221. Deputy Catherine Martin asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if instances of animal cruelty are placed on the Garda PULSE system; if not, his plans for the inclusion of same; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [17379/19]


Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Charles Flanagan): I am informed by the Garda authorities that incidents of this nature are captured on the PULSE System. The specific details of the offences alleged are then specified in the incident narrative of each PULSE entry.