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Kerry Gardaí Focus On Targeting Drug Dealers As Latest Offences Figures Revealed

April 24, 2018 at 4:57 pm 0 comments

THERE was a slight rise in the number of incidents of people caught for possession of drugs for sale of supply, with a drop in the number of possession for personal use cases, in the first quarter of 2018 in Kerry. The figures were revealed at the latest Joint Policing […]

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Gardaí Investigate Burglaries In Tralee

Gardaí Investigate Burglaries In Tralee

April 23, 2018 at 4:41 pm 0 comments

GARDAI in Tralee are investigating a burglary at a business premises and a break-in to a house in Clogherbrien. In the early hours of Thursday morning, April 19, the Fone Dealz shop on Castle Street was broken into and a number of Apple and Samsung phones were taken. Meanwhile, over […]

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Burglaries Down But Increase In Vehicle Thefts In First Quarter Of 2018

April 22, 2018 at 10:35 am 0 comments

THE latest crime figures from the Kerry Garda Division show that burglaries were down in the first quarter of 2018 compared to same period last year, but vehicle thefts were up considerably. The statistics were revealed at the Joint Policing Committee meeting at Kerry County Council on Friday morning by […]

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Kerry Gardaí Detect 16 Cases Where Alcohol Was Sold To Minors Since January 2017

Kerry Gardaí Detect 16 Cases Where Alcohol Was Sold To Minors Since January 2017

April 20, 2018 at 1:03 pm 0 comments

GARDAI in Kerry have carried out Test Purchasing of alcohol operations which have led to 16 detections since January 2017. Test Purchasing is where an underage person, selected by gardaí, enters a bar, supermarket or off-licence and attempts to buy alcohol, while a plain clothes member of An Garda Síochána […]

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Chief Supt Expresses Concern Over Assaults On Gardaí In Kerry

April 20, 2018 at 12:31 pm 1 comment

THERE have been 27 gardaí in Kerry injured on duty since January 2017 it was revealed at the Joint Policing Committee meeting in Kerry County Council buildings on Friday. Kerry Garda Division Chief Superintendent, Tom Myers, said the vast majority of these incidents were assaults on garda members including being […]

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Money Taken After Break-In To Pub In Ballymac

April 16, 2018 at 3:31 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing to the public for information after a public house was broken into last week. In the early hours of last Friday morning, between 1am and 4am, O’Riada’s Bar/Restaurant in Ballymacelligott was broken into and an amount of cash was taken. Gardaí are asking if anyone saw anything […]

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The area where a car was damaged on Brewery Road yesterday.

Tralee Woman Appeals For Witnesses As Car Is Damaged

April 10, 2018 at 12:36 pm 1 comment

A TRALEE woman is appealing to the public for information after her car was damaged on Brewery Road yesterday. The woman parked her silver Ford Ka car across the road from Kingdom Greyhound Stadium at about 8.30am on Monday morning and went to work. Continued below… When she returned at […]

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Gardaí Investigate Break-in To Car In Monavalley

Gardaí Investigate Break-in To Car In Monavalley

April 4, 2018 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are asking the public for any assistance into their investigation into a break-in to a car last week. The incident occurred on Tuesday, March 27, between 7pm and 8pm in Monavalley Industrial Estate. The owner returned to their car to find the window of the car smashed and a […]

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Gardaí Investigate Criminal Damage And Theft Incidents In Tralee

March 26, 2018 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are investigating criminal damage and theft incidents which took place in Tralee in the past few days. On Friday night/Saturday morning, a shopfront in the Square was damaged. The gardaí are asking if anyone saw any suspicious behaviour in The Square around this time to contact them […]

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Gardaí Ask For Public’s Assistance With Information On Crime Incidents

Gardaí Ask For Public’s Assistance With Information On Crime Incidents

March 20, 2018 at 3:34 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAÍ are asking for the public’s help in relation to a number of incidents in Tralee and beyond over the past few weeks. Between 5pm on Tuesday, March 6 and 4pm on Tuesday, March 13, a storage house in Rathass was entered via a rear window. Nothing was taken in […]

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Car Damaged And Premises Burgled Close To Tralee Garda Station

Car Damaged And Premises Burgled Close To Tralee Garda Station

March 5, 2018 at 3:09 pm 1 comment

GARDAI are looking for the public’s assistance in relation to two incidents which occurred close to Tralee Garda Station at the weekend. On Saturday night, between 11pm and 11.30pm, at the Island of Geese, the back fly window of a silver Ford Focus was broken and a packet of cigarettes […]

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All Areas Of Crime Increased In Kerry Last Year

January 15, 2018 at 9:27 am Comments are Disabled

THERE has been an increase in all areas of crime in the past 12 months on 2016 figures, according to statistics from the Kerry Garda Division. The figures, which compared 2o16 and 2017 stats, were revealed at the Joint Policing Committee meeting in Killorglin on Friday. In the area of […]

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Man Arrested After Discovery Of Badly Injured Man In Castleisland

Man Arrested After Discovery Of Badly Injured Man In Castleisland

January 14, 2018 at 9:35 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardaí investigating the discovery of a badly injured man at St. Stephens Park, Castleisland, in the early hours of this morning have made an arrest. A man (19 years) was arrested this afternoon and is currently detained at Tralee Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal […]

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Arrests Made Following Investigation Into Theft Of Quad Bikes

Arrests Made Following Investigation Into Theft Of Quad Bikes

December 20, 2017 at 6:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Following an investigation into the theft of Quad Bikes following burglaries in the Limerick, Kerry and North Cork area over the past twelve months, Gardaí attached to Newcastlewest Garda Station have arrested two men. Both men (aged 55 and 37) were arrested in the Kilmallock area of Co Limerick yesterday […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information After Car Vandalised On Ashe Street

December 18, 2017 at 3:30 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are asking for the public’s assistance after a car was vandalised on Ashe Street recently. The incident happened on Saturday, December 9, between 9pm and midnight. The rear window of a car was smashed but nothing was taken. Gardaí believe Ashe Street may have been busy around this time […]

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CAB Seize €100,000 In Investigation Into Organised Crime Gang In Killarney

CAB Seize €100,000 In Investigation Into Organised Crime Gang In Killarney

November 21, 2017 at 12:37 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Criminal Asset Bureau assisted by the local Gardaí in Killarney conducted an operation this morning investigating an Organised Crime Gang based in Killarney and carried out 11 searches. The searches took place in and around the Killarney area of Kerry. Gardaí seized a large amount of documentation which they […]

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Man Punched And Stabbed On Laneway Near Tralee Estate

Man Punched And Stabbed On Laneway Near Tralee Estate

November 13, 2017 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing for the public’s help after a man was stabbed in an attempted robbery at a laneway near Shanakill on Friday evening, November 10. The man was using a laneway to walk home to his house in an estate at the back of Shanakill at around 7.30pm, when a […]

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Criminal Damage And Theft From Cars In Tralee

September 25, 2017 at 3:49 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing to vehicle owners to be vigilant after cases of theft and criminal damage over the past week. There were two incidents in town when a drivers window was smashed and valuables taken from the vehicles in the Caherslee area overnight on Friday/Saturday, September 22/23. Gardai are telling […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Stabbing Incident

Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Stabbing Incident

September 25, 2017 at 3:01 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing for witnesses to the stabbing incident in Strand Street on Saturday night/Sunday morning. Two people were injured in the incident which occurred between 11.30pm and 12.15am. Four people were arrested in relation to the stabbings. They have since been released from custody. One person remains in hospital […]

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Four Arrested After Stabbings In Tralee Released From Custody

September 25, 2017 at 9:06 am Comments are Disabled

THE four people arrested after two young men were stabbed in Tralee in the early hours of yesterday morning have been released from custody. The incident at Strand Street, Tralee sometime between 12.30 and 1am on Sunday morning, saw  two men  in their early twenties suffer stab wounds. One man remains […]

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Opportunistic Thief Steals Tools From Outside House In Tralee

Opportunistic Thief Steals Tools From Outside House In Tralee

September 18, 2017 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are asking for the public’s help with a case of theft yesterday in Tralee. A man was loading tools into his van at his house at Knockmoyle, Tralee between 8pm and 10pm on Sunday night, September 17. He stepped back into his house momentarily and when he came back […]

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Gardaí Look For Public’s Help In Finding Stolen Bike And Trailer

September 11, 2017 at 4:25 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have asked the general public to be on the lookout for two items stolen in separate incidents. A bicycle was stolen last Monday, September 4 at Strand Street at around 8.30pm. The person who stole it was subsequently arrested for other offences, but couldn’t remember where he left the […]

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Gardaí Investigate Assault Near Castle Street

Gardaí Investigate Assault Near Castle Street

September 11, 2017 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are looking for the public’s help with an assault which took place in town last week. On Tuesday last, September 5, at 8.30pm in Green Lane off Castle Street (the lane leading down to Presentation Primary School), two men were involved in an altercation and one of them sustained […]

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Gardaí Investigate Series Of Burglaries In Tralee And Around The County

Gardaí Investigate Series Of Burglaries In Tralee And Around The County

August 21, 2017 at 3:04 pm 1 comment

GARDAI are looking for the public’s help in relation to a series of burglaries in Tralee and around the county. In all, there were 14 burglaries reported in the past week or so in Tralee, Killarney, Dingle, Castleisland and Kilgarvan. Gardaí say a black or dark coloured Volkswagen Golf with […]

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Gardaí Seek Information On Stolen Vehicle

Gardaí Seek Information On Stolen Vehicle

August 14, 2017 at 3:06 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAí are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a stolen vehicle from the Ballymac area last week. The car was taken between 5.30am and 7.30pm on Tuesday, August 8 in Flemby, Ballymacelligott. The car is an orange Skoda with licence plate 03-CE-2128. The keys were left in the ignition. Continued below… Gardaí […]

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Gardaí Investigate Burglaries In Tralee And North Kerry

Gardaí Investigate Burglaries In Tralee And North Kerry

August 8, 2017 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were a number of burglaries in Tralee and north Kerry over the past two weeks and gardaí are looking for the public’s assistance in their investigations. On Saturday, August 5, between 10am and 10.30am, there was a burglary at a house in Racecourse Road. A suspect entered a private […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information On Stolen Items And Vandalised Vehicle

Gardaí Appeal For Information On Stolen Items And Vandalised Vehicle

July 31, 2017 at 4:54 pm 1 comment

GARDAI in Tralee are asking for public’s help with regard to crimes in the town over the past two weeks. Between Wednesday, July 19 and Tuesday, July 25, a lady had her bicycle stolen in Tralee from a lock-up at Maine Street in Tralee. It’s a white bike with orange […]

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Money Missing, A Drill Stolen And Vandalism Incidents In Tralee

Money Missing, A Drill Stolen And Vandalism Incidents In Tralee

July 3, 2017 at 3:05 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are asking for the public’s help in relation to three separate incidents in Tralee. Firstly, between Monday, June 26 and Wednesday, June 28, a person was expecting a substantial amount of money in an envelope to be dropped into their letterbox at their home in Caherslee. The […]

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Gardaí Seek Information After Three Businesses Burgled In Tralee

June 26, 2017 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were three businesses burgled in the Ballyvelly and Caherslee areas of town last week. Gardai area asking the public for any information on the burglaries which occurred between 7pm on Thursday, June 22 and 9am on Saturday, June 24. A substantial amount of cash was taken in two of […]

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Gardaí Warning Of Workmen Conning Elderly People

Gardaí Warning Of Workmen Conning Elderly People

June 19, 2017 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are asking the public to be wary of conmen operating in the Kerry area recently. The men go from house to house in vans, usually targeting older people, offering guttering, house maintenance and pavement work. Most of them are not legitimate and are scamming people for large amounts of […]

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