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# lucan - Friday 18 July, 2014

Three men arrested and property recovered in Dublin dissident republican investigation

They’re currently being held at Lucan and Clondalkin Garda Stations.

# lucan - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

"Strong sales" at Allsop auction, as landmark Dublin pub goes for €410,000

The latest high-profile auction of homes, retail outlets and business premises is taking place at the RDS in Dublin today…

# lucan - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Six cars set on fire in housing estate car park in Lucan

The incident occurred late last night. No arrests have yet been made.

# lucan - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Former Green TD (turned musician) Paul Gogarty gains council seat

The two-term Green deputy has long-since left the party fold after his membership lapsed.

# lucan - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

24-year-old man arrested over murder of Dean Johnson

Johnson was murdered at Harelawn Green, Clondalkin on 24 August 2013.

# lucan - Monday 12 May, 2014

Man arrested after viable device found at Dublin hotel

The device was made safe by a bomb disposal team yesterday afternoon.

# lucan - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Viable device made safe at Dublin hotel

The Defence Forces made the device safe without the need for a controlled explosion.

# lucan - Monday 7 April, 2014

Have you seen Thomas Moffett? He has been missing from Lucan since March

The 53-year-old was last seen at his home on Esker Lane.

# lucan - Monday 17 March, 2014

John Gilligan left Ireland last night after being discharged from hospital

The convicted criminal is reported to have taken a ferry from Dublin in the middle of the night.

# lucan - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Investigations continued into two Dublin murders, Crimea voted… and the triumphant BOD & co. returned home.

# lucan - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Man in his 40s shot dead in Lucan, burnt out car found nearby

The attack happened in Earlsfort View at around 7.30pm.

# lucan - Friday 14 February, 2014

Gardaí seek info on getaway car after kickboxer (46) shot dead in Lucan

The man has been named as James Talbot, who was married with four children.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning as we nudge closer to the weekend.

TD calls public meeting that opposes social housing that he voted for

Derek Keating was a county councillor when the social housing was agreed upon, but says that he didn’t understand the implications of the plan before he was a TD.

Man seriously injured after shooting in Lucan estate

The incident in the west Dublin suburb took place at about 10.30pm.

# lucan - Friday 27 December, 2013

# lucan - Monday 14 October, 2013

FG TD who was told not to help with communion insists he's 'very much pro-life'

Derek Keating has been told not to fulfil his duties as a minister of the Eucharist at St Mary’s Parish in Lucan in the wake of his support for the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill last July.

# lucan - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Government has no plans to buy 274 acre Liffey Valley site

Campaigners want the lands at St Edmundsbury in Lucan bought to make up part of a proposed Liffey Valley Park, but nobody seems to have the money.

# lucan - Friday 20 September, 2013

Gardaí respond to burglary call - and arrest two men inside house

The men, aged 31 and 29, were arrested by gardaí from Lucan.

# lucan - Monday 16 September, 2013

Man charged over firearm found during murder investigation

James McMahon (23) was remanded in prison until next week after being charged with possession of a shotgun found during investigations into the murder of Dean Johnson.

# lucan - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Shotgun and drugs found during garda searches over Johnson murder

Dean Johnson was killed in August 2013. Two people were arrested in connection with yesterday’s searches.

# lucan - Thursday 22 August, 2013

17-year-old arrested after An Post van is stolen

Gardaí in Lucan are appealing for witnesses after an unoccupied van was stolen in the Rosse Court area.

# lucan - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Varadkar: 'I've no plans to introduce new tolls while I'm Transport Minister'

Leo Varadkar was responding to reports of possible new toll points on the M50 motorway in Dublin.

# lucan - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Two gardaí in hospital following assault during Dublin house search

A garda car was also rammed in the incident that happened in Meile an Rí, Balgaddy Lane in Lucan.

# lucan - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Gardaí investigate if TD assistant removed ‘thousands’ of newspapers from shops

The assistant is alleged to have removed the newspapers from shops in Lucan after the paper ran a negative story about Fine Gael TD Derek Keating.

# lucan - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Two arrested in overnight drug seizure in Dublin

A quantity of cannabis worth €400,000 was also seized during a search in Lucan last night.

# lucan - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Cocaine and firearm seized at house in west Dublin

The drugs and gun were found as part of an ongoing investigation by Gardaí into drug-dealing in the area.

# lucan - Friday 8 February, 2013

Gardaí recover stolen property worth €300,000 in Kildare

Four men have been arrested and three are due to appear in court this morning.

# lucan - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Late-night operation to remove viable explosive device in Lucan

An army bomb disposal unit carried out a controlled explosion after being deployed to a residential area in Ardglen.

# lucan - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Two arrests after €140,000 cocaine seizure in Lucan

The men were arrested separately after a search of a car, and a follow-up search of a house where cash was seized.

# lucan - Monday 28 May, 2012

Gardaí seize €2.25 million worth of heroin in Dublin

One man has been arrested after the major drugs seizure was made in Lucan in Dublin yesterday evening.

# lucan - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Man in 50s dies in overnight fire in Lucan

The man was the only occupant in the house in the Esker Park area, where the fire broke out in the kitchen overnight.

# lucan - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge Want a private airport outside Dublin? Yours for just €3million... Private Airport This post contains videos

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It comes with a house, restaurant and “state of the art” hangar facilities. Oh, and 28 stables.

# lucan - Friday 14 October, 2011

Gardaí seek help finding missing Lucan girl, 16

Michelle Doyle, from Moyglass Road in Lucan, has not been seen since Wednesday afternoon. Gardaí are appealing for help.

# lucan - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Missing Lucan teenager Ciara Coffey located safe and well

The 15-year-old had been missing since Tuesday.

# lucan - Friday 7 October, 2011

Appeal for missing teenager from Lucan

Ciara Coffey, 15, has been missing since Tuesday.

# lucan - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Man in court over false imprisonment of family

The incident involved a family with two young children, who were held hostage in 2009.

# lucan - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

Missing teen may have run away with killer father

The mother of missing Michelle Doyle fears she may be with her father, John Doyle – a man with manslaughter convictions.

# lucan - Friday 3 December, 2010

GARDAÍ INVESTIGATING A fatal stabbing in west Co Dublin last night have preserved the scene overnight. A 33-year-old man died in the incident which took place at a house at the Cannonbrook estate in Lucan at around 7.30pm yesterday. A 25 year old male arrested at the scene was brought to Lucan Garda Station.