Only a third of the country’s network of over 560 Garda stations has experienced an increase in staffing levels in the past five years, despite almost 2,800 extra gardaí joining the force over the period.
Fri, 24 Jan, 2020
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
IN answering Eric Conway’s dilemma over what atheists stand for (June 8), I cite Stephen Roberts when he states “I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.”
Sat, 11 Jun, 2011
WHAT an appalling mess this country of ours is in — a dysfunctional and powerless minority Government surviving under what can only be described as political blackmail and an ineffective Taoiseach hanging on after losing the leadership of his party.
Thu, 27 Jan, 2011
THE horrendous deaths of 10 people – eight in Donegal and two more elsewhere in the country over the past weekend – highlights the enormous social costs of the car in society. It also demonstrates a huge hypocrisy that permeates society when confronting the issues and contradictions that surround car culture in general.
Sat, 17 Jul, 2010
SUB-AQUA club divers who yesterday recovered the body of a missing Leitrim man from the River Shannon have criticised gardaí for their management of the rescue operation - and they have called for a national debate on the relationship between gardaí and sub-aqua club divers.
Tue, 20 Dec, 2005