Fr. Niall Molloy’s murder not included in 1985 Garda statistics

As you can see here there were no Murders recorded in the Laois/Offaly Division of the Garda Síochána for the year 1985

 

 

Source : REPORT ON CRIME 1985

https://www.garda.ie/en/About-Us/Publications/Annual%20Reports/An-Garda-Siochana-Annual-Reports/1985-Commissioner-s-Report.pdf

 

The  Garda Serious Crime Review Team in their report to the Minister refer to the killing of Fr. Niall Molloy as “Murder”