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Friday 2 October, 2020

Gardaí shut down 35 student house parties and arrest five people during University of Limerick Freshers' Week
# Student Parties
# Student Parties

Gardaí shut down 35 student house parties and arrest five people during University of Limerick Freshers' Week

Oct 2nd 2020, 7:15 PM 51,935 Views 76 Comments

The statistics were revealed at a Joint Policing Committee meeting in Limerick today.

Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Limerick council waives fees for business street tables and chairs for remainder of year
# Reopening
# Reopening

Limerick council waives fees for business street tables and chairs for remainder of year

Jul 7th 2020, 6:01 PM 13,036 Views 12 Comments

The Council has also announced free on-street parking on Saturdays in July and August.

Monday 9 March, 2020

Emergency services pumping water from Clare housing estate flooded from heavy rainfall
# Floods
# Floods

Emergency services pumping water from Clare housing estate flooded from heavy rainfall

Mar 9th 2020, 10:41 PM 33,064 Views 8 Comments

The water poured in around homes in Westbury, located close to the Limerick border, shortly before 7pm.

Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Man (71) dies after being hit by van reversing into his home in Limerick
# Ballyneety
# Ballyneety

Man (71) dies after being hit by van reversing into his home in Limerick

Feb 26th 2020, 7:28 AM 31,947 Views 11 Comments

“The family are obviously shocked. It’s an awful tragedy,” said a source.

Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Two gardaí hospitalised after patrol car rammed during overnight pursuit
# Limerick
# Limerick

Two gardaí hospitalised after patrol car rammed during overnight pursuit

Nov 19th 2019, 12:43 PM 25,502 Views 11 Comments

Two men were arrested and gardaí recovered a knife and €1,500 worth of suspected cannabis.

Thursday 31 October, 2019

Criticism after gardaí send letters to offenders apologising for not progressing prosecutions
# Youth Diversion
# Youth Diversion

Criticism after gardaí send letters to offenders apologising for not progressing prosecutions

Oct 31st 2019, 7:37 AM 27,163 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí confirmed that 6,331 letters of apology have been sent to “individual victims”.

Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Boy (16) charged with carrying out aggravated burglary with a knife at Limerick house
# Charged
# Charged

Boy (16) charged with carrying out aggravated burglary with a knife at Limerick house

Sep 24th 2019, 4:42 PM 13,383 Views 0 Comments

Judge Cashin remanded the boy to Oberstown Children Detention Campus in Lusk, Co Dublin.

Wednesday 24 July, 2019

French national appears in court charged over stabbing of man in Limerick city
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

French national appears in court charged over stabbing of man in Limerick city

Jul 24th 2019, 4:50 PM 11,175 Views 0 Comments

The judge remanded him in custody to appear before Limerick District Court again on 30 July.

Monday 22 July, 2019

Man left in serious condition in hospital after being stabbed in Limerick city
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Man left in serious condition in hospital after being stabbed in Limerick city

Jul 22nd 2019, 6:20 PM 19,245 Views 3 Comments

A French man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the stabbing.

Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Man arrested in connection with discovery of cannabis factory in Co Limerick
# Bruff
# Bruff

Man arrested in connection with discovery of cannabis factory in Co Limerick

Feb 5th 2019, 5:47 PM 12,730 Views 11 Comments

Two local gardaí discovered the cannabis making plant when responding to a fire in the building.

Monday 4 February, 2019

'Significant' amount of suspected cannabis plants destroyed following grow-house fire
# Limerick
# Limerick

'Significant' amount of suspected cannabis plants destroyed following grow-house fire

Feb 4th 2019, 9:15 PM 18,271 Views 12 Comments

The fire broke out in a bed in Bruff, Co Limerick in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Friday 21 December, 2018

Farmer (74) sentenced after shooting another farmer and his dog over land feud
# Limerick
# Limerick

Farmer (74) sentenced after shooting another farmer and his dog over land feud

Dec 21st 2018, 8:10 AM 17,231 Views 0 Comments

Ted O’Donoghue shot and injured John Hayes (66) on 16 June 2017, at lands at Ballycasey, Kildimo, Co Limerick.

Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Manhunt underway after Limerick student attacked by man wearing latex gloves
# Investigation
# Investigation

Manhunt underway after Limerick student attacked by man wearing latex gloves

May 1st 2018, 12:15 PM 34,816 Views 10 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

Friday 22 December, 2017

'I've never seen so much anger': Warning against vigilante groups after murder of Limerick pensioner
# Rosie Hanrahan
# Rosie Hanrahan

'I've never seen so much anger': Warning against vigilante groups after murder of Limerick pensioner

Dec 22nd 2017, 6:50 PM 18,432 Views 24 Comments

The body of Rosie Hanrahan, aged 78, was found in her home at New Road Thomondgate in Limerick last Friday.

Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Limerick pensioners warned to install safety alarms after suspicious death of 78-year-old woman
# Limerick
# Limerick

Limerick pensioners warned to install safety alarms after suspicious death of 78-year-old woman

Dec 19th 2017, 7:48 PM 13,951 Views 48 Comments

The body of Rosie Hanrahan, aged 78, was found in her home at New Road Thomondgate in Limerick last Friday.

Thursday 19 October, 2017

Take extreme care: Truck spewing oil causes rush hour traffic chaos in Limerick
# Oil Spill
# Oil Spill

Take extreme care: Truck spewing oil causes rush hour traffic chaos in Limerick

Oct 19th 2017, 10:40 AM 19,092 Views 7 Comments

The spillage caused a number of minor collisions and the closure of a main road.

Friday 30 June, 2017

Court hears of horrific sexual abuse by former Christian Brother on fifth class boys
# Limerick Circuit Court
# Limerick Circuit Court

Court hears of horrific sexual abuse by former Christian Brother on fifth class boys

Jun 30th 2017, 9:43 PM 26,752 Views 0 Comments

Sentencing for James Treacy (75) was adjourned until 28 July.

Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Direct Provision centre in Limerick shuts over 'health and safety fears'
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

Direct Provision centre in Limerick shuts over 'health and safety fears'

Jan 25th 2017, 7:55 PM 10,809 Views 9 Comments

The management contract was “terminated” by a division of the Department of Justice today.

Sunday 1 January, 2017

'We wanted a home birth... but didn't expect this': New Year baby born on the kitchen floor
# Home Birth
# Home Birth

'We wanted a home birth... but didn't expect this': New Year baby born on the kitchen floor

Jan 1st 2017, 3:52 PM 30,170 Views 13 Comments

Little Odhran arrived three weeks ahead of his due date,