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Thursday 6 August, 2020


# gardai - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Teenager arrested after shop robbed at knife-point in Dublin

The incident happened on the Jamestown Road in Finglas at around 5.30pm yesterday.

# gardai - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Gardaí issue warning following increase in reports of fraudulent Revenue texts and calls

An Garda Síochána said the fraudsters are seeking the person’s personal data in these cases.

Have you seen Gerry? Appeal to find missing Dublin teenager

Gerry Connors was last seen in the Store Street area of Dublin on Thursday.

Man (30s) due in court over seizure of €81,500 worth of drugs in Dublin city

The man was arrested after gardaí stopped a van on Usher’s Quay on Thursday.

Man (30s) arrested after shop robbed at knifepoint in south Dublin

The incident happened on Highfield Road in Rathgar yesterday afternoon.

€191,000 worth of crack cocaine and diamorphine seized in Dublin

The seizure was made during the search of a property in Bluebell last night.

# gardai - Friday 15 May, 2020

Public appeal launched to locate missing 38-year-old man in Dublin

He has been missing from the Monkstown Farm area of Dublin since earlier today.

Garda overtime suspended 'with immediate effect' in a number of areas

A garda spokesperson said it was the organisation’s intention to work within the annual budget provided by government.

High Court challenge brought against gardaí for seizure and refusal to return car

The vehicle was seized as part of an investigation into allegations of false imprisonment.

Children suspected in 1 out of every 5 cases of criminal sexual violence

New figures on serious crime published today by the Central Statistics Office.

Man dies in suspected workplace accident at Kildare meat processing plant

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

Man arrested as €81k worth of crack cocaine and other drugs seized

The seizures were made in Dublin city centre last night.

# gardai - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Man in his late teens shot during incident in North Dublin

The man arrived at hospital with apparent gunshot wounds.

# gardai - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Young girl dies following farming accident in Donegal

Gardai in Carndonagh are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.

War of Independence mills grenade made safe after being found in Dublin canal

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit was called to the scene.

Human rights group calls on health minister to justify extending emergency garda powers

Figures show the emergency powers were invoked a total of 192 times over the past month.

# gardai - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Protest against garda checkpoint in Galway condemned as 'reckless and dangerous'

Concerns were raised that frontline staff and other medical personnel were held up as a result of the incident.

Girl (16) in serious condition after being pulled from sea in Bray

The girl was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin.

Man arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €60,000 in Tipperary

The suspected cocaine was found at an outdoor location yesterday.

Gardaí have used emergency Covid-19 powers in 192 incidents over the past month

There were also 64 incidents of spitting and/or coughing against members of An Garda Síochána.

# gardai - Monday 11 May, 2020

Gardaí question teenager in relation to 'racist comments' sent to English footballer Ian Wright

Wright tweeted images of the private messages he received.

# gardai - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Limerick man hit neighbour 'nine times across the head' with a hammer, court hears

There was a special siting of Limerick District Court today.

Man to appear in court over Limerick assault

The assault occurred in Thomondgate.

# gardai - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Garda and PSNI chiefs approve review into Covid-19 policing

Drew Harris and Simon Byrne conducted a joint patrol with local officers on the Tyrone/Monaghan border today.

60,000 cigarettes and counterfeit clothing seized by gardaí in Donegal

Gardaí carried out a number of searches in Ballyshannon last night.

# gardai - Friday 8 May, 2020

Woman (60s) sustains serious injuries after being struck by car in Mayo

The collision occurred at around 12:20pm yesterday at Market Square, Castlebar.

# gardai - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Man arrested after gardaí seize drugs and cash worth over €13,000 in Limerick

Suspected drugs, money and counterfeit money were seized following searches yesterday.

Man held knife to woman’s throat before barricading himself into stranger’s home, court hears

The man barricaded himself into a stranger’s home where he drank the homeowner’s beer during a three-hour standoff with gardaí yesterday, a court was told.

Gardaí issue warning over groups of 'boy racers' gathering in Cork at night time

Sergeant James O’Donovan said there have been reports of groups of up to 20 cars meeting up in the west Cork division.

# gardai - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Counsel for the State claims Waters and O'Doherty's High Court challenge is 'doomed to failure'

The case was before the courts today.

Robber identified from DNA left on a juice box jailed for three years

He has previous convictions for attempted robbery, burglary and possession of stolen property.

Man dies after 'freak accident' involving mower at Laois golf club

An investigation has been launched by the Health and Safety Authority.

Man (20s) arrested following armed robbery with screwdriver at Dublin petrol station

A man fled the scene in a car with a sum of money which was later recovered.

# gardai - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Man arrested after gardaí seize cannabis worth €165,000 in Wexford

Gardaí recovered 5kg of cannabis herb and 80 cannabis plants this afternoon.

O'Doherty compares Covid-19 restrictions to living in 'Nazi Germany' at High Court hearing

There was once again a heavy garda presence outside the court.

'Disgraceful attacks': Gardaí were spat or coughed at over 50 times in recent weeks

Members of An Garda Síochána use anti-spit guards as a “last resort” in some incidents, Drew Harris said.

# gardai - Monday 4 May, 2020

Gardaí searching for a missing person have found a body

The search has been stood down.

Thirty-three dogs seized by gardaí at Dublin port

The dogs are now in the care of the DSPCA.

Man (20s) arrested over theft of vehicle outside shop in Galway

The suspect is due in court this afternoon.

Woman (30s) arrested after robbery of shop in Dublin city centre

The incident happened in the Thomas Street area at around 7.15pm last night.