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TD calls for mandatory sentencing for assaults on members of the emergency services

Dec 30, 2021 14:12 By Shannonside News
TD calls for mandatory sentencing for assaults on members of the emergency services TD calls for mandatory sentencing for assaults on members of the emergency services
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A Fine Gael TD is calling for mandatory sentencing for assaults on members of the emergency services.

There's been an increase in attacks on Gardaí and HSE staff in 2021.

A six-month mandatory sentence is being suggested for those that carry out an assault.

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Dublin Rathdown TD Neale Richmond says stricter penalties have to be handed down.

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