Gardaí arrest 24 in Dublin crackdown on drug dealing

Twenty-four people have been arrested in the Tallaght area of Dublin in a Garda crackdown on drug dealing.

It follows an operation that got underway last summer by the Street Purchasing Unit attached to the Drugs and Organised Crime Unit.

During the investigation 74 drug purchases were made and in the past two weeks 24 suspects were arrested and charged.

They are due before Tallaght District Court on Monday.


More in this Section

Michael D Higgins and Sean Gallagher to take part in live presidential debate tomorrow

Man who stabbed friend over can of beer found not guilty of murder but guilty of manslaughter

Man found dismembered in canal had transferred €50,000 to killer's account

Man serving 10-year prison sentence convicted for using false documents to secure mortgatge


Breaking Stories

5 reasons why baking is good for your mental health

A master sommelier on everything you need to know about five of the most popular grapes

#Papoosegate: Why dads are doing the right thing by wearing a baby sling

Should we all be drinking cactus water now?

More From The Irish Examiner