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#Carjacking

# carjacking - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Man pulled from car in 'attempted carjacking' in Dun Laoghaire
# Hijacking
# Hijacking

Man pulled from car in 'attempted carjacking' in Dun Laoghaire

Apr 30th 2022, 12:46 PM 33,581 Views 3 Comments

A man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

# carjacking - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Man charged over Meath carjacking where woman was forced out of car in early hours of morning
# Enfield
# Enfield

Man charged over Meath carjacking where woman was forced out of car in early hours of morning

Mar 10th 2019, 11:55 AM 17,050 Views 0 Comments

The woman was not injured in the incident last Wednesday.

# carjacking - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Gardaí investigate after woman 'physically pulled out of car' during hijacking in Meath this morning
# Enfield
# Enfield

Gardaí investigate after woman 'physically pulled out of car' during hijacking in Meath this morning

Mar 6th 2019, 11:48 AM 31,310 Views 11 Comments

A garda spokesperson said the motorist, “was suddenly confronted by two men”.

# carjacking - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Woman threatened with knife as car stolen in early morning robbery
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Woman threatened with knife as car stolen in early morning robbery

Feb 19th 2019, 2:46 PM 36,786 Views 12 Comments

A woman in her 40s was flagged down by a male pedestrian as she approached a roundabout on Bothar Philip near Kill shortly before 7am

# carjacking - Monday 8 October, 2018

Woman injured after man hijacks car at St James's Hospital
# Dublin
# Dublin

Woman injured after man hijacks car at St James's Hospital

Oct 8th 2018, 6:55 PM 23,754 Views 15 Comments

The suspect crashed into another car and a security barrier.

# carjacking - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Man in his 70s treated in hospital after he was carjacked in Sligo last night
# Wine Street
# Wine Street

Man in his 70s treated in hospital after he was carjacked in Sligo last night

May 9th 2017, 5:11 PM 11,713 Views 0 Comments

A man and woman have been charged following the incident.

# carjacking - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Woman forced from driver's seat in early morning carjacking
# Belfast
# Belfast

Woman forced from driver's seat in early morning carjacking

Nov 20th 2016, 1:29 PM 15,489 Views 3 Comments

The victim was left badly shaken after three men took her vehicle.

# carjacking - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Taxi driver stabbed and assaulted in early morning carjacking
# Swords
# Swords

Taxi driver stabbed and assaulted in early morning carjacking

Sep 11th 2016, 2:38 PM 29,233 Views 29 Comments

The car, a grey Ford Mondeo, was later found burnt out.

# carjacking - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Man charged with impersonating Garda and hijacking jeep from elderly driver
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man charged with impersonating Garda and hijacking jeep from elderly driver

Mar 26th 2016, 4:46 PM 13,829 Views 0 Comments

A second man was released.

# carjacking - Monday 8 February, 2016

Elderly woman too afraid to leave her home after carjacking, court hears
# TRAUMATIC
# TRAUMATIC

Elderly woman too afraid to leave her home after carjacking, court hears

Feb 8th 2016, 4:09 PM 14,780 Views 33 Comments

Cavan resident Francis Stokes (29) and Kildare man Martin Stokes (24) have been sentenced to four years in prison for the hijacking.

# carjacking - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Man carjacked while waiting to meet woman he contacted online
# Carpark
# Carpark

Man carjacked while waiting to meet woman he contacted online

May 21st 2015, 9:43 AM 15,755 Views 21 Comments

The man arrived at Dundalk Garda station at 4am on Tuesday.

# carjacking - Monday 27 April, 2015

Second car stolen after man pulled over by fake 'garda' car
# Meath
# Meath

Second car stolen after man pulled over by fake 'garda' car

Apr 27th 2015, 9:06 PM 52,521 Views 67 Comments

This is the second incident of its kind in Meath this month.

# carjacking - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Fast food worker shaken after being 'threatened with gun'
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Fast food worker shaken after being 'threatened with gun'

Apr 7th 2015, 12:50 PM 12,506 Views 7 Comments

The incident took place at 11.20pm yesterday.

# carjacking - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Man stabbed after stopping car for "drunk" man
# Waterford Street
# Waterford Street

Man stabbed after stopping car for "drunk" man

Apr 5th 2015, 5:50 PM 23,330 Views 10 Comments

The driver slowed down to avoid hitting the man, but was subsequently threatened.

# carjacking - Friday 3 April, 2015

Nurse left shaken after carjacking outside children's hospital
# Temple Street
# Temple Street

Nurse left shaken after carjacking outside children's hospital

Apr 3rd 2015, 7:46 AM 15,127 Views 15 Comments

A man forced her out of her car after she parked it outside the hospital yesterday morning.

# carjacking - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Carjacker punches woman (59) before smashing into police car during chase
# Belfast
# Belfast

Carjacker punches woman (59) before smashing into police car during chase

Nov 18th 2014, 3:15 PM 5,990 Views 43 Comments

The hijacker fled on foot.

# carjacking - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Woman and child injured after crash with gang's hijacked car
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Woman and child injured after crash with gang's hijacked car

Nov 9th 2014, 5:59 PM 27,735 Views 11 Comments

Two women were pulled from a parked car by six men last night. The car was involved in a crash just minutes later.

# carjacking - Friday 31 October, 2014

29-year-old man due in court over Longford carjacking
# Charged
# Charged

29-year-old man due in court over Longford carjacking

Oct 31st 2014, 12:59 PM 5,966 Views 0 Comments

A second man in the car is in critical condition in hospital.

# carjacking - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Woman in hospital after carjacking attack in Longford
# High Speed Chase
# High Speed Chase

Woman in hospital after carjacking attack in Longford

Oct 30th 2014, 1:11 PM 15,315 Views 36 Comments

A young man taken from the scene is in a critical condition in hospital.

# carjacking - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Woman punched in gunpoint carjacking
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Woman punched in gunpoint carjacking

Oct 18th 2014, 4:58 PM 24,657 Views 11 Comments

A man has been arrested in connection with the robbery.

# carjacking - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Three people, including a garda, injured after carjacking at Dublin Airport
# Investigation
# Investigation

Three people, including a garda, injured after carjacking at Dublin Airport

Oct 8th 2014, 9:57 AM 27,136 Views 29 Comments

A man was loading the boot of his car at the airport when another man jumped into the driver’s seat and sped off.

# carjacking - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Taxi driver injured as his car is stolen by man armed with knife
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Taxi driver injured as his car is stolen by man armed with knife

Sep 20th 2014, 5:22 PM 19,070 Views 11 Comments

A 31-year-old man has been arrested.

# carjacking - Monday 25 August, 2014

Two arrested after Dublin taxi driver held at knifepoint
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Two arrested after Dublin taxi driver held at knifepoint

Aug 25th 2014, 10:52 PM 28,212 Views 19 Comments

The driver managed to free himself and escape and the car was found by gardaí.

The 9 at 9: Monday
# The 9 At 9
# The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Aug 25th 2014, 8:21 AM 9,317 Views 4 Comments

It’s fairly dull and gloomy out but here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# carjacking - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Man stops car to help "injured" man - is attacked and carjacked
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Man stops car to help "injured" man - is attacked and carjacked

Aug 24th 2014, 1:22 PM 45,559 Views 44 Comments

The driver stopped to help a young man staggering in the road.

# carjacking - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Woman (19) dragged from car in Belfast hijacking
# Crime
# Crime

Woman (19) dragged from car in Belfast hijacking

Jul 9th 2014, 2:27 PM 7,469 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened just after noon yesterday.

# carjacking - Monday 26 May, 2014

Gardaí are investigating the fifth Dublin carjacking in a month
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Gardaí are investigating the fifth Dublin carjacking in a month

May 26th 2014, 8:15 AM 15,490 Views 30 Comments

The incident occurred late on Saturday night on Windmill Road in Crumlin.

# carjacking - Monday 12 May, 2014

Man arrested after assaulting woman during carjacking
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man arrested after assaulting woman during carjacking

May 12th 2014, 10:45 PM 29,890 Views 57 Comments

The man was chased for a short distance by gardaí after assaulting a woman.

# carjacking - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Appeal after screwdriver used in carjacking
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Appeal after screwdriver used in carjacking

May 10th 2014, 2:07 PM 15,558 Views 11 Comments

The car has since been recovered.

# carjacking - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Drivers warned over spate of carjackings in Belfast
# Carjacking
# Carjacking

Drivers warned over spate of carjackings in Belfast

Jan 17th 2012, 4:45 PM 3,779 Views 4 Comments

There have been at least ten car hijackings in the city over the past two weeks – and an MLA has warned of possible deaths if they continue.

# carjacking - Sunday 25 September, 2011

5 places to watch your car in Ireland...
# Hijacking
# Hijacking

5 places to watch your car in Ireland...

Sep 25th 2011, 9:15 AM 2,085 Views 20 Comments

Official statistics show that the rate of hijacking in the Dublin region is more than double that of elsewhere in the country.

# carjacking - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Husband of South Africa honeymoon murder victim faces extradition
# South Africa
# South Africa

Husband of South Africa honeymoon murder victim faces extradition

Aug 11th 2011, 9:59 AM 446 Views 0 Comments

The morning after the couple was carjacked, the body of 28-year-old newlywed Anni Dewani was found in the back of the vehicle.