A Cork Garda who was shot at multiple times by a gunman after stopping his van at a checkpoint, said she was “honoured” to receive a Silver Scott Medal for “exceptional courage and bravery” after she tried to disarm the man, before he took his own life.
Sat, 09 Dec, 2017
The civilian head of human resources in An Garda Siochána, John Barrett, who found himself in conflict with the Garda Commissioner, has stepped down as the force’s representative on the Policing Authority’s Ethics committee.
Tue, 13 Jun, 2017
Campaigner Elber Twomey, who lost her family when a suicidal driver ploughed his vehicle into their car in Devon two years ago, has met with the assistant Garda commissioner to discuss training for recruits to the force to deal with such events.
Mon, 01 Sep, 2014
Huge personal loss and tragedy befell Irish women Elber Twomey, Roseann Brennan, and Una Butler — and each has turned unimaginable horror and heartache into heroic virtue as they launch individual campaigns for safer roads and suicide prevention.
Sat, 26 Jul, 2014