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#Drugs

# drugs - Yesterday’s News

Almost 800 people died from drug use in 2017, new figures show

A third of overdoses involved alcohol while more than half involved prescription drugs.

# drugs - Sunday 8 December, 2019

# drugs - Saturday 7 December, 2019

# drugs - Friday 6 December, 2019

Gardaí seize €135,000 worth of drugs in Dublin searches

Gardaí said a “substantial quantity” of benzodiazepines, cocaine and heroin was found.

Man arrested after €45k worth of drugs, gold bars and alcohol found in Dublin

The seizure took place after a residence was searched in Inchicore yesterday.

# drugs - Thursday 5 December, 2019

# drugs - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Man, 45, arrested after €112k worth of cocaine and cannabis seized in Dublin

The seizure took place yesterday after a search was conducted at a house in Finglas, Dublin 11.

# drugs - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Murder, drugs crimes, and other offences on the rise in Dublin region in the last 12 months

Begging offences on the streets of Dublin has decreased but some representatives said this does not reflect the reality.

# drugs - Friday 29 November, 2019

€100,000 of suspected cannabis seized by gardaí in Roscommon

The drugs were found in Ballyleague.

Man (20s) due in court charged over Tipperary €100k drugs seizure

A woman who was also arrested in connection with the drugs seizure has been released without charge.

# drugs - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

MDMA worth €60,000 seized at Dublin Airport

A 28-year-old man has been arrested by gardaí and detained at Ballymun garda station.

# drugs - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Cannabis worth €80,000 seized from parcels declared as 'plastic ornaments' in Dublin

Revenue have been involved in two drug seizures and one cash seizure in the past two days.

Some Irish communities 'severely affected' by intimidation over drug debt, EU report says

The EU Drug Markets Report 2019 was launched today in Brussels.

# drugs - Friday 22 November, 2019

Russian police seize €100 million worth of powerful hallucinogen

Police found the cache after searching an illegal lab.

# drugs - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

When was the last time you drank alcohol and then regretted it? Global Drugs Survey asks about our 'last big night out'

TheJournal.ie is a partner of the GDS 2020 – you can participate here.

# drugs - Monday 18 November, 2019

€195,000 worth of suspected heroin seized after gardaí search derelict property in Limerick

No arrests were made as part of the search operation.

Number of parcels seized by Revenue containing illegal drugs has almost doubled on last year

Almost €3 million worth of illegal drugs was seized up to October this year.

# drugs - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Five arrests in north Dublin after gardaí seize drugs worth €400k

Four men and one woman remain in custody today.

# drugs - Friday 15 November, 2019

One-quarter of men who use 'chemsex drugs' don't use them for purposes of sex GHB

One-quarter of men who use 'chemsex drugs' don't use them for purposes of sex

A new study examines chemsex in Ireland and parts of the UK.

# drugs - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Man (29) remanded in custody over seizure of cocaine and cannabis in Drogheda

Those offences are alleged to have taken place on Monday, 11 November.

# drugs - Monday 11 November, 2019

Gardaí seize cocaine worth €1.4 million in Drogheda

A man aged in his 30s was arrested at the scene.

A 'significant' amount of pure cocaine is washing up on France's west coast

On Friday two people discovered two packages on the beach at Arcachon, southwest of Bordeaux, containing 3 kg of cocaine.

# drugs - Friday 8 November, 2019

Joshua Allen remanded in custody to secure residential addiction treatment

The eldest son of Rachel and Isaac Allen has pleaded guilty to possession of cannabis for sale or supply.

# drugs - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Over €85,000 worth of heroin and crack cocaine seized during searches in Limerick

The seizures were carried out at two public locations.

# drugs - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Man to appear in court after €352k worth of heroin and cocaine seized in Cork

Gardaí arrested the man last night.

Man (20s) due in court over seizure of €195,000 worth of cannabis in Cork

The drugs were seized during two separate searches in Mallow on Monday.

# drugs - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Gardaí seize €42k worth of cocaine after raiding houses in Westport, Mayo

Officers carried out two intelligence led searches of houses over the weekend.

# drugs - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Man (24) arrested after €100k worth of cocaine seized in Co Dublin

Smaller quantities of MDMA, cannabis herb and other drugs were also seized.

# drugs - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Garda operation in Drogheda results in 14 people being charged with drugs offences

Gardaí said that over 35 “purchases were made to date of controlled substances being trafficked on the streets of Drogheda”.

# drugs - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Butcher jailed for eight years for possession of over €2.5 million in drugs

Gerard Ryan (44) told gardaí he was under pressure to pick up the drugs from a warehouse in Ashbourne.

'Communities are being devastated': Campaigners call for local drugs Task Forces to be 'at the heart' of national strategy

Citywide Drugs Crisis Campaign have said local Task Forces are not included in decision-making with the HSE.

# drugs - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Huge drugs seizure in Louth as gardaí discover €3.2 million worth of cannabis

Two men were arrested in the operation.

# drugs - Thursday 24 October, 2019

# drugs - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

CAB seizes cars, cash and drugs in Waterford raids

Gardaí the operation is a significant development in the ongoing investigation targeting assets derived from the proceeds of crime.

Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare

The firearm and €125,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis herb were found during a search last year.

# drugs - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Heroin worth €70,000 hidden in ‘sample pulley wheels’ seized at Dublin Airport

The package in which the drugs were found was from South Africa.

# drugs - Friday 11 October, 2019

Man arrested and €130,000 in cocaine seized in Co Wicklow

A bag containing 1.8 kilos of cocaine was found under a parked car.

# drugs - Monday 7 October, 2019

Man arrested after €275,000 cash and drugs seizure in Dublin

A 35-year-old male was arrested in connection with the investigation.

# drugs - Friday 4 October, 2019

Gardaí issue warning to Junior Cert students about alcohol, drugs and violence

Additional gardaí will be on patrol during Junior Cert celebrations tonight.

# drugs - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Nine in 10 gay and bisexual men living with HIV are on treatment and cannot transmit the virus Msm

Nine in 10 gay and bisexual men living with HIV are on treatment and cannot transmit the virus

Men living in Ireland are more likely to take drugs than their European counterparts, according to a new survey.

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