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#Theft

# theft - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Four men arrested for greyhound theft released without charge
# Clares Rocket
# Clares Rocket

Four men arrested for greyhound theft released without charge

Dec 8th 2016, 2:04 PM 9,496 Views 17 Comments

A garda spokesperson said a file had been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

People at risk of thefts in shopping centre car parks this Christmas, gardaí warn
# Take Care
# Take Care

People at risk of thefts in shopping centre car parks this Christmas, gardaí warn

Dec 8th 2016, 8:21 AM 13,984 Views 16 Comments

Over €400,000 worth of goods were stolen from cars in retail car parks last year.

# theft - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

'It's unreal that it happened': Four men arrested as stolen greyhound found safe and well
# Clares Rocket
# Clares Rocket

'It's unreal that it happened': Four men arrested as stolen greyhound found safe and well

Dec 7th 2016, 10:45 AM 35,242 Views 48 Comments

The dog, which has an estimated stud value of around €1 million, was stolen last Monday.

# theft - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Premier League footballer Jordon Ibe robbed at knifepoint
# Theft
From The42
# Theft

Premier League footballer Jordon Ibe robbed at knifepoint

Nov 20th 2016, 12:46 PM 6,751 Views 2 Comments

The Bournemouth winger reportedly had his watch stolen days after a similar incident involving Andy Carroll.

# theft - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Insulation bales stolen ahead of Halloween weekend will turn toxic if set on fire
# Dumb Criminals
# Dumb Criminals

Insulation bales stolen ahead of Halloween weekend will turn toxic if set on fire

Oct 27th 2016, 7:18 PM 21,456 Views 27 Comments

The thieves set off with 80 insulation sheets.

# theft - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Former employees accused of stealing over €90,000 from Ulster Bank accounts
# Courts
# Courts

Former employees accused of stealing over €90,000 from Ulster Bank accounts

Oct 22nd 2016, 6:15 AM 22,906 Views 0 Comments

The men, both 29 years old, are facing separate charges of robbery.

# theft - Monday 10 October, 2016

Bank manager who stole over €125,000 from friends and customers given suspended sentence
# Theft
# Theft

Bank manager who stole over €125,000 from friends and customers given suspended sentence

Oct 10th 2016, 3:00 PM 36,170 Views 72 Comments

Owen Travers (61) pleaded guilty to 15 counts of theft from seven customers over a number of years.

# theft - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Electric Picnic revellers urged to look out for rare camper van stolen ahead of festival
# Theft
# Theft

Electric Picnic revellers urged to look out for rare camper van stolen ahead of festival

Sep 3rd 2016, 8:23 PM 38,759 Views 22 Comments

The camper van was featured in the popular TG4 dating show Pioc do Ride.

# theft - Monday 15 August, 2016

Courts should hand down tougher sentences for crimes against businesses, say company owners
# Crime
# Crime

Courts should hand down tougher sentences for crimes against businesses, say company owners

Aug 15th 2016, 6:15 AM 7,001 Views 17 Comments

The latest national survey finds a quarter of businesses were impacted by crime last year.

# theft - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Rio Olympics: Thieves are using old tricks to steal from tourists
# Distraction
# Distraction

Rio Olympics: Thieves are using old tricks to steal from tourists

Aug 10th 2016, 6:03 AM 48,606 Views 31 Comments

Athletes, coaches, journalists, photographers and a government minister have all fallen victim to thefts.

# theft - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Bitcoin plunges as $65m of the currency disappears in a major hack
# Disappearing Act
# Disappearing Act

Bitcoin plunges as $65m of the currency disappears in a major hack

Aug 3rd 2016, 12:20 PM 19,491 Views 27 Comments

The volatile cryptocurrency lost more than 20% of its value after the breach.

# theft - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Carer stole €41,000 from elderly neighbour to spend it on home improvements, clothes and holidays
# Courts
# Courts

Carer stole €41,000 from elderly neighbour to spend it on home improvements, clothes and holidays

Jul 19th 2016, 7:19 AM 18,643 Views 20 Comments

Laura Pennick pleaded guilty in court yesterday.

# theft - Monday 11 July, 2016

Russian gang jailed for using 'mule accounts' to launder £4.5 million in cyber crime cash
# London
# London

Russian gang jailed for using 'mule accounts' to launder £4.5 million in cyber crime cash

Jul 11th 2016, 10:23 PM 16,907 Views 17 Comments

Accounts operated by the group were used to launder almost £1 million.

# theft - Friday 8 July, 2016

Two year suspended sentence for woman who robbed and attacked woman on the Luas
# Luas
# Luas

Two year suspended sentence for woman who robbed and attacked woman on the Luas

Jul 8th 2016, 8:37 PM 23,129 Views 80 Comments

The 42-year-old woman spat at the victim before stealing her bag with her partner.

# theft - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Team kit stolen from Irish doctors days before Medical World Cup
# Theft
# Theft

Team kit stolen from Irish doctors days before Medical World Cup

Jun 30th 2016, 9:49 AM 18,898 Views 19 Comments

The team say they will go out there and represent Ireland with passion – even if they have to do it in their white coats.

# theft - Monday 6 June, 2016

Cloth with a drop of Pope John Paul II's blood stolen from cathedral
# Germany
# Germany

Cloth with a drop of Pope John Paul II's blood stolen from cathedral

Jun 6th 2016, 1:10 PM 11,608 Views 53 Comments

“Its material value is small but the spiritual loss is much greater.”

# theft - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

American tourist "overwhelmed" by offers of help after being mugged in Dublin
# Irish Hospitality
# Irish Hospitality

American tourist "overwhelmed" by offers of help after being mugged in Dublin

May 10th 2016, 6:43 PM 50,641 Views 71 Comments

The American man was offered places to stay around the country.

# theft - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

20 homes searched in Limerick city in massive garda operation
# Dawn Raids
# Dawn Raids

20 homes searched in Limerick city in massive garda operation

Apr 26th 2016, 8:50 AM 21,596 Views 21 Comments

Gardaí recovered mobile phones and laptops during the search operation.

# theft - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Crime gangs in California keep stealing truckloads of nuts
# Nutty
# Nutty

Crime gangs in California keep stealing truckloads of nuts

Apr 16th 2016, 8:45 AM 18,895 Views 15 Comments

The nuts are often shipped to Europe or Asia, where they fetch a high price on the black market.

# theft - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Man in his 40s arrested in connection to theft of ESB cables
# Kildare
# Kildare

Man in his 40s arrested in connection to theft of ESB cables

Mar 15th 2016, 5:46 PM 27,395 Views 47 Comments

A number of planned searches were carried out in Leixlip.

Suspected stolen vehicles seized in major garda operation
# Longford
# Longford

Suspected stolen vehicles seized in major garda operation

Mar 15th 2016, 10:40 AM 21,519 Views 19 Comments

Gardaí were assisted in the searches by officials from Revenue and the Department of Social Welfare.

# theft - Monday 14 March, 2016

'Snatch and grabs' on the rise as gardaí urge vigilance with smartphones
# Theft
# Theft

'Snatch and grabs' on the rise as gardaí urge vigilance with smartphones

Mar 14th 2016, 10:45 AM 19,728 Views 33 Comments

More than 7,000 mobile phones have been stolen from people since the start of 2015.

# theft - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Ex-nurse accused of stealing €50,000 from elderly patient at Dublin nursing home
# Courts
# Courts

Ex-nurse accused of stealing €50,000 from elderly patient at Dublin nursing home

Mar 10th 2016, 6:00 PM 22,805 Views 0 Comments

Maeve Bell will face trial next month.

# theft - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

'The toilets were absolutely full of crucifixes': Two elderly people arrested over theft of religious items
# France
# France

'The toilets were absolutely full of crucifixes': Two elderly people arrested over theft of religious items

Mar 9th 2016, 6:20 AM 27,769 Views 21 Comments

More than 3,000 religious objects were found in their homes.

# theft - Friday 26 February, 2016

Three men arrested after suspected stolen property found in lorry leaving Ireland
# Rosslare
# Rosslare

Three men arrested after suspected stolen property found in lorry leaving Ireland

Feb 26th 2016, 2:06 PM 23,115 Views 44 Comments

The suspects are being detained at Wexford Garda Station.

# theft - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

16 people arrested for theft, robbery and burglary in Kilkenny
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

16 people arrested for theft, robbery and burglary in Kilkenny

Feb 17th 2016, 8:39 PM 24,316 Views 0 Comments

Thirty horses were also seized in the Wetlands area of Kilkenny today.

Schalke player's passport, laptop and plane ticket stolen while giving TV interview
# Airport Security
From The42
# Airport Security

Schalke player's passport, laptop and plane ticket stolen while giving TV interview

Feb 17th 2016, 2:32 PM 6,326 Views 8 Comments

Germany international Dennis Aogo was flying to Ukraine for a Europa League clash.

# theft - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Passenger outrage as thieves steal luggage from Aircoach buses
# Theft
# Theft

Passenger outrage as thieves steal luggage from Aircoach buses

Jan 26th 2016, 11:17 PM 84,324 Views 108 Comments

The company said the incidents are taken extremely seriously, but they only occur in a small number of cases.

# theft - Monday 25 January, 2016

Thieves steal jewellery and games console after 'seeing family leave in ambulance'
# Belfast
# Belfast

Thieves steal jewellery and games console after 'seeing family leave in ambulance'

Jan 25th 2016, 9:03 AM 14,512 Views 16 Comments

Robbers targeted the Belfast home of a family that had been taken to hospital earlier that day.

# theft - Friday 18 December, 2015

Thirty boxes of steak and a power washer stolen from Antrim butchers
# Theft
# Theft

Thirty boxes of steak and a power washer stolen from Antrim butchers

Dec 18th 2015, 5:15 PM 8,795 Views 36 Comments

Police want to hear from anyone who may be offered meat for sale in unusual circumstances.

# theft - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Two men arrested over burglary offences after signal devices found
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Two men arrested over burglary offences after signal devices found

Nov 22nd 2015, 3:12 PM 34,614 Views 18 Comments

It’s believed items found in the search may have been used in the course of, or in connection with, theft or burglary.

# theft - Friday 30 October, 2015

Poll: Has your home ever been burgled?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Has your home ever been burgled?

Oct 30th 2015, 9:14 AM 23,268 Views 102 Comments

There has been a surge in burglaries since 2007, particularly in Dublin.

# theft - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Medicine used to euthanise animals stolen from veterinary surgery in Dublin
# Walkinstown Road
# Walkinstown Road

Medicine used to euthanise animals stolen from veterinary surgery in Dublin

Oct 29th 2015, 9:41 PM 15,287 Views 27 Comments

The medicine is lethal if taken orally or injected by humans.

# theft - Monday 19 October, 2015

At least 13 bikes are stolen every day in Dublin
# On Your Bike
# On Your Bike

At least 13 bikes are stolen every day in Dublin

Oct 19th 2015, 10:11 AM 11,741 Views 41 Comments

Bicycle owners have been advised to use better locks.

# theft - Friday 2 October, 2015

Appeal for information after series of car thefts and 'creeper' robberies
# Belfast
# Belfast

Appeal for information after series of car thefts and 'creeper' robberies

Oct 2nd 2015, 4:38 PM 16,683 Views 19 Comments

Thieves are targeting homes while owners are present.

# theft - Monday 14 September, 2015

Charity box with hundreds of euro for refugee crisis stolen from Dublin burrito bar
# Theft
# Theft

Charity box with hundreds of euro for refugee crisis stolen from Dublin burrito bar

Sep 14th 2015, 1:08 PM 18,580 Views 52 Comments

It is estimated the collection box had up to €450 in it.

# theft - Sunday 23 August, 2015

16 lambs with 'poisonous meat' stolen from Tyrone farm
# Dungannon
# Dungannon

16 lambs with 'poisonous meat' stolen from Tyrone farm

Aug 23rd 2015, 12:29 PM 24,085 Views 75 Comments

The lambs would not be ready to enter the food chain for another six weeks.

# theft - Thursday 20 August, 2015

€5,000 accordion stolen from pub during the Rose of Tralee
# Co Kerry
# Co Kerry

€5,000 accordion stolen from pub during the Rose of Tralee

Aug 20th 2015, 10:40 PM 17,263 Views 26 Comments

A man has been charged.

# theft - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Woman brings men home to her flat, they 'steal her €45,000 stuffed wolf'
# Wolf's Out The Door
# Wolf's Out The Door

Woman brings men home to her flat, they 'steal her €45,000 stuffed wolf'

Aug 19th 2015, 2:44 PM 23,678 Views 42 Comments

Your regular boy meets girl story.

# theft - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

A man cleaning rubbish from his land found three stolen classic paintings
# Baltinglass
# Baltinglass

A man cleaning rubbish from his land found three stolen classic paintings

Jul 28th 2015, 6:20 PM 25,678 Views 15 Comments

The paintings, which are all by Irish artists, were taken in October last year.