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# 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 27,234 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 97,002 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 14,259 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 20,987 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 18,449 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 16,822 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 33,556 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 288,764 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 27,777 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 36,685 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 21,749 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 10,994 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 32,922 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 16,967 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 19,331 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 26,566 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 20,461 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 34,025 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 18,261 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 73,254 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 17,568 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 11,077 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 93,289 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 26,929 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 14,774 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 118,829 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 60,338 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 33,967 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 32,864 Views 30 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 16,622 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 15,201 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 28,556 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 14,487 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 16,340 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 19,223 Views 4 Comments

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

# west-dublin - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Drugs unit garda suffers acid attack at hands of heroin gang he's investigating
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Drugs unit garda suffers acid attack at hands of heroin gang he's investigating

Updated Jul 5th 2018, 11:26 PM 89,817 Views 92 Comments

The officer received minor injuries to his face and hand at the start of last month and gang members separately turned up outside his child’s school.

# west-dublin - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Four men arrested after man stabbed near pub in Clondalkin last night
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Four men arrested after man stabbed near pub in Clondalkin last night

May 23rd 2018, 12:10 PM 18,719 Views 15 Comments

The four men are being held at Clondalkin Garda Station.

# west-dublin - Friday 23 February, 2018

Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin
# Back In Action
# Back In Action

Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin

Feb 23rd 2018, 9:35 AM 29,265 Views 34 Comments

The fault also caused significant delays to train services.

# west-dublin - Friday 9 February, 2018

19-year-old shop assistant charged with the murder of a man in Dublin
# Balgaddy
# Balgaddy

19-year-old shop assistant charged with the murder of a man in Dublin

Feb 9th 2018, 5:56 PM 29,586 Views 0 Comments

Bryan Cassidy died following a stabbing at his partner’s home in west Dublin

# west-dublin - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Teen arrested after man (50s) dies in west Dublin stabbing
# Balgaddy
# Balgaddy

Teen arrested after man (50s) dies in west Dublin stabbing

Feb 8th 2018, 7:29 AM 22,994 Views 8 Comments

The incident occurred in Balgaddy at around 10.20pm last night.

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