Views 9 Comments

The incident happened on the Mitchelstown Road in Mallow at around 8.30pm.

Man and woman arrested after suspected firearm found in Dublin city bin
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Man and woman arrested after suspected firearm found in Dublin city bin

May 10th 2020, 1:23 PM 32,758 Views 10 Comments

Gardaí on patrol observed an altercation between individuals on Abbey Street at midnight.

Two remain in custody as further €20,000 seized from house in Limerick
# Castleconnell
# Castleconnell

Two remain in custody as further €20,000 seized from house in Limerick

Apr 6th 2020, 10:47 AM 18,600 Views 0 Comments

The Army bomb squad was dispatched to the scene.

Man arrested and gun seized after chase through housing estates in Limerick
# Car Chase
# Car Chase

Man arrested and gun seized after chase through housing estates in Limerick

Mar 27th 2020, 12:13 PM 44,451 Views 22 Comments

A suspected firearm was also seized by gardaí.

Man due in court this morning over shots being fired in direction of gardaí in Co Donegal
# Glenties
# Glenties

Man due in court this morning over shots being fired in direction of gardaí in Co Donegal

Feb 24th 2020, 7:24 AM 8,962 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at Mill Road, Glenties on Saturday.

Man (25) remanded in custody charged over seizure of gun in north Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Man (25) remanded in custody charged over seizure of gun in north Dublin

Updated Nov 2nd 2019, 11:33 AM 17,916 Views 0 Comments

25-year-old Jake Kearney was brought to appear before Judge Ann Ryan at Dublin District Court this morning.

Three arrested and gun seized after gardaí stop car in North Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Three arrested and gun seized after gardaí stop car in North Dublin

Oct 31st 2019, 11:37 AM 19,179 Views 5 Comments

It comes following a crackdown on organised crime in the area.

Man (31) due in court after firearm recovered in Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Man (31) due in court after firearm recovered in Dublin

Oct 14th 2019, 6:55 AM 10,364 Views 0 Comments

The semi-automatic pistol was recovered at the Stardust Memorial Park in Coolock.

Gsoc investigation under way into 'unintentional discharge' of Garda’s firearm
# Firearm
# Firearm

Gsoc investigation under way into 'unintentional discharge' of Garda’s firearm

Sep 24th 2019, 3:40 PM 16,313 Views 21 Comments

Sources said the incident occurred on the grounds of Mayorstone Park Garda Station last July.

Window smashed after shots fired at house in north Dublin overnight
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Window smashed after shots fired at house in north Dublin overnight

Jul 28th 2019, 5:54 PM 16,932 Views 2 Comments

The shots were fired at a house in the Shangan Terrace area of Ballymun at around 2.55am.

Gardaí used pepper spray more than 250 times so far this year
# Non Lethal Force
# Non Lethal Force

Gardaí used pepper spray more than 250 times so far this year

Jun 13th 2019, 12:39 PM 11,115 Views 41 Comments

There have been eight instances of Taser use and one report of use of a firearm.

Gardaí find shotgun cartridges and items purporting to be firearms in west Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí find shotgun cartridges and items purporting to be firearms in west Dublin

May 30th 2019, 6:11 PM 13,933 Views 8 Comments

This follows the recovery of a handgun, bullets and a silencer by gardaí on Tuesday evening.

Gardaí investigating after shots fired outside Dublin nightclub
# Red Cow
# Red Cow

Gardaí investigating after shots fired outside Dublin nightclub

Apr 30th 2019, 9:43 PM 45,523 Views 20 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Man appears in court over gun incident in Ballymun
# Firearm
# Firearm

Man appears in court over gun incident in Ballymun

Mar 16th 2019, 11:28 AM 12,962 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí and a bomb disposal team attended the scene on Monday.

Man arrested and gun seized in crackdown on organised crime in Limerick
# Firearm
# Firearm

Man arrested and gun seized in crackdown on organised crime in Limerick

Nov 20th 2018, 10:50 PM 12,445 Views 7 Comments

The man was stopped by gardaí who were on patrol this evening.

Man (20s) arrested as firearm and €60k worth of MDMA seized in Cork
# Seized
# Seized

Man (20s) arrested as firearm and €60k worth of MDMA seized in Cork

Oct 7th 2018, 12:13 PM 18,308 Views 7 Comments

The drugs were found during the search of a car at around 8.30pm yesterday evening.

Two men arrested after gardaí seize firearm in west Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Two men arrested after gardaí seize firearm in west Dublin

Aug 28th 2018, 8:52 PM 14,518 Views 7 Comments

The men are currently detained in Dublin garda stations.

Three men and a woman arrested in Drogheda after seizure of handgun
# Arrests
# Arrests

Three men and a woman arrested in Drogheda after seizure of handgun

Aug 12th 2018, 1:46 PM 15,561 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí made the arrests after raiding a house in the town just after midnight.

Man to appear in court charged in relation with seizure of revolver in Dublin yesterday
# Charge
# Charge

Man to appear in court charged in relation with seizure of revolver in Dublin yesterday

Jun 3rd 2018, 6:47 PM 11,409 Views 0 Comments

One man will appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice tomorrow.

Shotgun, drugs and stolen motorcycle seized in Tallaght
# Day Of Action
# Day Of Action

Shotgun, drugs and stolen motorcycle seized in Tallaght

Apr 12th 2018, 11:13 AM 13,379 Views 0 Comments

A man in his late teens has been arrested.

Man arrested after firearm and drugs found in boot of car seized in Co Sligo
# Ballymote
# Ballymote

Man arrested after firearm and drugs found in boot of car seized in Co Sligo

Apr 11th 2018, 11:01 AM 12,249 Views 8 Comments

Gardaí seized the goods after obtaining a search warrant for a house in Ballymote last night.

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London
# Met Police
# Met Police

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London

Apr 9th 2018, 10:23 AM 27,149 Views 41 Comments

The incident occurred early this morning.

Man remanded in custody after being charged over firearm and ammunition seizure
# Courts
# Courts

Man remanded in custody after being charged over firearm and ammunition seizure

Apr 2nd 2018, 1:38 PM 10,470 Views 0 Comments

William McCarthy was charged with three counts for unlawful possession of two revolvers and 10 rounds of ammunition.

Woman who pleaded guilty to having a gun at Connolly train station walks free after sentencing
# Suspended Sentence
# Suspended Sentence

Woman who pleaded guilty to having a gun at Connolly train station walks free after sentencing

Feb 19th 2018, 6:43 PM 34,528 Views 95 Comments

Nikita Murtagh was sentenced to three years in jail backdated and with the remainder suspended.

Ex-PSNI officer jailed for attempting to buy gun, ammunition and silencer on 'dark web'
# Belfast
# Belfast

Ex-PSNI officer jailed for attempting to buy gun, ammunition and silencer on 'dark web'

Dec 14th 2017, 4:23 PM 10,392 Views 5 Comments

Allen Kennedy (31) has been ordered to spend 5.5 years in prison and 5.5 years on licence.

Gardaí arrest four men they believed were about to carry out a gangland murder
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí arrest four men they believed were about to carry out a gangland murder

Nov 7th 2017, 7:45 AM 45,000 Views 31 Comments

The arrests were carried out by gardaí from the Special Crime Operations.

'Jack has done nothing wrong and his family just wants him home': Appeal to find missing teen
# Ennis
# Ennis

'Jack has done nothing wrong and his family just wants him home': Appeal to find missing teen

Nov 2nd 2017, 7:37 PM 38,084 Views 17 Comments

It is understood that Jack Dinan has a legally-held firearm with him.

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