Editorial: Life of crime is squalid
Steve Collins, the father of murdered Roy Collins, fears that popular RTE drama Love/Hate in some way glamorises gangsters' lives.
He says the choice of good-looking actors and the depiction of gangsters as people who drive around in flash cars could influence young people.
A day in the courts or a visit to the areas in which these people live should disabuse anyone of that notion. The life of a criminal is frequently grubby, squalid -- and short.