# drugs - Today’s News
The gangster was stopped in a car and arrested under drugs legislation.
GRA’s Dermot O’Brien says that the force ‘doesn’t have the resources’.
# drugs - Saturday 6 February, 2016
Suspicious activity was reported in the Limekiln Lane area of Dublin.
# drugs - Wednesday 3 February, 2016
The drugs have an estimated street value of €21,000.
# drugs - Monday 1 February, 2016
Eleven people were shot dead at the party.
# drugs - Friday 29 January, 2016
She had swallowed 1.7 kilos of the drug.
# drugs - Thursday 28 January, 2016
The youngest arrested as part of the operation was just 15-years-old.
# drugs - Tuesday 26 January, 2016
Michaél Martin doesn’t seem keen on the idea after it was brought up by Leo Varadkar.
# drugs - Friday 22 January, 2016
A search of the Ardclough area of Kildare is currently being carried out.
Six young people were hospitalised after a house party in the south of Cork. The issue can no longer be ignored, writes Graham de Barra.
# drugs - Thursday 21 January, 2016
The HSE has issued an extended warning for all drugs in the 2C family.
# drugs - Wednesday 20 January, 2016
The man is being held at Bridewell Garda Station in Cork.
# drugs - Tuesday 19 January, 2016
At least four people are being treated with one thought to in a critical condition.
# drugs - Saturday 9 January, 2016
Detectives were investigating drug trafficking in the midlands.
# drugs - Thursday 7 January, 2016
A lot of drugs were seized too.
# drugs - Tuesday 5 January, 2016
Gardaí are appealing for anyone who saw people around the green Ford Focus yesterday to get in touch.
# drugs - Sunday 3 January, 2016
Gardaí discovered heroin with a street value of €3,000, a handgun and ammunition.
# drugs - Tuesday 29 December, 2015
The children’s social worker said there is a plan in place to return the children to the mother’s care if she engages with drug user services.
# drugs - Monday 28 December, 2015
A host of parody videos have been doing the rounds.
# drugs - Saturday 26 December, 2015
Drug use, mental health and homelessness are all interrelated issues. There’s no clear-cut solution, writes Tony Duffin.
# drugs - Thursday 24 December, 2015
A 51-year-old man has been arrested.
# drugs - Monday 21 December, 2015
Neil Mannion was jailed for six-and-a-half years.
# drugs - Saturday 19 December, 2015
The seizures took place in Dublin and Limerick this week.
# drugs - Friday 18 December, 2015
It’s not all bad news however, murder offences have fallen by almost a third.
# drugs - Thursday 17 December, 2015
Martin Shkreli came under criticism after his company increased the cost of Daraprim by over 5,000%.
# drugs - Tuesday 15 December, 2015
Patrick Scanlon had received a 15 year sentence which was deemed excessive.
There were 86 poisoning deaths in 2013 where heroin was involved.
# drugs - Monday 14 December, 2015
New figures show that 86 deaths were related to the drug in 2013.
# drugs - Saturday 12 December, 2015
The airport worker – along with three others – was jailed for smuggling almost a million euro worth of drugs.
# drugs - Friday 11 December, 2015
The two men, who were arrested in Kildare, appeared before Blanchardstown District Court this morning.
# drugs - Tuesday 1 December, 2015
A grim tour of the backstreets of the capital…
# drugs - Saturday 28 November, 2015
He’s being held at Tallaght Garda station.
# drugs - Friday 27 November, 2015
The elaborate 14-month scheme involved bogus “patients” and fake paramedic costumes.
# drugs - Friday 20 November, 2015
Dr John Wolf was also allegedly recorded saying he deliberately tries to infect sexual partners with HIV.
# drugs - Saturday 14 November, 2015
A total of 12 locations were searched.
# drugs - Sunday 8 November, 2015
Colombia’s Pablo Escobar and Mexico’s Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman proved to be a law unto themselves.
# drugs - Saturday 7 November, 2015
“There are people dying injecting themselves. I had to get the injection that brings you back to life”
At the Merchants Quay Night Café, staff and clients talk about injection centres
Injection centres are not just services for addicts.They are services for every decent person who wants needles and users off the streets.
A government report recommended the decriminalisation of small amounts of cannabis, cocaine and heroin earlier this week.
# drugs - Thursday 5 November, 2015
An Oireachtas Committee has now recommended it.