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# burglary - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Terrified woman calls police over home invader… who turns out to be a duck Inspired By Cadbury

Terrified woman calls police over home invader… who turns out to be a duck

She was woken by “banging noises” from downstairs.

# burglary - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Family threatened with screwdriver and locked in during burglary

Police believe there is a link with an aggravated burglary at the home of a man in his 70s several hours later.

# burglary - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Burglars steal baby’s ashes from parents’ home

Police say that the burglars may have believed that the small white casket was a jewellery box.

# burglary - Friday 28 March, 2014

Armed gardaí nab five men in nationwide burglary crackdown

Detective units had been alerted to two robberies in Leitrim, prompting a co-ordinated search of the area.

# burglary - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

‘Crime hurts, justice should heal’: Law would force burglars to pay their victims’ costs

“The essence of the bill is that the victim is now thought of in court,” independent TD John Halligan has said of his proposed law.

# burglary - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Man injured defending grandmother during ‘distraction’ burglary

A man said he was at the house to check the woman’s water supply – but another man with him tried to burgle the house.

# burglary - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Presenter Niall Boylan’s house burgled during live radio show Crime

Presenter Niall Boylan’s house burgled during live radio show

The Classic Hits 4FM host called his own show to discuss the break-in.

# burglary - Monday 17 March, 2014

Gardaí warn drugs contained in missing jeep are ‘extremely dangerous’

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

# burglary - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Appeal after Missy the puppy is stolen during burglary

The puppy is 16 weeks old and was taken on either Friday night or Saturday morning.

Man (60) assaulted during attempted burglary at his home

The break-in occurred at around 4am today.

# burglary - Friday 14 March, 2014

Flatscreen TVs, laptop and Markey Robinson paintings stolen from Antrim home

A digital camera and jewellery were also stolen.

# burglary - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Over €10m worth of jewellery and cash burgled in the second half of last year

The gardaí said that jewellery and cash accounted for 75 per cent of the property stolen in burglaries in the last six months of 2013.

# burglary - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Thirteenth person arrested in connection with organised crime in South East

The man is the thirteenth person arrested in the operation.

# burglary - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

12 arrested and 8 shotguns seized in garda operation targeting burglary gang

Items such as jewellery, cash and electronic goods were seized in the operation spanning three counties.

# burglary - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Two men attacked with bats and a hammer during burglary

The PSNI is asking for witnesses to the attempted burglary which occurred in the early hours of this morning.

# burglary - Friday 28 February, 2014

Digger used to pull ATM from wall during early-morning raid

The thieves used a Volvo digger, causing “considerable damage” to the building.

# burglary - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Family urge for watch of their deceased Dad to be handed in

This is the second time engraved watches were stolen from the deceased in Louth this year.

# burglary - Friday 31 January, 2014

Environmental groups want to know if Flatley has a licence for that horn of his

The rhino horn was stolen from the dancer’s house in Cork last week.

# burglary - Monday 27 January, 2014

Two people hospitalised after aggravated burglary by masked gang

The man and the woman were tied up, and the man was hit with a gun during the burglary.

# burglary - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Two elderly couples terrorised by masked burglary gang

Two burglaries happened within 35 minutes of each other on Monday night in Co Down.

# burglary - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Suspected burglar caught in the act by wildlife presenter’s camera

The camera had been placed by presenter Simon King to capture urban wildlife.

# burglary - Monday 20 January, 2014

Thieves steal watches engraved with messages for deceased man’s sons

Stephen Carroll passed away from cancer just two months ago and had left the watches to be given to his sons on their 18th birthdays.

# burglary - Friday 17 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Incompetent burglar thwarted because he pulled door marked ‘push’ Crime Fail

Incompetent burglar thwarted because he pulled door marked ‘push’

CCTV video shows the man pulling on the door for several minutes.

# burglary - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Man injured by teens armed with bread knife in Dublin burglary

Two 16-year-old males were later arrested in connection with the incident and one has since been released.

Almost half of Irish homeowners do not have a burglar alarm

A survey also found that a quarter of people are leaving spare keys in obvious places outside their homes.

# burglary - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.

Monaghan house ransacked by three masked raiders

Gardaí are appealing for information regarding the burglary. It is not yet known if anything was taken.

# burglary - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Man (60) tied up and locked in bedroom by masked burglars

The incident took place in Warrenpoint, Co Down last night.

# burglary - Monday 23 December, 2013

Man arrested after fire starts in Dublin home

An attempted robbery turned into a house fire late last night.

# burglary - Friday 20 December, 2013

Man tied up, bundled into car boot during home raid

He was driven around 20km from his home before being freed.

# burglary - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about goings-on at St Vincent’s Hospital, Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, and the IMF on the bondholders…

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

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

# burglary - Sunday 15 December, 2013

UK police use adorable Lego video to warn of Christmas burglars

West Midlands Police want people to beat the burglars this year. Not literally (we think).

# burglary - Saturday 14 December, 2013

# burglary - Friday 13 December, 2013

Woman and young daughter threatened by armed robbers

One man wielded a bar studded with nails at the house attack in Howth, Dublin.

# burglary - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

That edge-of-seat All Blacks clash, the Iran nuclear deal, more details in the London slavery case… and a fun day for Fungi.

# burglary - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Seven men arrested over Tipperary burglary still being questioned

The men are all being detained at different garda stations.

# burglary - Thursday 21 November, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Gardaí arrest Tipperary burglary suspects after Dublin road collision

Gardaí have told motorists to expect delays in both directions at Newlands Cross because of a related incident during which two suspects were arrested.

# burglary - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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