John O Driscoll

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The two men – in their 20s and 30s – who were arrested, are still be held under the Offences Against The State Act at Clondalkin Garda station. Photograph: An Garda Síochána/Twitter

The arrests of two men in Dublin in an anti-gangland operation may be significant to the investigations into botched efforts to shoot John Gilligan de(...)

Criminals have moved from targeting overhead power lines in rural areas to breaking into substations in both urban and rural areas and stealing the copper wiring inside. Photograph: iStock

The number of copper thefts from ESB power stations has doubled this year, the Garda said as it announced a campaign to curb the theft and sale of val(...)

Two men have been arrested following the seizure of herbal cannabis worth an estimated €3.2 million in Co Louth. Photograph: An Garda Síochána.

Two men have been arrested following the seizure of herbal cannabis worth an estimated €3.2 million in Co Louth. Officers attached to the Garda Natio(...)

Gardai investigated  a series of insurance claims relating to injuries suffered in slips and falls which were suspected to be false. Stock photograph: iStock

Gardaí have arrested five people in relation to a sophisticated insurance scam involving more than 20 allegedly false claims. Earlier this year, off(...)

 Assistant Garda Commissioner John O’Driscoll: ‘We find that if we tackle a gang in one region they sometimes move to another.’  File image: Gareth Chaney Collins

The curtailment on Garda overtime will not stymie efforts to tackle the expected rise in burglaries this winter, an assistance commissioner has said. (...)

Gardaí have begun a significant clampdown on people involved in bogus insurance claims. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Gardaí have begun a significant clampdown on people involved in bogus insurance claims and are planning to tackle them with “super raids” in the same (...)

Murder victims Seán Little and Jordan Davis were friends and were shot dead in the space of a week in May.

Gardaí believe they prevented a gangland murder within the Kinahan network in Dublin when they arrested three men and seized a gun over the weekend. (...)

Thomas Kavanagh arriving at Stoke-on-Trent crown court on Monday for sentencing. Photograph: Jason Roberts/PA Wire

The jailing of Dubliner Thomas Kavanagh in England following a joint operation between gardaí and UK police appears to mark yet another blow for the K(...)

Drugs seized by gardaí following searches in Meath and Dublin. Photograph: An Garda Síochána

Three men have been arrested after the seizure of heroin valued at about €1 million in a joint operation between the Garda and British police. Search(...)

A probationary Garda has been arrested in relation to a suspected firearms offence and is being questioned in Dublin. The garda member was arrested o(...)

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