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Friday 9 June 2023 Dublin: 16°C

# Limerick City

Last month
May 2023
# Limerick
Gardaí investigating discovery of woman’s body at Limerick city hotel
The body of a woman in her 40s was discovered overnight by emergency services at the Limerick Strand Hotel.
This year
# Limerick
17 properties searched in Limerick as part of operation targeting organised crime group
‘Open areas of land in the Southill area of Limerick City are also being searched, supported by the Irish Defence Forces’, said a garda spokesperson.
# Murder Investigation
Man arrested by PSNI over murder of woman in Limerick on Tuesday
The woman, in her 20s, was stabbed in a residential apartment in Limerick city.
# ennis road
Man arrested over suspected arson attack on two 19th century red brick houses in Limerick
It’s understood both properties were vacant at the time of the fire, and no injuries were reported.
# Fatal Assault
Gardaí investigating deaths of women found in Dublin and Limerick, in separate incidents
A woman (20s) has died in a fatal assault in Limerick city, and gardaí are investigating all of the circumstances around the death of a woman (60s) whose body was found in Dublin 15.
Last year
# raheen
Fifteen jobs in peril after fire destroys commercial premises in Limerick
No injuries have been reported.
# Limerick
Cash and drugs seized during Garda raids in Limerick city
Gardaí say the searches were conducted ‘as part of ongoing investigations into local criminal activity in Limerick City’.
# Parnell Street
Man (30s) charged in relation to fatal assault in Limerick city
A second man, also aged in his 30s, was arrested and is in Garda custody.
# Parnell Street
Tributes paid to former soccer star after his death following an assault in Limerick City
The assault took place at Parnell Street after 10pm. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.
# Limerick City
King John's Castle enters into state-ownership as Limerick Council becomes new operator
The ownership of the castle was officially transferred yesterday.
# cornmarket
Woman pleads guilty to causing injuries after car driven into crowd in Limerick City
The “hit and run” incident on 10 October 2021 left three people in hospital with serious injuries.
All time
# Limerick
Gardaí appeal for information about alleged knife attack in Limerick City suburb
Gardaí have recovered a blade they believe was used to inflict injuries to the man’s hands.
# Moyross
Man due to appear in court over Limerick city shooting
The shooting incident took place on 11 June in Moyross.
# Old Cratloe Road
Man (30s) charged in relation to three Limerick City burglaries
A man had attempted to gain entry through the roof and fell through onto the shop floor, Gardaí said.
# Arson Attack
Man (40s) arrested in connection with two suspected arson incidents in Limerick city yesterday
Gardaí received reports that a business nearby Browns Quay in Limerick City was on fire at 5:30am yesterday morning
# Limerick City
Gardaí intervene to stop Limerick stabbing 'due to imminent threat to life'
“There was literally no time to draw weapons,” a source said.
# Limerick
Detector dog Rex helps gardaí locate and seize firearms and €40k worth of suspected cocaine
Gardaí carried out a search near the riverbank of St Mary’s Park at around 4.30pm yesterday.
# Limerick City
Limerick family say they slept under a bridge after being evicted from their home
John Johnson said he and his children were left “walking the streets” after being evicted on Saturday.
# Limerick
Two men due in court over burglaries and theft of cars in Limerick City
Investigations are ongoing.
# Arrest
Man arrested following five burglaries and two attempted burglaries in Limerick City
He is due to appear before court today.
# Crime
Woman (20s) arrested in connection with Limerick shooting
The shooting happened in the Castle Street area of Limerick city on 11 June.
# Limerick City
People of Limerick being asked what they'd like to see from directly-elected mayor
Limerick is the first city that will have a directly-elected mayor after locals voted for the move last year.
# Limerick City
Man (30s) arrested in connection with two burglaries and a robbery in Limerick city
The man is due to appear before Limerick City District Court later today.
# Old Cratloe Road
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.
# Ballynanty
Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search
Three men were arrested.
# drink driving
Gardaí arrest four for drink and drug driving offences in Limerick
The four were arrested in both Limerick city and county by members of the Roads Policing Unit.
# Limerick City
Man injured after being stabbed multiple times in front of customers in 'packed' Limerick pub
The broad daylight stabbing occurred around 3.20pm on Sunday afternoon.
# Missing
Woman missing from Limerick City found safe and well
Gardaí have thanked the media for their assistance with the matter.
# Stabbing
French national appears in court charged over stabbing of man in Limerick city
The judge remanded him in custody to appear before Limerick District Court again on 30 July.
# Stabbing
Man left in serious condition in hospital after being stabbed in Limerick city
A French man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the stabbing.
# Limerick City
Limerick GPO's mosaic tiles and façade will be removed despite people's objections
A member of the public said “to lose it would be a disservice to the memory of Limerick City’s daily life”.
# Future of Housing
What the future of community living could look like in Limerick City's Georgian neighbourhood
We spoke to Architect Rosie Webb at the CoHousing Here event in Dublin about alternative housing models.
# Limerick City
Teenager to appear in court charged with stealing 14 bicycles
Gardaí said that, since 2016, around 14,000 bikes had been stolen around the country.
# Size Matters
'Terry was a big strong rugby man not like this little chap' - Limerick's Wogan statue defaced
Two messages have been daubed over one another on part of the statue.
# Goals Goals Goals
Waterford's unbeaten home run emphatically ended as Limerick hit six
Stanley Aborah’s early red card for a two-footed lunge gave the hosts an uphill struggle.
# Limerick
Firefighters attacked with stones as they put out May Eve bonfires
A number of stones hit the vehicle, but nobody was injured.
# Limerick
'Sheer neglect': ISPCA investigating donkey found with 'horrific head injuries'
Meanwhile, Action For Animal Welfare Ireland has posted images of a severely neglected horse on its Facebook page.
# fatal crashes
Two motorcyclists die after separate incidents just minutes apart in Limerick
The men who died were aged in their 20s and 50s.
# stephen keary
Limerick mayor hopeful under fire for comments on immigrants claiming social welfare
Councillor Stephen Keary made the comments at a recent council meeting.
# wonderful scenes
The Limerick Fire Brigade came across a group of ducklings in the city and released them back into the wild
And had all the puns too.