# agsi - Yesterday’s News
We spoke to interior designer Carole Roberts who gave us her top tips.
# agsi - Sunday 7 August, 2016
The word ‘strike’ has been bandied about recently as gardaí demand pay restoration – could they actually do it?
# agsi - Friday 10 June, 2016
The AGSI says members won’t engage with any other productivity measures until their pay issues are addressed.
# agsi - Sunday 29 May, 2016
2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.
# agsi - Tuesday 17 May, 2016
Gardaí protesting today told us how austerity pay cuts affected them and their families.
The new government will be greeted by some very dissatisfied public servants on their first day in the Dáil.
# agsi - Monday 16 May, 2016
New president of the AGSI Antoinette Cunningham has said that action has come from “sheer frustration”.
# agsi - Tuesday 10 May, 2016
They will not march in uniform, as originally proposed, but anyone taking part has been asked to wear something blue.
# agsi - Wednesday 13 April, 2016
Sergeants and inspectors passed a motion calling on a review of the force’s capabilities and for more information to be given to them about threats.
Some gardaí still suffer the physical and psychological effects of assaults decades after.
# agsi - Tuesday 12 April, 2016
The video was played at a garda conference to show how useful the cameras could be for evidence.
The body representing middle-ranking gardaí has said no other public sector workers face these kinds of threats on a daily basis.
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has also revealed the results of a survey which found 93% support a work-to-rule.
# agsi - Monday 11 April, 2016
The association representing middle-ranking gardaí said members want their boss to stand up for them.
The annual conference for the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors opens later today – and they have a lot to get off their chests.
# agsi - Monday 18 January, 2016
As it stands gardaí do not receive specialist counselling services which are available to other emergency services.
# agsi - Thursday 14 January, 2016
The AGSI says the force is being silenced.
# agsi - Thursday 17 December, 2015
The survey by the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has found that Garda morale is running “dangerously low” at present.
# agsi - Friday 16 October, 2015
The AGSI said their members were “dissatisfied” with the Lansdowne Road agreement.
# agsi - Thursday 10 September, 2015
And will they go to rural areas?
# agsi - Friday 5 June, 2015
General Secretary of the AGSI, John Redmond, has also spoken positively of a meeting the group had with the Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald.
# agsi - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
The family of Sgt Michael Galvin are said to be traumatised and angry at how GSOC carried out its investigation.
# agsi - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald made the announcement this morning at the annual conference of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI).
# agsi - Thursday 25 December, 2014
Not everyone has the day off and many gardaí will spend today away from their families.
# 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.
# 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.