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# Dublin
Gardaí appeal for witnesses to come forward after serious car crash in Swords
The passenger of one of the vehicles, a woman in her 30s, is receiving treatment at Beaumont Hospital.
# Swords
'I just can't afford it': €15k fire safety repair bill for Dublin apartment homeowners
The owner management company said legal advice has been sought but the original developer company has been liquidated.
# Bernadette Connolly
Body found in search for missing Dublin woman Bernadette Connolly
Bernadette’s daughter Jade said that they were grateful to have her back so that they can lay her to rest.
# Swords
Two arrested and €374,000 cash seized in organised crime operation in Dublin
The seizure took place yesterday after two vehicles were intercepted by investigators.
# Missing Person
Have you seen missing person Bernadette Connolly?
Bernadette is described as being 5’ 6” in height, of slim build, with hazel eyes and long black hair.
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# Dublin
Garda suspended from duty following alleged roadside test fail after patrol car collision
The collision happened near Swords, Dublin on Sunday afternoon.
# Swords
Men charged after gardaí intercept vehicle and seize cash and cars
Gardaí seized over €130,000 in cash, two Audi cars and a Rolex watch.
# Swords
Two arrested in connection with burglaries after stolen van intercepted on outskirts of Dublin
The thefts happened in Ardee and Swords last night.
# Swords
Flash flooding recedes in north Dublin after heavy downpours
Footage on social media shows flood waters sweep through Swords this afternoon while crews were also deployed yo Malahide and Portmarnock.
# Brenda Fogarty
Missing woman found safe and well
The woman had last been seen on 7 July.
# Swords
Man arrested after daytime burglary of Dublin restaurant
Staff members at the restaurant were threatened with a weapon.
# Swords
Gardaí appeal for public's help in finding 40-year-old woman last seen on Sunday
Irina Gavrila had been missing from Swords, Co Dublin since Sunday.
# Swords
Outbreak of Covid-19 among residents and staff at Dublin nursing home
Residents and staff who tested positive are now isolating.
# Swords
Gardaí seize €3.5 million worth of cocaine in north Dublin
The drugs were seized in Swords.
# Swords
Man charged following seizure of over €600k worth of drugs
A 49-year-old man has been charged.
# Dublin
Gardaí seize 32 stolen dogs following searches in Swords
Dog wardens said the monetary value of the dogs would be in excess of €120,000.
# Archeology
Skeletal remains found in Swords could date back to Medieval plague
The remains were found in April but expert analysis was delayed due to Covid19 restrictions.
# Dublin
Man charged after another man is stabbed in Swords
The victim was taken to Beaumont Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
# Swords
Motorcyclist (30s) killed in north Dublin crash
Gardaí are appealing for information related to the incident which happened in Swords at 3pm today.
# Swords
Thousands of capsules that claim to treat symptoms of Covid-19 seized in Dublin
The follow-up search today followed a seizure by Revenue at Dublin Airport last month.
# Dundalk
Three men arrested following car chase after failing to stop at Covid-19 checkpoint
A garda car was damaged in the pursuit.
# Swords
Missing 17-year-old found safe and well
Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance in the matter.
# ancient history
Ancient skeletal remains believed to date back to 15th century found in Swords, Co Dublin
Gardaí were called to the scene by locals at 6pm this evening.
# Swords
Gardaí appeal for information after two men shot in north Dublin
The incident happened at Killeek Lane, near Dublin Airport.
# Swords
One person injured in large industrial fire in north Dublin
Dublin Fire Brigade said it has made good progress and will be scaling back the response soon.
# Courts
Man who stole €3,300 from woman under guise of carrying out insulation work jailed for 14 months
The court heard Michael McGauley had gambling debts to pay off at the time of the offence.
# SK Biotek
150 workers 'temporarily' laid off at Swords pharma plant from today
The issue was raised in the Dáil today.
# Fraud
Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin
The ATM attacks were carried out in a number of areas including Drogheda, Swords and Blanchardstown.
# Swords
Woman missing from Dublin found safe and well
Gardaí have thanked the public for their assistance.
# Jailed
Father and son jailed for hammer assault on former family friend
Michael Reilly Senior and his son Michael F Reilly Junior have been jailed for 40 months and 20 months respectively.
# Missing
Gardaí appeal for help finding woman missing since Tuesday
Deirdre Patteson was last seen in the vicinity of Sligo Town on Tuesday earlier this week.
# Swords
North Dublin shopping centre evacuated following 'incident' near Garda station
Main Street in the town has been closed following the incident this evening.
# Metrolink
From Swords Central to Charlemont: here's what ten of Dublin's new Metrolink stations will look like
The NTA has published artist’s impressions of 10 proposed stations on the line.
# snapchat fights
War of words exchanged between two schools' gangs on Snapchat prior to assault in Ashbourne
Gardaí will be going to schools in Meath and Dublin as a result.
# zach parker
Gardaí believe fatal shooting outside Swords gym connected to local drugs trade
Zach Parker (23) was killed and another man was seriously injured.
# Shooting
One person shot dead and another seriously injured outside gym in Swords, Co Dublin
The incident happened in the Applewood Close area of Swords at 7.30pm.
# Swords
Dublin Fire Brigade called to chemical leak at SK Biotek manufacturing plant
There has been an evacuation of the site.
# Wright Venue
'An incredible journey': Dublin's Wright Venue to close its doors later this month
The venue will be reopened as ‘Jam Park’ under new management.
# KBC Bank
'Yellow vest' protesters demonstrate at KBC headquarters as gardaí probe Dublin attacks
A KBC building was also set alight on Thursday night in Dublin city centre.
# bumpers down
Dublin bowler wins first ever Irish medal at World Championships in Hong Kong
The Swords native beat the defending world champion along the way.