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Man charged over Blanchardstown siege where two detectives were shot
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Man charged over Blanchardstown siege where two detectives were shot

May 27th 2021, 10:54 PM 20,921 Views 0 Comments

The man is scheduled to appear before Blanchardstown District Court tomorrow morning.

'This is real life. This is tough': Garda chief praises bravery of two detectives shot during Blanchardstown siege
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'This is real life. This is tough': Garda chief praises bravery of two detectives shot during Blanchardstown siege

May 26th 2021, 12:52 AM 66,654 Views 51 Comments
  • Senior gardaí praised the efforts of the officers at a press conference overnight, writes Garreth MacNamee.
  • A media blackout was in place while a massive garda operation took place at Whitechapel in Blanchardstown.
  • One garda suffered gunshot injuries to his hand and foot while another also suffered injuries to his foot.
Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house
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Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house

May 25th 2021, 10:11 PM 182,008 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in Dublin this evening.

€1m seized by anti-gang gardaí in early morning van stop
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€1m seized by anti-gang gardaí in early morning van stop

Jan 8th 2021, 5:48 PM 27,287 Views 20 Comments

The money is alleged to be the proceeds of crime from a West Dublin Crime Group.

George Nkencho's family ask people not to share video of fatal shooting
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George Nkencho's family ask people not to share video of fatal shooting

Updated Dec 31st 2020, 9:58 AM 97,074 Views 0 Comments

Justice Minister Helen McEntee has said the shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí is “extremely traumatic for everybody involved”.

Man arrested after €300,000 worth of ketamine seized in west Dublin
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Man arrested after €300,000 worth of ketamine seized in west Dublin

Nov 11th 2020, 8:36 AM 14,302 Views 9 Comments

The 36-year-old is currently detained at Crumlin Garda Station.

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches
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Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches

Sep 21st 2020, 1:13 PM 21,040 Views 6 Comments

Searches were conducted over two days as part of an investigation targeting organised crime.

€800k worth of cannabis seized by Revenue after being discovered in poster tubes
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€800k worth of cannabis seized by Revenue after being discovered in poster tubes

May 1st 2020, 1:58 PM 18,465 Views 46 Comments

All of the parcels were destined for a number of addresses in west Dublin.

Man arrested and charged over Ballyfermot shooting
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Man arrested and charged over Ballyfermot shooting

Apr 21st 2020, 10:09 AM 16,845 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened on Cedarbrook Walk last Thursday.

Two men survive gun attack in west Dublin
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Two men survive gun attack in west Dublin

Apr 16th 2020, 4:49 PM 33,592 Views 24 Comments

The incident happened in Cherry Orchard.

Garda public order unit dispatched to 'unrest' in west Dublin involving up to 30 youths
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Garda public order unit dispatched to 'unrest' in west Dublin involving up to 30 youths

Mar 15th 2020, 9:33 PM 288,852 Views 152 Comments

A number of garda units are responding to the incident.

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 27,840 Views 55 Comments

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

Electric scooter catches fire in west Dublin home
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Electric scooter catches fire in west Dublin home

Dec 28th 2019, 11:10 AM 36,696 Views 47 Comments

The public has been advised to check electric scooters for a CE safety mark and to never leave them unattended while charging.

Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) carry out raid targeting west Dublin crime gang
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Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) carry out raid targeting west Dublin crime gang

Sep 27th 2019, 1:05 PM 21,773 Views 27 Comments

A number of items were seized. They include an Audi Q5 SUV and a Toyota Hilux Crew.

Man (23) arrested after estimated €20k worth of herbal cannabis seized in west Dublin
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Man (23) arrested after estimated €20k worth of herbal cannabis seized in west Dublin

Jul 22nd 2019, 5:36 PM 11,015 Views 23 Comments

He is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act 1996.

Teenager (17) arrested after gardaí seize €600k worth of drugs in west Dublin
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Teenager (17) arrested after gardaí seize €600k worth of drugs in west Dublin

Jun 25th 2019, 9:26 PM 32,980 Views 21 Comments

Garda units raided the house this morning.

Two handguns seized by Gardaí in gangland operation
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Two handguns seized by Gardaí in gangland operation

Jun 24th 2019, 7:52 AM 16,985 Views 23 Comments

Two men were arrested in the operation in west Dublin.

Two handguns wrapped in cling film found during gangland searches
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Two handguns wrapped in cling film found during gangland searches

Jun 14th 2019, 7:10 AM 19,338 Views 9 Comments

Three men were arrested.

Man shot in the stomach in west Dublin not suffering from life-threatening injuries
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Man shot in the stomach in west Dublin not suffering from life-threatening injuries

Jun 2nd 2019, 12:15 PM 26,577 Views 33 Comments

Emergency services attended the scene and the man was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Criminal Assets Bureau seizes luxury watches, mobile phones and computers in west Dublin
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Criminal Assets Bureau seizes luxury watches, mobile phones and computers in west Dublin

May 23rd 2019, 11:49 AM 20,477 Views 17 Comments

The search operation is currently on-going.

West Dublin feud: Locals 'afraid to talk to gardaí' for fear of gang retribution
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West Dublin feud: Locals 'afraid to talk to gardaí' for fear of gang retribution

May 8th 2019, 12:05 AM 34,124 Views 16 Comments

Communities are also concerned about the number of violent incidents that have taken place in public places during daylight hours.

West Dublin arson attack: Two arrested after house set on fire in Corduff
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West Dublin arson attack: Two arrested after house set on fire in Corduff

May 6th 2019, 8:20 AM 18,315 Views 3 Comments

Rocks and hammers were also used to target windows in the house in Saturday’s attack.

Takeaway worker caught up in west Dublin shooting incident while trying to deliver food
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Takeaway worker caught up in west Dublin shooting incident while trying to deliver food

May 4th 2019, 12:10 AM 73,306 Views 42 Comments

The woman escaped the incident without injury.

Two men charged after suspected cocaine and cannabis herb worth €715k seized
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Two men charged after suspected cocaine and cannabis herb worth €715k seized

Apr 24th 2019, 11:01 AM 17,594 Views 20 Comments

Two vehicles were intercepted in the Ballyfermot area of Dublin yesterday evening.

Man to appear in court charged in relation to Clonsilla shooting incident
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Man to appear in court charged in relation to Clonsilla shooting incident

Apr 23rd 2019, 11:00 PM 11,286 Views 0 Comments

Shots were fired at a vehicle on the Whitechapel Road on Monday morning.

Garda patrols increased in west Dublin as innocent family members caught up in gang feud
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Garda patrols increased in west Dublin as innocent family members caught up in gang feud

Apr 21st 2019, 10:00 PM 93,300 Views 0 Comments

There have been a significant number of attempts to kill gang members based in north and west Dublin in recent weeks.

Cannabis worth €240,000 seized following search of property in west Dublin
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Cannabis worth €240,000 seized following search of property in west Dublin

Apr 2nd 2019, 6:20 PM 26,938 Views 37 Comments

A 44 year-old woman was arrested at the scene.

Two men arrested after gardaí seize drugs, replica guns and three samurai swords in Finglas
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Two men arrested after gardaí seize drugs, replica guns and three samurai swords in Finglas

Mar 5th 2019, 11:47 AM 14,788 Views 18 Comments

The two men in their 20s were arrested at the scene.

Victim of fatal Clondalkin stabbing named locally as mother-of-three Cathy Ward
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Victim of fatal Clondalkin stabbing named locally as mother-of-three Cathy Ward

Updated Mar 1st 2019, 5:40 PM 118,939 Views 73 Comments

Gardaí were called to the scene in the early hours of this morning.

West Dublin gang using hailing apps to target older taxi drivers
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West Dublin gang using hailing apps to target older taxi drivers

Jan 13th 2019, 10:00 PM 60,396 Views 93 Comments

Taxi drivers have been targeted a number of times in the last two years in this area.

'The dealers are acting with impunity': West Dublin drug unit loses 85% of its members in five years
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'The dealers are acting with impunity': West Dublin drug unit loses 85% of its members in five years

Nov 3rd 2018, 12:05 AM 33,989 Views 35 Comments

Despite large scale successes, low level dealers are acting “with impunity”.

Dublin's gun crime: '€500 for one that shoots or you can rent one that doesn't for €200'
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Dublin's gun crime: '€500 for one that shoots or you can rent one that doesn't for €200'

Oct 28th 2018, 12:05 AM 33,024 Views 30 Comments

There has been a sharp increase in the number of people using this service, according to security sources and local representatives.

Almost €1m worth of cocaine, heroin and cannabis seized in Dublin
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Almost €1m worth of cocaine, heroin and cannabis seized in Dublin

Oct 16th 2018, 11:18 PM 16,635 Views 12 Comments

Three men aged in their 30s, 40s and 60s, are being detained at two Dublin Garda stations in connection with the incident.

Two assailants sought by gardaí after shooting in Clondalkin
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Two assailants sought by gardaí after shooting in Clondalkin

Oct 16th 2018, 6:26 PM 15,201 Views 6 Comments

A man in his 30s was injured in the shooting.

Cocaine, debit cards and passports seized in west Dublin organised crime operation
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Cocaine, debit cards and passports seized in west Dublin organised crime operation

Sep 17th 2018, 6:52 AM 28,559 Views 2 Comments

The man is due in court this morning.

Two men arrested after gardaí seize firearm in west Dublin
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Two men arrested after gardaí seize firearm in west Dublin

Aug 28th 2018, 8:52 PM 14,491 Views 7 Comments

The men are currently detained in Dublin garda stations.

Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot
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Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot

Aug 16th 2018, 1:22 PM 16,382 Views 13 Comments

Armed gardaí assisted in the raids earlier this morning.

Man (78) dies from injuries sustained in crash outside Dublin church where funeral was taking place
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Man (78) dies from injuries sustained in crash outside Dublin church where funeral was taking place

Jul 26th 2018, 12:21 PM 19,233 Views 4 Comments

Several people were injured during the incident outside the Immaculate Conception Church last month.

Drugs unit garda suffers acid attack at hands of heroin gang he's investigating
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Drugs unit garda suffers acid attack at hands of heroin gang he's investigating

Updated Jul 5th 2018, 11:26 PM 90,003 Views 91 Comments

The officer received minor injuries to his face and hand at the start of last month and gang members separately turned up outside his child’s school.

Four men arrested after man stabbed near pub in Clondalkin last night
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Four men arrested after man stabbed near pub in Clondalkin last night

May 23rd 2018, 12:10 PM 18,741 Views 15 Comments

The four men are being held at Clondalkin Garda Station.

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