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#Theft

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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 1,299 Views 1 Comment

Shoe must be joking us.

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 11,639 Views 17 Comments

Doyouthinktheysaurus? Yes. Yes they did.

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

Gardaí discover 1000 stolen beer kegs

Jun 13th 2014, 5:11 PM 17,578 Views 25 Comments

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

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 21,018 Views 163 Comments

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

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 14,276 Views 15 Comments

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

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 4,490 Views 5 Comments

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

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 3,775 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 12,373 Views 2 Comments

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

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 18,689 Views 11 Comments

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

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

Four arrested in connection with cash van robbery

Mar 26th 2014, 12:14 PM 7,044 Views 3 Comments

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

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 18,945 Views 15 Comments

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

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 20,404 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.

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 8,763 Views 20 Comments

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

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 11,251 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.

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 5,011 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.

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 8,102 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.

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 5,031 Views 5 Comments

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

20 million South Koreans affected by country's largest-ever data theft
# Security Breach
# Security Breach

20 million South Koreans affected by country's largest-ever data theft

Jan 21st 2014, 1:52 PM 5,626 Views 13 Comments

More than 1.15 million people have canceled or requested new credit cards after financial regulators announced the data theft.

Burglaries down by 10 per cent this year - but thefts increased
# Crimes
# Crimes

Burglaries down by 10 per cent this year - but thefts increased

Dec 19th 2013, 11:54 AM 5,586 Views 35 Comments

The figures were welcomed by the Garda Commissioner, who said that we must not be complacent.

Over 12,000 mobile phones have been stolen in the last year
# Be Smart
# Be Smart

Over 12,000 mobile phones have been stolen in the last year

Dec 2nd 2013, 2:26 PM 10,529 Views 50 Comments

The phones are worth a cumulative €5 million and gardaí have tips on how to be safe.

Man arrested in connection with book theft at National Library
# Art Theft
# Art Theft

Man arrested in connection with book theft at National Library

Nov 21st 2013, 4:33 PM 14,535 Views 31 Comments

A large number of books and pamphlets, some of which are of historical value, were discovered at a house in Clonsilla.

Man calls police after lunch stolen from office fridge
# Crimewatch
From The Daily Edge
# Crimewatch

Man calls police after lunch stolen from office fridge

Oct 22nd 2013, 9:49 AM 7,896 Views 6 Comments

We’ve all been there.

Prankster punched in the face for 'stealing' stranger's mobile phone
# Sucker Punch
From The Daily Edge
# Sucker Punch

Prankster punched in the face for 'stealing' stranger's mobile phone

Oct 3rd 2013, 9:02 AM 1,665 Views 3 Comments

The ill advised joke didn’t go down too well with the public.

Stolen human ashes found after being 'mistaken for drugs'
# Ashes To Ashes
From The Daily Edge
# Ashes To Ashes

Stolen human ashes found after being 'mistaken for drugs'

Sep 11th 2013, 7:30 PM 968 Views 1 Comment

The box of ashes was stolen from a van in Pittsburgh.

Gardaí seize stolen artefacts in international operation targeting criminal gang
# Seizure
# Seizure

Gardaí seize stolen artefacts in international operation targeting criminal gang

Sep 10th 2013, 1:42 PM 9,490 Views 43 Comments

Local police forces in Britain and Northern Ireland also arrested 19 people after a number of searches earlier today in connection with the operation.

Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle
# I Want To Ride My Bicycle
# I Want To Ride My Bicycle

Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle

Aug 27th 2013, 10:57 PM 23,034 Views 44 Comments

“Was it smart? Probably not. Was it badass as all hell? Damn straight!” said one commenter.

VIDEO: ‘Brazen’ woman steals flowers from city centre display
# Theft
# Theft

VIDEO: ‘Brazen’ woman steals flowers from city centre display

Aug 21st 2013, 4:45 PM 43,409 Views 195 Comments

Dublin City Business Improvement District, which owns and maintains the planters, says it is “absolutely shocked” by the incident.

Another jewel theft in Cannes as thieves swipe €70,000 diamond ring
# France
# France

Another jewel theft in Cannes as thieves swipe €70,000 diamond ring

Aug 20th 2013, 9:55 PM 11,998 Views 30 Comments

It’s the latest in a series of brazen thefts in the French Riviera city, following one of the world’s biggest heists last month.

Man charged over theft at Bad Bobs nightclub
# Theft
# Theft

Man charged over theft at Bad Bobs nightclub

Aug 14th 2013, 12:55 PM 13,753 Views 0 Comments

After the club closed last Sunday night, staff noticed a substantial amount of cash was missing from the safe.

An Post employee arrested during theft investigation is released
# Postal System
# Postal System

An Post employee arrested during theft investigation is released

Jul 27th 2013, 3:28 PM 14,914 Views 30 Comments

Gardaí investigating the interception, theft and unauthorised use of payment cards from the postal system in Dublin arrested the man last night.

Limerick man could face extradition over rhino horn theft
# Courts
# Courts

Limerick man could face extradition over rhino horn theft

Jul 12th 2013, 6:45 AM 8,749 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old is wanted by Austrian prosecutors investigating the theft of the rhino horns from a museum and an antique dealer.

NI police targeting organised gang of cigarette thieves
# Theft
# Theft

NI police targeting organised gang of cigarette thieves

Jul 5th 2013, 9:52 PM 4,780 Views 12 Comments

Today police issued an appeal for information about two males involved in a burglary at a shop in Armagh.

Paul Kimmage’s film crew have had their equipment stolen
# Theft
From The42
# Theft

Paul Kimmage’s film crew have had their equipment stolen

Jun 29th 2013, 5:00 PM 12,125 Views 21 Comments

They have suffered the set-back while in the middle of shooting Rough Rider in France.

15th century window frame stolen from Leitrim church
# Stolen
# Stolen

15th century window frame stolen from Leitrim church

May 31st 2013, 7:04 PM 8,633 Views 19 Comments

Arts minister Jimmy Deenihan has condemned the removal, and asked the public to keep an eye out for it.

Thief tries to steal woman's handbag and is immediately hit by a bus
# YEESH
From The Daily Edge
# YEESH

Thief tries to steal woman's handbag and is immediately hit by a bus

May 21st 2013, 12:15 PM 1,485 Views 2 Comments

Someone must have called the Karma police.

Man arrested after young boy stabbed over 20 times on Greek vacation
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Man arrested after young boy stabbed over 20 times on Greek vacation

May 16th 2013, 3:26 PM 12,436 Views 0 Comments

The boy’s mother told police her son had gone to retrieve a stolen iPad and phone from the accused when he disappeared on Tuesday.

WATCH: Ordinary people take on thieves and win
# F#%K YEAH
From The Daily Edge
# F#%K YEAH

WATCH: Ordinary people take on thieves and win

May 15th 2013, 1:40 PM 2,590 Views 3 Comments

VICTORY!

Five arrests after gang armed with hammers rob Dublin jewellery shop
# Investigation
# Investigation

Five arrests after gang armed with hammers rob Dublin jewellery shop

May 10th 2013, 9:30 PM 19,630 Views 25 Comments

The gang threatened staff and smashed up the shop, causing extensive damage.

Ivor Callely appears in court over allegedly falsified expenses claims
# Courts
# Courts

Ivor Callely appears in court over allegedly falsified expenses claims

Apr 19th 2013, 2:47 PM 11,699 Views 0 Comments

The 54-year-old former Fianna Fáil TD and Senator has appeared in court over allegations that he submitted six falsified invoices.

Stolen rhino horns were removed from exhibition 'due to risk of theft'
# Rhino Robbery
# Rhino Robbery

Stolen rhino horns were removed from exhibition 'due to risk of theft'

Apr 19th 2013, 6:30 AM 9,908 Views 38 Comments

The horns were stolen from the archives in Dublin on Wednesday night by three masked men.