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# drogheda - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Man (20s) arrested and charged in relation to alleged threat to kill another man (30s)

The man was arrested and charged in relation to an incident in July 2018.

# drogheda - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Gardaí issue fresh appeal for information about Giedre Raguckaite on first anniversary of her disappearance

She was last seen entering a house in Laytown near Dundalk on 29 May 2018.

# drogheda - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Garda operation in Drogheda sees 34 searches, 18 arrests and seven vehicles seized

16 people were arrested on foot of outstanding warrants.

# drogheda - Saturday 18 May, 2019

47 year-old woman found safe and well by gardaí following public appeal

Agnes Smith was reported missing earlier, but has since been located.

# drogheda - Friday 17 May, 2019

Two men arrested in connection with aggravated burglaries in Drogheda

Gardaí said that both men were arrested in the Drogheda area yesterday.

# drogheda - Monday 13 May, 2019

Gardaí seize cannabis and cocaine worth €42,000 in Drogheda

As part of Operation Stratus, gardaí searched a house in the Hill View area of the town.

# drogheda - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Three men to appear in court as part of Drogheda feud investigation

The men will appear before a special sitting of Drogheda District Court today at 6pm.

# drogheda - Friday 10 May, 2019

Three men arrested in Drogheda in ongoing feud investigation

The feud has been ongoing since last year.

# drogheda - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Drew Harris says that extra gardaí to tackle Drogheda gang violence are not 'a flash in the pan'

There have been 74 feud incidents since June last year and in the last week there have been five petrol bomb attacks.

# drogheda - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Commissioner to send 25 new recruits to Drogheda in crackdown on gang feud

The Commissioner said he could always do with more resources but his responsibility is to use the budget he is given effectively.

Man (20s) hospitalised after alleged attack by four males in Drogheda overnight

Gardaí say his injuries are non life-threatening and their investigation is ongoing.

# drogheda - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda

The attacks come after two houses were attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda the previous night.

# drogheda - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Extra armed gardaí in Drogheda as notorious prisoner linked to feud set for release next week

Additional garda patrols have been approved.

Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight

They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house.

# drogheda - Friday 26 April, 2019

Garda investigation after house damaged as 'suspected device' thrown through window

The incident happened at around 11.50pm at Moneymore, Drogheda.

# drogheda - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Appeal for witnesses after man (36) injured in suspected feud-related Drogheda shooting

A number of shots were fired during the incident.

'A tense situation': Mosney Direct Provision residents stage protest over issues at centre

Residents started protesting at 7am this morning.

# drogheda - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Shots fired at a house in Drogheda

The incident happened last night at Rathmullen Park.

# drogheda - Monday 15 April, 2019

Four men arrested over Drogheda shooting

The shooting incident took place at a retail park in February.

# drogheda - Friday 12 April, 2019

Third man arrested over drug-related intimidation behaviour in Co Louth

An extensive search and arrest operation initially took place on Wednesday morning in the Drogheda area.

# drogheda - Saturday 30 March, 2019

From The42 Westmeath secure promotion and book Division 3 final berth with late draw against Louth Moving On Up

Westmeath secure promotion and book Division 3 final berth with late draw against Louth

Jack Cooney’s side scored four of the game’s final six points to complete the comeback.

# drogheda - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Gardaí investigating after 19-year-old man shot in the leg in Louth

The man presented to hospital at around 11.30pm last night.

# drogheda - Monday 25 March, 2019

Bomb disposal squad called after suspect device thrown at house in Drogheda

It is understood the device was thrown at the front door of the house in the Rathmullen Estate.

# drogheda - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Masked men with pipe-like objects threaten security officers and steal cash box at bank

Another cash-in-transit robbery happened in Finglas, Dublin this morning.

# drogheda - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Fire at abandoned mill in Drogheda brought under control

The fire broke out at the former Donaghy’s Mill at around 6pm yesterday.

# drogheda - Friday 15 March, 2019

From The42 Manley grabs hat-trick in Drogheda, while Athlone win away to Bray Division 1

Manley grabs hat-trick in Drogheda, while Athlone win away to Bray

Meanwhile, Shelbourne joined a three-way tie at the top of the table.

Firefighters battle huge blaze at abandoned Drogheda mill

The fire broke out at the former Donaghy’s Mill in the town.

# drogheda - Friday 1 March, 2019

Drogheda puts pressure on Varadkar to declare it Ireland's next city

Following a meeting with Drogheda Chamber, Varadkar said he would “take into account ” what was said.

# drogheda - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Brother of Drogheda criminal shot just days after armed support cover and overtime cuts

Brendan Maguire was shot as he walked out of a toyshop in a retail park on Tuesday afternoon.

# drogheda - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

'Dinosaur bones' discovered in River Boyne are not dinosaur bones

The Coast Guard say the ‘skeleton’ was covered in silt and looked like it had been there a long time.

# drogheda - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Appeal after man with imitation firearm threatens staff and steals money at arcade

The incident happened at around 9.45am in the West Street area of Drogheda.

# drogheda - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Popular Drogheda pub damaged in suspected arson attack

The incident occurred around 6am this morning.

# drogheda - Friday 22 February, 2019

From The42 Man City star returns to Ireland international duty after 16-month ACL injury nightmare Back In Action

Man City star returns to Ireland international duty after 16-month ACL injury nightmare

Campbell has not played for Ireland since rupturing her ACL during a Champions League game for Man City.

# drogheda - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Community service for mugger caught hiding in bushes by gardaí using thermal imaging

The muggers took the victim’s phone and wallet containing €110 in cash.

# drogheda - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Gardaí probe petrol bomb attack on house in Drogheda

A man was in the house at the time but was not injured.

# drogheda - Monday 4 February, 2019

Houses evacuated as Drogheda pipe-bomb made safe

The bomb was found in the Sunnyside area of the Louth town.

# drogheda - Friday 1 February, 2019

Anti-abortion protesters say they received 'reliable information' on abortions taking place in Drogheda hospital

This is at least the second time this year that people have protested outside the hospital.

# drogheda - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Have you seen Samuel? Gardaí appeal for information on missing teenager

Samuel Milosiu has been missing from the Drogheda area since 10 January.

# drogheda - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Coca-Cola set to lay off part of its workforce in Drogheda

Around 200 people are employed at the location at Southgate just off the M1.

# drogheda - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Woman (30s) arrested after cannabis worth almost €1m seized in Drogheda

A search was carried out in the Drogheda area at 9am today.