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# finglas - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

'Fake taxi' driver 'lucky to avoid jail' for continuing to drive vehicle after being banned

Dubliner Trevor Johnson admitted to being “in dire financial circumstances” when arrested earlier this month.

# finglas - Monday 28 March, 2016

€500k worth of cocaine seized in garda raid at Dublin premises

This is the third significant drug seizure in Dublin in the last few days.

# finglas - Thursday 24 March, 2016

New homes for over 100 families on Dublin housing waiting list

The properties in Finglas and Beaumont will be handed over for occupation in the coming months.

# finglas - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Man released without charge in Vincent Ryan murder investigation

A woman and another man are currently still in custody in connection with the shooting.

# finglas - Monday 21 March, 2016

Woman in her 20s arrested in Vincent Ryan murder investigation

She is the fifth person to have been arrested.

# finglas - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Fourth man arrested in Vincent Ryan murder investigation

Ryan was shot dead in Finglas last month.

# finglas - Friday 18 March, 2016

Third man arrested over murder of Vincent Ryan

The 25-year-old was shot dead in Finglas last month.

# finglas - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Gardaí have arrested two men over the Vincent Ryan murder

The men, both in their 30s, are being held at Finglas and Blanchardstown garda stations.

# finglas - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Explosive device found during search in Finglas

Gardaí are investigating the incident.

# finglas - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

# finglas - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Funeral for Vincent Ryan to take place next week

Gardaí are also appealing for information about the whereabouts of a car used in the shooting.

# finglas - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

'They say the Hutch, Byrne and latest Ryan shooting are not linked. I disagree'

These murders are part of the same phenomenon of gun and drugs related crime that has blighted decent communities across Dublin, writes Tom Clonan.

# finglas - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Investigation ongoing after murder of Vinny Ryan

Ryan was shot yesterday afternoon as he sat in his car in Finglas yesterday.

# finglas - Monday 29 February, 2016

The brother of Alan Ryan has died after being shot in Finglas

The shooting happened on the McKee Road at around 3.15pm.

# finglas - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Young Dublin woman found safe and well

22-year-old Eimear Duffy was reported missing earlier this week.

# finglas - Friday 12 February, 2016

Five-car pile-up causing major delays on M50

Traffic is down to one lane following the crash.

# finglas - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Young buyers unhappy homes they paid deposits on were sold for social housing

The buyers of the 14 houses found out the estate had been sold on after reading it in the local newspaper.

# finglas - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

This shopping centre has just been sold for more than €3 million

The centre has five retail units, one creche, one pub, one restaurant & a gym.

# finglas - Monday 7 December, 2015

Man seriously injured after being hit by a car that was fleeing a robbery

The driver then ran into a field and is still at large.

# finglas - Saturday 31 October, 2015

These drug seizures have dealt a 'significant blow' to two criminal gangs

One operation yielded €880,000 worth of heroin, cocaine, and cannabis.

# finglas - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Dublin teen Sarah McAleer found safe and well

Sarah McAleer is 17.

# finglas - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Locals pledge to keep protesting until homeless shelter closes

The centre provides Dublin’s only supported temporary accommodation service for homeless women.

# finglas - Monday 27 July, 2015

Two in court after cannabis worth €600k and 40,000 prescription drugs seized

The seizures were made in north Dublin yesterday.

# finglas - Saturday 25 July, 2015

A Dublin man has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro (with a bathtub on his back)

Robbie Dowling says the experience pushed him “to the abyss, and then some”. His next adventure sounds even more daunting…

# finglas - Friday 17 July, 2015

Dublin man jailed for sending threatening text messages to his ex-girlfriend

He told her he was going to blow her head off, burn her house down and kill her and her new partner.

# finglas - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Teenage boy dies after being struck by car in Finglas

The 16-year-old was seriously injured in the collision and died in hospital this morning.

# finglas - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Man who attacked two people on a Dublin Bus told victim: "I'm going to kill you"

The 26-year-old accused had taken a large amount of alcohol and tablets when he assaulted the two people.

# finglas - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Two men arrested after guns and ammunition found in Finglas raid

The search was part of an intelligence led operation and investigations are ongoing.

# finglas - Monday 25 May, 2015

Missing Finglas man found safe and well

Gardaí thanked the public for their help.

# finglas - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Missing teen Corey O'Connor found safe and well

The 16-year-old has been missing from her home in Finglas since yesterday.

# finglas - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Gardaí seize cocaine, pills and drug-making chemicals in Finglas

The controlled drugs are estimated to have a street value of €500, 000.

# finglas - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Locals want centre for homeless women shut down over anti-social behaviour

The centre was opened in November.

# finglas - Friday 20 February, 2015

Thomas Kennedy's funeral hears he was a quiet family man who idolised his grandchildren RIP

Thomas Kennedy's funeral hears he was a quiet family man who idolised his grandchildren

The 81-year-old went missing last July.

# finglas - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

After "months of anguish for his bereft family", Thomas Kennedy will be laid to rest

The 81-year-old went missing last summer but his remains were not identified until last week.

# finglas - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Man in his 60s injured in knife attack in Dublin

Two males fled the scene in a car.

# finglas - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

'Champagne Killer' Karl Breen dies of suspected drug overdose

Breen was found dead on the floor of an apartment when emergency services arrived on the scene overnight.

# finglas - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Wide condemnation of 'midget parasite' abuse of President Higgins

The protesters shouted at the President and scuffled with Gardaí as his car left an event at a Finglas school.

# finglas - Friday 23 January, 2015

Guards in Finglas have found a cat ... and they're not delighted about it

Think of all the cute videos they could make together.

# finglas - Friday 16 January, 2015

Case of mistaken identity sees two families attacked by burglars

The occupants of the house were thought to be wealthy restaurant owners.

# finglas - Thursday 25 December, 2014

'I'll never give up searching for my father, there's always some hope'

The family of missing 81-year-old Thomas Kennedy have issued a renewed appeal.