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Thursday 21 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Burglary

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Burglars believed to have been armed with meat cleaver in raid on Limerick house
A youth suspected of being involved in the Shannonvale burglary has been arrested.
Four men to appear in court today after burglaries in Mayo
A teenage boy was also arrested but has been released without charge.
Man (20s) held after being charged with 10 offences following major manhunt in Cork
Larry Connors was remanded in custody to appear in court again on 18 September.
Family of four left badly shaken after three men armed with shovels break into home in Belfast
Police said it was a “terrifying ordeal” for the family.
Off-duty garda assaulted after confronting burglary gang in Dublin
The garda was on his way home when he noticed three men acting suspiciously.
Gardaí investigate aggravated burglary at house in north Dublin
The incident took place in the early hours of Friday morning.
Garda probe after petrol station robbed in Longford
The Incident happened between 2am and 6am on Thursday morning.
Investigation launched after four people, one armed with knife, break into Dublin home
The aggravated burglary happened at a house in the Old Nangor Road area of Clondalkin on Thursday.
Investigation underway after aggravated burglary at elderly couple's home in Dublin
The three men left the scene in a small white van.
Gardaí investigating after 2 men with knife, hammer and hatchet rob elderly couple's home
The couple in their 80s were taken to hospital suffering from shock.
Two men arrested after cash, cigarettes and phones stolen from businesses overnight
The burglaries took place in Co Wicklow and Co Wexford overnight.
Gardaí appeal for information after person injured in aggravated burglary
No arrests have been made to date and enquiries are ongoing.
£10k reward offered as 98-year-old 'left for dead' in his own home
Detectives said the level of violence the pensioner suffered was “completely excessive”.
Irish surgeon accused of fraud suggested staff on his estate involved in burglary
Some of the items he claimed were stolen, including a marble fireplace, were later found at his family home in Co Meath.
Gardaí hit 11 Wexford houses in early morning raid targeting organised burglary gangs
Four people have been arrested.
Memphis Depay devastated after €1.5 million burglary of his house
Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas said the player was distraught, but thought the police had good leads to go on.
Thieves escape empty-handed after setting off smoke alarm during McDonald's break-in
Smoke from the electric saw used by the two suspects to try to open the safe set off the alarm.
Homeless grandmother jailed for nine months over burglary at home of Joan Burton
The incident happened when the Labour TD had gone out to give a talk at a community crime prevention meeting.
Gardaí warn for construction equipment to be secured after second burglary in Limerick
A vehicle and tools were stolen from a factory in Limerick yesterday morning.
Man (24) jailed for 12 years for role in 'horrendous' burglary and assault of 81-year-old farmer
“I was very lucky in life that everyone I met were good people until I met these three boys,” the Dublin farmer told the court.
Woman (44) charged over the burglary of Joan Burton's home
The woman is of no fixed address and was charged today.
Man injured in 'ferocious and inhuman' attack in front of woman and children
The aggravated burglary happened early this morning.
'Large amount of money' stolen from elderly man
An Audi car was seen leaving the house.
Man goes on burglary rampage - targets six places in 12 hours - gets just €200 and is arrested
The man was arrested by gardaí in follow-up searches.
Man and woman charged over burglaries in which pensioners were threatened
The intruders, armed with a gun, stole cash and jewellery.
Burglar slaps woman in face before stealing money and wedding ring
The woman is said to be “badly shocked” after the incident.
Three men who stole ashes of baby twins convicted over string of burglaries
Along with items of jewellery, a maroon box was taken which contained the ashes of twins who died at birth.
'This is how we catch them': Inside the garda unit cracking down on burglars in Limerick
There have been 11 arrests in less than a week.
Burglar teen (17) who dodged custody due to lack of space at Oberstown then skips court
He was due to face his second hearing today but there was no appearance.
Man charged after pregnant woman is smashed over head with bottle during burglary
The attack happened in Newcastle in Co Down over the weekend.
Pregnant woman has bottle smashed across her head by burglar in Co Down
The aggravated burglary happened early this morning.
One third of all cars broken into in residential areas left unlocked - Gardaí
Gardaí say that the vast majority of cars that were broken into or stolen from were done so using the key.
Gang of armed locals chase burglars through town in Leitrim
An RTÉ Prime Time programme due to air tonight looks into the problem of repeat burglary offenders.
Woman (50s) rescued after being tied up by burglars and having house set on fire
The PSNI is appealing for information about the incident.
Call for tougher sentences over burglaries that 'destroy entire communities or ways of life'
Two cousins jailed over a ‘fatal burglary’ will have served their sentences by the time new jail terms are handed down.
South Dublin burglary gang targets new areas following 45-second garda response time to attempted robbery
Gardaí based in Dun Laoghaire have made significant ground against the organised crime group
Men assaulted by pair armed with wheel brace and baseball bat during Belfast burglary
The PSNI are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Appeal launched after homeowner 'put in noose and dragged around' his home by burglars
The man returned to his home in Ballivor on 17 January to find two armed men in balaclavas waiting for him.
Three men charged after tools stolen from building site
The burglary occurred in Newtownmountkennedy, Wicklow.