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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 1°C

# John Parker

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Acting Garda Commissioner to receive warm welcome from rank and file gardaí
GRA President John Parker said Noirín O’Sullivan has the 100 per cent support of his association.
1,000 gardaí are assaulted each year
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
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
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
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
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'
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
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
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
The Garda Representative Association has called for the introduction of mandatory sentencing for such crimes.