GARDAÍ HAVE SEIZED cannabis and cocaine worth an estimated €750,000 from a house close to Kilcock, Co Kildare as part of a planned operation. Mixing agents and other drugs paraphernalia were also seized from the house, believed to be a mixing factory. A man is his 30s was arrested and is being detained at Leixlip Garda Station. The house has been sealed off for a forensic examination.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 20 May, 2015
Dave McIntyre, originally from Co Mayo, helped locate $50 million worth of heroin.
# drugs-seizure - Friday 31 October, 2014
A 54-year-old man and 40-year-old woman have been arrested.
# drugs-seizure - Thursday 25 September, 2014
# drugs-seizure - Thursday 31 July, 2014
A man is still in custody after also being arrested.
# drugs-seizure - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
The discovery was made at a house in Granard yesterday.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
The seizure is estimated to have a street value of €150 million.
# drugs-seizure - Friday 18 April, 2014
# drugs-seizure - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
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# drugs-seizure - Saturday 8 March, 2014
A total of 120 kg of cannabis herb was seized in Coolock with an estimated street value of €2.5 million.
# drugs-seizure - Sunday 27 October, 2013
Stop and search of vehicle in Dublin led to the discovery. Two men will appear in court tomorrow.
No one was arrested at the scene.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
Two men were arrested at the scene but released without charge.
# drugs-seizure - Thursday 15 August, 2013
A man in his 60s was arrested after a large quantity of cannabis plant was found on lands in Skibbereen.
# drugs-seizure - Sunday 4 August, 2013
The Spanish national arrived on a flight into Cork Airport yesterday.
# drugs-seizure - Monday 6 May, 2013
Cocaine worth approximately €21,000 was seized, along with a firearm and ammunition, from a house in Poppintree.
# drugs-seizure - Monday 14 January, 2013
The cocaine was found in the lining of the man’s rucksack by Revenue’s Customs Service.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
Around 800 cannabis plants were discovered with an estimated street value of €640,000 when gardaí searched a warehouse in Fermoy.
# drugs-seizure - Thursday 8 November, 2012
The fully grown cannabis plants had an estimated street value of approximately €250,000.
# drugs-seizure - Monday 17 September, 2012
A 32-year-old man has been arrested after being caught in possession of the drugs.
# drugs-seizure - Friday 3 August, 2012
A man in his 30s was arrested in connection with the seizure.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 1 August, 2012
A 36-year-old has been arrested after cannabis plants – in varying stages of maturity – are found in the north inner city.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 15 February, 2012
Gardaí discovered the drugs while searching a van in Dundalk today.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 8 February, 2012
An operation was carried out in Kilcullen earlier today.
Cannabis plants and herbal cannabis was seized at an industrial unit in Ballyboughal last night.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 1 February, 2012
A man in his 40s was arrested at the scene in connection with the drug seizure.
# drugs-seizure - Monday 21 November, 2011
The drugs were found during a garda search on a house in Clondalkin, Co Dublin this evening.
# drugs-seizure - Saturday 19 November, 2011
A quantity of cocaine and cannabis herb was discovered during a search on a van in the town yesterday afternoon.
# drugs-seizure - Thursday 1 September, 2011
Two Irish men have been arrested in Ibiza as part of a major drugs seizure by Spanish authorities.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 3 August, 2011
The haul was smuggled on a luxury yacht was so expertly hidden it took investigators six days to locate.
# drugs-seizure - Tuesday 5 July, 2011
Gardaí in Wicklow Drugs Unit seized an estimated €102,000-worth of drugs today.
# drugs-seizure - Sunday 26 June, 2011
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# drugs-seizure - Saturday 16 April, 2011
Gardaí made the arrests and seizures as part of an operation against an Asian organised crime group.
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# drugs-seizure - Monday 11 April, 2011
A man in his 30s has been arrested following the seizure of a quarter of a million euro worth of drugs.
# drugs-seizure - Sunday 10 April, 2011
Gardaí also say they have discovered a cannabis factory in Mullingar, Co Westmeath.
# drugs-seizure - Friday 1 April, 2011
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# drugs-seizure - Friday 25 March, 2011
Gardaí have uncovered cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €160,000 in Carrick-on-Shannon.
# drugs-seizure - Thursday 9 December, 2010
# drugs-seizure - Sunday 31 October, 2010
Both cocaine and cannabis were found in a house in Finglas in Dublin.
# drugs-seizure - Wednesday 27 October, 2010
GARDAÍ IN CO Clare have seized cannabis resin and heroin worth €40,000 during a search of open ground in Kilrush. Drug-producing equipment was also seized. Gardaí have made no arrests but say that investigations are continuing.