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# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Drew Harris: Gardaí to seek further charges in Kevin Lunney abduction case
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Drew Harris: Gardaí to seek further charges in Kevin Lunney abduction case

Nov 9th 2021, 5:48 PM 13,951 Views 0 Comments

Three men were convicted in the Special Criminal Court yesterday for their involvement in the Kevin Lunney abduction.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Monday 8 November, 2021

Garda sergeants and inspectors set to make 'stinging attack' on new policing legislation
# Agsi
# Agsi

Garda sergeants and inspectors set to make 'stinging attack' on new policing legislation

Nov 8th 2021, 7:00 AM 22,752 Views 25 Comments

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors are set to hold their first conference since 2019.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - 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 134,248 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on Dublin’s quays earlier today.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

'You get flashbacks of horrific scenes' - Should counselling be mandatory for gardaí?
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

'You get flashbacks of horrific scenes' - Should counselling be mandatory for gardaí?

Apr 12th 2017, 7:15 PM 11,422 Views 50 Comments

A 24/7 counselling service was launched for gardaí last year.

Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets
# Be Seen
# Be Seen

Gardaí want law to force cyclists to wear high-vis vests and helmets

Apr 12th 2017, 3:45 PM 15,183 Views 118 Comments

Sergeants and inspectors said they want people to take responsibility for their safety on the roads.

'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 9,865 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.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - 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 22,667 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 10,600 Views 39 Comments

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

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - 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 19,095 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 16,471 Views 47 Comments

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

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 38,832 Views 115 Comments

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

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - 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 26,252 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”.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Thursday 3 November, 2016

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 19,731 Views 83 Comments

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

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Garda strike still on: GRA say threat won't be lifted without 'significant' progress on pay
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

Garda strike still on: GRA say threat won't be lifted without 'significant' progress on pay

Nov 2nd 2016, 9:03 PM 35,160 Views 110 Comments

Any non-binding recommendation from the Labour Court will be put to members for a ballot, the GRA has said.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Friday 10 June, 2016

Middle-ranking gardaí say they won't implement the commissioner's new plan
# No Thanks
# No Thanks

Middle-ranking gardaí say they won't implement the commissioner's new plan

Jun 10th 2016, 6:05 AM 20,390 Views 76 Comments

The AGSI says members won’t engage with any other productivity measures until their pay issues are addressed.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

'We're living on borrowed money': Middle-ranking gardaí protest over pay
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

'We're living on borrowed money': Middle-ranking gardaí protest over pay

May 17th 2016, 5:04 PM 20,212 Views 65 Comments

Gardaí protesting today told us how austerity pay cuts affected them and their families.

'Blue wave' of garda sergeants and inspectors to march on the Dáil today
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

'Blue wave' of garda sergeants and inspectors to march on the Dáil today

May 17th 2016, 6:06 AM 17,345 Views 77 Comments

The new government will be greeted by some very dissatisfied public servants on their first day in the Dáil.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Gardaí will march to the Dáil on the new government's first day
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

Gardaí will march to the Dáil on the new government's first day

May 10th 2016, 4:31 PM 25,370 Views 119 Comments

They will not march in uniform, as originally proposed, but anyone taking part has been asked to wear something blue.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Gardaí say they'd 'run around like headless chickens' in the event of a terrorist attack
# Terror Alert
# Terror Alert

Gardaí say they'd 'run around like headless chickens' in the event of a terrorist attack

Apr 13th 2016, 10:00 PM 28,282 Views 102 Comments

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.

'He got four years - I got life': The life-altering injuries suffered by gardaí
# The Line Of Duty
# The Line Of Duty

'He got four years - I got life': The life-altering injuries suffered by gardaí

Apr 13th 2016, 6:03 AM 29,824 Views 63 Comments

Some gardaí still suffer the physical and psychological effects of assaults decades after.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Criminal 'threatened to rape' pregnant garda and her unborn child
# Intimidation
# Intimidation

Criminal 'threatened to rape' pregnant garda and her unborn child

Apr 12th 2016, 10:32 AM 32,817 Views 79 Comments

The body representing middle-ranking gardaí has said no other public sector workers face these kinds of threats on a daily basis.

Gardaí say crime in Stepaside is up and it's time to reopen the station
# Communities
# Communities

Gardaí say crime in Stepaside is up and it's time to reopen the station

Apr 12th 2016, 6:01 AM 14,733 Views 33 Comments

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has also revealed the results of a survey which found 93% support a work-to-rule.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Monday 11 April, 2016

Commissioner 'more interested in corporate image than welfare of gardaí'
# Morale
# Morale

Commissioner 'more interested in corporate image than welfare of gardaí'

Apr 11th 2016, 6:02 PM 22,684 Views 78 Comments

The association representing middle-ranking gardaí said members want their boss to stand up for them.

Body cameras, terrorist threats and wages on the agenda for sergeants and inspectors
# Agsi Conference
# Agsi Conference

Body cameras, terrorist threats and wages on the agenda for sergeants and inspectors

Apr 11th 2016, 6:14 AM 9,766 Views 24 Comments

The annual conference for the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors opens later today – and they have a lot to get off their chests.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

'Ramping up': 250 new gardaí will be recruited this year
# Templemore
# Templemore

'Ramping up': 250 new gardaí will be recruited this year

Apr 1st 2015, 1:15 PM 18,818 Views 75 Comments

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald made the announcement this morning at the annual conference of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI).

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Thursday 25 December, 2014

'Spare a thought' for gardaí dealing with tragic deaths and family rows today
# Won't Be Home...
# Won't Be Home...

'Spare a thought' for gardaí dealing with tragic deaths and family rows today

Dec 25th 2014, 8:30 AM 20,994 Views 94 Comments

Not everyone has the day off and many gardaí will spend today away from their families.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Opinion: Parliamentary privileges extended to TDs and Senators should be reconsidered
# Dáil
# Dáil

Opinion: Parliamentary privileges extended to TDs and Senators should be reconsidered

Nov 12th 2014, 6:30 AM 152 Views 8 Comments

Parliamentary privilege allows TDs to make ‘unfounded, unsubstantiated or malicious allegations against any member of the public’, writes John Jacob of the AGSI.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Friday 11 April, 2014

Otherwise engaged: Alan Shatter has decided not to attend this year's AGSI conference
# No Show
# No Show

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

Apr 11th 2014, 3:17 PM 12,672 Views 106 Comments

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.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Friday 29 March, 2013

Gardaí will not face sanction after Shatter conference walk-out
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí will not face sanction after Shatter conference walk-out

Mar 29th 2013, 9:26 AM 8,810 Views 166 Comments

Four sergeants from Carlow-Kilkenny say they have full confidence in the Garda Commissioner, and the matter is now ‘resolved’.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Garda sergeants to face disciplinary action following conference walkout
# Walkout
# Walkout

Garda sergeants to face disciplinary action following conference walkout

Mar 28th 2013, 8:41 AM 14,708 Views 177 Comments

The four sergeants walked out of the AGSI conference on Monday. The AGSI is supporting their decision.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Shatter 'glad he did not bring wife to AGSI meeting'
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Shatter 'glad he did not bring wife to AGSI meeting'

Mar 27th 2013, 7:01 PM 19,553 Views 134 Comments

The Garda Representative Association has said it is not inviting Minister Shatter

AGSI defends members over Shatter walk-out amid disciplinary action
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

AGSI defends members over Shatter walk-out amid disciplinary action

Mar 27th 2013, 2:43 PM 13,330 Views 190 Comments

The body representing Garda sergeants says members who walked out of Alan Shatter’s address had a right to protest.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Garda Commissioner says 'more needs to be done with fewer resources'
# Garda Cuts
# Garda Cuts

Garda Commissioner says 'more needs to be done with fewer resources'

Mar 26th 2013, 7:22 PM 9,417 Views 100 Comments

Speaking at the AGSI’s annual conference, Martin Callinan said that gardaí are “not immune” from the cuts to public expenditure.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Monday 25 March, 2013

Silence greets Shatter as he tells gardaí that protests do disservice to force
# Garda Cuts
# Garda Cuts

Silence greets Shatter as he tells gardaí that protests do disservice to force

Mar 25th 2013, 9:48 PM 16,923 Views 117 Comments

Alan Shatter delivered a speech to the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors in Sligo tonight with delegates giving him a frosty reception.

Shatter to address garda conference amid concern over pay cuts
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Shatter to address garda conference amid concern over pay cuts

Mar 25th 2013, 6:45 AM 6,552 Views 42 Comments

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.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Monday 18 February, 2013

'We have no more to give': Over 3,000 attend Frontline services rally
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

'We have no more to give': Over 3,000 attend Frontline services rally

Feb 18th 2013, 7:33 PM 22,153 Views 160 Comments

Unions representing prison workers, hospital staff, ambulance workers and Gardaí attend a major rally in Tallaght.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Monday 4 February, 2013

Gardaí 'will not accept pay cuts' as sergeants question Shatter figures
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí 'will not accept pay cuts' as sergeants question Shatter figures

Feb 4th 2013, 9:08 PM 15,830 Views 125 Comments

The associations representing both Garda sergeants and ordinary members have lashed out at the government today.

'It's not on' - Garda Commissioner critical of work-to-rule, 'blue flu' threats
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

'It's not on' - Garda Commissioner critical of work-to-rule, 'blue flu' threats

Feb 4th 2013, 11:53 AM 16,436 Views 138 Comments

Growing tensions between gardaí and the government, which is seeking €60 million in new savings, could lead to protests that would hamper the ability of the force to operate to its full capacity.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Garda officers call for more manpower to probe Anglo Irish Bank debacle
# Banking Crash
# Banking Crash

Garda officers call for more manpower to probe Anglo Irish Bank debacle

Apr 4th 2012, 8:41 AM 2,185 Views 18 Comments

The president of the garda sergeants’ group said questions were being asked about why no prosecutions have been brought.

# association-of-garda-sergeants-and-inspectors - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

More garda station closures in future, Shatter warns
# Garda Stations
# Garda Stations

More garda station closures in future, Shatter warns

Apr 3rd 2012, 7:28 AM 2,482 Views 41 Comments

The Minister for Justice said there would be a “rationalisation” of stations, in addition to those already slated for closure.

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