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#Crack Cocaine

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 21 May, 2020

€11,400 worth of crack cocaine discovered in car in Dublin

The discovery was made after gardaí searched a property in Ballymun this morning.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Over €85,000 worth of heroin and crack cocaine seized during searches in Limerick

The seizures were carried out at two public locations.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Crack cocaine addict who robbed taxi driver after threatening him with pointed weapon jailed

Gerard Cully pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to robbery of the taxi driver.

# crack-cocaine - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Six drug deals and a fistfight at a Dublin shopping centre: One hour at a crack cocaine hotspot Exclusive

There have been reports of open dealing of the drug in other areas of the city and in some suburbs.

# crack-cocaine - Saturday 22 September, 2018

'Life is so much more chaotic': A day on addiction outreach in Limerick city

Crack-cocaine is on the increase, and the housing crisis means people are spending prolonged periods in precarious living situations.

# crack-cocaine - 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.

# crack-cocaine - Sunday 22 July, 2018

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

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

# crack-cocaine - Monday 4 June, 2018

Crack-cocaine use surging in Dublin city centre

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

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Heroin and cocaine worth €300,000 seized in Dublin

A 56-year-old man has been arrested.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 8 December, 2017

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

Three people were arrested following the shooting.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Opinion: Rob Ford's mysterious popularity – why Canada’s most scandalous citizen is the new Bill Clinton

Clinton’s dalliance with an intern now looks dull in comparison with the Toronto Mayor’s behaviour, but the dynamics of the two scandals have deeply polarised electorates in similar ways.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Toronto mayor heads back to work after rehab... but wants his office's locks changed

The mayor’s drug abuse was first revealed last year when an alleged drug dealer tried to sell another video of him smoking crack to the media.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

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Dublin Bus investigates video of 'crack cocaine' being smoked on bus

The footage allegedly took place near Firhouse in the south of Dublin.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 3 January, 2014

Toronto 'crack mayor' Rob Ford files for re-election

Ford is as much as 8 per cent ahead of his nearest rival in opinion polls, despite admitting to having smoked crack cocaine.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 15 November, 2013

Rob Ford stripped of mayoral powers in Toronto

City councillors voted overwhelmingly to limit Ford’s powers after a series of new allegations and lewd remarks this week.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

'Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine. Am I an addict? No.' - Toronto Mayor

Mayor Rob Ford wants the video of him smoking crack released. “I want everyone in the city to see the tape… I want to see the state I was in”

# crack-cocaine - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Crystal meth: The side effects of Breaking Bad in Ireland

“Crystal meth has ravaged whole communities in the US and the same is happening in Ireland,” said Fr Peter McVerry.

# crack-cocaine - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Gardaí arrest 40 people in massive drugs operation

A crackdown on controlled drugs in west Dublin has seen 40 people arrested in three weeks.

# crack-cocaine - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Update: Man arrested after €500,000 drug seizure

Crack cocaine, ecstasy and a large quantity of cash were discovered when gardaí raided a house in Finglas last night.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Gardaí arrest 25 people and seize ammunition, drugs and cash in Dublin

The arrests and seizures are part of an ongoing operation focusing on drug dealers in the capital.

# crack-cocaine - Friday 17 December, 2010

20 due in court after major Garda drugs sting

After 45 were arrested earlier this week in a major Garda drug bust, 20 will appear in courts in the Capital this morning.

# crack-cocaine - Thursday 16 December, 2010

Dublin drugs crackdown results in 45 arrests over 48 hours

45 people have been arrested in connection with the sale and supply of heroin and crack cocaine in the Dublin region.