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Over €100 million of smuggled contraband has been seized at Irish airports and ports since 2016
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Over €100 million of smuggled contraband has been seized at Irish airports and ports since 2016

Dec 19th 2019, 6:10 AM 7,416 Views 9 Comments

At Dublin Port, alone, €87 million worth has been seized since 2016.

Convicted criminals arrested over attempt to kill close relative of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch
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Convicted criminals arrested over attempt to kill close relative of Gerry 'The Monk' Hutch

Mar 16th 2018, 6:10 AM 18,632 Views 0 Comments

One is from the Sheriff Street area of Dublin 1 while the other man in is from the Docklands.

London police seeking 'voyeur' who put camera in Starbucks toilet, got caught on the same device
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London police seeking 'voyeur' who put camera in Starbucks toilet, got caught on the same device

Nov 22nd 2017, 7:25 AM 32,174 Views 42 Comments

The camera had been in place for three or four weeks before being spotted.

Speed cameras in Port Tunnel catching 250 drivers on a monthly basis
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Speed cameras in Port Tunnel catching 250 drivers on a monthly basis

Aug 6th 2017, 6:50 AM 13,599 Views 46 Comments

The average speed cameras at the tunnel came into force in May.

Driver to face court after gardaí clock car travelling at over 190 km/h
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Driver to face court after gardaí clock car travelling at over 190 km/h

Jul 18th 2017, 3:08 PM 48,418 Views 75 Comments

Traffic officers also dealt with a souped-up motorbike in Wicklow this afternoon.

Driver tests positive for cocaine in one of first drug tests - was already banned for 10 years
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Driver tests positive for cocaine in one of first drug tests - was already banned for 10 years

Apr 16th 2017, 1:43 PM 73,388 Views 78 Comments

Gardaí administered the test on the N4 in west Dublin last night.

Over 100 suspected paedophiles arrested in Spain
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Over 100 suspected paedophiles arrested in Spain

Mar 31st 2017, 8:25 PM 14,603 Views 15 Comments

The victims’ ages ran from a few months to around 14-years-old.

Van that pulled over before reaching Garda checkpoint was full of stolen bikes and computers
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# Operation Thor

Van that pulled over before reaching Garda checkpoint was full of stolen bikes and computers

Feb 20th 2017, 8:39 PM 43,093 Views 29 Comments

He was detained after the vehicle stopped on the hard shoulder of the road, to the north of a checkpoint.

Lithuanian man caught with 22,000 cigarettes in his luggage at Dublin Airport
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Lithuanian man caught with 22,000 cigarettes in his luggage at Dublin Airport

Aug 18th 2016, 10:45 PM 21,933 Views 45 Comments

The find came about when a passenger arriving in Dublin from Sweden was stopped and questioned.

Mafia boss arrested by men dressed as pizza delivery boys
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Mafia boss arrested by men dressed as pizza delivery boys

Apr 18th 2016, 2:30 PM 16,578 Views 9 Comments

Roberto Manganiello, a boss in Naples’ notorious Camorra mafia, had been on the run since 2013.

21 people arrested after the US sets up a fake university to stop immigration fraud
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# Fooled U

21 people arrested after the US sets up a fake university to stop immigration fraud

Apr 6th 2016, 1:34 PM 21,044 Views 35 Comments

The University of Northern New Jersey even had its own school seal.

Man impersonating garda hijacks jeep, steals wallet from elderly driver
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Man impersonating garda hijacks jeep, steals wallet from elderly driver

Mar 25th 2016, 10:42 PM 38,155 Views 61 Comments

The jeep was later located in Castleshane.

Men jailed after being caught 'red-handed' with loaded guns and a can of petrol
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# Being Watched

Men jailed after being caught 'red-handed' with loaded guns and a can of petrol

Mar 16th 2016, 4:49 PM 16,355 Views 8 Comments

They were caught following a three-day surveillance operation.

Irish crime gang face jail after trying to steal €73 million worth of rhino horns and other artefacts
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Irish crime gang face jail after trying to steal €73 million worth of rhino horns and other artefacts

Feb 29th 2016, 9:49 PM 29,470 Views 0 Comments

The men have been convicted in Birmingham.

11 of the greatest chancers in the history of Tinder
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# Love Me Tinder

11 of the greatest chancers in the history of Tinder

Jan 30th 2016, 9:30 AM 10,634 Views 3 Comments

Caught rapid.

Police arrest man who had been on the run following the serious assault of a woman
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Police arrest man who had been on the run following the serious assault of a woman

Jan 15th 2016, 3:01 PM 31,480 Views 0 Comments

33-year-old Stephen McFarlane was apprehended in the Newtownards Road area of Belfast earlier this afternoon.

Gardaí arrest driver doing 140km/ph while smoking a joint
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Gardaí arrest driver doing 140km/ph while smoking a joint

Jan 11th 2016, 10:00 AM 40,575 Views 0 Comments

The individual is due to appear in court.

Father and son fugitives caught as decomposing body found in their hideout
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Father and son fugitives caught as decomposing body found in their hideout

Oct 28th 2015, 11:26 AM 29,035 Views 18 Comments

The case had enthralled Australia’s media.

Police arrest man caught speeding in Facebook video
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Police arrest man caught speeding in Facebook video

Sep 14th 2015, 6:00 AM 19,459 Views 13 Comments

The video shows the speedometer at 184 kilometres an hour.

Man (20s) dies after being attacked in Temple Bar
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Man (20s) dies after being attacked in Temple Bar

Sep 11th 2015, 10:44 PM 84,648 Views 84 Comments

Gardaí believe the incident was filmed by witnesses.

Politician forced to drop out of race over video of him peeing in mug at woman's home
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Politician forced to drop out of race over video of him peeing in mug at woman's home

Sep 7th 2015, 10:42 PM 37,389 Views 32 Comments

The man was repairing a sink at a woman’s home when he grabbed a mug, urinated in it and then emptied it in the sink.

Man arrested off Faro flight after cocaine found in suitcase at Cork Airport
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Man arrested off Faro flight after cocaine found in suitcase at Cork Airport

Jul 25th 2015, 8:50 PM 29,942 Views 22 Comments

In a separate operation, gardaí discovered an elaborate grow house in Country Meath with €750,000 worth of cannabis plants.

Gardaí seize half a million euro worth of cocaine in South Dublin raids
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Gardaí seize half a million euro worth of cocaine in South Dublin raids

Jul 24th 2015, 6:39 PM 19,860 Views 23 Comments

A large quantity of other drugs were also discovered in the raid of two properties.

Second killer who escaped prison shot and captured by police
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Second killer who escaped prison shot and captured by police

Jun 29th 2015, 7:19 AM 34,836 Views 31 Comments

David Sweat was shot in a field some 30 miles from the prison he escaped from three weeks ago.

Man sentenced after cocaine found hidden in his runners
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# Coke In Kicks

Man sentenced after cocaine found hidden in his runners

Jun 24th 2015, 10:19 PM 16,255 Views 9 Comments

The drugs were in a sandwich bag that was stuffed into the toe of a pair of trainers in a sports bag.

English teen wanted over rape and theft allegations arrested in Northern Ireland
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# Gotcha

English teen wanted over rape and theft allegations arrested in Northern Ireland

May 2nd 2015, 4:02 PM 14,309 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí had been appealing for information after sightings of the man in Kildare and Sligo recently.

Woman to appear in court after flashing Google Street View car
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Woman to appear in court after flashing Google Street View car

Apr 5th 2015, 2:30 PM 51,241 Views 56 Comments

Google has now pixelated the whole of Karen Davis’ body in Street View.

Burglar caught from DNA on a fizzy drink can he left at kitchen sink
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# Was It Fizzy Orange?

Burglar caught from DNA on a fizzy drink can he left at kitchen sink

Mar 18th 2015, 9:54 PM 17,173 Views 28 Comments

Traces of his DNA were found on the rim of the can.

Fugitive prisoner stabbed himself in stomach as police approached
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Fugitive prisoner stabbed himself in stomach as police approached

Feb 19th 2015, 4:35 PM 152,023 Views 181 Comments

He is suspected of carrying out two armed robberies while on the run from police.

Over 540 people have been stopped for drink-driving so far this year
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Over 540 people have been stopped for drink-driving so far this year

Feb 9th 2015, 8:58 PM 17,172 Views 45 Comments

That’s fewer than January 2014.

Are the people who run the country laughing at this woman being attacked by her brolly?
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# Wipe That Smirk

Are the people who run the country laughing at this woman being attacked by her brolly?

Jan 16th 2015, 9:10 AM 18,295 Views 46 Comments

We think so…

Portlaoise Prisoners made their own phone chargers... but they were seized today
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Portlaoise Prisoners made their own phone chargers... but they were seized today

Nov 11th 2014, 7:45 PM 21,395 Views 37 Comments

Hooch, tablets and a mobile phone were also found in today’s search.

Man gets 3 months in jail after being caught cigarette smuggling at Dublin Airport yesterday
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Man gets 3 months in jail after being caught cigarette smuggling at Dublin Airport yesterday

Aug 21st 2014, 6:46 PM 17,317 Views 49 Comments

The 30-year-old appeared in court today after more than 16,000 cigarettes were found in his luggage.

Olympic champion, assistant to the Prime Minister, Madonna's babysitter: The lies people tell on their CVs...
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# Fibbers

Olympic champion, assistant to the Prime Minister, Madonna's babysitter: The lies people tell on their CVs...

Aug 17th 2014, 10:30 AM 19,166 Views 12 Comments

Stand out from the crowd, but not for all the wrong reasons, warn employers.

Wicklow resident unharmed after arriving home to four burglars with a shotgun
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Wicklow resident unharmed after arriving home to four burglars with a shotgun

Jul 29th 2014, 9:37 AM 18,313 Views 0 Comments

The four males who are in their late teens and early twenties were arrested and three of them have been charged.

Convict captured after 41 years by facial recognition technology
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Convict captured after 41 years by facial recognition technology

Jun 26th 2014, 9:59 PM 21,283 Views 32 Comments

Ronald Dwaine Carnes eluded authorities for 41 years using the IDs of two dead boys.

Twenty cases of counterfeit vodka hidden in air conditioning unit seized
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# Seizure

Twenty cases of counterfeit vodka hidden in air conditioning unit seized

Apr 26th 2014, 1:23 PM 15,170 Views 19 Comments

A man in his 50s was arrested at the scene.

195 people penalised (and this van seized) in two-day garda blitz
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# Out Of Time

195 people penalised (and this van seized) in two-day garda blitz

Jan 31st 2014, 7:10 PM 22,866 Views 48 Comments

Almost 100 people were stopped and given fixed penalty points during each of two days of checkpoints by gardai.

Pic: Just one of the people caught by gardaí during mobile phone crackdown
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Pic: Just one of the people caught by gardaí during mobile phone crackdown

Jan 30th 2014, 11:04 PM 33,125 Views 94 Comments

The gardaí handed out more than 100 fixed penalty notices at checkpoints today.

Wanted JP Morgan trader arrested in Spain over €4.6 billion scandal
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# London Whale

Wanted JP Morgan trader arrested in Spain over €4.6 billion scandal

Aug 27th 2013, 4:29 PM 9,163 Views 13 Comments

The trader is wanted in the United States for alleged fraud and tax crimes over the so-called ‘London Whale’ scandal.

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