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19th May 2018 / News

Gardaí seek help finding boy missing for six days

Gardaí are asking for help to find a 14-year-old boy missing from Dublin. Jamie Walsh has not been seen since...
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19th May 2018 / News

Gardaí help police in Spain seize €3.4 million worth of cannabis destined for Ireland

GARDAÍ AND SPANISH police have seized cannabis worth €3.4 million in Malaga. The drugs were seized earlier this month following...
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12th May 2018 / News

Dublin Fire Brigade rush to fire in Mountjoy Prison as prisoner sets their cell up in flames

DUBLIN Fire Brigade were called to put out a fire in Mountjoy prison this afternoon after a prisoner set fire...
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12th May 2018 / News

Gardaí search for gang who rammed an armed patrol

Gardaí in Cork are this Saturday morning resuming a major search operation after a three man gang failed to stop at a Garda checkpoint...
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11th May 2018 / News

TD Apologises to Garda in Court

A SINN Féin TD has publicly apologised after he admitted engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour while drunk to a...
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7th May 2018 / News

Explosion thought to have caused Dublin apartment fire in which man (50s) was injured

A MAN IN his 50s has been taken to hospital with burns after a substantial fire broke out at an...
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7th May 2018 / News

Garda probe after handgun taken from scene of crash in which motorcyclist was killed

A HANDGUN was taken from the scene of a crash in which a motorcyclist lost his life on Sunday afternoon....
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7th May 2018 / News

Dublin Fire Brigade tackling gorse fire in Dublin mountains

Two units of the Dublin Fire Brigade are dealing with a gorse fire in the Dublin mountains this morning. The...
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7th May 2018 / News

Shotguns stolen in Kilfdare

GARDAÍ IN KILDARE are appealing for witnesses after a number of shotguns were stolen from a property. Officers said the...
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7th May 2018 / News

Gardaí investigating discovery of young man with serious head injuries

Gardaí are investigating the discovery of a critically injured man in a West Cork town in the early hours of...
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7th May 2018 / News

€500k of MDMA brought to Kinahan-linked ‘pill factory’ in garden shed just hours before garda raids

Gardaí have raided an ecstasy "pill factory" linked to the deadly Kinahan cartel after raiding a garden shed. Armed detectives...
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4th May 2018 / News

Garda in hospital after being stabbed in Co Galway

A garda was undergoing treatment in hospital this evening after sustained a number of injuries in a suspected stabbing in...
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3rd May 2018 / Articles

Gardai lash out at ‘arse covering and box ticking’ internal culture in independent report

Gardai have lashed out at the internal culture in An Garda Siochana for the first time, an independent report has...
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3rd May 2018 / News

Gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade attend a fire on Naas Road

A fire at a premises near Johnstown, Co Kildare is affecting visibility for motorists travelling on the N7. Delays are...
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29th April 2018 / News

Dublin Fire Brigade called to extinguish referendum posters

A huge number of posters, campaigning for both sides, have been vandalised and removed in recent weeks. Dublin Fire Brigade...
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29th April 2018 / News

Appeal for witnesses after robbery of cash-in-transit van

Gardai are appealing for witnesses after the robbery of a Cash in Transit van this afternoon. The incident happened at...
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29th April 2018 / News

Gardai searching for Kaitlyn Sheridan from Dublin

Officers in Store Street are looking for assistance to find Kaitlyn Sheridan (Kelly) who is missing from her home on...
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29th April 2018 / News

Courts get tough on predatory and violent rural burglars as jail terms hiked

Prosecutors seek increased sentence for David Casey (left) and his cousin Michael Casey THE Court of Appeal has laid down...
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29th April 2018 / News

Kerry Babies case: Gardaí take DNA samples from locals

Kerry Babies re-investigation continues Gardaí take DNA samples, interview both new and old witnesses 'We have 100s of jobs and...
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25th April 2018 / News

Student Garda investigated over sham marriage

The 31-year-old had been a student at the Garda College in Templemore, Co Tipperary, since last year but has now...
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23rd April 2018 / News

Garda HQ issues warning after loss of specialist IT staff

Garda Headquarters has written to the Department of Justice, informing them that the force had lost more than one-third of...
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