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Dublin: 10 °C Thursday 17 April, 2014


# garda - Yesterday’s News

Thursday is now the most popular weekday to commit a crime

However, most still occur during the weekend, a survey has revealed.

Why is it difficult for Gardaí to obtain speeding convictions?

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# garda - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

63-year-old man dies in Galway house fire

His brother, who was also in the house at the time, escaped without serious injury.

# garda - Monday 14 April, 2014

More serving gardaí have made ‘serious allegations of malpractice and corruption’

Whisteblower John Wilson has also called for GSOC to be completely reformed.

# garda - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Man dies in hospital after late night assault on Thursday

A post mortem is due to be carried out tomorrow morning.

15-year-old stabbed in broad daylight in Naas

He is understood to be recovering well following the incident.

# garda - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Two charged following armed post office robbery in Wicklow

They were arrested a short time after the robbery yesterday by gardaí.

# garda - Friday 11 April, 2014

Otherwise engaged: Alan Shatter has decided not to attend this year’s AGSI conference

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.

# garda - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

GardaGate inquiry will look at Du Plantier case and Callinan’s ‘retirement’

The inquiry will look into the recording of calls at garda stations over a number of years.

Two arrested after man injured during disturbance at Sligo house

The incident occurred early this morning in Sligo and witnesses are being sought.

# garda - Monday 7 April, 2014

Terms for inquiry into GardaGate ‘to be decided on tomorrow’

Paschal Donohoe said he expects the inquiry will look at issues such as why Martin Callinan resigned.

# garda - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Three arrested over €1 million cannabis, cocaine and heroin hauls

One man has already been charged and the other two are remain in garda custody today.

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Poll: Do you have confidence in An Garda Síochána?

Three quarters of the Irish public think its reputation has been damaged by recent controversies – do you have confidence in the force?

# garda - Friday 4 April, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s been talking about revelations at the Ian Bailey case, what the new Commissioner had to say… and Brucie quitting.

# garda - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Column: Pride, arrogance and the impotence of political leadership in GardaGate

This is the arrogant nature of permanent government. It gets too used to running the show and always being right, writes Aaron McKenna.

Record. Stop. Eject: Who knew what, when about the Garda tapes?

Like Leo Varadkar, we have difficulty getting our heads around it. But here’s what’s on the record so far…

# garda - Friday 28 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s been talking about those shocking ambulance service revelations, what gardaí knew about phonecall taping… And John Waters moving on.

Can you help? This 15-year-old from Cobh has been missing for over 48 hours

Jordan McLoughlin was last seen at around 10pm on Wednesday.

GSOC unsure if it can investigate claims a judge put pressure on whistleblower

GSOC said it is examining whether they can investigate the accusations under their remit.

Armed gardaí nab five men in nationwide burglary crackdown

Detective units had been alerted to two robberies in Leitrim, prompting a co-ordinated search of the area.

# garda - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

From the Taoiseach to the Archbishop, everyone’s been talking about the fallout from GardaGate (but there’s been plenty else happening too)…

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Man arrested outside Leinster House after scuffle with gardaí over Alan Shatter

The man was restrained by gardaí after he allegedly became violent towards a female garda.

# garda - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Here’s what whistleblower John Wilson thinks of Alan Shatter’s apology

He says he’s glad the Minister corrected the record of the Dáil — and he’s calling for his former colleague Maurice McCabe to be allowed access to PULSE again.

Garda in hospital after being assaulted on duty

The attack happened last night in Kimmage in Dublin.

Profile: The rise and fall of Martin Callinan

It’s been less than 24 hours since Martin Callinan stepped down as Garda Commissioner.

# garda - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

The Garda Commissioner resigned unexpectedly, an inquiry into taped garda phonecalls was ordered… and the Dáil paid tribute, following the death of Nicky McFadden TD.

Here’s what Alan Shatter has to say about Martin Callinan

The Minister for Justice paid tribute to Martin Callinan, who stepped down from An Garda Siochána today.

Profile: Who is the new Acting Commissioner of An Garda Síochána?

Meet Noirín O’Sullivan, the first female head of An Garda Síochána.

Callinan the name on everyone’s lips as Cabinet meets

Martin Callinan is under fire for a remark he made about Garda whistleblowers.

# garda - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Over 50 divers took part in the search on Lough Ree today

34 divers from Athlone Sub Aqua Club took part in the search, along with other groups from elsewhere in the country and garda divers.

Minister: Garda whistleblowers should have their reputations reinstated

Fergus O’Dowd said he stood over his comments that “the whistleblowers did a fantastic job”.

# garda - Friday 21 March, 2014

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to late night single-vehicle crash

The driver was seriously injured in the incident.

Garda whistleblowers’ use of PULSE system criticised by Data Commissioner

The Garda Commissioner has said he shares the concerns “and I have expressed my disquiet about this publically on several occasions”.

# garda - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Gardaí arrest two youths over St Patrick’s Day assault seen in viral video

The 16 and 17-year-old were arrested earlier this evening in Dublin 2.

Varadkar says Callinan should withdraw ‘disgusting’ remarks – but gardaí say he won’t

Leo Varadkar has said that Martin Callinan should withdraw remarks that the actions of two garda whistleblowers were “disgusting”.

# garda - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Garda voices on the whistleblower controversy: ‘Morale in the force is in the toilet’

We asked members of the gardaí what impact the whistleblower controversy has had on the force.

# garda - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Over 8,400 drivers caught not putting seatbelts on children

And an another terrible statistic from the RSA reveals that one in five people killed on our roads last year were not wearing their seatbelts.

# garda - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everybody’s talking about the penalty points report, the airport strikes being called off and Rehab releasing more information.

‘Do the honourable thing’: Shatter told to apologise to Maurice McCabe

Micheál Martin said today’s Garda Inspectorate report into penalty points ‘vindicated’ whistleblowers.

# garda - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Elderly man dies in hospital after Dundalk pub assault

The man had sustained serious head injuries in the assault and was in critical condition at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda until earlier today.

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