For every month in 2019, Netwatch reviews the crime rate in Ireland and crime statistics for businesses. We post monthly crime rate updates detailing where, when, and the type of attempted security breaches we encounter.

Crime statistics for January 2019

  • netwatch January crime Criminals took a break after Christmas as attempted security breaches in January on Netwatch sites were down by 9.3%.
  • Construction sites and car dealerships saw the biggest decreases in the number of attempted breaches at 15.4%.
  • 41% of attempted security breaches occurred between 6pm and 12am in January.
  • Saturday was the peak day for attempted breaches at 18.5% occurring on that day.