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#Seizure

# seizure - Friday 27 January, 2017

3 men charged over Dublin gun seizure
# Courts
# Courts

3 men charged over Dublin gun seizure

Jan 27th 2017, 1:17 PM 12,408 Views 0 Comments

The men are due before the Dublin District Court today.

Man in his 40s appears in court after gardaí seize €200,000 worth of cannabis in Kerry raid
# Listowel
# Listowel

Man in his 40s appears in court after gardaí seize €200,000 worth of cannabis in Kerry raid

Jan 27th 2017, 8:21 AM 13,868 Views 34 Comments

Gardaí made the seizure at about 4.30pm at a property in in the Kilmorna area of Listowel.

# seizure - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Over €300k belonging to criminal gang discovered in woman's home following search
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Over €300k belonging to criminal gang discovered in woman's home following search

Jan 25th 2017, 5:30 PM 35,499 Views 18 Comments

A total of 15 guns, including an an assault rifle, were found by gardaí at a west Dublin premises yesterday.

# seizure - Saturday 21 January, 2017

No arrests made as cannabis worth €37.5 million found in tractor parts
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

No arrests made as cannabis worth €37.5 million found in tractor parts

Jan 21st 2017, 1:22 PM 23,724 Views 69 Comments

This one seizure at Dublin Port is larger than the total amount seized in 2015 and 2016 combined.

# seizure - Friday 20 January, 2017

Massive drugs seizure: Gardaí and customs net cannabis worth €37.5 million
# Seizure
# Seizure

Massive drugs seizure: Gardaí and customs net cannabis worth €37.5 million

Jan 20th 2017, 7:50 PM 40,066 Views 89 Comments

The seizure happened at 2pm this afternoon.

# seizure - Saturday 31 December, 2016

'Sophisticated grow house' with €210k worth of cannabis found by gardaí
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

'Sophisticated grow house' with €210k worth of cannabis found by gardaí

Dec 31st 2016, 7:20 PM 14,377 Views 25 Comments

More than 200 plants at various stages of growth were found at a house in Dundalk.

# seizure - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Cash, cigarettes and tobacco seized in Revenue raids
# Smoked Out
# Smoked Out

Cash, cigarettes and tobacco seized in Revenue raids

Dec 28th 2016, 10:07 AM 11,276 Views 8 Comments

Revenue discovered the tobacco products following a number of searches in the Louth area.

# seizure - Saturday 17 December, 2016

50-year-old woman among three arrested after €2.8 million worth of cannabis seized in Cavan
# Weeded OUt
# Weeded OUt

50-year-old woman among three arrested after €2.8 million worth of cannabis seized in Cavan

Dec 17th 2016, 1:27 PM 14,648 Views 33 Comments

Around 143 kilos was seized.

# seizure - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Three men arrested in Cobh gun and ammunition seizure
# Dissident Republicans
# Dissident Republicans

Three men arrested in Cobh gun and ammunition seizure

Dec 15th 2016, 10:55 AM 9,111 Views 7 Comments

The planned search by gardaí related to “dissident republican activity” in the Cork area.

# seizure - Saturday 19 November, 2016

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 9,839 Views 0 Comments

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

# seizure - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Gardaí seize €300,000 worth of cannabis in organised crime crackdown
# Special Crime Task Force
# Special Crime Task Force

Gardaí seize €300,000 worth of cannabis in organised crime crackdown

Nov 13th 2016, 8:16 AM 12,431 Views 14 Comments

The seizure is part of an ongoing operation into targeting the sale and supply of drugs in the Dublin and Kildare regions.

# seizure - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Cars, cash and jewellery seized in CAB raids targeting Dublin gang
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Cars, cash and jewellery seized in CAB raids targeting Dublin gang

Oct 18th 2016, 8:23 PM 19,757 Views 13 Comments

Some 46 cars were seized when 20 premises were raided this morning.

# seizure - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Gardaí in Dublin seize €150,000 worth of heroin
# Drugs
# Drugs

Gardaí in Dublin seize €150,000 worth of heroin

Sep 20th 2016, 8:56 PM 17,190 Views 18 Comments

A man and a woman were arrested on James’ Street earlier today.

# seizure - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Ireland's biggest cocaine seizure has inspired one of the year's funniest films
# The Young Offenders
# The Young Offenders

Ireland's biggest cocaine seizure has inspired one of the year's funniest films

Sep 18th 2016, 8:30 PM 82,869 Views 25 Comments

We met the director and the film’s stars.

# seizure - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Gardaí have seized up to €2 million worth of drugs in the past week
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Gardaí have seized up to €2 million worth of drugs in the past week

Aug 25th 2016, 5:02 PM 32,913 Views 28 Comments

This week, Gardaí have seized drugs, weapons and cash in five operations in Louth, Meath, and Dublin. They also said they have seized 20 weapons, including five assault rifles and a submachine gun so far this year.

# seizure - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Guns, cocaine, cannabis, benzos and Xanax all seized in Limerick
# Drugs
# Drugs

Guns, cocaine, cannabis, benzos and Xanax all seized in Limerick

Aug 17th 2016, 9:48 PM 17,742 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí have valued the find at €126,000.

# seizure - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Gardaí rescue 14 puppies from boot of car at Dublin Port
# Smuggling
# Smuggling

Gardaí rescue 14 puppies from boot of car at Dublin Port

Aug 3rd 2016, 6:35 PM 19,710 Views 51 Comments

The pups were set to be smuggled out of the country without pet passports or valid travel documents.

# seizure - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Over €440,000 worth of ecstasy and cocaine seized after men stopped in Dublin city centre
# Searched
# Searched

Over €440,000 worth of ecstasy and cocaine seized after men stopped in Dublin city centre

Jul 30th 2016, 9:21 AM 15,630 Views 17 Comments

The men, both aged in their 20s, were searched on Aston Quay.

# seizure - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Gardaí seize prescription drugs and €350k in cash after stopping cars on the M1
# Zopiclone
# Zopiclone

Gardaí seize prescription drugs and €350k in cash after stopping cars on the M1

Jun 15th 2016, 9:47 AM 15,719 Views 14 Comments

Three men were arrested and one remains in custody.

# seizure - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Eight million contraband cigarettes found in container marked 'garden furniture'
# Wexford
# Wexford

Eight million contraband cigarettes found in container marked 'garden furniture'

Jun 14th 2016, 10:47 PM 17,696 Views 17 Comments

The discovery was made during the search of premises in Wexford.

# seizure - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

17-year-old girl arrested with man after €280,000 worth of heroin seized
# Dundrum
# Dundrum

17-year-old girl arrested with man after €280,000 worth of heroin seized

May 24th 2016, 11:13 PM 27,697 Views 17 Comments

The teenager has since been released while the man remains in custody.

# seizure - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Two arrested after €300,000 of heroin, cocaine and cannabis seized
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two arrested after €300,000 of heroin, cocaine and cannabis seized

May 18th 2016, 1:50 PM 15,308 Views 12 Comments

The assorted drugs were discovered in two premises.

# seizure - Friday 22 April, 2016

Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €1.9m and steroids worth €30k
# Not Rice Cakes
# Not Rice Cakes

Revenue seizes cigarettes worth €1.9m and steroids worth €30k

Apr 22nd 2016, 6:49 PM 11,375 Views 10 Comments

Two men have been arrested in relation to the steroid seizure.

# seizure - Friday 15 April, 2016

191 litres of wine and over 300,000 cigarettes seized
# Massive Haul
# Massive Haul

191 litres of wine and over 300,000 cigarettes seized

Apr 15th 2016, 7:11 AM 16,546 Views 26 Comments

The seizure was made in Belturbet, Co Cavan.

# seizure - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Two men to appear in court charged in connection with €120k cocaine and cannabis seizure
# Courts
# Courts

Two men to appear in court charged in connection with €120k cocaine and cannabis seizure

Mar 26th 2016, 9:53 AM 24,372 Views 2 Comments

Two men and a woman were arrested. The woman has since been released.

# seizure - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Three people arrested after €55k of heroin is seized in late night search
# Dolphin's Barn
# Dolphin's Barn

Three people arrested after €55k of heroin is seized in late night search

Mar 23rd 2016, 10:22 PM 17,608 Views 11 Comments

Two flats in the Dolphin’s Barn area were searched last night.

# seizure - Monday 14 March, 2016

"Unfair and unjust" - Traveller family to appeal confiscation of 29 horses to High Court
# Seizure
# Seizure

"Unfair and unjust" - Traveller family to appeal confiscation of 29 horses to High Court

Mar 14th 2016, 5:11 PM 31,449 Views 0 Comments

The horses were seized last month as part of an initiative known as Operation Storm.

# seizure - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Gardaí seize €500k worth of heroin and cocaine in operation targeting gangs
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Gardaí seize €500k worth of heroin and cocaine in operation targeting gangs

Feb 17th 2016, 12:09 PM 12,359 Views 19 Comments

A 24-year-old man was arrested during a seizure at a Dublin house.

# seizure - Monday 15 February, 2016

Australian police seize €637 million of meth stuffed inside bra inserts
# Support Units
# Support Units

Australian police seize €637 million of meth stuffed inside bra inserts

Feb 15th 2016, 9:16 AM 12,052 Views 24 Comments

That’s around 3.6 million hits.

# seizure - Friday 12 February, 2016

PVP, cocaine and heroin among drugs seized in searches of streets and buildings
# Kildare
# Kildare

PVP, cocaine and heroin among drugs seized in searches of streets and buildings

Feb 12th 2016, 10:55 PM 18,001 Views 10 Comments

Meanwhile, contraband cigarettes and tobacco was seized around O’Connell Street this morning.

# seizure - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Gardaí have seized €400k worth of heroin
# Arrests
# Arrests

Gardaí have seized €400k worth of heroin

Jan 9th 2016, 12:56 PM 15,974 Views 12 Comments

Detectives were investigating drug trafficking in the midlands.

# seizure - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Iranian police seize 40k cars over women not covering hair with headscarf
# Hijab
# Hijab

Iranian police seize 40k cars over women not covering hair with headscarf

Dec 16th 2015, 6:02 AM 18,310 Views 36 Comments

The measure is part of a wider traffic police crackdown that could also see male drivers targeted.

# seizure - Monday 30 November, 2015

Cigarettes and booze seized ahead of busy black market Christmas
# Dublin Port
# Dublin Port

Cigarettes and booze seized ahead of busy black market Christmas

Nov 30th 2015, 5:16 PM 16,298 Views 23 Comments

The contraband was found on a Romanian bus.

# seizure - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Man arrested after €700,000 worth of cocaine found in car on Tallaght by-pass
# Seizure
# Seizure

Man arrested after €700,000 worth of cocaine found in car on Tallaght by-pass

Nov 28th 2015, 10:15 AM 15,149 Views 16 Comments

He’s being held at Tallaght Garda station.

# seizure - Friday 27 November, 2015

60,000 bottles of counterfeit perfume destined for street markets seized
# Customs
# Customs

60,000 bottles of counterfeit perfume destined for street markets seized

Nov 27th 2015, 2:59 PM 12,633 Views 27 Comments

The value of these goods could be in excess of €8 million.

# seizure - Monday 19 October, 2015

Woman arrested on same Aer Lingus flight as man who died
# Arrest
# Arrest

Woman arrested on same Aer Lingus flight as man who died

Oct 19th 2015, 11:40 AM 63,345 Views 46 Comments

A post mortem is due to be performed today on the 25-year-old Brazilian man who died on the Lisbon-Dublin flight yesterday evening.

# seizure - Monday 12 October, 2015

€1.6 million worth of heroin, cocaine and cannabis seized after car is stopped
# Drug Trafficking
# Drug Trafficking

€1.6 million worth of heroin, cocaine and cannabis seized after car is stopped

Oct 12th 2015, 7:12 AM 18,320 Views 0 Comments

They are being held in two Garda stations.

# seizure - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Man charged after this grow house was discovered in Kildare
# Athy
# Athy

Man charged after this grow house was discovered in Kildare

Oct 7th 2015, 9:20 AM 31,526 Views 61 Comments

€700,000 worth of cannabis plants and herb drugs were found at a grow house.

# seizure - Friday 25 September, 2015

A hidden 'forest of cannabis' was found in London
# Leafy Suburb
# Leafy Suburb

A hidden 'forest of cannabis' was found in London

Sep 25th 2015, 8:12 PM 20,916 Views 28 Comments

There were around 150 plants in total.

# seizure - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Three arrested after cigarettes found hidden in a pretty unusual place
# Cork
# Cork

Three arrested after cigarettes found hidden in a pretty unusual place

Sep 22nd 2015, 4:49 PM 30,324 Views 23 Comments

More than 40,000 were found stuffed into mannequins.