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Written Answers. - Violence Against Women.

Tuesday, 8 October 1996

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 469 No. 5

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 175. Mr. Callely Information on Ivor Callely Zoom on Ivor Callely  asked the Minister for Justice Information on Nora Owen Zoom on Nora Owen  her views on whether violence against women should be compiled separately under the Garda crime statistics; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17629/96]

Minister for Justice (Mrs. Owen): Information on Nora Owen Zoom on Nora Owen I am informed by the Garda authorities that information in relation to domestic violence is published in the Garda Commissioner's annual report on crime, copies of which are available in the Oireachtas Library. The question of improving the system to provide specific crime information in the format suggested by the Deputy will be considered in the light of the development of the Garda information technology strategy which is currently taking place.

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