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#special crime task force

# special-crime-task-force - Friday 30 July, 2021

Plan to disband special organised crime task force reversed after garda protests
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Plan to disband special organised crime task force reversed after garda protests

Jul 30th 2021, 4:06 PM 30,171 Views 20 Comments
  • The special Crime Task Force was created by DOCB following the Regency Hotel attack in 2016.
  • Their work has seen the State seize millions of euro worth of drugs and a large arsenal of guns.
  • The disbandment was to facilitate an increase in numbers on regular policing duties in Dublin city.

# special-crime-task-force - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Gun and silencer 'found in plastic bag at side of road' following foiled gangland hit in Dublin
# Inchicore
# Inchicore

Gun and silencer 'found in plastic bag at side of road' following foiled gangland hit in Dublin

Sep 6th 2017, 9:24 PM 47,320 Views 65 Comments

A man has been arrested following the incident which happened in Inchicore at about 3pm this afternoon.

# special-crime-task-force - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Gardaí seize €300,000 worth of cannabis in organised crime crackdown
# Special Crime Task Force
# Special Crime Task Force

Gardaí seize €300,000 worth of cannabis in organised crime crackdown

Nov 13th 2016, 8:16 AM 12,460 Views 14 Comments

The seizure is part of an ongoing operation into targeting the sale and supply of drugs in the Dublin and Kildare regions.

# special-crime-task-force - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Cars, cash and jewellery seized in CAB raids targeting Dublin gang
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Cars, cash and jewellery seized in CAB raids targeting Dublin gang

Oct 18th 2016, 8:23 PM 19,769 Views 13 Comments

Some 46 cars were seized when 20 premises were raided this morning.

# special-crime-task-force - 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 17,281 Views 10 Comments

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

# special-crime-task-force - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Gardaí have seized up to €2 million worth of drugs in the past week
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Gardaí have seized up to €2 million worth of drugs in the past week

Aug 25th 2016, 5:02 PM 33,004 Views 28 Comments

This week, Gardaí have seized drugs, weapons and cash in five operations in Louth, Meath, and Dublin. They also said they have seized 20 weapons, including five assault rifles and a submachine gun so far this year.