# customs - Yesterday’s News
# customs - Monday 19 December, 2016
Officers conducted a number of operations designed to clamp down on illegal activity in the run-up to Christmas.
# customs - Wednesday 19 October, 2016
It is the ninth such concentrated day of action nationwide.
# customs - Tuesday 18 October, 2016
The drugs were found in a vehicle that was importing plant machinery.
# customs - Wednesday 12 October, 2016
The cigarettes were in five pallets which were consigned as ‘catering equipment’.
# customs - Friday 15 April, 2016
Police confiscated €6.4 million in cash, cars and property, including 12 apartments and other premises.
# customs - Monday 11 April, 2016
A 39-year-old woman has been arrested.
# 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.