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# Arrests

Last year
El Salvador police arrest 55,000 suspected gang members
The number of arrests comes on top of 16,000 that had already been made before the emergency powers were granted.
Over 1,300 arrests at anti-mobilisation protests across Russia, NGO says
The OVD-Info monitoring group counted at least 1,332 people detained at rallies in 38 cities.
Four people released without charge after being arrested over murder of Lee Slattery in 2010
The 24-year-old’s body was discovered in Limerick on 31 May 2010.
Four people arrested as part of investigation into murder of Lee Slattery in 2010
All four are currently being held at garda stations in the Limerick and Clare Garda Divisions.
Gardaí release three former players arrested over alleged match-fixing in League of Ireland
They were all held on suspicion of the offence of conspiracy to defraud.
Men arrested over double fatal fire gardaí declared as an accidental blaze in Tralee in 2012
A man and his five-year-old daughter died following the fire in May 2012.
Two men remain in custody after man (50s) dies in Tralee
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Two people (20s) arrested in relation to seizure of €160,000 worth of cocaine in Co Wexford
The suspected drugs were seized by gardaí on Friday evening.
Two men charged after cannabis resin weighing 210kg and valued at €1.2m seized in Dublin
The two men are due to appear in court this morning.
Gardaí arrest over 400 people across Dublin over Patrick's Day festival
Most of the arrests were for public order offences.
Four arrested in relation to compensation claims made over alleged fraudulent 2015 collision
The four persons are currently detained at separate garda stations in Dublin.
Three men arrested in connection with aggravated burglary on Tom Niland in Sligo
The 73-year-old was “viciously” assaulted when three masked men forced themselves into his home on Tuesday 18 January.
Two charged following arrests as part of ongoing Wicklow investigations
Gardaí seized four guns and drugs with an estimated value of €48,000 yesterday.
Dozens arrested to suppress protests on Myanmar coup anniversary
Opponents of military rule in the country have called for a “Silent Strike” aimed at emptying the streets of Myanmar’s cities and towns.
Man threatens staff with hammer during armed robbery in Malahide
A man and a woman were arrested following the incident.
All time
Four men arrested as gardaí respond to Kildare daytime burglary
The arrests are part of an ongoing operation targeting the gang who have committed several burglaries and robberies.
Gardaí believe they have foiled a gangland gun attack after raids in Tallaght
Two men have been arrested.
Four men arrested after alleged rowing boat theft resulted in Liffey River rescue
The men are due in court next month.
Three men arrested over fatal shooting of man in Coolock in May 2019
Hamid Sanambar was shot dead in the Kilbarron Avenue area of Coolock.
17 people arrested over fraudulent activity related to Covid-19 social welfare
The arrests were made over immigration offences.
Five people arrested after ex-Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith allegedly hit with a traffic cone
The senior MP was pursued by chants of “Tory scum” on his way to a Brexit talk.
Two men arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee
The men, aged 44 and 53, were arrested in the Derry area this morning under the UK’s Terrorism Act.
Four men arrested in connection with Lyra McKee's murder
The men were all arrested in the Derry area this morning under the Terrorism Act.
Three men arrested after €384k worth of cannabis plants seized in large scale operation
A number of searches were conducted under warrant at suspected cannabis growhouses this morning.
Four arrested over armed cash-in-transit robbery in Crumlin
The incident happened at the start of June.
Two men arrested in connection with the discovery of a woman's body in Mayo
The body of the deceased was discovered in an apartment on Castlebar Street in Westport earlier this month.
Gardaí arrest man over Navan Road crash as investigators probe whether vehicle was pursued
The crash happened yesterday around 6pm.
Man and woman arrested over €28k 'romance fraud'
A man was conned out of the cash on a dating website.
Two arrested on suspicion of helping ticketless fans storm Euros final
The pair are suspected of stealing ‘items’ to enable those without tickets to get into Wembley last Sunday night.
Eight arrested on murder charges over Bangladesh factory fire
At least 52 people died in the blaze, many of whom were trapped inside by an illegally locked door.
Two women arrested over alleged human trafficking offences
Gardaí searched locations in three counties in the northwest.
Hong Kong pro-democracy newspaper to publish last edition on Thursday
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INLA crackdown: Nine arrested, drugs and cash seized across two days of cross-border raids
The arrests were made today and yesterday.
Two men arrested as part of money mule recruitment and cyber fraud investigation
The two men are currently in Clondalkin and Ronanstown Garda Stations.
Gardaí restrict access to Dublin streets and arrest 10 people for public order incidents
Gardaí say they came under fire on South Anne Street and Temple Bar.
Six people arrested in Clare by gardaí targeting organised crime
The six people, five men and one woman, are currently being detained at three different garda stations.
Two men arrested in fraud and bribery investigation released without charge
The two men were held at Terenure Garda Station before being released.
Three teens arrested over Howth Junction incident that led to woman falling under Dart released without charge
The boys were arrested this morning.
Three men arrested and over €188,000 in cash seized as gardaí raid four locations in Dublin
The searches were carried out in the Dublin 1 area this morning.
Three arrested in relation to murder of teenager in Drogheda last year
The 17-year-old was murdered in January 2020.