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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Smuggled

This year
Cigarettes worth €2.8 million smuggled from Latvia seized at Dublin Port
The cigarettes were found in pallets which had arrived from the Netherlands and originated from Latvia.
All time
165 litres of alcohol and almost 48,000 cigarettes seized by Revenue
The seizures were made as part of two separate operations in the last week.
Almost 3 million contraband cigarettes seized from property in Kildare
The cigarettes would have represented a loss to the Exchequer of €1.3 million.
Father goes on trial in Spain in case of 8-year-old found in suitcase at border crossing
Ali Ouattara said he was “misled” by smugglers as to how they’d bring his son into the country.
Over €19,000 worth of smuggled alcohol and cigarettes seized in Dublin
Over 28,000 contraband cigarettes were seized at Dublin Airport this weekend.
Man who attempted to smuggle drugs to pay for daughter's operation jailed
The Ecuadorian man’s two daughter and former partner have since gone missing after an earthquake.
Large quantity of cannabis found hidden with frozen meat in Rosslare
The drugs were in an unaccompanied container that had arrived from France.
A boy found in a suitcase in Spain is being reunited with his mother
He was found a crossing into a Spanish enclave in North Africa.
'When they scanned the suitcase, they saw someone inside'
An eight-year-old boy was found in a suitcase crossing into Spanish territory.
You'll never guess how this woman managed to sneak a gun into prison
Just think of the worst possible place to put a gun, and you have it.
This is what five million smuggled cigarettes looks like
They were found in a truck at Rosslare that had arrived from Cherbourg.
Not 'foil containers' but in fact 1.1 million illegal cigarettes
Revenue intercepted the container at Dublin Port yesterday.
900 kilos of cocaine, €70k and luxury watches found in floating backpacks in the sea
The backpacks were fitted with tracking and flotation devices.
French family detained for smuggling two infants
The 2-month-old twin girls were born to a surrogate mother in Ukraine – but were unable to be brought home to France as the country’s authorities would not issue passports.