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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.

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Publication Type
Irish-related, Report
Drug Type
Substances (not alcohol/tobacco)
Intervention Type
September 2015
Central Statistics Office
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Central Statistics Office
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