Commissioner Martin Callinan: attended the PAC with a delegation of senior officers for a five-hour grilling on the penalty points issue last week.  Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Public Accounts Committee has been very active of late. Four weeks into the New Year it has tackled the Central Remedial Clinic’s funding, Rehab, (...)

Thomas Walsh of Abbeylara, Co Longford, leaving court yesterday   following a High Court hearing in which the Garda apologised    for  stopping and arresting him in 2007.  Photograph: Collins-Courts

Gardaí have apologised before the High Court to a man who sued over alleged assault, false imprisonment and malicious prosecution.Gardaí have also ack(...)