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# Car Theft

This year
# Car Theft
Security advice for owners of recently-imported Asian market cars after increase in thefts
Sources have said that the targeted cars which lack an immobiliser are imported from Japan and the wider Asian market.
Last year
# paulstown
Two men due in court in connection with Christmas Day tractor theft in Kilkenny
The men are due to appear before a special sitting of Gorey District Court this afternoon.
# paulstown
Tractor crashed, man assaulted and another man found unconscious in Kilkenny on Christmas Day
Two men in their 30s have been arrested in relation to these incidents
# Investigation
Man arrested in connection with incident where baby was left on side of road after car stolen
The incident took place in Dublin 7 last Sunday.
All time
# Car Theft
Man arrested after woman 'forcibly removed' from car during attempted robbery in Finglas
A number of passersby came to the aid of the driver during the attempted robbery.
# relay theft
GardaĆ­ probe boiler suit-wearing gang who use new technology to steal high-end cars
The men were captured on CCTV leaving a property in Portmarnock last month.
# Croydon
UK police officers surprise elderly couple with new car on Christmas Day after theirs was stolen
“I’ve heard of wonderful things happening to people, but I never thought this would happen to us.”
# Keep your car safe
11 ways to slash the risk of your car being stolen
Reduce your risk of being a victim of crime with these tips and advice.
# Monaghan
34-year-old man charged with theft of car which had young girl in back seat
The man appeared before a special sitting of Cavan District Court last night.
# false imprisonment
Man jailed after stealing car from garage forecourt with teenager in the backseat
Sean Dowdall has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years for car theft and false imprisonment.
# drive stick
Car thieves forced to abandon robbery because they couldn't use a manual gearstick
Morto for them.
# Simon Community
Dublin Simon Community has only van stolen by thieves
The homeless service left their van in a storage facility following a charity fun run on Saturday only to return on Monday to find it had been taken.
# South Dublin
'Rare' silver Audi car taken in aggravated burglary in Goatstown
GardaĆ­ believe that the burglars may have targeted the particular model in an overnight raid.
# Crime
How Neighbourhood Watch schemes have boomed since the recession
There has been a 30 per cent increase in Neighbourhood Watch schemes around the country in recent years.
# Car Theft
Witnesses to car jacking urgently sought
Police in Northern Ireland are appealing for witnesses to the theft of a vehicle which contained two children in Co Down.