Gardaí still protecting former Taoiseach's home one month after his death

Gardaí are still protecting Liam Cosgrave's home over a month after his death.

As a former Taoiseach, Mr Cosgrave was entitled to a full-time Garda presence after he left office.

A Garda spokesperson said that a full review is carried out following the death of a protected person to determine the security requirements.

They added that the review in this case has been completed and a decision will be made shortly.

File photo of former Taoiseach Liam Cosgrave.


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