The Director of Public Prosecutions v Wayne O’Brien

Amount Forfeited


Court Date

3 July 2018


Dublin Circuit Criminal Court


Her Honour Melanie Greally


On 19 December 2018 Dublin Circuit Criminal Court ordered the forfeiture to the Exchequer of cash amounting to €2,555 pursuant to Section 39, Criminal Justice Act 1994, which had been seized and detained on 17 November 2016 by Revenue Enforcement Officers at Dublin Airport. 

The cash was ordered to be forfeited as the Court was satisfied that it was proven on the balance of probabilities to represent the proceeds of crime, or was intended for use in criminal conduct.