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# balbriggan - Friday 10 November, 2017

Two arrests made in connection with attack that left two teens hospitalised
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Two arrests made in connection with attack that left two teens hospitalised

Nov 10th 2017, 10:42 PM 17,451 Views 14 Comments

Two 17-year-old boys from Laytown reported being assaulted and required treatment at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda.

# balbriggan - Monday 6 November, 2017

Two teenagers hospitalised after attack by a large group of men
# Gormanston
# Gormanston

Two teenagers hospitalised after attack by a large group of men

Nov 6th 2017, 7:53 PM 37,752 Views 25 Comments

The alleged attackers were described as both black and white youths and they were accompanied by females who witnessed the assaults.

# balbriggan - Monday 25 September, 2017

Gardaí appeal for information on murder of man who was stabbed multiple times and left in a ditch
# Appeal
# Appeal

Gardaí appeal for information on murder of man who was stabbed multiple times and left in a ditch

Sep 25th 2017, 4:25 PM 18,853 Views 4 Comments

Michal Kurek was a 33-year-old Polish man whose body was found at Grange, Ballyboughal, on 4 August.

# balbriggan - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Two 14-year-olds missing from Dublin have been found safe and sound
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Two 14-year-olds missing from Dublin have been found safe and sound

Sep 7th 2017, 10:31 AM 41,626 Views 23 Comments

The two had been missing since yesterday morning.

# balbriggan - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Body of man found in ditch with stab wounds identified
# Ballyboughal
# Ballyboughal

Body of man found in ditch with stab wounds identified

Aug 6th 2017, 12:25 PM 29,010 Views 9 Comments

A murder investigation was launched after the man’s body was found in north Dublin on Friday morning.

# balbriggan - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Dublin teen who was reported missing found 'safe and well'
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Dublin teen who was reported missing found 'safe and well'

Jul 12th 2017, 6:34 PM 18,714 Views 2 Comments

The teenager was missing for three days.

# balbriggan - Friday 28 April, 2017

Ambulance driver sentenced to 2.5 years for sexual assault of nine-year-old girl
# Courts
# Courts

Ambulance driver sentenced to 2.5 years for sexual assault of nine-year-old girl

Apr 28th 2017, 4:36 PM 39,070 Views 0 Comments

52-year-old John Devereux had been found guilty of three counts of sexual assault.

# balbriggan - Friday 24 March, 2017

Judge says it was regretful that dog owner did not do 'proper decent thing' in child biting case
# Courts
# Courts

Judge says it was regretful that dog owner did not do 'proper decent thing' in child biting case

Mar 24th 2017, 6:08 AM 29,998 Views 0 Comments

The German Shepherd had bitten an eight-year-old in the leg.

# balbriggan - Monday 20 March, 2017

Pedestrian (27) killed after truck collision on M1
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Pedestrian (27) killed after truck collision on M1

Mar 20th 2017, 11:00 PM 24,737 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí are investigating and appealing for witnesses.

# balbriggan - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Meath man who drove van at high speed at garda jailed for three years
# Courts
# Courts

Meath man who drove van at high speed at garda jailed for three years

Feb 25th 2017, 11:01 AM 14,599 Views 24 Comments

The garda involved said that he considered resigning after the incident, but decided to stay on.

# balbriggan - Friday 17 February, 2017

Driver who killed mother and injured infant in "micro-sleep" has sentence suspended on appeal
# Courts
# Courts

Driver who killed mother and injured infant in "micro-sleep" has sentence suspended on appeal

Feb 17th 2017, 3:00 PM 17,627 Views 41 Comments

64-year-old Anthony Handley had pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to causing the death of a 31-year-old to her daughter in January 2014.

# balbriggan - Monday 30 January, 2017

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Watch: Dramatic moment five fishermen rescued from sinking trawler this morning

Jan 30th 2017, 1:46 PM 24,880 Views 15 Comments

The vessel ran aground off the coast at Balbriggan early this morning.

# balbriggan - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Gardaí arrest 44-year-old man in connection with Balrothery shop robbery
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Gardaí arrest 44-year-old man in connection with Balrothery shop robbery

Jan 22nd 2017, 11:38 AM 17,134 Views 2 Comments

Cash was taken and a woman was assaulted in the incident which occurred late last night.

# balbriggan - Monday 12 December, 2016

60-year old arrested for drug trafficking after Dublin drugs seizure
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

60-year old arrested for drug trafficking after Dublin drugs seizure

Dec 12th 2016, 1:38 PM 11,372 Views 0 Comments

The man is due before Cloverhill District Court tomorrow morning.

# balbriggan - Monday 28 November, 2016

Man arrested after attempted armed robbery involving a hatchet at a Dublin post office
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man arrested after attempted armed robbery involving a hatchet at a Dublin post office

Nov 28th 2016, 3:28 PM 23,642 Views 21 Comments

A man carrying a gun and a hatchet threatened staff at Rush post office.

# balbriggan - Friday 2 September, 2016

Gardaí seek help finding missing 14-year-old girl from Balbriggan
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí seek help finding missing 14-year-old girl from Balbriggan

Sep 2nd 2016, 1:56 PM 18,949 Views 10 Comments

Ann Marie Joyce is known to frequent the Blanchardstown area.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

A brand new dog café has opened at this Dublin castle and it looks class
# Pooches And Cream
From The Daily Edge
# Pooches And Cream

A brand new dog café has opened at this Dublin castle and it looks class

Jul 12th 2016, 7:49 PM 5,329 Views 1 Comment

Paws at Ardgillan.

# balbriggan - Friday 10 June, 2016

Swimming notices lifted at six beaches after sewage concern
# The Water's Fine
# The Water's Fine

Swimming notices lifted at six beaches after sewage concern

Jun 10th 2016, 3:24 PM 11,478 Views 11 Comments

Notices remain in place for Portmarnock in Dublin and Owenahincha in Cork.

# balbriggan - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Suspended sentence for 16-year-old who assaulted four women and teenage girl
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Suspended sentence for 16-year-old who assaulted four women and teenage girl

May 12th 2016, 8:26 PM 20,091 Views 0 Comments

The judge ordered him to complete the recovery programme in which he’s currently participating.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Driver in 'micro-sleep' who killed woman and injured her baby sentenced to two years
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Driver in 'micro-sleep' who killed woman and injured her baby sentenced to two years

May 10th 2016, 3:29 PM 28,670 Views 77 Comments

The judge said he was imposing the prison term “to send a message” to drivers.

# balbriggan - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Remember the guy who took to standing by the road to look for work? Now he's "living the dream"
# One Year On
# One Year On

Remember the guy who took to standing by the road to look for work? Now he's "living the dream"

Mar 12th 2016, 10:45 AM 67,857 Views 54 Comments

After returning home from the US, Sean spent two years looking for work. These days, things are looking up.

# balbriggan - Friday 5 February, 2016

Man who left Garda in wheelchair after crushing him with stolen car jailed for seven years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who left Garda in wheelchair after crushing him with stolen car jailed for seven years

Feb 5th 2016, 3:40 PM 31,043 Views 88 Comments

Patrick McDonagh pleaded guilty to causing serious harm to Garda Ciaran Murrihy in Balbriggan, Co Dublin, last August.

M1 lane blocked after crash between two heavy-goods lorries
# Collision
# Collision

M1 lane blocked after crash between two heavy-goods lorries

Feb 5th 2016, 12:25 PM 40,484 Views 21 Comments

Motorists are advised that diversions are in place.

# balbriggan - Thursday 21 January, 2016

There are just two houses still available in this new Balbriggan development
# New Development
# New Development

There are just two houses still available in this new Balbriggan development

Jan 21st 2016, 3:31 PM 3,692 Views 2 Comments

61 houses were built altogether.

# balbriggan - Monday 21 December, 2015

Gardaí set up checkpoints in north Dublin - and had a surprisingly busy night
# Thor
# Thor

Gardaí set up checkpoints in north Dublin - and had a surprisingly busy night

Dec 21st 2015, 8:52 PM 64,458 Views 57 Comments

The checks were part of Operation Thor – which targets the country’s most prolific burglars.

# balbriggan - Friday 20 November, 2015

Gardaí appealing for information regarding 14-year-old Jason Collins
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí appealing for information regarding 14-year-old Jason Collins

Nov 20th 2015, 10:13 PM 18,807 Views 8 Comments

Jason has been missing from Swords, Co Dublin, since last Friday 13 November

# balbriggan - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Halloween fire family 'can't believe' generous crowdfunding campaign response
# All The Feels
# All The Feels

Halloween fire family 'can't believe' generous crowdfunding campaign response

Nov 4th 2015, 5:16 PM 18,216 Views 9 Comments

Big hearted benefactors have given more than €2,500 to the family who are facing homelessness

# balbriggan - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Two charged after garda struck and seriously injured by stolen car
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Two charged after garda struck and seriously injured by stolen car

Aug 30th 2015, 8:00 PM 33,624 Views 12 Comments

Two other gardaí received minor injuries in the incident, which happened in Balbriggan last night.

# balbriggan - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Missing 17-year-old girl found safe and well
# Found
# Found

Missing 17-year-old girl found safe and well

Jun 25th 2015, 10:37 PM 15,082 Views 35 Comments

Nike Adedokun went missing from her home in Balbriggan on Wednesday afternoon.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Two held over shooting dead of Benny Whitehouse in north Dublin
# Feud
# Feud

Two held over shooting dead of Benny Whitehouse in north Dublin

May 26th 2015, 10:32 AM 12,038 Views 2 Comments

A man and a woman are questioned by gardai.

# balbriggan - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Body found in search for Stephen Sweetman
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Body found in search for Stephen Sweetman

May 14th 2015, 6:31 PM 22,197 Views 5 Comments

He went missing from Balbriggan on Wednesday.

# balbriggan - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault on teenager
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault on teenager

Apr 10th 2015, 10:50 PM 42,265 Views 0 Comments

The man is being held in Balbriggan Garda Station.

# balbriggan - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Two cars collide head-on in north Dublin. Three injured
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Two cars collide head-on in north Dublin. Three injured

Mar 7th 2015, 7:22 PM 40,606 Views 0 Comments

Three people have been taken to hospital for treatment.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Man arrested over shooting of Benny Whitehouse
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Man arrested over shooting of Benny Whitehouse

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:24 AM 9,358 Views 5 Comments

The 36-year-old was shot dead close to his child’s school in the north Dublin suburb of Balbriggan.

# balbriggan - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Remember Sean --- the guy standing by the roadside looking for work? Well, good news...
# He's Hired
# He's Hired

Remember Sean --- the guy standing by the roadside looking for work? Well, good news...

Jan 17th 2015, 8:15 AM 45,815 Views 30 Comments

He’s back (and he’s bringing the milkman with him).

# balbriggan - Friday 28 November, 2014

Remember the Balbriggan man who took a novel approach to job hunting? ... We've some good news for you
# Had A Few Offers
# Had A Few Offers

Remember the Balbriggan man who took a novel approach to job hunting? ... We've some good news for you

Nov 28th 2014, 10:59 PM 55,095 Views 35 Comments

The phone was ringing with offers until 2am, he says.

# balbriggan - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Can you help? ... This Balbriggan man is taking a novel approach to job hunting
# Stopping Traffic
# Stopping Traffic

Can you help? ... This Balbriggan man is taking a novel approach to job hunting

Nov 27th 2014, 11:01 PM 50,979 Views 58 Comments

Sean Moroney ran a moving company in Boston. He’s been back home for two years — and says he’s sent out ‘hundreds’ of CVs looking for work.

# balbriggan - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Man shot dead in Balbriggan this morning - woman also hit
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man shot dead in Balbriggan this morning - woman also hit

Sep 25th 2014, 11:10 PM 38,850 Views 55 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# balbriggan - Friday 13 June, 2014

Witnesses sought after man shot in car outside Balbriggan gym
# Crime
# Crime

Witnesses sought after man shot in car outside Balbriggan gym

Jun 13th 2014, 10:43 PM 37,944 Views 50 Comments

One man has been injured and taken to hospital.