Dáil Éireann - Volume 666 - 05 November, 2008
Written Answers. - Crime Levels.
Deputy Mary Upton Deputy Mary Upton
Deputy Mary Upton asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of bicycles reported stolen to the Garda in 2007; the number of bicycles recovered by the Garda; the number of persons prosecuted for stealing bicycles in 2007; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38608/08]
Deputy Noel Dempsey Deputy Noel Dempsey
Deputy Noel Dempsey: The Garda Síochána Act 2005 makes provision for the compilation and publication of crime statistics by the Central Statistics Office, as the national statistical agency, and the CSO has established a dedicated unit for this purpose. I have requested the CSO to provide the statistics sought by the Deputy directly to her.
Dáil Éireann 666 Written Answers. Crime Levels.