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# jobstown - Monday 9 February, 2015

Paul Murphy released from garda custody, says he didn't answer questions about Jobstown

Murphy was still in his pyjamas when offficers called to his south Dublin home, his partner has said.

"I'm not some sort of master criminal that deserves to have six gardaí at my door" Paul Murphy This post contains videos

"I'm not some sort of master criminal that deserves to have six gardaí at my door"

TD Paul Murphy has been speaking to reporters, following his release from garda custody.

"You would imagine he was a big fellow, that he would resist arrest or something"

Joe Higgins says six gardaí called to arrest his colleague Paul Murphy at his house this morning.

# jobstown - Monday 22 December, 2014

Joan on Jobstown: 'When I was in that car I was worried about the parallels with fascism'

The Tánaiste has been speaking about her experience at the hands of water protesters last month.

# jobstown - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

"I voted Fine Gael. I thought they were going to be the bees knees."

The mistrust and anger at the Government parties was palpable, as crowds gathered from the train and the Luas at Heuston this morning.

# jobstown - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Secondary students fight back against the media's obsession with water charges received some interesting letters in the post today…

# jobstown - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Joan Burton: Labour will see out its term in office

The Tánaiste has said that a General Election won’t be taking place next year.

Lynn Boylan: Jobstown protest was completely blown out of proportion

The Sinn Féin MEP is not happy with how the protest was covered by the media.

# jobstown - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Joan Burton's given an official Garda statement about Jobstown

Gardaí have also been trawling through video footage captured and uploaded to social media sites, as part of their follow-up investigations.

'I was concerned if the car doors opened what would happen next' - Joan Burton

The Tánaiste and Mary Lou McDonald had another argument today, but this one didn’t lead to a four-hour sit-in.

# jobstown - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Does Paul Murphy think he's too posh to represent working people? Champagne Socialist This post contains videos

Does Paul Murphy think he's too posh to represent working people?

The Socialist TD’s background has come under scrutiny in the wake of his involvement in the Jobstown protest last weekend.

# jobstown - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Paul Murphy: It would have been peaceful to hold Joan Burton for 12 hours No Apologies This post contains videos

Paul Murphy: It would have been peaceful to hold Joan Burton for 12 hours

The Socialist TD has defended his actions in Saturday’s controversial protest.

TD uses image of Australian family to highlight homelessness in Ireland

The AAA TD Ruth Coppinger tweeted a graphic using an image taken from an Australian news website.

# jobstown - Monday 17 November, 2014

Frances Fitzgerald: Gardaí are not heavy-handed at water protests

Tánaiste Joan Burton was trapped in her car by anti-water charge protesters for almost three hours on Saturday.

# jobstown - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Two arrested over protest that trapped Joan Burton in her car for hours

Protesters surrounded the Tánaiste’s car chanting “peaceful protest” as she attempted to leave a graduation ceremony in Jobstown.

# jobstown - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Cyclist seriously injured in collision with vehicle, one man arrested

The incident occurred earlier this afternoon on the N81 at Jobstown.

# jobstown - Monday 26 May, 2014

Labour candidate filmed being heckled while canvassing in viral video wins seat

Martina Genockey gained a 9.4 per cent share of the votes.

# jobstown - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Video: Labour candidate verbally abused while out canvassing

Labour traitors was repeatedly shouted at the local election candidate.

# jobstown - Sunday 20 April, 2014

A homemade bomb was found outside a house in Tallaght this evening

The device was found in the Glenshane of Jobstown.

# jobstown - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Teenager due in court on gun charges

Gardaí say the young man was arrested after being spotted in possession of a firearm in Jobstown.

# jobstown - Friday 21 June, 2013

Viable explosive device found under car in Tallaght

The IED was made safe by an army bomb disposal team last night.

# jobstown - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Dublin boys win Lego award for robot reminding people to take medicines

The winning boys from Jobstown built a robot and app reminding older people to take their vital medicines.

# jobstown - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Male released over seizure of firearm and drugs in Dublin

Gardai recovered a sawn-off shotgun along with a number of cartridges and €200,000 worth of illegal drugs when they searched a car in Jobstown area during the week.

# jobstown - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Teen arrested as sawn-off shotgun and drugs seized in Tallaght

Gardaí arrested the man in his late teens in the Jobstown area of the south Dublin suburb this evening.

# jobstown - Monday 10 December, 2012

From The42 Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title Boxing This post contains videos

Hyland leaves Las Vegas with enhanced reputation but no world title

Snooki and Mitt Romney were ringside for the bout.

# jobstown - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Four arrested after cash-in-transit van raid

Three men and a woman remain in Garda custody.

# jobstown - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Tallaght children graduate with improved literacy skills Education This post contains images

Tallaght children graduate with improved literacy skills

Doodle Den provides an early-literacy model for communities.

# jobstown - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Gardaí investigating after shots fired at Tallaght home

No-one was injured in the shooting on Bawnlea Avenue in Dublin late last night.