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#Cocaine

# cocaine - Friday 17 August, 2018

Man (20s) charged after being found with €45k worth of suspected cocaine
# Cork
# Cork

Man (20s) charged after being found with €45k worth of suspected cocaine

Aug 17th 2018, 9:18 AM 15,969 Views 0 Comments

The man was found by gardaí on MacCurtain Street in Cork.

# cocaine - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Teen arrested after being found with €50,000 worth of cocaine on him
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Teen arrested after being found with €50,000 worth of cocaine on him

Aug 16th 2018, 6:47 PM 21,996 Views 24 Comments

MDMA worth an estimated €90,000 was also found.

# cocaine - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Fianna Fáil tweet about HSE being on crack 'not representative of party policy'
# Harm Reduction
# Harm Reduction

Fianna Fáil tweet about HSE being on crack 'not representative of party policy'

Aug 9th 2018, 12:42 PM 15,779 Views 23 Comments

The tweet was quickly deleted after criticism online.

# cocaine - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Galway man arrested in New York following €40,000 cocaine seizure
# Fintan Russell
# Fintan Russell

Galway man arrested in New York following €40,000 cocaine seizure

Aug 1st 2018, 8:06 AM 35,581 Views 0 Comments

Fintan Russell is alleged to have been heavily involved in the drug trade in New York state.

# cocaine - Saturday 28 July, 2018

'I couldn’t do without cocaine, couldn’t face talking to people without a few lines in me'
# Addiction
# Addiction

'I couldn’t do without cocaine, couldn’t face talking to people without a few lines in me'

Jul 28th 2018, 9:00 AM 39,445 Views 49 Comments

“It started recreationally, just dabbling, and then it went from there. First it would just be at the weekend, then it started to spill over into the week.”

# cocaine - Sunday 22 July, 2018

High uptake of sterile crack pipes in response to surge in use of drug in Dublin
# Crack
# Crack

High uptake of sterile crack pipes in response to surge in use of drug in Dublin

Jul 22nd 2018, 6:05 AM 22,907 Views 41 Comments

There has been an increase in use of the drug since the start of last year.

# cocaine - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Dutch nationals appear in UK court charged with massive cocaine seizure
# SY Marcia
# SY Marcia

Dutch nationals appear in UK court charged with massive cocaine seizure

Jul 21st 2018, 4:18 PM 13,630 Views 0 Comments

Officers discovered bales of cocaine wrapped in plastic bagging.

# cocaine - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Peru striker Guerrero cleared to play (for now) despite positive test for 'cocaine'
# Limbo
From The42
# Limbo

Peru striker Guerrero cleared to play (for now) despite positive test for 'cocaine'

Jul 17th 2018, 3:29 PM 3,579 Views 3 Comments

The CAS decision to ban Guerrero for 14 months, put on hold for the World Cup, could be reimposed in the coming weeks.

HSE launches new advice campaign as cocaine use returns to Celtic Tiger levels
# Crack
# Crack

HSE launches new advice campaign as cocaine use returns to Celtic Tiger levels

Updated Jul 17th 2018, 11:47 AM 62,586 Views 77 Comments

In 2016 there were more than 1,000 drug treatment cases where cocaine was the main substance reported.

# cocaine - Monday 11 June, 2018

'I'd a wife and two kids. Everything looked perfect to the outside world. It wasn't. I was addicted to cocaine'
# Addiction
# Addiction

'I'd a wife and two kids. Everything looked perfect to the outside world. It wasn't. I was addicted to cocaine'

Jun 11th 2018, 12:05 AM 59,266 Views 24 Comments

A middle-class family brought to the brink by a father’s cocaine use speak about an addiction that cross all demographics.

# cocaine - Friday 8 June, 2018

Dublin man who went on cocaine-fuelled rampage armed with submachine gun jailed
# Garda Chase
# Garda Chase

Dublin man who went on cocaine-fuelled rampage armed with submachine gun jailed

Jun 8th 2018, 7:38 PM 30,996 Views 44 Comments

The man has received a nine-year prison sentence.

# cocaine - Monday 4 June, 2018

Crack-cocaine use surging in Dublin city centre
# Crack Cocaine
# Crack Cocaine

Crack-cocaine use surging in Dublin city centre

Jun 4th 2018, 12:05 AM 44,382 Views 51 Comments

Dealers began offering smaller, cheaper bags of the drug from last summer.

# cocaine - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Man (30s) arrested after drugs worth €300,000 seized in Wexford
# Carne
# Carne

Man (30s) arrested after drugs worth €300,000 seized in Wexford

Jun 2nd 2018, 5:54 PM 16,504 Views 17 Comments

The operation took place after noon today.

# cocaine - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Cannabis now the most-used substance in new cases of problem drug use
# Drug Treatment
# Drug Treatment

Cannabis now the most-used substance in new cases of problem drug use

May 29th 2018, 5:03 PM 19,042 Views 96 Comments

There has also been an increase in the number of people who are homeless seeking treatment.

# cocaine - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Two arrested after gardaí seize €220,000 worth of cocaine and ketamine
# Carlow
# Carlow

Two arrested after gardaí seize €220,000 worth of cocaine and ketamine

May 24th 2018, 4:17 PM 11,709 Views 21 Comments

The two were “acting suspiciously” in the town yesterday, according to gardaí.

# cocaine - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Driver in Carlow caught doing 176kmph, with no insurance and tests positive for cocaine
# M9
# M9

Driver in Carlow caught doing 176kmph, with no insurance and tests positive for cocaine

May 20th 2018, 2:13 PM 46,305 Views 71 Comments

Gardaí were patrolling the roads in Kerry, Limerick, Wexford and Kildare over the weekend.

# cocaine - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Cocaine addict who agreed to move guns and ammunition for 'dangerous people' jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Cocaine addict who agreed to move guns and ammunition for 'dangerous people' jailed

May 12th 2018, 6:30 AM 13,270 Views 12 Comments

Stephen Keenan (31) pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to four counts of unlawful possession of two handguns and bullets.

# cocaine - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Man charged over seizure of €950,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis
# Meath
# Meath

Man charged over seizure of €950,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis

Apr 26th 2018, 8:56 AM 12,398 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were found by gardaí in Ashbourne last November.

# cocaine - Monday 23 April, 2018

Belgian man jailed for 17 years for importing £7 million of cocaine into UK on helicopter
# Jailed
# Jailed

Belgian man jailed for 17 years for importing £7 million of cocaine into UK on helicopter

Apr 23rd 2018, 6:26 PM 17,991 Views 0 Comments

It was estimated that Frederic Fagnoul was importing an estimated 50kg of cocaine on each flight from France.

# cocaine - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Drug dealer caught after being spotted leaving boxes of cocaine at telephone pole
# Shannon Estuary
# Shannon Estuary

Drug dealer caught after being spotted leaving boxes of cocaine at telephone pole

Apr 18th 2018, 10:50 PM 24,818 Views 0 Comments

Detective Stack saw Simon McDonagh arrive and stoop beside the telephone pole to place down two plastic lunch boxes.

Man (47) who ingested 100 pellets of cocaine before flying into Dublin remanded to Cloverhill
# Court
# Court

Man (47) who ingested 100 pellets of cocaine before flying into Dublin remanded to Cloverhill

Apr 18th 2018, 8:02 PM 18,137 Views 0 Comments

Revenue officers seized a total 1.4kgs of cocaine with a street value of €98,000.

# cocaine - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Man arrested after cocaine, heroin and ketamine worth €2.5m seized at Dublin Port
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested after cocaine, heroin and ketamine worth €2.5m seized at Dublin Port

Mar 31st 2018, 1:56 PM 17,835 Views 20 Comments

A 55-year-old non-national male has been arrested.

# cocaine - Friday 23 March, 2018

Cocaine, cannabis and ketamine worth over €1.4m seized in Dublin
# Cars Intercepted
# Cars Intercepted

Cocaine, cannabis and ketamine worth over €1.4m seized in Dublin

Mar 23rd 2018, 5:25 PM 23,041 Views 0 Comments

Two men have been arrested.

# cocaine - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Cocaine and cannabis worth €1.4m seized in Dublin
# Kilmainham
# Kilmainham

Cocaine and cannabis worth €1.4m seized in Dublin

Mar 17th 2018, 9:39 AM 11,624 Views 12 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested as part of the seizure.

# cocaine - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Guatemalan mother caught with cocaine-soaked shirts at Dublin Airport jailed for three years
# Courts
# Courts

Guatemalan mother caught with cocaine-soaked shirts at Dublin Airport jailed for three years

Feb 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 17,028 Views 7 Comments

The cocaine was valued at €179,000.

# cocaine - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Man (19) arrested after €500,000 cocaine seizure in Kildare
# Maynooth
# Maynooth

Man (19) arrested after €500,000 cocaine seizure in Kildare

Feb 15th 2018, 6:39 PM 37,336 Views 12 Comments

He was arrested around 1.30pm this afternoon.

# cocaine - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Portuguese police detain man after finding cocaine inside fake arse
# Wait A Second...
# Wait A Second...

Portuguese police detain man after finding cocaine inside fake arse

Feb 13th 2018, 1:58 PM 53,067 Views 72 Comments

Police said a “considerable amount of cocaine” was found inside the concealed pouches.

# cocaine - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Solicitor who brought small amount of cocaine into Mountjoy Prison given option to avoid conviction
# Snow Joke
# Snow Joke

Solicitor who brought small amount of cocaine into Mountjoy Prison given option to avoid conviction

Feb 6th 2018, 4:02 PM 27,107 Views 0 Comments

Aonghus McCarthy said he did not know how the 0.33g of cocaine was in his wallet.

# cocaine - Friday 2 February, 2018

'My team stormed the yacht': Irish naval officer tells of his role in €400 million Cork cocaine seizure
# Dances With Waves
# Dances With Waves

'My team stormed the yacht': Irish naval officer tells of his role in €400 million Cork cocaine seizure

Feb 2nd 2018, 12:38 PM 31,318 Views 29 Comments

Lieutenant Commander Jamie Cotter said that he wasn’t expecting to find that much cocaine during the 2008 drugs haul.

# cocaine - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

11.5kg of cannabis found concealed in soft toy
# Man Arrested
# Man Arrested

11.5kg of cannabis found concealed in soft toy

Jan 31st 2018, 6:15 PM 16,013 Views 30 Comments

About €7,000 worth of cocaine and a small quantity of cash were also seized.

# cocaine - Monday 22 January, 2018

Cocaine worth over €70k discovered at Nenagh Fire Station
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Cocaine worth over €70k discovered at Nenagh Fire Station

Jan 22nd 2018, 1:56 PM 42,539 Views 36 Comments

Gardaí said they believe the drugs to be cocaine, pending further testing.

# cocaine - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Cocaine worth over €70,000 seized in Nenagh
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Cocaine worth over €70,000 seized in Nenagh

Jan 21st 2018, 2:17 PM 25,094 Views 21 Comments

A man was arrested but later released without charge.

# cocaine - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Man who injured gardaí while trying to get away from drugs bust jailed for five years
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Man who injured gardaí while trying to get away from drugs bust jailed for five years

Jan 18th 2018, 6:15 AM 17,864 Views 16 Comments

A garda pursuit ended when the Laois man lost control of his car and crashed into a garda car.

# cocaine - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Baby died due to toxic effects of cocaine, inquest told
# Inquest
# Inquest

Baby died due to toxic effects of cocaine, inquest told

Jan 16th 2018, 3:43 PM 43,715 Views 81 Comments

Baby James was stillborn at the Rotunda.

# cocaine - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Nine backpackers in hospital in Australia after snorting drug they mistook for cocaine
# Lucky To Be Alive
# Lucky To Be Alive

Nine backpackers in hospital in Australia after snorting drug they mistook for cocaine

Jan 4th 2018, 5:09 PM 42,730 Views 83 Comments

The drug they actually took was motion sickness medication hyoscine.

# cocaine - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Heroin and cocaine worth €300,000 seized in Dublin
# Whitefriar Gardens
# Whitefriar Gardens

Heroin and cocaine worth €300,000 seized in Dublin

Dec 21st 2017, 10:03 AM 11,431 Views 11 Comments

A 56-year-old man has been arrested.

# cocaine - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Brian Rattigan: The jailed Crumlin-Drimnagh feud leader still suspected of directing drug trade from jail
# Crumlin/drimnagh Feud
# Crumlin/drimnagh Feud

Brian Rattigan: The jailed Crumlin-Drimnagh feud leader still suspected of directing drug trade from jail

Dec 13th 2017, 6:10 AM 16,862 Views 10 Comments

Rattigan successfully appealed against a 2001 murder conviction yesterday.

# cocaine - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Two men and woman arrested after drugs seizure in Cork and Kerry
# Cannabis And Cocaine
# Cannabis And Cocaine

Two men and woman arrested after drugs seizure in Cork and Kerry

Dec 9th 2017, 2:14 PM 17,751 Views 12 Comments

Gardaí say that investigations are ongoing.

# cocaine - Friday 8 December, 2017

Crack cocaine operation the focus of garda raid which left officer with gunshot wounds
# Feuding Gangs
# Feuding Gangs

Crack cocaine operation the focus of garda raid which left officer with gunshot wounds

Dec 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 16,464 Views 20 Comments

Three people were arrested following the shooting.

# cocaine - Monday 4 December, 2017

Fourth man arrested after 'significant' amount of drugs seized in Drogheda
# Cocaine And Pills
# Cocaine And Pills

Fourth man arrested after 'significant' amount of drugs seized in Drogheda

Dec 4th 2017, 9:55 PM 22,246 Views 9 Comments

The drugs were discovered during a search of a unit in an industrial estate.