# customs - Today’s News
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# customs - Tuesday 12 January, 2016
The DSPCA said Ireland is the puppy farm capital of Europe.
# customs - Thursday 24 December, 2015
A 51-year-old man has been arrested.
# customs - Wednesday 2 December, 2015
It follows two large scale seizures of cigarettes and alcohol at the weekend.
# customs - Friday 27 November, 2015
The value of these goods could be in excess of €8 million.
# customs - Saturday 12 September, 2015
One TD has called the situation “bizarre.”
# customs - Wednesday 26 August, 2015
The cigarettes were seized from a Latvian-registered truck at Dublin port.
# customs - Monday 24 August, 2015
It was one of three seizures made in the last week.
# customs - Thursday 11 June, 2015
Around two thirds of black market cigarettes in Ireland are ‘illicit whites’.
# customs - Thursday 14 May, 2015
Depp brought them into the country without declaring them to quarantine officials.
# customs - Tuesday 12 May, 2015
The lorry at Dublin Port was destined for West Africa.
# customs - Wednesday 22 April, 2015
Ruth Coppinger wants the State to stop confiscating the tablets.
# customs - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
More than €2.8 million in cocaine and ‘skunk’ cannabis has been seized across the island.
# customs - Thursday 5 February, 2015
The puppies are aged from as young as 5 weeks up to 8 weeks of age.
# customs - Thursday 18 December, 2014
They could hardly let THAT go…
# customs - Monday 15 December, 2014
A search operation was carried out over four counties.
# customs - Monday 8 December, 2014
The cargo has a street value of around €68,300.
# customs - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
The runners came from China and are believed to have been destined for the Christmas market in Ireland.
# customs - Monday 1 December, 2014
# customs - Saturday 8 November, 2014
A 50-year-old Romanian national arriving from Abu Dhabi was arrested.
# customs - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
Gardaí will implement a plan to tackle it with Revenue.
# customs - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
A 42-year-old man was arrested in connection with the find, which included a large among of laundered fuel and toxic waste.
# customs - Thursday 21 August, 2014
The 30-year-old appeared in court today after more than 16,000 cigarettes were found in his luggage.
# customs - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Customs agents were helped in their pursuit by detection dogs, Casey, Meg and Holly.
# customs - Monday 28 July, 2014
Drugs seized and arrests made in joint Garda and Revenue operation today.
# customs - Friday 27 June, 2014
They would have gotten away with it too, if it wasn’t for that pesky mutt…
# customs - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
The items seized today have a total value of around €50,000.
# customs - Monday 12 May, 2014
The cigarette seizure brings to €233,000 the value of seized tobacco this year.
# customs - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
The cash was discovered during a routine pat-down.
# customs - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The man was about to board an early morning flight to Brussels when he was stopped.
# customs - Monday 24 March, 2014
Around €50,000 worth of the natural amphetamine was seized by Revenue.
# customs - Monday 17 March, 2014
Officers stopped and searched four men as they disembarked a flight from Wroclaw last night.
# customs - Monday 10 March, 2014
Over 20,000 toys were destroyed for being unsafe last year.
# customs - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Two men were questioned in connection with the discovery of the tobacco.
# customs - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
Two people were arrested and a number of mobile phones and tablets were seized in a follow-up search.
# customs - Monday 6 January, 2014
More than 16,000 cigarettes were seized from the man’s luggage after he arrived on a flight from Dubai earlier today.
# customs - Saturday 14 December, 2013
Cigarettes and a quantity of tobacco were found when a car was stopped by gardaí on the M8 this morning.
# customs - Friday 29 November, 2013
Some of the seizures include 1.1 million cigarettes, 3,500 litres of spirits and 49 pellets of cocaine.
# customs - Monday 18 November, 2013
The operation was found near the town of Portlaw, some 19km west of Waterford City, earlier today.
# customs - Friday 11 October, 2013
The sniffer dog also uncovered €55,000 in cash, while a further €28,000 worth of cigarettes was also seized.
# customs - Sunday 29 September, 2013
The cigarette were found in two searches after a non-Irish national was searched in Cork airport as he disembarked a flight form Warsaw.