Counterfeit Euro Investigations in Ireland

In 2011, the National Police in Ireland seized  counterfeit currency 375 times during the year. The number of counterfeit money detection was lower than the 552 incidents in 2010.

In 2009, there were 539 incidents of counterfeit money, and 527 incidents in 2008.

Source:¬† “Interceptions of counterfeit notes down almost a third in 2011,” The Journal, January 30, 2012.