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#Gang war

# gang-war - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

'These gangs have more power than the gardaí': Reprisal fears following murder of James Whelan
# Gang War
# Gang War

'These gangs have more power than the gardaí': Reprisal fears following murder of James Whelan

Apr 5th 2022, 12:05 AM 81,135 Views 61 Comments
  • Gardaí fear a "perfect storm" of violence following the first gang-related murder in over a year.
  • Violence in the area had been ramping up in recent weeks in a feud over a cocaine seizure by gardaí, reports Garreth MacNamee.
  • One local councillor said: "I have people coming to me saying 'I don't feel safe living here anymore'".
  • Gardaí fear a "perfect storm" of violence following the first gang-related murder in over a year.
  • Violence in the area had been ramping up in recent weeks in a feud over a cocaine seizure by gardaí, reports Garreth MacNamee.
  • One local councillor said: "I have people coming to me saying 'I don't feel safe living here anymore'".

# gang-war - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Torture, petrol bombs and 'garda rats': On the frontline of Drogheda's gang feud
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# Drogheda

Torture, petrol bombs and 'garda rats': On the frontline of Drogheda's gang feud

Nov 17th 2018, 12:10 AM 61,950 Views 46 Comments

Locals fear it’s a matter of time before someone is killed.

# gang-war - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Senior Kinahan gang member gives information to gardaí on Gary Hutch murder
# Gang War
# Gang War

Senior Kinahan gang member gives information to gardaí on Gary Hutch murder

Nov 5th 2016, 6:00 AM 31,644 Views 16 Comments

The intelligence helped Spanish police make an arrest in the case.

# gang-war - Friday 28 October, 2011

Two killed in biker gang war started over Starbucks
# Turf War
# Turf War

Two killed in biker gang war started over Starbucks

Oct 28th 2011, 9:05 AM 3,142 Views 15 Comments

Security is tight for the funeral of one biker tomorrow, after a conflict that began over who had access to the coffee shop.