115. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of Garda operations targeting suspected drug dealing in an area (details supplied) in the past two years in tabular form; the areas in which they were carried out; the number of arrests and prosecutions in the area during the same period; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7577/19]


Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Charles Flanagan): I have requested a report from the Garda authorities in relation to the information sought and I will revert to the Deputy when the information is to hand.