Manorhamilton Gardaí investigating public order incident

Gardaí in Manorhamilton are investigating a public order incident which occurred in Manorhamilton town at approximately 9 p.m. on Thursday last.


Three individuals, two male and one female, were arrested in connection with this matter.


All have since been released without charge, and a file is being prepared to the Director of Public Prosecution.


It’s also been confirmed today that 790 people were arrested for ‘driving while intoxicated’ during the Christmas and New Year road safety campaign which was operated by Gardai.


Between the 4th of December and 5th January, there were 10 deaths on the roads, compared with 16 for the same time last year.


During the one month period, there were almost 15 thousand speed detections, over 1000 fixed charge notices issued for using phones at the wheel and over 300 issued for seatbelts.