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# garda - March March 2022

Have you seen this 17-year-old girl? She's been missing from Wexford since Friday
# Gessica Batulescu
# Gessica Batulescu

Have you seen this 17-year-old girl? She's been missing from Wexford since Friday

Mar 27th 2022, 1:44 PM 25,288 Views 4 Comments

Gessica Batulescu has been missing for almost three days.

Garda investigations underway as two men die in road collisions in Dublin and Limerick
# Garda
# Garda

Garda investigations underway as two men die in road collisions in Dublin and Limerick

Updated Mar 24th 2022, 5:51 PM 30,761 Views 1 Comment

A passenger in a car died in Limerick while the driver of a car in Dublin also died.

Investigation continues into killing of woman in Finglas shooting
# Dublin
# Dublin

Investigation continues into killing of woman in Finglas shooting

Updated Mar 20th 2022, 6:32 PM 47,266 Views 0 Comments

The woman has been named locally as Sandra Boyd.

Gardaí appeal for help locating teen missing from Louth
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí appeal for help locating teen missing from Louth

Mar 11th 2022, 4:57 PM 21,928 Views 0 Comments

17-year-old Ahed Albadri was last seen in the Clogherhead area yesterday.

Former garda superintendent charged over drug seizure to draft signed guilty plea
# Courts
# Courts

Former garda superintendent charged over drug seizure to draft signed guilty plea

Mar 10th 2022, 3:31 PM 30,674 Views 0 Comments

John Murphy, 61, was charged with possessing cannabis worth over €13,000 at his home in a north Dublin suburb.

16-year-old missing from Co Meath found safe and well
# Meath
# Meath

16-year-old missing from Co Meath found safe and well

Mar 7th 2022, 10:30 PM 43,424 Views 0 Comments

Callum McGill went missing from Bettystown, Co Meath, on Friday.

Missing Tallaght teen found safe and well
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Missing Tallaght teen found safe and well

Mar 7th 2022, 9:32 PM 50,324 Views 0 Comments

Garda thanked the public for their assistance.

Body found in search for missing Dublin woman Bernadette Connolly
# Bernadette Connolly
# Bernadette Connolly

Body found in search for missing Dublin woman Bernadette Connolly

Mar 3rd 2022, 8:20 PM 80,192 Views 21 Comments

Bernadette’s daughter Jade said that they were grateful to have her back so that they can lay her to rest.

Three men arrested at Waterford Airport in relation to €3.5 million cocaine find
# EAW
# EAW

Three men arrested at Waterford Airport in relation to €3.5 million cocaine find

Mar 3rd 2022, 9:21 AM 18,833 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were seized near an airfield in the British midlands.

Garda Special Detective Unit to receive a major increase in members
# State Security
# State Security

Garda Special Detective Unit to receive a major increase in members

Mar 2nd 2022, 4:04 PM 17,345 Views 0 Comments

An Garda Síochána is strengthening its State security capability as it appoints dozens of gardaí to new roles.

Gardaí appeal for nuclear gauge and other items taken from a van in Co Louth
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Gardaí appeal for nuclear gauge and other items taken from a van in Co Louth

Mar 1st 2022, 6:55 PM 28,178 Views 6 Comments

The gauge contains a radioactive source, and was taken sometime between last night and this morning.

# garda - February February 2022

Detective Garda Ben O’Sullivan, who survived 1996 IRA armed robbery laid to rest
# Limerick
# Limerick

Detective Garda Ben O’Sullivan, who survived 1996 IRA armed robbery laid to rest

Feb 28th 2022, 8:57 PM 17,415 Views 0 Comments

Mr O’Sullivan was shot 11 times when an IRA gang opened fire with machine guns – his colleague Jerry McCabe was killed.

Garda injured during 'serious and concerning attack' in Co Cavan
# Blacklion
# Blacklion

Garda injured during 'serious and concerning attack' in Co Cavan

Feb 28th 2022, 11:55 AM 51,490 Views 19 Comments

The injured garda was found disorientated and “saturated with an accelerant”.

Proposed changes to Garda roster postponed amid fears of industrial action
# Drew Harris
# Drew Harris

Proposed changes to Garda roster postponed amid fears of industrial action

Feb 23rd 2022, 2:29 PM 25,066 Views 17 Comments

The changes have been pushed back until at least late March.

Jury acquits former garda of raping his wife at their family home
# Acquitted
# Acquitted

Jury acquits former garda of raping his wife at their family home

Feb 22nd 2022, 5:39 PM 45,885 Views 0 Comments

The 60-year-old man had pleaded not guilty to the offence.

Weapons and illegal cigarettes found in Longford garda search
# Longford
# Longford

Weapons and illegal cigarettes found in Longford garda search

Feb 21st 2022, 7:22 AM 24,899 Views 0 Comments

The weapons included knives, a tomahawk style hatchet, pepper spray and a baton.

Man (20s) arrested over smishing scam targeting people nationwide
# Smishing
# Smishing

Man (20s) arrested over smishing scam targeting people nationwide

Feb 17th 2022, 9:25 PM 52,543 Views 8 Comments

He is being held at Ballymun Garda Station.

Man arrested following armed robbery on Dublin's Grafton Street
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Man arrested following armed robbery on Dublin's Grafton Street

Feb 17th 2022, 11:47 AM 52,711 Views 14 Comments

The man was taken to Pearse Street Garda Station where he is currently detained.

Gardaí recover 80 stolen e-scooters and bicycles in south Dublin investigation
# Theft
# Theft

Gardaí recover 80 stolen e-scooters and bicycles in south Dublin investigation

Feb 15th 2022, 11:46 AM 29,882 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí are seeking the public’s assistance to reunite the owners with their items.

Man (70s) dies and one hospitalised following two car collision in Offaly
# Tullamore Crash
# Tullamore Crash

Man (70s) dies and one hospitalised following two car collision in Offaly

Feb 14th 2022, 8:11 PM 19,933 Views 1 Comment

The collision occurred on the N52 at Bunaterin, Tullamore.

Man and woman arrested over fatal assault of man in Wicklow are released without charge
# Ballyconnell
# Ballyconnell

Man and woman arrested over fatal assault of man in Wicklow are released without charge

Feb 12th 2022, 2:29 PM 14,773 Views 0 Comments

A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Concerns that burglary gangs are 'targeting areas they know have little to no Garda cover'
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Concerns that burglary gangs are 'targeting areas they know have little to no Garda cover'

Feb 12th 2022, 12:05 AM 29,797 Views 56 Comments
  • Criminal gangs are exploiting the lack of resources in rural Ireland, reports Garreth MacNamee.
  • Gardaí have pleaded with management for more cars and officers to fight rural crime.
  • Over 130 stations have shut in the last six years.
A new recruitment drive for An Garda Síochána has launched today
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

A new recruitment drive for An Garda Síochána has launched today

Feb 10th 2022, 5:00 AM 25,605 Views 10 Comments

Budget 2022 has provided for the recruitment of up to 800 gardaí and 400 Garda staff this year.

Man who dragged garda along the ground while driving jailed for two years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who dragged garda along the ground while driving jailed for two years

Feb 8th 2022, 8:29 PM 27,557 Views 0 Comments

The court was told that the man seized that opportunity to flee in circumstances that were “highly dangerous”.

Man pleads guilty to endangering Garda by driving car at him
# Courts
# Courts

Man pleads guilty to endangering Garda by driving car at him

Feb 8th 2022, 3:16 PM 10,089 Views 0 Comments

Martin McDermott appeared before Letterkenny Circuit Court in Co Donegal.

Gardaí see fraud using text, email and phone calls treble in last twelve months
# Scam Warning
# Scam Warning

Gardaí see fraud using text, email and phone calls treble in last twelve months

Feb 4th 2022, 10:10 AM 10,213 Views 19 Comments

Detectives have issued a warning for people to be aware of the con-artists vishing, smishing or phishing tactics.

Second male juvenile arrested in connection with serious assault in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Second male juvenile arrested in connection with serious assault in Ballyfermot

Feb 3rd 2022, 3:23 PM 12,382 Views 0 Comments

A second male has been arrested while the first male has been released, Gardaí said.

Gardaí appeal for public's help in finding 15-year-old missing for three weeks
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí appeal for public's help in finding 15-year-old missing for three weeks

Feb 2nd 2022, 4:07 PM 24,096 Views 0 Comments

Arab Al-Mesto was last seen in the Dublin 2 area on 12 January.

'Vile and appalling': Members of Lion King cast and crew subjected to racist abuse in Dublin
# Bord Gais Energy Theatre
# Bord Gais Energy Theatre

'Vile and appalling': Members of Lion King cast and crew subjected to racist abuse in Dublin

Updated Feb 1st 2022, 1:09 PM 60,665 Views 68 Comments

It’s understood that the crew were subjected to verbal abuse by a group of male youths.

Woman (60s) killed in Laois farm accident
# Laois
# Laois

Woman (60s) killed in Laois farm accident

Feb 1st 2022, 10:14 AM 37,654 Views 0 Comments

A woman in her 60s died in the incident in County Laois.

# garda - January January 2022

Man (20s) arrested at Dublin Airport on foot of European Arrest Warrant
# Economic Crime Bureau
# Economic Crime Bureau

Man (20s) arrested at Dublin Airport on foot of European Arrest Warrant

Jan 28th 2022, 9:49 PM 80,225 Views 0 Comments

The man is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice tomorrow morning.

Daughter of missing Dublin woman (45) makes plea for information as Gardaí release footage
# Bernadette Connolly
# Bernadette Connolly

Daughter of missing Dublin woman (45) makes plea for information as Gardaí release footage

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 1:15 PM 102,751 Views 17 Comments

Gardaí are at Donabate Beach today to try to speak with people who may have seen Bernadette on the day she went missing.

Gardaí seize €100k worth of cannabis from Ballymun organised crime gang
# Seizure
# Seizure

Gardaí seize €100k worth of cannabis from Ballymun organised crime gang

Jan 26th 2022, 5:45 PM 15,608 Views 10 Comments

A man in his 30s has been arrested.

Two gardaí injured after stolen car reportedly involved in multiple crashes in Wexford
# Garda
# Garda

Two gardaí injured after stolen car reportedly involved in multiple crashes in Wexford

Jan 24th 2022, 2:38 PM 21,062 Views 0 Comments

Both gardaí required hospital treatment.

Man (60s) dies after crash involving car and SUV in Co Longford
# Longford
# Longford

Man (60s) dies after crash involving car and SUV in Co Longford

Jan 20th 2022, 9:22 PM 22,657 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí appealed for witnesses to this collision to come forward.

Ashling Murphy investigation: Man in his 30s arrested on suspicion of murder
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Ashling Murphy investigation: Man in his 30s arrested on suspicion of murder

Updated Jan 18th 2022, 4:00 PM 173,640 Views 0 Comments

The arrest comes just hours after Ashling’s funeral mass.

Garda organised crime unit hails 'exceptional level of success' as €5m in cash seized last year
# GNDOCB
# GNDOCB

Garda organised crime unit hails 'exceptional level of success' as €5m in cash seized last year

Jan 12th 2022, 8:27 AM 9,652 Views 9 Comments

Over €24 million has been seized since the Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau was set up in 2015.

Man returned to prison after questioning in relation to disappearance of woman in County Louth
# Louth
# Louth

Man returned to prison after questioning in relation to disappearance of woman in County Louth

Jan 11th 2022, 8:38 PM 26,036 Views 0 Comments

Giedre Raguckaite was last seen on the night of 29 May 2018.

Gardaí pursuing 'multiple lines of inquiry' in Michael Tormey murder investigation
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Gardaí pursuing 'multiple lines of inquiry' in Michael Tormey murder investigation

Jan 11th 2022, 1:22 PM 12,403 Views 0 Comments

Michael was shot dead in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Pedestrian (70s) killed after being hit by a car in Tipperary
# Cahir
# Cahir

Pedestrian (70s) killed after being hit by a car in Tipperary

Jan 10th 2022, 10:56 AM 17,381 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí believe the collision occurred on Castle Street in Cahir at around 5.50pm.