IFA Rural Crime Prevention Executive Colin Connolly said he has been made aware of an increase in quad bike thefts in the last few days, in particular in the greater Limerick area. He is urging farmers to be on alert and to ensure they take steps to secure their quads, lawnmowers and other valuables.
08 09 2015
INCREASED PRISON SENTENCES FOR BURGLARS MUST BE FOLLOWED BY GREATER POLICING PRESENCE IN RURAL IRELAND – IFACountryside, Environment & Rural Affairs, Rural Security
IFA Deputy President and Countryside Chairman Tim O’Leary has welcomed the publication of new legislation by Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald, which will impose longer jail terms on burglars who continue to target family homes.
18 06 2015
Speaking after a meeting with the Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald, IFA President Eddie Downey said he welcomed the Minister’s commitment to look more closely at the proposal to provide greater certainty to the legal status of pre-nuptial agreements.