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# criminal-justice-act - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again

Dissident republican threat and gangland crime are to be given as reasons for two special laws being renewed.

# criminal-justice-act - 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.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Criminal Assets Bureau seizes jewellery, documents and a horsebox in series of raids

The Bureau also put a freezing order on a “substantial amount of cash”.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Man stabbed at shopping centre in Kilkenny

A man in his late 30s is being held at Kilkenny Garda Station.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Two peace activists arrested on runway at Shannon Airport

The men were arrested for a suspected security breach.

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 29 April, 2016

From today it will be easier for minor convictions to be left in the past

A new law means that now around 85% of all convictions will be spent after seven years.

# criminal-justice-act - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

20 homes searched in Limerick city in massive garda operation

Gardaí recovered mobile phones and laptops during the search operation.

# criminal-justice-act - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Group of as many as 30 youths fight with knives and sticks

One police officer received minor injuries in the altercation.

# criminal-justice-act - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Man to appear in court after pitbull set on gardaí

He will be in front of the Criminal Courts of Justice in Dublin later this morning.

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 21 November, 2014

Two more teens arrested after woman threatened at home with knives

A teenager was charged in court over the incident earlier this month.

# criminal-justice-act - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Noonan: Lists of high-profile Anglo borrowers are ‘to avoid preferential treatment’

Lists of politically exposed persons (PEPs) or high-profile persons (HPPs) were compiled before the bank, now known as Irish Bank Resolution Corporation, was liquidated nearly a year ago.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Woman arrested in Paddy Redmond murder case

65-year-old Redmond was stabbed to death in the early hours of 10 November at an apartment in Limerick City.

# criminal-justice-act - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Man arrested over murder of Audrius Butkus

The Lithuanian national was found dead on Mornington beach on 10 September.

# criminal-justice-act - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Cannabis worth €490,000 seized as gardaí target drugs gang

Four men have been arrested after the drugs were uncovered in three separate operations this afternoon. A large quantity of cash was also seized.

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 28 June, 2013

Teenager due in court over Roscommon false imprisonment

Four people were initially arrested over the incident, which happened in Strokestown on Tuesday.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Five arrested in car insurance fraud investigation

The arrests were made as part of the garda Operation Nascar investigation.

# criminal-justice-act - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Woman arrested after cannabis and gun found in Cork house

The woman was arrested at the scene after Gardaí found cannabis worth an estimated €30,000.

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 15 March, 2013

Man arrested in connection with Kevin McGeever abduction

The man is currently being questioned in Gort, Co Galway.

# criminal-justice-act - Monday 11 February, 2013

Just two ASBOS issued since 2010 as much-criticised system is shunned

However most than 3,500 behaviour warnings, the first step to an ASBO, have been issued – including 1,200 to children.

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 25 January, 2013

Cocaine seized during search of Dublin house

A 20-year-old man was arrested at the scene in Coolock during the search by Gardaí.

# criminal-justice-act - Monday 3 December, 2012

Six arrested in organised crime raid in Waterford

Gardaí carried out a major search operation in the early hours of this morning in south Kilkenny and Waterford.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Number arrested in organised crime crackdown now at 113

Gardaí have been carrying out a major investigation into organised crime across the country.

# criminal-justice-act - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Woman arrested in Meath cannabis raid

The woman in her 20s was arrested after Gardaí found an estimated €30,000 worth of cannabis at a house in Clonee.

# criminal-justice-act - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Gardaí arrest second man in Donaghmede stabbing investigation

22-year-old Shane O’Connor was found lying on the street outside his home last Monday. Gardaí have detained two men in connection with the case.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

5 arrested as Gardaí seize €5 million in cannabis plants from 'industrial' operation

The haul of cannabis plants from industrial-style grow houses around the country was one of the largest drug seizures of the year

# criminal-justice-act - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Three men released in John Wilson murder investigation

One man is still being held in Clondalkin in connection with the case.

# criminal-justice-act - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Gardaí seize drugs in Kildare in operation targeting drug dealers

Gardaí seized cocaine and cannabis worth an estimated €117,000 during two searches in Naas.

# criminal-justice-act - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Man due in court over major investment fraud

The 50-year-old man was arrested in Dublin this morning by the Garda Bureau of Fraud Investigation.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Gardaí seize €300k worth of cannabis from Roscommon shed

A man in his 30s was arrested at the scene after Gardaí seized 380 cannabis plants from the shed.

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 13 July, 2012

Two men charged over Merrion Square assault

Two people were hospitalised for head injuries after the attack.

# criminal-justice-act - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Explainer: Why have just seven ASBOs been issued in Ireland in five years?

While thousands were issued in the UK in the years before they were overhauled recently, the use of Anti-Social Behaviour Orders in Ireland has been minuscule. So are they working and do we still need them? investigates…

# criminal-justice-act - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Two men arrested over Cork stabbing

The men, one in his 50s and the other in his 30s, were arrested after a man was found unconscious on a roadside in Cork city yesterday afternoon.

# criminal-justice-act - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Gardaí seize €240,000 worth of cannabis as part of gang operation

Three men have been arrested after Gardaí in Meath seized the drugs

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 6 April, 2012

Gardaí seize cannabis worth €80k in Longford

A man in his 20s was arrested and later released after gardaí searched the house in Ballinamuck.

# criminal-justice-act - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

One arrested over fatal shooting of 20-year-old Dublin man

Stephen Hanaphy was shot dead in October 2010 in an estate in Louth. A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death.

# criminal-justice-act - Monday 20 February, 2012

Man held by gardaí after serious assault in Thurles

A 22-year-old man was left in critical condition after an assault in the early hours of Sunday morning in Tipperary.

# criminal-justice-act - Friday 17 February, 2012

Three arrested over ecstasy seizure in Kildare

Gardaí found the drugs with an estimated street value of €350,000 during a search operation in Castledermot in Kildare last night.

# criminal-justice-act - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Gardaí release man arrested over death of 12-year-old in fire

Stephen Hughes Connors died in the house fire in September 2001.

# criminal-justice-act - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Gardaí seize 'up to 100 cannabis' plants from Laois house

A man in his 40s was arrested at the scene in connection with the drug seizure.

# criminal-justice-act - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Man and woman arrested after serious assault in Cork

A 40-year-old man sustained serious head injuries during an altercation at a house in Cork.

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