Details of illegal tool markets surface – Buyers as bad as scumbag thieves

Shannonside radio have reported that illegal late-night markets are taking place wherein stolen tools are being sold.

Thugs steal €35k worth of machinery from ICMSA National Committee rep’s farm in Limerick

It’s been a bad week for farmers as another robbery has occurred this time in Limerick.

Farmer left reeling, after €163,000 worth of straw burnt in arson attack

A farmer has been left seething after an arson attack saw the entirety of his straw bales destroyed.

Farmers continue to live in fear over Rural Crime

Members of the farming community are continuing to count the losses.

Three arrested as sheep found in boot

Three men have been arrested after a sheep was found badly injured in the boot of a car.

Heartland: Drugs in rural Ireland, are we in the middle of an epidemic?

The news feeds have been flooded as of late with stories of drugs busts galore, does this mean we are in the middle of a drugs epidemic?

Heartland: Is there a way to stop increased rural crime?

With the recent increased number of rural crimes across the country, we examine to see if there is anything being done or that could be done to counteract it. 

Farmer faces Teleporter Murder charges

A Kerry man has appeared in court, charged with the murder of a neighbour using a teleporter.

Innocent Farmer on trial for shooting robber in foot as he defended his home

A farmer is on trail after being accused of shooting a man he suspected was trying to rob his diesel in the foot.