Wednesday, 28 September 2016
Department of Justice and Equality
109. To ask the Minister for Justice and Equality the total number of Gardaí injured in the course of their duty in the past ten years; the number who lost their lives in the same period; the extent to which the perpetrators were brought to justice; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [27751/16]
I have been advised by the Garda Commissioner that the total number of Gardaí who have reported injury in the course of their duty in the past ten years and the number who lost their lives in the same period is set on the table below. I have asked the Garda Commissioner for information relating to the specific information requested by the Deputy in relation to prosecutions and I will inform the Deputy when this is to hand.
|Year||Number of Garda injured on duty||Number of Fatalities||Total|
|2016 (to 25/9/16)||408||0||408|