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# operation tara

Last month
November 2023
Large growhouse found at residence in Cavan, over 200 cannabis plants seized
Two men were arrested at the scene.
Gardaí seize €2 million worth of cocaine as well as firearms and cannabis in series of raids
Four men were arrested in relation to drug trafficking and were detained at Garda stations in Dublin and Meath.
This year
2023
Man (20s) arrested after €572,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
The drugs were seized during the search of residential properties in the west Dublin area last night.
Gardaí seize €10 million worth of counterfeit cigarettes in Dublin
No arrests were made during the operation and investigations are ongoing.
Man arrested after €3.9 million worth of cannabis seized in Balbriggan, Co Dublin
One man in his 20s was arrested.
Gardaí seize €660,000 worth of cannabis in Enniscorthy
No one was arrested during the operation and gardaí said investigations are ongoing.
Man charged after suspected cocaine worth €70,000 seized in Tallaght
A woman in her 40s was also arrested but was released without charge.
Two men due in court following seizure of €406,000 worth of suspected cocaine and heroin
The suspected drugs were found following searches in Finglas and Lucan in Dublin.
Three men arrested after gardaí seize cannabis herb worth over €600,000 in Co Dublin
Cannabis herb worth over €600,000 and €15,000 in cash was seized.
Drugs worth over €116,000 seized in Co Louth
The seizure was part of a targeted operation targeting the cultivation, sale and supply of drugs in the Drogheda and surrounding areas.
Man due in court over seizure of over €480,000 worth of drugs
He is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this afternoon.
Organised crime gardaí seize €700k of cocaine in Dublin
A man in his 30s was also arrested.
Five men due in court as part of probe into drug-related intimidation
The men have been charged with a total of 19 offences relating to the investigation.
Last year
2022
Four arrested after gardaí seize nearly €300,000 worth of drugs in Dublin and Limerick
The searches were carried out as part of Operation Tara.
Man due in court after €1.12 million worth of cocaine found in Drogheda
The seizure was made as part of Operation Tara.
Man charged after €137,000 of suspected heroin and cocaine seized in Dublin
Separately, a man in his 50s has been charged in relation to the seizure of €1 million worth of heroin and cocaine.
Two people arrested after gardaí seize over €1 million worth of heroin and cocaine
Gardaí made the seizure following a search of a residential property in Dublin yesterday evening.
Man charged in relation to seizure of €110k of drugs and almost €30k in cash in Longford
The drugs and cash were seized during the search of two houses in Longford Town yesterday.
Man arrested after gardaí seize €60,000 worth of cocaine in Tuam
Gardaí carried out a search under warrant at a domestic residence in Tuam yesterday.
Drugs, speed boats, scramblers and scooters seized during Dublin search operation
The search was part of an operation targeting the sale and supply of drugs, as well as anti-social behaviour, in the Dublin 1 area.
Two men arrested after seizure of kilogramme of cocaine worth over €75k
One man is aged in his 20s and the other is in his teens.
€300,000 worth of cannabis seized in Tipperary and Carlow
Two men were arrested by gardaí.
Gardaí seize over €500,000 of cannabis from Tipperary growhouse
No arrests have been made.
Man arrested after gardaí seize drugs worth €50,000 in north Dublin
The man has since been released and is expected to appear before Dublin District Court later this month.
Two arrested after Gardaí seized €127,000 of cannabis in Dublin
Gardaí searched a house in Drimnagh yesterday evening at around 7:00pm.
Gardaí seize cocaine worth €325k in raid on west Dublin drug gang
A man in his 20s has been arrested.
Man (40s) arrested after €150,000 worth of cannabis herb and plants seized in Galway
The man is due to appear before Galway District Court this morning.
Two men arrested after Cork gardaí seize €62,000 worth of drugs
Gardaí searched two men at Kent Railway Station yesterday evening at around 7:40pm.
Gardaí discover cannabis worth over €70,000 in underground bunker in Galway
Two people were arrested at the scene.
Man arrested as gardaí seize over €1.5 million of suspected drugs and over €39,000 in cash
The seizures were made following search operations in counties Kildare and Meath yesterday.
Man arrested after €60,000 worth of cannabis and €9,000 in cash seized in Cork
Gardaí made the seizure in a house in the East Hill area of Cobh yesterday.
Man arrested after gardaí seize €30,000 of cannabis in Galway
The drugs were seized during a search of a house in the Knocknacarra area of Galway yesterday.
Two men arrested after €28,000 worth of cannabis and cocaine seized in Cork
€11,000 in cash was also seized during the searches, which were carried out as part of Operation Tara.
Gardaí seize two firearms and arrest two people in Dublin operation
Searches were carried out in Ballymun and Finglas.
Man arrested as €140,000 diamorphine seized in Dublin search
Gardaí made the seizure in a residential property in Clondalkin.
Woman arrested as gardaí seize €211,000 worth of cannabis and heroin
The seizure was made after gardaí stopped and searched a vehicle on the Clonmacken Road in Limerick yesterday.
Gardaí seize €125k worth of cannabis after raiding growhouse in Tipperary
One person has been charged in relation to the seizure.
Two arrested as gardaí seize €100,000 worth of cannabis in Galway
One of the men is due to appear before Galway District Court at 2pm today.
Four men to appear in court in relation to cash and vehicle seizures in Dublin
The seizures were made as part of an operation led by the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau.
Man arrested after €115k in cash and drugs seized in Louth
The seizure was made after Gardaí stopped and searched a vehicle on the Carrickmacross Road.