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Geographic breakdown shows severity of knife seizures – Richmond
A Fine Gael TD has called for dedicated, local approaches to tackle the worsening scourge of knife crime. New figures released to Dublin Rathdown’s Neale Richmond, show the worrying level of knife seizures in every County.
Focus should be on engagement in Northern Ireland, not boycott – Richmond
Engagement and realism will provide the best route to solving problems caused by Brexit, not boycotts, Fine Gael TD and Spokesperson on European Affairs Neale Richmond TD has said.
Expert forum must follow Scottish model on knife crime – Richmond
A special expert group will be established to consider the scourge of knife crime in our communities, according to Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond.
Nearly 5,000 bikes stolen in Dublin shows a new approach is needed – Richmond
Proactive public safety measures are the only way to tackle bike thefts in Dublin with a marked rise in people cycling over the past year, according to Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond.
999 knives seized this year – Richmond
Following another tragic death through knife crime, new information released to a Fine Gael TD on the number of knives seized this year has shown the true extent of shocking knife crime in Ireland.
Brexit is the problem – not the Protocol – Richmond
The UK Government is fooling no one with their attempted Brexit backtrack, Fine Gael spokesperson on European Affairs, Neale Richmond TD has said.
Scottish approach to tackling knife crime must be accelerated – Richmond
Plans to follow the Scottish model to tackle knife crime must be accelerated a Fine Gael TD has said.
Richmond hails EU solidarity in action
EU solidarity in action is how one Fine Gael TD has described the allocation of over €1 billion to Ireland through the Brexit Adjustment Reserve.
Immediate resumption of North South Ministerial Council is vital – Richmond
Ahead of the Taoiseach’s meeting with the new leader of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), Edwin Poots, a Fine Gael TD has demanded the institutions of the Good Friday Agreement be fully restored.
No income tax increase is key Fine Gael commitment – Richmond
There will be no income tax increase in the State’s economic recovery from Covid-19, Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond has said.