Over four-hundred drink driving disqualifications handed down in Donegal in 2009

first_img By News Highland – September 7, 2010 Facebook News Google+ Pinterest 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Twitter Previous articleGAA – Killybegs Reach Senior County FinalNext articleRisk of flooding in Donegal after persistent heavy rain News Highland center_img 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp Over four-hundred disqualifications  for drink driving offences were handed down in Donegal last year.Figures released by the Courts Service show that 403 disqualifications were ordered in Donegals main court district in 2009 which includes the sittings at Letterkenny, Buncrana, Dungloe and Glenties and covers most of the county.Twenty-four prison sentences or partially suspended jail terms were handed out at the countys main court district for drink driving.Three imprisonments were suspended while two drivers were served with community service orders.A total of 379 fines were issued.Forty-seven prosecutions for drink-driving were dismissed while 60 were struck out and twenty-two were taken into consideration with other offences.Another 262 disqualifications for drink-driving were handed out in the neighbouring district which included court sittings in Donegal Town and Ballyshannon but also courts in Sligo and Leitrim Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Pinterest Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Over four-hundred drink driving disqualifications handed down in Donegal in 2009 Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more