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11 December 2018 11:36 ‘British couple’ in 70s held after large amount of cocaine found on cruise ship

A couple have been detained after a “large amount of cocaine” was found on a cruise ship returning from the Caribbean. The Policia Judiciaria in Portugal said foreign nationals – aged 72 and 70 and believed to be British – were detained in Lisbon after receiving information from the UK National Crime Agency. The force said they were arrested on suspicion 2

08 December 2018 17:00 Four charged in connection with Dublin drug seizure

Four people have appeared in court in connection with a drug seizure in Dublin. 39-year-old Sugeidus Huve and 47-year-old Bernardos Josef Scherrenberg, both Dutch nationals, appeared in court this afternoon. The pair were charged with possession of cocaine at Liffey Valley in west Dublin on Thursday evening. 45-year-old Wayne Duffey, with an address

08 December 2018 07:35 Six people due in court in connection with €4m worth of drug seizures

Six people will appear in court today following separate drugs seizures and arrests in Dublin and Meath. In total, cocaine and cannabis worth €4m have been seized in operations carried out by the Garda Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and Finglas Drugs Unit. Three men and one woman arrested by the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau in West Dublin 1

07 December 2018 06:54 Six arrested after almost €4m worth of cocaine and cannabis seized in Dublin

Six people have been arrested by Gardaí after almost €4 million worth of cocaine and cannabis was seized in Dublin last night. Three men and one woman, all in their 40s, were detained when Gardaí intercepted the handover of €2.8 million worth of cocaine at a car park in Liffey Valley. It is reported the drugs were being moved from a car with a Dutch 1

21 November 2018 10:35 Gardaí arrest man during drugs raid in Cork city

Gardaí are questioning a man in his 20s after an estimated €60,000 worth of cannabis and a small quantity of cocaine was seized in Cork city last night. Gardaí seized the drugs during a search at an apartment in Summerhill South. Officers from the Divisional Drugs Unit at Anglesea St executed a search warrant at the apartment at around 8pm and recovered 5

16 November 2018 19:12 West Cork house fire led to drug seizures worth €100,000

A house fire in West Cork led gardaí to the seizures of over €100,000 worth of cannabis in the region. Two people have been arrested following the developments, which come as part of an ongoing garda operation investigating the cultivation of drugs in the West Cork Garda Division. On October 30 last, gardaí were called to the scene of a house fire in Tullyland 10

14 November 2018 16:20 El Chapo’s lawyer admonished for bribery claims against Mexican presidents

A US judge has admonished the lawyer for Mexican drug smuggler El Chapo after an opening statement that angered Mexican presidents by accusing them of taking bribes. Prosecutors at the New York trial had asked the judge to throw out the defence’s opening statement at the trial of Joaquin Guzman. The judge stopped short of that on Wednesday, but warned 2

12 November 2018 10:29 Man arrested after gardaí find €35k of cocaine in Cork

Gardaí have arrested a man and seized approximately €35,000 worth of suspected cocaine during a search at a house Cork yesterday evening. Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Cork City executed a search warrant at a house on Friar Street shortly after 6.30pm. During the course of the search, gardaí seized €35,000 worth of cocaine, which will now be sent for analysis 3

09 November 2018 19:36 Three arrested after 100 gardaí involved in Munster drugs and cash seizures

Gardaí have arrested three men and seized an estimated €13,500 worth of drugs following searches of 29 premises across the Munster region today. “The focus of today’s operation was intelligence gathering, and involved up to 100 members of An Garda Siochana,” said a garda spokesman. “Assistance was also given by officers from Revenue Customs,” they added 5

03 November 2018 20:55 Detector dog identifies cocaine worth €4.6m at Rosslare Port

A Revenue detector dog has helped identify cocaine worth €4.6 million at Rosslare Port. 'Defor' accompanied Revenue Officers equipped with a mobile x-ray scanner, as they intercepted 66kgs of illegal drugs destined for the Irish market. The cocaine was discovered in a consignment of freight arriving here from Europe. The seizure was made as part of ongoing 4