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# fingerprinting - Monday 13 April, 2015

In photos: Things got REAL MESSY in Templemore this week...

Apparently the recruits are still trying to clear the ink from under their fingernails.

# fingerprinting - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

In two years, 34,000 people who should have had fingerprints taken did not

It means that criminals could be incorrectly freed argues a report from the Garda Inspectorate.

# fingerprinting - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

In tonight’s Fix: Body discovered in Rudo Mawere case; computer-guided bullets; and Ray D’Arcy gets a new job…

Garda Commissioner to face questions over €23m fingerprinting system

Despite the introduction of a multi-million euro electronic system, gardaí still use paper and ink for one-third of fingerprints.

# fingerprinting - Thursday 2 December, 2010

€20m fingerprint machine spends 4 years idle because of union dispute

Civil servants refuse to operate machine which was intended to tackle immigrant benefit fraud without increase in pay.