The Criminal Assets Bureau conducted a search operation in the DMR South this morning, Tuesday 18 May 2021. The operation was supported by the Emergency Response Unit and assisted by personnel from the Crumlin District Detective Unit and the Customs Dog Unit.

Two residential addresses were searched during this morning’s operation and the following items were seized:

  • Documents and records relating to a property purchase.
  • €1,950 in cash.
  • Mobile phones, devices and hard drives.
  • €38,000 restrained in a bank account.

This morning’s search operation was conducted as part of an on-going Criminal Assets Bureau investigation into the acquisition of a property believed to be funded with the proceeds of crime. The target of this morning’s operation is linked to a significant organised crime gang involved in the trafficking of controlled drugs.