Thirty four people were arrested by Gardaí as part of Operation Thor ‘Project Storm’ in Waterford.
It was a three day policing initiative aimed at preventing crime, disrupting criminal activity and enhancing community engagement in Waterford.
The targeted arrests were made in connection with ongoing investigations into recent burglary, theft, criminal damage, assault and violent disorder incidents.
Twelve searches were carried out as part of ongoing investigations, including six locations targeting reported drug crime.
120 members took part in the operation which was led by Gardaí from Waterford District and assisted by the Armed Support Unit.