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Gardaí Seize €15,000 Of Suspected Drugs In Castlegregory Area

Gardaí Seize €15,000 Of Suspected Drugs In Castlegregory Area

May 21, 2020 at 11:08 am 0 comments

Gardaí seized over €15,000 of suspected drugs in west Kerry on Wednesday. Shortly after 6pm Gardaí from Dingle, assisted by Tralee Gardaí, executed a search warrant at a house in the Castlegregory area. During the search Gardaí discovered €15,200 of suspected cannabis plants and €350 of suspected cannabis resin and herb. […]

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The cash an suspected drugs seized by Tralee gardaí on Saturday.

Gardaí Seize Suspected Drugs And Cash In Blennerville Area

May 3, 2020 at 2:35 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested and charged a man following the seizure of €4,700 of suspected drugs and cash in the Blennerville area on Saturday. Following reports of groups gathering and not adhering to social distancing in the Blennerville area, Gardaí from the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit carried out a surveillance operation. […]

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Gardai Seize Suspected Cannabis And Cash In Killarney

Gardai Seize Suspected Cannabis And Cash In Killarney

April 17, 2020 at 9:09 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí have seized over 250 suspected cannabis plants after discovering a grow house in Killarney, on Thursday. Shortly after 10.30am, Gardaí from the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit, assisted by Killarney Gardaí and the Southern Region Dog Unit, executed a search warrant at a house and its land outside of Killarney […]

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Gardaí Seize €1,000 Of Suspected Cannabis In Killarney

Gardaí Seize €1,000 Of Suspected Cannabis In Killarney

April 7, 2020 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAÍ have seized €1,000 worth of suspected cannabis and a suspected pellet gun in Killarney. On Saturday, April 4 Gardaí from Killarney were on routine foot patrol when they noticed a strong smell of cannabis coming from an apartment in Killarney town. A surveillance operation was put in place and […]

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Suspected cannabis plants seized yesterday in Kenmare.

Gardaí In Kerry Seize Thousands Of Euro Worth Of Suspected Drugs

February 29, 2020 at 4:45 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI seized €4,325 worth of suspected drugs yesterday in Kenmare. As part of Operation Thor, Gardaí carried out a day of action in the town. Seven houses were searched in the town by Kerry divisional drug unit with the assistance of uniform Gardaí from Kenmare, Kerry roads policing unit, and […]

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€20,000 Of Suspected Cannabis Herb Seized In North Kerry

€20,000 Of Suspected Cannabis Herb Seized In North Kerry

February 8, 2020 at 9:25 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested a man in his 20s and seized approximately €20,000 of suspected cannabis herb in Ballylongford,  on Saturday. Shortly before 3.30pm Gardaí from the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit, with the assistance of Listowel Gardaí, executed a search warrant at a house in the Ballylongford area. During the course […]

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Number Of Drug Offences Rose In Kerry In First Nine Months Of 2019

Number Of Drug Offences Rose In Kerry In First Nine Months Of 2019

November 1, 2019 at 5:24 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE has been a 20% increase in the amount of people caught in possession of drugs for personal use in the first nine months of this year compared to the same period of 2018. This was revealed at the latest meeting of the Joint Policing Committee meeting held at Kerry […]

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Gardaí Seize €8,000 Of Suspected Cannabis In South Kerry

Gardaí Seize €8,000 Of Suspected Cannabis In South Kerry

May 30, 2019 at 8:46 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested a man in his 30s and seized approximately €8,000 worth of suspected cannabis plants in Kenmare on Wednesday. At approximately 7pm, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Kerry carried out a search at an apartment on New Road, Kenmare, Co Kerry. During the course of the […]

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Two Men Arrested After €3,000 Of Suspected Heroin Is Seized

Two Men Arrested After €3,000 Of Suspected Heroin Is Seized

May 20, 2019 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí have arrested two men in their late teens and early 20s and seized approximately €3,000 of suspected heroin in Knockananlig, Castleisland, on Sunday. Shortly after 9.30pm, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit stopped a car in Knockananlig. Following a search of the car Gardaí discovered suspected heroin with an […]

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Gardaí Seize €57,000 Of Suspected Cannabis Resin In Camp

Gardaí Seize €57,000 Of Suspected Cannabis Resin In Camp

February 5, 2019 at 12:16 pm 1 comment

GARDAI have arrested and charged a man in his 20s and seized approximately €57,000 worth of suspected cannabis resin following an operation in Camp, last night. Shortly after 10pm, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Kerry carried out a search operation in Camp. During the course of the search Gardaí […]

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Another Drug Seizure Near Tralee Of €12,000 Worth Of Suspected Cannabis

Another Drug Seizure Near Tralee Of €12,000 Worth Of Suspected Cannabis

January 25, 2019 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI seized around €22,000 in suspected drugs yesterday near Tralee in two separate operations. Last night Gardaí arrested a man in his 30s and seized approximately €12,000 worth of suspected cannabis herb in Gortatlea near Tralee. At approximately 10pm, detectives from the Tralee District stopped and searched a car in Gortatlea. […]

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Gardaí Seize €10,000 Worth Of Suspected Heroin At Ballyseedy Woods

Gardaí Seize €10,000 Worth Of Suspected Heroin At Ballyseedy Woods

January 24, 2019 at 9:42 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested two men and seized approximately €10,000 worth of suspected heroin following a surveillance operation in Tralee today. As part of the ongoing investigation into sale and supply of heroin in Tralee town, Gardaí from the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit set up a surveillance operation at Ballyseedy Woods, […]

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€7,200 Worth Of Drugs Seized At House In South Kerry

€7,200 Worth Of Drugs Seized At House In South Kerry

January 19, 2019 at 6:46 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have seized suspected cocaine, cannabis and controlled drugs worth an estimated value of €7,200 following a search at a house in Cahersiveen, on Friday. Shortly after 10pm Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit, assisted by uniform Gardaí in Cahersiveen, conducted a search at a house in Cahersiveen. During the course of the […]

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Gardaí Seize Over €9,000 Worth Of Suspected Cannabis And Counterfeit Cash From Teenager

Gardaí Seize Over €9,000 Worth Of Suspected Cannabis And Counterfeit Cash From Teenager

October 23, 2018 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí have arrested a man in his late teens and seized approximately €9100 worth of suspected cannabis and counterfeit cash in Caherciveen, on Monday, October 22. Shortly before 11am, whilst patrolling Main Street in Caherciveen, Gardaí stopped and searched a man. He was found to be in possession of approximately […]

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Gardaí Seize €50,000 Of Suspected Cannabis In Dingle

Gardaí Seize €50,000 Of Suspected Cannabis In Dingle

October 19, 2018 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAí have seized approximately €50,000 worth of suspected cannabis plants and cannabis herb following a search at a house in Dingle, Co Kerry on Thursday. At approximately 10pm, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Kerry executed a search warrant at a house in Dingle. During the course of the […]

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Man Arrested And Heroin Seized In Rock Street Property

Man Arrested And Heroin Seized In Rock Street Property

May 29, 2018 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have arrested a man in his 20s and seized heroin and controlled drugs with an estimated value of €1,000. On Monday, at approximately 4pm, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit in Tralee carried out a search of a property on Rock Street, Tralee. During the course of the search, […]

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Revenue Seizes €60,000 Of Herbal Cannabis In Tralee

Revenue Seizes €60,000 Of Herbal Cannabis In Tralee

March 9, 2018 at 6:03 pm Comments are Disabled

HERBAL cannabis worth €60,000 in Tralee this morning in an intelligence led operation conducted jointly by Revenue, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau, and the Tralee Garda Drugs Unit. Revenue seized 3 kilos of herbal cannabis with an estimated street value of €60,000. It was part of ongoing […]

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The drugs found in Moyvane. Photo: Gardaí.

PHOTOS: Estimated €350,000 Worth Of Cannabis Seized At House In North Kerry

July 3, 2017 at 7:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardai investigating the sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Kerry area have seized cannabis plants and dried cannabis. Gardai from Listowel carried out a planned search of a house in Moyvane this afternoon. During the course of the search cannabis plants at various stages of maturity and dried cannabis […]

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Drugs Worth Around €200,000 Seized In North Kerry Yesterday

Drugs Worth Around €200,000 Seized In North Kerry Yesterday

January 27, 2017 at 8:32 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAÍ have seized cannabis plants and cannabis herb with an estimated value of €200,000, pending analysis, at a premises in north Kerry. As part of an on-going operation targeting the illegal sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Kerry area, approximately 100 mature cannabis plants and 6.5 kilos of cannabis […]

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Two To Appear In Court After €26,000 Worth Of Crystal Meth Seized In Killarney

Two To Appear In Court After €26,000 Worth Of Crystal Meth Seized In Killarney

October 26, 2016 at 11:48 am Comments are Disabled

TWO men in their 20s are to appear in court today in Tralee after over €26,000 worth of crystal meth was seized by Gardai in Killarney. It was between 2 and 4 o’clock yesterday afternoon when Gardai in Killarney carried out a planned operation yesterday afternoon where two vehicles were stopped separately, in the […]

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€11,000 Worth Of Drugs Seized In Abbeydorney, Ballyheigue And Listowel

€11,000 Worth Of Drugs Seized In Abbeydorney, Ballyheigue And Listowel

July 27, 2016 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI carried out three raids on premises in Abbeydorney, Ballyheigue and Listowel over the past number of days where drugs with a street value of €11,000 were seized. The biggest seizure was in a house in Abbeydorney on Monday evening where €5,000 worth of heroin and €5,000 worth of cocaine and/or amphetamines was uncovered. […]

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Man Arrested At Railway Station As €1,000 Worth Of Ecstasy Seized

Man Arrested At Railway Station As €1,000 Worth Of Ecstasy Seized

August 20, 2015 at 2:53 pm Comments are Disabled

  A MAN from Dublin was arrested on Tuesday as Gardaí seized €1,000 worth of ecstasy at Tralee railway station. The operation was carried out by the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit and a second man was later arrested in the Rathass area in a follow-up operation. Both men have been released […]

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Prescription Drugs Seized By Gardaí In Town

Prescription Drugs Seized By Gardaí In Town

August 13, 2015 at 3:28 pm Comments are Disabled

  OVER €1,500 worth of Xanax was seized by undercover Gardaí in town last weekend. On Sunday evening last, Gardaí, stopped and searched a car in Stacks Villas and found approximately, 500 Xanax tablets, in the vehicle. A local man and woman were detained over the incident. The woman was released without […]

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Huge Rise In Number Of People Seeking Treatment For Drug Addiction In Kerry

Huge Rise In Number Of People Seeking Treatment For Drug Addiction In Kerry

April 14, 2015 at 12:01 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE has been 93% increase in the amount of people seeking treatment for drug addiction in county Kerry. An Irish Examiner report yesterday revealed that the increase between 2009 and 2013 went from 122 to 236, for people who sought help for drug addiction in the county. Cannabis users (127) accounted for the […]

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Gardaí Seize €10,000 Worth Of Heroin In Shanakill Area

Gardaí Seize €10,000 Worth Of Heroin In Shanakill Area

March 24, 2015 at 9:38 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have seized an estimated €10,000 worth of heroin in the Shanakill area of town. The discovery was by the Kerry Garda Division Drugs Unit at a house on Sunday night and man and a woman were arrested at the scene. They are being held at Tralee Garda Station under sections 3 and […]

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Gardaí Question Another Man In Connection With Drugs And Firearm Seizure Last Year

Gardaí Question Another Man In Connection With Drugs And Firearm Seizure Last Year

March 4, 2015 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAÍ are questioning a man in connection with the seizure of €200,000 worth of cannabis, a firearm and ammunition in Fenit and Barrow back in November. A number of other people have already appeared before the courts in relation to the seizure, but Gardaí made another arrest on Monday afternoon. The 35 year […]

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Gardaí Seize €480k Of Cannabis In Abbeyfeale And Newcastle West Area

Gardaí Seize €480k Of Cannabis In Abbeyfeale And Newcastle West Area

February 4, 2015 at 9:51 pm Comments are Disabled

  CANNABIS with an estimated street value of €480,000 was seized by Gardaí in the Newcastle West and Abbeyfeale areas today. As part of an ongoing operation into the illegal sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Newcastle West area, Gardaí from Newcastle West Garda Station, with the assistance of […]

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Two Men Charged With Drug Offences After Seizure

Two Men Charged With Drug Offences After Seizure

November 9, 2014 at 10:00 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO men have appeared in court charged with drug offences after the seizure of €175,000 of cannabis at Fenit and Barrow at the weekend. David Lidwa (29), with an address at Barrow House, Barrow West Ardfert appeared before the Killorglin District Court on Sunday afternoon charged with possession of cannabis, cultivation of […]

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Two To Appear In Court In Relation To Drug Seizure

Two To Appear In Court In Relation To Drug Seizure

November 9, 2014 at 12:38 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO males are scheduled to appear before a special sitting of Killorglin District Court at 2.30pm today charged in connection with yesterday’s drug seizures in Fenit and Barrow. A female in her 20’s was released late last night and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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Gardai Seize €175,000 Of Drugs In Fenit And Barrow

Gardai Seize €175,000 Of Drugs In Fenit And Barrow

November 8, 2014 at 12:22 pm Comments are Disabled

DRUGS worth over €175,000 and a handgun and ammunition were found in Fenit and Barrow in two searches carried out by gardaí in the early hours of this morning. As part of an ongoing operation into the sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Kerry area gardaí have seized a […]

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