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#Crime

# crime - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Gardaí investigating further criminal damage at Dublin building site

Last month work at the site was stopped because of anti-social behaviour.

# crime - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Convict from 'respectable family' who beat man with rock in south Dublin park is jailed for five years

Keith Mooney has 26 previous convictions including burglary, assault, criminal damage and public order.

# crime - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Chemsex: How dangerous party drugs are sourced and stored in Ireland

The drug G, sometimes referred to as liquid ecstasy, is becoming increasingly popular.

# crime - Friday 30 November, 2018

Gardaí use thermal imaging to catch pair of robbers hiding in bushes

The men had stolen a phone, a wallet and its contents from a young man in Lusk.

# crime - Monday 26 November, 2018

Two arrested after suspected New IRA weapons and ammunition found stored above hot boiler

Some of the rounds exploded during a fire which caused significant danger to local residents who were in the area.

# crime - Friday 23 November, 2018

Two Dubliners to be sentenced to life in prison over murder of man killed on his way to drug deal

Andrew Guerrine was on his way to sell diazepam tablets to an unnamed person on the night he was killed.

Three men appear in Drogheda court accused of false imprisonment and assault

The men were in court over an alleged incident earlier this month.

# crime - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Man arrested and gun seized in crackdown on organised crime in Limerick

The man was stopped by gardaí who were on patrol this evening.

Colorado man avoids death penalty for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters

Christopher Watts pleaded guilty to killing his wife Shanann Watts and two children Bella and Celeste last August.

# crime - Monday 19 November, 2018

Limerick man jailed for 17 years for raping and forming sexual relationship with teenager

Patrick O’Dea pleaded guilty on the second day of his trial at the Central Criminal Court.

'Bring justice to the family': Appeal six years on from murder of Robert Sheehan in hotel carpark

Gardaí and Crimestoppers today urged people with information to contact them.

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop

The woman’s handbag was stolen during the incident.

# crime - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

CAB raids seven premises in crackdown on suspected stolen car gang and money launderers CAB

CAB raids seven premises in crackdown on suspected stolen car gang and money launderers

Gardaí described this morning’s raids as significant.

# crime - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Men arrested over photos of group in KKK hoods and costumes in Co Down

Two men have been released on bail.

# crime - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

'Nobody would try this if there was a garda station': Three businesses hit in morning raids in Stepaside

A man in his 20s has been arrested over the robberies.

# crime - Friday 2 November, 2018

'I’ve been kidnapped. I’m going to be killed': A phone call no father ever wants to receive

Mr Justice White said there is a collective sense of shame that somebody visiting Ireland had suffered in such a vile way.

# crime - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Murder investigation launched after man (30s) fatally stabbed in Kildare

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the attack in Athy in the early hours of the morning.

# crime - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Opinion: 'Why do we like reading about crime so much in Ireland? Because it offers escapism'

Crime writer Sam Blake explains that writing and reading crime can help you get away from the news when it’s grim. And unlike in real life, there’ll always be a satisfying ending.

# crime - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Gardaí name 59 year-old killed in Cork shooting as Derry Coakley as tributes pour in on social media

A man in his 60s was later arrested and questioned in relation to the killing.

Luxury car, designer watches and €2k seized following searches related to Dublin gang CAB

# crime - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Armagh man accused of murdering Garda Adrian Donohoe in Louth car park to go on trial next year

The officer, a married father-of-two, was killed while on duty.

# crime - Monday 22 October, 2018

Gardaí confirm murder investigation as community in 'shock and sadness' over Amanda Carroll killing

The 33 year-old mother-of-two was discovered by a family member in her home yesterday.

'They say time is a great healer, but it's not': Gun victim's family appeal for information about his shooting

Father-of-two Robert Delaney was left in a permanent vegetative state after being shot at his home in Dublin ten years ago.

# crime - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Four arrested over killing of woman whose remains were found in 30km area of Wicklow Mountains

62 year-old Patricia O’Connor’s remains were discovered by a member of the public in June 2017.

# crime - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Postmistress left traces of her DNA in car during tiger raid in case she was killed, court hears

Susan Lawlor tied told a court how she was bundled into the backseat of her car before being driven to a field in an unknown location.

# crime - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Garda investigation launched after threat to carry out shooting at north Dublin school

It is understood that threats against school staff were made on social media last night.

# crime - Monday 8 October, 2018

Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway

The seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the shadow economy.

Gardaí arrest woman (40s) in connection with Macroom stabbing

The incident happened at a house at 1.30am today.

# crime - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Man who acted as lookout while gang sprayed acid on shopkeeper's face in UK jailed for ten years

Peter Brown waited outside the shop as four other men carried out the attack.

# crime - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Disgruntled gardaí vent anger over new digital clocking-in system at Shankill meeting

Around 50 officers attended a meeting in Shankill Garda Station on Monday evening.

# crime - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Arrest over distribution of 'child sex dolls' as gardaí raid 32 premises

Digital material, computers and mobile phones were seized in the searches which took place over the last five days.

30-year-old man pleads guilty to murdering mother-of-four Samantha Walsh in Waterford city last year

Danny Whelan, of no fixed abode, will receive a mandatory life sentence for the crime.

# crime - Monday 1 October, 2018

'Particularly concerning': Minister responds to 10% rise in the number of reported sex crimes in the last year

Cases of sex crimes, robbery, extortion and hijacking all saw rises in the last year.

Suspended sentence for man who smashed up contents of girlfriend's home

The 23-year-old was found guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court of burglary and criminal damage today.

'It can make a massive difference to cases': Legal experts question garda cannabis plant valuation

Gardaí apply a general valuation of €800 to each plant – experts claims this is at odds with international best practice.

# crime - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Frustration among number of new garda detectives following placements in special crime operations

The detectives are in areas such as drugs, fraud and cyber crime.

# crime - Friday 28 September, 2018

Gardaí launch new phone line for people to report bribery or corruption

Members of the public are being encouraged to report people and businesses they suspect of wrongdoing.

# crime - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Luxury cars, designer watch and €145,000 seized following 14 searches related to Dublin gang

The searches relate to an organised crime group suspected to be involved in the sale of drugs.

Three arrested after machine gun, pistol and ammunition seized in Longford

A property was seized after a car was stopped and searched in Drumlish.

# crime - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Gardaí arrest 18 people in Carlow; 10 people have been charged

The arrests took place yesterday by the Gardaí’s Carlow-Kilkenny division.

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