Advertisement

Foreign nationals and non-whites get longer jail terms for sex and drug offences

Foreign nationals and people from non-white ethnic backgrounds are receiving significantly longer...

Share this article

13.57 27 Apr 2022


Foreign nationals and non-whites get longer jail terms for sex and drug offences


Listen to this episode


Share this article

13.57 27 Apr 2022


Foreign nationals and people from non-white ethnic backgrounds are receiving significantly longer prison sentences than their white Irish peers for sexual offences and drug offences, according to new research from the Irish Penal Reform Trust. In response to these findings, Ciara spoke to Teresa Buczkowska, Integration Manager with the Immigrant Council of Ireland.

Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify.

    

Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App.

  

You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.


Read more about

#newstalkbreakfast #newstalkbreakfast #ntbk #newstalkfm Court Cases Foreign Nationals Longer Jail Sentences Non White Enthnic Backgrounds

Related Episodes

Tuesday Travel: County Mayo

00:18:10

Tuesday Travel: County Mayo

The Hard Shoulder Highlights

00:18:10


Declan Bogue: No Glen/Crokes r...

00:19:18

Declan Bogue: No Glen/Crokes replay likely, no cup in a taxi and no satisfactory solution

OTB GAA

00:19:18


Aontú representative 'embarras...

00:10:26

Aontú representative 'embarrassed' by St Patrick's Festival launch

The Hard Shoulder Highlights

00:10:26


Common Ground: Is socialism a...

00:13:25

Common Ground: Is socialism a force for good?

The Hard Shoulder Highlights

00:13:25