11 Jan 2013
IFA SEEK MEETING WITH JUSTICE MINISTER ALAN SHATTER TO DISCUSS RURAL SECURITYCountryside
IFA President John Bryan has sought a meeting with the Minister for Justice Alan Shatter T.D. following the latest spate of attacks on rural dwellers in their homes.
John Bryan said, “The recent attacks in Donegal, Galway and other parts of the country are further proof of the growing incidence of aggressive burglaries in rural areas”.
He said, “Minister Shatter and An Garda Siochana have to react proactively to the concerns of rural Ireland, and the IFA is prepared to play its part with its members in working to ensure that an effective rural crime prevention strategy that includes all stakeholders is implemented”.