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#Theft

# theft - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Copy of Fifty Shades of Grey sequel stolen a week before publication day
# That Hurts
# That Hurts

Copy of Fifty Shades of Grey sequel stolen a week before publication day

Jun 10th 2015, 6:50 PM 13,535 Views 24 Comments

Police are investigating.

# theft - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

New York cop charged with using dead man's credit card to buy a diamond ring
# Seriously Bad Form
# Seriously Bad Form

New York cop charged with using dead man's credit card to buy a diamond ring

Jun 3rd 2015, 11:31 PM 17,226 Views 26 Comments

The prosecutor called it “disgraceful conduct.”

# theft - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Allow these three convicted burglars tell you how to keep your homes safe
# From The Horse's Mouth
# From The Horse's Mouth

Allow these three convicted burglars tell you how to keep your homes safe

May 26th 2015, 8:00 PM 47,221 Views 44 Comments

The men who know best…

# theft - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Are taxi drivers at greater risk of being robbed? We asked some to find out
# Thieves
# Thieves

Are taxi drivers at greater risk of being robbed? We asked some to find out

May 3rd 2015, 8:30 PM 20,660 Views 37 Comments

One Sinn Féin TD thinks taxi signs get attention from “undesirables”.

# theft - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Car chase to the border follows after gardaí stop attempted ATM robbery
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Car chase to the border follows after gardaí stop attempted ATM robbery

Apr 15th 2015, 8:49 AM 16,686 Views 51 Comments

A teleporter from a nearby building site was used to smash the bank’s wall.

# theft - Friday 10 April, 2015

Stolen ashes of man's partner and baby returned after appeal
# Priceless
# Priceless

Stolen ashes of man's partner and baby returned after appeal

Apr 10th 2015, 4:31 PM 34,453 Views 21 Comments

“From the bottom of my heart, thank you all so much.”

# theft - Monday 30 March, 2015

Special agents probing the Silk Road drug website allegedly helped themselves to Bitcoin
# Bitcoin-ing It
# Bitcoin-ing It

Special agents probing the Silk Road drug website allegedly helped themselves to Bitcoin

Mar 30th 2015, 7:11 PM 14,275 Views 17 Comments

Two agents have been charged with stealing the online currency after Silk Road was seized by the FBI.

Recognise any of this jewellery? It was all stolen
# Operation Fiacla
# Operation Fiacla

Recognise any of this jewellery? It was all stolen

Mar 30th 2015, 4:54 PM 40,673 Views 30 Comments

Gardaí are anxious to find its rightful owners.

# theft - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

More than 700 tourists were mugged last year
# No Míle Fáilte
# No Míle Fáilte

More than 700 tourists were mugged last year

Mar 25th 2015, 5:35 PM 13,756 Views 63 Comments

Niall Collins asked Frances Fitzgerald to take a walk with him in Dublin city centre to see how common crime is.

# theft - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Turns out kill switches are really driving down smartphone theft
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

Turns out kill switches are really driving down smartphone theft

Feb 12th 2015, 10:20 AM 20,916 Views 17 Comments

The introduction of kill switches on smartphones has helped reduce the number of robberies and thefts in London, New York and San Francisco.

# theft - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US
# Theft
From The42
# Theft

Paul McGinley has Ryder Cup mementos and golf clubs stolen in the US

Feb 11th 2015, 9:30 PM 7,206 Views 3 Comments

Europe’s winning captain was only in the country 90 minutes when the incident happened.

# theft - Friday 2 January, 2015

Over one million texts about local crime sent under Garda text alert system
# Stop Crime
# Stop Crime

Over one million texts about local crime sent under Garda text alert system

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:34 AM 12,012 Views 14 Comments

The text alert system was launched by the gardaí in September 2013

# theft - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Laptop containing children's personal details stolen from car of HSE staff member
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Laptop containing children's personal details stolen from car of HSE staff member

Nov 12th 2014, 7:00 PM 13,793 Views 36 Comments

The laptop contained the age groups, schools, addresses and phone numbers of a number of children.

# theft - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Money returned to elderly woman who was conned out of savings
# Happy Ending
# Happy Ending

Money returned to elderly woman who was conned out of savings

Nov 6th 2014, 9:40 PM 28,628 Views 64 Comments

Four men, posing as roof repair men, told Kathleen Byrne she needed repair work done on her roof.

Burglars hold knife to 15-month-old baby before stealing cash and jewellery
# Theft
# Theft

Burglars hold knife to 15-month-old baby before stealing cash and jewellery

Nov 6th 2014, 8:48 PM 29,307 Views 33 Comments

One of the burglars posed as a water meter reader to gain access to the mother’s home.

# theft - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Adam Clayton's jailed former PA loses appeal against conviction
# Dismissed
# Dismissed

Adam Clayton's jailed former PA loses appeal against conviction

Oct 29th 2014, 10:35 AM 14,313 Views 44 Comments

Carol Hawkins has served over two years of a seven year sentence.

# theft - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet
# Art Attack
# Art Attack

Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet

Oct 18th 2014, 7:30 AM 15,062 Views 6 Comments

Police say the thieves are likely to try and sell the valuable painting.

# theft - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Twink issued a direct warning to pet thieves on the Saturday Night Show
# Twink
From The Daily Edge
# Twink

Twink issued a direct warning to pet thieves on the Saturday Night Show

Sep 28th 2014, 10:14 AM 52,314 Views 93 Comments

“Get your grubby hands out of my garden.”

# theft - Thursday 25 September, 2014

€800 worth of equipment stolen from ambulance for critically ill children
# Ploughing Championships
# Ploughing Championships

€800 worth of equipment stolen from ambulance for critically ill children

Sep 25th 2014, 11:00 PM 39,816 Views 107 Comments

The money could have funded two ‘angel trips’.

# theft - Friday 5 September, 2014

Woman arrested for stealing eye-shadow, and her mugshot is just perfect
# Eye On You
From The Daily Edge
# Eye On You

Woman arrested for stealing eye-shadow, and her mugshot is just perfect

Sep 5th 2014, 7:50 PM 4,007 Views 0 Comments

It’s written all over her face.

# theft - Friday 29 August, 2014

Car crashes in both Louth and Down in cross-border chase
# Crime
# Crime

Car crashes in both Louth and Down in cross-border chase

Aug 29th 2014, 6:39 PM 14,661 Views 13 Comments

The grey Volkswagen Golf was pursued the PSNI.

# theft - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Woman steals bottle of wine to see her jailed boyfriend
# Star-crossed
From The Daily Edge
# Star-crossed

Woman steals bottle of wine to see her jailed boyfriend

Aug 17th 2014, 2:36 PM 3,777 Views 2 Comments

Love conquers all. Except jail time.

# theft - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Over 440 visitors to Ireland had to report a crime last year
# Fáilte
# Fáilte

Over 440 visitors to Ireland had to report a crime last year

Aug 7th 2014, 10:43 AM 5,537 Views 29 Comments

The Irish Tourist Assistance Service responded to a range of crime or other traumatic incidents affecting over 800 tourists in 2013.

# theft - Monday 28 July, 2014

UK police hunt 'Cinderella' thief who left shoe at crime scene
# Do A Runner
From The Daily Edge
# Do A Runner

UK police hunt 'Cinderella' thief who left shoe at crime scene

Jul 28th 2014, 8:55 AM 1,273 Views 1 Comment

Shoe must be joking us.

# theft - Friday 18 July, 2014

Suspects who stole baby dinosaur from a museum hand themselves in
# Dem Bones
# Dem Bones

Suspects who stole baby dinosaur from a museum hand themselves in

Jul 18th 2014, 6:32 PM 11,586 Views 17 Comments

Doyouthinktheysaurus? Yes. Yes they did.

# theft - Friday 13 June, 2014

Gardaí discover 1000 stolen beer kegs
# Metal Theft
# Metal Theft

Gardaí discover 1000 stolen beer kegs

Jun 13th 2014, 5:11 PM 17,559 Views 25 Comments

27 people were arrested during a two-day European day of action against metal theft.

# theft - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Warning over pickpocket gang targeting rush hour Luas commuters
# Red Line
# Red Line

Warning over pickpocket gang targeting rush hour Luas commuters

May 28th 2014, 3:22 PM 20,971 Views 163 Comments

The gang were seen operating on the Red Line this morning, around the Busáras and Connolly stops.

# theft - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Burglar armed with knife arrested after stand-off with gardaí
# Dublin
# Dublin

Burglar armed with knife arrested after stand-off with gardaí

May 7th 2014, 11:50 AM 14,252 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí said no one was injured in the incident and the residents of the flat were not home at the time.

# theft - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

The rate of cybercrime is on the rise, with some firms losing nearly €4 million because of it
# Cyber Crime
# Cyber Crime

The rate of cybercrime is on the rise, with some firms losing nearly €4 million because of it

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:13 AM 4,462 Views 5 Comments

The study from PWC found that cybercrime in Ireland has risen from 24 per cent to 45 per cent since 2011.

# theft - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Worst first date ever? Woman says love interest stole her TV and dog
# Stupid Cupid
From The Daily Edge
# Stupid Cupid

Worst first date ever? Woman says love interest stole her TV and dog

Apr 20th 2014, 1:45 PM 3,747 Views 0 Comments

What, no kiss goodnight?

Weird Wide Web: Bare bottoms, emails from space and a selfie search engine
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Bare bottoms, emails from space and a selfie search engine

Apr 20th 2014, 11:00 AM 12,350 Views 2 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# theft - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Well-known Edenderry store 'totally gutted' in overnight blaze
# Offaly
# Offaly

Well-known Edenderry store 'totally gutted' in overnight blaze

Apr 5th 2014, 2:29 PM 18,479 Views 11 Comments

The cause of the fire is unknown but gardaí are now conducting an investigation.

# theft - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Four arrested in connection with cash van robbery
# Crime
# Crime

Four arrested in connection with cash van robbery

Mar 26th 2014, 12:14 PM 7,026 Views 3 Comments

The three men and one woman are being held at two Dublin stations.

# theft - Monday 17 March, 2014

Gardaí warn drugs contained in missing jeep are 'extremely dangerous'
# Warning
# Warning

Gardaí warn drugs contained in missing jeep are 'extremely dangerous'

Mar 17th 2014, 1:26 PM 18,920 Views 15 Comments

Veterinary drugs contained in a black Toyota Landcruiser taken in Galway yesterday are “not fit for human consumption”.

# theft - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Family of child with cerebral palsy appeal for return of wheelchair accessible car
# Stolen
# Stolen

Family of child with cerebral palsy appeal for return of wheelchair accessible car

Mar 11th 2014, 3:59 PM 20,378 Views 24 Comments

The little girl was asleep in a downstairs bedroom when burglars came in through the front door and stole car keys and a number of electronic items.

# theft - Monday 3 March, 2014

MtGox opens call centre after confirming €346 million bitcoin loss
# Talk It Out
# Talk It Out

MtGox opens call centre after confirming €346 million bitcoin loss

Mar 3rd 2014, 12:12 PM 8,748 Views 20 Comments

The call centre was opened after the company lost approximately 750,000 bitcoin in a possible theft last week.

# theft - Friday 28 February, 2014

Bitcoin exchange MtGox files for bankruptcy after major theft
# Game Over
# Game Over

Bitcoin exchange MtGox files for bankruptcy after major theft

Feb 28th 2014, 12:28 PM 11,213 Views 51 Comments

MtGox’s debts totaled more than $65 million and its chief executive said 850,000 bitcoin, worth several hundred million dollars, are unaccounted for.

# theft - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

US and Japan investigating bitcoin exchange after reported theft
# Investigation
# Investigation

US and Japan investigating bitcoin exchange after reported theft

Feb 26th 2014, 11:12 AM 4,994 Views 12 Comments

MtGox, one of the largest bitcoin exchanges in the world, went dark amid claims it lost $400 million in a theft that went unnoticed for years.

# theft - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Top bitcoin exchange website disappears after fears of theft emerge
# Uh-Oh
# Uh-Oh

Top bitcoin exchange website disappears after fears of theft emerge

Feb 25th 2014, 9:55 AM 8,081 Views 53 Comments

MtGox is currently offline after claims it saw more than 744,400 bitcoins stolen, worth more than $300 million in current trading figures.

# theft - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Bayern-bound Lewandowski has car wheels stolen, Dortmund fans suspected
# Theft
From The42
# Theft

Bayern-bound Lewandowski has car wheels stolen, Dortmund fans suspected

Feb 11th 2014, 12:18 PM 4,963 Views 5 Comments

The Polish striker’s Porsche was left on bricks outside his home.