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Woman arrested after kicking garda in the eye

A woman was arrested after kicking a garda in the face following an incident at a checkpoint on the Dublin Road in Portlaoise last night. The...

Appeal for information after Mountrath GAA club burgled

Gardái are appealing for information after the shed at Mountrath GAA club was broken into between 10pm Monday night and 8am Tuesday morning. The lock...

Calls not to leave items visible in vehicles after series of...

Gardaí are calling on vehicle owners not to leave items visible in unattended cars after a number of vehicles were broken into in recent...

Witnesses sought after weekend robberies in Portlaoise and Portarlington

Gardaí are appealing for information after two robberies were carried out in Laois over the weekend. Sometime between 5pm on Saturday and 7pm on Sunday,...

Appeal for information after Cloneygowan shop robbed

Gardaí are appealing for information after a shop in Cloneygowan was burgled. A cigarette machine and a sum of cash were stolen after two masked...

Appeal for information after Borris-In-Ossory clubhouse burgled

Gardaí are appealing for information after the Borris-In-Ossory GAA club grounds were broken into yesterday. The incident, which occurred some time between 10am and 6pm...

Horror after knife and baseball bat attack in Portarlington

Gardaí are appealing for information after two people were attacked outside their home in Portarlington by three men wielding knives and baseball bats. The incident...

Homeowners scare off men attempting to steal diesel in Portlaoise

Gardaí are appealing for information after three men were disturbed in the act of siphoning off diesel from a house in St Brigid's Place...

Drugs and Stolen Cars Units seize caravan in Portlaoise

Members of the Drugs Unit and the Stolen Cars Unit have seized a caravan in Portlaoise on suspicion of it being stolen. The two units...

Appeal for witnesses after quad bike taken in Mountrath

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a quad bike was stolen from Mountrath last week. The bike, worth an estimated €7,000, was taken on April...

Gardaí call for ‘calm’ in Mountrath following return of ‘unpredictable character’

Gardaí are calling for people in Mountrath and surrounding areas to remain calm after an 'unpredictable individual' has returned to Laois following his release...

Petition for full time security launched following mugging of disabled Graiguecullen...

The sister of a disabled Grauguecullen man who was robbed in a park in Carlow at the weekend has launched a petition calling for...

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after disabled Graiguecullen man mugged

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a disabled Graiguecullen man was robbed in broad daylight in a park in Carlow on Sunday afternoon. Wheelchair-bound Eoin...

Gardaí seek information after two caravans burnt out

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after two caravans were burnt out in Portlaoise last night. The incident took place at Harpur's Lane, Portlaoise in the...

Appeal for witnesses after Crettyard pub burgled

Gardai are appealing for witnesses after Flemings Bar in Newtown was broken into this morning. The raiders gained access to the premises by throwing a rubbish...

Appeal for information after The Wheel Inn burgled

An appeal for information has been launched after a pub in The Heath was burgled yesterday. The Wheel Inn was broken into some time between...

Man arrested after stealing car in Kilminchy

Gardai arrested a man after a car was stolen in Portlaoise yesterday morning. The vehicle was taken at around 6.30am in Bridal Walk, Kilminchy by...

Gardai appeal for witnesses after car burnt out in Portlaoise

Gardai are appealing for information after a car was burnt out in Portlaoise last night. The incident took place in Knockmay at around 11.30pm and...

Gardai calling for people to alarm their homes following latest Ballylinan...

Gardai are urging people living in rural area to purchase house alarms following the latest burglary in the Ballylinan area. On Friday, two males were...

Witnesses sought after houses burgled in Portlaoise and Mountrath

Gardai are appealing for witnesses after three house robberies were carried out in the Portlaoise and Mountrath areas on Friday. Two took place in Portlaoise...

Home heating oil stolen from house in Mountrath

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after home heating oil was stolen from a private residence in Mountrath. The theft, which took place in Rushall area...

Gardaí seek witnesses after man viciously assaulted and robbed

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a man was beaten and robbed in Portlaoise last night. The man, aged in his early 20s, was attacked by...

Car stolen from well known Stradbally business

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a car was stolen from outside McKeon Stone in Stradbally yesterday afternoon. The VW black Golf car, registration plate...

Gardaí shut down cannabis grow house in Portarlington

Gardaí have arrested one man and sealed off a property in Portarlington following the discovery of a fully functional grow house yesterday evening. Gardaí carried...

Gardai seize €150,000 worth of cannabis on Portlaoise motorway

A man was arrested yesterday afternoon after the car he was travelling in was stopped by gardaí and cannabis herb with an estimated street...

Gardai urge online buyers to ‘wise up’

Gardai in Portlaoise are encouraging people who buy stuff from people on online sites such as DoneDeal.ie or Adverts.ie to 'wise up' when it comes...

Mountrath Community School broken into … AGAIN

Gardai are investigating after Mountrath Community School was broken into AGAIN yesterday afternoon. The robbers gained entry by smashing through the rear door around 4.30pm...

Items worth €3,000 stolen from van in Portlaoise

Gardai are seeking the public’s assistance after a van was broken in to outside of the Portlaoise Leisure centre last night. The work van, a...

Copper taken in spate of Laois robberies

Thieves have stolen copper piping in two separate robberies in Laois over the last few days. One robbery took place at a house in Rush...

Armed Response Unit called to Mountmellick public disorder incident

The Armed Response Unit were called to a public disorder incident in Mountmellick on Monday afternoon when the Gardai were subjected to opposition from a...