Chief Super:Significant progress made on Donegal cross-border crime spree

Significant progress is being made in relation to robberies and burglaries in the Newtowncunningham / Cariggans areas and  Gardai are working very closely with the PSNI as part of their investigations.

That is according to Chief Superintendent Jim Sheridan who, earlier on 'The Shaun Doherty Show', stated that property has been recovered in the north and court cases should be forthcoming.

The Chief Superintendent also defended the level of policing stating that there has historically been more Gardai based in border divisions and that still remains the case.

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The case of a woman who had to give a garda a lift to her home in east Donegal after it was robbed hit the national head lines earlier this month.

Chief Superintendent Superintendent said the Garda made the right decision at the time:

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