Dublin is most burgled place in the country

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The latest CSO figures show that 15,425 burglaries took place in the Dublin region in the 12 month period between Q2 2014 and Q2 2015.

Nationwide, there were 28,830 recorded burglary and related offences in the 12-month period ending in June 2015, representing an increase of 2,241 (+8.4 per cent) when compared with the corresponding period in 2014.

Comparing the same periods, aggravated burglary offences rose by 1.6 per cent to 324 offences, while recorded burglary offences increased by 8.9 per cent, from 25,619 to 27,890.

The highest increase across the Dublin region is 34.1 per cent.