Two loaded firearms and a quarter of a million euro worth of drugs have been seized in Dublin.
Four men are in custody after two separate major seizures in investigations into gangland crime.
Two loaded firearms were seized in the Shancastle Park area of Clondalkin yesterday evening.
They were discovered wrapped in cling film at the back of one of a number of houses that were searched.
Three men aged in their 20s were arrested.
Separately, Gardaí seized a quarter of a million euro worth of heroin and cocaine in Cromcastle in Coolock.
A 20-year-old man was arrested and is being detained in Ballymun Garda Station.
Gardaí say both seizures are part of investigations targeting organised criminal activity in the capital.
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Denial is powerful especially within families but each and every person in Ireland are duty bound to engage with what is exactly happen with the illegal use of drugs in our country especially as Ireland now is reported to have a crisis with illegal drugs which places it in the top three in Europe. I recommend this link http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/countries/drug-reports/2018/ireland_en
This is European Monitoring Centre for drugs and drug addiction:-
Details are provided for each country.
The recent publication of the Ireland Drug Report 2018 is essential reading.
For the details, access the above link but this highlights what is in circulation:-
Prescription drugs are being sold on the black market; Steroids are in every gym and who knows who monitors their impact on fitness freaks who are addicted to exercise.
And then there is alcohol – the real crisis that is also concealed by denial.
Is it time to have random check’s in the workplace?
Just a thought; you might like to engage further with Google on this topic and share.