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26 September 2018 09:45 Gardaí arrest 18 people in Carlow; 10 people have been charged

The arrests took place yesterday by Gardaí from the Carlow-Kilkenny division. GARDAÍ HAVE ARRESTED 18 people in the Carlow area as part of crime-prevention measures. The arrests were made yesterday by the Kilkenny-Carlow division as part of Operation Thor – Project Storm. Of the 18 arrests, 16 people were detained for questioning under Section 4 of the Criminal

24 September 2018 11:39 Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained moments after release

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been detained just after being released from jail. Navalny’s 30 days in jail for staging an unsanctioned protest ran out early on Monday. A police officer approached him and took him away just as he came out of a detention centre in Moscow to be greeted by supporters and the media. Navalny has been the driving

24 September 2018 06:16 Man held at Buckingham Palace over ‘Taser keyring’ released

A man arrested at Buckingham Palace on suspicion of possessing a Taser has been released by police. The 38-year-old – a visitor to London from the Netherlands – was detained by security staff at the visitors’ entrance to the palace at about 12.45pm on Sunday. He was arrested on suspicion of possessing a firearm, namely a Taser, and was taken into custody 2

23 September 2018 17:49 Burials start for those killed in Lake Victoria ferry disaster

Burials have started of the 224 people who died when a ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania’s State broadcaster has said. The bodies of 172 people who died in the boat tragedy have been identified, Tanzania’s Minister of Works, Transport and Communication Isack Kamwelwe said. The bodies of 37 others have not been identified, he told the broadcaster 2

23 September 2018 11:50 One man questioned in relation to €1.2m cash seizure released; Three remain in custody

Update: One of four men being questioned in relation to the seizure of €1.2m in cash has been released. A file on the matter is being sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions. The cash seizure was made during searches in Dublin and Wexford by Gardai targeting organised crime. Earlier Gardaí are continuing to question four men arrested after the seizure

22 September 2018 14:40 'Very significant' sum of cash seized by gardaí after searches in Wexford and Dublin

A “VERY SIGNIFICANT” sum of money has been seized by gardaí after searches in Wexford and Dublin. Gardaí stopped two vehicles in Wexford this morning and seized a “substantial” amount of cash. At approximately 10.45am, as part of investigations targeting organised crime activity, officers from the National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau stopped two vehicles

22 September 2018 08:30 EU extraditions to Britain should continue until Brexit happens, court rules

A man arrested in Ireland on suspicion of rape, murder and arson said that it wasn’t clear his rights would be protected. EU COUNTRIES SHOULD continue extraditing criminal suspects to Britain until it leaves the bloc, the union’s top court ruled on Wednesday, rejecting a bid by a murder suspect to use Brexit to avoid facing justice. A man suspected of murder

21 September 2018 16:30 One arrested after shotgun rounds and €489,000 worth of drugs seized during raid on Dublin home

The seizure was made following the search of a property in west Dublin. GARDAÍ IN DUBLIN have seized almost €500,000 worth of heroin and cocaine and a number of shotgun cartridges following the search of a property in Dublin. The search was carried out on a house in Blanchardstown on Friday morning, when heroin with a potential value of €435,000 and cocaine

18 September 2018 16:12 Woman (30s) dies after stabbing incident in Dundalk

The incident occurred at Linen Hall Street in an apartment block at around 2.45pm this afternoon. A woman in her 30s was seriously injured and she has been taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda. The scene has been preserved for a technical and forensic examination. An incident room has been established at Dundalk Garda Station. A man in his 40s has been arrested

17 September 2018 05:52 Cocaine, debit cards and passports seized in west Dublin organised crime operation

The man is due in court this morning. GARDAÍ IN WEST Dublin have seized drugs, cash and other property during a search operation near Clonee. Officers from Blanchardstown and Finglas carried out a planned search of a house in Dublin 15 on Friday. During the course of the search, controlled drugs comprising of cocaine, cannabis herb and MDMA tablets with an estimated 2