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#garda recruitment

# garda-recruitment - Friday 24 January, 2020

Only 192 garda stations have received an increase in staffing levels since 2015

The number of gardaí in two-thirds of stations has remained static or fallen since the lifting of the recruitment embargo in 2014.

# garda-recruitment - Monday 17 June, 2019

Gardaí felt use of non-Irish actors in recruitment ads aimed at minorities would amount to 'tokenism'

The new campaign ran for three weeks in April at a cost of more than €400,000.

# garda-recruitment - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

800 new gardaí will be recruited next year - but who will want that job?

The first recruitment campaign since the recession saw 20,000 people apply – just 5,000 people applied in the most recent drive.

# garda-recruitment - Monday 4 January, 2016

Want to become a garda? Applications close this week

A total of 600 new garda positions will be created this year.

# garda-recruitment - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

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

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

# garda-recruitment - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

296 garda retirements in 2013 and 100 station closures

Latest garda figures show total strength of force, including reserves and civilian support, was 16,328 at the end of 2013.

# garda-recruitment - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

20,000 people apply for jobs in An Garda Síochana

Have pity on the person who has to go through all of those applications.

# garda-recruitment - Thursday 12 December, 2013

First Garda recruitment drive since 2009 begins today

Are you applying?

# garda-recruitment - Sunday 1 September, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you kick off your day.

20,000 expected to apply for Garda positions

The jobs could be advertised as soon as the end of this month, but it’s not yet known how many will be offered.

# garda-recruitment - Monday 15 July, 2013

Garda recruitment to restart (and they're already expecting lots of applications)

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter said the process will begin later this year.

# garda-recruitment - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Lift garda recruitment embargo to help fight crime, says O'Brien

The Sinn Féin justice spokesman also said that civilians could take over garda admin roles to free them up for front line duties.