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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 11,192 Views 9 Comments

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

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 13,811 Views 9 Comments

The man has 134 previous convictions.

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 19,407 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 10,842 Views 0 Comments

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

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 30,135 Views 16 Comments

The aggravated burglary happened early this morning.

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 23,609 Views 0 Comments

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

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 22,397 Views 26 Comments

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

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 28,768 Views 21 Comments

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

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 22,881 Views 30 Comments

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

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

Three men charged over Dublin pharmacy armed robbery

Jan 28th 2018, 12:09 PM 26,389 Views 0 Comments

They are due to appear in court tomorrow.

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 33,809 Views 17 Comments

All three were armed with knives.

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 28,257 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí are investigating both robberies.

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 9,609 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 77,418 Views 74 Comments

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

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 19,052 Views 22 Comments

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

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 26,044 Views 19 Comments

The incident happened in Donabate around 8.45am this morning.

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 48,728 Views 26 Comments

He was held until gardaí arrived.

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 22,466 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 40,900 Views 34 Comments

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

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 34,130 Views 38 Comments

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

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 20,327 Views 21 Comments

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

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 18,242 Views 0 Comments

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

'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 14,979 Views 15 Comments

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

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 41,827 Views 52 Comments

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

'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

'He's going back doing a bit of herding': Offaly farmer who was savagely beaten returns to work

Nov 16th 2017, 12:36 PM 12,764 Views 15 Comments

Richie McKelvey was admitted to hospital after being injured in the burglary of his farm.

Four men in possession of jewellery arrested in Dublin after robbery in Westmeath
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Four men in possession of jewellery arrested in Dublin after robbery in Westmeath

Nov 9th 2017, 8:44 AM 16,781 Views 25 Comments

The four men are all from Dublin. One is in his 60s, one is in his 20s and two others are in their 30s.

Man charged after screwdriver used to rob petrol station
# Baldoyle
# Baldoyle

Man charged after screwdriver used to rob petrol station

Nov 1st 2017, 8:17 AM 9,320 Views 0 Comments

The robbery occurred at around 4pm yesterday afternoon.

'Despicable': Pensioner with Alzheimer's targeted by fake builders in robbery
# England
# England

'Despicable': Pensioner with Alzheimer's targeted by fake builders in robbery

Oct 20th 2017, 7:57 AM 23,284 Views 17 Comments

The men took money from the victim’s wallet and brought him out of the house to withdraw savings from his bank account.

Armed gardaí arrest man following attempted robbery of Louth bookmakers
# Dunleer
# Dunleer

Armed gardaí arrest man following attempted robbery of Louth bookmakers

Oct 19th 2017, 9:31 AM 10,182 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 40s has been arrested and charged.

Woman in her 80s pulled from car and has cash and jewellery stolen in robbery
# Lisburn
# Lisburn

Woman in her 80s pulled from car and has cash and jewellery stolen in robbery

Oct 8th 2017, 1:27 PM 41,403 Views 13 Comments

The woman was left shaken but unhurt in the incident.

Alleged Kardashian robbery suspect writes apology letter from prison
# Paris
# Paris

Alleged Kardashian robbery suspect writes apology letter from prison

Sep 29th 2017, 7:13 AM 13,720 Views 20 Comments

Kardashian was tied up and held at gunpoint during the October 2016 jewellry robbery.

Parcel Motel depot emptied by thieves in Dublin
# Parcel Motel
# Parcel Motel

Parcel Motel depot emptied by thieves in Dublin

Sep 20th 2017, 6:10 AM 149,033 Views 92 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Man threatens staff with metal bar in Glasnevin cash-in-transit robbery
# Mobhi Road
# Mobhi Road

Man threatens staff with metal bar in Glasnevin cash-in-transit robbery

Sep 13th 2017, 7:32 PM 12,976 Views 9 Comments

The car used in the robbery was later found burnt out near the Bon Secours Hospital.

Appeal for witnesses after London couple with baby robbed at knifepoint
# Chelsea
# Chelsea

Appeal for witnesses after London couple with baby robbed at knifepoint

Sep 5th 2017, 10:34 PM 18,016 Views 11 Comments

The couple were approached by two men on a moped last Saturday afternoon.

Burglars pretending to be gardaí force their way into elderly man's home
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Burglars pretending to be gardaí force their way into elderly man's home

Aug 31st 2017, 8:38 PM 16,575 Views 24 Comments

An undisclosed sum of cash was stolen.

Man arrested over armed raid at petrol station
# Robbery
# Robbery

Man arrested over armed raid at petrol station

Aug 24th 2017, 9:51 AM 15,919 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place shortly after midnight on Saturday night at the Emo service station in Mountrath in Laois.

Staff threatened and cash stolen in overnight raid at Conrad hotel
# Landmark Hotel
# Landmark Hotel

Staff threatened and cash stolen in overnight raid at Conrad hotel

Aug 23rd 2017, 9:23 AM 20,018 Views 12 Comments

The raid at the well-known hotel happened at about 1am.

Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning
# Crane Lane
# Crane Lane

Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning

Jul 22nd 2017, 3:02 PM 26,948 Views 46 Comments

A number of youths stabbed the man before stealing his phone.

Woman who dressed as man to rob €10,000 given suspended sentence
# Circuit Criminal Court
# Circuit Criminal Court

Woman who dressed as man to rob €10,000 given suspended sentence

Jul 22nd 2017, 6:50 AM 13,342 Views 15 Comments

The woman was struggling with financial difficulties when she carried out the ‘bizarre crime.’