Garda whistleblower McCabe appointed acting head of traffic unit

Garda whistleblower McCabe appointed acting head of traffic unit

Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe has been appointed the acting head of the force's traffic unit in Mullingar.

Allegations he made in the past about the handling of penalty points led to four major reports into the issue and resulted in an overhaul of the system.

At the height of the controversy he was stopped from accessing the Garda Pulse computer system, however that changed last year.

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