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# crack - 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 - Thursday 9 August, 2018

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

The tweet was quickly deleted after criticism online.

# crack - 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 - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

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

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

# crack - 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 - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Increase in people smoking and injecting crack cocaine in Dublin

Some service users have been injecting the drug into the neck.

# crack - Friday 10 February, 2017

Drug addict went “off the wall” robbing shops two weeks after release from prison

Laurence Bryan was drug-free on his release from prison but relapsed following a family argument.

# crack - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

This is why knuckles make a noise when they crack

Still sounds awful to our ears though.

# crack - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Toronto's controversial 'crack-smoking mayor' to enter rehab

A new video has emerged of Rob Ford allegedly smoking crack.

# crack - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Toronto Mayor stripped of powers then knocks female councillor over

Without the option of ousting him, Toronto’s council is aiming to limit Rob Ford’s power.

# crack - Monday 18 November, 2013

Crack-smoking Toronto mayor is more liked than any Irish leader

Crack-smoking, drink-driving and being accused of a plethora of offences aren’t enough to give Rob Ford as low an approval rating as our Taoiseach.

# crack - Friday 8 November, 2013

Video shows Toronto mayor Rob Ford 'extremely, extremely inebriated'

Someone’s having a bad week.

# crack - 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 - 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 - 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.