# agsi - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Should politicians be allowed to say what they want in the Dáil and Seanad?
Parliamentary privilege allows TDs to make ‘unfounded, unsubstantiated or malicious allegations against any member of the public’, writes John Jacob of the AGSI.
# agsi - Saturday 17 May, 2014
Under the ruling, gardaí can be members of trade unions.
# agsi - Thursday 15 May, 2014
John Redmond of the AGSI says that GSOC should not be allowed be the confidential recipient to Garda whistleblowers.
# agsi - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
John Redmond, chair of the AGSI, said gardaí sometimes had to apologise to complainants even if they weren’t in the wrong.
# agsi - Monday 28 April, 2014
Alan Shatter won’t be there because he wasn’t invited, but we were so here are some of the issues we’ll be keeping an eye on.
# agsi - Monday 14 April, 2014
Members of the 31 AGSI branches will debate range of motions during this week’s conference.
# agsi - Friday 11 April, 2014
The minister was at last year’s meeting of garda sergeants and inspectors but has said that he cannot attend this year because it clashes with the Passover festival.
# agsi - Friday 28 March, 2014
The head of the AGSI says gardaí had no idea the recording system was in place.
# agsi - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
The head of the AGSI says it’s not acceptable that GSOC suspected a crime may have taken place and that it wasn’t reported to gardaí.
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
# agsi - Friday 19 July, 2013
The Supreme Court ruled yesterday that Noel Callan, who has been in jail for 28 years, is eligible for remission – but gardaí are angry.
# agsi - Friday 29 March, 2013
Four sergeants from Carlow-Kilkenny say they have full confidence in the Garda Commissioner, and the matter is now ‘resolved’.
Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your long weekend.
# agsi - Thursday 28 March, 2013
“The government is not disciplining anybody,” the Tánaiste says, saying Garda discipline is a matter for the Commissioner.
The four sergeants walked out of the AGSI conference on Monday. The AGSI is supporting their decision.
Good morning! Here’s what you should know this morning as you kick off your Thursday.
# agsi - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
The Garda Representative Association has said it is not inviting Minister Shatter
The body representing Garda sergeants says members who walked out of Alan Shatter’s address had a right to protest.
# agsi - Tuesday 26 March, 2013
Speaking at the AGSI’s annual conference, Martin Callinan said that gardaí are “not immune” from the cuts to public expenditure.
# agsi - Monday 25 March, 2013
Alan Shatter delivered a speech to the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors in Sligo tonight with delegates giving him a frosty reception.
Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors gathers for its annual conference in Sligo today with Justice Minister Alan Shatter due to address delegates this evening.
# agsi - Tuesday 19 February, 2013
The Junior Finance Minister said that while this was the case, government would rather not impose “some unilateral settlement”.
# agsi - Sunday 17 February, 2013
The 24/7 Frontline Alliance represents gardaí, healthcare workers, prison officers, firefighters and paramedics.
# agsi - Saturday 16 February, 2013
Most unions are returning to talks today but will the government be able to reach a deal to save €170 million through pay cuts?
# agsi - Friday 15 February, 2013
Minister Shatter had called for “rational engagement” from the AGSI on the Croke Park extension talks.
# agsi - Thursday 14 February, 2013
Martin Callinan has arranged to meet with the Garda Representative Association as it calls for solidarity against pay cuts.
# agsi - Wednesday 13 February, 2013
The GRA said concerns raised in recent meetings of garda divisions across the country will be brought before the national executive.
# agsi - Saturday 2 February, 2013
The AGSI has today welcomed comments by the Finance Minister Michael Noonan that there was “nothing categoric” in terms of the €1 billion garda payroll cuts – but says actions and not words are needed.
# agsi - Monday 28 January, 2013
The head of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors says the group was insulted by comments made by the Minister for Justice.
# agsi - Friday 25 January, 2013
The Minister for Justice says only those who take part in talks on extending Croke Park can influence them.
5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.
The AGSI said yesterday that it was dissatisfied with the proposed cuts to allowances put on the table during talks.
# agsi - Thursday 24 January, 2013
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors said the cuts to allowances that were put on the table today are unacceptable.
# agsi - Wednesday 4 April, 2012
The president of the garda sergeants’ group said questions were being asked about why no prosecutions have been brought.
# agsi - Tuesday 3 April, 2012
The Minister for Justice said there would be a “rationalisation” of stations, in addition to those already slated for closure.
# agsi - Monday 2 April, 2012
We don’t even have an actual sex offenders’ register – and change is long overdue, writes campaigner and abuse survivor Andrew Madden.
Sex offenders would have to provide photographs of themselves under the proposal from garda sergeants.
# agsi - Friday 2 September, 2011
Gardaí warn of knock-on effects of early retirements which could leave one in twelve stations without a permanent garda.