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# raid - Friday 11 May, 2012

Three arrested over agricultural machinery thefts

Gardaí recovered tractors worth €150,000 after a raid in Roscommon.

# raid - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Man arrested over €300,000 cannabis seizure

Gardaí discovered a ‘grow house’ while raiding a home in Kilkenny.

# raid - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Police set off explosions as Toulouse siege enters second day

Mohamed Merah is intent on dying “with weapons in his hands”, a minister says – but has he killed himself already?

# raid - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Updated: Police prepare to storm building where shooting suspect holed-up

Earlier reports that the man named as Mohammed Merah had been arrested could not be confirmed by officials.

Latest: French police 'want to capture suspect alive' in armed siege France This post contains videos

Latest: French police 'want to capture suspect alive' in armed siege

Three officers have been shot and injured after surrounding the suspected school gunman, who claims links to al-Qaeda.

# raid - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

€800,000 of heroin, ecstasy and cannabis seized in Dublin

Three men were arrested as gardaí raided two premises in the city.

# raid - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Security guard attacked with metal bars in cash raid

The man was on his way to fill an ATM with cash when he was assaulted by two men.

# raid - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Cash stolen in armed raid on security van in Drogheda

The cash in transit vehicle was targeted by four men this morning who fled the scene with a cash box.

# raid - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Four arrested over tiger kidnapping of An Post worker and his family

The man, his partner and their 10-week-old baby were held by a gang who forced their way into their Drogheda home in August.

# raid - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Stolen JCB used in Kilkenny post office raid

The safe was stolen from Castlecomer Post Office this morning.

# raid - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

66-year-old woman helps foil raid while waiting for golf lesson

Masked raiders attempted to escape with cashbox from a golf club in England.

# raid - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Cocaine and ecstasy seized in €800,000 drug raid

Gardaí also discovered cannabis as they searched a house in Ashbourne, Co Meath.

# raid - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Armed raid on Co Kilkenny post office

Two armed raiders escaped from the scene with a small amount of cash, according to gardaí.

Two charged over €200,000 cannabis farm raid

Some 350 plants and several kilos of herbal cannabis were seized at a rural house in north Co Dublin.

# raid - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Gardaí seize €200,000 of jewellery in Dún Laoghaire raid Jewellery This post contains images

Gardaí seize €200,000 of jewellery in Dún Laoghaire raid

Have you had jewellery stolen? Gardaí believe the materials recovered last month were probably owned by multiple parties.

# raid - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Woman in her fifties threatened during armed raid in Donegal

The woman was alone in the house in Kilmacrennan when two armed and masked men broke in on 23 July. Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

# raid - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Armed gang broke into house as children slept

Two of the five raiders were armed with handguns. There were three children under the age of four in the house in Dundalk at the time.

# raid - Monday 13 June, 2011

Gardaí continue to question five men over organised crime

Five men arrested in Co Kildare yesterday remain in Garda custody, as investigations continue into an organised crime ring.

# raid - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Two arrested over raid at Wexford hotel

Two men were arrested in Courtown yesterday evening after an early raid at a hotel in Kilmuckridge, Co Wexford.

# raid - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Mother and son injured at shooting during Wexford post office raid

A postmistress and her son are shot in the arm and leg respectively during a raid at Oulart Post Office at 10am.

# raid - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Raiders steal cigarettes and cash from family filling station

Four masked men armed with crowbars broke into a woman’s home late on Monday night and forced her to open the family’s business for them to raid.

# raid - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Noonan promises good news in today’s Exchequer figures; two barmen go on trial for the manslaughter of a customer who drank himself to death and why using the word ‘pet’ is insulting to your family moggy, er, animal companion.

# raid - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Westmeath supermarket raided

Three masked raiders entered the supermarket and forced staff into a room before forcing open a safe.

# raid - Sunday 26 September, 2010

Boat of activists leaves Cyprus for Gaza

Nine activists attempt to deliver toys and medicine to Gaza, saying they will not resist any Israeli attempts to board the boat.