Canning calls for harsher sentences to send a clear message to criminals

first_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Twitter Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Canning calls for harsher sentences to send a clear message to criminals WhatsApp Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Twitter Google+center_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Previous articleMac Lochlainn urged not to prejudge Shatter ahead of Oversight Committee hearingNext articleSignificant drop in Letterkenny air pollution since introduction of smoky coal ban News Highland By News Highland – February 17, 2014 Cllr Paul CanningA Donegal Councillor says it’s important that the courts send a clear message to criminals that terrorising local communities will not be tolerated.Cllr Paul Canning says a recent case in which a sentence was appealed actually saw the judge decide to increase it, and that was an important message to send out.Cllr Canning is calling for harsher sentences, and an end to the perception of the courts being a soft touch. He says all involved, including barristers, must ensure that while everyone’s right to due process and a fair trial is upheld, the victims of crime are not forgotten………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/paulccourts.mp3[/podcast] News Pinterest Pinterest Facebook PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal last_img read more

LGH manager admits second breast surgeon is not a realistic option

first_imgHomepage BannerNews LGH manager admits second breast surgeon is not a realistic option By News Highland – March 2, 2015 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal The Manager of Letterkenny General Hospital says he believes the agreement reached on Friday last regarding the way forward for breast cancer services is the right one.Speaking on today’s Shaun Doherty Show, Sean Murphy says the appointment of another General Surgeon at the hospital will allow services continue and provide Consultant Breast Surgeon Michael Sugrue with the support and back up that he needs.Mr Murphy says while he and Mr Sugrue both favoured the appointment of a second breast surgeon, it’s now clear this is not a realistic option……….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/smurf1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articlePlanning permissions down in Donegal but house commencements are upNext articleFianna Fail’s Health Spokesperson to visit Donegal News Highland WhatsApp Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic center_img Google+ Pinterest Pinterest Google+ Twitter Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more