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#Gangland Crime

# gangland-crime - Monday 16 April, 2018

Green Party wants to bring Amsterdam-style cannabis coffee shops to Ireland

The party is proposing that criminal offences be removed for people possessing less than five grams of cannabis.

# gangland-crime - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Four arrested as gardaí say they've foiled a potential gangland hit in Dublin's inner city

A sub-machine gun, a semi-automatic pistol and a revolver have been recovered.

# gangland-crime - Friday 2 February, 2018

Two Hutch gang members told to leave Dublin after spate of shootings

One has gone but the other has remained in the city.

# gangland-crime - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Covert Garda units to patrol Dublin boxing event this weekend in wake of murders

It is understood that tight security will be in place at the Citywest event.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Endgame: How gardaí have pushed the Kinahan cartel to the brink of collapse in 12 months

Most of the senior leadership of the cartel has either been arrested or have fled.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Four men arrested for conspiracy to murder due in court tomorrow

Gardaí say there has been up to forty interventions of planned assassination by organised crime gangs.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 25 June, 2017

European Arrest Warrants issued for a number of on-the-run Kinahan cartel members

A number of leading members of the cartel are running scared.

# gangland-crime - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Hutch family asked for travel plans as gardaí receive intel on potential attack

Extra checkpoints were put in place over the weekend as fears of a fresh attack grow.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Cartel regrets: A minimum of €42 million has been lost by the Kinahans since the feud began

And that’s only taking seizures into account.

# gangland-crime - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Man (29) charged with murder of Gareth Hutch

The man replied “not guilty” when the charge was put to him by gardaí.

# gangland-crime - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Gangland gardaí investigated over 8,000 lines of inquiry this year

Officers have also arrested 44 people over gangland murders since February.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 2 October, 2016

'I'm up to 287 young people I know who have died'- Crusading priest on his fight against drugs

Fr Tony O’Riordan warned dealers they faced an eternity in hell if they did not repent for their sins.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 25 September, 2016

"They're seeing Dublin as something like Chicago in the 1920s" - The capital is trying to fix its crime problem

Dublin’s Lord Mayor says that every shooting, whether it happens in the inner city or the suburbs, affects every Dubliner.

# gangland-crime - Friday 17 June, 2016

Man in his 20s arrested over gangland killing of dissident republican

Michael Barr was shot dead at the Sunset House pub in Dublin in April.

# gangland-crime - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Woman arrested over shooting of Michael Barr at Sunset House pub

The woman, aged in her 30s, was detained this morning.

# gangland-crime - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Frances Fitzgerald says gardaí will 'go after drug dealers who flaunt their assets'

The Tánaiste also said she was “shocked” by a recent claim the then Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan met PAC chair in a car park.

# gangland-crime - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Where and when: A timeline of the Hutch-Kinahan feud

Yesterday Gareth Hutch was murdered in broad daylight at an apartment block just 300 metres from O’Connell Street.

# gangland-crime - Friday 13 May, 2016

Man arrested in connection with Regency Hotel shooting

A man in his 20s was detained in the north Dublin area this evening.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Sheriff Street's community gardaí: 'They know that's not the end of it - who will it be this time?'

Gardaí working in Dublin’s north inner city have been doing their best to reassure locals as they try to nail down those responsible for the recent violence.

# gangland-crime - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Gardaí won't take their eye off gangland thugs, says Commissioner

The Commissioner said investigations into gangland deaths are progressing well.

# gangland-crime - Friday 15 April, 2016

Young man shot dead in Dublin's inner city was 'harmless, loveable young fellow'

The father-of-three was gunned down in broad daylight in a case of mistaken identity.

# gangland-crime - Thursday 31 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here’s what you need to know as you start your day.

# gangland-crime - Friday 11 March, 2016

White collar crime costs far outweigh those of gangland crime, but it's not a priority

There is a lack of political energy around reform, writes John Devitt.

# gangland-crime - Friday 19 February, 2016

'The risk of another revenge killing will rise exponentially during Eddie Hutch funeral'

There was a very heavy garda presence at David Byrne’s funeral on Monday, and it’s essential there is one today.

# gangland-crime - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Poll: Would legalising cannabis reduce gangland crime? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would legalising cannabis reduce gangland crime?

Aaron McKenna discussed the possibility of legalising cannabis to remove power from these dangerous gangs – what do you think?

# gangland-crime - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

"You'd think we got 55 new gardaí" - senior officers aren't impressed with the new armed unit

The unit was announced by Frances Fitzgerald this week.

Eddie Hutch investigation: Gardaí await DNA test results from getaway car

The car was not burnt out and tests have been carried out on the interior of the vehicle.

# gangland-crime - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'Nothing substantive' in rumours about shots being fired in Tallaght

“There is a sense of fear. People are very concerned as to where they’ll strike next.”

# gangland-crime - Monday 27 July, 2015

Two in court after cannabis worth €600k and 40,000 prescription drugs seized

The seizures were made in north Dublin yesterday.

# gangland-crime - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Ireland has a Witness Protection Programme and we’ve spent €400k on it this year

The protection programme was set up as gardaí tackled gangland crime.

# gangland-crime - Friday 13 February, 2015

Gardaí say huge drug haul may cause heroin drought on the streets of Dublin

Heroin and cocaine worth over €5 million was seized by gardaí.

# gangland-crime - Friday 5 September, 2014

€278,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin and Donegal

Three people were arrested yesterday in the two separate operations.

# gangland-crime - Monday 28 July, 2014

Has gangland crime affected you or your community?

The Justice Committee is seeking submissions for its report on the impact of gangland crime on people across Ireland.

# gangland-crime - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Witness appeal after major criminal linked to John Gilligan gunned down [pics]

Stephen ‘Dougie’ Moran was shot dead outside his house at a Lucan housing estate last night. A burnt out car was found nearby.

# gangland-crime - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

VIDEO: John Gilligan speeds away from Portlaoise Prison

The 61-year-old was released this morning after serving 12 years in the midlands prison.

# gangland-crime - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Huge security operation in place in Donaghmede ahead of dissident march

Crash barriers are being placed along the expected route from the family home to the graveside of crime boss Alan Ryan.

# gangland-crime - Friday 5 April, 2013

New study links violent crime with dangerous dog trade

The study found evidence of dog sharing in gangs leading to animals becoming more aggressive as they are frequently abused by different owners.

# gangland-crime - Friday 22 February, 2013

Two men due in court over Roy Collins murder

The 34-year-old was shot dead at his family business in Limerick in 2009.

# gangland-crime - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Six arrested in Eamon Kelly murder investigation

The six – four men and two women – were arrested in the Dublin area this morning.

# gangland-crime - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Death of major gangland figure Eamon Kelly ‘a disgusting action’

A man in his 30s remains in garda custody tonight as the investigation into the death of one of the most senior figures in organised crime in Ireland gets under way.

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