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#Dissident Republicans

# dissident-republicans - Monday 2 November, 2015

Three suspected dissident republicans due in court after Limerick arrests

Gardaí seized two cars, a gun and ammunition on Saturday in the arrests.

# dissident-republicans - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Armed gardaí arrest three men suspected of "dissident republican activity"

A gun and ammunition were seized.

# dissident-republicans - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Man appears in court charged with being a member of the IRA

Ryan Glennon made no reply to the charge.

# dissident-republicans - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Three men charged as gardaí ramp up ahead of Prince Charles visit

A firearm and bomb parts had been found by gardaí.

# dissident-republicans - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

# dissident-republicans - Monday 17 November, 2014

Minister says those who hit police jeep with bomb 'have nothing to offer this island'

Investigating officers say it bears the hallmarks of a dissident republican attack.

# dissident-republicans - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

12 men arrested at one house over violent dissident republican activity

The men were arrested in Newry yesterday.

# dissident-republicans - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Man in court after dissident republican arrests in Dublin

The man in his 30s will be before the Special Criminal Court tonight.

# dissident-republicans - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Three men to appear before Special Criminal Court in connection with Republican activity

Two other men have been released and a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# dissident-republicans - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Dissident republicans caught with homemade mortar jailed for 10 years

The three men plead guilty to possession of the explosive device as well as terrorist offences.

# dissident-republicans - Thursday 1 May, 2014

'Substantial quantity' of explosives discovered in Belfast flats in dissident search

A 47-year-old man is currently being questioned at Antrim police station.

# dissident-republicans - Monday 17 February, 2014

The 'IRA' claims responsibility for devices sent to British Army recruitment centres

The claim was made to Northern Irish media at the weekend according to UK police.

# dissident-republicans - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Three charged with dissident republican activity to appear in court

The men were arrested in an operation that uncovered a large amount of counterfeit cash.

# dissident-republicans - Monday 27 January, 2014

Man being questioned over the shooting dead of Kevin Kearney in Belfast

A group calling themselves “the IRA” had claimed responsibility for the killing.

# dissident-republicans - Monday 13 January, 2014

Four republican dissidents sentenced after guns and ammunition find

The four men have been given seven to 12 year terms with half spent in prison.

# dissident-republicans - Monday 2 December, 2013

Gardaí investigating dissident republicans arrest two in David Black murder probe

The arrests were made following a number searches in Leitrim and Cavan today.

# dissident-republicans - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Bomb making components seized and two arrested over dissident activity

The two men were arrested after gardaí stopped a van in Monaghan Town shortly before midnight on Friday.

# dissident-republicans - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Man arrested in connection with Kevin Kearney murder released

A man has been released in the investigation into the murder of a man in Belfast, as police continue to appeal for information.

# dissident-republicans - Sunday 22 September, 2013

Large quantity of ammunition, firearms and explosives found

The army bomb disposal team were called and declared the area safe last night.

# dissident-republicans - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Five arrested in Dublin/Wicklow for 'unlawful organisation' membership

Gardaí from Special Detective Unit arrested the men in the early hours of this morning.

# dissident-republicans - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Explosives found in Strabane during planned police search

The find has been linked to dissident republican activity.

# dissident-republicans - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Huge security operation in place in Donaghmede ahead of dissident march

Crash barriers are being placed along the expected route from the family home to the graveside of crime boss Alan Ryan.

# dissident-republicans - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

'Concern' amongst locals as Real IRA prepares to mark Alan Ryan death

The Real IRA crime boss was shot dead a year ago this week. Dissidents are planning a march at his graveside on Saturday.

# dissident-republicans - Friday 9 August, 2013

Shatter: IRA needs to cooperate with Garda investigation into prison officer killing

Gerry Adams confirmed earlier today that the IRA was responsible for the shooting dead of Brian Stack thirty years ago.

# dissident-republicans - Friday 5 July, 2013

Eight men due in court over dissident republican activity

Nine men were arrested in two raids in Dublin on Wednesday, with one being released by gardaí since then.

# dissident-republicans - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Nine arrested over dissident activity in two Dublin raids

Bomb ingredients and ammunition were also seized by gardaí following separate raids in Cloghran and Tallaght.

# dissident-republicans - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

PSNI chief praises G8 policing operation as 'most peaceful in history'

Matt Baggott said it was a ‘unique’ summit in that it took place in an area where there was a ‘severe terrorist threat’.

# dissident-republicans - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Eight men arrested over dissident republican activity have detentions extended

Eight men were arrested following a garda raid of a commercial premises in Clondalkin, after which a loaded firearm was seized.

# dissident-republicans - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Five men continue to be held over shooting outside Meath pub

A post mortem is due today on the body of Peter Butterly, who was shot dead outside the Huntsman Inn in Gormanston yesterday afternoon.

# dissident-republicans - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Two men arrested in Cork after handguns found in vehicle

Two handguns were found in a vehicle which was stopped in the Deanrock area of Togher. The occupants are being questioned.

# dissident-republicans - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Three arrested in Tipperary in dissident Republican probe

The men were arrested during an operation on the N24 in Cahir this evening.

# dissident-republicans - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Three arrested before Clinton visit charged with terrorism offences

The men were arrested in Derry the night before the arrival of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to Northern Ireland.

# dissident-republicans - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Four arrests in garda dissident republicans investigation

The four were arrested outside Tullamore in Co Offally last night as part of an ongoing investigation into dissident republican activity.

# dissident-republicans - Monday 12 November, 2012

'The IRA' claim responsibility for the murder of David Black

In a statement issued by the group the killing was carried out because of “torture and degradation” of dissident prisoners at Maghaberry jail.

# dissident-republicans - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Man arrested over shots fired at Alan Ryan's funeral

Almost 20 arrests have been made by Gardaí investigating the events that surrounded the burial of the high-profile Republican.

# dissident-republicans - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Murdered prison officer’s funeral takes place today

David Black was shot dead near Belfast as he drove along the motorway to work on Thursday.

# dissident-republicans - Monday 17 September, 2012

Gerry Adams: 'Masquerading' paramilitary groups 'should go away'

The Sinn Féin president has condemned the scenes at the funeral of Real IRA member Alan Ryan in Dublin over a week ago.

# dissident-republicans - Friday 14 September, 2012

Three due in court over Alan Ryan funeral probe as 12 others released

Gardaí have been investigating events at the funeral of the Real IRA member Alan Ryan last weekend as well as activities of suspected dissident republicans.

# dissident-republicans - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Man arrested and firearm seized in Coolock

The arrest was part of investigations into dissident republican activity.

# dissident-republicans - Saturday 26 May, 2012

'The war is over': McGuinness offers to meet dissident republicans

Elsewhere, the party’s Ard Fheis in Killarney has heard speeches on the economy and emigration as it prepares to hear from president Gerry Adams later this evening.