# ombudsman - Friday 21 April, 2017
An RTÉ Investigates programme broadcast last night called into question whether the man who shot Garda Golden and Siobhán Phillips was in fact a Garda informer.
# ombudsman - Monday 6 March, 2017
The HSE’s child and family services, the precursor to Tusla, also repeatedly sent details of the case to a series of incorrect addresses.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
Cases under review by the Ombudsman for Defence Forces rose 15% in 2015.
# ombudsman - Thursday 6 October, 2016
A GSOC report found that there had been no wrongdoing by gardaí in the incident.
# ombudsman - Thursday 22 September, 2016
Judge Mary Ellen Ring said they are taking up the slack for other agencies.
# ombudsman - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
# ombudsman - Wednesday 25 February, 2015
Mortgage issues continue to be the highest drivers of complaints.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 3 February, 2015
Dr Niall Muldoon has been working in child protection for 20 years.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
No one present when the incident occurred has come forward to the Ombudsman.
# ombudsman - Friday 17 October, 2014
GSOC said time taken to receive information requested from the Garda Síochána in relation to investigations has “improved significantly”.
# ombudsman - Sunday 21 September, 2014
This comes on the first anniversary of Emily O’Reilly’s time in the position.
# ombudsman - Wednesday 10 September, 2014
The Sunday Times journalist declined an invitation to cooperate with the inquiry.
# ombudsman - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
The new Gaeltacht minister isn’t fluent in Irish and the de-prioritisation of older people’s issues has been rubber-stamped; whole sections of society are being disenfranchised.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Logan has published her recommendations on the Children and Family Relationships Bill.
# ombudsman - Thursday 19 June, 2014
The Sinn Féin Leader believes that the report is incomplete.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
The PSNI said a number of recommendations aimed at improving safety have been made to cell vans.
# ombudsman - Friday 13 June, 2014
And he wants your help in investigating.
# ombudsman - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
“As you look back now, there is still an ‘outstanding anomaly’ in the words of the judge,” Simon O’Brien said this morning.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Think about your average week and how much bureaucracy you have to deal with. Now think about how difficult that is for an older person.
# ombudsman - Thursday 17 April, 2014
# ombudsman - Friday 4 April, 2014
Conradh na Gaeilge said they will be lobbying for state services to be provided both in English and Irish.
# ombudsman - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
The PSNI says it will fully support the Ombudsman’s investigation.
# ombudsman - Friday 7 March, 2014
Emily O’Reilly said that the ECB has “wasted an opportunity” to use transparency.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
The article has been described by the company at the centre of the row as “wholly inaccurate”, but Williams says he stands over it.
# ombudsman - Sunday 16 February, 2014
“We have pulled resources from every part of the company and beyond to get the lights back on as quickly as we can.”
# ombudsman - Friday 14 February, 2014
Martin Callinan made his first public comment on the bugging saga today, speaking alongside Justice Minister Alan Shatter at a garda event.
# ombudsman - Thursday 13 February, 2014
Eamon Gilmore has accused the opposition of playing politics with the bugging controversy, claiming they are using it as “another issue to have a thump at Minister Shatter about or the government about”.
# ombudsman - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
Alan Shatter said that suggestions in a transcript, read into the Dáil record last night, that he threatened anyone or authorised threatening were “absolutely outrageous”.
# ombudsman - Monday 10 February, 2014
In a statement this evening, the Garda Ombudsman added that no evidence of Garda misconduct was discovered.
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The meeting follows reports that a surveillance operation was used to hack into the police watchdog’s emails, wi-fi and phone systems.
# ombudsman - Monday 27 January, 2014
The Minister has also hit out at a “minority” of PAC members whose comments “pose the risk of bringing the work of the Committee into disrepute, undermining its role and its credibility”.
The HSE has now included ADHD in the scheme so that the cost of medication for children with the disorder is covered.
# ombudsman - Monday 2 December, 2013
Tyndall has said that, if public bodies handled complaints better, there wouldn’t be any need for his role.
# ombudsman - Thursday 21 November, 2013
Simon O’Brien added that there should be no reason for the force not to trust the watchdog.
# ombudsman - Thursday 24 October, 2013
The Ombudsman was contacted by the Minister for Justice on the issue today.
# ombudsman - Wednesday 23 October, 2013
Peter Tyndall is due to replace Emily O’Reilly in the role and spoke about his hopes for the new job.
# ombudsman - Tuesday 22 October, 2013
Everyone’s talking about the pensioners’ protest, a little girl taken from a Roma family in Dublin and the NSA spying on the French.
The money was refunded to Emily O’Reilly’s office after the fraud was discovered in September 2012.