Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Department of Justice, Equality and Defence
Seán Kenny (Dublin North East, Labour)
Question 531: To ask the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of Garda checkpoints that were carried out in the Dublin region on the 31 December 2011 and 1 January 2012; the number of persons arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated; the number of successful convictions secured to date; if he will provide same for each of the past four years; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [8219/12]
Alan Shatter (Minister, Department of Justice, Equality and Defence; Dublin South, Fine Gael)
In the time available it has not been possible for the Garda authorities to supply the information requested by the Deputy. I will be in contact with the Deputy when the information is to hand.