Wednesday, 17 December 2008

Questions (274, 275)

Charles Flanagan

Question:

313 Deputy Charles Flanagan asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of An Garda Síochána firearms stolen, reported stolen, missing or otherwise unaccounted for in each of the years 2004 to date in 2008; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46725/08]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform)

The information requested will take time to be compiled. I will forward the answer to the Deputy in due course.

Paul Kehoe

Question:

314 Deputy Paul Kehoe asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform if, with regard to Parliamentary Questions Nos. 313 to 338 of 18 November 2008 for which answers are outstanding, he will provide the information requested; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46727/08]

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The following table sets out the information requested by the Deputy on a quarterly basis. I am advised that it would take extensive garda time and resources to compile the information on a monthly basis as requested by the Deputy. The number of motorised vehicles has increased from 40 to 53 and from 2 to 8 in respect of mountain bikes in the period referred.

Station

Type

Jan 07

Apr 07

Jul 07

Oct 07

Jan 08

Apr 08

Jul 08

Oct 08

Taghmon

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

0

1

Oylegate

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

RosslarePier

Car

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

Rosslare Strand

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Oulart

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

New Ross

Cars

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

4

Vans

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Motorcycles

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

4×4s

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mountain Bikes

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

Enniscorthy

Cars

5

5

4

4

5

4

5

5

Vans

0

0

0

0

1

1

2

1

Mountain Bikes

0

1

1

1

1

1

2

2

Ferns

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Glynn

Car

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Gorey

Cars

4

4

5

6

6

7

8

8

Vans

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

Motorcycles

0

0

0

0

1

1

2

2

4×4s

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

0

M.P.V.

0

0

1

1

1

1

1

1

Mountain Bikes

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

1

Duncannon

Car

2

2

1

1

1

1

1

1

Kilmore Quay

Car

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

Kiltealy

Car

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Courtown Harbour

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Clonroche

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Castlebridge

Car

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Carrickbyrne

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Carrick on Bannow

Car

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

Campile

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Bunclody

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Blackwater

Car

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Ballywilliam

Car

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Ballycullane

Car

1

1

1

0

0

1

1

1

Baldwinstown

Car

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Wexford

Cars

7

7

7

7

7

7

8

9

Vans

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

2

Motorcycles

1

1

1

1

2

2

1

1

4×4s

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Mountain Bikes

0

2

2

2

2

2

3

3

TOTAL

42

45

45

45

49

51

58

61