Young gardaí were ‘betrayed and pilloried’ by Garda management, the GRA head PJ Stone said. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Young and inexperienced probationer gardai who were assigned cases they should never have been have found themselves caught up in the allegations rais(...)

A file image of Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan who has suggested that a new commission be established to examine Garda pay and conditions. Photograph: Eric Luke

Conor Lally Crime Correspondent In Westport The largest body representing members of An Garda Síochána has welcomed what it (...)

The Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan, arriving at the Garda Representatives Association annual Conference in Westport, Co. Mayo yesterday with GRA General Secretary PJ Stone. Photograph: Keith Heneghan / Phocus.

The largest body representing members of An Garda Síochána has welcomed what it believes is an acknowledgement from Garda Commissioner Martin C(...)

Garda Representative Association general secretary PJ Stone participating in a protest over proposed Garda pay cuts under the new Croke Park agreement outside Leinster House in Dublin last month. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish  Times

Delegates representing rank and file gardaí are to demand they have a voice at future negotiations on pay at their annual conference, starting (...)