Criminal Assets Bureau

Criminal Assets Bureau publishes first strategic plan

The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) has published a strategic plan for the first time, setting out how it will meet its goal to "ensure that crime does not pay" over the next four years.

Published 24 July 2020

Record high number of proceeds of crime cases brought to court last year

The number of proceeds of crime cases brought to the Irish courts by the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) reached an all-time high last year, according to new figures.

Published 26 June 2020

More than €5.6m recovered by CAB including cryptocurrency Ethereum

In excess of €5.6m was returned to the Exchequer as a result of Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) actions in 2018, which also included the seizure of cryptocurrency Ethereum – a worldwide first – according to a new report.

Published 26 June 2019