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# seized - Friday 17 October, 2014

Did you have a smartphone stolen in Dublin recently? Gardaí just found 70 of them

There was also cannabis, cocaine and heroin found at the same property.

# seized - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Holly sniffed out €600k of cannabis today

Holly found the drugs on a shipment from Spain.

# seized - Thursday 25 September, 2014

PICTURES: Four being questioned following seizure of a tonne of cocaine

The seizure was made in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

# seized - Monday 4 August, 2014

This sniffer dog found €40,000 on a man who was then arrested

You’re our hero, Alfie.

# seized - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Air pistols and shotguns were the most seized firearms last year

There was only one assault rifle seized.

# seized - Friday 27 June, 2014

# seized - Monday 2 June, 2014

Man charged after shotgun and ammo found in Tallaght house

Gardaí in Tallaght seized the items after carrying out the search of a house in Rossfield Park in Tallaght at around 4pm yesterday.

# seized - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

This is what €850,000 worth of tobacco and 60 litres of un-distilled alcohol looks like

Gardaí said no arrests have been made at this time in connection with the search and seizure at a premises in Louth this morning.

# seized - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Cannabis plants seized at Wicklow house

A man in his 50s was arrested at the scene.

# seized - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# seized - Monday 17 March, 2014

Cigarettes hidden in 12 suitcases seized at Cork Airport

Officers stopped and searched four men as they disembarked a flight from Wroclaw last night.

# seized - Friday 7 February, 2014

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Here's what €2m worth of counterfeit cash looks like

The cash was seized from dissident republican groups last weekend.

# seized - Thursday 6 February, 2014

'Operation Cigar' leads to seizure of 85 kilos of tobacco and nearly 4,000 cigarettes

One non-Irish national man was arrested in the seizure.

# seized - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Two held after Dublin drugs and ammunition seizure

The search of a house in west Tallaght yielded drugs worth €90,000 and a quantity of ammunition.

# seized - Monday 9 December, 2013

"Elaborate grow house" in Waterford yields €470,000 worth of seized cannabis

A woman in her 40s was arrested at scene of the seizure yesterday.

# seized - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Tobacco-detection dog sniffs out 52,400 illegal cigarettes

Two women from Lithuania were arrested.

# seized - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Man arrested as cannabis worth €280k is seized in Roscommon

Gardaí made the recovery following the search rural house in Athleague.

# seized - Monday 5 August, 2013

20,100 cigarettes concealed in car are seized

The cigarettes were worth almost €10,000.

# seized - Friday 2 August, 2013

Ralph the dog helps Revenue seize €1.5 million of heroin at Rosslare port

A Dutch national in his 60s has been arrested and is to be taken to Wexford garda station shortly, Revenue said.

# seized - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Heroin and cannabis worth €120k seized in Celbridge

A 19-year-old man has been arrested.

# seized - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Customs seize €48k in cash from passenger at Cork Airport

The money was found in the carry-on luggage of a passenger attempting to fly to Amsterdam.

# seized - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Quarter-million worth of cocaine seized in Leinster Road flat

Two men were arrested after planned gardaí raids.

# seized - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Two men arrested after €400,000 of cannabis seized

A house was searched in the Tuam area today, leading to the find and arrests.

# seized - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Revenue seizes cash from man attempting to board ferry in Dublin

A man in his 30s was attempting to board a ferry to Holyhead while carrying €45,000 in cash.

# seized - Saturday 1 June, 2013

MDMA, cocaine and cannabis found in Kerry raid

One man is being questioned in relation to the drugs haul.

# seized - Friday 12 April, 2013

'Large quantity' of ecstasy seized in Darndale

A man in his 30s was arrested this afternoon.

# seized - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Six arrested and cannabis plants seized in South East search

Gardaí searched houses this morning in counties Waterford, Wexford, Carlow and Kildare.

# seized - Friday 8 March, 2013

Man arrested at Dublin Airport after ingesting 77 pellets of cocaine

Revenue said separate discoveries of drugs and cigarettes this week would have been worth about €65,000.

# seized - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Heroin worth more than €100k seized in Dublin

Gardaí seized two batches of the drug in Dublin’s south inner city yesterday.

# seized - Monday 4 March, 2013

Revenue seize drugs worth €135,000 in three airport incidents Revenue This post contains images

Revenue seize drugs worth €135,000 in three airport incidents

Drugs were found concealed in candles, in cassava leaves, and having been ingested.

# seized - Monday 7 January, 2013

Hundreds of cannabis plants seized in Carlow

The discovery is thought to be worth about a quarter of a million euros.

# seized - Saturday 15 December, 2012

UN court orders release of Argentine ship in Ghana

The ARA Libertad training ship was seized in October in the port of Tema as collateral for unpaid bonds dating from Argentina’s economic crisis a decade ago.

# seized - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Three men charged in connection with cannabis seizure

Some 20 kilos of cannabis herb with an approximate street value of €400,000 was found during a search in Waterford.

# seized - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Revenue seizes 60,000 cigarettes, 11,000 litres of alcohol

The seizures took place in Co Louth today as part of an operation with the gardaí. The cigarettes have a retail value of €282,000.

# seized - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Revenue seize €40,000 in cash at Dublin Airport

Two men were stopped and searched as part of an intelligence-led operation.

# seized - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Arrests as gardaí seize firearm in Crumlin

Gardaí seized the item, along with firearm component parts in an operation in Crumlin.

# seized - Friday 28 September, 2012

Three men arrested over €1.5 million cannabis seizure

Gardaí have seized €1.5 million worth of drugs as part of an ongoing investigation in Cork and Limerick.

# seized - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

€1.4 million worth of heroin seized near Liffey Valley shopping centre

Two men are due in court tomorrow, while a woman remains in custody.

# seized - Monday 24 September, 2012

7.6 million contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

The cigarettes, of brands which are not otherwise sold in Ireland, were stored in a shipment described as ‘furniture’.

# seized - Monday 17 September, 2012

Three in court charged with Wexford cannabis haul

Two men and a women have appeared at Wexford District Court following Saturday’s seizure of plants worth €164,000.