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Monday 25 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Burglary

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Gardaí announce sharp drop in burglaries nationwide after targeting repeat offenders
Gardaí said the number of thefts had been steadily rising.
Gardaí appeal for footage of car involved in serious collision after burglary
Three teenagers were arrested and one person hospitalised after the crash last month.
Masked gang attacks man with hammers in aggravated burglary
The incident happened around 10.30pm last night.
Man (50s) has arm broken after burglars armed with baseball bats attack home
Another man received a cut to the head during the attack.
Woman awoke to find man holding her down by the throat during burglary
Police said two other men were also involved in the “terrifying ordeal”.
Man assaulted by intruder in aggravated burglary in Cork
The suspect fled the scene and a 45-year-old man was arrested a short time later.
Elderly man beaten over the head with a stick during Offaly burglary
The man, who is in his 70s, also had a knife held to his throat.
Man taken from home twice and forced to withdraw cash from ATM and bank in Terenure
Two people have been arrested in connection with the burglary.
'You feel completely helpless': Couple describe the day a violent burglary gang raided their home
Just six weeks later, this same gang broke into the home of their elderly neighbours and viciously assaulted them.
'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work
Richie McKelvey was admitted to hospital after being injured in the burglary of his farm.
Man arrested after gardaí recover two caravans, 4x4 and power tools in Kilkenny
There have a number of burglaries in the area over the last few weeks.
Garda probe after safe full of cash stolen from Westmeath filling station
The incident happened over the weekend.
Gardaí urge locals to keep an eye out for discarded clothing after aggravated burglary
A man in his 50s was taken to hospital after a number of intruders forced their way into his home.
Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow
The arrests were for a number of different offences including theft, assault and burglary.
Three men arrested in Cork after spate of burglaries
Owners of the stolen items can now reclaim them at Bandon Garda Station.
Three men arrested after burglary at pub in Cavan town
Gardaí followed a car, which crashed into a ditch, early this morning.
Eight-year-old girl held down by burglar during 'vicious' attack
A 48-year-old woman and a 17-year-old girl were treated in hospital for suspected fractures.
Burglars pretending to be gardaí force their way into elderly man's home
An undisclosed sum of cash was stolen.
Burglars smash hole in wall of jewellery shop and steal €1.9m-worth of goods
Police said three men used a sledgehammer and a crowbar to create the hole.
'I'm gonna kill you, do you understand me?' Children's rights campaigner held at knifepoint in her home
The ordeal lasted 12 minutes.
Four police officers injured after burglar uses two cars to smash through gates in Ballymena
Busting through the gates with a Ford Kuga was unsuccessful. The suspect had more success with a Volkswagen Polo.
Burglar sat down to have scrambled eggs with victim after stealing from mosque
The accused lunged at the caretaker of the mosque with a knife, before sitting down and telling him his life story.
Thieves steal 50 TVs from Dublin shopping centre
Gardai have urged the public to get in touch if they have any information.
Couple in their 80s 'traumatised' after holiday money stolen in violent robbery
Two men have been arrested and are being questioned at Clontarf Garda Station.
Family left terrified as armed gang raids suburban Dublin home
The masked intruders fled the scene in a grey Audi A3
Gardaí say prickly hedges can help prevent burglaries
They also want people to avoid posting holiday photos while away from home.
Cyclist in her 60s killed in Kerry crash with 4x4 this afternoon
The cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.
Man in his 90s injured after two men break into Tipperary house
The man’s wife, who is in her 80s, was not injured during the incident.
Woman in her 60s threatened by female with knife when she answered door
Police have appealed for witnesses following the armed burglary.
Elderly man tied up and had head covered by pillowcase in burglary last night
A sum of money was taken and the man in his 60s suffered face and head injuries.
Gardaí catch teen with stolen jewellery and jar of coins
The teenage boy was arrested after he failed to stop his car for gardaí. in Wicklow.
Two young men charged over burglaries in Offaly
Gardaí carried out a number of planned searches at residential properties in the Birr area yesterday.
DPP to appeal 'unduly lenient' sentences of burglars after homeowner died during crime
The two men had over 60 previous convictions between them.
Liverpool forward Firmino moved to 'safehouse' following burglary
The Brazil international and his young family spent Christmas in a hotel following a raid on their home.
Two men charged after aggravated burglary in Wicklow
The burglary took place in March 2015.
Decoy boxes and old shoes - The best places to hide presents from burglars
Almost half of Irish people leave their presents under the tree in plain sight.
€2,500 raised at Christmas fair robbed from Kerry community centre
Locals are appalled at the news, and see it as a crime against the community.
'This is simply a gift to any burglar': How to protect yourself this Christmas
Nearly one in four homes are left unoccupied in December evenings.
Family pet 'killed in burglary' at house in Armagh
Police are investigating a number of robberies in Northern Ireland.
Woman pleaded with burglars to help resuscitate her brother, court hears
The 62-year old bachelor collapsed and died of a heart attack as he watched the two defendants ransacking his cottage in Doon, Co Limerick.