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# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Over 290 gardaí injured while on duty so far this year
# Line Of Duty
# Line Of Duty

Over 290 gardaí injured while on duty so far this year

Sep 24th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,246 Views 69 Comments

That’s according to new figures shared by the Minister for Justice and Equality.

# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Friday 8 July, 2016

Search begins for new officers with "tolerance and humanity" to work in Irish prisons
# Recruitment Drive
# Recruitment Drive

Search begins for new officers with "tolerance and humanity" to work in Irish prisons

Jul 8th 2016, 11:35 AM 30,316 Views 99 Comments

The first recruits are expected to enter prison service college in early 2017.

# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Fatal shooting of Real IRA member by gardaí to be investigated
# Commission Of Investigation
# Commission Of Investigation

Fatal shooting of Real IRA member by gardaí to be investigated

Jul 16th 2014, 2:47 PM 15,337 Views 0 Comments

Mac Lochlainn was shot dead by gardaí in May 1998.

# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Friday 9 May, 2014

Poll: Is Frances Fitzgerald the right person for the Justice Minister job?
# Yoursay
# Yoursay

Poll: Is Frances Fitzgerald the right person for the Justice Minister job?

May 9th 2014, 9:20 AM 17,366 Views 99 Comments

Fitzgerald says she intends to restore public confidence in policing. Do you support her appointment?

# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

902 prisoners abscond over 10 years - 58 are still at large
# Prisons
# Prisons

902 prisoners abscond over 10 years - 58 are still at large

Dec 17th 2013, 8:22 AM 5,876 Views 10 Comments

Four prisoners were recently recaptured – including one who had absconded in 2002.

# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Friday 8 February, 2013

No, says Alan Shatter: I'm not going to attempt a coup
# Posse Comitatus
# Posse Comitatus

No, says Alan Shatter: I'm not going to attempt a coup

Feb 8th 2013, 2:39 PM 11,775 Views 56 Comments

The dual minister assures that despite commanding both Gardaí and Army, he has “no interest of posing a threat to the State”.

# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Money laundering probe finds 37 'suspicious transactions'
# Money Laundering
# Money Laundering

Money laundering probe finds 37 'suspicious transactions'

Oct 18th 2011, 8:35 AM 1,652 Views 3 Comments

Justice Minister Alan Shatter said today that inspectors from the Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Unit had found 37 suspicious transactions by businesses in Ireland.

# minister-for-justice-and-equality - Monday 3 October, 2011

Minister for Justice examining advice on criminalising purchase of sex
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Minister for Justice examining advice on criminalising purchase of sex

Oct 3rd 2011, 4:37 PM 735 Views 17 Comments

Deputy Alan Shatter is currently examining the implications of introducing a ban similar to that introduced in Sweden in 1999.