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#Theft

# theft - Thursday 25 April, 2019

'Marking shovels and tractors': Government turns to Eircodes to tackle rural theft
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

'Marking shovels and tractors': Government turns to Eircodes to tackle rural theft

Apr 25th 2019, 12:10 AM 21,243 Views 36 Comments

A campaign encouraging people to mark their property with their Eircode is being launched today.

# theft - Friday 19 April, 2019

Two ATMs in Meath among four stolen in cross-border overnight raids
# Theft
# Theft

Two ATMs in Meath among four stolen in cross-border overnight raids

Updated Apr 19th 2019, 1:26 PM 48,730 Views 126 Comments

The ATMs were driven away on the back of a dark coloured crew cab jeep.

# theft - Monday 1 April, 2019

Investigation after 'brazen thieves' carry out seventh ATM robbery using digger in Northern Ireland
# Robbery
# Robbery

Investigation after 'brazen thieves' carry out seventh ATM robbery using digger in Northern Ireland

Updated Apr 1st 2019, 5:17 PM 19,083 Views 34 Comments

There have been a number of similar thefts in recent months in Northern Ireland.

# theft - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Man (35) charged over theft of 800 year-old mummified 'Crusader' head from Dublin church
# St Michan's Church
# St Michan's Church

Man (35) charged over theft of 800 year-old mummified 'Crusader' head from Dublin church

Mar 14th 2019, 7:09 PM 22,383 Views 0 Comments

The Crusader was decapitated and the head was stolen from St Michan’s Church last month.

# theft - Friday 8 March, 2019

Man arrested over theft of 800-year-old mummy head from crypt of Dublin Church
# St Michan's
# St Michan's

Man arrested over theft of 800-year-old mummy head from crypt of Dublin Church

Mar 8th 2019, 7:29 AM 17,652 Views 24 Comments

The item was stolen over the weekend of 23-25 February from St Michan’s, gardaí said earlier this week.

# theft - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Church thanks public for support after stolen head of 800-year-old mummy recovered by gardaí
# Recovered
# Recovered

Church thanks public for support after stolen head of 800-year-old mummy recovered by gardaí

Mar 6th 2019, 12:09 PM 13,379 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí confirmed yesterday that they had recovered the head of the 800-year-old mummy.

# theft - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Gardaí recover head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of Dublin Church
# THE CRUSADER
# THE CRUSADER

Gardaí recover head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of Dublin Church

Mar 5th 2019, 6:04 PM 61,993 Views 48 Comments

The discovery of the theft at the crypt of St Michan’s on Church Street was made shortly before lunchtime last Monday.

# theft - Monday 25 February, 2019

Head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of St Michan's Church in Dublin
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

Head of 800-year-old mummy stolen from crypt of St Michan's Church in Dublin

Feb 25th 2019, 3:44 PM 86,051 Views 63 Comments

The Church of Ireland said the crypt was badly damaged by vandals.

# theft - Friday 15 February, 2019

Thieves use digger to rip ATM from wall of filling station in Omagh
# Tyrone
# Tyrone

Thieves use digger to rip ATM from wall of filling station in Omagh

Feb 15th 2019, 10:03 AM 12,092 Views 18 Comments

Police said significant damage was caused to the wall.

# theft - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

People reminded to lock their cars after 35 robberies in Cork at weekend
# Warning
# Warning

People reminded to lock their cars after 35 robberies in Cork at weekend

Feb 5th 2019, 10:23 PM 27,693 Views 18 Comments

Many of the vehicles targeted were unlocked.

# theft - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Gardaí release photos of phones after three men charged over theft and fraud offences in Dublin
# Dame Court
# Dame Court

Gardaí release photos of phones after three men charged over theft and fraud offences in Dublin

Dec 19th 2018, 10:00 AM 32,485 Views 0 Comments

All three men are due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice at 10.30am this morning.

# theft - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Napoli striker robbed at gunpoint after win over Liverpool
# Armed Robbery
From The42
# Armed Robbery

Napoli striker robbed at gunpoint after win over Liverpool

Oct 4th 2018, 3:59 PM 9,397 Views 0 Comments

Polish international Arkadiusz Milik was held up at 2am by two assailants wearing helmets.

# theft - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Judy Garland's stolen Wizard of Oz shoes found after 13 years
# No Place Like Home
# No Place Like Home

Judy Garland's stolen Wizard of Oz shoes found after 13 years

Sep 4th 2018, 10:50 PM 32,455 Views 16 Comments

The shoes had been snatched from a glass case at the Judy Garland Museum in Minnesota in 2005

# theft - Friday 31 August, 2018

Two men arrested over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents
# Belfast
# Belfast

Two men arrested over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents

Aug 31st 2018, 11:41 AM 15,280 Views 21 Comments

The inquiry centres on the theft of sensitive material which was used in a documentary film re-examining the 1994 murders.

# theft - Monday 13 August, 2018

Thieves escape empty-handed after setting off smoke alarm during McDonald's break-in
# East Wall
# East Wall

Thieves escape empty-handed after setting off smoke alarm during McDonald's break-in

Aug 13th 2018, 11:03 AM 25,742 Views 14 Comments

Smoke from the electric saw used by the two suspects to try to open the safe set off the alarm.

# theft - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Thieves use baby's pram to steal shark from Texas aquarium
# Shark Baby
# Shark Baby

Thieves use baby's pram to steal shark from Texas aquarium

Jul 31st 2018, 3:40 PM 20,113 Views 14 Comments

The shark has now been recovered by police and is “resting” in the aquarium’s quarantine.

# theft - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Former director stole over €1 million from charity, friends and family, court told
# Theft
# Theft

Former director stole over €1 million from charity, friends and family, court told

Jul 24th 2018, 6:20 PM 41,312 Views 0 Comments

Thefts of over €280,000 came to light when a staff member noticed discrepancies on the accounts.

# theft - Sunday 22 April, 2018

A new website aims to help people locate their stolen items
# Theftfinders
# Theftfinders

A new website aims to help people locate their stolen items

Apr 22nd 2018, 9:15 AM 16,786 Views 21 Comments

Items on the site include vehicles, household items, bikes, and farm machinery.

# theft - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Judge praises the resilience of two 80-year-old victims whose handbags were robbed by same thief
# Brian Dunne
# Brian Dunne

Judge praises the resilience of two 80-year-old victims whose handbags were robbed by same thief

Apr 18th 2018, 5:59 PM 19,339 Views 38 Comments

Brian Dunne (33) was sentenced to four and a half years in prison for the offences.

# theft - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Appeal for witnesses after disability vehicle was stolen and burned out in Belfast
# South Belfast
# South Belfast

Appeal for witnesses after disability vehicle was stolen and burned out in Belfast

Mar 20th 2018, 3:45 PM 5,282 Views 6 Comments

The vehicle was taken from a South Belfast property.

# theft - Friday 16 March, 2018

Mayo man foils petrol station robbery by tackling suspect to the ground
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Mayo man foils petrol station robbery by tackling suspect to the ground

Mar 16th 2018, 6:15 AM 28,649 Views 21 Comments

The cash was recovered and the suspect was taken away by gardaí.

# theft - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

36 people arrested after searches in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

36 people arrested after searches in Kilkenny and Carlow

Mar 14th 2018, 10:14 PM 43,154 Views 0 Comments

21 people have been charged with offences such as theft, assault and fraud.

# theft - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Man who tricked elderly woman (89) to give him cash to fix her sister's roof jailed
# Luke Connors
# Luke Connors

Man who tricked elderly woman (89) to give him cash to fix her sister's roof jailed

Jan 31st 2018, 6:15 AM 23,419 Views 39 Comments

The father-of-three had told her he knew her older sister, who lived next door to her, and that he needed the cash immediately to repair the roof.

# theft - 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 26,542 Views 21 Comments

The operation was carried out as part of Operation Thor.

# theft - Thursday 11 January, 2018

French police recover some of the jewels stolen in last night's Ritz heist
# Paris
# Paris

French police recover some of the jewels stolen in last night's Ritz heist

Jan 11th 2018, 11:02 AM 9,596 Views 7 Comments

Three suspects have been detained, while two others are still on the run.

# theft - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Gardaí warn that taxi hailing apps are being used to lure drivers to robberies
# Hailstorm
# Hailstorm

Gardaí warn that taxi hailing apps are being used to lure drivers to robberies

Jan 4th 2018, 6:10 AM 25,018 Views 50 Comments

A driver was robbed at gunpoint on New Year’s Eve.

# theft - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

UK police officers surprise elderly couple with new car on Christmas Day after theirs was stolen
# Croydon
# Croydon

UK police officers surprise elderly couple with new car on Christmas Day after theirs was stolen

Dec 27th 2017, 2:58 PM 21,215 Views 17 Comments

“I’ve heard of wonderful things happening to people, but I never thought this would happen to us.”

# theft - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Two men due in court over quad bike thefts in Limerick and Cork
# Kilmallock
# Kilmallock

Two men due in court over quad bike thefts in Limerick and Cork

Dec 20th 2017, 6:30 PM 14,428 Views 0 Comments

A quad bike worth €8,000 was recovered during the arrests in Limerick yesterday.

# theft - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Garda vehicle rammed by car used in Raheny cash-in-transit robbery
# Dublin
# Dublin

Garda vehicle rammed by car used in Raheny cash-in-transit robbery

Dec 13th 2017, 2:09 PM 20,297 Views 21 Comments

The driver of the van was approached by a man who was armed with what was described as a hammer.

# theft - Friday 17 November, 2017

Warning to motorists as cars stolen after being left unattended while windows defrosted
# Dawn Raids
# Dawn Raids

Warning to motorists as cars stolen after being left unattended while windows defrosted

Nov 17th 2017, 12:25 PM 41,805 Views 52 Comments

Two cars were reportedly stolen this morning after being left unattended.

# theft - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Project Storm
# Project Storm

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow

Oct 11th 2017, 7:40 PM 19,199 Views 0 Comments

The arrests were for a number of different offences including theft, assault and burglary.

# theft - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Charities warn that donations left outside shops 'could be stolen or deliberately destroyed'
# Bin Bags
# Bin Bags

Charities warn that donations left outside shops 'could be stolen or deliberately destroyed'

Sep 7th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,718 Views 5 Comments

Some charities have experienced an increase in people leaving items outside their shops.

# theft - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Homeless man hailed a hero after Manchester attack charged with stealing bank card at arena
# Chris Parker
# Chris Parker

Homeless man hailed a hero after Manchester attack charged with stealing bank card at arena

Aug 16th 2017, 7:12 AM 24,010 Views 0 Comments

Thousands were raised online for Chris Parker, who went to help victims in the wake of the attack.

# theft - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Farmers warned to 'stamp' their farm equipment or risk losing it to thieves
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Farmers warned to 'stamp' their farm equipment or risk losing it to thieves

Aug 3rd 2017, 12:05 AM 13,073 Views 39 Comments

Thefts can be traumatic for farmers and their families. Communities are advised to work with local gardaí and watch out for suspicious activity.

# theft - Monday 24 July, 2017

'We want to attract people to the region. Cars getting broken into like this does not look good'
# Wicklow Mountains
# Wicklow Mountains

'We want to attract people to the region. Cars getting broken into like this does not look good'

Jul 24th 2017, 6:05 AM 29,676 Views 42 Comments

The problem of theft from cars in the Wicklow Mountains is one that persists each and every year, say gardaí.

# theft - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card

Jun 29th 2017, 6:10 AM 20,531 Views 0 Comments

The 16-year-old told Dublin Children’s Court he wanted to be sentenced.

# theft - Saturday 24 June, 2017

'A disgraceful episode': Belfast Council to investigate controversial bonfire pallets storage
# Loyalist
# Loyalist

'A disgraceful episode': Belfast Council to investigate controversial bonfire pallets storage

Jun 24th 2017, 12:23 PM 33,465 Views 59 Comments

Up to 3,000 pallets were stolen from a council site earlier this week.

# theft - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Brothers who pocketed €8,000 in cash from bartending at Dublin charity concert given community service
# Marlay Park
# Marlay Park

Brothers who pocketed €8,000 in cash from bartending at Dublin charity concert given community service

Jun 14th 2017, 5:54 PM 43,207 Views 23 Comments

Brothers John and Conal McGinley had pleaded guilty to one count of theft at the July 2016 gig in Dublin’s Marlay Park.

# theft - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Man gets 14 months in prison for stealing 'hot pants' delivery from truck
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man gets 14 months in prison for stealing 'hot pants' delivery from truck

May 17th 2017, 6:17 AM 16,076 Views 0 Comments

Noel Dempsey was seen on CCTV robbing a truck and driving off.

# theft - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

National Trust appeals for photographs of stolen stone lions
# National Trust
# National Trust

National Trust appeals for photographs of stolen stone lions

May 9th 2017, 4:36 PM 11,523 Views 11 Comments

The stone lions were stolen from Rowallane Garden in December.