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Central Statistics Office. (2015) Recorded crime: quarter 2 2015. Cork: Central Statistics Office.

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Group 04 Dangerous or Negligent Acts:
Recorded Dangerous or negligent acts offences decreased by 5.0% to 7,118 in the 12-month period ending in Q2 2015 when compared to the same period ending in 2014. As in previous periods, most recorded offences in this group related to Driving/In charge of a vehicle while over legal alcohol limit, which decreased from 6,749 to 6,450 (-4.4%).

Group 10 Controlled Drug Offences:
In the 12-month period ending in Q2 2015, there were 15,488 recorded Controlled drug offences, a decrease of 1.2% on the corresponding period ending in 2014. Most of these recorded offences were for Possession of drugs for personal use, which showed a decrease of 0.8% to11,179.


Date:September 2015
Publisher:Central Statistics Office
Corporate Creators:Central Statistics Office
Place of Publication:Cork
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Subjects:MM-MO Crime and law > Crime
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related crime > Crime associated with substance production and distribution
MM-MO Crime and law > Substance related offence > Drug offence
MM-MO Crime and law > Substance related offence > Drug offence > Illegal drug possession (seizures)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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