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#Robbery

# robbery - Monday 3 December, 2018

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 25,762 Views 30 Comments

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

# robbery - Saturday 6 October, 2018

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 6,073 Views 4 Comments

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

# robbery - Thursday 23 August, 2018

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 30,420 Views 38 Comments

The priest sustained minor injuries in the incident.

# robbery - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

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 44,228 Views 36 Comments

Her condition is unknown.

# robbery - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

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 22,134 Views 10 Comments

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

# robbery - Monday 30 July, 2018

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 64,340 Views 59 Comments

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

# robbery - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

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 19,025 Views 28 Comments

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

# robbery - Saturday 23 June, 2018

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 6,877 Views 0 Comments

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

# robbery - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

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 12,230 Views 0 Comments

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

# robbery - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

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 24,445 Views 36 Comments

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

# robbery - Thursday 3 May, 2018

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 20,233 Views 16 Comments

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

# robbery - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

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 21,691 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.

# robbery - Sunday 29 April, 2018

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 15,625 Views 13 Comments

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

# robbery - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Appeal for witnesses after Roscommon bank robbery
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Appeal for witnesses after Roscommon bank robbery

Apr 21st 2018, 6:11 PM 9,569 Views 6 Comments

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

# robbery - Friday 20 April, 2018

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 15,829 Views 17 Comments

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

# robbery - Monday 16 April, 2018

Man arrested in Donegal after robbery and assault on taxi driver in Derry
# Cross Border
# Cross Border

Man arrested in Donegal after robbery and assault on taxi driver in Derry

Apr 16th 2018, 10:59 AM 11,160 Views 10 Comments

The man held a taxi driver a knifepoint and forced him to drive across the border to Donegal.

# robbery - Friday 13 April, 2018

Man jailed for four years for string of robberies, including stealing schoolgirl's phone
# Crimes Of Violence
# Crimes Of Violence

Man jailed for four years for string of robberies, including stealing schoolgirl's phone

Apr 13th 2018, 4:27 PM 13,409 Views 10 Comments

The man has 134 previous convictions.

# robbery - Monday 9 April, 2018

Men charged with robbery after gardaí spot them jumping into a car outside Dublin shop
# Chapelizod
# Chapelizod

Men charged with robbery after gardaí spot them jumping into a car outside Dublin shop

Apr 9th 2018, 2:54 PM 19,385 Views 0 Comments

Cash and weapons were also recovered.

Man charged after pregnant woman is smashed over head with bottle during burglary
# Co Down
# Co Down

Man charged after pregnant woman is smashed over head with bottle during burglary

Apr 9th 2018, 10:53 AM 10,814 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened in Newcastle in Co Down over the weekend.

# robbery - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Pregnant woman has bottle smashed across her head by burglar in Co Down
# Newcastle
# Newcastle

Pregnant woman has bottle smashed across her head by burglar in Co Down

Apr 8th 2018, 5:14 PM 30,105 Views 16 Comments

The aggravated burglary happened early this morning.

# robbery - 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 23,549 Views 0 Comments

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

# robbery - Monday 2 April, 2018

Equipment worth thousands stolen from mountain rescue team's base
# Sligo
# Sligo

Equipment worth thousands stolen from mountain rescue team's base

Apr 2nd 2018, 3:42 PM 22,376 Views 26 Comments

It’s the second incident of its kind in a matter of weeks.

# robbery - Friday 16 March, 2018

Mayo man foils petrol station robbery by tackling suspect to the ground
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Mayo man foils petrol station robbery by tackling suspect to the ground

Mar 16th 2018, 6:15 AM 28,539 Views 21 Comments

The cash was recovered and the suspect was taken away by gardaí.

# robbery - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Manchester attack 'hero' jailed for stealing from victims
# Chris Parker
# Chris Parker

Manchester attack 'hero' jailed for stealing from victims

Jan 30th 2018, 8:25 PM 22,835 Views 30 Comments

Chris Parker has been sentenced to over four years in prison.

# robbery - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Three men charged over Dublin pharmacy armed robbery
# Kilbarrack
# Kilbarrack

Three men charged over Dublin pharmacy armed robbery

Jan 28th 2018, 12:09 PM 26,332 Views 0 Comments

They are due to appear in court tomorrow.

# robbery - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Three men arrested after armed robbery of Dublin pharmacy
# Arrests
# Arrests

Three men arrested after armed robbery of Dublin pharmacy

Jan 27th 2018, 12:14 PM 33,760 Views 17 Comments

All three were armed with knives.

# robbery - Monday 22 January, 2018

Men armed with gun, knife and wrench rob bookies in separate incidents
# Investigation
# Investigation

Men armed with gun, knife and wrench rob bookies in separate incidents

Jan 22nd 2018, 10:15 AM 28,204 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí are investigating both robberies.

# robbery - Thursday 11 January, 2018

French police recover some of the jewels stolen in last night's Ritz heist
# Paris
# Paris

French police recover some of the jewels stolen in last night's Ritz heist

Jan 11th 2018, 11:02 AM 9,594 Views 7 Comments

Three suspects have been detained, while two others are still on the run.

Dun Laoghaire burglary gangs 'have joined forces' to target upmarket areas of south Dublin
# Thieves
# Thieves

Dun Laoghaire burglary gangs 'have joined forces' to target upmarket areas of south Dublin

Jan 11th 2018, 12:05 AM 77,099 Views 74 Comments

The gangs have been robbing homes and cars for over a decade.

# robbery - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Men armed with hatchets steal jewels worth millions from Paris Ritz
# Armed Robbery
# Armed Robbery

Men armed with hatchets steal jewels worth millions from Paris Ritz

Jan 10th 2018, 9:10 PM 19,030 Views 22 Comments

Three suspects have been detained, while two others are on the run.

# robbery - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Staff threatened with iron bar in early morning supermarket raid
# Raid
# Raid

Staff threatened with iron bar in early morning supermarket raid

Jan 4th 2018, 1:19 PM 25,911 Views 19 Comments

The incident happened in Donabate around 8.45am this morning.

# robbery - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Gardaí charge a man after pub customers tackle armed robber in Dublin
# Firhouse
# Firhouse

Gardaí charge a man after pub customers tackle armed robber in Dublin

Jan 2nd 2018, 8:50 PM 48,623 Views 26 Comments

He was held until gardaí arrived.

# robbery - Monday 1 January, 2018

Gardaí investigate after taxi driver has phone stolen by two men with 'fake' gun
# Clonee
# Clonee

Gardaí investigate after taxi driver has phone stolen by two men with 'fake' gun

Jan 1st 2018, 5:45 PM 22,342 Views 25 Comments

There has been a spike in similar incidents in the area recently.

Security man who missed a break-in because he was looking at his mobile phone loses job
# PHONE ADDICTION
# PHONE ADDICTION

Security man who missed a break-in because he was looking at his mobile phone loses job

Jan 1st 2018, 2:20 PM 40,822 Views 34 Comments

At the WRC hearing, the man said ‘his mobile phone was like an extension of his arm’.

# robbery - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Garda appeal after women robbed of over €50,000 at gunpoint
# Robbery
# Robbery

Garda appeal after women robbed of over €50,000 at gunpoint

Dec 21st 2017, 5:14 PM 34,061 Views 38 Comments

The robbery occurred on New Ireland Road, Rialto Dublin 8 on 7 December.

# robbery - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Garda vehicle rammed by car used in Raheny cash-in-transit robbery
# Dublin
# Dublin

Garda vehicle rammed by car used in Raheny cash-in-transit robbery

Dec 13th 2017, 2:09 PM 20,282 Views 21 Comments

The driver of the van was approached by a man who was armed with what was described as a hammer.

# robbery - Friday 1 December, 2017

Homeless man sentenced to five years for robbing elderly couple of their holiday money
# Courts
# Courts

Homeless man sentenced to five years for robbing elderly couple of their holiday money

Dec 1st 2017, 3:50 PM 18,090 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí recovered €9,600 but the couple missed their family holiday.

# robbery - Monday 27 November, 2017

'You feel completely helpless': Couple describe the day a violent burglary gang raided their home
# Limerick
# Limerick

'You feel completely helpless': Couple describe the day a violent burglary gang raided their home

Nov 27th 2017, 1:57 PM 14,956 Views 15 Comments

Just six weeks later, this same gang broke into the home of their elderly neighbours and viciously assaulted them.

# robbery - Friday 17 November, 2017

Warning to motorists as cars stolen after being left unattended while windows defrosted
# Dawn Raids
# Dawn Raids

Warning to motorists as cars stolen after being left unattended while windows defrosted

Nov 17th 2017, 12:25 PM 41,791 Views 52 Comments

Two cars were reportedly stolen this morning after being left unattended.