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Cash stolen from Limerick off-licence after man entered armed with a knife and left on bicycle
# Robbery
# Robbery

Cash stolen from Limerick off-licence after man entered armed with a knife and left on bicycle

Oct 15th 2019, 12:01 PM 12,047 Views 9 Comments

Gardai say that a man in his 30s was arrested.

Gardaí seize over €400,000 in cash during investigations into ATM robbery
# Fat Stacks
# Fat Stacks

Gardaí seize over €400,000 in cash during investigations into ATM robbery

Aug 21st 2019, 8:16 AM 25,403 Views 21 Comments

The incident happened in Cavan last week.

Woman suffered nightmares after being held at knifepoint by woman she offered to help
# Courts
# Courts

Woman suffered nightmares after being held at knifepoint by woman she offered to help

Jun 28th 2019, 6:20 AM 24,860 Views 0 Comments

Charlotte Skovhaus offered to drive Cher Quinn home and was held at knifepoint by Quinn in her car.

Staff member injured after struggle with robbers who made off with cash from east Belfast shop
# PSNI
# PSNI

Staff member injured after struggle with robbers who made off with cash from east Belfast shop

Jun 9th 2019, 5:41 PM 10,048 Views 8 Comments

Police described the robbery as an “extremely traumatic ordeal”.

Man who stabbed pharmacy employee with screwdriver jailed for 14 months
# Failed Robbery
# Failed Robbery

Man who stabbed pharmacy employee with screwdriver jailed for 14 months

Jun 6th 2019, 7:36 PM 19,422 Views 20 Comments

The accused told gardaí he committed the offence as he had a drug debt and was in fear of the people whom he owed.

Cash-in-transit box snatched by raider in robbery outside Mullingar bank
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Cash-in-transit box snatched by raider in robbery outside Mullingar bank

May 3rd 2019, 2:16 PM 17,641 Views 17 Comments

They took the box from the employee and fled in a car towards Longford.

Investigation after 'brazen thieves' carry out seventh ATM robbery using digger in Northern Ireland
# Robbery
# Robbery

Investigation after 'brazen thieves' carry out seventh ATM robbery using digger in Northern Ireland

Updated Apr 1st 2019, 5:17 PM 19,095 Views 34 Comments

There have been a number of similar thefts in recent months in Northern Ireland.

Man hit on head before cash and phone were robbed in Limerick
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Man hit on head before cash and phone were robbed in Limerick

Mar 27th 2019, 12:21 PM 17,321 Views 4 Comments

The victim was attacked by a group of up to three males.

Investigation after thieves use digger to steal ATM from Fermanagh filling station
# Irvinestown
# Irvinestown

Investigation after thieves use digger to steal ATM from Fermanagh filling station

Mar 24th 2019, 10:39 AM 17,006 Views 24 Comments

There have been a number of similar thefts in recent months.

Two men charged after robbing business while armed with knife and hammer
# Co Sligo
# Co Sligo

Two men charged after robbing business while armed with knife and hammer

Mar 23rd 2019, 1:10 PM 11,901 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at Deepwater Quay in Co Sligo on Thursday.

Masked men with pipe-like objects threaten security officers and steal cash box at bank
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Masked men with pipe-like objects threaten security officers and steal cash box at bank

Mar 20th 2019, 10:29 PM 19,852 Views 27 Comments

Another cash-in-transit robbery happened in Finglas, Dublin this morning.

Thieves use digger to steal ATM from bank in Cavan
# Kingscourt
# Kingscourt

Thieves use digger to steal ATM from bank in Cavan

Mar 10th 2019, 10:08 AM 19,893 Views 31 Comments

In a separate incident, an ATM was also stolen in Tyrone overnight.

Appeal after man with imitation firearm threatens staff and steals money at arcade
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Appeal after man with imitation firearm threatens staff and steals money at arcade

Feb 24th 2019, 11:06 AM 13,549 Views 20 Comments

The incident happened at around 9.45am in the West Street area of Drogheda.

Delivery driver who stole estimated €3.4 million from cash van arrested by police near Paris
# Nabbed
# Nabbed

Delivery driver who stole estimated €3.4 million from cash van arrested by police near Paris

Feb 13th 2019, 10:31 PM 15,059 Views 5 Comments

Police tracked the 28-year-old driver to a flat in Amiens.

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 27,715 Views 18 Comments

Many of the vehicles targeted were unlocked.

Men armed with iron bar and knife steal cash from post office
# Wexford
# Wexford

Men armed with iron bar and knife steal cash from post office

Feb 5th 2019, 6:42 PM 16,166 Views 7 Comments

Two men have been arrested by gardaí in connection with the incident.

Man jailed for 18 years over €92k robbery in which three women were abducted from home
# Tiger Kidnap
# Tiger Kidnap

Man jailed for 18 years over €92k robbery in which three women were abducted from home

Feb 1st 2019, 6:22 PM 13,466 Views 19 Comments

Three women were tied up and abducted during the 2014 incident.

'They were going to shoot me and sell my fiancée as a sex slave': Irish couple robbed on holiday from hell
# Albufeira
# Albufeira

'They were going to shoot me and sell my fiancée as a sex slave': Irish couple robbed on holiday from hell

Jan 11th 2019, 10:29 PM 123,369 Views 84 Comments

According to RTÉ, the Portuguese police said they are taking the incident very seriously.

Investigation launched as armed raiders rob Dublin Lidl
# Machete
# Machete

Investigation launched as armed raiders rob Dublin Lidl

Jan 3rd 2019, 10:49 PM 96,630 Views 57 Comments

An eyewitness said the raiders burst into the store and began shouting at staff and customers.

Men charged over robbery where shop staff were threatened with knife and hatchet
# Stillorgan
# Stillorgan

Men charged over robbery where shop staff were threatened with knife and hatchet

Dec 31st 2018, 7:38 AM 13,148 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí arrested the men after intercepting a car.

Three arrested after knife and hatchet raid at Dublin shop
# Robbery
# Robbery

Three arrested after knife and hatchet raid at Dublin shop

Dec 30th 2018, 7:27 PM 50,312 Views 28 Comments

The robbery happened yesterday evening in Stillorgan.

How much have reports of robberies increased by in the last year? It's the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

How much have reports of robberies increased by in the last year? It's the week in numbers

Dec 22nd 2018, 7:00 PM 8,648 Views 7 Comments

Plus: The percentage of nurses and midwives that have voted to go on strike.

Gardaí probe aggravated burglary in Cork after balaclava-wearing men break into house
# Gortnacloona
# Gortnacloona

Gardaí probe aggravated burglary in Cork after balaclava-wearing men break into house

Dec 21st 2018, 5:27 PM 19,545 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened at 11.45pm last night.

Armed robbers steal cash from Dublin supermarket
# Templeogue
# Templeogue

Armed robbers steal cash from Dublin supermarket

Dec 13th 2018, 10:27 PM 46,143 Views 26 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the incident.

Dublin community 'shocked' after money stolen from church collectors at knifepoint
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Dublin community 'shocked' after money stolen from church collectors at knifepoint

Dec 13th 2018, 2:51 PM 25,166 Views 26 Comments

It is believed the amount stolen was about €10,000.

Man who left pensioner lying “helpless” on the ground after robbing her handbag jailed
# Sentenced
# Sentenced

Man who left pensioner lying “helpless” on the ground after robbing her handbag jailed

Dec 3rd 2018, 6:22 PM 25,890 Views 30 Comments

Anthony Graham pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to robbing then 81-year-old Rita Murphy.

Appeal after reports of Belfast robbery involving two hammer-wielding Halloween masked men
# Shankill Road
# Shankill Road

Appeal after reports of Belfast robbery involving two hammer-wielding Halloween masked men

Oct 6th 2018, 2:09 PM 6,096 Views 4 Comments

The PSNI received reports of the robbery on the Shankill Road, Belfast at around 9.55am this morning.

Woman with knife robs priest (86) in parochial house
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

Woman with knife robs priest (86) in parochial house

Aug 23rd 2018, 9:01 AM 30,472 Views 38 Comments

The priest sustained minor injuries in the incident.

Young woman assaulted and robbed in Dublin city centre
# Golden Lane
# Golden Lane

Young woman assaulted and robbed in Dublin city centre

Aug 14th 2018, 10:33 PM 44,282 Views 36 Comments

Her condition is unknown.

Man hospitalised after cash-in-transit hold up at Bluebell Luas stop
# Assault
# Assault

Man hospitalised after cash-in-transit hold up at Bluebell Luas stop

Jul 31st 2018, 1:57 PM 22,187 Views 10 Comments

It happened close to Bluebell Luas stop at around 12.40 this afternoon.

Woman sees €20 sticking out of man's wallet in garda station - takes it - gets immediately arrested
# You Can't Be At That
# You Can't Be At That

Woman sees €20 sticking out of man's wallet in garda station - takes it - gets immediately arrested

Jul 30th 2018, 3:33 PM 64,367 Views 59 Comments

She plucked the money from the wallet and attempted to run away.

Man jailed for ATM scam where elderly victims were distracted and robbed
# Courts
# Courts

Man jailed for ATM scam where elderly victims were distracted and robbed

Jul 4th 2018, 7:36 AM 19,055 Views 28 Comments

One woman would then tap the person on the shoulder and indicate that they had dropped €20.

Teen given 10-month sentence for involvement in drug-fuelled gang robbery in Temple Bar
# Courts
# Courts

Teen given 10-month sentence for involvement in drug-fuelled gang robbery in Temple Bar

Jun 23rd 2018, 6:00 AM 6,903 Views 0 Comments

The victim was attacked and robbed after he refused to hand over his wallet and phone.

Two men due in court after armed raid on post office
# Sligo
# Sligo

Two men due in court after armed raid on post office

Jun 13th 2018, 7:57 AM 12,296 Views 0 Comments

No one was injured in the incident and all cash stolen in the raid was recovered.

100-year-old woman who suffered a broken neck after mugging has died
# UK
# UK

100-year-old woman who suffered a broken neck after mugging has died

Jun 6th 2018, 12:43 PM 24,466 Views 36 Comments

The woman suffered a broken neck and bruising to her face as a result of a robbery last week.

Five men arrested after masked men rob post office
# Co Waterford
# Co Waterford

Five men arrested after masked men rob post office

May 3rd 2018, 1:13 PM 20,252 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí said a burnt-out car was found after the incident.

Man jailed for robbing bank is released... then robs the same bank the next day
# USA
# USA

Man jailed for robbing bank is released... then robs the same bank the next day

May 2nd 2018, 5:53 PM 21,700 Views 0 Comments

Markiko Sonnie Lewis allegedly robbed the bank in Cleveland, Ohio on his first full day of freedom while on parole for the earlier crime.

Public asked to check dash cam footage after cash-in-transit van robbery
# Clongriffin
# Clongriffin

Public asked to check dash cam footage after cash-in-transit van robbery

Apr 29th 2018, 8:17 AM 15,657 Views 13 Comments

One of the suspects jumped onto the roof of the van and cut a lock to gain entry.

Appeal for witnesses after Roscommon bank robbery
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Appeal for witnesses after Roscommon bank robbery

Apr 21st 2018, 6:11 PM 9,627 Views 6 Comments

Four men wearing balaclavas and gloves entered the bank, one man was believed to be armed with a handgun.

Search underway after armed robbery at bank in Roscommon
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Search underway after armed robbery at bank in Roscommon

Apr 20th 2018, 7:25 PM 15,884 Views 19 Comments

Four men entered the bank with what’s believed to be a handgun and iron bars.