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#Theft

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow Project Storm

Gardaí arrest 42 people and seize drugs in Kilkenny and Carlow

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

From TheJournal.ie Charities warn that donations left outside shops 'could be stolen or deliberately destroyed' Bin Bags

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Homeless man hailed a hero after Manchester attack charged with stealing bank card at arena Chris Parker

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Farmers warned to 'stamp' their farm equipment or risk losing it to thieves Rural Crime

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card Grafton Street

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 'A disgraceful episode': Belfast Council to investigate controversial bonfire pallets storage Loyalist

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Man gets 14 months in prison for stealing 'hot pants' delivery from truck Dublin

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

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

From TheJournal.ie National Trust appeals for photographs of stolen stone lions National Trust

National Trust appeals for photographs of stolen stone lions

The stone lions were stolen from Rowallane Garden in December.

From TheJournal.ie Vandals slash boats and steal engines used by childrens' sailing clubs in Dublin Dún Laoghaire

Vandals slash boats and steal engines used by childrens' sailing clubs in Dublin

The destruction was discovered yesterday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Longford community 'devastated' by theft of tabernacle from church Easter Sunday

Longford community 'devastated' by theft of tabernacle from church

The discovery was made yesterday morning by a local priest when he arrived to prepare for Easter mass.

From TheJournal.ie Man who claimed he was falsely accused of not paying for a jambon pastry awarded €20,000 Blanchardstown

Man who claimed he was falsely accused of not paying for a jambon pastry awarded €20,000

Anthony Maher claimed that in August 2014 he bought and paid for several items at Centra Corduff in Blanchardstown before being questioned by two staff members.

From TheJournal.ie Two men face trial accused of stealing €250k in Celtic Tiger-era land deal Courts

Two men face trial accused of stealing €250k in Celtic Tiger-era land deal

The two Louth men stand accused of tricking a man by telling them they were involved in a €35 million deal.

From TheJournal.ie Cash, drugs and fake tan among the most common items stolen from pharmacies Shoplifters

Cash, drugs and fake tan among the most common items stolen from pharmacies

Pharmacists have said that violent raids can have a physical and psychological effect on staff.

From TheJournal.ie Man who stole €10k from life savings of elderly friend sent back to jail Theft

Man who stole €10k from life savings of elderly friend sent back to jail

John McDonald had asked in 2012 to be given a chance to repay the victim but later fled the country.

From TheJournal.ie Prolific 86-year-old jewel thief nabbed again after her latest robbery Career Criminal

Prolific 86-year-old jewel thief nabbed again after her latest robbery

Doris Payne stole a diamond necklace worth $2,000 at a shop in Atlanta.

From TheJournal.ie Four men arrested for greyhound theft released without charge Clares Rocket

Four men arrested for greyhound theft released without charge

A garda spokesperson said a file had been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

From TheJournal.ie People at risk of thefts in shopping centre car parks this Christmas, gardaí warn Take Care

People at risk of thefts in shopping centre car parks this Christmas, gardaí warn

Over €400,000 worth of goods were stolen from cars in retail car parks last year.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's unreal that it happened': Four men arrested as stolen greyhound found safe and well Clares Rocket

'It's unreal that it happened': Four men arrested as stolen greyhound found safe and well

The dog, which has an estimated stud value of around €1 million, was stolen last Monday.

From The42 Premier League footballer Jordon Ibe robbed at knifepoint Theft

Premier League footballer Jordon Ibe robbed at knifepoint

The Bournemouth winger reportedly had his watch stolen days after a similar incident involving Andy Carroll.

From TheJournal.ie Insulation bales stolen ahead of Halloween weekend will turn toxic if set on fire Dumb Criminals

Insulation bales stolen ahead of Halloween weekend will turn toxic if set on fire

The thieves set off with 80 insulation sheets.

From TheJournal.ie Former employees accused of stealing over €90,000 from Ulster Bank accounts Courts

Former employees accused of stealing over €90,000 from Ulster Bank accounts

The men, both 29 years old, are facing separate charges of robbery.

From TheJournal.ie Bank manager who stole over €125,000 from friends and customers given suspended sentence Theft

Bank manager who stole over €125,000 from friends and customers given suspended sentence

Owen Travers (61) pleaded guilty to 15 counts of theft from seven customers over a number of years.

From TheJournal.ie Electric Picnic revellers urged to look out for rare camper van stolen ahead of festival Theft

Electric Picnic revellers urged to look out for rare camper van stolen ahead of festival

The camper van was featured in the popular TG4 dating show Pioc do Ride.

From TheJournal.ie Courts should hand down tougher sentences for crimes against businesses, say company owners Crime

Courts should hand down tougher sentences for crimes against businesses, say company owners

The latest national survey finds a quarter of businesses were impacted by crime last year.

From TheJournal.ie Rio Olympics: Thieves are using old tricks to steal from tourists Distraction

Rio Olympics: Thieves are using old tricks to steal from tourists

Athletes, coaches, journalists, photographers and a government minister have all fallen victim to thefts.

From TheJournal.ie Bitcoin plunges as $65m of the currency disappears in a major hack Disappearing Act

Bitcoin plunges as $65m of the currency disappears in a major hack

The volatile cryptocurrency lost more than 20% of its value after the breach.

From TheJournal.ie Carer stole €41,000 from elderly neighbour to spend it on home improvements, clothes and holidays Courts

Carer stole €41,000 from elderly neighbour to spend it on home improvements, clothes and holidays

Laura Pennick pleaded guilty in court yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Russian gang jailed for using 'mule accounts' to launder £4.5 million in cyber crime cash London

Russian gang jailed for using 'mule accounts' to launder £4.5 million in cyber crime cash

Accounts operated by the group were used to launder almost £1 million.

From TheJournal.ie Two year suspended sentence for woman who robbed and attacked woman on the Luas Luas

Two year suspended sentence for woman who robbed and attacked woman on the Luas

The 42-year-old woman spat at the victim before stealing her bag with her partner.

From TheJournal.ie Team kit stolen from Irish doctors days before Medical World Cup Theft

Team kit stolen from Irish doctors days before Medical World Cup

The team say they will go out there and represent Ireland with passion – even if they have to do it in their white coats.

From TheJournal.ie Cloth with a drop of Pope John Paul II's blood stolen from cathedral Germany

Cloth with a drop of Pope John Paul II's blood stolen from cathedral

“Its material value is small but the spiritual loss is much greater.”

From TheJournal.ie American tourist "overwhelmed" by offers of help after being mugged in Dublin Irish Hospitality

American tourist "overwhelmed" by offers of help after being mugged in Dublin

The American man was offered places to stay around the country.

From TheJournal.ie 20 homes searched in Limerick city in massive garda operation Dawn Raids

20 homes searched in Limerick city in massive garda operation

Gardaí recovered mobile phones and laptops during the search operation.

From TheJournal.ie Crime gangs in California keep stealing truckloads of nuts Nutty

Crime gangs in California keep stealing truckloads of nuts

The nuts are often shipped to Europe or Asia, where they fetch a high price on the black market.

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 40s arrested in connection to theft of ESB cables Kildare

Man in his 40s arrested in connection to theft of ESB cables

A number of planned searches were carried out in Leixlip.

From TheJournal.ie Suspected stolen vehicles seized in major garda operation Longford

Suspected stolen vehicles seized in major garda operation

Gardaí were assisted in the searches by officials from Revenue and the Department of Social Welfare.

From TheJournal.ie 'Snatch and grabs' on the rise as gardaí urge vigilance with smartphones Theft

'Snatch and grabs' on the rise as gardaí urge vigilance with smartphones

More than 7,000 mobile phones have been stolen from people since the start of 2015.