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#Cocaine

# cocaine - Monday 20 January, 2020

Two arrested as cocaine processing lab discovered in Galway
# Seizure
# Seizure

Two arrested as cocaine processing lab discovered in Galway

Jan 20th 2020, 1:41 PM 23,057 Views 17 Comments

Gardaí seized equipment, more than €175,000 in cash and a quantity of cocaine from a property in the city.

# cocaine - Saturday 28 December, 2019

Gardaí seize knives and €12,500 worth of cocaine in Dublin
# Pearse Street
# Pearse Street

Gardaí seize knives and €12,500 worth of cocaine in Dublin

Dec 28th 2019, 2:38 PM 25,299 Views 24 Comments

Two people have been arrested in relation to the seizures.

# cocaine - Friday 20 December, 2019

Man (40s) arrested after suspected cocaine worth €160k seized in Co Kildare
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man (40s) arrested after suspected cocaine worth €160k seized in Co Kildare

Dec 20th 2019, 4:37 PM 15,015 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí also seized around €20,000 of suspected cannabis, tablets and mixing agents.

# cocaine - Friday 6 December, 2019

Cars, luxury watch and over €20k in cash seized during CAB raids in Dublin
# Crimewatch
# Crimewatch

Cars, luxury watch and over €20k in cash seized during CAB raids in Dublin

Dec 6th 2019, 3:35 PM 16,669 Views 23 Comments

No arrests have been made in relation to the seizures.

# cocaine - Friday 29 November, 2019

Man (20s) due in court charged over Tipperary €100k drugs seizure
# Lagganstown
# Lagganstown

Man (20s) due in court charged over Tipperary €100k drugs seizure

Nov 29th 2019, 9:19 AM 9,780 Views 0 Comments

A woman who was also arrested in connection with the drugs seizure has been released without charge.

# cocaine - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Five arrests in north Dublin after gardaí seize drugs worth €400k
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Five arrests in north Dublin after gardaí seize drugs worth €400k

Nov 17th 2019, 9:55 AM 23,811 Views 7 Comments

Four men and one woman remain in custody today.

# cocaine - Friday 15 November, 2019

540 grams of cocaine hidden in vitamin supplements seized in Dublin
# Vitamin C
# Vitamin C

540 grams of cocaine hidden in vitamin supplements seized in Dublin

Nov 15th 2019, 10:00 PM 29,043 Views 16 Comments

A 43-year-old Nigerian man was arrested by gardaí and is currently being held at Finglas Garda Station.

# cocaine - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Man (29) remanded in custody over seizure of cocaine and cannabis in Drogheda
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Man (29) remanded in custody over seizure of cocaine and cannabis in Drogheda

Updated Nov 13th 2019, 2:23 PM 15,209 Views 0 Comments

Those offences are alleged to have taken place on Monday, 11 November.

# cocaine - Monday 11 November, 2019

Gardaí seize cocaine worth €1.4 million in Drogheda
# Operation Stratus
# Operation Stratus

Gardaí seize cocaine worth €1.4 million in Drogheda

Nov 11th 2019, 10:16 PM 22,267 Views 0 Comments

A man aged in his 30s was arrested at the scene.

A 'significant' amount of pure cocaine is washing up on France's west coast
# Atlantic Coast
# Atlantic Coast

A 'significant' amount of pure cocaine is washing up on France's west coast

Nov 11th 2019, 4:14 PM 58,218 Views 26 Comments

On Friday two people discovered two packages on the beach at Arcachon, southwest of Bordeaux, containing 3 kg of cocaine.

# cocaine - Friday 8 November, 2019

Joshua Allen remanded in custody to secure residential addiction treatment
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Joshua Allen remanded in custody to secure residential addiction treatment

Nov 8th 2019, 5:44 PM 64,053 Views 0 Comments

The eldest son of Rachel and Isaac Allen has pleaded guilty to possession of cannabis for sale or supply.

# cocaine - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Number of cocaine treatment cases doubles in one year with economic recovery deemed as key factor
# Problem Drug Use
# Problem Drug Use

Number of cocaine treatment cases doubles in one year with economic recovery deemed as key factor

Nov 7th 2019, 12:05 AM 14,495 Views 55 Comments

Cocaine is third on the list of most common drugs on the treatment list, but moving closer to cannabis.

# cocaine - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Two arrested following seizure of drugs worth €170,000 at a number of homes in Roscommon
# Cocaine
# Cocaine

Two arrested following seizure of drugs worth €170,000 at a number of homes in Roscommon

Nov 6th 2019, 7:10 AM 19,067 Views 0 Comments

A quantity of cannabis and cocaine, along with a large sum of cash, was seized.

# cocaine - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Man (24) arrested after €100k worth of cocaine seized in Co Dublin
# Lucan
# Lucan

Man (24) arrested after €100k worth of cocaine seized in Co Dublin

Nov 2nd 2019, 12:31 PM 19,942 Views 17 Comments

Smaller quantities of MDMA, cannabis herb and other drugs were also seized.

# cocaine - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Two men arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth estimated €200k seized in Co Galway
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Two men arrested after cannabis and cocaine worth estimated €200k seized in Co Galway

Oct 24th 2019, 7:12 PM 16,527 Views 14 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# cocaine - Friday 11 October, 2019

Man arrested and €130,000 in cocaine seized in Co Wicklow
# Bray
# Bray

Man arrested and €130,000 in cocaine seized in Co Wicklow

Oct 11th 2019, 1:14 PM 21,692 Views 10 Comments

A bag containing 1.8 kilos of cocaine was found under a parked car.

# cocaine - Monday 7 October, 2019

Two-thirds of drug drivers test positive for cannabis at roadside tests
# Drug Testing
# Drug Testing

Two-thirds of drug drivers test positive for cannabis at roadside tests

Oct 7th 2019, 11:54 AM 20,878 Views 56 Comments

Cocaine was the second main illicit drug detected in tests.

# cocaine - Saturday 28 September, 2019

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

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

Updated Sep 28th 2019, 4:39 PM 22,754 Views 0 Comments

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

# cocaine - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Man (20s) arrested after €42k worth of cocaine seized in north Co Dublin
# Rush
# Rush

Man (20s) arrested after €42k worth of cocaine seized in north Co Dublin

Aug 31st 2019, 8:45 AM 20,388 Views 25 Comments

€2,000 of cannabis, other drug paraphernalia and a sum of cash were also seized.

# cocaine - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Cocaine and cannabis worth €110,000 seized after gardaí stop car in Tipperary
# Arrest
# Arrest

Cocaine and cannabis worth €110,000 seized after gardaí stop car in Tipperary

Aug 15th 2019, 8:25 PM 18,101 Views 10 Comments

A man in his 30s was arrested at the scene.

# cocaine - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Cocaine worth €1.7m washes up on New Zealand beach
# Bethells Beach
# Bethells Beach

Cocaine worth €1.7m washes up on New Zealand beach

Aug 8th 2019, 8:04 AM 20,509 Views 13 Comments

Police have urged the public to hand in any more packages that turn up.

# cocaine - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

5 people arrested after power tools, cocaine and prescription drugs seized in Co Clare
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

5 people arrested after power tools, cocaine and prescription drugs seized in Co Clare

Jul 24th 2019, 4:39 PM 51,990 Views 37 Comments

As part of Operation Thor, gardaí carried out a day of action in the Ennis area today.

# cocaine - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Garda with 15 years' experience pleads guilty to possession of €100 worth of cocaine
# Courts
# Courts

Garda with 15 years' experience pleads guilty to possession of €100 worth of cocaine

Jul 16th 2019, 4:34 PM 59,530 Views 0 Comments

The garda was found with approximately 1.6 grammes of the drug in 2018.

# cocaine - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Drug-dealing rickshaw drivers are stashing socks full of cocaine and pills around Dublin streets
# Pushers
# Pushers

Drug-dealing rickshaw drivers are stashing socks full of cocaine and pills around Dublin streets

Jun 25th 2019, 8:30 PM 50,971 Views 65 Comments

Cannabis, ketamine, cocaine and ecstasy tablets were part of a particular find on Friday.

# cocaine - Monday 24 June, 2019

Milan's 'king of cocaine' escapes Uruguayan jail through 'hole in the roof'
# Rocco Morabito
# Rocco Morabito

Milan's 'king of cocaine' escapes Uruguayan jail through 'hole in the roof'

Jun 24th 2019, 10:44 PM 37,858 Views 12 Comments

Rocco Morabito was awaiting extradition to Italy.

# cocaine - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Three men arrested after €1.96 million worth of herbal cannabis seized in Dublin industrial unit
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Three men arrested after €1.96 million worth of herbal cannabis seized in Dublin industrial unit

Jun 20th 2019, 2:49 PM 21,072 Views 26 Comments

The seizure was made in the Clondalkin area of Dublin.

# cocaine - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Man arrested after heroin and cocaine worth an estimated €250k seized in Dublin
# Seized
# Seized

Man arrested after heroin and cocaine worth an estimated €250k seized in Dublin

Jun 13th 2019, 10:42 PM 24,955 Views 19 Comments

The man is currently being detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

# cocaine - Friday 7 June, 2019

Uprooted tree leads to discovery of significant cocaine lab following storm in Netherlands
# Rooting Out The Problem
# Rooting Out The Problem

Uprooted tree leads to discovery of significant cocaine lab following storm in Netherlands

Jun 7th 2019, 9:53 PM 31,464 Views 21 Comments

The discovery was made following a storm on Thursday.

# cocaine - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Irish adults among Europe's biggest users of cocaine and MDMA as experts warn of 'Uberisation' of drugs trade
# EU Drug Report
# EU Drug Report

Irish adults among Europe's biggest users of cocaine and MDMA as experts warn of 'Uberisation' of drugs trade

Jun 6th 2019, 9:58 PM 29,322 Views 60 Comments

The findings were outlined in the EU’s drugs agency’s annual report today.

# cocaine - Thursday 23 May, 2019

14 people arrested and drugs worth €42k seized as gardaí search Ballymun houses
# Dublin
# Dublin

14 people arrested and drugs worth €42k seized as gardaí search Ballymun houses

May 23rd 2019, 10:20 PM 12,578 Views 0 Comments

Two cars and a scrambler motorcycle were also seized.

# cocaine - Thursday 16 May, 2019

'The cocaine trade is booming': 54% of Irish people who use cocaine want to cut down
# Global Drugs Survey
# Global Drugs Survey

'The cocaine trade is booming': 54% of Irish people who use cocaine want to cut down

May 16th 2019, 6:20 AM 28,788 Views 50 Comments

Over one quarter of cannabis users in Ireland reported almost daily use, which the report said was “suggestive of dependent use”.

# cocaine - Monday 13 May, 2019

Gardaí seize cannabis and cocaine worth €42,000 in Drogheda
# Hill View
# Hill View

Gardaí seize cannabis and cocaine worth €42,000 in Drogheda

May 13th 2019, 7:08 AM 12,669 Views 18 Comments

As part of Operation Stratus, gardaí searched a house in the Hill View area of the town.

# cocaine - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

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

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

Apr 24th 2019, 11:01 AM 17,613 Views 20 Comments

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

# cocaine - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Problem cocaine use increases by nearly 100%
# Drug Use
# Drug Use

Problem cocaine use increases by nearly 100%

Apr 17th 2019, 6:40 AM 24,635 Views 49 Comments

Fresh stats reveal a dramatic spike in people seeking help for problem cocaine use.

# cocaine - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Over 4,000 Xanax tablets, cannabis and cocaine worth €110,000 seized in Sligo
# Calry
# Calry

Over 4,000 Xanax tablets, cannabis and cocaine worth €110,000 seized in Sligo

Apr 10th 2019, 1:19 PM 13,887 Views 31 Comments

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

# cocaine - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

'Unacceptable' - Sale prop Pope banned after second failed drugs test
# Guilty
From The42
# Guilty

'Unacceptable' - Sale prop Pope banned after second failed drugs test

Apr 9th 2019, 6:27 PM 8,103 Views 5 Comments

The 21-year-old has received a six-month ban after testing positive for cocaine and cannabis.

# cocaine - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Two men arrested after firearm and drugs worth €320,000 seized during house search
# Cannabis And Cocaine
# Cannabis And Cocaine

Two men arrested after firearm and drugs worth €320,000 seized during house search

Mar 21st 2019, 5:57 PM 22,924 Views 8 Comments

The search was carried out in East Galway earlier today.

# cocaine - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Cannabis and cocaine are most common drugs used by people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse
# Addiction
# Addiction

Cannabis and cocaine are most common drugs used by people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse

Mar 20th 2019, 10:57 AM 15,375 Views 42 Comments

There has been a decrease in the number of alcohol dependency cases being treated in recent years, but an increase in their severity.

# cocaine - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Man (30s) arrested after gardaí seize €600,000 of cocaine from car in Dublin
# Seizure
# Seizure

Man (30s) arrested after gardaí seize €600,000 of cocaine from car in Dublin

Mar 17th 2019, 4:31 PM 22,931 Views 11 Comments

The seizure was made at around 6.40pm on Saturday evening.

# cocaine - Friday 15 March, 2019

High cocaine residues in Bristol, Amsterdam and Zurich wastewater - study
# Score
# Score

High cocaine residues in Bristol, Amsterdam and Zurich wastewater - study

Mar 15th 2019, 6:10 AM 19,077 Views 19 Comments

A European study also found that the use of MDMA had sharply increased, in recent years.