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Criminal gang targeting cars parked at five-a-side football pitches located near M50
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Criminal gang targeting cars parked at five-a-side football pitches located near M50

Nov 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 58,320 Views 0 Comments

At least seven areas have been targeted in recent months.

Man (20s) arrested and charged with burglary and theft offences in Co Limerick
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Man (20s) arrested and charged with burglary and theft offences in Co Limerick

Nov 8th 2019, 10:17 PM 15,683 Views 0 Comments

He is due to appear in court tomorrow morning.

Gardaí recover family car and child's wheelchair after theft in Meath
# Ashbourne
# Ashbourne

Gardaí recover family car and child's wheelchair after theft in Meath

Updated Oct 26th 2019, 5:40 PM 43,337 Views 32 Comments

The wheelchair is specially adapted to fit Kyle Fitzgerald’s posture.

Man arrested in connection with theft of car following attempt to hijack second vehicle in Dublin
# Lusk
# Lusk

Man arrested in connection with theft of car following attempt to hijack second vehicle in Dublin

Oct 26th 2019, 8:28 AM 21,878 Views 8 Comments

The incident happened in the Whitethorn Walk area of Lusk last night.

Probationary garda arrested after allegedly stealing from wallet handed into station
# Theft
# Theft

Probationary garda arrested after allegedly stealing from wallet handed into station

Aug 30th 2019, 5:12 PM 70,854 Views 48 Comments

The garda has been suspended from duty.

Police officer run over by suspect who attacked him and stole patrol car in Birmingham
# West Midlands Police
# West Midlands Police

Police officer run over by suspect who attacked him and stole patrol car in Birmingham

Aug 10th 2019, 7:27 PM 14,674 Views 20 Comments

The suspect is said to have violently assaulted the police officer and punched him to the ground.

Former post officer worker jailed for stealing €23k in pension payments from customers
# Theft
# Theft

Former post officer worker jailed for stealing €23k in pension payments from customers

Jul 31st 2019, 7:25 AM 40,657 Views 22 Comments

Paula Underwood has been sentenced to three years with 18 months suspended.

'Therapy pony' recovered safely by gardaí after being stolen in Co Tipperary last week
# Clonmel
# Clonmel

'Therapy pony' recovered safely by gardaí after being stolen in Co Tipperary last week

Updated Jul 4th 2019, 1:30 PM 28,484 Views 34 Comments

The pony is a therapy animal for a young girl with cerebral palsy.

Fake heiress who conned New York's elite sentenced to up to 12 years in prison
# Scam
# Scam

Fake heiress who conned New York's elite sentenced to up to 12 years in prison

May 10th 2019, 8:37 AM 48,138 Views 53 Comments

Ana Sorokin traveled free of charge on private jets and lived for months at luxury hotels without paying the bill.

'Marking shovels and tractors': Government turns to Eircodes to tackle rural theft
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

'Marking shovels and tractors': Government turns to Eircodes to tackle rural theft

Apr 25th 2019, 12:10 AM 21,303 Views 36 Comments

A campaign encouraging people to mark their property with their Eircode is being launched today.

Two ATMs in Meath among four stolen in cross-border overnight raids
# Theft
# Theft

Two ATMs in Meath among four stolen in cross-border overnight raids

Updated Apr 19th 2019, 1:26 PM 48,752 Views 126 Comments

The ATMs were driven away on the back of a dark coloured crew cab jeep.

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 19,098 Views 34 Comments

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

Man (35) charged over theft of 800 year-old mummified 'Crusader' head from Dublin church
# St Michan's Church
# St Michan's Church

Man (35) charged over theft of 800 year-old mummified 'Crusader' head from Dublin church

Mar 14th 2019, 7:09 PM 22,411 Views 0 Comments

The Crusader was decapitated and the head was stolen from St Michan’s Church last month.

Man arrested over theft of 800-year-old mummy head from crypt of Dublin Church
# St Michan's
# St Michan's

Man arrested over theft of 800-year-old mummy head from crypt of Dublin Church

Mar 8th 2019, 7:29 AM 17,672 Views 24 Comments

The item was stolen over the weekend of 23-25 February from St Michan’s, gardaí said earlier this week.

Church thanks public for support after stolen head of 800-year-old mummy recovered by gardaí
# Recovered
# Recovered

Church thanks public for support after stolen head of 800-year-old mummy recovered by gardaí

Mar 6th 2019, 12:09 PM 13,397 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí confirmed yesterday that they had recovered the head of the 800-year-old mummy.

Gardaí recover head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of Dublin Church
# THE CRUSADER
# THE CRUSADER

Gardaí recover head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of Dublin Church

Mar 5th 2019, 6:04 PM 62,034 Views 48 Comments

The discovery of the theft at the crypt of St Michan’s on Church Street was made shortly before lunchtime last Monday.

Head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of St Michan's Church in Dublin
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

Head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of St Michan's Church in Dublin

Feb 25th 2019, 3:44 PM 86,093 Views 63 Comments

The Church of Ireland said the crypt was badly damaged by vandals.

Thieves use digger to rip ATM from wall of filling station in Omagh
# Tyrone
# Tyrone

Thieves use digger to rip ATM from wall of filling station in Omagh

Feb 15th 2019, 10:03 AM 12,106 Views 18 Comments

Police said significant damage was caused to the wall.

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.

Gardaí release photos of phones after three men charged over theft and fraud offences in Dublin
# Dame Court
# Dame Court

Gardaí release photos of phones after three men charged over theft and fraud offences in Dublin

Dec 19th 2018, 10:00 AM 32,507 Views 0 Comments

All three men are due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice at 10.30am this morning.

Napoli striker robbed at gunpoint after win over Liverpool
# Armed Robbery
From The42
# Armed Robbery

Napoli striker robbed at gunpoint after win over Liverpool

Oct 4th 2018, 3:59 PM 9,414 Views 0 Comments

Polish international Arkadiusz Milik was held up at 2am by two assailants wearing helmets.

Judy Garland's stolen Wizard of Oz shoes found after 13 years
# No Place Like Home
# No Place Like Home

Judy Garland's stolen Wizard of Oz shoes found after 13 years

Sep 4th 2018, 10:50 PM 32,497 Views 16 Comments

The shoes had been snatched from a glass case at the Judy Garland Museum in Minnesota in 2005

Two men arrested over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents
# Belfast
# Belfast

Two men arrested over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents

Aug 31st 2018, 11:41 AM 15,300 Views 21 Comments

The inquiry centres on the theft of sensitive material which was used in a documentary film re-examining the 1994 murders.

Thieves escape empty-handed after setting off smoke alarm during McDonald's break-in
# East Wall
# East Wall

Thieves escape empty-handed after setting off smoke alarm during McDonald's break-in

Aug 13th 2018, 11:03 AM 25,786 Views 14 Comments

Smoke from the electric saw used by the two suspects to try to open the safe set off the alarm.

Thieves use baby's pram to steal shark from Texas aquarium
# Shark Baby
# Shark Baby

Thieves use baby's pram to steal shark from Texas aquarium

Jul 31st 2018, 3:40 PM 20,137 Views 14 Comments

The shark has now been recovered by police and is “resting” in the aquarium’s quarantine.

Former director stole over €1 million from charity, friends and family, court told
# Theft
# Theft

Former director stole over €1 million from charity, friends and family, court told

Jul 24th 2018, 6:20 PM 41,353 Views 0 Comments

Thefts of over €280,000 came to light when a staff member noticed discrepancies on the accounts.

A new website aims to help people locate their stolen items
# Theftfinders
# Theftfinders

A new website aims to help people locate their stolen items

Apr 22nd 2018, 9:15 AM 16,948 Views 21 Comments

Items on the site include vehicles, household items, bikes, and farm machinery.

Judge praises the resilience of two 80-year-old victims whose handbags were robbed by same thief
# Brian Dunne
# Brian Dunne

Judge praises the resilience of two 80-year-old victims whose handbags were robbed by same thief

Apr 18th 2018, 5:59 PM 19,449 Views 35 Comments

Brian Dunne (33) was sentenced to four and a half years in prison for the offences.

Appeal for witnesses after disability vehicle was stolen and burned out in Belfast
# South Belfast
# South Belfast

Appeal for witnesses after disability vehicle was stolen and burned out in Belfast

Mar 20th 2018, 3:45 PM 5,288 Views 6 Comments

The vehicle was taken from a South Belfast property.

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.

36 people arrested after searches in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

36 people arrested after searches in Kilkenny and Carlow

Mar 14th 2018, 10:14 PM 43,176 Views 0 Comments

21 people have been charged with offences such as theft, assault and fraud.

Man who tricked elderly woman (89) to give him cash to fix her sister's roof jailed
# Luke Connors
# Luke Connors

Man who tricked elderly woman (89) to give him cash to fix her sister's roof jailed

Jan 31st 2018, 6:15 AM 23,595 Views 39 Comments

The father-of-three had told her he knew her older sister, who lived next door to her, and that he needed the cash immediately to repair the roof.

Two people to appear before court after gardaí seize jewellery worth estimated €100,000
# Arrests
# Arrests

Two people to appear before court after gardaí seize jewellery worth estimated €100,000

Jan 26th 2018, 10:10 AM 26,566 Views 21 Comments

The operation was carried out as part of Operation Thor.

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.

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 25,043 Views 50 Comments

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

UK police officers surprise elderly couple with new car on Christmas Day after theirs was stolen
# Croydon
# Croydon

UK police officers surprise elderly couple with new car on Christmas Day after theirs was stolen

Dec 27th 2017, 2:58 PM 21,235 Views 17 Comments

“I’ve heard of wonderful things happening to people, but I never thought this would happen to us.”

Two men due in court over quad bike thefts in Limerick and Cork
# Kilmallock
# Kilmallock

Two men due in court over quad bike thefts in Limerick and Cork

Dec 20th 2017, 6:30 PM 14,455 Views 0 Comments

A quad bike worth €8,000 was recovered during the arrests in Limerick yesterday.

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.

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.

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Project Storm
# Project Storm

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow

Oct 11th 2017, 7:40 PM 19,220 Views 0 Comments

The arrests were for a number of different offences including theft, assault and burglary.