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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Thefts

This year
Man arrested in connection with thefts of agricultural machinery and livestock
He is currently being detained at a garda station in the Kerry division.
All time
Man arrested after an hour long spree of arsons, break-ins and criminal damage in Tipperary
All the incidents happened in the space of an hour on Wednesday night.
Two men due in court over burglaries and theft of cars in Limerick City
Investigations are ongoing.
Two men arrested over thefts at retail premises in five counties
The thefts took place in Dublin, Wicklow, Galway, Meath and Kilkenny in recent weeks.
Two men arrested over burglaries and thefts in Limerick Garda Division
Both men are currently detained under Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act 2007.
Two men arrested in Fermanagh and Tyrone in relation to ATM thefts
Both men remain in custody.
Gardaí called about thefts at Crumlin's children's hospital 17 times in two years
Gardaí were called to Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin regarding theft allegations SEVENTEEN times since November 2016.
One third of all cars broken into in residential areas left unlocked - Gardaí
Gardaí say that the vast majority of cars that were broken into or stolen from were done so using the key.
Equipment stolen from Galway and Mayo Mountain Rescue as cars broken into
The cars were broken into in the Doolough area of Louisburgh.
Gardaí investigating rural burglaries carry out raids in Dublin
Searches were carried out by gardaí in Dublin yesterday.
Man arrested after €200,000 worth of generators and gardening equipment found at house
The property was recovered after surveillance and ongoing investigations into the theft of property in the county.
Is the rate of toy-thefts from Crumlin children's hospital on the rise?
Gardaí were called to Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin regarding theft allegations FOURTEEN times over the past 16 months.
Rural 'spotters' make money spying on farmers and selling information to criminal gangs
It is difficult for gardaí to secure prosecutions against these people as they need to link them directly to the crime.
First arrest made over New Year's sex attacks in Cologne
More than 760 police reports have been filed in connection with German police.
'Drink responsibly and avoid confrontation': Gardaí want fewer assaults this Christmas
“Thieves take advantage of us at this time of year as they know we may be distracted.”
Three due in court over series of ESB cable robberies
To-date this year, 142km of power lines have been stolen.
€10,000 reward for information about 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep
Gardai are investigating and it’s believed two trucks may have been involved.
Seen any stolen cows recently? It could earn you €10,000
The initiative is being operated by Crimestoppers, the Irish Farmers Association and an Garda Siochana.
Vandals destroy Dublin community garden and steal Christmas lights
Thieves took tables, decorations and equipment from the locked garden in a Dublin suburb overnight.
Three due in court over spate of south Dublin burglaries
The three men arrested in Co Wexford last night were to appear in court this afternoon.
Four arrested over series of burglaries in south Dublin
Three men and a woman were arrested after Gardaí from Dublin held searches in Courtown and Wexford Town.
Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?
And what’s being done to prevent it?