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#Theft

# theft - Friday 15 February, 2019

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 12,083 Views 18 Comments

Police said significant damage was caused to the wall.

# theft - 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.

# theft - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

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 32,472 Views 0 Comments

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

# theft - Thursday 4 October, 2018

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 9,386 Views 0 Comments

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

# theft - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

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 32,448 Views 16 Comments

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

# theft - Friday 31 August, 2018

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 15,269 Views 21 Comments

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

# theft - Monday 13 August, 2018

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 25,725 Views 14 Comments

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

# theft - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

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 20,110 Views 14 Comments

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

# theft - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

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 41,205 Views 0 Comments

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

# theft - Sunday 22 April, 2018

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 16,610 Views 21 Comments

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

# theft - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

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 19,259 Views 35 Comments

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

# theft - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

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 5,280 Views 6 Comments

The vehicle was taken from a South Belfast property.

# theft - 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 28,486 Views 21 Comments

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

# theft - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

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 43,146 Views 0 Comments

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

# theft - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

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 23,248 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.

# theft - Friday 26 January, 2018

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 26,513 Views 21 Comments

The operation was carried out as part of Operation Thor.

# theft - 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 9,593 Views 7 Comments

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

# theft - 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 25,001 Views 50 Comments

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

# theft - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

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 21,212 Views 20 Comments

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

# theft - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

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 14,389 Views 0 Comments

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

# theft - 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 20,279 Views 21 Comments

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

# theft - 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 41,790 Views 52 Comments

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

# theft - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

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 19,185 Views 0 Comments

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

# theft - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Charities warn that donations left outside shops 'could be stolen or deliberately destroyed'
# Bin Bags
# Bin Bags

Charities warn that donations left outside shops 'could be stolen or deliberately destroyed'

Sep 7th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,661 Views 5 Comments

Some charities have experienced an increase in people leaving items outside their shops.

# theft - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Homeless man hailed a hero after Manchester attack charged with stealing bank card at arena
# Chris Parker
# Chris Parker

Homeless man hailed a hero after Manchester attack charged with stealing bank card at arena

Aug 16th 2017, 7:12 AM 24,007 Views 0 Comments

Thousands were raised online for Chris Parker, who went to help victims in the wake of the attack.

# theft - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Farmers warned to 'stamp' their farm equipment or risk losing it to thieves
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Farmers warned to 'stamp' their farm equipment or risk losing it to thieves

Aug 3rd 2017, 12:05 AM 13,053 Views 39 Comments

Thefts can be traumatic for farmers and their families. Communities are advised to work with local gardaí and watch out for suspicious activity.

# theft - Monday 24 July, 2017

'We want to attract people to the region. Cars getting broken into like this does not look good'
# Wicklow Mountains
# Wicklow Mountains

'We want to attract people to the region. Cars getting broken into like this does not look good'

Jul 24th 2017, 6:05 AM 29,575 Views 42 Comments

The problem of theft from cars in the Wicklow Mountains is one that persists each and every year, say gardaí.

# theft - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card

Jun 29th 2017, 6:10 AM 20,511 Views 0 Comments

The 16-year-old told Dublin Children’s Court he wanted to be sentenced.

# theft - Saturday 24 June, 2017

'A disgraceful episode': Belfast Council to investigate controversial bonfire pallets storage
# Loyalist
# Loyalist

'A disgraceful episode': Belfast Council to investigate controversial bonfire pallets storage

Jun 24th 2017, 12:23 PM 33,439 Views 59 Comments

Up to 3,000 pallets were stolen from a council site earlier this week.

# theft - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Brothers who pocketed €8,000 in cash from bartending at Dublin charity concert given community service
# Marlay Park
# Marlay Park

Brothers who pocketed €8,000 in cash from bartending at Dublin charity concert given community service

Jun 14th 2017, 5:54 PM 43,124 Views 22 Comments

Brothers John and Conal McGinley had pleaded guilty to one count of theft at the July 2016 gig in Dublin’s Marlay Park.

# theft - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Man gets 14 months in prison for stealing 'hot pants' delivery from truck
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man gets 14 months in prison for stealing 'hot pants' delivery from truck

May 17th 2017, 6:17 AM 16,017 Views 0 Comments

Noel Dempsey was seen on CCTV robbing a truck and driving off.

# theft - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

National Trust appeals for photographs of stolen stone lions
# National Trust
# National Trust

National Trust appeals for photographs of stolen stone lions

May 9th 2017, 4:36 PM 11,498 Views 11 Comments

The stone lions were stolen from Rowallane Garden in December.

# theft - Monday 8 May, 2017

Vandals slash boats and steal engines used by childrens' sailing clubs in Dublin
# Dún Laoghaire
# Dún Laoghaire

Vandals slash boats and steal engines used by childrens' sailing clubs in Dublin

May 8th 2017, 11:49 AM 30,247 Views 36 Comments

The destruction was discovered yesterday morning.

# theft - Monday 17 April, 2017

Longford community 'devastated' by theft of tabernacle from church
# Easter Sunday
# Easter Sunday

Longford community 'devastated' by theft of tabernacle from church

Apr 17th 2017, 11:44 AM 20,268 Views 50 Comments

The discovery was made yesterday morning by a local priest when he arrived to prepare for Easter mass.

# theft - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Man who claimed he was falsely accused of not paying for a jambon pastry awarded €20,000
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Man who claimed he was falsely accused of not paying for a jambon pastry awarded €20,000

Mar 28th 2017, 12:46 PM 59,408 Views 53 Comments

Anthony Maher claimed that in August 2014 he bought and paid for several items at Centra Corduff in Blanchardstown before being questioned by two staff members.

# theft - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Two men face trial accused of stealing €250k in Celtic Tiger-era land deal
# Courts
# Courts

Two men face trial accused of stealing €250k in Celtic Tiger-era land deal

Feb 22nd 2017, 7:01 PM 20,471 Views 0 Comments

The two Louth men stand accused of tricking a man by telling them they were involved in a €35 million deal.

# theft - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Cash, drugs and fake tan among the most common items stolen from pharmacies
# Shoplifters
# Shoplifters

Cash, drugs and fake tan among the most common items stolen from pharmacies

Jan 19th 2017, 6:15 AM 9,075 Views 9 Comments

Pharmacists have said that violent raids can have a physical and psychological effect on staff.

# theft - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Teenager who spent €19,000 put into his account by employer jailed for two years
# Theft
# Theft

Teenager who spent €19,000 put into his account by employer jailed for two years

Jan 11th 2017, 4:11 PM 60,922 Views 116 Comments

He spent the cash on drugs, socialising with friends, gambling, a new bed and a Playstation.

# theft - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Man who stole €10k from life savings of elderly friend sent back to jail
# Theft
# Theft

Man who stole €10k from life savings of elderly friend sent back to jail

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:30 AM 12,457 Views 19 Comments

John McDonald had asked in 2012 to be given a chance to repay the victim but later fled the country.

# theft - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Prolific 86-year-old jewel thief nabbed again after her latest robbery
# Career Criminal
# Career Criminal

Prolific 86-year-old jewel thief nabbed again after her latest robbery

Dec 15th 2016, 8:20 AM 15,085 Views 0 Comments

Doris Payne stole a diamond necklace worth $2,000 at a shop in Atlanta.