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[23 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Crime and the Home Security Checklist Challenge

The most frequent topic of conversation with residents lately is the number and frequency of incidents of criminal behaviour, including burglaries and attempted burglaries, anti-social behaviour and drug related incidents…

Crime, Press Release »

[29 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

Local TD, Derek Keating, has called for more patrols, both on foot and in Garda cars, to try and address the significant increase in break-ins in Lucan over the past number of weeks. He has been in contact with the Superintendent in Charge at Lucan Garda Station to discuss how best this can be tackled.

Crime, Press Release »

[29 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

Local TD Derek Keating today congratulated the Gardaí from the National Drugs Unit who were backed up with Gardaí from Lucan and arrested two people for €400,000 value of cannabis herb in Hillcrest Heights late last night.
Two young people in their 20s were arrested when the Gardaí were attending a fire at the adjacent house on the same street. An elaborate cultivation site with a large amount of cannabis herb, cultivation equipment and packing facilities were all discovered in what is a frightening but unacceptable development in the Greater Lucan …

Crime, Press Release »

[8 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

Local TD Derek Keating congratulates Gardai from the National Drug Squad and Ronanstown Garda Station for the dangerous but successful work in closing a drug factory in Balgaddy.
I am so proud of our Gardai who again have saved more young life’s said local TD Derek Keating
Cocaine and cannabis with an estimated street value of €170,000 have been seized by Gardaí during a raid on a house in Dublin Mid-West. A  gun and ammunition were also recovered.
The raid was carried out on a house in Balgaddy as part of an investigation …

Crime, General Election priorities »

[19 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

The primary duty of the State is to protect the health and physical safety of its citizens, so criminal gangs must be stopped now from waging their war of terror over our communities.