Have you been assaulted or witnessed a street attack in Ireland?

As street violence reaches record high, we want to hear your stories

Gardaí are deploying extra staff to assault hot spots around the country

Gardaí are deploying extra staff to assault hot spots around the country

 

Gardaí are deploying extra staff to assault hot spots around the country amid concerns over an emerging street attack culture.

An Irish Times report recently revealed the number of assaults in public places has reached a record high in recent months, and assaults causing harm are also now at unprecedented levels.

Street violence - tell us your story

An internal Garda analysis unit has identified “assault hot spots” in cities and towns across the State. Have you ever been assaulted, or witnessed an assault, in a public place in Ireland?

We would like to hear your story. Please share your experience by using the form here. (If you are reading this in the Irish Times app, you can access the form here).