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#Seized

# seized - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Counterfeit vodka worth almost half a million seized at farm in Louth
# Revenue
# Revenue

Counterfeit vodka worth almost half a million seized at farm in Louth

Nov 30th 2017, 6:40 PM 20,595 Views 23 Comments

Counterfeited vodka can cause breathing difficulties, liver damage or blindness.

# seized - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Gardaí arrest four people in Cork after estimated €100k drug seizure
# Bantry
# Bantry

Gardaí arrest four people in Cork after estimated €100k drug seizure

Nov 28th 2017, 1:05 PM 15,262 Views 6 Comments

The seizure happened on Sunday evening.

# seized - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Criminal Assets Bureau raid homes and businesses in Limerick, Clare and Tipperary
# CAB
# CAB

Criminal Assets Bureau raid homes and businesses in Limerick, Clare and Tipperary

Nov 15th 2017, 1:21 PM 21,514 Views 7 Comments

Documentation, mobile phones, devices and computer equipment have been seized.

# seized - Friday 10 November, 2017

Man arrested after drugs worth €1.1 million seized in Dublin
# Seized
# Seized

Man arrested after drugs worth €1.1 million seized in Dublin

Nov 10th 2017, 3:07 PM 18,559 Views 10 Comments

Drugs were seized at Dublin Port and Ballycoolin Industrial Estate.

# seized - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Gardaí arrest four men they believed were about to carry out a gangland murder
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí arrest four men they believed were about to carry out a gangland murder

Nov 7th 2017, 7:45 AM 44,944 Views 31 Comments

The arrests were carried out by gardaí from the Special Crime Operations.

# seized - Friday 3 November, 2017

€880,000 worth of cigarettes found in truck in crates marked 'book covers'
# Seized
# Seized

€880,000 worth of cigarettes found in truck in crates marked 'book covers'

Nov 3rd 2017, 9:35 PM 11,366 Views 10 Comments

1.6 million cigarettes were seized.

# seized - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Driver in disabled bay said he'd move when he was 'ready'. His car was then seized for no insurance
# Ready Now
# Ready Now

Driver in disabled bay said he'd move when he was 'ready'. His car was then seized for no insurance

Oct 25th 2017, 10:35 PM 49,130 Views 85 Comments

A court appearance is set to follow for the driver in Waterford.

# seized - Monday 9 October, 2017

Cocaine worth €220 million seized from tugboat in Atlantic Ocean
# Massive Haul
# Massive Haul

Cocaine worth €220 million seized from tugboat in Atlantic Ocean

Oct 9th 2017, 7:26 AM 25,204 Views 14 Comments

A total of 3.7 tonnes of the drug was seized by Spanish police after a tip off from UK authorities.

# seized - Friday 29 September, 2017

€400k in cash seized from house in Ballymun, along with gun and cocaine
# Seizure
# Seizure

€400k in cash seized from house in Ballymun, along with gun and cocaine

Sep 29th 2017, 5:43 PM 32,216 Views 24 Comments

Two men have been arrested.

# seized - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Revenue seizes 230,000 cigarettes and 160 kilos of tobacco in Dublin
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Revenue seizes 230,000 cigarettes and 160 kilos of tobacco in Dublin

Aug 3rd 2017, 3:09 PM 19,785 Views 36 Comments

A large quantity of cash was also detained.

# seized - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Revenue seized four puppies from couple headed to the UK at Dublin Port today
# Puppy Trade
# Puppy Trade

Revenue seized four puppies from couple headed to the UK at Dublin Port today

Jul 19th 2017, 8:33 PM 24,051 Views 10 Comments

The four were discovered during a routine search of a vehicle.

# seized - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Criminal Assets Bureau returned over €3.8 million to the State last year
# Criminal Assets
# Criminal Assets

Criminal Assets Bureau returned over €3.8 million to the State last year

Jul 18th 2017, 9:55 PM 12,989 Views 31 Comments

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan said over €1.4 million returned under proceeds of crime laws.

# seized - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Two men arrested and handgun seized in Dublin city centre
# North Strand
# North Strand

Two men arrested and handgun seized in Dublin city centre

Jun 17th 2017, 10:58 AM 16,533 Views 2 Comments

The men were arrested following a routine traffic stop in the north inner city last at about 10pm last night.

# seized - Friday 5 May, 2017

Gardaí want to know how many offences you can spot on this seized car
# Help Needed
# Help Needed

Gardaí want to know how many offences you can spot on this seized car

May 5th 2017, 10:08 AM 41,915 Views 78 Comments

This could take a while.

# seized - Friday 17 March, 2017

Man and woman in their 50s arrested after €200,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis found in house
# Raheny
# Raheny

Man and woman in their 50s arrested after €200,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis found in house

Mar 17th 2017, 11:26 AM 13,114 Views 0 Comments

The seizure happened last night.

# seized - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Heroin and crack cocaine worth €60,000, plus €50,000 in cash, seized in Meath
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Heroin and crack cocaine worth €60,000, plus €50,000 in cash, seized in Meath

Mar 14th 2017, 9:06 PM 19,704 Views 9 Comments

Two men have been arrested.

# seized - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Woman in her 40s questioned after almost 28,000 cigarettes destined for Moore St seized in house
# Intelligence Led Operation
# Intelligence Led Operation

Woman in her 40s questioned after almost 28,000 cigarettes destined for Moore St seized in house

Mar 7th 2017, 2:06 PM 21,599 Views 48 Comments

Investigations are ongoing with a view to prosecution.

# seized - Monday 6 March, 2017

Revenue has seized 360 litres of wine discovered on van coming back from France
# Booze Cruise
# Booze Cruise

Revenue has seized 360 litres of wine discovered on van coming back from France

Mar 6th 2017, 5:14 PM 28,032 Views 56 Comments

The wine valued at over €5,000 was discovered in a van at Dublin Port.

# seized - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Gardaí seize tractor found driving on three wheels
# Oh Deere
# Oh Deere

Gardaí seize tractor found driving on three wheels

Feb 21st 2017, 11:55 AM 55,852 Views 64 Comments

The fourth wheel was on the vehicle, just not in the right place.

# seized - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Gardaí seize over €3 million of cannabis after Ashbourne raid
# Ashbourne
# Ashbourne

Gardaí seize over €3 million of cannabis after Ashbourne raid

Feb 1st 2017, 10:08 AM 20,796 Views 74 Comments

The street value of the drugs seized is estimated at €3.2 million.

# seized - Friday 13 January, 2017

Man arrested on suspicion of money laundering has been released
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man arrested on suspicion of money laundering has been released

Jan 13th 2017, 2:21 PM 21,019 Views 16 Comments

€120,000 was seized following intelligence led searches in Islandbridge and Ballyfermot.

# seized - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Car seized after overtaking garda car at over 100 kph
# I'll Take That
# I'll Take That

Car seized after overtaking garda car at over 100 kph

Jan 1st 2017, 4:53 PM 48,712 Views 31 Comments

The vehicle had no NCT since 2015 and the front tyres were bald.

# seized - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Handguns, submachine guns and ammunition all seized in major weapons haul
# Armed To The Teeth
# Armed To The Teeth

Handguns, submachine guns and ammunition all seized in major weapons haul

Nov 6th 2016, 7:04 PM 23,871 Views 22 Comments

The find was made in Cabra in Dublin.

# seized - Thursday 13 October, 2016

8-week-old puppies seized being exported to Scotland
# Rescue
# Rescue

8-week-old puppies seized being exported to Scotland

Oct 13th 2016, 6:59 PM 12,489 Views 9 Comments

The dogs were not microchipped and didn’t have pet passports, which are required to travel to the UK.

# seized - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Woman in her late 40s arrested after bag of heroin seized in raid
# Lucan
# Lucan

Woman in her late 40s arrested after bag of heroin seized in raid

Sep 7th 2016, 12:06 PM 17,257 Views 10 Comments

The heroin had an estimated value of €150,000.

# seized - Sunday 4 September, 2016

New garda taskforce seizes €100,000 after stopping truck on M50
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

New garda taskforce seizes €100,000 after stopping truck on M50

Sep 4th 2016, 7:18 PM 32,356 Views 35 Comments

A 32-year-old man was also arrested at the scene but has since been released without charge.

# seized - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Audi, jewellery and watch worth €15,000 among items seized in south Dublin house raids
# Operation Thistle
# Operation Thistle

Audi, jewellery and watch worth €15,000 among items seized in south Dublin house raids

Aug 25th 2016, 11:59 AM 22,172 Views 31 Comments

A man and woman in their 20s have been arrested.

# seized - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Stolen car with guns and ammunition discovered in Dublin
# Finglas
# Finglas

Stolen car with guns and ammunition discovered in Dublin

Aug 7th 2016, 8:19 AM 16,859 Views 5 Comments

The blue coloured Nissan Pulsar was taken from the Dublin 13 area two weeks ago.

# seized - Monday 4 July, 2016

Gardaí clamp down on motorists without correct tax and insurance
# Checkpoints
# Checkpoints

Gardaí clamp down on motorists without correct tax and insurance

Jul 4th 2016, 9:37 PM 78,402 Views 138 Comments

Three vehicles were seized today in the Dublin Metropolitan Region.

# seized - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Large quantity of cannabis found hidden with frozen meat in Rosslare
# Smuggled
# Smuggled

Large quantity of cannabis found hidden with frozen meat in Rosslare

Jun 26th 2016, 8:30 AM 14,867 Views 20 Comments

The drugs were in an unaccompanied container that had arrived from France.

# seized - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

17-year-old girl arrested with man after €280,000 worth of heroin seized
# Dundrum
# Dundrum

17-year-old girl arrested with man after €280,000 worth of heroin seized

May 24th 2016, 11:13 PM 27,690 Views 17 Comments

The teenager has since been released while the man remains in custody.

# seized - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Woman charged after cocaine and heroin found in Dublin house
# Raid
# Raid

Woman charged after cocaine and heroin found in Dublin house

Apr 2nd 2016, 11:37 AM 26,246 Views 12 Comments

The woman is being held at Ronanstown Garda Station.

# seized - Thursday 28 January, 2016

9.5 million illegal cigarettes seized from Dublin, Tipperary and Meath
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

9.5 million illegal cigarettes seized from Dublin, Tipperary and Meath

Jan 28th 2016, 7:15 PM 14,160 Views 22 Comments

Revenue said that the total amount seized represented a loss of almost €4 million to the taxpayer.

# seized - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

€140,000 worth of cocaine found in cosmetic bottles in checked in bag at Dublin airport
# Found
# Found

€140,000 worth of cocaine found in cosmetic bottles in checked in bag at Dublin airport

Jan 12th 2016, 4:04 PM 17,118 Views 0 Comments

Revenue officers found the drugs when they stopped and searched a 25-year-old man.

# seized - Friday 6 November, 2015

Guns, bullets, silencers, and cocaine found during garda search
# Raid
# Raid

Guns, bullets, silencers, and cocaine found during garda search

Nov 6th 2015, 9:59 AM 16,202 Views 10 Comments

A house was raided in Clondalkin last night.

# seized - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

17 dogs, including 10 puppies, rescued from cramped cages at Rosslare Harbour
# Seized
# Seized

17 dogs, including 10 puppies, rescued from cramped cages at Rosslare Harbour

Oct 28th 2015, 8:15 PM 17,214 Views 24 Comments

A female German Shepherd who was in pup gave birth hours after being rescued.

# seized - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Heroin worth €1 million seized in car search
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Heroin worth €1 million seized in car search

Oct 14th 2015, 7:19 PM 12,834 Views 20 Comments

Two men were arrested as part of the operation targeting organised crime.

# seized - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Man charged after €1 million worth of cocaine seized at Dublin Port
# Seized
# Seized

Man charged after €1 million worth of cocaine seized at Dublin Port

Sep 13th 2015, 2:06 PM 11,344 Views 0 Comments

He will appear in court tomorrow.

# seized - Friday 4 September, 2015

This is what five million cigarettes looks like
# Holy Smokes
# Holy Smokes

This is what five million cigarettes looks like

Sep 4th 2015, 4:27 PM 10,481 Views 0 Comments

They were seized in Cork.

# seized - Monday 24 August, 2015

Boston Police thwart potential gun attack at Pokemon World Championship
# Catch Em All
# Catch Em All

Boston Police thwart potential gun attack at Pokemon World Championship

Aug 24th 2015, 11:41 AM 10,958 Views 20 Comments

Police say the two men carrying the guns had threatened violence.