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# garda - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Driver caught speeding at 173km/h on N7

Gardaí are urging people to slow down this weekend.

# garda - Saturday 23 May, 2020

Gardaí vow to crack down on gang of youths carrying out indiscriminate assaults in north Dublin

At least two serious assaults were carried out by the one gang last week.

Gardaí renew appeal for missing man Gerry Taylor who went missing one year ago today

Gerry is described as being 5ft 10in in height and of medium build.

More than 1,000 drivers caught speeding on national ‘Slow Down Day'

Officers had been checking cars over a 24-hour period.

# garda - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Gardaí stand down search for missing Donegal woman after body discovered

Colleen Magner had been last seen in the Derrybeg area yesterday.

# garda - Monday 18 May, 2020

Man (40s) dies in Cork road crash

The incident happened at around 11.15am, gardaí said.

# garda - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Man and youth arrested after €60,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Limerick

The 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were detained yesterday afternoon.

# garda - Friday 15 May, 2020

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant

Gardaí and the HSA are investigating the circumstances of the incident.

# garda - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Gardaí contact Twitter and Data Protection Commissioner over videos of officers being abused at Covid checkpoints Abuse This post contains videos

Gardaí contact Twitter and Data Protection Commissioner over videos of officers being abused at Covid checkpoints

A number of videos have been posted online in the last month.

# garda - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Gardaí discover concealed door leading to cannabis grow houses in Tipperary apartment

Gardaí have made three seizures in the last 24 hours.

No priority testing, one officer on NPHET - garda association criticises lack of involvement in pandemic policing plan

The GRA said this lack of representation has resulted in legal grey areas for officers while policing during this crisis.

# garda - Sunday 10 May, 2020

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

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

Two women arrested after man (40s) seriously assaulted in Wexford

The man received “apparent” stab wounds and is believed to have non-life threatening injuries

# garda - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Man and woman arrested after a man in his 40s was assaulted in Limerick city

The man’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

# garda - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Public order gardaí sent to Oberstown after staff threatened with boiling water

A group of four residents barricaded themselves in the kitchen area of the facility.

Man arrested in relation to assault after barricading himself in Limerick sitting room

Gardaí were called after a man assaulted someone in a Limerick estate last night.

Garda group 'disappointed' that sergeants and inspectors won't get priority testing

The AGSI said that a “u-turn” had been done by Garda management.

# garda - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Man (70s) injured in aggravated burglary in Cork

Gardaí are appealing for information in relation to this incident.

# garda - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Shop worker left with head injuries after two teens steal bottle of wine in north Dublin

The teenagers were arrested shortly after the incident occurred.

# garda - Friday 1 May, 2020

AGSI 'disappointed' to learn of public complaints about gardaí who were not wearing masks

The Garda Ombudsman said it has received more than 70 complaints about enforcement of Covid-19 restrictions.

# garda - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Man due in court in relation to 20 fuel 'drive-offs' in Dublin and Kildare

The man admitted to the 20 incidents of fuel theft with a combined value of €846.51.

# garda - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Gardaí investigating unexplained death of man (20s) in Galway

The man was found unresponsive at his home this morning.

Garda receives facial injuries in attack during Longford search operation

The incident happened late last week.

Gardaí say file to be submitted to DPP after crowd gathers outside Four Courts

Over 20 supporters of the case taken by Gemma O’Doherty and John Waters gathered outside the courts.

# garda - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Gardaí coughed on or spat at in 31 incidents this month, with 'spit hoods' used 15 times

The Garda Commissioner said most people are still compliant with the restrictions.

Man killed in single-vehicle road collision in Dublin city centre

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

# garda - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Gardaí seize €2.5 million worth of cocaine in Dublin operation

Three men, aged 44, 48 and 59 years, were arrested at the scene.

# garda - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Gardaí believe 'incredibly potent' cannabis on Irish streets due to shortages caused by Covid-19

The new cannabis is arriving through Dublin Port from the UK.

# garda - Friday 24 April, 2020

Woman (20s) seriously injured after being hit by motorbike in Walkinstown

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred last night.

Gardaí warn of scam that tricks people into buying an iTunes gift card

This scam has been highlighted previously but has re-emerged in recent days with a slight twist.

Garda internal probe launched after officer's uniform stolen during party at drug dealer's house Exclusive

The garda had his car robbed by the criminal who then put on his uniform and posted a “callout” video on social media.

# garda - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Man arrested and charged after spitting at garda in Drogheda

The incident took place at around 3.30pm in Drogheda yesterday.

The million euro checkpoints: How Covid-19 garda stops have resulted in large seizures of drugs on Irish roads

The increased garda presence on the roads has resulted in major drug seizures being made by officers.

# garda - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Gardaí are investigating the gathering of people at the Four Courts yesterday

The group had gathered to witness the beginning of a case taken against the State over its Covid-19 pandemic restrictions.

# garda - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

11-year-old cyclist airlifted to hospital after collision with car in Limerick

The boy has sustained what are believed to be serious injuries, Gardaí said.

# garda - Friday 17 April, 2020

Drugs worth €25,000, fake cash and fireworks seized at house in Limerick city

€5,000 in counterfeit cash was seized in the search before 4pm today.

'You're thinking - I might not get through this': Dublin garda tells of 14-day coronavirus hospital ordeal

Sgt Paul Cullen has since recovered from Covid-19 and said the staff in Beaumont Hospital were “amazing”.

# garda - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Garda helicopters are conducting Covid-19 aerial surveillance to ensure people are complying with guidelines

Gardaí confirmed the helicopter is being used for Covid-19 surveillance.

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