Govt must act to curb rural crime epidemic – Smyth

– Closed stations, reduced Garda numbers and lack of community policing leading to spike in burglaries – Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth has called on the Justice Minister to get serious about rising rural crime.  It has taken a number of high profile burglaries to put the issue on the Government agenda, despite […]


Smyth to host public meeting on rural crime

– Anti-social behaviour, burglaries and reductions in Garda station opening hours to be discussed – Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan-Monaghan Niamh Smyth is to host a public meeting on rural crime in the Bailie Hotel, Bailieborough on Monday 16th October at 7.30pm. Fianna Fáil Justice Spokesperson Jim O’Callaghan is the guest speaker on the night.  […]