Gardai have arrested two men in relation to their investigations to combat organised crime.
A man in his early 20s was arrested in the Clara area of Co. Offaly yesterday and last night a man in his early 20s was arrested in the Dublin area.
A car was also seized as part of the Dublin arrest.
Both men are currently detained under the provisions of Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act 2007, one in Birr and one in Tullamore garda stations.
Meanwhile, another man his 20s who was arrested last Friday remains in custody in Portlaoise Garda Station under the provisions of Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act 2007.
He was one of three arrested made on Friday February 14. The two females were released without charge.