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# crime figures

Last year
# crime stats
Victims and offenders in one in seven sexual violence cases aged under 18, says CSO
In 2021, 82% of victims of sexual violence were women, with 2,357 cases being reported to Gardaí.
All time
# crime figures
Victims and offenders in 20% of sexual violence cases aged under 18 - CSO
Almost all offenders in cases of sexual violence reported in 2019 were men, Central Statistics Office data showed.
# need to know
The Evening Fix… now with added flirty (but ultimately disappointed) rhino
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# closures
Graph: Crime figures for the garda stations that are closing in 2013
This interactive graph shows the crime figures that were recorded between 2003-2011 for the 95 stations that are to close later this week.
# crime stats
Crime is falling - but kidnapping and burglaries have risen sharply
The single biggest drop came in the category of weapons and explosives offences, which fell by more than 15 per cent.
# Gardaí
Crime stats shouldn't be 'stick to beat gardaí with', says TD
Niall Collins TD is urging Minister Alan Shatter not to close more garda stations.
# crime figures
Over half-a-million breath tests carried out by Gardaí in 2011
An Garda Síochána’s annual report reveals that 0.2 per cent of drivers tested positive for alcohol or refused to take a test.