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#reoffenders

# reoffenders - Friday 25 June, 2021

Almost half of criminals released from prison re-offended within a year, new figures show
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# CSO

Almost half of criminals released from prison re-offended within a year, new figures show

Jun 25th 2021, 1:51 PM 14,036 Views 46 Comments

The number of offenders who go on to reoffend dropped from 54% in 2011 to 48% in 2018.

# reoffenders - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Out  of prison and then back in: This unique US programme aims to break the cycle
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# Reoffenders

Out of prison and then back in: This unique US programme aims to break the cycle

Mar 19th 2017, 12:30 PM 11,779 Views 18 Comments

Participants are assigned to work crews and can only advance to more sophisticated job training if they go 60 days without an absence.

# reoffenders - Thursday 14 July, 2016

People out on bail committed over 250,000 crimes in the past 10 years
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# Reoffenders

People out on bail committed over 250,000 crimes in the past 10 years

Jul 14th 2016, 6:05 AM 12,008 Views 77 Comments

CSO figures show that almost 26,000 crimes were committed by people out on bail last year alone.

# reoffenders - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Most criminals reoffend. So, what's the answer? Locking them up and throwing away the key?
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# Column

Most criminals reoffend. So, what's the answer? Locking them up and throwing away the key?

Dec 19th 2015, 8:00 AM 984 Views 89 Comments

For repeat offenders of any crime, after a certain point there is perhaps very little we can do as a society to help them, but other countries are shaking things up, writes Aaron McKenna.

# reoffenders - Monday 30 November, 2015

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

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

Nov 30th 2015, 11:30 AM 24,153 Views 86 Comments

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

# reoffenders - Friday 14 December, 2012

Number of people caught drink driving drops by half in five years
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# Road Safety

Number of people caught drink driving drops by half in five years

Dec 14th 2012, 6:45 AM 4,002 Views 24 Comments

Males aged 23-32 were the main group arrested for drink driving, and gardaí also noticed an increase in people detected driving ‘the morning after’.