Wed, 01 Jul, 2020
Gardaí have recovered further human remains, believed to be a decapitated head, in a burnt-out car found overnight.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020
Armed gardaí will not solve the problem with drug gangs in Drogheda, according to Fine Gael TD for Louth Fergus O’Dowd.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
Tusla is providing additional funding for counselling services in the Moneymore area.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
Gardaí are investigating an alleged assault on a man in Moneymore in Drogheda in Co Louth.
Gardaí that the Army Explosives Ordnance Disposal team are on the scene.
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
“I am very keen to ensure that every resource is available to An Garda Siochana in order to bring those responsible to justice.”
Thu, 13 Dec, 2018
Garda decisions to cancel leave and ease stringent controls on overtime in Co Louth reflect the “seriousness and urgency” of the situation in Drogheda, senior officers have said.
Tue, 13 Nov, 2018
More than a dozen homes had to be evacuated after two pipe bombs were discovered on a housing estate in Drogheda.
Fri, 03 Nov, 2017
Their motto is “dare to dream”, and, despite the disappointing scoreline, the thousands of Northern Ireland supporters literally danced out of the fan zone in Belfast.
Mon, 13 Jun, 2016
Many Irishmen working in England at the outbreak of World War 1 enlisted in English regiments. One was Thomas Kedian, of Moneymore, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo, my grand-uncle.
Mon, 11 Aug, 2014
The Army Bomb Disposal Team has made safe an explosive device that was found outside a house in Drogheda in Co Louth earlier.
Tue, 08 Jul, 2014
A viable device has been found outside a house in Co. Louth.
Sun, 01 Jun, 2014
Gardaí investigating a shooting incident in Drogheda have arrested a 19-year-old man.
Mon, 24 Mar, 2014
Gardaí in county Louth are appealing for witnesses to a shooting incident in Drogheda yesterday evening.
A 35-year-old man has been taken to hospital following a shooting incident in Drogheda this evening.
Sun, 23 Mar, 2014
A footballer who broke an opponent’s leg with a ‘kung fu’-style tackle during a junior soccer match in Co Meath two years ago was spared jail yesterday.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2014
Gardaí in Co Louth are asking the public to help them locate a missing 33-year-old man.
Tue, 02 Jul, 2013
A school bus carrying 28 pupils veered off the road in Northern Ireland today, police said.
Wed, 05 Dec, 2012
TWO Derry footballers were in court for being involved in a pub brawl in Galway city after their team’s defeat in the recent semi-finals of the Celebrity Bainisteoir television series.
Tue, 15 Nov, 2011
THE grandmother who won €5.1 million in last weekend’s Lotto draw wants to wait for her son, Anthony, to come home from Australia before she picks up her cheque from the National Lottery headquarters, so he can be with her for the momentous occasion.
Tue, 18 Oct, 2011
Police in the North are investigating the sudden death of a 23-year-old woman from Cavan who died in Antrim Area Hospital after attending a music festival.
Sun, 11 Sep, 2011
A LOUTH woman has been given a suspended sentence in lieu of a fine for evading tax on cigarettes and tobacco products which she said were for her family.
Fri, 25 Mar, 2011
Two men charged over a £1m (€1.2m) cannabis seizure in the North were members of a highly organised criminal gang, police claimed in court today.
Sat, 23 Oct, 2010
SIX charges against former Ireland international soccer player Gary Kelly were struck out at Drogheda district court yesterday after the judge was told by the alleged victims they did not want to proceed with their complaints.
Wed, 29 Sep, 2010
FORMER Ireland international soccer player Gary Kelly appeared before Drogheda District Court yesterday to face charges of trespass with intent to commit criminal damage.
Sat, 25 Sep, 2010
Two men were arrested after drugs worth £11,000 (€13,000) were seized when police raided six properties in the North.
Sat, 24 Jul, 2010
A 26-year-old woman has died in a two-car collision in Co Galway today.
Sat, 12 Dec, 2009
Two people have been killed in a two-car collision in Co. Derry this afternoon, near the town of Moneymore.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2009
Two police officers were disciplined for failings in handling the case of an Indian man killed in the North, it emerged today.
Mon, 27 Apr, 2009
The jury in the trial of a man accused of attempted murder has heard from a second witness who has said they had difficulty remembering the incident.
Mon, 30 Mar, 2009
The funeral of three brothers killed in a devastating house fire will take place today.
Mon, 23 Mar, 2009
A minute's silence will be observed in Co. Louth later following the death of three family members in a house fire in Drogheda yesterday.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2009
It has emerged that the three victims of this morning's house fire in Co. Louth were eight, 16 and 21 years of age and all from the same family.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2009
Three members of one family were killed in a house fire today.
At least three people have been confirmed dead following a house fire in Drogheda, Co Louth, this morning.
Five people were feared dead after a house fire today.
Two 35-year-old men have appeared in court in Co Louth charged in connection with an alleged shooting incident, in which a 51-year-old man was shot in the leg.
Sat, 06 Sep, 2008
A man was charged today with murdering pregnant mother-of-four Jean Quigley.
Sat, 09 Aug, 2008
A man has died following an accident on a farm in Co Derry yesterday evening.
Tue, 08 Jul, 2008
A man died after an accident at a farm in Co Derry.
A man was immersed in bath water and had petrol poured over him during a terrifying armed robbery in Co Tyrone, it emerged today.
Thu, 01 Feb, 2007
A convicted Louth sex offender has been jailed for six years for the manslaughter of a 57-year-old man whom he claimed sexually molested his girlfriend while they slept rough on a Dublin street.
Wed, 27 Jul, 2005
A policewoman has died after her armoured Land Rover patrol vehicle crashed in the North today.
Sun, 10 Jul, 2005
A man told gardaí that he punched a 57-year-old man, whom he is accused of unlawfully killing, after he woke up to find the man "feeling his girlfriend’s tits", when the couple had been sleeping rough in a doorway under a duvet.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2005
Crude graffiti has been daubed on walls as part of a new offensive by loyalists to drive Catholics out of a troubled south Belfast area, it emerged today.
Wed, 28 Apr, 2004
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