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# gardai - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Two men arrested following late evening armed robbery at service station in Dublin

The Garda Dog Unit and Air Support Unit were deployed during searches following the robbery.

# gardai - Thursday 18 June, 2020

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014

However, drug and fraud offences increased.

'An attack upon society': Garda Commissioner appeals for information on shooting of Colm Horkan

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris was speaking in Castlerea today.

# gardai - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

22 dogs seized by gardaí during searches at three addresses in Co Cork

All of the dogs are currently in the care of the CSPCA and the ISPCA.

Youth arrested as gardaí and Bank of Ireland warn of text message 'smishing' scam

A number of reports have been received by gardaí in relation to this scam.

# gardai - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

There have been 100 incidents of spitting or coughing against gardaí since 8 April

There have been 100 incidents of spitting or coughing against gardaí since 8 April

Between that date and 13 June, gardaí have had to use anti-spit guards 75 times.

# gardai - Monday 15 June, 2020

Man charged in connection with stabbing in Galway yesterday

He is due before Galway District Court this morning.

# gardai - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Teenager released without charge after arrest over suspected arson attack in Dundalk

The incident happened at a house last weekend.

Man charged after another man is stabbed in Swords

The victim was taken to Beaumont Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Man to appear in court after two people were stabbed in Darndale

A man and a woman were stabbed yesterday.

# gardai - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Man (20s) killed in 'tragic accident' while working on car

The incident happened at Correllstown in Kinnegad at around 8pm last night.

Man and woman arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €440,000

The drugs were seized by gardaí investigating organised crime in Limerick city.

Man (20s) arrested after two hospitalised with stab wounds in Dublin

The incident happened at a house in the Darndale area at around 7.30am.

# gardai - Friday 12 June, 2020

Westmeath teenager pleads guilty to using garda PPS number to obtain Covid-19 payments

The 19-year-old appeared before Mullingar District Court today.

Man missing from Dublin 8 found safe and well

Aaron Healy had been was last seen on Wednesday, 3 June.

500 sting operations carried out in two years at licensed premises to see if they'd sell to under-18s

Gardaí carried out 295 Test Purchases in 2018, 164 in 2019 and 84 so far this year.

# gardai - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Woman (80s) treated in hospital after cyclist attempts to steal her handbag

The incident happened at around 12pm on Merchant’s Quay in Cork.

Man charged after gardaí seize drugs worth over €77,000 in Tallaght

The man, aged in his 20s, appeared in court today.

Man in his 70s charged over historical sex abuse allegations

The case relates to incidents which allegedly occurred between 1978 and 1986.

# gardai - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Appeal after 14 dogs stolen from house during burglary

Gardaí are appealing for information.

Two men released after arrest in connection with discovery of body at Dublin house

45-year-old Alan Hall’s body was found at a house in Bluebell last month.

# gardai - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Appeal for witnesses to suspected arson attack on garda's home

Significant damage was caused to the outside of the house on Sunday night, but nobody was injured.

There has been a 25% increase in domestic violence calls to gardaí over past year

People experiencing domestic abuse are being urged to contact gardaí.

# gardai - Monday 8 June, 2020

'A despicable attack': Investigation launched after suspected arson attack on garda's home

Significant damage was caused to the outside of the house, but nobody was injured.

Teenager charged with robbery and assault after incident in Carrigaline is told to stay off social media

The teenager was charged with robbery and with assault causing harm of another teenager.

Two men arrested in connection with discovery of man's body in burning house

The body of 45-year-old Alan Hall was found in Dublin last month.

# gardai - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Gardaí investigating after teenager stabbed in Cork last night

The teenager is being treated in hospital where his injuries are described as not life threatening.

# gardai - Friday 5 June, 2020

'New level of respect and acceptance' experienced by gardaí during Covid-19 restrictions

The Policing Authority published its fourth report into the use of new garda powers since 8 April.

Glock pistol and MDMA tablets worth €360,000 seized in Dublin

Three men were arrested, and they can be held for up to seven days.

# gardai - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Third man charged over alleged Christy Keane murder plot

The man appeared before the Special Criminal Court today.

Gardaí freeze bank accounts associated with €1.5m money laundering operation

Four of the five men arrested yesterday remain in garda custody.

# gardai - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Man dies in road crash in Cork

The collision occurred just after 6pm this evening.

Five men arrested as part of investigation into €1.5m money laundering operation

It came after gardaí identified a number of bogus companies established by a criminal group.

# gardai - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

There have been 88 incidents of spitting or coughing against gardaí

Gardaí have used spit-guards 63 times since 8 April, according to new figures.

Man in his 60s dies in single-vehicle crash in Mayo

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two arrested after woman (60s) threatened during aggravated burglary in Cork

The incident happened at a property in the Mayfield area shortly before 8pm last night.

# gardai - Monday 1 June, 2020

Almost 5,600 incidents of domestic abuse reported to gardaí in past two months

There has been a 25% increase in the number of domestic abuse incidents recorded by gardaí over the same period in 2019.

# gardai - Sunday 31 May, 2020

40 youths obstruct gardaí as two arrested after altercation in Salthill, Galway

Several garda units were called to the scene to try and restore peace and disperse the crowd.

Three arrested and eight million cigarettes seized in NI during cross-border operation

A number of other items were seized elsewhere including €100k in cash and several vehicles.

# gardai - Saturday 30 May, 2020

From The42 Life as a new Garda, a whirlwind year and love for club and county as football takes a backseat On Guard

Life as a new Garda, a whirlwind year and love for club and county as football takes a backseat

‘Every day is different,’ says Sligo’s Denise McGrath. ‘With every call you never know what’s coming around the corner. It’s a very exciting job.’