Dáil Éireann - Volume 474 - 30 January, 1997

Written Answers. - Garda Deployment.

84. Mr. Gregory asked the Minister for Justice the number of Gardaí in the local drug unit in the Cabra station, Dublin 7; and the number of special branch Gardaí located in Cabra Garda station, Dublin 7. [2707/97]

Minister for Justice (Mrs. Owen): The allocation of Garda personnel is the responsibility of the Garda authorities.

They have informed me that there is one sergeant and six gardaí attached to the Cabra District Drug Unit. There are no members of the Special Detective Unit based in Cabra Garda station. This unit is based in Harbourt Square.