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# north-dublin - Monday 21 December, 2015

Gardaí set up checkpoints in north Dublin - and had a surprisingly busy night
# Thor
# Thor

Gardaí set up checkpoints in north Dublin - and had a surprisingly busy night

Dec 21st 2015, 8:52 PM 64,462 Views 57 Comments

The checks were part of Operation Thor – which targets the country’s most prolific burglars.

# north-dublin - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Show-home in Dublin being occupied by protesters because of "heartbreaking" homeless crisis
# Clongriffin
# Clongriffin

Show-home in Dublin being occupied by protesters because of "heartbreaking" homeless crisis

Oct 25th 2015, 4:39 PM 31,012 Views 196 Comments

The action is being supported by the Anti-Austerity Alliance.

# north-dublin - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Missing Galway man found safe and well
# Carna
# Carna

Missing Galway man found safe and well

Sep 16th 2015, 2:19 PM 26,106 Views 9 Comments

A missing persons appeal was issued last week.

# north-dublin - Monday 14 September, 2015

Gardaí investigating after pipe bomb explodes in Dublin housing estate
# Bomb Blast
# Bomb Blast

Gardaí investigating after pipe bomb explodes in Dublin housing estate

Sep 14th 2015, 6:25 PM 25,500 Views 7 Comments

The device went off at around 10pm in front of a house.

# north-dublin - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Two charged after garda struck and seriously injured by stolen car
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Two charged after garda struck and seriously injured by stolen car

Aug 30th 2015, 8:00 PM 33,629 Views 12 Comments

Two other gardaí received minor injuries in the incident, which happened in Balbriggan last night.

# north-dublin - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Firefighter's 'mask slipped' as crew responded to toxic fumes emergency
# Portmarnock Deaths
# Portmarnock Deaths

Firefighter's 'mask slipped' as crew responded to toxic fumes emergency

Jun 11th 2015, 1:23 PM 17,024 Views 15 Comments

One man – the owner of a drain-clearing company – was killed in the incident. His brother remains in hospital today.

# north-dublin - Friday 15 May, 2015

Mother and four kids to be evacuated from Dublin flat over fire safety concerns
# Unsafe
# Unsafe

Mother and four kids to be evacuated from Dublin flat over fire safety concerns

May 15th 2015, 10:30 PM 21,969 Views 29 Comments

Some tenants in the building say they have nowhere else to go and will be on the streets if forced to leave.

# north-dublin - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

These are the 20 Dublin homes with the most lead in their drinking water
# Contaminated
# Contaminated

These are the 20 Dublin homes with the most lead in their drinking water

May 5th 2015, 5:20 PM 21,560 Views 62 Comments

There’s some familiar addresses related to water protests.

# north-dublin - Monday 13 April, 2015

Woman released without charge after man fatally stabbed
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Woman released without charge after man fatally stabbed

Apr 13th 2015, 8:16 AM 11,360 Views 5 Comments

A file will be prepared for the DPP.

# north-dublin - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Two cars collide head-on in north Dublin. Three injured
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Two cars collide head-on in north Dublin. Three injured

Mar 7th 2015, 7:22 PM 40,641 Views 0 Comments

Three people have been taken to hospital for treatment.

# north-dublin - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Appeal for witnesses after cyclist critically injured in north Dublin
# Coolock
# Coolock

Appeal for witnesses after cyclist critically injured in north Dublin

Feb 4th 2015, 10:48 PM 18,224 Views 26 Comments

The crash took place on the Malahide Road.

# north-dublin - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Two women arrested after robberies of off-licences and chemists
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Two women arrested after robberies of off-licences and chemists

Jan 31st 2015, 7:38 AM 12,627 Views 0 Comments

The women will appear in court today.

# north-dublin - Monday 19 January, 2015

Four arrested after gardaí give chase to petrol station burglars
# Midnight Raid
# Midnight Raid

Four arrested after gardaí give chase to petrol station burglars

Jan 19th 2015, 11:54 AM 15,300 Views 13 Comments

The men were detained by gardaí as they tried to escape on foot.

# north-dublin - Friday 2 January, 2015

Rubbish dumping still a problem around the last remaining flats in Ballymun
# Flytipping
# Flytipping

Rubbish dumping still a problem around the last remaining flats in Ballymun

Jan 2nd 2015, 5:57 PM 13,166 Views 41 Comments

They are set for demolition in June of this year.

# north-dublin - Monday 22 December, 2014

Stella strikes again: More cannabis found labelled 'food and spices'... a LOT more
# Sniffer Dog
# Sniffer Dog

Stella strikes again: More cannabis found labelled 'food and spices'... a LOT more

Dec 22nd 2014, 3:37 PM 11,574 Views 27 Comments

She’s a great madra altogether.

# north-dublin - Monday 13 October, 2014

Gardaí investigate after boy (14) seriously injured in fall from bridge
# Finglas
# Finglas

Gardaí investigate after boy (14) seriously injured in fall from bridge

Oct 13th 2014, 6:35 PM 35,845 Views 0 Comments

He has been rushed to Temple Street hospital.

# north-dublin - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Man shot dead in Balbriggan this morning - woman also hit
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man shot dead in Balbriggan this morning - woman also hit

Sep 25th 2014, 11:10 PM 38,906 Views 55 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# north-dublin - Thursday 31 July, 2014

81-year-old Tom Kennedy missing from Dublin
# Missing
# Missing

81-year-old Tom Kennedy missing from Dublin

Jul 31st 2014, 3:20 PM 30,291 Views 12 Comments

His family are particularly concerned, as he has had health problems recently.

# north-dublin - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Politicians head on day trip to find out "first hand" what's going on with medical cards
# Health Committee
# Health Committee

Politicians head on day trip to find out "first hand" what's going on with medical cards

May 15th 2014, 8:45 AM 6,559 Views 37 Comments

The group of TDs will travel to north Dublin to visit the HSE’s medical card centre.

# north-dublin - Monday 5 May, 2014

The Guide To Acting Like A Local In Dublin
# One Of Us
From The Daily Edge
# One Of Us

The Guide To Acting Like A Local In Dublin

May 5th 2014, 8:15 PM 48,061 Views 62 Comments

The Park, the hops, the buskers and the craic.

# north-dublin - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Candidate to replace poster vandalised by bacon with new 'diversity poster'
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Candidate to replace poster vandalised by bacon with new 'diversity poster'

May 3rd 2014, 11:45 AM 15,545 Views 78 Comments

People Before Profit candidate Memet Uludag, who is originally from Turkey, noticed on Thursday that bacon had been stuck to his posters.

# north-dublin - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Man freed with cutting equipment after tree falls on car
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Man freed with cutting equipment after tree falls on car

Feb 5th 2014, 7:53 AM 14,549 Views 4 Comments

Drivers are being warned to look out for fallen trees and other debris this morning.

# north-dublin - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Former solicitor charged over alleged €2.8 million fraud
# Courts
# Courts

Former solicitor charged over alleged €2.8 million fraud

Dec 5th 2013, 2:20 PM 14,028 Views 0 Comments

Ruairí Ó Ceallaigh appeared before Dublin District Court this morning.

# north-dublin - Monday 18 November, 2013

Appeal court finds Anthony Lyons sentence too lenient
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Appeal court finds Anthony Lyons sentence too lenient

Nov 18th 2013, 9:45 PM 28,046 Views 0 Comments

The aviation broker had five-and-a-half years of a six year sentence suspended last year after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a 27-year-old woman.

# north-dublin - Friday 11 October, 2013

Social media warning over Swords baseball bat attack
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Social media warning over Swords baseball bat attack

Oct 11th 2013, 12:18 PM 21,130 Views 76 Comments

One man’s still in a critical condition, after a fight with baseball bats spilled out into the street in the north Dublin suburb at lunchtime yesterday.

# north-dublin - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Body of Peggy Mangan found in Ballymun
# Peggy Mangan
# Peggy Mangan

Body of Peggy Mangan found in Ballymun

Sep 28th 2013, 9:08 PM 122,023 Views 338 Comments

The discovery was made by two volunteers taking part in the search effort at around 3.30pm. The 65-year-old’s dog had remained at her side.

# north-dublin - Monday 16 September, 2013

Priory Hall resident whose partner died by suicide welcomes 21 day timeline for solution
# Stephanie Meehan
# Stephanie Meehan

Priory Hall resident whose partner died by suicide welcomes 21 day timeline for solution

Sep 16th 2013, 11:02 PM 7,255 Views 21 Comments

Minister Phil Hogan has tasked Department of Environment officials with the job of talking to all the stakeholders at the Donaghmede complex and proposing a solution within the next three weeks.

# north-dublin - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Huge security operation in place in Donaghmede ahead of dissident march
# Alan Ryan
# Alan Ryan

Huge security operation in place in Donaghmede ahead of dissident march

Sep 7th 2013, 7:30 AM 17,644 Views 201 Comments

Crash barriers are being placed along the expected route from the family home to the graveside of crime boss Alan Ryan.

# north-dublin - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

'Concern' amongst locals as Real IRA prepares to mark Alan Ryan death
# Balgriffin
# Balgriffin

'Concern' amongst locals as Real IRA prepares to mark Alan Ryan death

Sep 3rd 2013, 11:23 AM 14,286 Views 63 Comments

The Real IRA crime boss was shot dead a year ago this week. Dissidents are planning a march at his graveside on Saturday.

# north-dublin - Friday 30 August, 2013

Security guard tackled and held supermarket raider until gardaí arrived
# Lidl
# Lidl

Security guard tackled and held supermarket raider until gardaí arrived

Aug 30th 2013, 8:33 AM 16,635 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in Lidl on the Malahide Road at around 8pm.

# north-dublin - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Abandoned motorcycle may have been used in Dublin shooting
# Man Shot
# Man Shot

Abandoned motorcycle may have been used in Dublin shooting

Aug 7th 2013, 5:57 PM 8,656 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí said the motorcycle was found abandoned in the area but could not reveal the type of bike or whether it was used in the drive-by shooting.

# north-dublin - Friday 26 July, 2013

Gardaí 'confident' they've identified body found in Phibsboro house
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí 'confident' they've identified body found in Phibsboro house

Jul 26th 2013, 7:50 PM 20,498 Views 18 Comments

A badly decomposed body was discovered by gardaí at 44 Royal Canal Bank Way in Dublin 7 on Wednesday.

Man in early 40s arrested over Dean Fitzpatrick killing
# Dean Fitzpatrick
# Dean Fitzpatrick

Man in early 40s arrested over Dean Fitzpatrick killing

Jul 26th 2013, 1:17 PM 13,816 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old – brother of missing Amy Fitzpatrick – was found with stab wounds at Northern Cross on Dublin’s northside in May.

# north-dublin - Thursday 25 July, 2013

No sign of teenager who escaped from garda station while on 'smoke break'
# Quitting Time
# Quitting Time

No sign of teenager who escaped from garda station while on 'smoke break'

Jul 25th 2013, 2:19 PM 18,085 Views 77 Comments

The teen escaped over a wall at a Dublin garda station last week, and hasn’t been seen since.

# north-dublin - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Nine fire engines sent to another gorse fire on Howth Hill
# Howth Hill
# Howth Hill

Nine fire engines sent to another gorse fire on Howth Hill

Jul 23rd 2013, 11:09 AM 8,512 Views 13 Comments

The recent fire comes after a blaze last week that lasted for a number of days and burned up to 40 acres of Howth Hill.

# north-dublin - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Home owner finds grenade from War of Independence in garden
# Grenade
# Grenade

Home owner finds grenade from War of Independence in garden

Jul 21st 2013, 3:43 PM 9,709 Views 19 Comments

A number of homes were evacuated in Drumcondra as the device was made safe.

# north-dublin - Friday 19 July, 2013

Appeal for sightings of 'dark coloured Mercedes' after two armed robberies
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Appeal for sightings of 'dark coloured Mercedes' after two armed robberies

Jul 19th 2013, 7:44 PM 10,789 Views 9 Comments

A bookmakers and a shop were robbed within minutes of each other in north county Dublin earlier today.

# north-dublin - Saturday 6 July, 2013

15 members of Irish Coast Guard rescue 16-year-old boy from cliff edge
# Rescue
# Rescue

15 members of Irish Coast Guard rescue 16-year-old boy from cliff edge

Jul 6th 2013, 2:16 PM 18,655 Views 45 Comments

The boy tried to climb up the cliff from the beach and had become stranded in Howth.

# north-dublin - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Roll-your-own tobacco imported from China seized in north Dublin
# Revenue
# Revenue

Roll-your-own tobacco imported from China seized in north Dublin

Jun 20th 2013, 3:41 PM 8,466 Views 23 Comments

The tobacco was being packaged in well-known roll-your-own branding in what Revenue has described as a ‘cottage industry’.

# north-dublin - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Bear Grylls roughs it in north Dublin
# Great Source Of Protein
From The Daily Edge
# Great Source Of Protein

Bear Grylls roughs it in north Dublin

Jun 19th 2013, 9:17 AM 10,905 Views 9 Comments

Did you know Dutch Gold is the perfect alternative to drinking your own p**s?