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#Crime

# crime - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Man found with 31 pellets of cannabis in his stomach

He was charged and will appear at the Criminal Courts of Justice on Parkgate Street tomorrow.

# crime - Friday 17 April, 2015

Mystery still surrounds art heist of paintings by Irish masters

The paintings by John Lavery, Paul Henry and Jack B Yeats were stolen from a house in Wicklow last year.

# crime - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Shotgun fired at rural Garda station

Sources say it is the latest in a number of incidents.

# crime - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Has your home been burgled?

Tell us about it.

Thieves are fishing keys from homes and sending the stolen cars to Africa

They’re taking them through your letterbox, gardaí say.

# crime - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

‘You can shop for it like a pint of milk’ – Co Down family blame legal highs for son’s death

Dawn and Carl Owens say the drugs made their some distracted and suicidal.

# crime - Monday 13 April, 2015

Police trying to trace movements of young man killed in ‘frenzied’ stab attack

A man and woman were arrested yesterday on suspicion of murder.

# crime - Friday 10 April, 2015

Families of murder victims say they are “invisible” in law

One survey respondent reported that they felt “non-existent, not respected, like we were nobody.”

From The Daily Edge Boy arrested after changing his teacher’s desktop background to two men kissing Cyber Crime

# crime - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Gardaí seize half a million euro worth of cocaine in Dublin

Two men were arrested in connection to the substantial seizure.

The ashes of a man’s partner and child were stolen from a house in Waterford

Keith Nolan is appealing for them to be returned.

# crime - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Man to appear in court charged with murder of Anne Shortall Ashford This post contains images

Man to appear in court charged with murder of Anne Shortall

Her remains were found in a shed in Wicklow.

Thieves ‘abseiled down lift shaft’ to pull off a massive jewellery heist in London

Heavy cutting equipment was then used to get into the vault and open up to 70 safety deposit boxes.

# crime - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

A former RTÉ newsreader, her ‘enchanting’ friend, and the world’s most notorious murder suspect Exclusive

Geraldine McInerney tells TheJournal.ie about her friend Kathie McCormack, the arrest of Robert Durst, and ‘The Jinx.’

# crime - Monday 6 April, 2015

Here’s why you haven’t seen crime statistics for a while

The CSO says that it will not be releasing the details of crimes across the country without a “detailed examination” of the gardaí.

Woman punched in face and slashed with blade after refusing request for cigarette

Police are searching for four attackers.

If you have cash stolen in a robbery, can you get it back?

You can, but it’s not easy.

# crime - Friday 3 April, 2015

Nurse left shaken after carjacking outside children’s hospital

A man forced her out of her car after she parked it outside the hospital yesterday morning.

# crime - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Gardaí hunt for two gunmen after fatal shooting in quiet Dublin suburb

A man was shot dead by two gunmen after leaving his house at around 11.30 this morning.

# crime - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

More than 700 tourists were mugged last year

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

“Frustrating” that Garda Commissioner didn’t say if the Provisional IRA still exists

Nóirín O’Sullivan appeared before the Justice Committee today.

# crime - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Poll: Do you feel safe where you live? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you feel safe where you live?

Some residents in Dublin are calling for a new unit to be set up to tackle neighbourhood crime.

Is a new Garda unit needed to clean up Dublin?

“Tourists are walking our main streets and there’s no gardaí to be found. They’re terrified.”

# crime - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

A body of a man has been found in a field in Kildare

Gardaí suspect the man died in violent circumstances.

Police arrest more than 30 people in St Patrick’s Day festivities

Individuals had gone to Belfast for the “carnival and family friendly atmosphere in the City.”

# crime - Monday 9 March, 2015

Serving soldier charged with assault on Irish man in Liverpool

The 24-year-old victim remains in a critical condition.

# crime - Friday 6 March, 2015

Here’s how many crimes were committed by people on bail last year

Figures show some 10,600 crimes were committed last year by offenders on bail.

This Fianna Fáil TD chased down a hooded handbag thief in Ennis

Timmy Dooley returned the handbag to the elderly woman, who he said was “dazed” by the incident.

Cork’s heroin problem is ‘an on-going battle’

There has been a surge in the number of heroin addicts over the past decade.

# crime - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Gardaí foil armed robbery on betting shop

A firearm was recovered near the scene.

# crime - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

‘The Viper’ Martin Foley is in hospital this evening

Martin Foley remains in garda custody while he receives care.

# crime - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Booby trap bomb explodes as man removes poster erected at his home

Martin McGuinness compared the attack to others like the murder of Garda Adrian Donoghue.

Eamon Ryan’s beloved bike has been stolen Crime This post contains videos

Eamon Ryan’s beloved bike has been stolen

The Green Party leader’s bike was taken from outside the party’s offices yesterday.

From The Daily Edge This is Cavan’s version of that scene from Mission Impossible Chips Are Down

# crime - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Two men and two women in Clare charged over illegal money lending

The four were among a group of 11 people arrested in garda raids in 2013.

# crime - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Vanilla Ice was arrested and Twitter had a field day Ice Ice Baby

Vanilla Ice was arrested and Twitter had a field day

Quick, get your puns in.

# crime - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

‘Kids are selling drugs because gardaí are busy at water protests’

Drug dealing in Dublin has been described as “absolutely horrendous”

# crime - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Elderly couple tied up as gang members stole jewellery from their home

It is believed three men were involved and they made off with a quantity of jewellery.

Three arrested over popular film download website

Internationally, the website ranked thousands of places higher than a well-known legitimate site.

Man in his 50s shot in Wicklow after opening door to gunmen

The man answered his door and was shot.

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