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Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Garda Operation

This year
Seven men arrested in Garda operation targeting criminal gangs in Mayo and Galway
They have been detained for offences including serious assault, violent disorder, possession of weapons and drug offences.
Four people arrested and motorcyclist injured after south Dublin car chase
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.
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Man arrested for 'brothel-keeping' as part of garda action on human trafficking
As a result of the initiative, one female victim of sexual labour/exploitation was identified.
33 arrested and 11 charged in pre-Christmas garda operation targeting drug trafficking and theft
Some 15 planned arrests resulted in 10 theft offences, one road traffic offence, three drugs offences and one count of fraud.
Garda operation targets gang behind HSE cyber attack
A garda spokesman said the operation had “directly prevented” other ransomware attacks across the world.
Gardaí restrict access to Dublin streets and arrest 10 people for public order incidents
Gardaí say they came under fire on South Anne Street and Temple Bar.
Gardaí make fifth arrest in relation to theft of €1.1 million from Dublin company
The man, aged in his late teens, was arrested this morning.
Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath
A man in his 40s was arrested by gardaí following the search of a business premises at Rathfeigh.
€50,000 cash seized as two women arrested on suspicion of money laundering in Laois
The women were arrested after their car was stopped on the M7 motorway this afternoon.
Two motorists arrested and over 600 tested for intoxicated driving in overnight Garda operation
The initiative – Operation Surround – was carried out in various locations in Co Kildare.
Gardaí investigating rural burglaries carry out raids in Dublin
Searches were carried out by gardaí in Dublin yesterday.
New garda operation catches five taxis 'taking longer route' to Dublin Airport
A total of 11 taxi drivers in two weeks were found to either be overcharging or taking longer routes.
'Nobody deserves to die the way Neddy died' - Hutch family pleads for violence to end
The father-of-five was gunned down in his home on the night of 8 February.
70 gardaí involved in operation targeting thefts, robberies in Dublin city
Ten teenagers were arrested and Garda searches carried out in Dublin and Louth this morning.
Garda operations in Dublin lead to seizures of drugs, a handgun and ammunition
Two men have been arrested in separate operations in Coolock and Clondalkin.
Man due in court over Kilkenny cannabis plant haul
A man in his 20s will appear before Waterford District Court this morning after over 400 plants were seized yesterday.
Hundreds of cannabis plants seized in anti-drug operation
Plants were discovered during the search of a house in Co Kilkenny.
Cannabis plants and cash seized in garda searches
Properties in west Dublin and Navan were searched today as part of an ongoing investigation into the activities of an eastern European criminal gang.
3,000 cannabis plants found in Wexford house
Gardaí say the plants have an estimated street value of €400,000.
Man appears in Carlow court over drug seizure
Gardaí say that up to €2.1m in drugs were discovered during searches yesterday and today.
Three arrested over Youghal cannabis cultivation operation
Gardaí say they discovered a large quantity of cannabis plants at an industrial estate in Springfield last night.
Two arrested over cannabis plant seizure
The men were taken into custody after gardaí discovered cannabis plants at an industrial unit in Tallaght, Dublin.
'Operation Focus' targets high-risk areas in push to prevent road deaths
New road safety campaign will focus on key areas in each garda region around the country.
14 charged over sale and supply of drugs in Dublin
Eleven adults charged today are due to appear in court tomorrow.
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Gardaí endured "unnecessary hardships" during Obama and Queen visits
The Garda representative body says some members were denied “basic human needs” and felt “undervalued”.
Major road closures and parking restrictions announced ahead of state visits
Gardaí announce traffic plan for visits by Queen Elizabeth and Barack Obama, with major restrictions for Dublin city centre and Kildare during the royal visit.
13 arrested in major garda operation
Nine people have been arrested as part of a major garda operation into drugs trafficking and organised crime.