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#Anti-social behaviour

# anti-social-behaviour - This month November 2022

New 'street crime' Garda taskforce for Dublin to be established
# Crime
# Crime

New 'street crime' Garda taskforce for Dublin to be established

Nov 4th 2022, 1:31 PM 17,079 Views 34 Comments

It is understood the task force could include operations to target low and mid-level drug dealing.

# anti-social-behaviour - Last month October 2022

The Justice Minister wants to know why ASBOs are used more in some areas than in others
# Anti-social Behaviour Orders
# Anti-social Behaviour Orders

The Justice Minister wants to know why ASBOs are used more in some areas than in others

Oct 4th 2022, 2:05 PM 16,221 Views 42 Comments

McEntee asked Harris to undertake a review of the legislation around Asbos.

# anti-social-behaviour - This year 2022

Over 760 anti-social behaviour incidents on train services reported in first six months of year
# Rail Network
# Rail Network

Over 760 anti-social behaviour incidents on train services reported in first six months of year

Aug 28th 2022, 11:38 AM 22,065 Views 31 Comments

The incidents included multiple reports of fighting, soiling, sexual harassment, lewd behaviour and hate incidents.

Sanctions already in place for those who engage in anti-social behaviour off-campus, UL insists
# Limerick
# Limerick

Sanctions already in place for those who engage in anti-social behaviour off-campus, UL insists

Feb 9th 2022, 3:20 PM 13,657 Views 6 Comments

The University has argued it already has sanctions in place to try to tackle any such behaviour.

# anti-social-behaviour - Last year 2021

Investigation into reports of disturbing 'rape chant' on nighttime DART service
# Dublin
# Dublin

Investigation into reports of disturbing 'rape chant' on nighttime DART service

Oct 7th 2021, 1:30 PM 91,018 Views 51 Comments

Fine Gael TD Alan Farrell was travelling home towards Malahide when he heard the alarming chant.

Johnson wants ‘fluorescent-jacketed chain gangs’ to punish anti-social behaviour
# Boris Johnson
# Boris Johnson

Johnson wants ‘fluorescent-jacketed chain gangs’ to punish anti-social behaviour

Jul 28th 2021, 11:52 AM 33,596 Views 55 Comments

The UK Prime Minister set out elements of his Government’s Beating Crime Plan, including the wider use of Stop and Search powers.

Gardaí deploy undercover units on Dart line to stamp out spate of anti-social behaviour
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Gardaí deploy undercover units on Dart line to stamp out spate of anti-social behaviour

May 19th 2021, 6:30 AM 47,332 Views 57 Comments

There have been violent scenes in Howth and Malahide in recent weeks.

Beer and goading in Portobello: 'I've cleaned up s**t, I've seen more people pissing'
# Locked Out
# Locked Out

Beer and goading in Portobello: 'I've cleaned up s**t, I've seen more people pissing'

Updated May 14th 2021, 6:31 PM 98,074 Views 142 Comments
  • The council says "about a thousand people" have gathered there in recent weekends, causing disruption for residents
  • There are to be increased garda patrols of the area
  • A demonstration this afternoon saw views expressed on both sides
Deserted Dublin streets lead to outreach problems and concerns about anti-social behaviour
# In Lockdown
# In Lockdown

Deserted Dublin streets lead to outreach problems and concerns about anti-social behaviour

Jan 23rd 2021, 10:31 AM 61,831 Views 46 Comments

The problem is one that’s been raised consistently by outreach workers.

# anti-social-behaviour - All time

Anti-social behaviour and bus curtailments: Efforts to tackle problem in Tallaght a 'great success', union says
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Anti-social behaviour and bus curtailments: Efforts to tackle problem in Tallaght a 'great success', union says

Sep 19th 2020, 6:30 AM 34,223 Views 29 Comments

The NBRU praised the strong collaboration at local level at helping to address the problem.

Here's which Dublin Bus routes are curtailed the most due to anti-social behaviour
# Bus Stopped
# Bus Stopped

Here's which Dublin Bus routes are curtailed the most due to anti-social behaviour

Sep 17th 2020, 10:44 AM 75,778 Views 56 Comments

Anti-social behaviour caused bus services to be curtailed 108 times last year. The figure for this year is already at 92.

Over 500 incidents of assault or anti-social behaviour logged by Irish Rail this year
# Assault
# Assault

Over 500 incidents of assault or anti-social behaviour logged by Irish Rail this year

Sep 1st 2020, 7:00 AM 14,633 Views 15 Comments

The log includes several near misses, a brawl with ‘quite a bit of blood’, and theft on trains and at stations.

Gardaí vow to crack down on gang of youths carrying out indiscriminate assaults in north Dublin
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

Gardaí vow to crack down on gang of youths carrying out indiscriminate assaults in north Dublin

May 23rd 2020, 2:46 PM 126,598 Views 101 Comments

At least two serious assaults were carried out by the one gang last week.

'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks

Mar 7th 2020, 6:15 AM 57,707 Views 45 Comments

Unions have been calling for the introduction of a dedicated transport policing unit.

Gangs use 'expendable' young men to control parts of  south Dublin – study
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

Gangs use 'expendable' young men to control parts of south Dublin – study

Dec 11th 2019, 10:11 AM 22,234 Views 29 Comments

New research finds that children as young as 10 are being groomed for criminal activity.

Barrister appointed to investigate Dublin City Council 'protection money' allegations
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

Barrister appointed to investigate Dublin City Council 'protection money' allegations

Nov 7th 2019, 6:57 PM 14,067 Views 0 Comments

Allegations emerged last month that a known criminal extorted money from building firms to pay for protection from anti-social behaviour.

Spike in 'menacing' anti-social behaviour on Irish trains prompts calls for transport police
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Spike in 'menacing' anti-social behaviour on Irish trains prompts calls for transport police

Oct 29th 2019, 11:56 AM 21,954 Views 51 Comments

There was a 14% increase in anti-social incidents on the Iarnród Éireann network in 2018.

Bus Éireann steps up security at Busáras after recent attacks on drivers
# Busaras
# Busaras

Bus Éireann steps up security at Busáras after recent attacks on drivers

Sep 13th 2019, 7:36 PM 15,107 Views 28 Comments

The measures come after drivers threatened to stop operating services after 8pm on Monday 16 September.

Bus drivers threaten to stop serving Busáras after dark over anti-social behaviour
# Dublin
# Dublin

Bus drivers threaten to stop serving Busáras after dark over anti-social behaviour

Sep 9th 2019, 8:37 AM 23,104 Views 24 Comments

It comes after a driver was allegedly assaulted at the station in recent weeks.

Dart to launch text alert system aimed at tackling anti-social behaviour next month
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dart to launch text alert system aimed at tackling anti-social behaviour next month

Jun 17th 2019, 4:47 PM 13,151 Views 43 Comments

The service will be live-monitored by central security.

Gardaí investigating further criminal damage at Dublin building site
# St Cuthbert's Park
# St Cuthbert's Park

Gardaí investigating further criminal damage at Dublin building site

Dec 8th 2018, 6:00 AM 20,066 Views 18 Comments

Last month work at the site was stopped because of anti-social behaviour.

Over €100,000 to be spent on security on Irish Rail over Christmas
# TRANSPORT SECURITY
# TRANSPORT SECURITY

Over €100,000 to be spent on security on Irish Rail over Christmas

Dec 3rd 2018, 6:20 AM 10,381 Views 9 Comments

There have been increased calls for transport security in recent months.

Dublin Bus driver: 'We need transport police to protect bus drivers from assaults and abuse'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Dublin Bus driver: 'We need transport police to protect bus drivers from assaults and abuse'

Nov 26th 2018, 7:00 AM 24,839 Views 47 Comments

The last incident on my bus really knocked my confidence. It was a cyclist who spat in my eye, writes Dublin Bus driver, Dave Fitzsimons.

'Unprecedented' stabbing on Irish Rail train leads to renewed calls for transport police
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Unprecedented' stabbing on Irish Rail train leads to renewed calls for transport police

Oct 31st 2018, 12:36 PM 32,182 Views 34 Comments

The NBRU has said the incident “may serve to be a watershed moment in the ongoing debate on the issue of anti-social behaviour”.

Trains rerouted in Kildare after 'passenger trouble' on early morning service
# Hazelhatch
# Hazelhatch

Trains rerouted in Kildare after 'passenger trouble' on early morning service

Sep 17th 2018, 8:28 AM 55,185 Views 29 Comments

Trains to and from Newbridge were running from Hazelhatch station in west Dublin from 6.35am.

Irish Rail to bump up security on north Dublin Dart line after reports of anti-social behaviour
# Clamping Down
# Clamping Down

Irish Rail to bump up security on north Dublin Dart line after reports of anti-social behaviour

Jun 22nd 2018, 11:13 AM 20,719 Views 38 Comments

Incidents of intimidating and threatening behaviour have become commonplace on the northern line in recent weeks.

'Boy-racers doing doughnuts are driving tourists away' - Mayo County Council
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Boy-racers doing doughnuts are driving tourists away' - Mayo County Council

May 23rd 2018, 12:27 PM 32,618 Views 55 Comments

“I really don’t know how they can afford to keep replacing the tyres,” one resident said.

Dublin residents terrorised by joyriding and cars set on fire outside their homes
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

Dublin residents terrorised by joyriding and cars set on fire outside their homes

Dec 14th 2017, 10:45 PM 40,973 Views 78 Comments

Tommy Broughan told the Minister for Justice that it has been “hugely distressing” for people in his constituency.

'Really busy, all day and all night' - Fire crews just had one of their busiest Halloweens in years
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Really busy, all day and all night' - Fire crews just had one of their busiest Halloweens in years

Nov 1st 2017, 8:15 AM 19,876 Views 20 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade dealt with 1,100 calls.

Poll: Do you agree with the use of 'mosquito alarms' to deter anti-social behaviour?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you agree with the use of 'mosquito alarms' to deter anti-social behaviour?

Oct 7th 2017, 10:00 AM 31,857 Views 115 Comments

One is being used on Dublin’s O’Connell Street.

See anti-social behaviour on the Luas? New service offers a 'simple, discreet way' to report it
# Text It In
# Text It In

See anti-social behaviour on the Luas? New service offers a 'simple, discreet way' to report it

Oct 3rd 2017, 11:00 AM 22,607 Views 66 Comments

Operator Transdev has created a new text service for people to report instances of anti-social behaviour.

'It could have tragic consequences': Teenagers have been spotted 'train surfing' on the Dart
# Scutting
# Scutting

'It could have tragic consequences': Teenagers have been spotted 'train surfing' on the Dart

Sep 5th 2017, 5:27 PM 21,899 Views 29 Comments

Two teenagers were photographed standing between two carriages on a moving Dart at the Killester station.

Vandalism in south Dublin continues despite €20,000 investment in CCTV system
# Balgaddy
# Balgaddy

Vandalism in south Dublin continues despite €20,000 investment in CCTV system

Sep 3rd 2017, 6:30 AM 43,337 Views 48 Comments

The council recently spent €20,000 on the security set-up.

'We could have been killed': Locals worried about number of fires being set in north Dublin suburb
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

'We could have been killed': Locals worried about number of fires being set in north Dublin suburb

Aug 31st 2017, 12:05 AM 37,355 Views 18 Comments

The most recent fire was in a wheelie bin outside a woman’s house – it caused extensive damage to her windows and the exterior wall.

Car crashed through fence at Dublin modular housing site, then set alight
# Cherry Orchard
# Cherry Orchard

Car crashed through fence at Dublin modular housing site, then set alight

Sep 5th 2016, 4:12 PM 27,525 Views 42 Comments

Construction on the rapid-build homes at the site is due to begin next week.

Visually-impaired man plans to move home following Kerry assault
# Tralee
# Tralee

Visually-impaired man plans to move home following Kerry assault

Apr 26th 2016, 10:47 AM 22,960 Views 29 Comments

Tim, a visually impaired busker, was assaulted by two women when he asked them to stop feeding his dog.

Donegal school to install CCTV after 'human excrement left in classroom'
# Horrible
# Horrible

Donegal school to install CCTV after 'human excrement left in classroom'

Apr 22nd 2016, 10:00 AM 21,773 Views 52 Comments

Ayr Hill National School in Ramelton has been the target of a string of anti-social behaviour incidents in recent weeks.

McDonald's hires bouncers after anti-social behaviour from schoolchildren
# Manchester
# Manchester

McDonald's hires bouncers after anti-social behaviour from schoolchildren

Mar 12th 2016, 12:29 PM 22,000 Views 26 Comments

The teenagers reportedly caused thousands of pounds worth of damage.

Poll: Do you feel safe in your local area during Halloween?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel safe in your local area during Halloween?

Nov 1st 2015, 12:27 PM 24,572 Views 57 Comments

Or is it relatively quiet?

Passengers terrified as brawl breaks out on Dublin bus
# Fight
# Fight

Passengers terrified as brawl breaks out on Dublin bus

Aug 24th 2015, 7:49 PM 95,900 Views 136 Comments

Dublin Bus said its driver, who activated the panic alarm and then exited the bus, followed proper procedures.

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