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# on-the-streets - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Gardaí to recruit 800 new officers with €60 million funding increase

Funding of €95 million will be made available for overtime pay.

# on-the-streets - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Homeless organisation came across three overdoses on Dublin streets last night

Activists fear there may be a bad batch of drugs on the streets right now.

# on-the-streets - Friday 13 January, 2017

What's being done to help people sleeping rough cope with this freezing cold weather?

The cold weather is an inconvenience for the majority, but for the homeless people living on the streets, it’s much more serious than that.

# on-the-streets - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge These Westmeath GAA players fed the homeless on Grafton Street last night Post-match Meal

# on-the-streets - Friday 11 November, 2016

Second night of protests in US cities against Trump victory

Protests took place in New York, Chicago, Denver, Dallas, Oakland and elsewhere.

# on-the-streets - Thursday 27 October, 2016

ASTI is "a long way away" from temporarily suspending teachers strike

Today marked the first day of strike action for teachers across the country, with over 500 schools closed.

# on-the-streets - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Enda Kenny says there's no reason why anyone should be sleeping rough this Christmas

Today is one year Jonathan Corrie died near Leinster House.

# on-the-streets - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

What do people in Dublin think of Budget 2016?

We got reaction on the streets.

# on-the-streets - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Homeless man found dead off Dublin's Dawson Street named

Dublin Simon has warned that more homeless people could die as winter sets in.

# on-the-streets - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Charity warns more homeless people could die as winter sets in

Dublin Simon says the number of rough sleepers is the highest it has ever been.

# on-the-streets - Monday 7 September, 2015

BBC quiz show star claims that he may have killed a homeless man

The gameshow regular has made the admission in a new autobiography.

# on-the-streets - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Peter McVerry says hostels are such a disgrace he's been advising people to sleep rough

He said he believes the government is looking for a cheap way out of the homeless crisis.

# on-the-streets - Saturday 16 May, 2015

'Hugely worrying' upsurge in violence among Dublin rough-sleepers

A number of attacks on charity workers have made the headlines in recent weeks. A leading campaigner says it’s ‘very tense’.

# on-the-streets - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

'Rats skittering across sodden blankets, beds of needles': Enda on meeting Dublin's homeless On The Streets This post contains videos

'Rats skittering across sodden blankets, beds of needles': Enda on meeting Dublin's homeless

The Taoiseach has told the Dáil about his experience of meeting homeless people last week.

# on-the-streets - Thursday 27 November, 2014

"Alarming": 358% increase in rough sleeping over two years in Cork

Cork Simon says immediate action is needed to deal with the issue.

# on-the-streets - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Charity says 100 children became homeless in Dublin last month

Over 400 families have lost their homes in the county in the first ten months of this year.

# on-the-streets - Saturday 16 August, 2014

There has been a 94% drop in child begging cases being reported in Dublin since 1999

The ISPCC want you to report to it if you see a child begging.

# on-the-streets - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

As Kiev barricades burn, the EU mulls sanctions against Ukraine

At the Winter Olympics in Sochi, shocked Ukrainian athletes were stopped from wearing black armbands to mourn the dead.