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Vandals destroy Messi statue for the second time this year
The Barcelona forward’s legs were cut off.
Ireland's dirtiest restaurants and takeaways: Here's where they are
Some counties have a far worse record than others.
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.
Nearly half of released prisoners reoffend within three years
Study finds most prisoners are convicted of new offences within months of their release.
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.
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.
Frances Fitzgerald is getting tough on career criminals
75 per cent of burglaries are committed by 25 per cent of burglars.
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.