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# repeat offenders
Vandals destroy Messi statue for the second time this year
The Barcelona forward’s legs were cut off.
# revealed
Ireland's dirtiest restaurants and takeaways: Here's where they are
Some counties have a far worse record than others.
# repeat offenders
People on bail suspected of committing 19,000 crimes last year
This was a sharp decrease in the amount of crimes said to have been committed by these suspects last year.
# repeat offenders
Nearly half of released prisoners reoffend within three years
Study finds most prisoners are convicted of new offences within months of their release.
# crackdown
Here's how repeat offenders causing 'havoc' are going to be tackled
Gardaí, the Irish Prison Service, and the Probation Service are joining forces on the initiative.
# Burglaries
New DNA database will 'close the net' on serial offenders
It’s hoped the system will help find missing people and deal with an increase in burglaries.
# crackdown
Frances Fitzgerald is getting tough on career criminals
75 per cent of burglaries are committed by 25 per cent of burglars.
# repeat offenders
Here's how many crimes were committed by people on bail last year
Figures show some 10,600 crimes were committed last year by offenders on bail.