Burglaries down 93% in this area of Kilkenny

The issue came up at last month's Joint Policing Committee

Darren Hassett

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Burglaries down in Castlecomer

Kilkenny Garda Station's Superintendent Derek Hughes said at last month’s Joint Policing Committee meeting that in Castlecomer, there were 14 burglaries in Quarter 1 of 2017 compared to just one in the first three months of this year.

Supt Hughes added: “That’s a 93% reduction.”

Members praised Gardaí for their efforts in tackling crime throughout the past year.