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A man has been remanded on bail following a major drug seizure in Sligo town on Sunday night. Members of the Sligo Crime Unit and the Divisional Drugs Unit carried out a search in the Cranmore area of Sligo town. About €60,000 worth of what is believed to be cannabis…

Sligo gardai have made a number of major drugs seizures, amounting to a total value of about €160,000, over the weekend. Last night, members of Sligo Crime Unit and the Divisional Drugs Unit carried out a search in the Cranmore area of Sligo town. About €80,000 worth of what is…

A man was arrested and a quantity of drugs — believed to have a street value of about €25,000 — has been seized near Collooney, Co Sligo. It occurred after gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit observed a vehicle acting suspiciously yesterday morning. When gardaí went to make enquiries, the…

A top Garda officer in the region has confirmed that recent major drugs seizures elsewhere were destined for the north west. Chief Superintendent Aidan Glacken told a meeting of the County Sligo Joint Policing Committee that not only was this the case but that the drugs hauls were also paid…

A Sligo councillor says it’s a matter of concern that €100,000 worth of drugs were being stored in the Ballisodare area. Sinn Fein Councillor Thomas Healy says it’s particularly serious because of the presence of a number of schools in the locality. The drugs were found in a package by…

Gardai are appealing for the public’s help following the discovery of €100,000 of drugs near Ballisodare in County Sligo. A man walking his dog at Glenwood, Ballisodare, discovered a package containing the drugs. Gardai searched the package and found powder and tablets, which have now been confirmed as ecstasy, with…