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#Burglary

# burglary - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Florida burglar identified thanks to facial tattoo of, er, Florida

He also has stars tattooed on his face and ‘red rum’ tattooed on his neck.

# burglary - Monday 4 April, 2016

Watch: Thief hides under duvet as he burgles house New Zealand This post contains videos

Watch: Thief hides under duvet as he burgles house

He didn’t quite manage to evade the CCTV cameras.

# burglary - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Man arrested after four armed robberies carried out over two days

The first three burglaries were carried out within 12 hours of each other.

# burglary - Friday 1 April, 2016

15-year-old due up in court charged with 10+ burglaries on one night

15-year-old due up in court charged with 10+ burglaries on one night

The youth is charged with 10 counts of burglary and three counts of attempted burglary.

# burglary - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Big rise in kidnapping, murder threats and sexual offences

But there’s been a massive drop in the number of murders, according to new crime statistics.

# burglary - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Gardaí appeal for information on men who beat Wicklow pensioner with iron bar

The assault occurred when three men broke into the pensioner’s (a man in his late 80s) home on the night of 16 March.

# burglary - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Man in his 90s attacked during rural burglary

This happened shortly after 8pm last night.

# burglary - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Disabled woman hospitalised after being attacked in her own home

Police in Northern Ireland are investigating an aggravated burglary at house in south Belfast.

# burglary - Friday 26 February, 2016

Mother-of-one who hit paralysed woman over head with wine bottle jailed for four and a half years

Grace Tormey (22) had struck the paralysed woman during an aggravated burglary at her home in south Dublin in November 2012.

# burglary - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Masked men with hammers smash up house with toddler inside

The men broke windows and caused damage to the kitchen and bathroom, but no one was injured in the incident.

# burglary - Friday 19 February, 2016

Six arrested after raids on houses across south Dublin

A stash of weapons and cash was discovered by gardaí.

# burglary - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

16 people arrested for theft, robbery and burglary in Kilkenny

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

# burglary - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Judge felt ‘no option’ but to jail 16-year-old with no appropriate adult in his life

The judge said she hoped that custody may give the teenager stability.

# burglary - Monday 25 January, 2016

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

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

# burglary - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Man arrested after woman finds him in her home

He will appear in court today.

# burglary - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Frances Fitzgerald says the battle against burglaries is being won

They won’t be wiped though, she says.

# burglary - Thursday 14 January, 2016

The men behind the biggest burglary in English history

Seven members of the gang who broke into the vault were found guilty today.

# burglary - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Couple attacked by burglars after returning home with their children

The three burglars, described as eastern European men, took a sum of money and phones.

# burglary - Monday 4 January, 2016

Three strikes and life: This is Renua’s radical policy on crime

Renua’s election manifesto includes a measure that would jail some repeat burglars for life.

# burglary - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Police slam “despicable and dangerous” burglars who left weapon to be found by children

An air rifle, a gun cabinet and ammunition were discovered.

# burglary - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Police hunt for burglars who stole presents from under a family’s Christmas tree

The two also destroyed the toys of the victims’ baby.

# burglary - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Woman threatened in her home by men brandishing knives

This happened in Coleraine at around 5.30pm yesterday evening.

# burglary - Friday 18 December, 2015

There were almost 30,000 burglaries in Ireland in the first nine months of 2015

It’s not all bad news however, murder offences have fallen by almost a third.

# burglary - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Two men detained over brutal assault on elderly woman (90) in home raid

Eva Sutton was beaten by two raiders in an attack that lasted more than an hour.

# burglary - Sunday 13 December, 2015

# burglary - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Burglars trick elderly man by pretending to check drains while cash stolen from home

It’s believed that a second person rifled through the downstairs while the householder was distracted by the first man.

# burglary - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Two men arrested over burglary offences after signal devices found

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

# burglary - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Man (48) in hospital after being attacked by armed gang in aggravated burglary

The gang of five men ransacked the property before fleeing empty handed.

# burglary - Monday 16 November, 2015

Eight cars broken into outside two GAA clubs within an hour

Gardaí say a number of items were taken.

# burglary - Saturday 14 November, 2015

# burglary - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Is this the worst time of year for burglaries? Here is how your area fares

Crime rates around the country do not fall evenly.

# burglary - Monday 2 November, 2015

Gardaí are cracking down on Ireland’s most prolific burglars

Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan said gardaí plan to put as many of the crime gangs out of business as they possibly can.

# burglary - Friday 30 October, 2015

Poll: Has your home ever been burgled? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Has your home ever been burgled?

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

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

# burglary - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Medicine used to euthanise animals stolen from veterinary surgery in Dublin

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

# burglary - Saturday 24 October, 2015

One Cork TD thinks we should all have tracking devices on our cars Fight Crime This post contains a poll

One Cork TD thinks we should all have tracking devices on our cars

Do you think it’s a good idea?

# burglary - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

# burglary - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Young woman assaulted by ‘thin, pale man with pock-marked skin’

The aggravated burglary happened yesterday morning.

# burglary - Monday 28 September, 2015

Murders are down, but sexual assaults and poisonings are on the rise

The latest crime statistics also show a rise in burglaries and fraud.

# burglary - Friday 4 September, 2015

Alleged burglar got nabbed after ‘butt-dialling’ police

He rang them while talking to an accomplice about breaking into homes.

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