Five in court charged with alleged plot to kill brother of Gerry Hutch

Five in court charged with alleged plot to kill brother of Gerry Hutch

Five men have appeared in court charged in connection with an alleged plot to murder Patsy Hutch - the brother of Gerry ‘The Monk’ Hutch.

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Discovery of body of man in Ballymun being treated as 'personal tragedy' - Gardai

Discovery of body of man in Ballymun being treated as 'personal tragedy' - Gardai

Gardaí are treating the discovery of a body of a man in a container in Ballymun as a personal tragedy at this time, they announced this evening.

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Court hears would-be-assassin was gloating about having handgun moments before arrest

Court hears would-be-assassin was gloating about having handgun moments before arrest

A court has heard the moment a would-be assassin loaded a Beretta handgun and gloated to a co-plotter “we’re laughing with this” before armed Gardaí intercepted their bugged vehicle.

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Gardaí suspect latest gangland murder victim was lured to his death

Gardaí suspect latest gangland murder victim was lured to his death

Gardaí suspect the latest gangland murder victim was lured by his own gang associates or someone close to him at the behest of a rival crime boss.

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Gardaí: 'Lives have been saved with massive haul of drugs and firearms'

Gardaí: 'Lives have been saved with massive haul of drugs and firearms'

Gardaí believe they have saved lives and inflicted a double blow to Drogheda's feuding gangs after separate hauls of firearms and drugs.

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Man, 25, charged over gun and ammo seizure following car search in north Dublin

Man, 25, charged over gun and ammo seizure following car search in north Dublin

A 25-year-old man charged with possessing a semi-automatic pistol and ammunition after gardai stopped and searched a car travelling in north Dublin has been remanded in custody.

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Man, 30, shot several times in north Dublin

Man, 30, shot several times in north Dublin

A man, aged 30, has been shot in north Dublin this evening.

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'Forget about the bling': Charlie Flanagan says people involved in gangland crime are 'losers'

'Forget about the bling': Charlie Flanagan says people involved in gangland crime are 'losers'

The Minister for Justice says people involved in gangland crime are "losers".

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Dublin archbishop appeals for information on three gang-related shootings

Dublin archbishop appeals for information on three gang-related shootings

Those involved in the latest spate of gang-related shootings must be put behind bars and their “business of death” undermined and destroyed, Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has urged.

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Drug feuds not just confined to Dublin, but form deadly triangle coast to coast

Drug feuds not just confined to Dublin, but form deadly triangle coast to coast

Anyone who thinks that drug gangs are confined to Dublin and other major cities in Ireland need to think again. It is a nationwide scourge that forms a deadly triangle between Dublin and Drogheda on the east coast and Sligo in the West.

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Taoiseach to visit scenes of gangland murders

Taoiseach to visit scenes of gangland murders

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar plans to visit the Dublin communities living in fear after three daytime gangland murders in recent days.

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Gardaí fear third murder in week not the last

Gardaí fear third murder in week not the last

Gardaí fear that there could be more violence after a third murder in seven days in north Dublin.

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Two gangland murders in less than 24 hours

Two gangland murders in less than 24 hours

Gardaí are investigating two gangland murders, both involving young men, in north Dublin in less than a day.

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Joan Burton calls for more resources to tackle gang activity in Dublin

Joan Burton calls for more resources to tackle gang activity in Dublin

Children in Dublin 15 have seen men with guns less than 100 yards from their school gate.

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'Enough is enough': Hundreds attend rally in Drogheda to protest gang violence

'Enough is enough': Hundreds attend rally in Drogheda to protest gang violence

People in Drogheda are living in fear that someone will die before the violent feud between rival drug gangs in their town is brought under control.

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Criminal Assets Bureau targets Lithuanian crime boss

Criminal Assets Bureau targets Lithuanian crime boss

The Criminal Assets Bureau is endeavouring to identify properties, assets, and bank accounts controlled by the head of the Lithuanian crime gang operating a network of cannabis grow houses across the country.

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Two arrests in organised crime crackdown after car stopped and loaded gun seized

Two arrests in organised crime crackdown after car stopped and loaded gun seized

Gardaí have seized a loaded gun and arrested two men after stopping and searching a car in Dublin today.

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Dublin's Lord Mayor offers to host gangland feud talks in Mansion House

Dublin's Lord Mayor offers to host gangland feud talks in Mansion House

Dublin's new Lord Mayor has offered to make the Mansion House available for mediation talks in the city’s ongoing gangland feud.

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Van DNA may identify gunman in Bray attack

Van DNA may identify gunman in Bray attack

Gardaí hope to know in the coming days if DNA samples taken from the getaway vehicle used in the fatal Bray gun attack can identify the gunman.

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Latest: Bray Boxing club shooting 'nothing to do with boxing', says IABA

Latest: Bray Boxing club shooting 'nothing to do with boxing', says IABA

Latest: The Irish Athletic Boxing Association says there is no connection between the sport and criminality.

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’He had bullet holes in his leg’: People spilled out of boxing club after shooting

’He had bullet holes in his leg’: People spilled out of boxing club after shooting

Anthony Connor was out walking his dog just before 7am along a quiet Bray Harbour when a man came out of the boxing club and lay on the ground with bullet holes in his leg.

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Dutch Moroccan with links to Kinahan gang jailed for 18 years in Holland

Dutch Moroccan with links to Kinahan gang jailed for 18 years in Holland

A Dutch Moroccan man with links to the Kinahan crime gang has been jailed for 18 years in Holland.

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Dozens of credible threats to life averted recently, say Gardaí

Dozens of credible threats to life averted recently, say Gardaí

Gardaí say close to 50 credible threats to life have been averted in recent months.

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Man injured in Coolock shooting dies

Man injured in Coolock shooting dies

A man critically injured in a shooting in Coolock in Dublin on Sunday night, has died.

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Regency Hotel murder trial adjourned amidst tributes to detective who died at weekend

Regency Hotel murder trial adjourned amidst tributes to detective who died at weekend

The Regency Hotel murder trial has been adjourned until next week amidst tributes to one of the lead investigators in the case who died suddenly over the weekend at a Dublin garda station.

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Gardai release images of van used in fatal gangland shooting of Jason Molyneux

Gardai release images of van used in fatal gangland shooting of Jason Molyneux

Gardaí have issued details of a van they think may have been used in the murder of Jason Molyneux last week.

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Specialist Gardaí surveillance at Citywest boxing event formerly linked with Daniel Kinahan

Specialist Gardaí surveillance at Citywest boxing event formerly linked with Daniel Kinahan

It is understood covert surveillance will be carried out by specialist Gardaí at a boxing event in Citywest this Saturday.

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Sister of murdered man appeals for Hutch / Kinhahan gangs to think of children left behind

Sister of murdered man appeals for Hutch / Kinhahan gangs to think of children left behind

The sister of one of the victims of the ongoing Hutch / Kinhahan gangland feud has appealed for those involved in the feud to think of the children who are left behind.

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Hundreds attend vigil in Dublin for latest victim of gangland feud

Hundreds attend vigil in Dublin for latest victim of gangland feud

Latest: Hundreds of people took part in a candle-lit vigil in Dublin's north inner city this evening for Derek Coakley Hutch.

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Court hears 500 gardai viewed a photo of man dressed as woman in aftermath of Regency attack

Court hears 500 gardai viewed a photo of man dressed as woman in aftermath of Regency attack

Approximately 500 gardai viewed a photo of a man dressed as a woman holding a gun outside the Regency Hotel on the day of a fatal shooting there, with two detectives identifying the man as Patrick Hutch, the Special Criminal Court has heard.

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Latest: Gardaí claim arrests of four men in Dublin as 'one of the most significant operations' in Ireland

Latest: Gardaí claim arrests of four men in Dublin as 'one of the most significant operations' in Ireland

Latest: Gardaí say the arrests of four men for conspiracy to murder in Dublin is one of the most significant operations ever undertaken in the State.

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'Daddy didn't make it to the hall, he shot him'. Children of 'crime boss' describe fatal shooting

'Daddy didn't make it to the hall, he shot him'. Children of 'crime boss' describe fatal shooting

The children of a well known criminal who was shot dead in his home have told how a man holding a gun entered the kitchen wearing a balaclava before shooting their father dead, writes Louise Roseingrave.

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Man arrested in operation targetting organised crime to appear in court

Man arrested in operation targetting organised crime to appear in court

A man is due in court in the morning in connection with the seizure of a handgun and ammunition in West Dublin.

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Gardai renew appeal for witnesses to ’vicious’ murder of 35-year-old in Dublin

Gardai renew appeal for witnesses to ’vicious’ murder of 35-year-old in Dublin

Gardai have renewed their appeal for information after a father of three was shot dead in a local feud in Dublin last night.

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Arrest of two men in Dublin  "undoubtedly prevented further loss of life":  Minister for Justice

Arrest of two men in Dublin "undoubtedly prevented further loss of life": Minister for Justice

The Minister for Justice, Charlie Flanagan, has commended An Garda Síochána for the arrest of two men on Monday night who were travelling through Dublin with a loaded gun.

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Two men  found with loaded gun arrested in Dublin on conspiracy to murder charge

Two men found with loaded gun arrested in Dublin on conspiracy to murder charge

Two men have been arrested and a loaded firearm has been seized by Gardai in Dublin.

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Three teenagers hospitalised after shooting incident in Ballymun

Three teenagers hospitalised after shooting incident in Ballymun

Three teenagers have been hospitalised with “minor injuries” sustained in a shooting incident in Ballymun.

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Son of John Gilligan's bodyguard watched on CCTV as father shot in garden, inquest hears

Son of John Gilligan's bodyguard watched on CCTV as father shot in garden, inquest hears

The son of a man shot dead in his garden saw the gunman shooting on CCTV an inquest has heard.

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Investigators condemn ’barbaric’ murder of loyalist as son (3) looks on

Investigators condemn ’barbaric’ murder of loyalist as son (3) looks on

The murder of a loyalist in a busy supermarket car park as his three-year-old son looked on was a barbaric and reckless act, a senior detective has said.

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Shooting victim identified through fingerprint technology: Inquest hears

Shooting victim identified through fingerprint technology: Inquest hears

Shooting victim Mark Desmond died of multiple gunshot wounds and was identified following his death by fingerprint technology, an inquest into his death heard.

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Two Irish among four charged following Amsterdam gun incident

Two Irish among four charged following Amsterdam gun incident

The four man gang arrested by armed police in Amsterdam last Sunday night have been charged with a number of offences in a Dutch court today.

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Patrick Hutch Jnr  further charged with firearms offences

Patrick Hutch Jnr further charged with firearms offences

A man accused of murdering David Byrne at the Regency Hotel in Dublin has been further charged with firearms offences today.

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Senator calls for tougher penalties for gun possession

Senator calls for tougher penalties for gun possession

A Fianna Fáil Senator has today called for tougher measures to deal with gun crime.

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Justice Minister to outline new approach to gangland crime

Justice Minister to outline new approach to gangland crime

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald is to look for extra resources to help the Gardaí tackle gangland crime.

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'Horrified' Sinn Fein Councillor calls for taskforce to combat gangland crime

'Horrified' Sinn Fein Councillor calls for taskforce to combat gangland crime

There have been calls for a dedicated task force to clamp down on gangland violence in Dublin.

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Man arrested in Eddie Hutch murder investigation

Man arrested in Eddie Hutch murder investigation

A man in his 30s has been arrested by gardaí investigating the murder of Eddie Hutch in February.

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People feel afraid, and gardaí are under-resourced in fight against gangland crime: McDonald

People feel afraid, and gardaí are under-resourced in fight against gangland crime: McDonald

Members of the Gardaí are not being given the manpower to deal with gangland activity and many communities in Dublin do not feel safe, Mary Lou McDonald has said.

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Dublin murder victim had connections with Hutch gang

Dublin murder victim had connections with Hutch gang

Gardaí are investigating two murders in Dublin in the latest spate of violence in the city.

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Sheriff St shooting victim Martin O'Rourke to be laid to rest today

Sheriff St shooting victim Martin O'Rourke to be laid to rest today

The funeral of Martin O’Rourke - an innocent victim of a recent gangland feud - is to take place in Dublin later this morning.

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Man in custody in connection with Noel Duggan murder

Man in custody in connection with Noel Duggan murder

A man remains in garda custody this morning in connection with the murder of Noel Duggan in Co Meath last month.

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Man shot dead in gangland-style attack in Meath housing estate

Man shot dead in gangland-style attack in Meath housing estate

Latest: The man shot in last night’s gangland-style attack in Co Meath has been identified as 57-year-old Noel Duggan.

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Gardaí prepare security operation for funeral of republican Vinnie Ryan

Gardaí prepare security operation for funeral of republican Vinnie Ryan

Gardaí are mounting a significant security operation in Dublin today for the funeral of Vinnie Ryan.

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Dublin gardaí search 12 homes in David Byrne murder probe

Dublin gardaí search 12 homes in David Byrne murder probe

Twelve homes are being searched by gardaí in Dublin by detectives investigating the murder of David Byrne.

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Murder victim David Byrne laid to rest in Dublin

Murder victim David Byrne laid to rest in Dublin

Latest: Murder victim David Byrne has been laid to rest in Dublin after an hour-long funeral Mass in the south inner city.

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Gardaí search church, cemetery and roads ahead of gangland funeral

Gardaí search church, cemetery and roads ahead of gangland funeral

Gardaí are to mount a security operation ahead of the funeral of David Byrne in Dublin over a week ago.

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Dissident republican allegedly identified as Regency Hotel attack gunman

Dissident republican allegedly identified as Regency Hotel attack gunman

A dissident republican from Tyrone has been identified by gardaí as one of the gunmen who carried out a shooting at a boxing match weigh-in at a Dublin hotel earlier this month.

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Journalists 'cannot work with police protection', says NUJ after gangland threats

Journalists 'cannot work with police protection', says NUJ after gangland threats

The National Union of Journalists has said reporters must be able to do their jobs without intimidation, after a number of reporters were threatened by criminal gangs.

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Tight security expected at funerals of gangland shooting victims

Tight security expected at funerals of gangland shooting victims

Tight security is expected to be in place ahead of the funerals of David Byrne and Eddie Hutch in Dublin.

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Eye-witness footage shows minutes after Regency Hotel shooting

Eye-witness footage shows minutes after Regency Hotel shooting

Disturbing eye-witness footage of the scenes just moments after David Byrne was shot dead at the Regency Hotel last Friday have emerged, showing the assassins making their getaway and what happened before gardai arrived.

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DNA and forensic test results due on getaway car used in Eddie Hutch killing

DNA and forensic test results due on getaway car used in Eddie Hutch killing

It is expected DNA and forensic test results from the getaway car used by those involved in the killing of Eddie Hutch in Dublin on Monday night will be available to the Gardaí shortly.

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