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Central Statistics Office. (2015) Recorded crime: quarter 3 2015. Cork: Central Statistics Office.

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Group 04 Dangerous or Negligent Acts

Recorded Dangerous or negligent acts offences decreased by 4.1% to 7,117 in the 12-month period ending in Q3 2015.  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 6,687 to 6,426 (-3.9%). 

Group 10 Controlled Drug Offences

In the 12-month period ending in Q3 2015, there were 15,116 recorded Controlled drug offences, a decrease of 4.1% 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 2.7% to10,928. 

Date:December 2015
Publisher:Central Statistics Office
Corporate Creators:Central Statistics Office
Place of Publication:Cork
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
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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