The 141 Mercedes car which was seized during searches of four properties in Listowel, Co Kerry.

The Criminal Assets Bureau has targeted a suspected drugs gang in Listowel, Co Kerry, and seized cars, cash, cocaine and expensive jewellery during a (...)

Some of the cars seized from a car dealership in Co Tipperary. Photograph: An Garda

Four people are being questioned following the seizure of more than €2 million worth of cash and luxury cars at a Co Tipperary car sales firm followin(...)

Don’t let Cyber Monday be a retailers’ fun day. Photograph: iStock

It doesn’t take much to make something “traditional” in the 21st century. Last Friday we all “celebrated” the tradition of Black Friday (although, con(...)

Assistant Commissioner John O’Driscoll: “More than 30 lives had been saved in the past 18 months since the feud erupted.” Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A feared significant rise in gun killings when the Kinahan-Hutch feud began has not materialised, the Garda officer leading the investigation of gangl(...)

Guardian journalist Luke Harding has told a conference he places a sticking plaster over the webcam on his compute. Photograph: Thomas Trutschel/Photothek

Cyberspying has become so all-pervasive that diplomats are resorting to using typewriters to send important messages, a conference has been told. T(...)

Cybercrime: on the rise Of Irish firms affected by cybercrime, nearly one in five incurred losses of between €92,000 and €4.6 million, according to a survey from PwC. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Whether they’re investing in security cameras, expensive alarm systems or personnel to patrol buildings, most firms see spending on crime prevention a(...)

Cybercrime against business has risen in the last 12-18 months: the Garda asks firms to be more careful and to protect themselves with expertise.

Irish companies have been warned of the need to take better precautions against cybercrime after a huge surge in attacks in the past year. Det Insp (...)