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# probation-service - Monday 17 June, 2019

Over 355,000 hours of community service work carried out by offenders last year
# Probation Service
# Probation Service

Over 355,000 hours of community service work carried out by offenders last year

Jun 17th 2019, 6:00 AM 5,630 Views 11 Comments

The 2018 annual report of the Probation Service is published today.

# probation-service - Monday 1 October, 2018

Suspended sentence for man who smashed up contents of girlfriend's home
# Baseball Bat
# Baseball Bat

Suspended sentence for man who smashed up contents of girlfriend's home

Oct 1st 2018, 7:04 PM 24,030 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old was found guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court of burglary and criminal damage today.

# probation-service - Monday 3 April, 2017

'When I wasn't taking a beating from my old man, I was taking a beating from my brother'
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

'When I wasn't taking a beating from my old man, I was taking a beating from my brother'

Apr 3rd 2017, 6:05 AM 22,291 Views 8 Comments

At a recent launch a young man spoke about growing up with abuse.

# probation-service - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'They made me realise that... I'm not worth nothing': The positive effects of mentoring at-risk youths
# Le Cheile
# Le Cheile

'They made me realise that... I'm not worth nothing': The positive effects of mentoring at-risk youths

Mar 30th 2017, 1:54 PM 11,385 Views 8 Comments

A new report found mentoring can significantly reduce the risk of a youth reoffending.

# probation-service - Monday 30 November, 2015

Here's how repeat offenders causing 'havoc' are going to be tackled
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Here's how repeat offenders causing 'havoc' are going to be tackled

Nov 30th 2015, 11:30 AM 24,098 Views 86 Comments

Gardaí, the Irish Prison Service, and the Probation Service are joining forces on the initiative.

# probation-service - Monday 6 October, 2014

'Sex offenders can be isolated - sometimes I'm the only person they talk to'
# Chance To Change
# Chance To Change

'Sex offenders can be isolated - sometimes I'm the only person they talk to'

Oct 6th 2014, 9:30 PM 24,461 Views 26 Comments

We spoke to a probation officer featured in tonight’s hard-hitting RTÉ documentary.

# probation-service - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Community service use increased by 40 per cent in 2011
# Community Service
# Community Service

Community service use increased by 40 per cent in 2011

Aug 16th 2012, 6:30 AM 1,906 Views 11 Comments

Minister Alan Shatter said community service reduces expenditure on prison services and requires offenders to make recompense for their crimes.