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# ballyfermot - Sunday 29 November, 2020

Two men (20s) arrested after €140,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin

The seizure was made after gardaí stopped a vehicle in Clondalkin yesterday evening.

# ballyfermot - Monday 23 November, 2020

Gardaí begin investigation after three men found in the back of a truck in west Dublin

The men were discovered this afternoon.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Man (20s) charged over stabbing in Ballyfermot, Dublin

Gardaí on patrol received reports of an injured male in the area shortly after 5pm yesterday.

# ballyfermot - Friday 16 October, 2020

Two men arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man in Ballyfermot

Thomas McCarthy was shot dead on the front porch of his mother’s home in the Croftwood Park area of Ballyfermot on 27 July.

# ballyfermot - Friday 18 September, 2020

Infant hospitalised with 'serious injuries' after stationary quad bike struck by scrambler in Dublin

The incident happened at Cherry Orchard Park in Ballyfermot, Dublin 10 yesterday evening.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information on third car believed to be involved in Ballyfermot shooting

The incident happened just after 11am in the Croftwood Park area yesterday.

Thomas McCarthy murder: Gardaí investigate if gunman shot the wrong target during 'meticulous murder'

McCarthy was shot dead at 11am yesterday morning.

# ballyfermot - Monday 27 July, 2020

Man (50s) killed in shooting in Ballyfermot in Dublin

The incident happened just after 11am in the Croftwood Park area.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Boy due in court after girl assaulted in Dublin

The attack happened on Muskerry Road in Ballyfermot yesterday morning.

# ballyfermot - Friday 5 June, 2020

Glock pistol and MDMA tablets worth €360,000 seized in Dublin

Three men were arrested, and they can be held for up to seven days.

# ballyfermot - Friday 24 April, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information after shots fired at house in Ballyfermot

A number of shots were fired at a house on Oranmore Road at approximately 10pm last night,

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Man arrested and charged over Ballyfermot shooting

The incident happened on Cedarbrook Walk last Thursday.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Man (30s) arrested and charged over spate of robberies at shops in Ballyfermot

There were four separate instances in the past month in the Ballyfermot area.

# ballyfermot - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Call for crackdown on contractors dumping waste at Ballyfermot site after council spends €500k on cleanup

Dublin City Council has admitted there’s an “impasse” in dealing with the illegal dumping at Labre Park.

# ballyfermot - Monday 2 March, 2020

Three women due in court charged over €455,000 drugs seizure

Four people were arrested on Friday and Saturday as part of ongoing operations aimed at tackling organised crime.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Cocaine and heroin worth €455k seized as four arrested by gardaí in Dublin

The search of a car and follow-up search of a home led to the discovery of the quantity of illicit drugs.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Over €750,000 worth of drugs seized by Gardaí in raid in Ballyfermot

A man was also arrested during the search operation in Dublin.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Man (30s) killed in single-vehicle collision in Ballyfermot

The driver, who was the sole occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

# ballyfermot - Monday 2 December, 2019

Gardaí ask for help finding 17-year-old missing from Dublin since 8 October

Oltjan Kurtulaj has been missing from Palmerstown, Dublin 20 for two months.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Three building firms paid protection money to drug dealer, court hears

One of the companies that hired the two men was building houses for Dublin City Council.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Man (20s) charged after diamorphine and cocaine seized in Dublin

The man was arrested during an operation in the Ballyfermot area yesterday.

# ballyfermot - Friday 27 September, 2019

Major €4 million cocaine and heroin seizure in west Dublin

Two men have been arrested.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Men suspected of robbing copper arrested after trying to escape on sulky

The incident was caught on CCTV.

# ballyfermot - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Garda Armed Support Unit at the scene of public order incident in Ballyfermot

It is believed that at least two people have sustained knife injuries in the incident.

# ballyfermot - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Teen (18) denied bail after loaded sub-machine gun found wrapped in tea towel in bin

He was remanded in custody to appear on 30 May at Cloverhill District Court.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Two men arrested as gardaí recover firearm during raid of Dublin home

The raid was carried out as part of an intelligence-led operation targeting organised crime in Dublin.

# ballyfermot - Monday 20 May, 2019

Three west Dublin garda stations regularly share one patrol car as gang feud continues

A number of shootings related to the feud have happened in the last six months.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Heroin and cocaine worth €300k seized during search of Dublin home

A 48-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Two men charged after suspected cocaine and cannabis herb worth €715k seized

Two vehicles were intercepted in the Ballyfermot area of Dublin yesterday evening.

# ballyfermot - Friday 5 April, 2019

Man (40s) rushed to hospital with 'serious injuries' after being stabbed in Dublin park

The man sought assistance in a local off licence following the attack.

# ballyfermot - Monday 18 February, 2019

Man attacked as paedophile-hunting group broadcasts live 'sting' on Facebook

Gardaí said the manner in which these groups operate has the potential to affect future criminal proceedings.

# ballyfermot - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Gardaí renew appeal to find man missing since Tuesday

Tony Galvin is missing from his home in Ballyfermot.

# ballyfermot - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Appeal to find man who has been missing since Tuesday

Tony Galvin is missing from his home in Ballyfermot, Dublin 10.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Dublin teenager missing since last night found safe and well

Calvin White went missing from his home in Ballyfermot last night.

# ballyfermot - Friday 12 October, 2018

Appeal for help tracing 32-year-old man missing from Ballyfermot

Officers are looking for help in the search.

# ballyfermot - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Man (22) arrested after two guns and crack cocaine seized in Ballyfermot

Armed gardaí assisted in the raids earlier this morning.

# ballyfermot - Monday 13 August, 2018

'It should all be up for grabs': Dublin City Council hopes industrial estates will be re-zoned for housing

Last week, the Department of Housing released guidelines outlining how the estates could be re-developed.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Garda watchdog probing crash after car sped away from checkpoint and struck woman

The incident occurred on Sarsfield Road in Ballyfermot around 9pm last night.

# ballyfermot - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Appeal to find man who has been missing since Friday

Kenneth Brunell was last seen at his home in Ballyfermot on 11 May.

# ballyfermot - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

15-year-old girl missing from Dublin found 'safe and well'

She was last seen at her home in Ballyfermot on Monday morning.

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