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Central Statistics Office. (2016) Recorded crime: quarter 1 2016. Cork: Central Statistics Office.

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Group 04 Dangerous or Negligent Acts

Recorded Dangerous or negligent acts offences increased by 1.4% to 7,279 in the year ending Q1 2016.  As in previous periods, most recorded offences in this group are of Driving/In charge of a vehicle while over legal alcohol limit, which increased by 158 incidents to 6,629 (+2.4%).

Group 10 Controlled Drug Offences

An annualised total of 15,581 Controlled drug offences was recorded, almost no change from the previous 12 months (+0.1%). The largest change in the subcategories was in Cultivation or manufacture of drugs, which fell by 84 offences (-25.7%). 

Date:June 2016
Publisher:Central Statistics Office
Corporate Creators:Central Statistics Office
Place of Publication:Cork
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Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Substance related societal (social) problems > Alcohol / drinking and driving
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related 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 > Illegal distribution of drugs (drug market / dealing)
MM-MO Crime and law > Substance related offence > Drug offence > Illegal drug possession (seizures)
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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