Dáil Éireann - Volume 620 - 31 May, 2006

Written Answers. - Garda Operations.

Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of Garda personnel available for covert or overt operations to combat the drugs problem in the Greater Dublin area and throughout County Kildare; if dedicated personnel have been assigned to such activity in the past or are likely to be reassigned in the future in view of the ongoing incidents of drug related crime; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21175/06]

  Mr. McDowell: It has not been possible, within the timeframe available, to collate the information required by the Deputy. I will contact the Deputy directly when the information is to hand.