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A Sligo Leitrim TD has reiterated that there’s a problem with drugs in every town and village in the country.   Junior Minister of State Frank Feighan made the comments as part of statements during a Dail motion regarding Drugs police and the decriminalisation of the user.   It’s anticipated…

A Sligo Leitrim TD and Minister responsible for drugs strategy says Gardai should have to power to caution those with severe drug addictions, rather than prosecute them.   Frank Feighan says existing laws relating to cannabis which have been in place since 2020, should be extended to other drugs like…

Over €25,000 worth of suspected Cocaine has been seized by Gardai in Sligo.   It’s after Gardaí carried out a number of searches yesterday in what was a planned day of action to tackle the sale and supply of illegal drugs.   Search warrants were executed on a number of…

Nine Kilos of cannabis was seized yesterday by Gardai in West Roscommon.   Gardai have confirmed that the discovery was made under operation Tara during the course of an ongoing intelligence led operation targeting the sale and supply of drugs in the west and north west of the country.  …

Gardaí attached to Donegal Town Roads Policing Unit stopped a car that had been detected travelling at 173KPH in a 100KPH speed zone last night. The driver was arrested. The driver then tested positive for cocaine. A Court appearance will follow as the driver has been charged.

A wide variety of drugs have been seized in Ballyshannon over the weekend.   On Sunday last, Gardaí attached to the District Drugs Unit at Ballyshannon Garda Station seized a quantity of suspected controlled drugs (2C-B, Cocaine, Cannabis, Ketamine and MDMA) with an estimated street value of €3,500 (pending analysis)…

A small quantity of cannabis has been located during a search of a property in Co Leitrim.   Gardaí conducted the search at a domestic residence in the Drumshanbo area at approximately 5:30pm on May 26th under the Misuse of Drugs Act, 1977.   In the course of this search…