An Garda Síochána is supporting the forthcoming supervised injecting centre not just because it’s Government policy but because it is the “right thing to do”, Dublin’s police chief says.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
The chairman of the Cork County Joint Policing Committee (JPC) is contacting Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan urging her to provide detectives in Cork with proper firearms training and bullet-proof shields to defuse a row which could lead to the withdrawal in the region of round-the-clock armed cover.
Wed, 21 Jun, 2017
Gardaí and customs officials have significantly increased surveillance and spot checks at Ringaskiddy Port in Co Cork in the belief that criminal gangs have been smuggling expensive farm and construction machinery out of the country in containers.
Tue, 28 Jul, 2015
Gardaí say that they cannot tackle the heroin problem on their own, that repeatedly arresting addicts is not the solution, and that pooling resources and ideas from different agencies and the public is the only way to address the issue.
Fri, 15 May, 2015
A senior representative of the largest Garda association has said it is completely unacceptable that the Cork Metropolitan region is to get just five recruits — as Garda numbers are already so low there they are only able to “operate fire brigade action”.
Wed, 22 Apr, 2015