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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Searches

Last year
# Dublin
Two suspected firearms, ammunition and €47k cash seized during Garda raids in Finglas
The searches come after a number of serious incidents relating to ongoing criminal activity in recent weeks.
All time
# Munster
Gardaí carry out searches across Munster targeting alleged criminals involved in burglaries
Searches took place at 17 locations in Counties Tipperary, Clare, Limerick and Cork.
# Gardaí
Three people arrested in Cavan searches targeting dissident republicans
A “significant” search was carried out in Cavan by An Garda Síochána this morning.
# Searches
Six people arrested after gardaí seize cannabis worth €600,000 and €130,000 in cash
The drugs and cash were seized following a number of searches in Dublin and Wicklow.
# Cork
Three men receiving assistance after two Cork premises searched over suspected human trafficking
No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
# Searches
Gardaí seize half a million euro in organised crime crackdown in Dublin and Cavan
One man was arrested and is being held in Navan Garda Station.
# louth and monaghan
Five people arrested and cannabis worth €94,000 seized by gardaí
Gardaí also seized €15,000 in cash.
# Searches
Four people charged under immigration legislation after employees found to be working without permits
The Garda National Immigration Bureau searched premises in Dublin and Meath in recent weeks.
# Drug dealing
Cars, designer bags and €22,500 in cash seized by CAB after searches in Cork and Tipperary
Gardaí said today’s search operation has dealt “a significant blow to the drug distribution network in Cork”.
# Searching
Sinn Féin is the most-Googled political party in Ireland for the past two weeks
Leo Varadkar is currently the most searched of all the party leaders.
# Limerick
Stun gun and €20,000 in cash seized by gardaí as part of probe into League of Ireland match-fixing
A number of searches were carried out in the Limerick city area this morning.
# Crumlin
Armed gardaí search house in Dublin linked to arrests over firearm incident in Wexford
Four men were arrested on the M7 over the incident on Thursday.
# Crimewatch
Cars, luxury watch and over €20k in cash seized during CAB raids in Dublin
No arrests have been made in relation to the seizures.
# fishmongers hall
Met Police say there's nothing to suggest other people were involved in London Bridge attack
London Bridge reopened to pedestrians and vehicles today, as a vigil was held for those who died: Jack Merritt and Saskia Jones.
# Drogheda
Man arrested after three handguns and ammunition found in holdall bag
The firearms were found during a search of a premises in Drogheda Town yesterday.
# Cavan
Gardaí carry out new searches as investigation into Kevin Lunney attack continues
Lunney sustained a range of serious injuries during the abduction.
# operation ketch
Gardaí seize 'childlike sex doll' as 14 addresses raided around country
The searches, conducted between Monday and today, were carried out as part of Operation Ketch.
# West Dublin
Two handguns wrapped in cling film found during gangland searches
Three men were arrested.
# Criminal Assets
Watches, mobile phones and €28,000 in cash all seized by gardaí
The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) carried out searches at seven sites.
# Corduff
Gardaí discover loaded pistol and shotgun cartridges during searches in west Dublin
Gardaí said the weapon and ammunition seized will be forwarded for ballistic testing.
# Gardaí
9 people arrested and cannabis plants worth €640,000 seized in organised crime crackdown
Over 800 cannabis plants at various stages of growth were discovered in Dublin.
# operation ketch
Addresses in 11 counties searched as part of investigation into child sexual abuse images
Twenty-three searches have been carried out by gardaí in recent days.
# Searches
Limerick Garda station searched as part of fake insurance certificate probe
No arrests have been made, and a number of properties have been searched.
# Crime
Searches carried out in five counties in crackdown on multimillion euro fraud network
A major search operation is currently under way at 15 premises across Dublin, Louth, Meath, Kildare and Laois.
# Searches
Gardaí probing Deirdre Jacob murder identify a number of potential search locations
Officers from the Garda cold case unit this week upgraded the case to murder.
# Searches
Two children aged four and five among the latest victims to die in California wildfires
Some 38,000 people have been evacuated after the Carr Fire roared into the outskirts of Redding in Shasta County.
# Ashbourne
Gardaí to carry out searches and monitor 'prolific offenders' this weekend
They’re targeting crime in the Ashbourne area of Meath in particular.
# Searches
Gardaí conduct in-depth search of Bray Boxing Club as they search for motive for triple shooting
Innocent Bobby Messett was shot dead in the attack on Tuesday morning.
# Murder
Jastine Valdez murder - gardaí appeal for information on missing iPad
It is hoped that Jastine’s bag and iPad could help shed light on any connection she may have had with her killer.
# Operation Thor
36 people arrested after searches in Kilkenny and Carlow
21 people have been charged with offences such as theft, assault and fraud.
# dublin and wicklow
Imitation firearm, cash and cars seized in searches by Criminal Assets Bureau
A number of searches were carried out in Wicklow and Dublin today.
# Argentina
Relatives angry as 'explosion' dashes hopes for missing 44 on board submarine
Relatives reacted with anger as the news emerged.
# oranmore
Searches to take place for man last seen entering the water in Galway
The man was last seen on Tuesday.
# crackdown
Revenue seizes 230,000 cigarettes and 160 kilos of tobacco in Dublin
A large quantity of cash was also detained.
# Stood down
Over €100k raised for family of missing Irishman as Canadian police suspend searches
David Gavin disappeared after swimming with friends at the start of the month.
# met police
Three men arrested in London on suspicion of terrorism offences not connected to bridge attack
The men, all aged in their 30s, were arrested overnight.
# Terrorism
Man arrested over London attack as police search house
The third attacker was named by police last night.
# West Dublin
Vehicles, pellet gun and €18,000 in cash seized in organised crime crackdown
No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing.
# shoreham-by-sea
Man arrested on south coast of England in connection with Manchester bombing
Two more arrests overnight have brought the number of people taken into custody to 16.
# Operation Thor
Two young men charged over burglaries in Offaly
Gardaí carried out a number of planned searches at residential properties in the Birr area yesterday.