Gardaí are to spend an extra 5 million euro tackling burglaries

Gardaí are to spend an extra 5 million euro tackling burglaries. Garda Commissioner Noirín O'Sullivan Operation Thor, a national anti-crime strategy, will target around 200 offenders believed to be behind a spate of robberies around the country. The funding will be directed to allow thousands of extra patrol hours in local communities as well as covering the cost of new high powered vehicles for the armed Regional Response Unit. Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan says the operation will go a long way towards helping frightened communities. [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/47857/medium/”]