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#Garda Siochana

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Waterford crime raids targeted documents rather than guns or drugs

No arrests were made during yesterday’s operation which involved up to 100 gardaí.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

100 gardaí involved in morning crime raids in Waterford

The operation is ongoing.

# garda-siochana - Friday 30 May, 2014

Behind the scenes at a garda control centre: Who takes your 999 call?

The Dublin Metropolitan Region office handles ten times as may calls as the next busiest centre.

# garda-siochana - Friday 9 May, 2014

Gardaí 'committed to a sea change in its culture' says Commissioner

Noirín O’Sullivan says that she will look to implement the changes recommended by the Guerin Report.

Guerin report which cost Shatter job is revealed

The report recommends: The entire bail process, nine Garda investigations and the whole management of whistleblower complaints should be thoroughly probed in upcoming inquiry.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Garda traffic cars have a cool new vinyl*

*More functional than cool, really.

# garda-siochana - Monday 14 April, 2014

Tazers and whistleblowers up for debate during AGSI conference

Members of the 31 AGSI branches will debate range of motions during this week’s conference.

# garda-siochana - Friday 11 April, 2014

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

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.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

AS IT HAPPENED: Tonight's Alan Shatter 'no confidence' debate

Follow events from the Dáil this evening…

# garda-siochana - Thursday 27 March, 2014

These garda stations got new equipment to record telephone calls in 2008

A tender specifies that the equipment installed must operate constantly, and be available for playback.

# garda-siochana - Monday 10 March, 2014

‘I’m up against it’: Garda whistleblower to run in local elections

The former garda’s revelations about penalty-point terminations in 2012 are now the subject of an official inquiry.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 27 February, 2014

"I have no idea what he was thinking": Shatter on Confidential Recipient's comments

The Minister told the Dáil today that he was ‘utterly astonished’ by Oliver Connolly’s alleged comments.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

'Gardaí who want to come forward must be protected'

Frank McBrearty Jnr says that gardaí have not implemented the reforms suggested in the 2008 Morris Report.

# garda-siochana - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Minister Alex White wants Shatter to correct Dáil comments on whistleblower

The cooperation of garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe was questioned by the Minister.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Shatter: Confidential recipient couldn't explain his comments to garda whistleblower

The post of confidential recipient is to be replaced by a new system, the Minister confirmed.

# garda-siochana - Monday 27 January, 2014

Column: Sorry politicians, you can’t avoid social media – people no longer accept being ‘talked at’

The political class have realised the importance of a digital economy – but, they also need to realise the importance of building a digital democracy, writes Niall Devitt.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

How many drivers did Gardaí catch drink-driving or speeding this afternoon?

Three checkpoints were set up as part of their Christmas Enforcement Campaign.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

'No further prosecution' in Fr Niall Molloy case

Minister Alan Shatter said an independent examination of the garda report on the case will now take place “in the interests of transparency”.

# garda-siochana - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Children's Ombudsman has "trust of the public" needed for Roma cases probe

Minister for Children Frances Fitzgerald explains why Emily Logan has been given power to compel gardai to speak to her.

# garda-siochana - Monday 2 September, 2013

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge The Garda Traffic account is at it again NO DONUTS

The Garda Traffic account is at it again

Tweeting from the front-line… of speed checkpoints.

# garda-siochana - Sunday 11 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge The very best of the Garda Traffic Twitter account Road Rage

The very best of the Garda Traffic Twitter account

As well as being useful, it’s surprisingly entertaining…

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

89 gardaí have taken part in exchanges with the PSNI

The Minister for Justice said that the implementation of the articles on this is a key measure towards improving cross-community confidence in the impartiality of the criminal justice system.

# garda-siochana - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Pics: Wives of murdered gardaí embrace at Garda Memorial Day

Widow of murdered Garda Adrian Donohoe, Caroline and widow of murdered Garda Jerry McCabe, Ann meet at the ceremony in Dublin Castle.

# garda-siochana - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Ian Bailey speaks out against system of garda complaints

In March last year an investigation was launched by the Garda Ombudsman Commission into alleged wrongdoing in the investigation into the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Shatter criticises Martin for not cancelling debate following garda death

The Justice Minister said that he had attempted to delay the motion until after Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe’s funeral, but Micheál Martin refused.

# garda-siochana - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Ultimate sacrifice: the Gardaí who have been killed on duty

Adrian Donohoe is the 87th Garda to have died in the course of his duty – and the 35th to die from a direct attack.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Public meetings scheduled ahead of garda station closures in Cork

The meeting are being organised to “clarify any concerns which may exist” ahead of the closure of the four stations.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Gardaí driving squad cars without specialist course - four years after report

A report of the Garda inspectorate says a practice warned about four years ago is still continuing.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

# garda-siochana - Friday 28 September, 2012

Crime is falling - but kidnapping and burglaries have risen sharply

The single biggest drop came in the category of weapons and explosives offences, which fell by more than 15 per cent.

# garda-siochana - Friday 21 September, 2012

Man arrested in Dublin inner city over sale of cocaine

Gardaí also seized cocaine worth an estimated €105,000 as part of the operation.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 20 September, 2012

21 arrested in organised crime raid

More arrests are likely to come today as Gardaí carry out a major investigation into organised crime in Dublin.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Man's body pulled from canal in Dublin city centre

Gardaí are investigating after the man was found this morning in the canal at Baggot Street Bridge.

Body of 30-year-old man discovered in Waterford

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of the man who was found in a house in Williamstown late last night.

# garda-siochana - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Gardaí announce 18 promotions, new headquarters

The appointments include one Assistant Commissioner, four Chief Superintendents and 13 Superintendents.

# garda-siochana - Friday 13 July, 2012

Two men charged over Merrion Square assault

Two people were hospitalised for head injuries after the attack.

# garda-siochana - Thursday 12 July, 2012

18-year-old killed in Donegal car crash

The teenager was killed in the collision involving two cars late last night.

# garda-siochana - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Shatter publishes probe into Cash for Gold shops

Gardaí have visited every one of the 124 Cash for Gold shops in the country in a bid to uncover any possible criminal activity.