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#robberies

# robberies - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Two arrested after men pretending to be gardai carry out spate of burglaries
# Burglary
# Burglary

Two arrested after men pretending to be gardai carry out spate of burglaries

Apr 18th 2020, 10:52 AM 39,906 Views 0 Comments

A total of five residential properties were burgled between 12.30am and 5am on Friday.

# robberies - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Man (30s) arrested and charged over spate of robberies at shops in Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (30s) arrested and charged over spate of robberies at shops in Ballyfermot

Apr 4th 2020, 9:07 AM 31,636 Views 0 Comments

There were four separate instances in the past month in the Ballyfermot area.

# robberies - Monday 16 December, 2019

'They will try every door': One third of all cars broken into in residential areas left unlocked
# TRYING THE HANDLES
# TRYING THE HANDLES

'They will try every door': One third of all cars broken into in residential areas left unlocked

Dec 16th 2019, 10:30 AM 18,295 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí estimate that over €30 million worth of items has been stolen from vehicles since January 2016.

# robberies - Friday 19 April, 2019

'Take every step to keep it secure': Gardaí appeal to heavy machinery owners in bid to prevent more ATM thefts
# Lock It Up
# Lock It Up

'Take every step to keep it secure': Gardaí appeal to heavy machinery owners in bid to prevent more ATM thefts

Apr 19th 2019, 4:43 PM 20,775 Views 57 Comments

“If criminal groups cannot steal diggers and other similar machinery, they cannot tear out ATMs.”

# robberies - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

People reminded to lock their cars after 35 robberies in Cork at weekend
# Warning
# Warning

People reminded to lock their cars after 35 robberies in Cork at weekend

Feb 5th 2019, 10:23 PM 27,686 Views 18 Comments

Many of the vehicles targeted were unlocked.

# robberies - Thursday 20 December, 2018

A year in crime: Sexual offences increase by 11% and robberies up 22%
# Cso Statistics
# Cso Statistics

A year in crime: Sexual offences increase by 11% and robberies up 22%

Dec 20th 2018, 10:21 PM 11,995 Views 66 Comments

However, homicide offences, burglaries and thefts decreased in a 12-month period.

# robberies - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Thieves targeting student house parties as Limerick gardaí crack down on burglary gangs
# Free Gaff
# Free Gaff

Thieves targeting student house parties as Limerick gardaí crack down on burglary gangs

May 2nd 2018, 12:05 AM 31,106 Views 32 Comments

Many off-campus homes have been targeted by thieves in the Castletroy area in recent weeks.

# robberies - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Man charged over assault and attempted robberies in Clondalkin
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Man charged over assault and attempted robberies in Clondalkin

Apr 3rd 2018, 6:31 PM 23,544 Views 0 Comments

A woman in her 30s was stabbed during one of the incidents.

# robberies - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Two teenagers charged over spree of taxi robberies in Dublin
# Children's Court
# Children's Court

Two teenagers charged over spree of taxi robberies in Dublin

Jan 17th 2018, 5:49 PM 27,927 Views 0 Comments

The pair have been charged with three counts of robberies of taxi robberies dating from last December.

# robberies - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Gardaí warn that taxi hailing apps are being used to lure drivers to robberies
# Hailstorm
# Hailstorm

Gardaí warn that taxi hailing apps are being used to lure drivers to robberies

Jan 4th 2018, 6:10 AM 25,003 Views 48 Comments

A driver was robbed at gunpoint on New Year’s Eve.

# robberies - Friday 1 December, 2017

71-year-old sentenced to seven years over Belfast robberies that targeted older women
# Robberies
# Robberies

71-year-old sentenced to seven years over Belfast robberies that targeted older women

Dec 1st 2017, 6:11 PM 9,859 Views 7 Comments

One woman managed to hit him with her walking stick, preventing the theft.

# robberies - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Rio nightlife is suffering due to surge in robberies
# Brazil
# Brazil

Rio nightlife is suffering due to surge in robberies

Aug 12th 2017, 1:00 PM 19,425 Views 19 Comments

The Brazilian government has sent almost 10,000 troops to help the police in Rio de Janeiro state.

# robberies - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Gardaí arrest two men after spate of armed robberies in Cork this morning
# Arrests
# Arrests

Gardaí arrest two men after spate of armed robberies in Cork this morning

Jul 18th 2017, 7:10 PM 22,835 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí said nobody was physically harmed during the incidents.

# robberies - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Freeze! Mannequin challenge could help crack two UK robberies
# Salford
# Salford

Freeze! Mannequin challenge could help crack two UK robberies

Mar 15th 2017, 10:16 AM 15,659 Views 25 Comments

A number of phone robberies happened before and after the mannequin challenge was filmed in Salford.

# robberies - Friday 13 January, 2017

Dublin man who committed robberies while out on bail gets sentenced to eight years
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin man who committed robberies while out on bail gets sentenced to eight years

Jan 13th 2017, 6:35 AM 16,437 Views 35 Comments

The 42-year-old has 76 previous convictions.

# robberies - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Christmas presents stolen from postmen and post vans in Dublin
# Robberies
# Robberies

Christmas presents stolen from postmen and post vans in Dublin

Dec 8th 2016, 5:27 PM 36,699 Views 45 Comments

The three robberies happened in the Ballyfermot area at the start of this week.

# robberies - Monday 17 October, 2016

"He just walked right up to him and sprayed him in the face"
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

"He just walked right up to him and sprayed him in the face"

Oct 17th 2016, 8:14 PM 37,743 Views 22 Comments

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to two cash-in-transit robberies this morning to come forward.

# robberies - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

First arrest made over New Year's sex attacks in Cologne
# Backlash
# Backlash

First arrest made over New Year's sex attacks in Cologne

Jan 19th 2016, 10:01 AM 14,376 Views 85 Comments

More than 760 police reports have been filed in connection with German police.

# robberies - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Former chef jailed for five years after three-week crime spree
# Courts
# Courts

Former chef jailed for five years after three-week crime spree

Jan 12th 2016, 4:16 PM 23,082 Views 11 Comments

The man was armed with a syringe and a blade.

# robberies - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

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

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

Aug 5th 2015, 11:55 AM 15,056 Views 41 Comments

The government is under pressure to regulate the sector.

# robberies - Monday 6 April, 2015

If you have cash stolen in a robbery, can you get it back?
# Cash OUt
# Cash OUt

If you have cash stolen in a robbery, can you get it back?

Apr 6th 2015, 7:00 AM 25,815 Views 8 Comments

You can, but it’s not easy.

# robberies - Monday 30 March, 2015

Recognise any of this jewellery? It was all stolen
# Operation Fiacla
# Operation Fiacla

Recognise any of this jewellery? It was all stolen

Mar 30th 2015, 4:54 PM 40,674 Views 30 Comments

Gardaí are anxious to find its rightful owners.

# robberies - Friday 6 February, 2015

Pharmacies facing raids from attackers armed with knives, syringes and guns
# Under Siege
# Under Siege

Pharmacies facing raids from attackers armed with knives, syringes and guns

Feb 6th 2015, 9:55 AM 8,999 Views 22 Comments

A crime survey has found that cosmetics and fake tan are the most likely items to be shoplifted from pharmacies.

# robberies - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Two women arrested after robberies of off-licences and chemists
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

Two women arrested after robberies of off-licences and chemists

Jan 31st 2015, 7:38 AM 12,618 Views 0 Comments

The women will appear in court today.

# robberies - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Thursday is now the most popular weekday to commit a crime
# Crime
# Crime

Thursday is now the most popular weekday to commit a crime

Apr 16th 2014, 11:07 AM 4,791 Views 17 Comments

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

# robberies - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west
# Galway
# Galway

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west

Apr 13th 2014, 9:36 AM 16,045 Views 41 Comments

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

# robberies - Friday 28 March, 2014

Crime figures show fall in homicides, but rise in kidnappings
# CSO
# CSO

Crime figures show fall in homicides, but rise in kidnappings

Mar 28th 2014, 9:18 PM 4,801 Views 19 Comments

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

# robberies - Thursday 6 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 6th 2014, 12:01 PM 9,632 Views 0 Comments

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

# robberies - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Man offers burglar coffee because he felt sorry for him
# Coffee Date
From The Daily Edge
# Coffee Date

Man offers burglar coffee because he felt sorry for him

Jan 28th 2014, 4:47 PM 2,976 Views 5 Comments

He’s a better man than all of us.

# robberies - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Pharmacies a growing target for shoplifters and thieves
# Crime
# Crime

Pharmacies a growing target for shoplifters and thieves

Dec 29th 2013, 2:50 PM 13,069 Views 27 Comments

The vast majority have been victim to at least two crimes in 2013.

# robberies - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Four arrested in connection with Carlow and Kilkenny burglaries
# Leinster
# Leinster

Four arrested in connection with Carlow and Kilkenny burglaries

Sep 11th 2013, 4:42 PM 6,391 Views 15 Comments

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

# robberies - Saturday 24 August, 2013

40 years ago, this is how 'Stockholm Syndrome' was born
# Hostage Situation
# Hostage Situation

40 years ago, this is how 'Stockholm Syndrome' was born

Aug 24th 2013, 9:45 AM 28,426 Views 32 Comments

The man who took hostages in a Swedish bank in August 1973 tells his story – and how those he had taken prisoner “more or less sided with me”.

# robberies - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Community 'stunned' by armed robberies in west Dublin
# Crime
# Crime

Community 'stunned' by armed robberies in west Dublin

Aug 13th 2013, 8:34 AM 9,987 Views 27 Comments

Two raids – at a betting shop and on a cash-in-transit van – took place in the area yesterday.

# robberies - Friday 19 July, 2013

Appeal for sightings of 'dark coloured Mercedes' after two armed robberies
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Appeal for sightings of 'dark coloured Mercedes' after two armed robberies

Jul 19th 2013, 7:44 PM 10,745 Views 9 Comments

A bookmakers and a shop were robbed within minutes of each other in north county Dublin earlier today.

# robberies - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Three to appear in court over Blanchardstown store robberies
# Knifepoint
# Knifepoint

Three to appear in court over Blanchardstown store robberies

Apr 10th 2013, 8:35 AM 6,220 Views 0 Comments

One man and two women have been charged over the robberies which were carried out at knifepoint over the past fortnight.

# robberies - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Four arrested after cash-in-transit van raid
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Four arrested after cash-in-transit van raid

Oct 10th 2012, 3:48 PM 7,747 Views 18 Comments

Three men and a woman remain in Garda custody.

# robberies - Sunday 30 September, 2012

The FBI’s 10 most sought-after pieces of stolen art
# Masterpieces
# Masterpieces

The FBI’s 10 most sought-after pieces of stolen art

Sep 30th 2012, 7:45 AM 9,856 Views 5 Comments

A Renoir, a Picasso and a very pricey violin count among the lost masterpieces.

# robberies - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Three in court over Galway crimes
# Robberies
# Robberies

Three in court over Galway crimes

Jul 29th 2012, 9:37 AM 4,728 Views 1 Comment

The men are charged in relation to an attempted robbery and an aggravated burglary.

# robberies - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?
# Thefts
# Thefts

Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?

Jun 10th 2012, 8:15 AM 8,372 Views 23 Comments

And what’s being done to prevent it?

# robberies - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Man used rubber mask to disguise skin colour during armed robberies
# London
From The Daily Edge
# London

Man used rubber mask to disguise skin colour during armed robberies

Jun 3rd 2012, 12:58 PM 6,580 Views 10 Comments

Henley Stephenson was sentenced to 14 years in prison for a series of armed robberies during which he donned a latex mask to disguise his skin colour.

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