Written Answers. - Sexual Offences.

Liz O'Donnell

Question:

8 Ms O'Donnell asked the Taoiseach the number of prosecutions which followed as a result of the total of 2,491 files received from the Garda by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions in the period from 1 January to 27 April 1995; and the percentage of prosecutions for sexual offences initiated arising out of files alleging sexual offences in the relevant period. [8657/95]

The statistics requested by the Deputy are being compiled and I will forward them to her as soon as they are available.