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Four men arrested after house of man in his 90s burgled
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Four men arrested after house of man in his 90s burgled

Jan 5th 2018, 8:29 PM 28,488 Views 72 Comments

The man was unharmed by the intruders.

Man arrested after gardaí recover two caravans, 4x4 and power tools in Kilkenny
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Man arrested after gardaí recover two caravans, 4x4 and power tools in Kilkenny

Nov 14th 2017, 5:40 PM 39,938 Views 33 Comments

There have a number of burglaries in the area over the last few weeks.

Gardaí seize drugs worth estimated €270,000 and arrest four people in Dublin
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí seize drugs worth estimated €270,000 and arrest four people in Dublin

Oct 14th 2017, 5:41 PM 19,416 Views 0 Comments

The operation was carried out as part of operation Thor by members of the Divisional Task Force based in Ballymun.

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Project Storm
# Project Storm

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow

Oct 11th 2017, 7:40 PM 19,220 Views 0 Comments

The arrests were for a number of different offences including theft, assault and burglary.

35 arrested after garda operation in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

35 arrested after garda operation in Kilkenny and Carlow

Sep 28th 2017, 7:58 PM 25,976 Views 0 Comments

Seven vehicles were seized for non compliance of various road traffic acts.

Man in court after gardaí stop car in Carlow and find €1.2 million
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Man in court after gardaí stop car in Carlow and find €1.2 million

Aug 27th 2017, 8:51 AM 78,706 Views 0 Comments

The man is aged in his 50s.

18 people arrested as part of crackdown at Omni and Pavilion Shopping Centres
# Retail Day Of Action
# Retail Day Of Action

18 people arrested as part of crackdown at Omni and Pavilion Shopping Centres

Jul 9th 2017, 1:00 PM 56,006 Views 65 Comments

The five cars found to be in breach of Road Traffic Acts were seized in and around the shopping centres.

34 people arrested after 72 checkpoints carried out in Waterford
# Project Storm
# Project Storm

34 people arrested after 72 checkpoints carried out in Waterford

Jun 21st 2017, 9:21 PM 41,389 Views 27 Comments

Increased high visibility foot patrols were carried out across 18 neighbourhoods in the city.

Thirteen people arrested after cocaine and cannabis seized in Clare
# Project Banner
# Project Banner

Thirteen people arrested after cocaine and cannabis seized in Clare

Jun 20th 2017, 7:15 PM 19,846 Views 24 Comments

The two day initiative was part of Operation Thor.

24 people arrested during day-long Garda crime crackdown in Co Kilkenny
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

24 people arrested during day-long Garda crime crackdown in Co Kilkenny

Jun 15th 2017, 10:49 PM 26,855 Views 36 Comments

The day-long operation was part of an Operation Thor offshoot codenamed Project Storm.

42 people arrested and 15 charged after gardaí search 19 premises in Kilkenny
# Project Storm
# Project Storm

42 people arrested and 15 charged after gardaí search 19 premises in Kilkenny

Jun 8th 2017, 6:39 PM 105,994 Views 0 Comments

The searches were carried out over the past three days.

Two arrests as €50k worth of stolen industrial and gardening tools seized at Dublin port
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Two arrests as €50k worth of stolen industrial and gardening tools seized at Dublin port

May 1st 2017, 8:54 AM 49,928 Views 41 Comments

Irish men aged 38 and 29 were arrested as part of Operation Thor.

Gardaí stop driver for wearing no seatbelt, find fake tax and insurance discs
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí stop driver for wearing no seatbelt, find fake tax and insurance discs

Apr 8th 2017, 6:27 PM 93,780 Views 83 Comments

It’s been a busy day for gardaí checking for valid tax and insurance.

Gardaí seize €850,000 worth of heroin and cocaine in Tipperary drugs raid
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí seize €850,000 worth of heroin and cocaine in Tipperary drugs raid

Mar 8th 2017, 7:37 PM 17,871 Views 23 Comments

A man was arrested and is currently being questioned.

Garda crime crackdown: 3 arrested in Limerick and 6 in Dublin
# Offences
# Offences

Garda crime crackdown: 3 arrested in Limerick and 6 in Dublin

Feb 26th 2017, 5:33 PM 19,789 Views 22 Comments

Three were arrested today in Limerick and six people were arrested as part of Operation Thor this week in Dublin.

Van that pulled over before reaching Garda checkpoint was full of stolen bikes and computers
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Van that pulled over before reaching Garda checkpoint was full of stolen bikes and computers

Feb 20th 2017, 8:39 PM 43,138 Views 29 Comments

He was detained after the vehicle stopped on the hard shoulder of the road, to the north of a checkpoint.

48 people arrested after 21 planned searches in Carlow
# Project Storm
# Project Storm

48 people arrested after 21 planned searches in Carlow

Feb 14th 2017, 10:01 PM 24,638 Views 0 Comments

A total of fifty trainee gardaí from the Garda College Templemore assisted in the operation.

Gardaí catch teen with stolen jewellery and jar of coins
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Gardaí catch teen with stolen jewellery and jar of coins

Feb 4th 2017, 7:58 AM 27,234 Views 23 Comments

The teenage boy was arrested after he failed to stop his car for gardaí. in Wicklow.

Two young men charged over burglaries in Offaly
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Two young men charged over burglaries in Offaly

Jan 31st 2017, 7:29 AM 13,052 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí carried out a number of planned searches at residential properties in the Birr area yesterday.

Fifty-one people arrested after 19 searches in Kilkenny
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Fifty-one people arrested after 19 searches in Kilkenny

Jan 25th 2017, 5:55 PM 21,893 Views 0 Comments

Heroin and cannabis herb were seized along with diesel, power tools and gas cylinders.

13 people arrested in Thor courts crackdown in west Dublin
# Crime
# Crime

13 people arrested in Thor courts crackdown in west Dublin

Jan 14th 2017, 12:20 PM 24,238 Views 31 Comments

The series of arrests were targeted at those in breach-of-court related offences

Stolen power tools, machinery and ornaments worth €150k recovered by gardaí
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Stolen power tools, machinery and ornaments worth €150k recovered by gardaí

Jan 13th 2017, 9:55 PM 27,524 Views 22 Comments

Gardaí from Kilkenny, Tipperary and Carlow conducted a number of searches today and yesterday.

Operation Thor hailed a success as burglaries fall by 2,320 in the capital
# Fight The Good Fight
# Fight The Good Fight

Operation Thor hailed a success as burglaries fall by 2,320 in the capital

Jan 11th 2017, 6:10 AM 13,004 Views 17 Comments

The garda operation is set to continue for at least the next 12 months.

Man due before court over €1.5 million cocaine seizure
# Rathmines
# Rathmines

Man due before court over €1.5 million cocaine seizure

Nov 19th 2016, 12:29 PM 9,856 Views 0 Comments

The seizure occurred in Rathmines yesterday morning as part of Operation Thor.

Cocaine worth €1.5 million seized in south Dublin
# Cocaine Seizure
# Cocaine Seizure

Cocaine worth €1.5 million seized in south Dublin

Nov 18th 2016, 10:01 PM 22,138 Views 16 Comments

The drugs were discovered as part of a planned search by specialist officers.

Man arrested after 'attempting to sell stolen car he advertised online'
# Smashing The Car-tel
# Smashing The Car-tel

Man arrested after 'attempting to sell stolen car he advertised online'

Nov 16th 2016, 5:58 PM 24,582 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí have issued advice to any potential car buyers to double check the vehicle is legitimate.

45 cannabis plants worth €36,000 seized in Cavan
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

45 cannabis plants worth €36,000 seized in Cavan

Oct 29th 2016, 1:34 PM 14,097 Views 55 Comments

A man was arrested and then released, and a file is being prepared for the DPP.

Burglars are most likely to come through your front door in the early evening
# Dark Winter Months
# Dark Winter Months

Burglars are most likely to come through your front door in the early evening

Oct 25th 2016, 8:44 AM 25,908 Views 25 Comments

Gardaí are urging people to ensure that houses look occupied.

Man arrested after gardaí search 6 premises in 3 Leinster counties
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Man arrested after gardaí search 6 premises in 3 Leinster counties

Oct 22nd 2016, 4:43 PM 21,934 Views 0 Comments

The man is being detained at a Kildare garda station under Section Four of the Criminal Justice Act.

Over 30 people arrested and charged after six day garda operation
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Over 30 people arrested and charged after six day garda operation

Oct 21st 2016, 3:19 PM 19,771 Views 12 Comments

Specialist officers manned checkpoints across the capital as they targeted transient criminals.

52 arrested, fireworks and drugs seized, in giant public crime crackdown in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

52 arrested, fireworks and drugs seized, in giant public crime crackdown in Kilkenny and Carlow

Oct 19th 2016, 9:24 PM 24,889 Views 31 Comments

It is the ninth such concentrated day of action nationwide.

64 people arrested by gardaí in massive Thor crackdown in Carlow and Kilkenny
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

64 people arrested by gardaí in massive Thor crackdown in Carlow and Kilkenny

Oct 6th 2016, 10:58 PM 83,956 Views 58 Comments

Operation Thor is a multi-strand national anti-crime strategy.

Arrests climb to 45 following huge Garda operation in Carlow
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Arrests climb to 45 following huge Garda operation in Carlow

Sep 13th 2016, 9:15 PM 107,143 Views 0 Comments

At least 12 house searches were carried out by 70 gardaí, including the mounted unit, dog unit, regional support and 50 trainee gardaí.

Gardaí have seized cannabis herb worth €90,000 in Kildare
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí have seized cannabis herb worth €90,000 in Kildare

Sep 11th 2016, 8:30 PM 20,094 Views 35 Comments

Two people were also arrested and detained on suspicion of carrying out burglaries, while several road traffic offences were also “disclosed”.

Gardaí seize three cars, two laptops and an iPad after pulling driver over
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí seize three cars, two laptops and an iPad after pulling driver over

Sep 1st 2016, 3:29 PM 29,204 Views 35 Comments

Five men have been arrested.

Stolen Audi cars recovered in Meath and Wicklow as gardaí target organised crime gang
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Stolen Audi cars recovered in Meath and Wicklow as gardaí target organised crime gang

Aug 31st 2016, 11:06 PM 33,547 Views 31 Comments

One man is his 50s was arrested and is currently detained at Tallaght Garda Station.

Gardaí recover stolen cars, a boat and three ride-on lawnmowers
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí recover stolen cars, a boat and three ride-on lawnmowers

Aug 30th 2016, 1:31 PM 23,946 Views 31 Comments

And a regular lawnmower.

All in an afternoon: Almost €750,000 worth of drugs seized in Dublin and Limerick
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

All in an afternoon: Almost €750,000 worth of drugs seized in Dublin and Limerick

Aug 18th 2016, 8:39 AM 17,301 Views 30 Comments

Gardaí in Dublin and Limerick seized drugs, firearms, and ammunition yesterday as part of their crime-prevention operation.

Three teenagers arrested over early morning shop robbery
# Kildare Town
# Kildare Town

Three teenagers arrested over early morning shop robbery

Aug 9th 2016, 10:22 AM 18,007 Views 13 Comments

Gardaí said the teenagers took a quantity of cash and cigarettes from the shop before fleeing the scene in a car.