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#operation fanacht

# operation-fanacht - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Man arrested and €140k worth of cannabis seized during Covid-19 checkpoint in Cork
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Man arrested and €140k worth of cannabis seized during Covid-19 checkpoint in Cork

Mar 24th 2021, 1:29 PM 11,125 Views 20 Comments

The man is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.

# operation-fanacht - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Man charged after gardaí seize €100,000 in cash from car stopped at checkpoint
# Cork
# Cork

Man charged after gardaí seize €100,000 in cash from car stopped at checkpoint

Mar 23rd 2021, 9:56 PM 26,088 Views 0 Comments

The man was stopped at a checkpoint at Ovens on the N22.

# operation-fanacht - Monday 30 November, 2020

Over 100 garda checkpoints in operation every day as country enters Level 3
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Over 100 garda checkpoints in operation every day as country enters Level 3

Nov 30th 2020, 8:24 PM 70,235 Views 38 Comments

The fixed checkpoints on motorway and dual carriageway routes will no longer be in place.

# operation-fanacht - Saturday 7 November, 2020

There have been high levels of compliance with Level 5 restrictions since they were brought in, say gardaí
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

There have been high levels of compliance with Level 5 restrictions since they were brought in, say gardaí

Nov 7th 2020, 12:49 PM 27,345 Views 35 Comments

There have been just 13 incidents where travel restrictions are suspected to be breached.

# operation-fanacht - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Motorists urged to slow down when approaching Garda checkpoints
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Motorists urged to slow down when approaching Garda checkpoints

Oct 29th 2020, 11:33 AM 36,026 Views 56 Comments

Gardaí in particular are urging drivers of heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) to reduce their speed.

# operation-fanacht - Thursday 22 October, 2020

'Hundreds' of rolling checkpoints and community patrols - Gardaí to roll out high visibility operation for Level 5
# Level 5
# Level 5

'Hundreds' of rolling checkpoints and community patrols - Gardaí to roll out high visibility operation for Level 5

Oct 22nd 2020, 12:05 AM 62,919 Views 115 Comments

The entire country has now entered Level 5 of Covid-19 restrictions.

# operation-fanacht - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Traffic levels have fallen by 15% since introduction of Level 3 nationwide, gardaí say
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Traffic levels have fallen by 15% since introduction of Level 3 nationwide, gardaí say

Oct 14th 2020, 8:42 PM 16,254 Views 27 Comments

Operation Fanacht has established 132 Garda checkpoints nationwide as public asked to rethink their journeys.

# operation-fanacht - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Gardaí have altered two checkpoints on major routes into Dublin as part of Operation Fanacht
# N7 And M2
# N7 And M2

Gardaí have altered two checkpoints on major routes into Dublin as part of Operation Fanacht

Oct 8th 2020, 7:44 AM 136,035 Views 73 Comments

Long tailbacks were reported yesterday as gardaí rolled out checkpoints across the country with every county now in Level 3.

# operation-fanacht - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Long tailbacks reported as Operation Fanacht gets underway
# Checkpoints
# Checkpoints

Long tailbacks reported as Operation Fanacht gets underway

Oct 7th 2020, 11:51 AM 76,925 Views 86 Comments

There will be fixed garda checkpoints at 132 roads across the country in the coming weeks.

# operation-fanacht - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

132 daily checkpoints on main roads - but no extra powers for gardaí to enforce Level 3 restrictions
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

132 daily checkpoints on main roads - but no extra powers for gardaí to enforce Level 3 restrictions

Updated Oct 6th 2020, 7:48 PM 75,889 Views 86 Comments

The GRA president said ‘stricter enforcement of restrictions’ will increase pressure for gardaí.

# operation-fanacht - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Gardaí say a further 15 pubs found to be in potential breach of Covid-19 restrictions
# Operation Navigation
# Operation Navigation

Gardaí say a further 15 pubs found to be in potential breach of Covid-19 restrictions

Sep 23rd 2020, 8:15 PM 32,703 Views 22 Comments

Gardaí also conducted 500 checkpoints in and around Dublin last weekend as part of Operation Fanacht.

# operation-fanacht - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Gardaí conduct checkpoints in Dublin to remind public of Level 3 restrictions
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Gardaí conduct checkpoints in Dublin to remind public of Level 3 restrictions

Sep 20th 2020, 6:17 PM 59,082 Views 67 Comments

Additional gardaí were drafted in this weekend to conduct the checkpoints and high visibility patrols.

# operation-fanacht - Friday 18 September, 2020

Extra gardaí drafted to Dublin and checkpoints across county as Level 3 restrictions begin
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Extra gardaí drafted to Dublin and checkpoints across county as Level 3 restrictions begin

Sep 18th 2020, 10:33 PM 101,265 Views 170 Comments

There will be a high level of garda visibility on foot, in cars and on bikes across Dublin.

# operation-fanacht - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Gardaí coughed on or spat at in 31 incidents this month, with 'spit hoods' used 15 times
# Policing
# Policing

Gardaí coughed on or spat at in 31 incidents this month, with 'spit hoods' used 15 times

Apr 28th 2020, 4:10 PM 17,119 Views 30 Comments

The Garda Commissioner said most people are still compliant with the restrictions.

'Speed limits still apply': Thousands of checkpoints in operation to ensure compliance with restrictions
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

'Speed limits still apply': Thousands of checkpoints in operation to ensure compliance with restrictions

Apr 28th 2020, 8:45 AM 29,936 Views 42 Comments

Operation Fanacht is set to run from today until the end of the bank holiday weekend.

# operation-fanacht - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Gardaí say they were forced to use new Covid-19 powers on seven occasions over Easter weekend
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Gardaí say they were forced to use new Covid-19 powers on seven occasions over Easter weekend

Apr 14th 2020, 12:57 PM 75,051 Views 38 Comments

Those arrested face a fine of €2,500 or a jail sentence.

# operation-fanacht - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Gardaí urge people to stay home as temperatures set to reach 20 degrees in some areas
# Checkpoints
# Checkpoints

Gardaí urge people to stay home as temperatures set to reach 20 degrees in some areas

Apr 11th 2020, 8:17 AM 55,138 Views 115 Comments

Concerns have been raised that some people may flout guidelines over the long weekend as the country looks set to enjoy sunny weather.