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# blanchardstown - Thursday 11 February, 2021

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting
# Campaign
# Campaign

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting

Feb 11th 2021, 4:12 PM 20,038 Views 0 Comments

George Nkencho was shot dead by gardaí on 30 December.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Covid-19 outbreak confirmed at psychiatry department in Connolly Hospital
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 outbreak confirmed at psychiatry department in Connolly Hospital

Jan 28th 2021, 6:15 AM 30,850 Views 10 Comments

It is understood the outbreak has been ongoing since last month.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Crowds gather outside Dublin garda station over George Nkencho fatal shooting
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Crowds gather outside Dublin garda station over George Nkencho fatal shooting

Dec 31st 2020, 3:03 PM 135,881 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old was shot dead by gardaí yesterday afternoon.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Two teenagers assaulted and robbed in the early hours in west Dublin park
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Two teenagers assaulted and robbed in the early hours in west Dublin park

Oct 21st 2020, 11:47 AM 25,738 Views 23 Comments

The incident happened in Porterstown Park on Sunday morning.

# blanchardstown - Monday 21 September, 2020

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí in Dublin arrest man after cocaine and semi-automatic gun found during searches

Sep 21st 2020, 1:13 PM 20,958 Views 6 Comments

Searches were conducted over two days as part of an investigation targeting organised crime.

# blanchardstown - Friday 10 July, 2020

Man who tried to steal cars while 'full of crack cocaine' and holding a chihuahua gets 3.5 years
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man who tried to steal cars while 'full of crack cocaine' and holding a chihuahua gets 3.5 years

Jul 10th 2020, 2:54 PM 26,599 Views 40 Comments

Thomas Cahill Donohue pleaded guilty to 12 charges.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Missing teenager located safe and well following garda appeal
# Located
# Located

Missing teenager located safe and well following garda appeal

Feb 22nd 2020, 1:51 PM 72,774 Views 19 Comments

She was last seen on Monday but was located this afternoon.

# blanchardstown - Friday 14 February, 2020

Cannabis and cocaine worth €130,000 seized in Finglas
# Man Arrested
# Man Arrested

Cannabis and cocaine worth €130,000 seized in Finglas

Feb 14th 2020, 10:04 AM 14,214 Views 0 Comments

A man has been charged and is due to appear in court this morning.

# blanchardstown - Friday 31 January, 2020

Doctors discover Dublin woman (81) suffering stomach pains had swallowed chicken bone
# Bone Appetit
# Bone Appetit

Doctors discover Dublin woman (81) suffering stomach pains had swallowed chicken bone

Jan 31st 2020, 6:05 AM 30,428 Views 8 Comments

The woman had no recollection of ingesting the foreign object.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Blanchardstown taskforce highlights increasing numbers of children dealing drugs

Jan 25th 2020, 6:00 PM 27,755 Views 55 Comments

Children as young as 10 are being used by older dealers both for dealing and drug running.

# blanchardstown - Monday 23 December, 2019

Appeal to find teenager missing from Blanchardstown since last month
# Jade Burns
# Jade Burns

Appeal to find teenager missing from Blanchardstown since last month

Dec 23rd 2019, 9:19 PM 27,312 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí believe that Jade may have recently travelled to both Donegal and Longford.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath
# Semi-automatic
# Semi-automatic

Two men charged in relation to seizure of Makarov handgun in Westmeath

Dec 5th 2019, 10:54 PM 15,306 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí in Blanchardstown and Finglas investigating organised criminal activity in Dublin charged the two men.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Two men arrested as gardaí find loaded handgun during search of car in Westmeath
# Rathowen
# Rathowen

Two men arrested as gardaí find loaded handgun during search of car in Westmeath

Dec 4th 2019, 4:34 PM 14,586 Views 7 Comments

The operation was carried out by detectives investigating organised crime in Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin
# Fraud
# Fraud

Two men due in court over series of ATM fraud incidents in Dublin

Nov 5th 2019, 10:19 AM 20,087 Views 0 Comments

The ATM attacks were carried out in a number of areas including Drogheda, Swords and Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Friday 23 August, 2019

Krispy Kreme raked in almost €300k a week after its grand opening last year
# A Lot Of Dough
# A Lot Of Dough

Krispy Kreme raked in almost €300k a week after its grand opening last year

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:26 PM 44,273 Views 65 Comments

People were swept up in the doughnut craze last September.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Children's urgent care unit opens in Blanchardstown - but on restricted hours amid doctors' concerns
# 10am To 5pm
# 10am To 5pm

Children's urgent care unit opens in Blanchardstown - but on restricted hours amid doctors' concerns

Jul 31st 2019, 7:05 AM 16,480 Views 8 Comments

The unit was originally expected to open from 8am to midnight seven days a week.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris assists in arrest of woman for suspected drink driving
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris assists in arrest of woman for suspected drink driving

Jul 23rd 2019, 10:45 PM 51,620 Views 56 Comments

The woman was brought to a garda station for further tests after the arrest.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Cyclist (50) seriously injured during hit-and-run in west Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Cyclist (50) seriously injured during hit-and-run in west Dublin

Jul 20th 2019, 5:56 PM 21,883 Views 17 Comments

The incident happened in Mulhuddart village on Thursday morning.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Man (20s) charged over firearm seizure in Blanchardstown
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (20s) charged over firearm seizure in Blanchardstown

Jul 2nd 2019, 11:46 AM 13,081 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared before Blanchardstown District Court this morning.

# blanchardstown - Monday 24 June, 2019

Two handguns seized by Gardaí in gangland operation
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two handguns seized by Gardaí in gangland operation

Jun 24th 2019, 7:52 AM 16,954 Views 23 Comments

Two men were arrested in the operation in west Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Three men arrested in connection with Lee Boylan shooting in Blanchardstown released without charge
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Three men arrested in connection with Lee Boylan shooting in Blanchardstown released without charge

Updated Jun 18th 2019, 10:34 PM 27,176 Views 0 Comments

A fourth man who was arrested yesterday remains in custody. .

Three people arrested after gardaí seize stolen property and drugs worth €320,000
# Finglas
# Finglas

Three people arrested after gardaí seize stolen property and drugs worth €320,000

Updated Jun 18th 2019, 10:19 PM 27,938 Views 8 Comments

Today’s searches took place on the Ratoath Road area of Finglas.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Man (45) taken to hospital after Dublin assault
# Mulhuddart
# Mulhuddart

Man (45) taken to hospital after Dublin assault

Jun 16th 2019, 9:34 AM 29,688 Views 22 Comments

The man’s injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Gardaí find shotgun cartridges and items purporting to be firearms in west Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí find shotgun cartridges and items purporting to be firearms in west Dublin

May 30th 2019, 6:11 PM 13,882 Views 8 Comments

This follows the recovery of a handgun, bullets and a silencer by gardaí on Tuesday evening.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Dublin and Drogheda feuds: 'Your line of cocaine in a pub is what these guys are fighting over'
# Gangland
# Gangland

Dublin and Drogheda feuds: 'Your line of cocaine in a pub is what these guys are fighting over'

May 11th 2019, 7:45 AM 54,534 Views 73 Comments

Earlier this week senior gardaí said the use of the term ‘recreational drugs’ by officials was helping to normalise substance abuse.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Loaded shotgun discovered in undergrowth at west Dublin housing estate
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Loaded shotgun discovered in undergrowth at west Dublin housing estate

May 1st 2019, 10:32 AM 17,220 Views 18 Comments

The discovery was made in the Sheephill Estate yesterday.

# blanchardstown - Monday 22 April, 2019

Man arrested after shots fired at vehicle in Dublin
# Clonsilla
# Clonsilla

Man arrested after shots fired at vehicle in Dublin

Apr 22nd 2019, 3:55 PM 41,297 Views 20 Comments

No one was injured in the incident.

# blanchardstown - Friday 12 April, 2019

Have you seen Claudia? Gardaí appeal for information on missing 17-year-old
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Have you seen Claudia? Gardaí appeal for information on missing 17-year-old

Apr 12th 2019, 5:14 PM 23,469 Views 14 Comments

Claudia Howard was last seen yesterday in Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Appeal for information on 17-year-old girl missing from Dublin
# DONNA MAUGHAN
# DONNA MAUGHAN

Appeal for information on 17-year-old girl missing from Dublin

Apr 10th 2019, 6:52 PM 39,792 Views 4 Comments

Donna Maughan is missing from the Blanchardstown area.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Man (20s) arrested over shooting incident outside school in west Dublin
# Corduff
# Corduff

Man (20s) arrested over shooting incident outside school in west Dublin

Apr 3rd 2019, 8:19 PM 14,172 Views 10 Comments

Gardaí arrested the man after carrying out searches in the Corduff area this afternoon.

Students and staff offered support services as Dublin school reopens after 'reckless' shooting
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Students and staff offered support services as Dublin school reopens after 'reckless' shooting

Apr 3rd 2019, 11:46 AM 12,257 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí believe a local gang feud in the area is the motive behind the shooting.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Armed units carry out searches after shots fired outside school in west Dublin
# Corduff
# Corduff

Armed units carry out searches after shots fired outside school in west Dublin

Updated Apr 2nd 2019, 9:19 PM 57,568 Views 38 Comments

The incident happened just after 3.40pm this afternoon.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'Not now and not ever': 1,000 new homes planned for west Dublin, which locals say brings a 'high risk' of flooding
# Barnhill
# Barnhill

'Not now and not ever': 1,000 new homes planned for west Dublin, which locals say brings a 'high risk' of flooding

Feb 17th 2019, 10:00 PM 72,785 Views 40 Comments

The vast majority of Fingal County Councillors voted in favour of adopting the Barnhill Local Area Plan.

# blanchardstown - Friday 15 February, 2019

Gardaí hail 'significant progress' after guns, a crossbow and drugs seized in Blanchardstown
# Drug Gangs
# Drug Gangs

Gardaí hail 'significant progress' after guns, a crossbow and drugs seized in Blanchardstown

Feb 15th 2019, 7:12 PM 23,571 Views 26 Comments

Gardái conducted the searches as part of a probe into drugs gangs in the Corduff area.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 13 January, 2019

West Dublin gang using hailing apps to target older taxi drivers
# Targeted
# Targeted

West Dublin gang using hailing apps to target older taxi drivers

Jan 13th 2019, 10:00 PM 60,330 Views 93 Comments

Taxi drivers have been targeted a number of times in the last two years in this area.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Gardaí appeal for information about car used in west Dublin shooting
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Gardaí appeal for information about car used in west Dublin shooting

Updated Dec 23rd 2018, 2:00 PM 54,311 Views 17 Comments

Eric Fowler was shot dead in Blanchardstown last night.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Former Liverpool midfielder Alex O'Hanlon agrees deal to join Shelbourne
# The Reds
From The42
# The Reds

Former Liverpool midfielder Alex O'Hanlon agrees deal to join Shelbourne

Dec 16th 2018, 2:34 PM 8,177 Views 3 Comments

The promising 22-year-old has spent time with St Patrick’s Athletic and Glentoran since returning to Ireland.

# blanchardstown - Monday 19 November, 2018

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop

Nov 19th 2018, 7:53 AM 46,428 Views 34 Comments

The woman’s handbag was stolen during the incident.

# blanchardstown - Friday 16 November, 2018

Man (39) arrested following seizure of estimated €145k worth of cocaine
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (39) arrested following seizure of estimated €145k worth of cocaine

Nov 16th 2018, 10:04 PM 22,239 Views 16 Comments

The drugs were seized following a search of a car in Blanchardstown, Dublin this afternoon.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Night of the living fed: Krispy Kreme after dark
# Sweet Dreams
# Sweet Dreams

Night of the living fed: Krispy Kreme after dark

Oct 4th 2018, 8:00 PM 49,765 Views 50 Comments

TheJournal.ie took a trip to Krispy Kreme last night – all in the name of journalistic integrity.

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