Donegal TD claims drug offences are ‘spiralling out of control’

A Donegal Fianna Fail TD is claiming drug offences in the county are ‘spiralling out of control.’

Fianna Fail Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher says the increase in drug offences in the county is ‘truly shocking.’

He says drastic intervention is needed, otherwise the scourge of drugs will waste the lives of the younger generation.

But he says recent CSO figures show an increase in crime rates in a variety of areas: