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# Gang war

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# Gang war
'These gangs have more power than the gardaí': Reprisal fears following murder of James Whelan
James Whelan was shot dead in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Gardaí fear a "perfect storm" of violence following the first gang-related murder in over a year.
Violence in the area had been ramping up in recent weeks in a feud over a cocaine seizure by gardaí, reports Garreth MacNamee.
One local councillor said: "I have people coming to me saying 'I don't feel safe living here anymore'".
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# Drogheda
Torture, petrol bombs and 'garda rats': On the frontline of Drogheda's gang feud
Locals fear it’s a matter of time before someone is killed.
# Gang war
Senior Kinahan gang member gives information to gardaí on Gary Hutch murder
The intelligence helped Spanish police make an arrest in the case.
# Turf War
Two killed in biker gang war started over Starbucks
Security is tight for the funeral of one biker tomorrow, after a conflict that began over who had access to the coffee shop.