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The suspected cannabis seized from a teenager in Cahersiveen.

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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Some of the suspected cannabis plants seized 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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Gardaí Find €45k Of Drugs In Two Locations

Gardaí Find €45k Of Drugs In Two Locations

October 30, 2014 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

QUANTITIES of cannabis, amphetamines and suspected ecstasy worth in the region of €45,000 were seized by Gardaí last week in town. The drugs were believed to be destined to target Tralee and north Kerry users for the Halloween period. The drugs were found by the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit, Scenes of Crime Unit and […]

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Drugs Worth €16k Found In Ballyseedy Area

Drugs Worth €16k Found In Ballyseedy Area

October 1, 2014 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

DRUGS with an estimated value of €16k were found in the Ballyseedy area last week. On Thursday last, members of the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit, acting on confidential information, uncovered the suspected amphetamines weighing over a kilo, in an area of woodland on the outskirts of town, near a popular walking and jogging […]

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Man Charged After Drug Seizure In Ballymac on Wednesday

Man Charged After Drug Seizure In Ballymac on Wednesday

September 12, 2014 at 10:13 am 1 comment

A MAN has appeared in Cahersiveen District Court in connection with the seizure of drugs in Ballymacelligott on Wednesday. James O’Brien, of 21 The Anchorage, Tralee, was charged with the possession of a large quantity of cannabis and the intention to sell or supply the drug. When charged at Tralee Garda Station, […]

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Gardaí Arrest Man In Relation To Seizure Of €15,000 Worth Of Drugs

Gardaí Arrest Man In Relation To Seizure Of €15,000 Worth Of Drugs

September 11, 2014 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAÍ have arrested a man in relation to the seizure €15,000 worth of drugs yesterday in a wooded area in Ballymacelligott yesterday. The drugs were recovered after a surveillance operation carried out by Gardai on a local drug dealing gang in the days leading up to the seizure. A known suspect went […]

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