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Arrests under Section 30 Offences Against the State Act 1939 on the 22/2/10 - Court appearance

Three men are due to appear at a sitting of the Special Criminal Court in Dublin sometime after 10.30 a.m. this morning the 24th of February 2009.

Two other men who were arrested as part of the same operation have been released without charge and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

A sixth man in his 30's, was arrested last night as part of an operation investigating the activities of dissident republicans, he is detained under Section 30 of The Offences Against The State Act 1939 at Letterkenny Garda Station.

Previous release below.


Garda Press Office


Arrest of 5 males in Letterkenny under Section 30 Offences Against the State Act 1939 on the 22nd February 2010.

As part of an on going operation to counteract the  activities of dissident Republicans Gardai in Letterkenny have arrested 5(ranging from 40 to 60yrs) men.  All five are being detained under the provisions of Section 30 Offences Against the State Act 1939 as amended.

Four were arrested in Letterkenny  shortly after midnight on the 22nd Feb 2010 and are being detained in Letterkenny (2) and in Milford (2). The 5th man was arrested this morning in Buncrana and is being detained at Buncrana Garda Station.


Garda Press Office.