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'Crack cocaine and heroin sales are astronomical': Oliver Bond residents 'living in fear'
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'Crack cocaine and heroin sales are astronomical': Oliver Bond residents 'living in fear'

Mar 27th 2021, 8:00 AM 50,467 Views 0 Comments

Drug-dealing has been an issue at the Dublin flat complex for many years, but residents say the situation is getting worse.

Cars, designer bags and €22,500 in cash seized by CAB after searches in Cork and Tipperary
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Cars, designer bags and €22,500 in cash seized by CAB after searches in Cork and Tipperary

Feb 13th 2020, 3:09 PM 24,011 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí said today’s search operation has dealt “a significant blow to the drug distribution network in Cork”.

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs
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Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs

Jan 25th 2020, 6:00 PM 27,860 Views 55 Comments

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

Two men who had 'integral part' in cannabis distribution in Ireland have sentences doubled
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Two men who had 'integral part' in cannabis distribution in Ireland have sentences doubled

Jan 16th 2020, 10:44 PM 29,838 Views 31 Comments

The DPP had argued the original sentences for the Polish nationals had been “unduly lenient”.

New garda crackdown to target 'blatant drug dealing' at Dublin city centre hot-spots
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New garda crackdown to target 'blatant drug dealing' at Dublin city centre hot-spots

Dec 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 42,809 Views 63 Comments

The garda crackdowns are targeting areas of the quays as well as particular areas of the Liberties in the south inner city.

Drug dealing seen as 'more attractive' way to earn money for some young Irish people
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Drug dealing seen as 'more attractive' way to earn money for some young Irish people

Apr 30th 2019, 6:10 AM 13,510 Views 28 Comments

New research found the local drug economy – unlike precarious work – recruits young people by incentivising and enticing them.

Dealers make violent threats against 12-year-olds over cannabis debt
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Dealers make violent threats against 12-year-olds over cannabis debt

Jan 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 38,426 Views 51 Comments

Parents of addicts have remortgaged their homes in some cases to pay off drug debts.

Drug dealing criminals using bookmakers' online accounts to stash money
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Drug dealing criminals using bookmakers' online accounts to stash money

Oct 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 27,057 Views 22 Comments

The practice is particularly prevalent in Irish prisons.

Vet who injected liquid heroin into puppies to smuggle drugs into US extradited
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Vet who injected liquid heroin into puppies to smuggle drugs into US extradited

May 5th 2018, 12:00 PM 25,663 Views 27 Comments

His arrest comes after a 12-year investigation.

Residents trying to reclaim Dublin park after intimidation, drug dealing and burnt out cars
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# St Cuthbert’s

Residents trying to reclaim Dublin park after intimidation, drug dealing and burnt out cars

Nov 12th 2017, 12:05 AM 46,847 Views 23 Comments

One local woman says problems in the area have “got progressively worse over the years”.

Man who got caught up in €837,000 heroin deal to pay off his golf fees avoids jail
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Man who got caught up in €837,000 heroin deal to pay off his golf fees avoids jail

May 29th 2017, 8:15 PM 38,780 Views 11 Comments

The man was to be paid €200 for acting as a courier.

Drug dealing happens in mental health facilities across the country, doctor says
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Drug dealing happens in mental health facilities across the country, doctor says

Apr 22nd 2017, 5:30 AM 10,723 Views 5 Comments

Injection centres, medicinal cannabis and investment were on the agenda at the IMO’s annual conference.

'One family lost four out of five children to drug addiction'
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'One family lost four out of five children to drug addiction'

Nov 29th 2016, 8:30 PM 14,785 Views 9 Comments

Members of the public are being urged to report drug dealing in their area.

Boy, 14, jailed after being caught with 22 packets of cocaine and 9 packets of heroin
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Boy, 14, jailed after being caught with 22 packets of cocaine and 9 packets of heroin

Sep 29th 2016, 1:57 PM 21,657 Views 0 Comments

The judge said during his hearing, “It certainly comes across to me that he is a dealer.”

Gardaí raided drug dealer's house while her family was staging an intervention
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Gardaí raided drug dealer's house while her family was staging an intervention

Jul 2nd 2015, 8:35 PM 34,967 Views 28 Comments

Debbie O’Reilly’s family had become concerned about her behaviour. She escaped jail time today due to her efforts at rehabilitation.

Man and woman in their 20s arrested in €100k drugs seizure in Dublin
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Man and woman in their 20s arrested in €100k drugs seizure in Dublin

Dec 12th 2014, 10:35 AM 7,162 Views 22 Comments

Cannabis worth €100,000 was found after gardaí raided a premises in west Dublin.

Up to €100k worth of cannabis plants seized in city centre raid
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Up to €100k worth of cannabis plants seized in city centre raid

May 9th 2014, 8:25 AM 10,593 Views 24 Comments

A 32-year-old male was arrested at the scene

Column: Legislation changes our drugs landscape – but it isn’t a complete solution
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Column: Legislation changes our drugs landscape – but it isn’t a complete solution

Mar 19th 2014, 7:30 PM 77 Views 80 Comments

It is time to acknowledge that drug and alcohol use is a part of modern society –and a public health issue to be managed, writes Tony Duffin.

Gardaí seize more heroin than any other drug on O'Connell Street
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Gardaí seize more heroin than any other drug on O'Connell Street

Mar 14th 2014, 3:39 PM 15,959 Views 0 Comments

New figures from gardaí reveal the progress of Operation Spire so far.

Gardaí seize large amount of cash in two raids on houses in north Dublin
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Gardaí seize large amount of cash in two raids on houses in north Dublin

Mar 7th 2014, 11:08 PM 18,197 Views 29 Comments

The raids were part of an on-going investigation into drug dealing.

Further €36,000 discovered during investigation into money laundering
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Further €36,000 discovered during investigation into money laundering

Mar 4th 2014, 10:47 PM 13,461 Views 0 Comments

A woman was released without charge as part of the same operation last week.

Ireland has one of highest rates of cocaine use in Europe - report
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Ireland has one of highest rates of cocaine use in Europe - report

Feb 1st 2013, 9:06 AM 10,588 Views 81 Comments

The report also suggests Ireland is an entry point for Moroccan cannabis resin into Europe.

PSNI launch operation targeting street drug dealers
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PSNI launch operation targeting street drug dealers

Sep 17th 2012, 7:30 AM 3,435 Views 14 Comments

Police say they will crack down on drug dealers caught selling illegal substances.

Update: Man arrested after €500,000 drug seizure
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Update: Man arrested after €500,000 drug seizure

Mar 10th 2012, 3:26 PM 3,929 Views 9 Comments

Crack cocaine, ecstasy and a large quantity of cash were discovered when gardaí raided a house in Finglas last night.