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#Penalty Points

From TheJournal.ie County breakdown of 529,733 penalty points on driving licences FOI

County breakdown of 529,733 penalty points on driving licences

The highest number of points were in Dublin, with 108,104.

From TheJournal.ie Ross says no 'heated' row over speeding proposals, but some FG ministers have issues with severity of penalty points Fines

Ross says no 'heated' row over speeding proposals, but some FG ministers have issues with severity of penalty points

The general scheme of the Bill was approved this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Details revealed of how drivers face higher fines and penalty points the more they break the speed limit Speeding

Details revealed of how drivers face higher fines and penalty points the more they break the speed limit

A graduated penalty system for speeding will be introduced where the speed limit is exceeded by 30kph.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should drivers who can't produce their licence after being pulled over face fines? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should drivers who can't produce their licence after being pulled over face fines?

Minister for Transport Shane Ross is proposing drivers should be fined in such instances.

From TheJournal.ie Two 'clamp fairies' arrested for removing clamps from cars in Dublin Penalty Points

Two 'clamp fairies' arrested for removing clamps from cars in Dublin

Gardaí issued fixed charge penalty notices to the owners of vehicles parked on the same footpath.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points Pay Up

Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points

Motorists continue to park on cycle lane because they face no consequences for doing so, said the party.

From TheJournal.ie Driver caught doing 156kph in 80kph zone Penalty Points

Driver caught doing 156kph in 80kph zone

The motorist was caught by gardaí in Dublin today.

From TheJournal.ie The more you break the speed limit the more you'll be punished under new law Penalty Points

The more you break the speed limit the more you'll be punished under new law

Transport Minister Shane Ross said he hopes to have a general scheme for the legislation ready by Christmas.

From TheJournal.ie Retired garda says it would've been 'out of character' for Callinan to say such nasty things about McCabe Disclosures Tribunal

Retired garda says it would've been 'out of character' for Callinan to say such nasty things about McCabe

A retired assistant commissioner, and a superintendent in the communications section, gave evidence at Dublin Castle this morning.

From TheJournal.ie A driver got penalty points over incorrect tyre pressure for the first time Penalty Points

A driver got penalty points over incorrect tyre pressure for the first time

Two points and an €80 fine for one motorist last year.

From TheJournal.ie County breakdown of 582,738 penalty points on driving licences Irish Roads

County breakdown of 582,738 penalty points on driving licences

The majority of drivers had three penalty points (400,502), while 59,404 had six points and 42,700 had two.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí thank whistleblower Maurice McCabe for bringing the penalty points scandal to light Vindicated

Gardaí thank whistleblower Maurice McCabe for bringing the penalty points scandal to light

Gsoc today released a damning report showing the cancellation of around 75,000 fixed charge notices.

From TheJournal.ie Micheal Healy Rae: 'The government should leave our young drivers alone' Column

Micheal Healy Rae: 'The government should leave our young drivers alone'

I think it would be more in the government’s line to catch criminals who are breaking into elderly people’s homes and jail them, writes Michael Healy Rae.

From TheJournal.ie Judge says Fianna Fáil councillor 'wriggled like a worm at the end of a hook' and told 'a pack of lies' Fixed Charge Notice

Judge says Fianna Fáil councillor 'wriggled like a worm at the end of a hook' and told 'a pack of lies'

Alan O’Callaghan was faced with a fixed charge penalty notice prosecution.

From TheJournal.ie Penalty points for using a mobile phone while driving could be increased Going Up

Penalty points for using a mobile phone while driving could be increased

Minister for Transport Shane Ross said he was willing to raise the points.

From TheJournal.ie A third of motorists caught without seatbelts didn't pay their fine last year No Restraint

A third of motorists caught without seatbelts didn't pay their fine last year

Some of the offences related to under-17s passengers.

From TheJournal.ie Male drivers rack up penalty points twice as often as women over a decade Gender Gap

Male drivers rack up penalty points twice as often as women over a decade

Since the introduction of penalty points Ireland’s male drivers have received the lion’s share of fixed charge notices for road infractions.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Does the risk of penalty points affect your driving? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does the risk of penalty points affect your driving?

Incurring penalty points can make your insurance more expensive and even disqualify you from driving.

From TheJournal.ie Ranked - the counties where you're most likely to have received penalty points Pay The Penalty

Ranked - the counties where you're most likely to have received penalty points

Some counties with the worst road fatality records in Ireland incur the least penalty points in the country.

From The42 Dundalk boss digs at title rivals Cork City over 'manufactured' penalties Penalty Points

Dundalk boss digs at title rivals Cork City over 'manufactured' penalties

“We are not going to encourage our players to go down,” said Stephen Kenny. “We have our values.”

From TheJournal.ie 'A very high stakes game': Over 150,000 cars on the road without insurance Not Covered

'A very high stakes game': Over 150,000 cars on the road without insurance

The Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) said it was deeply concerned with the spike in numbers.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should penalty points be increased for using a phone while driving? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should penalty points be increased for using a phone while driving?

The RSA says increased penalty points have resulted in changes in the behaviour of drivers.

From TheJournal.ie Penalty points loophole to be closed by government Missed Penalties

Penalty points loophole to be closed by government

The loophole has seen roughly 7,500 cases annually thrown out of court.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí planning huge crackdown on drivers using mobile phones Penalty Points

Gardaí planning huge crackdown on drivers using mobile phones

More than 28,000 people were caught using their phone while driving last year.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should disqualified drivers be named and shamed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should disqualified drivers be named and shamed?

Or do they still deserve some privacy?

From TheJournal.ie These counties have highest number of drivers dodging penalty points by making donations Penalty Points

These counties have highest number of drivers dodging penalty points by making donations

The Department of Justice has reported that 1,526 drivers avoided penalty points by donating to the court poor box from January 2014- May 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Which star sign is most likely to attract penalty points? Written In The Stars

Which star sign is most likely to attract penalty points?

It’s Sunday and AA Ireland’s tongue is firmly in its cheek with this analysis.

From TheJournal.ie Penalty point dodgers who fail to produce a driving licence in court could face prosecution Penalty Points

Penalty point dodgers who fail to produce a driving licence in court could face prosecution

A report recently highlighted the problem of non-endorsement of driving licences with penalty points.

From TheJournal.ie Where in Ireland gets the most penalty points? Speed Cameras

Where in Ireland gets the most penalty points?

We’ll give you three guesses…

From TheJournal.ie The waiting lists for an NCT are ridiculously long at the moment... Gridlock

The waiting lists for an NCT are ridiculously long at the moment...

And it’s all because of penalty points. Hang about though, it might not all be bad news…

From TheJournal.ie Mick Wallace claims a Fine Gael TD's court summonses are being 'kept on the shelf' Fresh Claims

Mick Wallace claims a Fine Gael TD's court summonses are being 'kept on the shelf'

The independent TD made the comments in the Dáil yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Stolen NCT certs from armed holdup in 2013 still in circulation Check The Number

Stolen NCT certs from armed holdup in 2013 still in circulation

Anybody buying a second hand vehicle is being urged to check the number on the NCT disk.

From TheJournal.ie 'We want to make sure that the public can have confidence in us' Penalty Points

'We want to make sure that the public can have confidence in us'

A report found 114 penalty point cancellations required further investigation.

From TheJournal.ie 'There is no hiding place for anyone who cancelled penalty points' Speeding

'There is no hiding place for anyone who cancelled penalty points'

A new report claims points are still being unfairly cancelled.

From TheJournal.ie NCT delays are making 'an ass of the law', apparently Penalty Points

NCT delays are making 'an ass of the law', apparently

Have you had trouble getting an appointment?

From TheJournal.ie Emergency penalty points legislation to be published TOMORROW Loophole

Emergency penalty points legislation to be published TOMORROW

A technical issue could see thousands of points quashed.

From TheJournal.ie Speed cameras to be reviewed as system 'clearly isn't working' Penalty Points Quashed

Speed cameras to be reviewed as system 'clearly isn't working'

The Oireachtas Transport Committee isn’t impressed.

From TheJournal.ie Emergency legislation may be needed to close penalty points loophole Stop The Lights

Emergency legislation may be needed to close penalty points loophole

Thousands of points could be cancelled.

From TheJournal.ie Here's everything you can get penalty points for from today Road Safety

Here's everything you can get penalty points for from today

Drivers will be applicable for points under 14 new offences, with increased penalties for a further nine.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Thursday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about jobs, Phil Hogan and protests in Hong Kong.

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