Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Raid

All time
Five years for schoolboy who used sophisticated prosthetic disguises in raids
The sentence was handed down by an English court yesterday.
Men escape after armed robbery at Dublin business park
The incident occurred in Dublin 15 this morning.
Raiders escape after Dun Laoghaire Post Office robbery
Gardaí believe the two men were each in possession of a firearm.
Pentagon checking Bin Laden raid book for leaks
Officials have received the manuscript and are checking for any classified information, said Pentagon spokesperson.
One man arrested, one in hospital after Dublin syringe robbery
Gardaí say a raider armed with a syringe entered a shop on James Street in Dublin before 10pm yesterday.
Post office worker injured in Walkinstown shooting
Two armed and masked men entered the post office on Bunting Road at 9.30am this morning.
Post office raiders dug in through wall of derelict hotel
The post office on Ormond Quay in Dublin was raided this morning. Gardaí are looking for two men who were seen acting suspiciously in the area.
US aid to Pakistan cut over jailing of doctor who helped CIA
Dr Shakil Afridi was convicted of conspiring against the state of Pakistan after he helped the CIA in their search for bin Laden.
Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden sentenced to 33 years
The Pakistani man has been convicted of conspiring against Pakistan.
Four arrested over February raid on cash-in-transit van
Three men and a woman, all aged in their 20s, are arrested in connection with a robbery in Dublin 7 earlier this year.
Three arrested over agricultural machinery thefts
Gardaí recovered tractors worth €150,000 after a raid in Roscommon.
Man arrested over €300,000 cannabis seizure
Gardaí discovered a ‘grow house’ while raiding a home in Kilkenny.
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?
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
Three officers have been shot and injured after surrounding the suspected school gunman, who claims links to al-Qaeda.
€800,000 of heroin, ecstasy and cannabis seized in Dublin
Three men were arrested as gardaí raided two premises in the city.
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.
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.
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.
Stolen JCB used in Kilkenny post office raid
The safe was stolen from Castlecomer Post Office this morning.
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.
Cocaine and ecstasy seized in €800,000 drug raid
Gardaí also discovered cannabis as they searched a house in Ashbourne, Co Meath.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Westmeath supermarket raided
Three masked raiders entered the supermarket and forced staff into a room before forcing open a safe.
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.