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Call For Sniffer Dogs In Pubs To Tackle Increasing Drug Use

Crime is a main issue for the Longford/Westmeath election candidate.

A Longford/Westmeath independent election candidate wants to see sniffer dogs in pubs to help tackle increasing drug use. 

It's one of a number of ideas Donal Jackson is suggesting as crime deterrents, including creating a combination force of An Garda Síochána and the army to boost flexibility. 

The Athlone man - who was also candidate in 2016 -- is making crime, housing and health his main priorities.

Mr. Jackson says a more diverse method of policing is essential in fighting crime:

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