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Watters welcomes additional Garda resources for Carlingford and Omeath

Local Sinn Féin councillor Antóin Watters has welcomed plans for additional Garda resources to the Omeath/Carlingford area. Talk of the Town revealed last week that additional Gardaí were planned for

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Man hospitalised following stabbing in Dundalk overnight

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for witnessed after a man was stabbed at the front of a local housing estate overnight. The incident occurred at the Dublin Road entrance to

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Man who died in Garda custody in Dundalk had been twice arrested in relation to Ciara Breen disappearance

The man who died while in custody at Dundalk Garda Station on Thursday night has been named as Liam Mullen from Fr Murray Park. The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC)

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McGahon calls for urgent reform of free legal aid system

Local councillor John McGahon has called for an urgent reform of the free legal aid system. The Fine Gael representative has revealed that €428m has been spent on free legal

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Investigation launched into death of a man in custody at Dundalk Garda Station last night

An investigation has been launched into the death of a person who was in custody at Dundalk Garda Station last night. The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) is looking into

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GSOC told it must apply to High Court for Garda killer’s court transcripts

The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) have been told it must apply to the High Court for transcripts relating to appearances before the Special Criminal Court of Adrian Crevan Mackin,

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Information sought on attempted break-in at George’s Quay house

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information on an attempted break-in to a house in the George’s Quay area at the weekend. The incident occurred in the early hours of

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Additional Garda resources planned for Carlingford and Omeath

Additional Garda resources are expected to be announced shortly for the Carlingford/Omeath division. News of the impending announcement was revealed at last night’s Local Policing Forum meeting in Dundalk. The

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Average of 19 Garda checkpoints taking place in Dundalk Garda District every day

An average of 19 Garda checkpoints take place in the Dundalk area every day. According to figures from the local Gardaí, reported by LMFM News this morning, there were 1,748

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Information sought on serious assault in Dundalk

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information in relation to a serious assault which occurred in the town centre at the weekend. A 33-year-old man was found unconscious in the

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Fuel laundering waste dumped at Kilcurry

A quantity of fuel laundering waste was discovered in north Louth yesterday morning. Two cubes containing 2,000 of the toxic waste was found illegally dumped at Carnmore in Kilcurry. This

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GSOC transcripts of Garda killer’s court appearances prior to murder of Tony Golden

The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) is set to look into court transcripts involving Garda killer Adrian Crevan Mackin as part of its investigation into how he came to be

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Thief drops bag after snatching it from woman in Dundalk

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information on an attempted robbery in the St Alphonsus Road area of the town last night. The incident occurred at around 9.10pm. A lady

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Taxi driver threatened with having his cut throat in Dundalk at the weekend

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information after a taxi driver was threatened with having his throat cut in the town centre at the weekend. The male driver, aged 65,

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Man recovering after suffering serious burns following fuel blast at his home

A local man suffered serious burns after a fuel blast at his north Louth home last week. The incident occurred at the man’s home in Rathcor on Tuesday night. It