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# North Dublin

Last month
January 2023
# Organised Crime
Teen arrested as Gardaí seize over €169,000 worth of Alprazolam tablets in North Dublin
The seizure was made during an operation targeting persons suspected to be part of an organised crime group in North Dublin.
# Ballymun
'No place for racism of any form': Leo Varadkar criticises anti-refugee protests in Ballymun
The protests have taken place over the last three days.
# North Dublin
Man (22) arrested after Revenue officers seize over €339,000 worth of cocaine in north Dublin
The seizure was made in the north Dublin area earlier today.
Last year
2022
# North Dublin
Two men arrested after Gardaí seize €1.3 million of drugs alongside ammo in north Dublin
The two men aged in their 30s and 50s are being detained at Bridewell Garda Station.
# Operation Thor
13 people due in court following north Dublin burglary investigation
A total of 35 charges brought before the courts include burglary, trespass and handling of stolen property.
# no swim notice
Temporary swimming ban enacted for Loughshinny Beach in north Dublin due to high E.coli levels
The beach is still open to the public.
# Finglas
Finglas gang feud: Four arrested as gardaí probe ongoing violence in Dublin suburb
Two men and two women were detained.
All time
# Dublin
Investigation into reports of disturbing 'rape chant' on nighttime DART service
Fine Gael TD Alan Farrell was travelling home towards Malahide when he heard the alarming chant.
# Swords
Flash flooding recedes in north Dublin after heavy downpours
Footage on social media shows flood waters sweep through Swords this afternoon while crews were also deployed yo Malahide and Portmarnock.
# North Dublin
Do Not Swim notice in place for two Dublin beaches due to high bacteria levels
The notice has been issued for Burrow Beach in Sutton and South Strand Skerries.
# North Dublin
Legal challenge brought over decision to pedestrianise part of Malahide Village
The pedestrianisation aimed to facilitate outdoor dining but has led to criticism.
# North Dublin
Five arrested, two gardaí injured, after public order incident in Baldoyle
Two of the men, both aged 18 years, have since been charged.
# North Dublin
Locals condemn vandals who painted racist graffiti on Balbriggan walls
Balbriggan has become a target of far-right activism and misinformation over the last ten years.
# Stardust disaster
Government rejected call for change after Stardust tragedy, archives show
A total of 48 young people died in the nightclub blaze in Artane in Dublin on Valentine’s Day in 1981.
# North Dublin
Woman arrested in €1.2 million credit union fraud investigation released without charge
A file is to be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.
# North Dublin
Woman arrested in relation to misappropriation of €1.2 million at Dublin credit union
The 60-year-old woman is being detained at Balbriggan Garda Station.
# North Dublin
Councillors and minister set 'to clash' over future of Oscar Traynor lands
Councillors last week rejected plans for developer Glenveagh to build 850 homes at the 17-hectare site.
# Ballymun
Gardaí seize €170,000 in cash following north Dublin searches
Three properties were searched as part of Operation Tara today.
# Coolock
Over €1.4 million worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
The drugs were found following the search of a premises in Coolock last Friday.
# St Margaret's
Cyclist dies after collision involving car in north Dublin
The cyclist, a man in his 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
# Fatal Crash
Woman dies following crash between lorry, car and pedestrian in Phibsborough
The incident happened around 1pm today.
# North Dublin
Planning permission granted for contentious plans for 650 homes beside St Anne's Park in Raheny
This is the second time this year An Bord Pleanála has given a green light to the plans.
# North Dublin
Public appeal made for help in tracing whereabouts of man missing from Finglas
The family of Peter Kennedy are concerned for his wellbeing.
# violent disorder
Garda detectives surrounded and attacked by 15 youths, court hears
The incident was close to a garda station in north Dublin.
# Nature Reserve
Green Party cllr 'wants to find out' if fire on Bull Island is connected to the return of cars
Vehicular traffic returned to the nature reserve after yesterday’s change in government guidelines.
# Mulhuddart
Joyriders destroy pitches in north Co Dublin
Fingal County Council has closed the pitches in the interests of health and safety.
# North Dublin
'People are afraid, people are anxious': Former Assistant Garda Commissioner sets out roadmap for Darndale's future
Jack Nolan’s report examining Darndale in North Dublin will be published in May.
# Darndale
Former Assistant Garda Commissioner to head up North Dublin Taskforce in wake of violence
The area has seen an increase in violence over the past two years.
# North Dublin
Gardaí to crack down on scramblers in Dublin estates on Christmas Day
The government is currently reviewing legislation to ensure gardaí have the necessary powers to deal with the issue.
# Digging A Hole
Coastal greenway delayed as contractor hits drains and causes flooding
Solutions being put in place include a shallow trench and overflow pipe into the estuary.
# Coolock
Extra garda resources will be sent to north Dublin after shooting last weekend
Flanagan said today that gangland violence was “absolutely not” out of control in Dublin.
# North Dublin
Death of man found in Ballymun being treated by gardaí as 'personal tragedy'
Officers have launched an investigation after the discovery earlier today.
# North Dublin
Investigation under way after shots fired at house in Cabra
The incident happened just before midnight last night.
# North Dublin
Man (44) arrested after gardaí seize guns in organised crime probe
Gardaí recovered two firearms and ammunition shortly after 1pm today.
# Rush
Gardaí investigate aggravated burglary at house in north Dublin
The incident took place in the early hours of Friday morning.
# Dublin
Couple accused of child cruelty after nine-year-old daughter suffered serious injuries held longer pending 'further charges'
The couple were arrested last week.
# greenway
Construction commences on new €2.5 million coastal cycling route in north Dublin
The route will link Baldoyle to Portmarnock along the Coast Road.
# drumcondra road
'Major burst' leaves people without water in north Dublin
Irish Water and Dublin City Council are working to restore full water pressure in the affected areas.
# North Dublin
Fingal council lodges plans with An Bord Pleanála for 6km cycling and walking greenway
The proposal will go out to public consultation before a decision is made by the planning authority.
# Coolock
Man killed in shooting in North Dublin this afternoon
Gardaí are currently investigating the incident.