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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: 1°C

# Burglaries

This year
More home burglaries last summer than in winter, new figures show
The trend “reverses traditional crime statistics”, gardaí say.
Three men arrested following spate of burglaries at golf clubs around the country
Two vehicles were also seized.
Man arrested and vehicles seized as part of probe into burglaries in mid-Leinster
The arrest and seizures were made as part of an investigation carried out under Operation Thor.
Last year
Five men arrested after Naas crash appear in court
Gardaí made a number of arrests this week after a car crashed in a car park in Co Kildare.
All time
Opinion: Secure your home this Christmas - expert advice on home and personal safety
Jonathan Pim of Manguard Plus security offers some practical advice to avoid thieves and opportunists this Christmas.
Laptops worth over €30,000 seized by Dublin gardaí
Some of the laptops match the description of devices stolen recently in Dublin, gardaí said.
Defensive gardening and sensor lights: How to protect your home from burglars this Christmas
Burglaries are down significantly over the the Covid period.
Gardaí warn of increased risk of burglaries as the clocks go back
Burglaries are most likely to take place between the hours of 4pm to 9pm during the winter according to gardaí.
Two arrested in connection with burglaries after stolen van intercepted on outskirts of Dublin
The thefts happened in Ardee and Swords last night.
Three men due in court over incidents of burglary in Co Cork
Two burglaries, which are believed to be related, of houses took place on Friday afternoon.
Gardaí carry out searches across Munster targeting alleged criminals involved in burglaries
Searches took place at 17 locations in Counties Tipperary, Clare, Limerick and Cork.
Two men arrested over burglaries in shops, petrol stations and post offices across Munster
The burglaries took place over the last number of months.
Unsecured doors and windows account for almost 1 in 5 burglaries, gardaí say
Tomorrow marks the second EU wide Focus Day on domestic burglary.
People urged to be vigilant ahead of expected spike in burglaries
Burglaries and related crimes generally increase in the winter months.
Two men due in court over burglaries and theft of cars in Limerick City
Investigations are ongoing.
Two men charged over burglaries after being disturbed by homeowners in Dublin
The men, both aged in their 40s, are due to appear in court this morning.
Man (30s) facing charges of multiple burglaries and criminal damage in Clare
He was arrested yesterday and found to be in possession of a knife.
Man (30s) arrested in connection with two burglaries and a robbery in Limerick city
The man is due to appear before Limerick City District Court later today.
Man and woman charged over spate of burglaries in Longford
Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized by gardaí yesterday.
Witness appeal after man and woman arrested over spate of burglaries in Longford
Suspected stolen property and a vehicle were seized by gardaí earlier today.
Two men remanded in custody over string of burglaries in Cork
Anthony Horgan and Christopher Jones appeared before a special sitting of Cork District Court today.
Man (20s) arrested after gardaí discover loaded gun and drugs during search operation
The man remains in custody and investigations are ongoing.
Man (30s) charged over spate of burglaries, criminal damage and theft in Limerick
The man was arrested by gardaí in the early hours after reports of a break-in at a pub on John Street.
Two arrests made in Dublin over spate of burglaries in six-day period
Businesses and residential premises were targeted in the robberies.
Gardaí probing Blackrock burglaries arrest three suspects after M50 chase
A garda also received minor injuries in the incident.
Rapist returned to prison after breaching suspended sentence terms by committing burglaries
He received a 12-year sentence with the three final years suspended in 2012.
Two men arrested following spate of burglaries in Tipperary and Limerick
Gardaí said they seized two vehicles for examination.
'Crumlin Village has become intolerable': 1980s letters show Dubliners' fears about high crime rate
People across Dublin raised concerns about spates of crime in their locality in the 1980s, State Papers reveal.
Five men arrested after gardaí stop car with false registration in Carlow
A high-powered car and property believed to have been stolen a short time earlier was seized.
Two men to appear in court after seven Limerick businesses were burgled in one night
The men in their 20s are due in court this morning.
Two men arrested over burglaries and thefts in Limerick Garda Division
Both men are currently detained under Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act 2007.
Gardaí launch winter blitz on burglars with research showing 27% of thieves come through front door
Analysis from the Garda Analysis Services shows that residential burglaries increase between the hours of 5pm and 10pm during winter.
Man (20s) charged over series of Cork burglaries
The man was arrested by gardaí on Thursday evening.
Arrest: Garda dog locates man in his 20s as gardaí probe Cork city burglaries
The incidents happened at around 3pm in the Rochestown area.
Two men arrested in connection with aggravated burglaries in Drogheda
Gardaí said that both men were arrested in the Drogheda area yesterday.
Elderly people locked in rooms in separate burglaries in Dundalk
Gardaí said that in each case the victims were left ‘shocked and distressed’.
Fifth person arrested in crackdown on organised crime gang
The gang is suspected of being involved in commercial burglaries nationwide.
Gardaí hit 11 Wexford houses in early morning raid targeting organised burglary gangs
Four people have been arrested.
Pensioners tied up and robbed at knifepoint as gardaí investigate spate of burglaries in north Dublin
Three homes were hit in the space of five days.
Homeless woman with 63 prior convictions admits carrying out burglary at Joan Burton's home
The incident happened when the Labour TD had gone out to give a talk at a community crime prevention meeting on Monday evening.