Now is not the time to ease off the pressure on the gangs as Thor starts to take effect
Published 03/08/2016 | 02:30
The burglary epidemic which gripped large swathes of the country in recent years has abated somewhat, according to CSO figures.
It seems that Operation Thor, a well-funded initiative allowing gardaí to target roving criminal gangs and implement other anti-burglary measures, has played a major part in this.
So it is disappointing that the future of the initiative is less than certain.