26 June 2024

~1 minutes read

Slight drop in crime offences reported in Galway

Share story:
Slight drop in crime offences reported in Galway

There has been a slight drop in the number of crime offences reported in the Galway Garda Division.

During the first quarter of 2024, 3,925 crime incidents were reported – a decrease of over 200 on the same time in 2023.

A quarter of the almost 4,000 crime incidents reported in the Galway Garda division during the first three months of 2024 were theft or theft-related.

Jim Dalton, with the CSO, has more details on the national picture:

Share story:

Údarás na Gaeltachta welcomes planning approval for Education and Youth Centre in Indreabhán

Údarás na Gaeltachta says the new Education and Youth Centre planned for Indreabhán is a significant development that will benefit the local community ...

Tuam meeting hears councils will have discretion with local road speed limits after national changes

Local authorities will have discretion to change speed limits on local roads after national changes come into effect. The Government is currently preparin...

Droichead an Dóchais shortlisted for international engineering award

Galway city’s newest bridge across the corrib has been shortlisted for an international engineering award. Droichead an Dóchais is among eight proj...

ESB says Athenry and Monivea traffic lights will be switched on within two weeks

SB has confirmed that sets of traffic and pedestrian lights in Athenry and Monivea will be switched on within two weeks. Concerns had been raised locally ...