596 domestic abuse incidents reported to Gardai in Donegal in 2021

An average of one domestic abuse incident has been reported to the gardai every 15 minutes this year.

The force had dealt with 24,686 cases by September 9th.

596 incidents have been reported to Gardai in Donegal.

Noeline Blackwell, from Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, says the level of abuse is very concerning: