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#Burglaries

# burglaries - Monday 19 December, 2016

Crime stats: Burglaries are down but more people were caught drink driving

Overall, nine out of the fourteen crime categories in the CSO classification showed a decrease.

# burglaries - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Court hears of homeless drug addict turning his life around while in prison

A judge ruled that he should not spend any more time in jail for office burglaries.

# burglaries - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Four arrested after burglary at the home of elderly man

The man was threatened in the incident.

# burglaries - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars

One man’s farm has been targeted six times.

# burglaries - Monday 8 February, 2016

Four due in court after Garda chopper chase across fields in Monaghan

Gardaí are investigating a number of burglaries in the Monaghan Town area.

# burglaries - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Three adults and two minors arrested in burglary crackdown

Property, believed to be stolen, was seized during a number of searches.

# burglaries - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Poll: Do you ever leave your house unlocked? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you ever leave your house unlocked?

Police in England have come under fire for letting themselves into houses that were unlocked.

# burglaries - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Fianna Fáil wants gardaí on the Luas to stop burglars escaping

The party’s crime policy includes increasing the Garda force to 15,000.

# burglaries - Monday 18 January, 2016

New laws will see repeat burglars hit with longer jail terms

Minister Frances Fitzgerald has said the new laws will deal with Ireland’s “hardened cohort” of repeat offenders.

# burglaries - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

'Drink responsibly and avoid confrontation': Gardaí want fewer assaults this Christmas

“Thieves take advantage of us at this time of year as they know we may be distracted.”

# burglaries - Friday 13 November, 2015

New DNA database will 'close the net' on serial offenders

It’s hoped the system will help find missing people and deal with an increase in burglaries.

# burglaries - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Poll: Has your home ever been broken into? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Has your home ever been broken into?

Crime figures show an overall increase in the number of burglaries over the past decade.

# burglaries - Monday 2 November, 2015

Gardaí are cracking down on Ireland's most prolific burglars

Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan said gardaí plan to put as many of the crime gangs out of business as they possibly can.

# burglaries - Saturday 24 October, 2015

One Cork TD thinks we should all have tracking devices on our cars Fight Crime This post contains a poll

One Cork TD thinks we should all have tracking devices on our cars

Do you think it’s a good idea?

# burglaries - Saturday 29 August, 2015

"I really am sorry for the death of that man" - Two charged over John O’Donoghue burglary

The 62-year-old collapsed and died after being confronted by burglars at his home.

# burglaries - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

'Serious stress and trauma': Are cash-for-gold shops causing burglaries?

The government is under pressure to regulate the sector.

# burglaries - Monday 18 May, 2015

Burglar gangs targeted by gardaí in major crackdown

A garda spokesperson said there will be a strong focus on burglars with a high re-offending rate.

# burglaries - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Has your home been burgled?

Tell us about it.

# burglaries - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Five people a day arrested over burglaries in Dublin

Frances Fitzgerald said she’s determined to tackle rising burglary numbers across the country.

# burglaries - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Burglar 'caught red-handed' after stealing yoghurts, milk and Winnie the Pooh moneybox

Ash Love was described as a “career criminal”.

# burglaries - Monday 22 September, 2014

Over €35 million worth of property was stolen from Irish homes in the last year

That’s according to research carried out by the Garda National Crime Prevention Unit.

# burglaries - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

No evidence of a link between cash-for-gold stores and high rate of burglaries

The Department of Justice is still figuring out the best response to the “relatively new phenomenon” of cash-for-gold shops.

# burglaries - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Peaches Geldof's home burgled twice since her death Break-ins

Peaches Geldof's home burgled twice since her death

The last burglary, in which no personal items were stolen, happened on Friday 9 May.

# burglaries - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Crimes 'slipping through the net' due to lack of garda resources

The GRA said businesses and communities are paying the price for poor resourcing and people are now deciding not to report some crimes at all.

# burglaries - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Thursday is now the most popular weekday to commit a crime

However, most still occur during the weekend, a survey has revealed.

# burglaries - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west

During the arrests a large quantity of power tools were also seized.

# burglaries - Friday 28 March, 2014

Crime figures show fall in homicides, but rise in kidnappings

Reported murders and manslaughters were down 11 per cent between 2008-2012.

# burglaries - Friday 21 March, 2014

Two in court and six released over Dublin burglaries

A major investigation was set up into a spate of burglaries across Dublin’s southside.

# burglaries - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Eight people arrested over spate of burglaries in Dublin

Seven men and one woman – all in their teens and early twenties – were arrested this morning.

# burglaries - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Here's how much a fire in your house could cost you

Plus, new insurance figures show that just one in eight claims are related to burglary.

# burglaries - Thursday 6 March, 2014

12 arrested, four charged and one sentenced as burglary gang targeted

‘Operation Muster’ was directed at a specific crime gang which gardaí believe stole firearms and other items.

# burglaries - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

12 arrested and 8 shotguns seized in garda operation targeting burglary gang

Items such as jewellery, cash and electronic goods were seized in the operation spanning three counties.

# burglaries - Monday 23 September, 2013

Four due in Swords court over stolen cars

Vehicles and car parts were seized on Balbriggan on Friday after a spate of burglaries.

# burglaries - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Four arrested in connection with Carlow and Kilkenny burglaries

Gardaí arrested the men during planned searches in Leinster this morning.

# burglaries - Friday 2 August, 2013

Elderly women living alone targeted by masked men

The burglars entered the homes of the women in two nearby Wexford towns before stealing property.

# burglaries - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Three arrested after high speed chase on M1

It is understood that the three men arrested are connected to a number of burglaries in Northern Ireland.

# burglaries - Friday 24 May, 2013

Three due in court over spate of south Dublin burglaries

The three men arrested in Co Wexford last night were to appear in court this afternoon.

# burglaries - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Four arrested over series of burglaries in south Dublin

Three men and a woman were arrested after Gardaí from Dublin held searches in Courtown and Wexford Town.

# burglaries - Friday 3 May, 2013

Four in court after 'travelling burglary gang' arrests

Nine people in total were arrested as part of an operating targeting a series of burglaries around Carlow and Kilkenny.

# burglaries - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Shatter praises gardaí for progress in tackling burglaries

The Justice Minister said the impact of a number of anti-burglary operations “illustrates the point that freeing up Gardaí from desk jobs does in fact deliver more effective policing services for the public”.