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# garda-siochana - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Disclosures tribunal: 'Appalling' idea to hold investigating interviews in station both whistleblower and accused garda worked

The Disclosures Tribunal is in its fifth week of hearing evidence into the treatment of garda Nicholas Keogh.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Garda shake-up: Garda divisions reduced from 28 to 19 as part of restructuring

Divisions along the border are “unlikely to see any significant change” until there’s clarity on Brexit, Gardaí said.

# garda-siochana - Saturday 15 June, 2019

Commissioner apologises to garda who faced dismissal for giving birth outside wedlock

In 1985, 22-year-old Majella Moynihan faced disciplinary action after she became pregnant by a fellow garda.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Homicides increase by nearly 20% after review finds gardaí inaccurately recorded all types of crime

234 homicides between 2003 and 2016 weren’t recorded properly by the gardaí.

The CSO will publish crime statistics for the first time in almost a year later today

The stats will be published in a new “Under Reservation” category to indicate that the source of the data is not reliable.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Whistleblowers: The Garda watchdog is getting four new investigators to deal with its mounting caseload

GSOC has the role of investigating protected disclosures made by members of An Garda Síochána.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Speed cameras in Port Tunnel going live from midnight

The fixed charge penalty for speeding currently is an €80 fine and three penalty points.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Garda Commissioner expected to be brought before PAC earlier than planned

Vice-chair of the PAC Alan Kelly said the commissioner should appear again in a couple of weeks.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Driver to appear in court after turning from checkpoint and speeding off on wrong side of the road

The car was abandoned in a supermarket car park and the driver ran off.

# garda-siochana - Monday 12 September, 2016

'I was a happy-go-lucky guy before the assault but now I'd describe my life as hell'

Gardaí have launched a public awareness campaign to reduce assaults.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Drivers caught recording video as they passed serious crash receive penalty points and a fine

The drivers received three penalty points and were fined €160.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Your last chance to apply: Garda recruitment drive ends today

Demand for this year’s positions is expected to be high.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Garda who 'lost her ambition' after vicious assault awarded €75,000

Garda Claire Sheehan underwent surgery after suffering a broken nose during the 2007 attack.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Living in fear: Garda cutbacks are deeply felt in rural Ireland

Strong local communities are needed to tackle the increasing threat of rural crime, Darragh McCullough writes.

# garda-siochana - Friday 6 November, 2015

Lost something at Electric Picnic? Here's your chance to get it back

Just look at those car keys…

# garda-siochana - Thursday 5 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge This picture of all of the car keys lost at Electric Picnic will give you palpitations Our Nerves

# garda-siochana - Monday 12 October, 2015

Garda detective found bullet on windscreen after being told his life was in danger

Sgt Joseph O’Hara is making a claim for compensation on the basis that he suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder as a result of threats to his life.

# garda-siochana - Sunday 11 October, 2015

On-duty garda killed in Louth shooting

At least two people have died in the incident, which took place at a house near Omeath.

# garda-siochana - Friday 14 August, 2015

Rise in garda assaults and obstructions 'a cause for concern'

There were 84 incidents recorded in the first three months of this year.

# garda-siochana - Monday 20 July, 2015

Violent footage shows vigilante attack on man

He was punched twice and kicked in the head.

# garda-siochana - Monday 6 July, 2015

'They put me down on the ground because I was with a group of black people'

A study by the Immigrant Council of Ireland has led to calls for a better complaints system for migrants who experience discrimination at the hands of public officials.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Brendan Smyth victim: 'I could have been saved'

Rose said she would consider taking legal action against gardaí who were aware of his abuse.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

A man walked out of court - three weeks later he was charged with killing his mother

The report comes in the wake of the case of Celyn Eadon.

# garda-siochana - Friday 19 June, 2015

Over 5,000 allegations and one garda dismissed: A look at GSOC's 'most turbulent year'

One in three complaints made last year related to abuse of authority.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

New GSOC chairman will be paid €145,000 - whenever they are hired

The former chairman’s tenure became mired in controversy over reports the office had been under surveillance.

# garda-siochana - Sunday 17 May, 2015

State surveillance: What the government and Gardaí don't want you to know Exclusive

Part Two of’s two-part series on state surveillance in Ireland.

State surveillance: How Gardaí and others can secretly monitor you Exclusive

Part One of’s two-part series on state surveillance in Ireland.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

This garda car has an interesting word on its roof...

Well that was unexpected.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

# garda-siochana - Friday 19 September, 2014

Gardaí seize €700,000 worth of heroin and cannabis in Co Meath

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking.

# garda-siochana - Monday 15 September, 2014

Gardaí investigated for behaviour on personal social media accounts

The investigations come on foot of a new internal policy on personal social media use.

# garda-siochana - Monday 1 September, 2014

Irish and UK authorities to launch new terrorist flight watchlist

Irish and UK intelligence sharing is “at an all time high.”

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Limerick Gardaí to make history with rainbow flag at gay pride parade

Limerick Gardaí to LGBT community: “We’ve got your back.”

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Gardaí in Dublin arrest dozens on drug charges after six-month operation

Operation Tempest has made landfall…

# garda-siochana - Friday 1 August, 2014

Two-year-old boy killed after being hit by a van in Tipperary

That brings to 24 the number of pedestrians killed on Irish roads this year.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Does any of this jewellery belong to you? Gardaí found it in a raid

Including a pendant with family photos that really should go back to its owner.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Is this yours? Gardaí are trying to reunite you with all your lost stuff

If you’re missing a tool box, a trumpet, or your wedding ring – there is hope.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Gardaí arrest five after €500k ecstasy seizure in Dublin

Equipment, chemicals and 50,000 tablets were found in a series of searches.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

'How much do you trust An Garda Síochána?' - Gardaí to start polling the public again

The first “Public Attitudes Survey” in six years comes after months of scandal and controversy.

# garda-siochana - Friday 20 June, 2014

Decision to allow gardaí strike would raise "serious" issues for Ireland

The Council of Europe found that Ireland was not in compliance with a number of articles within the European Social Charter.

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