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Saturday 23 September 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Theft

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Burglar pretended to be from utility company to gain access to home of elderly woman
The man was then joined by three other males who rummaged through the house while the woman was locked into her living room.
One man and two women to appear in court following 'significant theft' of jewellery in Donegal
The items stolen included cash and jewellery, and among them was an 18 carat white gold oval yellow sapphire cluster ring.
Two men in their late teens arrested following burglary in Limerick
Gardaí arrested the men after they stopped and searched a car.
Garda appeal after 12 gold rings and other jewellery stolen in Donegal
The theft happened at a business in Letterkenny last Saturday.
Police issue warning after six people swindled out of £190,000 in run-up to Christmas
The PSNI said they commonly receive reports of fraud.
'Crumlin Village has become intolerable': 1980s letters show Dubliners' fears about high crime rate
People across Dublin raised concerns about spates of crime in their locality in the 1980s, State Papers reveal.
Gardaí arrest two men after Dublin robberies
One of the men, who had robbed items from a pharmacy, was pursued by an off-duty garda.
Defibrillator found after being stolen from outside shop in Co Louth over the weekend
The theft by two young men was captured on CCTV footage that has been given to the gardaí.
Man arrested after suspected stolen car parts worth over €30k seized by gardaí
The items were seized following a search of a premises in Mullingar, Co Westmeath yesterday.
Man who stole €3,300 from woman under guise of carrying out insulation work jailed for 14 months
The court heard Michael McGauley had gambling debts to pay off at the time of the offence.
Some of Graham Geraghty's stolen GAA medals have been recovered
The medals were stolen from the Meath legend’s home last week.
Three men arrested over attempted theft of ATM in Co Down
Those involved in the attempted theft were reported to have fled the scene, empty handed.
Criminal gang targeting cars parked at five-a-side football pitches located near M50
At least seven areas have been targeted in recent months.
Man (20s) arrested and charged with burglary and theft offences in Co Limerick
He is due to appear in court tomorrow morning.
Gardaí recover family car and child's wheelchair after theft in Meath
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
The incident happened in the Whitethorn Walk area of Lusk last night.
Probationary garda arrested after allegedly stealing from wallet handed into station
The garda has been suspended from duty.
Police officer run over by suspect who attacked him and stole patrol car in Birmingham
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
Police said significant damage was caused to the wall.
People reminded to lock their cars after 35 robberies in Cork at weekend
Many of the vehicles targeted were unlocked.
Gardaí release photos of phones after three men charged over theft and fraud offences in Dublin
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 (33) was sentenced to four and a half years in prison for the offences.