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Warning over theft of garden equipment

Gardai in Dundalk are warning homeowners to be vigilant following a series of break-ins to sheds in the town in recent weeks. Thieves have been targeting garden equipment, such as

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Diesel sludge dumped in Haggardstown

A further 3,000 litres of diesel sludge was found illegally dumped in Haggardstown yesterday. The discovery was of the toxic waste was made on the Marlbog Road, with Louth County

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Bombing claim made against Adams and McGuinness

A former IRA prisoner said he was instructed to carry out a bombing by Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams – now a TD for Louth – and Martin McGuinness. The party

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Alleged Dundalk bomb maker refused bail

An alleged dissident republican bomb maker from Dundalk has been refused bail after a judge deemed he appeared to be “more actively involved in this enterprise” than first believed. The

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Public being warned about Garda impersonator in the area

The public are being warned to be wary of a man posing as a gardaí in the area at present. The warning comes after an elderly man in Ardee handed

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McGlinchey calls for removal of the gun from Irish politics

Dominic Óg McGlinchey, whose mother Mary was murdered in Dundalk in 1987, has called on dissident republicans to start “a conversation about the removal of the gun from Irish politics.”

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Dundalk Fire Service battle gorse fires

Dundalk Fire Service battled two gorse fires in the area last night. They were called to Dundalk Golf Club in Blackrock to deal with one blaze at 8.30pm, before dealing

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More diesel sludge founded abandoned outside Dundalk

A further quantity of toxic diesel sludge was founded dumped on the outskirts of Dundalk this morning. The find was made along the M1 motorway. Louth County Council are dealing

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Second approach to a child in Blackrock being investigated

Gardai have confirmed they are investigating a second approach to a child in Blackrock. The incident happened yesterday afternoon with the child being approached by the occupant of dark blue

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3,000 litres of fuel laundering waste dumped in Haggardstown

Around 3,000 litres of toxic sludge was discovered dumped just outside Dundalk earlier today. In total three containers of oil laundering waste, each containing about 1,000 litres of the toxic

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Gardaí investigating hoax call to paramedics in Dundalk

Gardaí are investigating a hoax call to paramedics that took place in Dundalk on April 1st. The HSE has confirmed that an emergency call was made claiming that a 14-year-old

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Woman arrested in connection with Jean McConville murder

Detectives investigating the IRA murder of Belfast mother-of-10 Jean McConville more than 40 years ago have arrested a 57-year-old woman. The suspect was detained in west Belfast and has been

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Gardaí appealing for information on Dromad break-in

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information following a break-in to a licenced premises in the Dromad area in the early hours of last Friday morning. The incident happened around

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Dundalk man still being held in the North for question over alleged dissident republican activity

A Dundalk man who was previously accused of building the Omagh bomb was last night still being questioned by police in the North who are investigating dissident republican activity. Patrick

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Blackrock man identified as a “major pimp”

A man from the Blackrock area has been identified by the Sunday World newspaper as a “major pimp who preys on vulnerable teenager girls and young single mums”. Liam ‘Creepy’