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#Transport Police

# transport-police - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

Government TDs 'must' deliver transport police following latest assault, says NBRU
# Transport Police
# Transport Police

Government TDs 'must' deliver transport police following latest assault, says NBRU

Wed 12:38 PM 14,901 Views 31 Comments

It comes following a violent assault on a Dublin Bus last weekend.

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?

Wed 9:34 AM 45,023 Views 81 Comments

A man was headbutted while on a Dublin Bus at the weekend.

# transport-police - Sunday 10 October, 2021

'Are we waiting for a serious assault to occur?' Renewed call for dedicated transport police
# Transport Police
# Transport Police

'Are we waiting for a serious assault to occur?' Renewed call for dedicated transport police

Oct 10th 2021, 6:30 AM 20,793 Views 33 Comments

It follows news of a disturbing incident that played out ona nighttime DART service this week.

# transport-police - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?

Oct 30th 2019, 8:21 AM 25,427 Views 55 Comments

Fianna Fáil is calling for the establishment of a dedicated transport police unit to combat anti-social behaviour.

# transport-police - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Spike in 'menacing' anti-social behaviour on Irish trains prompts calls for transport police
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Spike in 'menacing' anti-social behaviour on Irish trains prompts calls for transport police

Oct 29th 2019, 11:56 AM 21,943 Views 51 Comments

There was a 14% increase in anti-social incidents on the Iarnród Éireann network in 2018.

# transport-police - Saturday 25 May, 2019

No dedicated Transport Police yet as Minister says extra garda cash 'undoubtedly' benefits transport policing
# Charlie Flanagan
# Charlie Flanagan

No dedicated Transport Police yet as Minister says extra garda cash 'undoubtedly' benefits transport policing

May 25th 2019, 9:00 AM 8,617 Views 18 Comments

Unions and the opposition have called for a dedicated transport police.

# transport-police - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

UK police probe into two 'malicious' devices left on train lines in suspected Brexit plot
# Transport Police
# Transport Police

UK police probe into two 'malicious' devices left on train lines in suspected Brexit plot

Apr 2nd 2019, 10:05 PM 13,020 Views 8 Comments

The devices were found in Cambridgeshire and Nottinghamshire.

# transport-police - Monday 26 November, 2018

Dublin Bus driver: 'We need transport police to protect bus drivers from assaults and abuse'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Dublin Bus driver: 'We need transport police to protect bus drivers from assaults and abuse'

Nov 26th 2018, 7:00 AM 24,825 Views 47 Comments

The last incident on my bus really knocked my confidence. It was a cyclist who spat in my eye, writes Dublin Bus driver, Dave Fitzsimons.

# transport-police - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Poll: Do you think Ireland needs a transport police service?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Ireland needs a transport police service?

Nov 1st 2018, 9:30 AM 32,519 Views 59 Comments

There have been renewed calls since Tuesday night’s stabbing incident on a Northbound train.

# transport-police - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

'Unprecedented' stabbing on Irish Rail train leads to renewed calls for transport police
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Unprecedented' stabbing on Irish Rail train leads to renewed calls for transport police

Oct 31st 2018, 12:36 PM 32,171 Views 34 Comments

The NBRU has said the incident “may serve to be a watershed moment in the ongoing debate on the issue of anti-social behaviour”.

# transport-police - Monday 16 July, 2018

Assaults, muggings, sexual harassment: Is it time for Ireland's own transport police service?
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Assaults, muggings, sexual harassment: Is it time for Ireland's own transport police service?

Jul 16th 2018, 6:10 AM 18,147 Views 21 Comments

The Transport Minister is seeking opinions from the heads of the transport providers on the current measures in place to deal with crime on the network.

# transport-police - Monday 18 June, 2018

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?

Jun 18th 2018, 8:47 AM 34,978 Views 81 Comments

New figures show a spike in anti-social behaviour on trains.

# transport-police - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Needles, stabbings and attacks... so why doesn't Dublin have its own transport police?
# More Protection Needed?
# More Protection Needed?

Needles, stabbings and attacks... so why doesn't Dublin have its own transport police?

Apr 9th 2016, 8:00 PM 33,421 Views 49 Comments

“It’s only a matter of time before someone gets killed or stabbed.”

# transport-police - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Should Dublin have its own transport police?
# Train Em Up
# Train Em Up

Should Dublin have its own transport police?

Jul 21st 2015, 6:03 AM 17,464 Views 39 Comments

Senior gardaí don’t think so.