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#Burglaries

# burglaries - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Dublin properties raided in connection with attempted murder of 83-year-old woman in Tyrone
# Cross Border
# Cross Border

Dublin properties raided in connection with attempted murder of 83-year-old woman in Tyrone

Feb 1st 2018, 2:17 PM 14,027 Views 4 Comments

Four males ransacked the woman’s home in Aughnacloy, which is along the border area.

# burglaries - Friday 26 January, 2018

Two people to appear before court after gardaí seize jewellery worth estimated €100,000
# Arrests
# Arrests

Two people to appear before court after gardaí seize jewellery worth estimated €100,000

Jan 26th 2018, 10:10 AM 26,556 Views 21 Comments

The operation was carried out as part of Operation Thor.

# burglaries - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Gardaí fear burglary gangs will have 'free rein' in south Dublin after extra patrols stop
# Operation Imeacht
# Operation Imeacht

Gardaí fear burglary gangs will have 'free rein' in south Dublin after extra patrols stop

Jan 20th 2018, 12:05 AM 41,138 Views 62 Comments

Operation Imeacht was stopped last month.

# burglaries - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Poll: Do you use your house alarm every night?
# Burglaries
# Burglaries

Poll: Do you use your house alarm every night?

Jan 11th 2018, 9:28 AM 34,177 Views 60 Comments

Gardaí have claimed that the rate of burglaries has fallen in recent months due to a winter crackdown.

# burglaries - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Man arrested after gardaí recover two caravans, 4x4 and power tools in Kilkenny
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Man arrested after gardaí recover two caravans, 4x4 and power tools in Kilkenny

Nov 14th 2017, 5:40 PM 39,923 Views 33 Comments

There have a number of burglaries in the area over the last few weeks.

# burglaries - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Four men in possession of jewellery arrested in Dublin after robbery in Westmeath
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Four men in possession of jewellery arrested in Dublin after robbery in Westmeath

Nov 9th 2017, 8:44 AM 16,771 Views 25 Comments

The four men are all from Dublin. One is in his 60s, one is in his 20s and two others are in their 30s.

# burglaries - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Gardaí investigating rural burglaries carry out raids in Dublin
# Garda Operation
# Garda Operation

Gardaí investigating rural burglaries carry out raids in Dublin

Aug 24th 2017, 11:23 AM 17,764 Views 10 Comments

Searches were carried out by gardaí in Dublin yesterday.

# burglaries - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Gardaí say prickly hedges can help prevent burglaries
# Defensive Planting
# Defensive Planting

Gardaí say prickly hedges can help prevent burglaries

Jun 1st 2017, 10:48 AM 17,456 Views 63 Comments

They also want people to avoid posting holiday photos while away from home.

# burglaries - Monday 19 December, 2016

Crime stats: Burglaries are down but more people were caught drink driving
# Burglaries
# Burglaries

Crime stats: Burglaries are down but more people were caught drink driving

Dec 19th 2016, 5:35 PM 6,728 Views 8 Comments

Overall, nine out of the fourteen crime categories in the CSO classification showed a decrease.

# burglaries - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Court hears of homeless drug addict turning his life around while in prison
# Courts
# Courts

Court hears of homeless drug addict turning his life around while in prison

May 28th 2016, 1:00 PM 19,331 Views 31 Comments

A judge ruled that he should not spend any more time in jail for office burglaries.

# burglaries - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Four arrested after burglary at the home of elderly man
# Burglary
# Burglary

Four arrested after burglary at the home of elderly man

May 12th 2016, 3:18 PM 16,810 Views 25 Comments

The man was threatened in the incident.

# burglaries - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Farmers in Tipperary 'patrolling countryside with guns' to ward off burglars

Mar 10th 2016, 5:23 PM 38,791 Views 93 Comments

One man’s farm has been targeted six times.

# burglaries - Monday 8 February, 2016

Four due in court after Garda chopper chase across fields in Monaghan
# Burglaries
# Burglaries

Four due in court after Garda chopper chase across fields in Monaghan

Feb 8th 2016, 10:01 AM 55,090 Views 41 Comments

Gardaí are investigating a number of burglaries in the Monaghan Town area.

# burglaries - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Three adults and two minors arrested in burglary crackdown
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Three adults and two minors arrested in burglary crackdown

Feb 4th 2016, 1:41 PM 20,402 Views 34 Comments

Property, believed to be stolen, was seized during a number of searches.

# burglaries - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Poll: Do you ever leave your house unlocked?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you ever leave your house unlocked?

Jan 26th 2016, 10:31 AM 27,670 Views 69 Comments

Police in England have come under fire for letting themselves into houses that were unlocked.

# burglaries - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Fianna Fáil wants gardaí on the Luas to stop burglars escaping
# Crime
# Crime

Fianna Fáil wants gardaí on the Luas to stop burglars escaping

Jan 20th 2016, 12:30 PM 12,299 Views 35 Comments

The party’s crime policy includes increasing the Garda force to 15,000.

# burglaries - Monday 18 January, 2016

New laws will see repeat burglars hit with longer jail terms
# Cracking Down
# Cracking Down

New laws will see repeat burglars hit with longer jail terms

Jan 18th 2016, 10:08 AM 9,461 Views 36 Comments

Minister Frances Fitzgerald has said the new laws will deal with Ireland’s “hardened cohort” of repeat offenders.

# burglaries - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

'Drink responsibly and avoid confrontation': Gardaí want fewer assaults this Christmas
# Tis The Season
# Tis The Season

'Drink responsibly and avoid confrontation': Gardaí want fewer assaults this Christmas

Dec 9th 2015, 6:01 AM 9,738 Views 21 Comments

“Thieves take advantage of us at this time of year as they know we may be distracted.”

# burglaries - Friday 13 November, 2015

New DNA database will 'close the net' on serial offenders
# Burglaries
# Burglaries

New DNA database will 'close the net' on serial offenders

Nov 13th 2015, 3:35 PM 8,822 Views 25 Comments

It’s hoped the system will help find missing people and deal with an increase in burglaries.

# burglaries - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Poll: Has your home ever been broken into?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Has your home ever been broken into?

Nov 8th 2015, 10:01 AM 20,291 Views 68 Comments

Crime figures show an overall increase in the number of burglaries over the past decade.

# burglaries - Monday 2 November, 2015

Gardaí are cracking down on Ireland's most prolific burglars
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Gardaí are cracking down on Ireland's most prolific burglars

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:42 AM 22,320 Views 78 Comments

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

# burglaries - Saturday 24 October, 2015

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

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

Oct 24th 2015, 7:15 AM 11,062 Views 59 Comments

Do you think it’s a good idea?

# burglaries - Saturday 29 August, 2015

"I really am sorry for the death of that man" - Two charged over John O’Donoghue burglary
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

"I really am sorry for the death of that man" - Two charged over John O’Donoghue burglary

Aug 29th 2015, 3:56 PM 28,226 Views 0 Comments

The 62-year-old collapsed and died after being confronted by burglars at his home.

# burglaries - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

'Serious stress and trauma': Are cash-for-gold shops causing burglaries?
# Crime
# Crime

'Serious stress and trauma': Are cash-for-gold shops causing burglaries?

Aug 5th 2015, 11:55 AM 15,069 Views 41 Comments

The government is under pressure to regulate the sector.

# burglaries - Monday 18 May, 2015

Burglar gangs targeted by gardaí in major crackdown
# PLAN OF ACTION
# PLAN OF ACTION

Burglar gangs targeted by gardaí in major crackdown

May 18th 2015, 4:31 PM 15,619 Views 21 Comments

A garda spokesperson said there will be a strong focus on burglars with a high re-offending rate.

# burglaries - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Has your home been burgled?
# Open Thread
# Open Thread

Has your home been burgled?

Apr 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 17,958 Views 70 Comments

Tell us about it.

# burglaries - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Five people a day arrested over burglaries in Dublin
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Five people a day arrested over burglaries in Dublin

Feb 22nd 2015, 7:45 AM 10,864 Views 29 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald said she’s determined to tackle rising burglary numbers across the country.

# burglaries - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Burglar 'caught red-handed' after stealing yoghurts, milk and Winnie the Pooh moneybox
# Fromage Free
# Fromage Free

Burglar 'caught red-handed' after stealing yoghurts, milk and Winnie the Pooh moneybox

Jan 6th 2015, 11:12 AM 8,754 Views 8 Comments

Ash Love was described as a “career criminal”.

# burglaries - Monday 22 September, 2014

Over €35 million worth of property was stolen from Irish homes in the last year
# Burglaries
# Burglaries

Over €35 million worth of property was stolen from Irish homes in the last year

Sep 22nd 2014, 11:13 AM 5,936 Views 22 Comments

That’s according to research carried out by the Garda National Crime Prevention Unit.

# burglaries - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

No evidence of a link between cash-for-gold stores and high rate of burglaries
# Crime
# Crime

No evidence of a link between cash-for-gold stores and high rate of burglaries

May 27th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,095 Views 28 Comments

The Department of Justice is still figuring out the best response to the “relatively new phenomenon” of cash-for-gold shops.

# burglaries - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Peaches Geldof's home burgled twice since her death
# Break-ins
From The Daily Edge
# Break-ins

Peaches Geldof's home burgled twice since her death

May 13th 2014, 8:28 AM 19,352 Views 16 Comments

The last burglary, in which no personal items were stolen, happened on Friday 9 May.

# burglaries - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Crimes 'slipping through the net' due to lack of garda resources
# Gra Conference
# Gra Conference

Crimes 'slipping through the net' due to lack of garda resources

Apr 29th 2014, 6:15 AM 5,686 Views 23 Comments

The GRA said businesses and communities are paying the price for poor resourcing and people are now deciding not to report some crimes at all.

# burglaries - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Thursday is now the most popular weekday to commit a crime
# Crime
# Crime

Thursday is now the most popular weekday to commit a crime

Apr 16th 2014, 11:07 AM 4,798 Views 17 Comments

However, most still occur during the weekend, a survey has revealed.

# burglaries - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west
# Galway
# Galway

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west

Apr 13th 2014, 9:36 AM 16,079 Views 41 Comments

During the arrests a large quantity of power tools were also seized.

# burglaries - Friday 28 March, 2014

Crime figures show fall in homicides, but rise in kidnappings
# CSO
# CSO

Crime figures show fall in homicides, but rise in kidnappings

Mar 28th 2014, 9:18 PM 4,814 Views 19 Comments

Reported murders and manslaughters were down 11 per cent between 2008-2012.

# burglaries - Friday 21 March, 2014

Two in court and six released over Dublin burglaries
# Operation Acer
# Operation Acer

Two in court and six released over Dublin burglaries

Mar 21st 2014, 10:13 AM 7,285 Views 0 Comments

A major investigation was set up into a spate of burglaries across Dublin’s southside.

# burglaries - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Eight people arrested over spate of burglaries in Dublin
# Investigation
# Investigation

Eight people arrested over spate of burglaries in Dublin

Mar 20th 2014, 10:51 AM 16,355 Views 0 Comments

Seven men and one woman – all in their teens and early twenties – were arrested this morning.

# burglaries - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Here's how much a fire in your house could cost you
# Insurance
# Insurance

Here's how much a fire in your house could cost you

Mar 18th 2014, 10:05 AM 16,402 Views 14 Comments

Plus, new insurance figures show that just one in eight claims are related to burglary.

# burglaries - Thursday 6 March, 2014

12 arrested, four charged and one sentenced as burglary gang targeted
# Operation Muster
# Operation Muster

12 arrested, four charged and one sentenced as burglary gang targeted

Mar 6th 2014, 12:01 PM 9,647 Views 0 Comments

‘Operation Muster’ was directed at a specific crime gang which gardaí believe stole firearms and other items.

# burglaries - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 4th 2014, 8:43 PM 20,724 Views 39 Comments

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