« BackKerry’s rural communities urged to come together to battle crime

The Crime Prevention Officer in the Kerry Garda Division is urging people in rural areas especially farmers to come together in the battle against rural crime.

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Text alert systems and initiatives such as the IFA’s Theft Stop which aims to curb the theft of farm machinery have become vital tools to deter criminals from targeting rural areas.

However, speaking on Agritime Sergeant Jim Foley said it is information from the public that is vital for Gardai in apprehending criminals: