Thursday, 30 May 2013

Questions (193)

Thomas P. Broughan

Question:

193. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of fixed penalty notices that have been issued to motorists in each of the past four years for the offence of breaking a red light. [26295/13]

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Written answers (Question to Justice)

I am informed by the Garda authorities that the following table shows the number of fixed charge notices issued for the offence of breaking a red light for the years 2009 to 2012 and in 2013 up to 30 April. Figures provided are operational and liable to change.

The number of fixed charge notices issued for the offence of breaking a red light for the years 2009 to 2012 and in 2013 up to 30 April

Year

Fixed Charge Notices

2013 (up to 30 April)

1,264

2012

5,516

2011

6,236

2010

7,416

2009

8,667