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#Firearms

# firearms - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Two people arrested after two suspected shotguns seized in Co Kildare
# Firearms
# Firearms

Two people arrested after two suspected shotguns seized in Co Kildare

Updated Feb 2nd 2022, 9:19 PM 27,402 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# firearms - Saturday 29 January, 2022

Two men arrested after gardaí seize heroin worth €70,000 and firearms in Tallaght
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men arrested after gardaí seize heroin worth €70,000 and firearms in Tallaght

Jan 29th 2022, 2:53 PM 25,309 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí searched three residential properties in Tallaght this morning.

# firearms - Friday 10 September, 2021

Two handguns, three silencers and ammunition seized during Garda search in Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Two handguns, three silencers and ammunition seized during Garda search in Dublin

Sep 10th 2021, 6:02 PM 19,475 Views 8 Comments

The seizures were made during an intelligence led operation in Clondalkin yesterday evening.

# firearms - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Gardaí report 47 incidents involving tasers and stun devices last year including one on a dog
# Firearms
# Firearms

Gardaí report 47 incidents involving tasers and stun devices last year including one on a dog

Apr 7th 2021, 6:00 AM 9,722 Views 0 Comments

A log of one incident in Cork in August said the person had injuries to their hands, arm, and face that had been self-inflicted.

# firearms - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Search operation underway after gardaí find two suspected firearms in ditch in Co Cork
# Whites Cross
# Whites Cross

Search operation underway after gardaí find two suspected firearms in ditch in Co Cork

Apr 1st 2021, 8:40 AM 20,203 Views 16 Comments

The suspected revolver and semi-automatic pistol were found at Ballycollie Road in Whites Cross.

# firearms - Monday 1 March, 2021

Three guns and €115,000 worth of drugs seized by Gardaí after search in Dublin
# Drugs Seizure
# Drugs Seizure

Three guns and €115,000 worth of drugs seized by Gardaí after search in Dublin

Mar 1st 2021, 10:51 PM 40,744 Views 11 Comments

The discovery was made after Gardaí searched two vehicles in Clondalkin at 3:30pm this afternoon.

# firearms - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Man charged over seizure of firearms and ammunition in Cork
# Clonakilty
# Clonakilty

Man charged over seizure of firearms and ammunition in Cork

Jan 23rd 2021, 2:26 PM 13,113 Views 0 Comments

The man, aged in his 60s, appeared before a special sitting of Bandon District Court today.

# firearms - 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 29,655 Views 31 Comments

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

# firearms - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Seven guns seized by gardaí in west Dublin during ongoing investigations into criminal suspects
# Criminal Activity
# Criminal Activity

Seven guns seized by gardaí in west Dublin during ongoing investigations into criminal suspects

Jul 2nd 2020, 1:48 PM 18,459 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are investigating into suspects believed to be associated with organised criminal activity.

# firearms - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Man (40s) charged after four shotguns and revolver seized during search of car
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Man (40s) charged after four shotguns and revolver seized during search of car

Updated Mar 18th 2020, 10:51 PM 32,340 Views 0 Comments

The search was carried out in the Tallaght area of Dublin yesterday.

# firearms - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Man (20s) arrested and firearms seized during overnight search of apartment in Dublin
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man (20s) arrested and firearms seized during overnight search of apartment in Dublin

Feb 23rd 2020, 12:59 PM 22,282 Views 6 Comments

The man is currently being detaine at Kilmainham Garda Station.

# firearms - Saturday 21 December, 2019

New Zealanders hand in more than 56,000 guns after assault weapon ban
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

New Zealanders hand in more than 56,000 guns after assault weapon ban

Dec 21st 2019, 3:27 PM 47,794 Views 62 Comments

The government banned the most lethal types of semi-automatic weapons after a gunman killed 51 worshippers at two mosques.

# firearms - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Man due in court over seizure of 3 handguns and ammunition in Drogheda
# Charged
# Charged

Man due in court over seizure of 3 handguns and ammunition in Drogheda

Nov 14th 2019, 8:04 AM 10,777 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí found a bag containing three handguns, assorted magazines and various ammunition on Monday.

# firearms - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Man arrested after three handguns and ammunition found in holdall bag
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Man arrested after three handguns and ammunition found in holdall bag

Nov 12th 2019, 12:32 PM 13,843 Views 0 Comments

The firearms were found during a search of a premises in Drogheda Town yesterday.

# firearms - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare
# Ennis
# Ennis

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:24 AM 22,492 Views 17 Comments

The firearm and €125,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis herb were found during a search last year.

# firearms - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Man (36) charged over seizure of two semi-automatic weapons from vehicle in Dublin
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Man (36) charged over seizure of two semi-automatic weapons from vehicle in Dublin

Jul 20th 2019, 3:54 PM 12,819 Views 0 Comments

Two seizures were made by gardaí yesterday.

Woman charged after drugs worth €1m and firearms are seized during raid
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Woman charged after drugs worth €1m and firearms are seized during raid

Jul 20th 2019, 10:14 AM 18,501 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí searched a house in Tallaght on Thursday.

# firearms - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Two firearms and ammunition found by gardaí after search of two cars in Dublin
# Finglas
# Finglas

Two firearms and ammunition found by gardaí after search of two cars in Dublin

Jul 17th 2019, 8:53 AM 17,469 Views 13 Comments

The firearms have been removed from the scene for ballistic and forensic examination.

# firearms - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Gardaí investigating after children find loaded handgun in west Dublin
# Castlecurragh Heath
# Castlecurragh Heath

Gardaí investigating after children find loaded handgun in west Dublin

Jul 4th 2019, 9:01 PM 37,804 Views 13 Comments

It is understood that the children found the gun in a plastic bag.

# firearms - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Two men arrested as gardaí recover firearm during raid of Dublin home
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Two men arrested as gardaí recover firearm during raid of Dublin home

May 22nd 2019, 12:07 PM 16,066 Views 17 Comments

The raid was carried out as part of an intelligence-led operation targeting organised crime in Dublin.

# firearms - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Eight children a day die from firearms in the US
# Gun Control
# Gun Control

Eight children a day die from firearms in the US

Dec 20th 2018, 6:05 AM 10,828 Views 24 Comments

Firearms claimed the lives of more than 3,140 children and teens in 2016.

# firearms - Thursday 2 August, 2018

US 'crypto-anarchist' sees 3D-printed guns as fundamental right
# Ghost Guns
# Ghost Guns

US 'crypto-anarchist' sees 3D-printed guns as fundamental right

Aug 2nd 2018, 7:22 AM 15,090 Views 37 Comments

A federal court judge blocked Texan Cody Wilson’s website on Tuesday by issuing a temporary injunction.

# firearms - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'
# Protest
# Protest

Gun traders say regulations are 'driving law-abiding dealers out of business'

Jul 26th 2018, 6:00 AM 15,908 Views 39 Comments

A protest is due to take place outside garda headquarters in Dublin today.

# firearms - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Submachine gun and four handguns found in backpack in Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Submachine gun and four handguns found in backpack in Dublin

Apr 3rd 2018, 5:51 PM 39,622 Views 33 Comments

Gardaí have seized the firearms and a vehicle.

# firearms - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Gardaí believe they have stopped another gangland murder after arrests made in Wexford
# Hutch Target
# Hutch Target

Gardaí believe they have stopped another gangland murder after arrests made in Wexford

Mar 15th 2018, 10:14 AM 29,903 Views 25 Comments

Two men have been arrested and three cars have been seized.

# firearms - Monday 30 October, 2017

Guns, drunken melees, and pest infestations - living in emergency accommodation in Dublin is no joke
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Guns, drunken melees, and pest infestations - living in emergency accommodation in Dublin is no joke

Oct 30th 2017, 12:05 AM 18,495 Views 86 Comments

Three months’ worth of complaints to the Dublin Regional Homeless Executive suggest conditions in the capital’s emergency accommodation are fraught.

# firearms - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Gardaí chase man through Finglas and discover two handguns in his rucksack
# Through The Gardens
# Through The Gardens

Gardaí chase man through Finglas and discover two handguns in his rucksack

Oct 25th 2017, 1:03 PM 24,371 Views 16 Comments

He is currently being detained at Finglas Garda Station.

# firearms - Sunday 15 October, 2017

'We're a country that idealises its founding': America's complicated relationship with the gun
# Second Amendment
# Second Amendment

'We're a country that idealises its founding': America's complicated relationship with the gun

Oct 15th 2017, 10:30 AM 10,041 Views 69 Comments

That intimate connection with firearms is under renewed scrutiny after the worst mass shooting in recent US history.

# firearms - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Las Vegas shooter was able to build deadly arsenal of weapons legally and with ease
# Gun Laws
# Gun Laws

Las Vegas shooter was able to build deadly arsenal of weapons legally and with ease

Oct 4th 2017, 8:15 AM 14,918 Views 89 Comments

In Nevada someone with a clean record, like Stephen Paddock had, can buy as many guns as they want.

# firearms - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Gardaí seize cannabis and heroin worth €4 million in gangland crackdown
# Seizure
# Seizure

Gardaí seize cannabis and heroin worth €4 million in gangland crackdown

Jul 18th 2017, 9:22 AM 18,299 Views 19 Comments

Two firearms were seized in the operation..

# firearms - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Russian crime syndicate charged with stealing 10,000 pounds of chocolate
# New York
# New York

Russian crime syndicate charged with stealing 10,000 pounds of chocolate

Jun 11th 2017, 12:00 PM 16,412 Views 0 Comments

Members of the syndicate have also been charged with robbery, murder-for-hire conspiracy and firearms offences.

# firearms - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Man charged after cocaine and cannabis worth €1.5m seized in Artane
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Man charged after cocaine and cannabis worth €1.5m seized in Artane

Apr 2nd 2017, 10:08 AM 12,260 Views 0 Comments

Ammunition and component parts of firearms were also found.

# firearms - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Cocaine and cannabis worth €1.5m seized in Artane
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Cocaine and cannabis worth €1.5m seized in Artane

Apr 1st 2017, 10:10 AM 14,708 Views 18 Comments

A man in his 40s has been arrested.

# firearms - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Three men arrested in Cobh gun and ammunition seizure
# Dissident Republicans
# Dissident Republicans

Three men arrested in Cobh gun and ammunition seizure

Dec 15th 2016, 10:55 AM 9,137 Views 7 Comments

The planned search by gardaí related to “dissident republican activity” in the Cork area.

# firearms - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Armed men threaten staff at McDonald's in Crumlin
# Firearms
# Firearms

Armed men threaten staff at McDonald's in Crumlin

Dec 6th 2016, 10:50 PM 18,756 Views 41 Comments

They left empty-handed and no arrests have been made yet.

# firearms - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Trump calls for Clinton's bodyguards to be stripped of guns to 'see what happens her'
# Second Amendment
# Second Amendment

Trump calls for Clinton's bodyguards to be stripped of guns to 'see what happens her'

Sep 17th 2016, 7:57 AM 20,299 Views 140 Comments

Donald Trump has long incorrectly suggested his Democratic opponent wants to overturn the Second Amendment and take away Americans’ right to own guns.

# firearms - Friday 26 August, 2016

Students at University of Texas protest gun law with sex toys
# Cocks Not Glocks
# Cocks Not Glocks

Students at University of Texas protest gun law with sex toys

Aug 26th 2016, 12:46 PM 14,065 Views 73 Comments

A new law allows concealed handguns in college classrooms, buildings and dorms.

# firearms - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Three men arrested after assault rifles and pistols are seized in Meath
# Ratoath
# Ratoath

Three men arrested after assault rifles and pistols are seized in Meath

Mar 24th 2016, 8:14 PM 26,046 Views 28 Comments

Several hundred rounds of ammunition were seized when gardaí stopped two vehicles.

# firearms - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars

Mar 10th 2016, 5:23 PM 38,791 Views 93 Comments

One man’s farm has been targeted six times.

# firearms - Friday 5 February, 2016

Hundreds of gun licences revoked in Ireland in last three years
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Hundreds of gun licences revoked in Ireland in last three years

Feb 5th 2016, 6:02 AM 24,133 Views 39 Comments

Licences can be revoked for a number of reasons, including that the person has no good reason for needing a gun.

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