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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# sergeants

Last year
# Irish Defence Forces
Government announces "interim arrangement" to prevent forced retirement of Sergeants
Last week The Journal revealed that a measure to increase the fitness of serving members in the 1990s saw contracts introduced forcing members to go prematurely.
# agsi
Online domestic violence training, rosters and pay all key issues at garda conference
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors begin their annual conference today in Killarney, Co Kerry.
All time
# impasse
A plan to move 80 sergeants from Garda HQ to local stations has ground to a halt
At first, 80 were to be moved. Then 30. Now it’s hoped 5 will be redeployed.
# Industrial Action
Sergeants to discuss strike action at special meeting today
Earlier this month, members of the AGSI officially lodged a 16.5% pay restoration claim.
# Pay Claim
Senior gardaí want pay restoration of 16.5% or industrial action could be on the cards
Rank-and-file gardaí announced last week they would strike in a dispute over pay.
# No deal
Garda Sergeants vote to reject €2,000 public sector pay deal
The AGSI said their members were “dissatisfied” with the Lansdowne Road agreement.
# Gardaí
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.
# need to know
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