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# gra - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Gardaí in Cork City may opt for 'blue flu'

Last night gardaí in Cork City voted unanimously to pass a motion calling for industrial action over proposed cuts to pay and allowances.

# gra - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

Cork City gardai vote in favour of industrial action Exclusive

Motion for action over proposed pay cuts passed unanimously at Cork City Garda division meeting this evening.

# gra - Friday 1 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

# gra - Saturday 26 January, 2013

'This dreadful news is what every police family fears' - tributes paid to murdered Garda RIP

'This dreadful news is what every police family fears' - tributes paid to murdered Garda

Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe was shot dead while on duty in Dundalk last night.

# gra - Friday 25 January, 2013

Shatter disappointed with Garda sergeants’ withdrawal from pay talks

The Minister for Justice says only those who take part in talks on extending Croke Park can influence them.

Garda sergeants and inspectors withdrawing from Croke Park talks

The AGSI said yesterday that it was dissatisfied with the proposed cuts to allowances put on the table during talks.

# gra - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Gardaí expected to withdraw from Croke Park talks

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors said the cuts to allowances that were put on the table today are unacceptable.

# gra - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Payment of garda allowances and overtime delayed until new year

The Garda Representative Association said a legacy has developed whereby the time discrepancy for payments can be as much as 56 days.

# gra - Thursday 9 August, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

# gra - Monday 2 July, 2012

Two assaults per day: attacks on Gardaí on the rise

The Garda Representative Association has called for the introduction of mandatory sentencing for such crimes.

# gra - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Shatter told to show he is “not soft on crime” following escape of garda killer

The report on Martin McDermott’s escape “raises more questions than it answers,” according to the GRA.

# gra - Friday 16 March, 2012

GRA questions holding garda killer in low-security facility

The Garda Representative Association has also called for tougher sentences for certain murders, such as the killing of gardaí.

Garda slashed by detainee on deportation flight Exclusive

Representatives of rank-and-file gardaí have accused managers of “reckless endangerment”, saying there were not enough officers on the aircraft.

# gra - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Garda group raises ‘serious concerns’ over actions of Ombudsman

The Ombudsman’s office has rejected allegations that its staff acted inappropriately.

Interview: ‘Two gardaí assaulted each day: the uniform doesn’t protect us’

GRA president Damien McCarthy paints a picture for of a force nearing breaking point – and raises “serious concerns” about the garda watchdog.

# gra - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Minister may order HSE to pay staff their expenses

It emerged this week that the HSE was withholding travel costs from staff until next year.

# gra - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Garda services will be hit by cost of State visits, warns GRA

The government is “resisting paying” for the security operation around the visits earlier this year, the union has said.

# gra - Monday 4 July, 2011

Poll: Should the Garda Síochána be armed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Garda Síochána be armed?

An incident in which a young Garda was splashed with boiling oil has highlighted the dangers faced by officers on duty – so should they be given guns to protect themselves?

# gra - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Gardaí endured "unnecessary hardships" during Obama and Queen visits

The Garda representative body says some members were denied “basic human needs” and felt “undervalued”.

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