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From TheJournal.ie Gardaí to step up patrols of flashpoint areas after shots fired at house in Longford Longford Feud

Gardaí to step up patrols of flashpoint areas after shots fired at house in Longford

A number of shots were fired at a house on Thursday evening.

From TheJournal.ie Q&A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on drugs ahead of GE2020 Decriminalisation

Q&A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on drugs ahead of GE2020

We’ve asked the parties their stance on topics such as decriminalisation and how they would tackle drug-related crime.

From TheJournal.ie €1.6 million in drugs, €700,000 in cash and 'a number of gold bars' seized by gardaí Crime

€1.6 million in drugs, €700,000 in cash and 'a number of gold bars' seized by gardaí

Two of the searches were by gardaí targeting international crime.

From TheJournal.ie Garda arrested over alleged sexual assault Investigation

Garda arrested over alleged sexual assault

The man is currently being detained at a Midlands garda station.

From TheJournal.ie Crossbow and heroin seized after gardaí target property in Dublin Summerhill

Crossbow and heroin seized after gardaí target property in Dublin

The seizure was made following a search in the north inner city last night.

From TheJournal.ie Mayo man jailed for two years for sexually assaulting woman with special needs Courts

Mayo man jailed for two years for sexually assaulting woman with special needs

The woman and the man’s son were friends and had attended the same special needs school.

From TheJournal.ie Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs West Dublin

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs

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

From TheJournal.ie Garda appeal after 12 gold rings and other jewellery stolen in Donegal Letterkenny

Garda appeal after 12 gold rings and other jewellery stolen in Donegal

The theft happened at a business in Letterkenny last Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested at Dublin Airport over hammer assault and burglary incidents Nenagh

Man arrested at Dublin Airport over hammer assault and burglary incidents

Both incidents happened over an 18-hour period in Nenagh last month.

From TheJournal.ie Two arrested as cocaine processing lab discovered in Galway Seizure

Two arrested as cocaine processing lab discovered in Galway

Gardaí seized equipment, more than €175,000 in cash and a quantity of cocaine from a property in the city.

From TheJournal.ie Keane Mulready-Woods murder: Mayor of Drogheda to hold public rally in the town Drogheda Feud

Keane Mulready-Woods murder: Mayor of Drogheda to hold public rally in the town

Keane Mulready-Woods’ remains were found in two locations in Dublin this week.

From TheJournal.ie Former Assistant Garda Commissioner to head up North Dublin Taskforce in wake of violence Darndale

Former Assistant Garda Commissioner to head up North Dublin Taskforce in wake of violence

The area has seen an increase in violence over the past two years.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigate fire that 'destroyed' Meath councillor's office Duleek

Gardaí investigate fire that 'destroyed' Meath councillor's office

Sharon Keoghan said her office is adjoined to apartments and the fire “could have been devastating for so many people”.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí issue witness appeal following north Dublin shooting Kilbarrack

Gardaí issue witness appeal following north Dublin shooting

Officers said the man was brought to hospital and that his injuries are not life-threatening.

From TheJournal.ie Man hospitalised after shooting in Dublin housing estate Kilbarrack

Man hospitalised after shooting in Dublin housing estate

The man was taken to Beaumont Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

From TheJournal.ie Man (20s) charged over fatal assault in Waterford Portlaw

Man (20s) charged over fatal assault in Waterford

A man in his 40s was killed in the early hours of yesterday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Armed gardaí search house in Dublin linked to arrests over firearm incident in Wexford Crumlin

Armed gardaí search house in Dublin linked to arrests over firearm incident in Wexford

Four men were arrested on the M7 over the incident on Thursday.

From TheJournal.ie Man (40s) killed following serious assault in Waterford Portlaw

Man (40s) killed following serious assault in Waterford

The incident happened in the Portlaw area in the early hours of this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin abduction attempt: Gardaí ask elderly woman who spoke with victim close to well-known pub to come forward Dublin

Dublin abduction attempt: Gardaí ask elderly woman who spoke with victim close to well-known pub to come forward

A file has been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

From TheJournal.ie Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city Prospect

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city

The attack happened in the south of the city last night.

From TheJournal.ie 'Crumlin Village has become intolerable': 1980s letters show Dubliners' fears about high crime rate State Papers

'Crumlin Village has become intolerable': 1980s letters show Dubliners' fears about high crime rate

People across Dublin raised concerns about spates of crime in their locality in the 1980s, State Papers reveal.

From TheJournal.ie 'Someone definitely knows something': Non-profit Cork motorsport club extensively vandalised Autograss

'Someone definitely knows something': Non-profit Cork motorsport club extensively vandalised

Mallow Autograss Club estimates the bill for repairs could run into thousands.

From TheJournal.ie Going to be away this Christmas? Here are some top tips from the gardaí to avoid getting burgled Lock Up Light Up

Going to be away this Christmas? Here are some top tips from the gardaí to avoid getting burgled

Gardaí will be targeting burglary gangs nationwide this winter.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in connection with murder of Patrick Heeran Patrick Heeran

Man arrested in connection with murder of Patrick Heeran

The 48-year-old Leitrim man went missing in October 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí arrest two men after Dublin robberies Dublin

Gardaí arrest two men after Dublin robberies

One of the men, who had robbed items from a pharmacy, was pursued by an off-duty garda.

From TheJournal.ie Fraud offences increase by a third while sexual assaults and drug offences also on the rise, figures show Crime

Fraud offences increase by a third while sexual assaults and drug offences also on the rise, figures show

Homicide and burglary offences have fallen in the past 12 months.

From TheJournal.ie Government drafting legislation to regulate cash for gold shops We Buy Gold

Government drafting legislation to regulate cash for gold shops

There was concern when these shops first opened in Ireland that they were being used by burglars to offload stolen jewellery.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí urge people to report anyone they suspect is 'living on the proceeds of crime' CAB

Gardaí urge people to report anyone they suspect is 'living on the proceeds of crime'

The appeal comes amid an ongoing investigation by gardaí in Dublin and the Criminal Assets Bureau.

From TheJournal.ie Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos Longford

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos

Local gardaí have been attempting to keep a lid on the feud.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí seize €135,000 worth of drugs in Dublin searches Crumlin

Gardaí seize €135,000 worth of drugs in Dublin searches

Gardaí said a “substantial quantity” of benzodiazepines, cocaine and heroin was found.

From TheJournal.ie 'Those who are committing sexual offences aren't being properly held to account' Sexual Offences

'Those who are committing sexual offences aren't being properly held to account'

Only 11% of sexual offences reported last year were detected by gardaí.

From TheJournal.ie Murder, drugs crimes, and other offences on the rise in Dublin region in the last 12 months Dublin's Fair City

Murder, drugs crimes, and other offences on the rise in Dublin region in the last 12 months

Begging offences on the streets of Dublin has decreased but some representatives said this does not reflect the reality.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 90% of sexual offences reported in 2018 not solved by gardaí Crime Statistics

Almost 90% of sexual offences reported in 2018 not solved by gardaí

The CSO has published new data on the detection of crime last year.

From TheJournal.ie Man (20s) shot dead in north Dublin Coolock

Man (20s) shot dead in north Dublin

The incident happened on Clonshaugh Avenue at around 5.15pm.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí make five arrests as they carry out raids linked to spate of assaults on sex workers Sex Workers

Gardaí make five arrests as they carry out raids linked to spate of assaults on sex workers

A number of women have been subjected to violent attacks in recent weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Border crime: Republican and loyalist smuggling gangs 'crippling haulage sector' Crime Rings

Border crime: Republican and loyalist smuggling gangs 'crippling haulage sector'

Dissidents and loyalists are using the same routes to smuggle goods.

From TheJournal.ie Three men re-arrested over gangland style shooting in Dublin Lucan

Three men re-arrested over gangland style shooting in Dublin

The shooting happened in Lucan on 4 September.

From TheJournal.ie CAB seizes Rolex watches, cars, cash and drug paraphernalia in Longford gang crackdown Raids
From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why the two boys who murdered Ana Kriegel can never be named Anonymity

Explainer: Why the two boys who murdered Ana Kriegel can never be named

The judge and gardaí have made it clear that there could be severe penalties for anyone who attempts to publicly identify them.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí appeal for information about van linked to Meath shooting Bettystown

Gardaí appeal for information about van linked to Meath shooting

The van was parked near the scene of the shooting in the days leading up to Richard Carberry’s killing.