Theft

Thieves steal lamb from learning-disability farm

Thieves steal lamb from learning-disability farm

Thieves have stolen a single lamb from a learning-disability farm in Stapleton, Bristol. The four-day-old lamb, which was part of...

April 28, 2022

Disqualified driver sentenced for stealing cattle trailer

Disqualified driver sentenced for stealing cattle trailer

A 31-year-old man from Oxford Road, Gerrard’s Cross has been sentenced to six and a half months in prison for...

February 21, 2022

Police appeal for info on JCB telehandler stolen from construction site in Nottinghamshire

Police appeal for info on JCB telehandler stolen from construction site in Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire Police is appealing for information to help trace a JCB telehandler which was stolen from a building site. The...

July 13, 2021

Info sought following theft of trailers in Down

Info sought following theft of trailers in Down

An appeal for information has been made by police following the theft of two trailers from Co. Down in recent...

February 24, 2021

More than 50 stolen power tools and machines recovered in police raid

More than 50 stolen power tools and machines recovered in police raid

Police in Sussex recovered over 50 stolen farm machines and power tools after executing a search warrant at a premises...

November 13, 2020

Appeal for info issued following overnight theft of Manitou

Appeal for info issued following overnight theft of Manitou

An appeal for information has been made in relation to the theft of a Manitou telescopic handler that was taken...

September 21, 2020

PSNI recovers Land Cruiser stolen in the south

PSNI recovers Land Cruiser stolen in the south

Police in Northern Ireland have recovered a Toyota Land Cruiser 4×4 believed to have been stolen from the Republic of...

June 20, 2019

Machinery valued at €80,000 stolen from Louth farmyard

Machinery valued at €80,000 stolen from Louth farmyard

Farm machinery worth an estimated €80,000 was stolen in a break-in at a farmyard in the Dundalk/Ardee area of Co.Louth...

March 30, 2018

Hundreds of sheep suspected stolen in the ‘Mourne’ county

Hundreds of sheep suspected stolen in the ‘Mourne’ county

Hundreds of sheep are thought to have been stolen from a farm in south Co. Down. The sheep went missing...

November 20, 2017

Appeal for information following theft of 10 cattle and electric fence

Appeal for information following theft of 10 cattle and electric fence

An appeal for information following the theft of 10 cattle and an electric fence in mid-September has been made by...

October 3, 2017

Video: Thieves continue to target Land Rover Defenders

Video: Thieves continue to target Land Rover Defenders

Thieves are continuing to target iconic Land Rover Defenders right across the Republic of Ireland and the UK. Members of...

August 31, 2017

Investigation underway as 9 cattle stolen

Investigation underway as 9 cattle stolen

An investigation is underway after nine cattle were stolen in south Co. Armagh over the weekend, according to the Police...

August 14, 2017

Animal medication worth £11,000 stolen from vet clinic in the North

Animal medication worth £11,000 stolen from vet clinic in the North

Some £11,000 (€13,119) worth of animal medication and vaccines has been stolen from Lurgan Vet Clinic in Co. Armagh, the...

April 18, 2017

New technology aims to tackle livestock thefts

New technology aims to tackle livestock thefts

Researchers in Australia are running a research program testing smart sensor technology as a means of preventing and detecting livestock...

February 26, 2017

20 sheep reported stolen from a farm in the North

20 sheep reported stolen from a farm in the North

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) is appealing for information after 20 sheep were reported stolen from a farm in...

February 6, 2017

Newborn lambs and in-lambs ewes stolen in the North

Newborn lambs and in-lambs ewes stolen in the North

A farmer in Northern Ireland was left particularly upset after six newborn lambs were stolen from his farm along with...

January 19, 2017

Simple things to protect against theft on the farm

Simple things to protect against theft on the farm

As the nights draw in the Ulster Farmers Union (UFU) and NFU Mutual are urging farmers to review security arrangements...

October 10, 2015

Man in Donegal arrested in connection with €100,000 livestock theft

Man in Donegal arrested in connection with €100,000 livestock theft

A man in his 30s has been arrested in Donegal by An Garda Siochana in connection with the theft of...

October 1, 2015