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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 9°C

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# Clondalkin
Almost €1m worth of cocaine, heroin and cannabis seized in Dublin
Three men aged in their 30s, 40s and 60s, are being detained at two Dublin Garda stations in connection with the incident.
# West Dublin
Two assailants sought by gardaí after shooting in Clondalkin
A man in his 30s was injured in the shooting.
# Blanchardstown
Cocaine, debit cards and passports seized in west Dublin organised crime operation
The man is due in court this morning.
# Clondalkin
Two men arrested after gardaí seize firearm in west Dublin
The men are currently detained in Dublin garda stations.
# Dublin
Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot
Armed gardaí assisted in the raids earlier this morning.
# Clondalkin
Man (78) dies from injuries sustained in crash outside Dublin church where funeral was taking place
Several people were injured during the incident outside the Immaculate Conception Church last month.
# Acid Attack
Drugs unit garda suffers acid attack at hands of heroin gang he's investigating
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.
# Stabbing
Four men arrested after man stabbed near pub in Clondalkin last night
The four men are being held at Clondalkin Garda Station.
# Back in action
Power restored for 26,000 ESB customers in Dublin
The fault also caused significant delays to train services.
# Balgaddy
19-year-old shop assistant charged with the murder of a man in Dublin
Bryan Cassidy died following a stabbing at his partner’s home in west Dublin
# Balgaddy
Teen arrested after man (50s) dies in west Dublin stabbing
The incident occurred in Balgaddy at around 10.20pm last night.
# man arrested
11.5kg of cannabis found concealed in soft toy
About €7,000 worth of cocaine and a small quantity of cash were also seized.
# West Dublin
Gardaí on standby to help taxi drivers who raise alarm over suspicious passengers
A number of taxi drivers have been targeted in west Dublin since the end of last year.
# in danger
'Don't go if you feel unsafe': Group of young men behind taxi driver attacks in west Dublin
There have been a number of incidents in the area in recent weeks involving taxi drivers.
# West Dublin
Woman (23) charged in connection with Parlickstown shooting incident earlier this week
The woman will appear before Blanchardstown District Court this morning.
# West Dublin
Body of young man found in Dublin house this afternoon
Gardaí are investigating all of the circumstances and say that enquiries are ongoing.
# West Dublin
Two guns found by gardaí investigating west Dublin gangland killing
One of the guns was located in Collinstown Park, close to the scene of the shooting.
# Ronanstown
Man dead after being shot a number of times in west Dublin
Emergency services have left the scene.
# getting boomier
Big and getting bigger: Blanchardstown shopping centre is expanding again
The plans will add nearly 10% to the centre’s retail space.
# West Dublin
86 burnt-out cars removed from site of planned new suburb ahead of project launch
A large-scale housing development could put an end to the site being used for anti-social behaviour.
# West Dublin
Two arrests after MDMA and cannabis worth €800k seized at Navan Road apartment
Gardaí said the operation was part of ongoing efforts targeting organised crime in Dublin and Meath.
# West Dublin
Vehicles, pellet gun and €18,000 in cash seized in organised crime crackdown
No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing.
# Carpenterstown
Investigation launched after shot fired at a home in west Dublin last night
Gardaí are appealing for information.
# Clondalkin
Woman and two young girls killed in overnight apartment fire
A woman and a young boy were also seriously injured in the blaze at a temporary housing unit.
# robberies
Christmas presents stolen from postmen and post vans in Dublin
The three robberies happened in the Ballyfermot area at the start of this week.
# West Dublin
Neilstown killing: Man was chased to house and stabbed by gang in 3am attack
Gardaí have issued an appeal to the community for help tracking down those responsible.
# Lucan
Woman in her late 40s arrested after bag of heroin seized in raid
The heroin had an estimated value of €150,000.
# building and property
A developer that illegally bulldozed a 19th century convent is locked in a fresh dispute
Kimpton Vale, which was nearly wound up in 2011, is back trying to build apartments in Dublin.
# Tallaght
Man arrested over 2014 murder of crime boss Andy Connors
A masked man shot him in a house in Saggart in August 2014.
# west dublin shifts
11 grim places West Dubliners got the shift
You’ve shifted in at least ONE of these spots, admit it.
# West Dublin
All power restored to residents following dramatic explosion and blaze at ESB sub station
The fire broke out shortly before 7.30pm last night. There are no reports of any injuries.
# West Dublin
Fourth man arrested in Vincent Ryan murder investigation
Ryan was shot dead in Finglas last month.
# West Dublin
Firefighters in Dublin tackle blaze in the west of the city
A number of units are present at the scene on Kylemore Road.
'They say the Hutch, Byrne and latest Ryan shooting are not linked. I disagree'
These murders are part of the same phenomenon of gun and drugs related crime that has blighted decent communities across Dublin, writes Tom Clonan.
# West Dublin
Man charged on suspicion of drink driving after woman is hit and killed by car
A second woman remains in a serious condition.
# coppinger row
Ruth Coppinger and her supporters have ended their occupation of a show-home
An injunction action was taken by developer Hansfield Investments.
# Blanchardstown
Homeless families occupy show house in west Dublin
The protest began at 3pm this afternoon and is being led by Ruth Coppinger TD.
# West Dublin
€260,000 seized in crackdown on organised crime
Two cars and houses were searched as part of the investigation.
# Expansion
Google begins construction of €150m data centre and brings 400 jobs with it
The jobs will be created during the construction of the new two-storey building.
# West Dublin
Arrest after gunman dressed as woman shoots man dead in Dublin
The man was arrested in Meath this morning – and is still being held for questioning in Blanchardstown tonight.