In an emergency you should always use the telephone numbers 999 or 112, as these will elicit an immediate response.
However, in non-emergency cases, the following telephone numbers may prove useful:
Garda Headquarters at Phoenix Park can be contacted at 01 666 0000
The phone numbers of every Garda station in the Republic of Ireland are available on pages 30-35 of the State Directory in the phone book. Alternatively, they can be located at this link: http://www.garda.ie/stations.html
This FreePhone number allows you to leave information on criminal activities confidentially on a voice recorder, so you do not speak to any person. All details given are handled in the strictest confidence.
The Garda Confidential Line Number is: 1 800 666 111
Crimestoppers is a partnership between private industry and An Garda Síochána, aimed at people who have information on crime. It guarantees anonymity and occasionally offers cash rewards for information pertaining to specific crimes. Crimestoppers is staffed by members of the Garda National Bureau of Criminal Investigation.
Crimestoppers Freefone can be contacted at: 1 800 250 025
Traffic Watch allows motorists to report incidents of aggressive driving directly to the Gardaí.
LoCall: 1 890 205 805
www.hotline.ie is a confidential service to anonymously report suspected illegal material encountered on the internet. The primary focus of the Hotline is to combat Child Pornography. The Hotline is run by the Internet Service Providers Association of Ireland (ISPAI) and supervised by the Department of Justice, Office for Internet Safety (OIS), in cooperation with An Garda Síochána.
Report suspected illegal material at: https://www.hotline.ie/makeareport.php
LoCall: 1890 610 710