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# west-dublin - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Gardaí believe man who died at house in Blanchardstown stabbed himself
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Gardaí believe man who died at house in Blanchardstown stabbed himself

Oct 5th 2021, 9:11 AM 35,934 Views 0 Comments

The man, in his 40s, was pronounced dead at James Connolly Hospital yesterday evening.

# west-dublin - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Woman arrested as gardaí seize items as part of money laundering investigation
# Operation Triassic
# Operation Triassic

Woman arrested as gardaí seize items as part of money laundering investigation

Aug 19th 2021, 3:38 PM 26,795 Views 9 Comments

Separate searches were carried out in West Dublin and Kildare this morning.

# west-dublin - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Man charged over Blanchardstown siege where two detectives were shot
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Man charged over Blanchardstown siege where two detectives were shot

May 27th 2021, 10:54 PM 20,946 Views 0 Comments

The man is scheduled to appear before Blanchardstown District Court tomorrow morning.

# west-dublin - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

'This is real life. This is tough': Garda chief praises bravery of two detectives shot during Blanchardstown siege
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

'This is real life. This is tough': Garda chief praises bravery of two detectives shot during Blanchardstown siege

May 26th 2021, 12:52 AM 67,510 Views 51 Comments
  • Senior gardaí praised the efforts of the officers at a press conference overnight, writes Garreth MacNamee.
  • A media blackout was in place while a massive garda operation took place at Whitechapel in Blanchardstown.
  • One garda suffered gunshot injuries to his hand and foot while another also suffered injuries to his foot.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house

May 25th 2021, 10:11 PM 182,182 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in Dublin this evening.

# west-dublin - Friday 8 January, 2021

€1m seized by anti-gang gardaí in early morning van stop
# Garda
# Garda

€1m seized by anti-gang gardaí in early morning van stop

Jan 8th 2021, 5:48 PM 27,307 Views 20 Comments

The money is alleged to be the proceeds of crime from a West Dublin Crime Group.

# west-dublin - Thursday 31 December, 2020

George Nkencho's family ask people not to share video of fatal shooting
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

George Nkencho's family ask people not to share video of fatal shooting

Updated Dec 31st 2020, 9:58 AM 97,093 Views 0 Comments

Justice Minister Helen McEntee has said the shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí is “extremely traumatic for everybody involved”.

# west-dublin - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Man arrested after €300,000 worth of ketamine seized in west Dublin
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man arrested after €300,000 worth of ketamine seized in west Dublin

Nov 11th 2020, 8:36 AM 14,327 Views 9 Comments

The 36-year-old is currently detained at Crumlin Garda Station.

# west-dublin - Monday 21 September, 2020

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches

Sep 21st 2020, 1:13 PM 21,080 Views 6 Comments

Searches were conducted over two days as part of an investigation targeting organised crime.

# west-dublin - Friday 1 May, 2020

€800k worth of cannabis seized by Revenue after being discovered in poster tubes
# Seizure
# Seizure

€800k worth of cannabis seized by Revenue after being discovered in poster tubes

May 1st 2020, 1:58 PM 18,466 Views 46 Comments

All of the parcels were destined for a number of addresses in west Dublin.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Man arrested and charged over Ballyfermot shooting
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Man arrested and charged over Ballyfermot shooting

Apr 21st 2020, 10:09 AM 16,858 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened on Cedarbrook Walk last Thursday.

# west-dublin - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Two men survive gun attack in west Dublin
# Cherry Orchard
# Cherry Orchard

Two men survive gun attack in west Dublin

Apr 16th 2020, 4:49 PM 33,597 Views 24 Comments

The incident happened in Cherry Orchard.

# west-dublin - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Garda public order unit dispatched to 'unrest' in west Dublin involving up to 30 youths
# Chery Orchard
# Chery Orchard

Garda public order unit dispatched to 'unrest' in west Dublin involving up to 30 youths

Mar 15th 2020, 9:33 PM 288,897 Views 151 Comments

A number of garda units are responding to the incident.

# west-dublin - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs

Jan 25th 2020, 6:00 PM 27,876 Views 55 Comments

Children as young as 10 are being used by older dealers both for dealing and drug running.

# west-dublin - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Electric scooter catches fire in west Dublin home
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Electric scooter catches fire in west Dublin home

Dec 28th 2019, 11:10 AM 36,706 Views 47 Comments

The public has been advised to check electric scooters for a CE safety mark and to never leave them unattended while charging.

# west-dublin - Friday 27 September, 2019

Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) carry out raid targeting west Dublin crime gang
# Seized
# Seized

Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) carry out raid targeting west Dublin crime gang

Sep 27th 2019, 1:05 PM 21,787 Views 27 Comments

A number of items were seized. They include an Audi Q5 SUV and a Toyota Hilux Crew.

# west-dublin - Monday 22 July, 2019

Man (23) arrested after estimated €20k worth of herbal cannabis seized in west Dublin
# Lucan
# Lucan

Man (23) arrested after estimated €20k worth of herbal cannabis seized in west Dublin

Jul 22nd 2019, 5:36 PM 11,022 Views 23 Comments

He is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act 1996.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Teenager (17) arrested after gardaí seize €600k worth of drugs in west Dublin
# Raid
# Raid

Teenager (17) arrested after gardaí seize €600k worth of drugs in west Dublin

Jun 25th 2019, 9:26 PM 33,009 Views 21 Comments

Garda units raided the house this morning.

# west-dublin - Monday 24 June, 2019

Two handguns seized by Gardaí in gangland operation
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two handguns seized by Gardaí in gangland operation

Jun 24th 2019, 7:52 AM 16,992 Views 23 Comments

Two men were arrested in the operation in west Dublin.

# west-dublin - Friday 14 June, 2019

Two handguns wrapped in cling film found during gangland searches
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two handguns wrapped in cling film found during gangland searches

Jun 14th 2019, 7:10 AM 19,345 Views 9 Comments

Three men were arrested.

# west-dublin - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Man shot in the stomach in west Dublin not suffering from life-threatening injuries
# Mulhuddart
# Mulhuddart

Man shot in the stomach in west Dublin not suffering from life-threatening injuries

Jun 2nd 2019, 12:15 PM 26,581 Views 33 Comments

Emergency services attended the scene and the man was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

# west-dublin - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Criminal Assets Bureau seizes luxury watches, mobile phones and computers in west Dublin
# Crime Watch
# Crime Watch

Criminal Assets Bureau seizes luxury watches, mobile phones and computers in west Dublin

May 23rd 2019, 11:49 AM 20,484 Views 17 Comments

The search operation is currently on-going.

# west-dublin - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

West Dublin feud: Locals 'afraid to talk to gardaí' for fear of gang retribution
# Gangland
# Gangland

West Dublin feud: Locals 'afraid to talk to gardaí' for fear of gang retribution

May 8th 2019, 12:05 AM 34,305 Views 16 Comments

Communities are also concerned about the number of violent incidents that have taken place in public places during daylight hours.

# west-dublin - Monday 6 May, 2019

West Dublin arson attack: Two arrested after house set on fire in Corduff
# Terrifying Attack
# Terrifying Attack

West Dublin arson attack: Two arrested after house set on fire in Corduff

May 6th 2019, 8:20 AM 18,431 Views 3 Comments

Rocks and hammers were also used to target windows in the house in Saturday’s attack.

# west-dublin - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Takeaway worker caught up in west Dublin shooting incident while trying to deliver food
# Finglas
# Finglas

Takeaway worker caught up in west Dublin shooting incident while trying to deliver food

May 4th 2019, 12:10 AM 73,334 Views 42 Comments

The woman escaped the incident without injury.

# west-dublin - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Two men charged after suspected cocaine and cannabis herb worth €715k seized
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two men charged after suspected cocaine and cannabis herb worth €715k seized

Apr 24th 2019, 11:01 AM 17,601 Views 20 Comments

Two vehicles were intercepted in the Ballyfermot area of Dublin yesterday evening.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Man to appear in court charged in relation to Clonsilla shooting incident
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Man to appear in court charged in relation to Clonsilla shooting incident

Apr 23rd 2019, 11:00 PM 11,297 Views 0 Comments

Shots were fired at a vehicle on the Whitechapel Road on Monday morning.

# west-dublin - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Garda patrols increased in west Dublin as innocent family members caught up in gang feud
# Gang Feud
# Gang Feud

Garda patrols increased in west Dublin as innocent family members caught up in gang feud

Apr 21st 2019, 10:00 PM 93,314 Views 0 Comments

There have been a significant number of attempts to kill gang members based in north and west Dublin in recent weeks.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Cannabis worth €240,000 seized following search of property in west Dublin
# Lucan
# Lucan

Cannabis worth €240,000 seized following search of property in west Dublin

Apr 2nd 2019, 6:20 PM 26,951 Views 37 Comments

A 44 year-old woman was arrested at the scene.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Two men arrested after gardaí seize drugs, replica guns and three samurai swords in Finglas
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two men arrested after gardaí seize drugs, replica guns and three samurai swords in Finglas

Mar 5th 2019, 11:47 AM 14,795 Views 18 Comments

The two men in their 20s were arrested at the scene.

# west-dublin - Friday 1 March, 2019

Victim of fatal Clondalkin stabbing named locally as mother-of-three Cathy Ward
# Dublin
# Dublin

Victim of fatal Clondalkin stabbing named locally as mother-of-three Cathy Ward

Updated Mar 1st 2019, 5:40 PM 118,987 Views 73 Comments

Gardaí were called to the scene in the early hours of this morning.

# west-dublin - Sunday 13 January, 2019

West Dublin gang using hailing apps to target older taxi drivers
# Targeted
# Targeted

West Dublin gang using hailing apps to target older taxi drivers

Jan 13th 2019, 10:00 PM 60,417 Views 93 Comments

Taxi drivers have been targeted a number of times in the last two years in this area.

# west-dublin - Saturday 3 November, 2018

'The dealers are acting with impunity': West Dublin drug unit loses 85% of its members in five years
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

'The dealers are acting with impunity': West Dublin drug unit loses 85% of its members in five years

Nov 3rd 2018, 12:05 AM 34,011 Views 35 Comments

Despite large scale successes, low level dealers are acting “with impunity”.

# west-dublin - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Dublin's gun crime: '€500 for one that shoots or you can rent one that doesn't for €200'
# Gun For Hire
# Gun For Hire

Dublin's gun crime: '€500 for one that shoots or you can rent one that doesn't for €200'

Oct 28th 2018, 12:05 AM 33,128 Views 28 Comments

There has been a sharp increase in the number of people using this service, according to security sources and local representatives.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Almost €1m worth of cocaine, heroin and cannabis seized in Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Almost €1m worth of cocaine, heroin and cannabis seized in Dublin

Oct 16th 2018, 11:18 PM 16,646 Views 12 Comments

Three men aged in their 30s, 40s and 60s, are being detained at two Dublin Garda stations in connection with the incident.

Two assailants sought by gardaí after shooting in Clondalkin
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two assailants sought by gardaí after shooting in Clondalkin

Oct 16th 2018, 6:26 PM 15,205 Views 6 Comments

A man in his 30s was injured in the shooting.

# west-dublin - Monday 17 September, 2018

Cocaine, debit cards and passports seized in west Dublin organised crime operation
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Cocaine, debit cards and passports seized in west Dublin organised crime operation

Sep 17th 2018, 6:52 AM 28,563 Views 2 Comments

The man is due in court this morning.

# west-dublin - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Two men arrested after gardaí seize firearm in west Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Two men arrested after gardaí seize firearm in west Dublin

Aug 28th 2018, 8:52 PM 14,492 Views 7 Comments

The men are currently detained in Dublin garda stations.

# west-dublin - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot

Aug 16th 2018, 1:22 PM 16,405 Views 13 Comments

Armed gardaí assisted in the raids earlier this morning.

# west-dublin - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Man (78) dies from injuries sustained in crash outside Dublin church where funeral was taking place
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Man (78) dies from injuries sustained in crash outside Dublin church where funeral was taking place

Jul 26th 2018, 12:21 PM 19,244 Views 3 Comments

Several people were injured during the incident outside the Immaculate Conception Church last month.

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