1436. Deputy Cian O'Callaghan asked the Minister for Justice further to Parliamentary Question No. 741 of 24 February 2021, the number of incidents reported to An Garda Síochána; the number of arrests made relating to knife crime during the same ten-year period in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19493/21]


Minister for Justice (Deputy Helen McEntee): I have requested the information sought by the Deputy from the Garda authorities, however, this has not been provided in time. I will write to the Deputy once the requested report is to hand.