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Dublin: 4 °C Thursday 12 December, 2019

#Customs

From TheJournal.ie Cigarettes and counterfeit alcohol seized by Customs Customs

Cigarettes and counterfeit alcohol seized by Customs

Customs officers and gardaí carried out searches at two properties in Limerick city on Friday.

From TheJournal.ie Man uses iPad to cross US border (or does he?) IPassport

Man uses iPad to cross US border (or does he?)

Canadian Martin Reisch says a customs officer allowed him to pass into the US with only a scan of his passport on his iPad.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

In tonight’s fix: Irish people’s biggest worry for 2012, a rise in the number of tourists visiting Ireland (finally!) – and time travel exists. Kind of.

From TheJournal.ie Over 26,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin airport Illegal Cigarettes

Over 26,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin airport

Customs believe that the three people who were said to be carrying the cigarettes are part of an Eastern European cigarette smuggling gang.

From TheJournal.ie Firearms, ammunition and drugs seized at Dublin port Seizure

Firearms, ammunition and drugs seized at Dublin port

Three firearms – two of them loaded – and 1.5kg of cannabis were seized by customs officers at Dublin Port this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie One in seven cigarettes is illegally smuggled Smoking

One in seven cigarettes is illegally smuggled

The Exchequer is losing out on €250million a year – or around half the amount recently cut from the social welfare budget.

From TheJournal.ie Cannabis seized and Polish man arrested at Rosslare port Cannabis Seizure

Cannabis seized and Polish man arrested at Rosslare port

The man has since been released by gardaí following the seizure yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Over 140,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport Cigarettes

Over 140,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport

Revenue’s Custom Service searched 23 passengers from the same flight at Dublin Airport last night.

From TheJournal.ie Five more arrests in south-east drugs probe Arrests

Five more arrests in south-east drugs probe

Five people – three men and two women – are arrested after further searches in Carlow and Kildare.

From TheJournal.ie Four arrested over airport cigarette seizure Cigarettes

Four arrested over airport cigarette seizure

Three men and a woman from Poland have been remanded in custody for a week over the 53,860 cigarettes found at Dublin Airport.

From TheJournal.ie Three men released, two more arrested in south-east search operation Arrests

Three men released, two more arrested in south-east search operation

In total, 13 people are now being held in connection with a series of arrests carried out across six counties yesterday and today.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories – as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Customs seize €70,000 in cash at Dublin Airport Cash Seized

Customs seize €70,000 in cash at Dublin Airport

The discovery was made during a routine search as a man prepared to board a flight to Budapest yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Daily Fix: Friday Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Friday

A round up of the day’s main news – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.

From TheJournal.ie Over 150,000 cigarettes and €11,500 in cash seized at Dublin Airport Seizure

Over 150,000 cigarettes and €11,500 in cash seized at Dublin Airport

Revenue’s Customs Service carried out searches on passengers arriving in Dublin from Moldova on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 160,000 litres of illicit fuel seized in countrywide raids Revenue

Almost 160,000 litres of illicit fuel seized in countrywide raids

Armed gardaí took part in the raids on ten filling stations in Dublin, Galway and Louth.

From TheJournal.ie Sniffer dog makes €1million cannabis find at Dublin Port Drugs

Sniffer dog makes €1million cannabis find at Dublin Port

The drug was concealed in food tins inside a shipping container.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí seize €5million cocaine haul in Cork Drugs

Gardaí seize €5million cocaine haul in Cork

Five men were arrested as part of an investigation into an international drug trafficking gang.

OFFICERS FROM REVENUE’S customs service have seized cannabis with an estimated street value of €40,000 at Dublin Port today. The 4kg haul was seized from a van disembarking a ferry from Holyhead, and followed a routine profiling operation. The drugs were hidden in the van’s engine compartment and in a spare tyre. A man in his 40s was arrested.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s Fix: The latest in the race for the Áras; the Central Bank under fire; and what was discovered in one man’s underwear?

From TheJournal.ie Thousands of euro discovered in man's underwear at airport Underwear

Thousands of euro discovered in man's underwear at airport

Customs officials confiscated €37,000 in cash from a Cameroonian man’s undergarments.

From TheJournal.ie Customs make crystal meth seizure worth €250k at Dublin Airport Seizure

Customs make crystal meth seizure worth €250k at Dublin Airport

Officers also seized €9,500 in cash in separate operation at the capital’s airport yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in Dublin Airport after drugs discovered in underwear Drugs

Man arrested in Dublin Airport after drugs discovered in underwear

The cannabis resin was found during a search at the airport yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Eight million cigarettes worth over €3 million seized at Dublin Port Cigarette Seizure

Eight million cigarettes worth over €3 million seized at Dublin Port

The seizure was made yesterday morning at Dublin Port by officers from the Revenue Commissioners.

From TheJournal.ie Two people released in cross-border fuel laundering probe Fuel Laundering

Two people released in cross-border fuel laundering probe

Two other people remain in custody in connection with the significant seizure of laundered fuel yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains videos This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Four arrested in multi-agency anti-fuel laundering operation Arrests

Four arrested in multi-agency anti-fuel laundering operation

The cross-border operation involved coordinated searches in several counties today, culminating in the seizure of 140,000 litres of laundered fuel.

From TheJournal.ie Over 400,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port Cigarettes

Over 400,000 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Customs officials from the Revenue Commissioners have seized around 77.5 million cigarettes so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie Port and airport customs seize nearly €9m in seven years Customs

Port and airport customs seize nearly €9m in seven years

Revenue data shows that courts have seized €4.85m in criminals’ cash since 2005, while officers have seized €8.9m in that time.

From TheJournal.ie Revenue seizes €22,500 during Dublin Airport searches Cash Seized

Revenue seizes €22,500 during Dublin Airport searches

Customs officers have seized a combined total of over €0.5 million from airports, ports and other points of state entry and exit so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie Romanian man arrested after 56kg cannabis seizure Drugs

Romanian man arrested after 56kg cannabis seizure

The drugs, with a street value of over €330,000, were concealed in the fuel tank of a van searched from a ferry.

From TheJournal.ie Cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport Cigarettes

Cigarettes seized at Dublin Airport

Customs officers have seized 10,000 illegal cigarettes worth over €4,000 at Dublin Airport.

From TheJournal.ie Customs officials seize nearly 33,000 cigarettes at Dublin Airport Customs

Customs officials seize nearly 33,000 cigarettes at Dublin Airport

32,800 ‘Traditional’ cigarettes, with a retail value of around €14,000, are seized from a man who had flown in from Dubai.

From TheJournal.ie Illegal tobacco worth €2.5 million seized at Dublin Port Seizure

Illegal tobacco worth €2.5 million seized at Dublin Port

The potential loss to the Exchequer was estimated at €1.5 million.

From TheJournal.ie Raid on fuel laundering plant uncovers 5,000 litres of toxic waste Oil Laundering

Raid on fuel laundering plant uncovers 5,000 litres of toxic waste

The illegal facility hidden in a farm shed was processing up to four million litres of diesel each year.

From TheJournal.ie Customs seize over six million smuggled cigarettes Customs

Customs seize over six million smuggled cigarettes

Three men being questioned over the seizure of €2.7m worth of cigarettes in Co Louth.

From TheJournal.ie Cannabis worth €1 million seized at Dublin Port Seized

Cannabis worth €1 million seized at Dublin Port

The drugs were hidden in a consignment of chocolate and sweets from Holland.

From TheJournal.ie Seven million contraband cigarettes seized in Dublin raid Crime

Seven million contraband cigarettes seized in Dublin raid

Three men are arrested after a major seizure of cigarettes – worth around €2.9m – at Baldonnell Business Park.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Customs truck carrying fuel laundering evidence hijacked and set alight Hijack

Customs truck carrying fuel laundering evidence hijacked and set alight

Driver took a wrong turn into south Armagh, where the truck was hijacked and subsequently set alight yesterday evening.