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Acting Garda Commissioner to receive warm welcome from rank and file gardaí
# Gra Conference
# Gra Conference

Acting Garda Commissioner to receive warm welcome from rank and file gardaí

Apr 29th 2014, 8:10 AM 8,178 Views 32 Comments

GRA President John Parker said Noirín O’Sullivan has the 100 per cent support of his association.

1,000 gardaí are assaulted each year
# Gra Conference
# Gra Conference

1,000 gardaí are assaulted each year

Apr 28th 2014, 6:47 PM 12,534 Views 65 Comments

Members of the GRA’s executive council said there is a need for a new system to address this, as well as legislation with harsher penalties for anyone who attacks a member of the force.

Garda morale rocked by politicians taking advantage of controversies
# Gra Conference
# Gra Conference

Garda morale rocked by politicians taking advantage of controversies

Apr 28th 2014, 11:23 AM 6,913 Views 27 Comments

In his opening address to delegates at the Garda Representative Association Conference, President John Parker also says there had been draconian prosecutions by GSOC in some cases.

Garda bodies launch High Court challenge to sick pay changes
# Injured
# Injured

Garda bodies launch High Court challenge to sick pay changes

Apr 14th 2014, 11:58 AM 10,141 Views 0 Comments

Sick and injured gardaí have already been moved to lower rates of sick pay as changes in legislation reduce the amount of time they can receive the full rate.

Garda Representative Association says its members knew some calls were recorded
# Gardagate
# Gardagate

Garda Representative Association says its members knew some calls were recorded

Mar 28th 2014, 10:54 PM 16,182 Views 108 Comments

However, it was understood that it the system was there to provide “clarify of what was said”.

Garda sustains serious leg injury in Dublin assault
# Injured
# Injured

Garda sustains serious leg injury in Dublin assault

Dec 3rd 2013, 12:56 PM 38,332 Views 160 Comments

The male garda was attempting to make an arrest for a public order incident on Camden Street.

Garda Commissioner rubbishes claims that crime figures are 'massaged'
# GRA Vs Garda Comm
# GRA Vs Garda Comm

Garda Commissioner rubbishes claims that crime figures are 'massaged'

Apr 30th 2013, 8:54 AM 8,717 Views 119 Comments

Martin Callinan said he had “no information or evidence of the allegations being spoken about” by John Parker.

Garda body lashes out at SIPTU comments on pay deal
# Croke Park 2
# Croke Park 2

Garda body lashes out at SIPTU comments on pay deal

Mar 1st 2013, 6:02 PM 12,946 Views 111 Comments

The Garda Representative Association rubbishes Patricia King’s claims that Gardaí could have secured a ‘side deal’.

More gardaí vote in favour of industrial action, no confidence in Shatter
# Garda Cuts
# Garda Cuts

More gardaí vote in favour of industrial action, no confidence in Shatter

Feb 12th 2013, 8:52 AM 7,660 Views 73 Comments

Meetings of the Garda Representative Association in parts of Dublin, Kerry, Cork and Tipperary took place last night.

Two assaults per day: attacks on Gardaí on the rise
# Justice
# Justice

Two assaults per day: attacks on Gardaí on the rise

Jul 2nd 2012, 12:34 PM 6,051 Views 90 Comments

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