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The drugs seized at Cork Port this morning. Photo: An Garda Síochána.

Gardaí Arrest Two Men After Substantial Drugs Seizure At Cork Port

February 16, 2024 at 4:34 pm 0 comments

FOLLOWING a joint operation at Cork Port between An Garda Síochána and Revenue’s Customs Service, a substantial drugs seizure was made this morning. 546kg of a synthetic drug, with an estimated value of €32.8 million, was seized. Follow up searches were conducted in Kerry and Cork which resulted in the arrests […]

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Gardaí Seize €30,000 Of Suspected Cocaine In Listowel

Gardaí Seize €30,000 Of Suspected Cocaine In Listowel

February 14, 2024 at 6:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardaí seized approximately €30,000 of suspected cocaine and arrested one man during the course of a search in Listowel yesterday. The search under warrant, which was undertaken as part of Operation Tara by members attached to Listowel Garda Station, Kerry Divisional Drug Unit and the Southern Regional Dog Unit, occurred […]

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Gardaí Warn Of Online Romance Scams

Gardaí Warn Of Online Romance Scams

February 14, 2024 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

THIS Valentine’s Day, An Garda Síochána is advising the public to beware of romance scams and criminals who are taking advantage of an increase in the popularity of dating apps among those seeking romance. Of the 245 victims that have come forward to An Garda Síochána since 2020, the majority […]

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Gardai And Kerry Credit Unions Launch Money Mule Awareness Campaign

Gardai And Kerry Credit Unions Launch Money Mule Awareness Campaign

February 8, 2024 at 3:38 pm Comments are Disabled

An Garda Síochána has today launched a fraud awareness campaign in partnership with 13 Credit Unions in Kerry and West-Limerick to highlight the dangers of acting as a money mule. Gardaí in the Kerry Garda Division continue to target money laundering through the bank accounts of those residing in the […]

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Kerry Divisional Drug Unit Involved In Operation To Seize €1.1m Of Cannabis

Kerry Divisional Drug Unit Involved In Operation To Seize €1.1m Of Cannabis

February 2, 2024 at 4:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardaí attached to the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and the Kerry Divisional Drug Unit carried out a joint operation with Revenue’s Customs Service in the Limerick area yesterday. Revenue Officers seized approximately 55kgs worth of herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €1.1m. A man in his […]

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Gardai Appeal For Information On Burglary In Tralee

Gardai Appeal For Information On Burglary In Tralee

January 30, 2024 at 9:51 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are appealing to the public for any information regarding a burglary in town over the weekend. The incident occurred on Saturday, January 27, between 1am and 2am, at a home at Pine Court, Ashleigh Downs. The homeowner woke to find the bedroom door ajar which they had […]

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Garda David Cronin with Catherine Fitzgerald, Mary O'Donnell, Marian Dillon and Sheila Sugrue at the 'Coffee With The Cops' event at The Rose Hotel on Thursday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Public Enjoy A ‘Coffee With The Cops’ At The Rose Hotel

January 25, 2024 at 3:37 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Rose Hotel was the venue on Thursday morning for an event entitled ‘Coffee With The Cops’. Taking place from 10.30am to 1.30pm it was a chance for people to get to know their local gardaí from around the Tralee area and beyond. There was advice on road safety, home […]

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Gardai Investigate Theft And Criminal Damage Incidents In Tralee

Gardai Investigate Theft And Criminal Damage Incidents In Tralee

January 16, 2024 at 12:02 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are appealing for any information after separate theft and criminal damage incidents in town over the past week. On Wednesday, January 10 into Thursday, January 11, the owner of a Ford truck parked up for the evening at St Joseph’s Estate in Tralee. When they came out […]

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Two Arrested After €115,000 Worth Of Cannabis Herb Seized In Kerry

Two Arrested After €115,000 Worth Of Cannabis Herb Seized In Kerry

January 9, 2024 at 11:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardaí have arrested two men and seized €115,000 in cannabis herb following a search operation in Kenmare on Tuesday. The operation was carried out by personnel attached to the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit, the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau (GNDOCB) and officials from Revenue. The two men (one […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information After Break-In At Business Premises In Tralee

Gardaí Appeal For Information After Break-In At Business Premises In Tralee

January 9, 2024 at 11:55 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing for information relating to a break-in at a business premises in Tralee this week. On Monday between 2am and 3am, entry was gained to the Applegreen service station in Monavalley. A considerable amount of damage was caused. Gardai are appealing for anyone who saw anything suspicious in […]

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Gardaí Seize Cash, Firearms And Suspected Drugs In Castleisland

Gardaí Seize Cash, Firearms And Suspected Drugs In Castleisland

January 8, 2024 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Kerry have seized two firearms, ammunition, €35,000 worth of suspected drugs and €2,365 in cash following a search operation in Castleisland on Sunday. As part of Operation Tara, Gardaí attached to the Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit carried out a search operation of a residence in Castleisland. In the […]

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Woman Dies After Road Traffic Collision At Glenflesk

Woman Dies After Road Traffic Collision At Glenflesk

January 4, 2024 at 6:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Gardaí and emergency services are currently attending the scene of a fatal road traffic collision that occurred on the N22 Road in Glenflesk village, this afternoon. The collision involved a car and a truck. The driver of the car, a woman aged in her 50s, has been pronounced deceased.  Her body […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information After Criminal Damage Incidents In Tralee

Gardaí Appeal For Information After Criminal Damage Incidents In Tralee

January 3, 2024 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are investigating criminal damage incidents in the Tralee area over the Christmas period. At around 11.10pm on Christmas Day, damaged was caused to a house and vehicle in an incident at Mitchel’s Court, Tralee. On December 29 at 4.30am in the Lee Drive estate, the window of a house was […]

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Man Dies After Road Traffic Collision Near Abbeydorney

Man Dies After Road Traffic Collision Near Abbeydorney

December 30, 2023 at 10:11 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí attended the scene of a single vehicle fatal road traffic collision that occurred at Aulaneduff, Abbeydorney, last night at approximately 9.15pm. A male driver, aged in his 40s was fatally injured when the vehicle he was driving overturned on the road. The body of the deceased remains at the […]

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Gardai with volunteers at the charity collection on The Mall on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Music And Song On The Mall As Gardaí Raise Funds For Charity

December 22, 2023 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE gardaí were full of festive cheer on Thursday afternoon as they entertained shoppers in town during their Christmas charity collection. An established annual tradition, there were a host of guest singers on The Mall belting out Christmas classics, while members of the force held donation buckets in aid of […]

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Gardaí Investigate Theft And Burglary Incidents In Tralee

Gardaí Investigate Theft And Burglary Incidents In Tralee

December 18, 2023 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing for information after a number of theft incidents over the past week or so. On Tuesday, December 12, between 2.40pm and 7.30pm, a kitchen window was broken at a house on the Castlemaine Road, Tralee. A number of valuable items were taken from the house. Also on […]

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Gardaí Investigate After Window Smashed At Dunnes Stores Tralee

Gardaí Investigate After Window Smashed At Dunnes Stores Tralee

December 11, 2023 at 3:26 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are appealing for witnesses to an incident at Dunnes Stores on North Circular Road on Monday morning. At around 2.40am a male broke the front window and took two tanning sets, but left one behind.  Gardai are examining CCTV footage say he caused €5,000 worth of damage […]

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Gardaí Seize Over €21,000 Worth Of Suspected Drugs In Annascaul

Gardaí Seize Over €21,000 Worth Of Suspected Drugs In Annascaul

December 8, 2023 at 9:43 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Dingle seized approximately €21,750 of suspected drugs and arrested one person during the course of a search of a residential premises in Annascaul, on Friday morning. During the course of the search, carried out as part of ongoing investigations into the sale and supply of drugs in the […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information On Separate Incidents Of Theft, Criminal Damage And Alleged Assault

Gardaí Appeal For Information On Separate Incidents Of Theft, Criminal Damage And Alleged Assault

November 28, 2023 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are asking the public for assistance in relation to investigations into separate theft, criminal damage and alleged assault incidents recently in town. On Saturday evening at about 6.30pm a male in The Square was approached by a number of people, not known to him. One of them […]

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Peter Burke.

Gardaí Seek Help In Tracing Whereabouts Of Teenager Last Seen In Tralee

November 27, 2023 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 17 year old Peter Burke who was last seen in Tralee, on Friday, November 17. Peter is described as being approximately 5 foot 7 inches in height with a slight build, black hair and blue eyes. When last seen, […]

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€87,500 Of Suspected Cocaine Seized In Listowel

€87,500 Of Suspected Cocaine Seized In Listowel

November 22, 2023 at 1:14 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI seized approximately €87,500 of suspected cocaine in Listowel on Tuesday, November 21. Members attached to Kerry Divisional Drugs Unit and Listowel Detective Unit conducted a stop and search of a vehicle in the Gortacrissane area. During the course of this search suspected cocaine with an estimated value of €87,500 […]

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Appeal For Information Relating To Criminal Damage And Attempted Burglary Incidents

Appeal For Information Relating To Criminal Damage And Attempted Burglary Incidents

November 20, 2023 at 3:26 pm 1 comment

GARDAI in Tralee are appealing to the public for information relating to separate criminal damage and attempted burglary incidents in the town over the past week. On Thursday, November 16 between 11pm and 11.30pm, the parking ticket machine in the car park adjacent to St John’s Church was interfered with. […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Separate Theft And Criminal Damage Incidents

Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Separate Theft And Criminal Damage Incidents

November 7, 2023 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are seeking the public’s help with regard to theft  and criminal damage incidents as well as trying to reunite owners with lost cash and property. On Halloween night into the morning of November 1, the window on a business premises on Market Place was smashed by a […]

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Shop Thefts Up, Public Order Offences Down In Latest Kerry Crime Figures

Shop Thefts Up, Public Order Offences Down In Latest Kerry Crime Figures

October 21, 2023 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

THERE has been a significant increase in thefts from shops offences, while public order offences decreased in Kerry in the first nine months of 2023 compared to the same period in 2019. The crime figures for the Kerry Division were revealed by Chief Superintendent of the Kerry Garda Division, Padraic […]

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Launching the Halloween initiative were Garda Trish Fitzpatrick, Inspector Tim O’Keeffe, Superintendent Paul Kennedy , Student Garda Aoife Coffey and Garda Mary Gardiner with youngsters in front
Oisin Burke, Lilly McLoughlin and Noah McMahon.

Tralee Gardaí Introduce Door Signs For Halloween Trick Or Treating

October 17, 2023 at 12:10 pm Comments are Disabled

AN Garda Siochana in Tralee are rolling out an initiative to enable every house enjoy the spooky season in a safe and non-intrusive manner. Each year thousands of homes welcome trick or treaters to their door for the annual ritual, but for a variety of reasons, residents in many houses are unable […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information In Relation To Incidents In Tralee Area

Gardaí Appeal For Information In Relation To Incidents In Tralee Area

October 16, 2023 at 3:11 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are appealing for information in relation to separate crimes committed in Tralee over the past week. In the early hours of Sunday, October 15, the window at Amaretto coffee shop on Ashe Street was smashed. There was blood at the scene, so the person who broke the […]

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Man Dies After Road Traffic Collision In North Kerry

Man Dies After Road Traffic Collision In North Kerry

October 15, 2023 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a two-vehicle collision involving a motorcycle and a van, which occurred at Moyvane North, on Saturday at approximately 7pm. The male (40’s) driver of the motorcycle was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the van, a male (70’s) was taken […]

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Teenager Dies After Road Traffic Collision In North Kerry

Teenager Dies After Road Traffic Collision In North Kerry

October 8, 2023 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are currently at the scene of a fatal road traffic collision that occurred on the R555 at Duagh Village, Listowel, Co. Kerry last night. At approximately 9.50pm Gardaí were attended the scene where a male pedestrian, aged in his late teens, was seriously injured and removed from the scene to […]

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Man Arrested In Relation To Fatal Assault At Abbey Court Last Year

Man Arrested In Relation To Fatal Assault At Abbey Court Last Year

October 7, 2023 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí from the Kerry Division arrested a man (aged in his 50s) on Friday at Dublin Airport in relation to the ongoing investigation into the fatal assault of Joe Brosnan at Abbey Court, Tralee, on May 22, 2022. The arrest follows the extradition of the man from England where he […]

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Fatal Road Collision On Tarbert-Glin Road

Fatal Road Collision On Tarbert-Glin Road

October 5, 2023 at 9:01 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí and emergency Services attended the scene of a fatal road traffic collision on the N69 – Glin to Tarbert Road, Co. Limerick yesterday evening. The collision occurred at approximately 10:00pm and involved a car and a pedestrian. A male, aged in his 70s, was pronounced deceased at the scene.  His […]

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