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# syringes - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Woman who threatened gardaí with blood-filled syringes in Dublin city centre avoids jail time

The woman was suffering from drug-induced hallucinations and told gardaí she was pregnant with the devil’s baby.

# syringes - Monday 7 November, 2016

Bin company may stop collecting rubbish bags in Dublin for 'health and safety reasons'

A number of incidents involving syringes in bin bags has given waste company Greyhound pause for thought.

# syringes - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

"They were broken, full of blood" - four-year-old girl pricked by used syringe in Dublin

Catherine Leonard has described how her daughter came upon a bag of discarded syringes close to their home.

# syringes - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Spotted these odd-looking bins in Dublin and wondered what they're for? Syringes This post contains a poll

Spotted these odd-looking bins in Dublin and wondered what they're for?

Specially designed syringe bins have been placed in two locations in the city, in areas known to be drug litter blackspots.

# syringes - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Sinn Féin candidate welcomes apology from former councillor over 'fake syringes' allegation

General election candidate John Brady had taken a defamation case against former Bray Fine Gael councillor Mick Glynn.

# syringes - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Over 30 syringes found in a boarded up council house

Sinn Fein Councillor John Brady said it is not an isolated incident and that boarded up houses are becoming drug dens in towns across the country.