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# agsi - Wednesday 2 June, 2021

Industrial relations stand-off looms as representative bodies question mandatory drug testing
# Garda Drug Testing
# Garda Drug Testing

Industrial relations stand-off looms as representative bodies question mandatory drug testing

Jun 2nd 2021, 4:02 PM 15,342 Views 46 Comments

The drug testing regime was launched yesterday and is ‘mandatory’ for all garda members.

# agsi - Sunday 28 February, 2021

AGSI says no guidance given to frontline Gardaí over checks on mandatory quarantine
# House Checks
# House Checks

AGSI says no guidance given to frontline Gardaí over checks on mandatory quarantine

Feb 28th 2021, 2:29 PM 16,776 Views 12 Comments

Antoinette Cunningham said her organisation has had no operational guidance, instructions or details on this matter.

# agsi - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

AGSI boss surprised to hear about Garda role in hotel quarantine - as Cabinet yet to sign off on Bill
# Enforcement
# Enforcement

AGSI boss surprised to hear about Garda role in hotel quarantine - as Cabinet yet to sign off on Bill

Feb 17th 2021, 2:07 PM 15,453 Views 13 Comments

The Cabinet is yet to sign off on mandatory hotel quarantine for some travellers arriving in Ireland.

# agsi - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Garda group raises concerns over 'practicality' of issuing on-the-spot fines for breaches of Covid-19 rules
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Garda group raises concerns over 'practicality' of issuing on-the-spot fines for breaches of Covid-19 rules

Oct 20th 2020, 9:42 PM 50,478 Views 99 Comments

It is understood fines of €1,000 will be issued to those who organise house parties during the Level 5 restrictions.

# agsi - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Tánaiste stands over NPHET criticisms while Taoiseach's spokesperson says Varadkar is 'entitled to his opinion'
# Nphet
# Nphet

Tánaiste stands over NPHET criticisms while Taoiseach's spokesperson says Varadkar is 'entitled to his opinion'

Updated Oct 6th 2020, 5:00 PM 40,160 Views 88 Comments

NPHET had recommended the entire country move to Level 5, but this advice was rejected by the government.

# agsi - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Any plans to give gardaí powers to tackle house parties during pandemic 'fraught with difficulties'
# Agsi
# Agsi

Any plans to give gardaí powers to tackle house parties during pandemic 'fraught with difficulties'

Aug 30th 2020, 3:55 PM 32,581 Views 65 Comments

The Government this week u-turned on its plans to afford gardaí extra powers to police house parties.

# agsi - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Number of garda inspectors to be increased to 500
# Policing
# Policing

Number of garda inspectors to be increased to 500

Jul 29th 2020, 2:33 PM 19,051 Views 17 Comments

The move was announced by Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee last night.

# agsi - Monday 13 July, 2020

Ministers and NTA report high level of compliance from passengers around face covering regulations
# Mandatory
# Mandatory

Ministers and NTA report high level of compliance from passengers around face covering regulations

Updated Jul 13th 2020, 8:20 PM 39,781 Views 85 Comments

The AGSI’s Antointette Cunningham said this morning it shouldn’t be up to gardaí to enforce every single piece of the health regulations.

# agsi - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Garda group 'disappointed' that sergeants and inspectors won't get priority testing
# Agsi
# Agsi

Garda group 'disappointed' that sergeants and inspectors won't get priority testing

May 7th 2020, 7:42 AM 17,893 Views 24 Comments

The AGSI said that a “u-turn” had been done by Garda management.

# agsi - Friday 1 May, 2020

AGSI 'disappointed' to learn of public complaints about gardaí who were not wearing masks
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

AGSI 'disappointed' to learn of public complaints about gardaí who were not wearing masks

May 1st 2020, 3:44 PM 29,646 Views 85 Comments

The Garda Ombudsman said it has received more than 70 complaints about enforcement of Covid-19 restrictions.

# agsi - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

AGSI to write to Drew Harris over live-streamed 'abuse' of garda at Dublin Covid-19 checkpoint
# Gemma O'Doherty
# Gemma O'Doherty

AGSI to write to Drew Harris over live-streamed 'abuse' of garda at Dublin Covid-19 checkpoint

Apr 28th 2020, 11:06 PM 134,200 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on Dublin’s quays earlier today.

# agsi - Monday 27 April, 2020

Gardaí plan 'thousands' of Covid-19 checkpoints from tomorrow until after the Bank Holiday
# Policing
# Policing

Gardaí plan 'thousands' of Covid-19 checkpoints from tomorrow until after the Bank Holiday

Updated Apr 27th 2020, 3:37 PM 53,874 Views 91 Comments

Operation Fanacht is set to return after first being implement over the Easter weekend.

# agsi - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Garda association calls for extra resourcing after 'shocking levels of violence' in recent days
# Policing
# Policing

Garda association calls for extra resourcing after 'shocking levels of violence' in recent days

Jan 18th 2020, 7:41 AM 34,203 Views 38 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed human remains found in Dublin 3 earlier this week were that of Keane Mulready-Woods.

# agsi - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

'There have been threats against us': Gardai call for clear guidelines around how they police evictions
# Evictions
# Evictions

'There have been threats against us': Gardai call for clear guidelines around how they police evictions

Apr 17th 2019, 6:10 AM 10,725 Views 50 Comments

Many officers are unclear as to how they are expected to operate in these incidents.

# agsi - Monday 15 April, 2019

Two senior members opt not to attend AGSI conference after allegation made against garda
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Two senior members opt not to attend AGSI conference after allegation made against garda

Apr 15th 2019, 9:08 AM 24,649 Views 33 Comments

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors is due to begin its three-day annual conference in Cavan today.

# agsi - Thursday 21 June, 2018

A plan to move 80 sergeants from Garda HQ to local stations has ground to a halt
# Impasse
# Impasse

A plan to move 80 sergeants from Garda HQ to local stations has ground to a halt

Jun 21st 2018, 6:00 AM 23,681 Views 44 Comments

At first, 80 were to be moved. Then 30. Now it’s hoped 5 will be redeployed.

# agsi - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Detective says he still fears for his family after being labelled 'corrupt' and 'evil' by jailed stalker
# Harassed
# Harassed

Detective says he still fears for his family after being labelled 'corrupt' and 'evil' by jailed stalker

Mar 28th 2018, 12:00 AM 30,603 Views 11 Comments

Conor Gilmartin suffered years of abuse at the hands of trolls.

# agsi - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

# agsi - Monday 26 March, 2018

Gardai considering industrial action over government refusal to let them strike
# AGSI18
# AGSI18

Gardai considering industrial action over government refusal to let them strike

Mar 26th 2018, 7:05 PM 18,923 Views 55 Comments

Gardai are holding a three day conference in Tullow today.

# agsi - Monday 11 September, 2017

Minister says Nóirín O'Sullivan's pension will reflect her 'experience, expertise and rank'
# End Of The Line
# End Of The Line

Minister says Nóirín O'Sullivan's pension will reflect her 'experience, expertise and rank'

Sep 11th 2017, 1:50 PM 41,163 Views 162 Comments

The Policing Authority has thanked O’Sullivan for 36 years of service to the force.

# agsi - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

'You have to swallow it and get on with the job': Gardaí say policy favours bullies over victims
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

'You have to swallow it and get on with the job': Gardaí say policy favours bullies over victims

Apr 12th 2017, 6:15 AM 9,851 Views 20 Comments

One sergeant said he has felt a ‘fear of doing the wrong thing’ from Day 1 at Templemore, for the last 33 years.

# agsi - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Commissioner to sergeants and inspectors: 'You're the supervisors - so what happened?'
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

Commissioner to sergeants and inspectors: 'You're the supervisors - so what happened?'

Apr 11th 2017, 6:24 PM 22,651 Views 53 Comments

Following a closed session with AGSI delegates, the Commissioner said “no one actually has the answers, as of yet”.

'People are blaming us': Gardaí say scandals are making it harder for them to do their jobs
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

'People are blaming us': Gardaí say scandals are making it harder for them to do their jobs

Apr 11th 2017, 6:05 AM 10,564 Views 39 Comments

The general secretary of AGSI said “the finger of blame is pointing downwards without any evidence”.

# agsi - Monday 10 April, 2017

Children of gardaí subjected to 'horrendous harassment' on social media sites
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

Children of gardaí subjected to 'horrendous harassment' on social media sites

Apr 10th 2017, 10:00 PM 19,073 Views 60 Comments

Middle-ranking gardaí are calling for people who identify them online to be prosecuted.

'No wonder we feel abandoned': Gardaí hit out at Minister for being 'too busy' for them
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

'No wonder we feel abandoned': Gardaí hit out at Minister for being 'too busy' for them

Apr 10th 2017, 6:55 PM 16,448 Views 47 Comments

The minister informed the association on Thursday that she would not be attending their annual conference due to Dáil commitments.

Poll: Should people who identify gardaí on social media be prosecuted?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should people who identify gardaí on social media be prosecuted?

Apr 10th 2017, 9:07 AM 40,398 Views 189 Comments

There have been some instances where people named gardaí online or shared their addresses.

Gardaí want people who identify them on social media to be prosecuted
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

Gardaí want people who identify them on social media to be prosecuted

Apr 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 38,701 Views 115 Comments

The annual conference of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors starts later today.

# agsi - Monday 12 December, 2016

Review says gardaí should face pension losses if they go on strike
# Pension Plan
# Pension Plan

Review says gardaí should face pension losses if they go on strike

Dec 12th 2016, 4:08 PM 7,243 Views 64 Comments

The government had committed to the review in the Haddington Road Agreement.

# agsi - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Sergeants and inspectors vote overwhelmingly to accept pay deal
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

Sergeants and inspectors vote overwhelmingly to accept pay deal

Dec 6th 2016, 11:08 AM 8,090 Views 49 Comments

In a ballot of 2,103 members of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors, 95% voted to accept proposals.

# agsi - Friday 25 November, 2016

Public pay chairman retracts "garda mutiny" comments amid growing pressure
# Extremely Divisive
# Extremely Divisive

Public pay chairman retracts "garda mutiny" comments amid growing pressure

Nov 25th 2016, 6:44 PM 10,770 Views 56 Comments

A garda representative group has said they will be discussing Duffy’s impartiality at a December meeting.

# agsi - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'I am astonished': Condemnation by gardaí of "mutiny" comments made by public pay chairman
# Astonishing
# Astonishing

'I am astonished': Condemnation by gardaí of "mutiny" comments made by public pay chairman

Nov 24th 2016, 7:16 PM 13,659 Views 67 Comments

The AGSI and GRA have said the comments are unhelpful at a time when their members are being balloted on a new pay deal.

# agsi - Saturday 5 November, 2016

'No amount of money is worth working more' - Anger among garda rank may scupper pay deal
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

'No amount of money is worth working more' - Anger among garda rank may scupper pay deal

Nov 5th 2016, 7:15 AM 30,649 Views 87 Comments

Garda associations are due to start balloting their members on the Labour Court recommendations given to them Thursday night.

# agsi - Friday 4 November, 2016

Garda reps say martial law was threatened - Taoiseach says it was never contemplated
# Law And Order
# Law And Order

Garda reps say martial law was threatened - Taoiseach says it was never contemplated

Nov 4th 2016, 3:48 PM 26,206 Views 61 Comments

The GRA’s officer board claimed they were told there was “an immediate and viable threat to the security of the State”.

Poll: Was the GRA right to call off the Garda strike?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Was the GRA right to call off the Garda strike?

Nov 4th 2016, 10:21 AM 25,569 Views 58 Comments

The GRA last night voted to defer today’s strike action by the slimmest of margins.

Garda strike: Here's the deal that's being offered to gardaí
# Garda Strikes
# Garda Strikes

Garda strike: Here's the deal that's being offered to gardaí

Nov 4th 2016, 9:19 AM 41,139 Views 106 Comments

New pay deal is on the table this morning as the GRA take out ads showing the plight of its members.

Widespread relief as garda strike called off at the 11th hour
# Relief
# Relief

Widespread relief as garda strike called off at the 11th hour

Nov 4th 2016, 7:58 AM 18,803 Views 55 Comments

The GRA will now ballot its members on recommendations from the Labour Court.

# agsi - Thursday 3 November, 2016

The Garda strike tomorrow is OFF: GRA joins AGSI in deferring action
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

The Garda strike tomorrow is OFF: GRA joins AGSI in deferring action

Nov 3rd 2016, 11:59 PM 144,814 Views 153 Comments

A long, difficult day of negotiations has come to an end.

'Skeletal service': These garda units will work tomorrow as most rank-and-file members go on strike
# Garda
# Garda

'Skeletal service': These garda units will work tomorrow as most rank-and-file members go on strike

Nov 3rd 2016, 12:03 PM 28,767 Views 84 Comments

This is the emergency cover which the GRA wants its members to provide.

The Commissioner's directive and the probationers' payslips - 48 hours of garda fury
# Garda Strike
# Garda Strike

The Commissioner's directive and the probationers' payslips - 48 hours of garda fury

Nov 3rd 2016, 8:16 AM 19,716 Views 83 Comments

The Labour Court is now assessing submissions made by the GRA after the association said Friday’s strike will go ahead.

# agsi - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Poll: Was the Garda Commissioner right to order officers to report for duty on Friday?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Was the Garda Commissioner right to order officers to report for duty on Friday?

Nov 2nd 2016, 10:33 AM 40,123 Views 110 Comments

There is less than 48 hours before gardai withdraw their labour for the first time in the history of the State.

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