Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan held her first major conference with senior officers from across the force since she was appointed to the post last month. Photograph: Gareth Chaney

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan has held her first major conference with senior officers from across the force since she was appointed to the pos(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has appointed a judge to oversee the administration of the Garda penalty points system. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The future administration of the penalty points system will be overseen by a former president of the Circuit Court, Judge Matthew Deery, as part of(...)

 Minister for Justice  Frances Fitzgerald and  Garda Commissioner Noirín O Sullivan. A senior Garda is investigating  a claim that gardaí and the HSE failed to respond to a reported assault on a woman. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

Allegations that gardaí and the HSE failed to respond to a reported assault on a woman are being investigated, Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald(...)

Garda Adrian Donohoe. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Garda Commissioner has called on anyone with information on the murder of Garda Adrian Donohoe, who was shot dead in Co Louth two years ago, to co(...)

Mick Wallace: The system is broken. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

The only meaningful change that has taken place in the Garda Síochána and in its culture has been the appointment of a new commissioner, the Indepe(...)

Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and vice-president of the European Commission, at Iveagh House in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will today tell Ireland’s overseas ambassadors he hopes Greek people vote to stay in the euro. He is also expected to stress the(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A “transformational plan” for An Garda Síochána will be announced in the new year and the necessary reforms for the force will be implemented, newly a(...)

In some of the complaints it is alleged a lack of care or the poor treatment of now deceased persons contributed to their deaths.

Gardaí are reviewing 700 complaints relating to residential care homes for the disabled and nursing homes for the elderly.The detail of a large volume(...)

Paschal Donohoe photographed on the plinth of the Dáil announcing the amended road traffic legislation to deal with penalty points. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

What’s the problem?Two errors in the Road Traffic Act 2014 have emerged which have placed a question mark over the 200,000 penalty points issued to 78(...)

It is fourteen years ago since Trevor Deely went missing in Dublin city centre. He would be 36 now.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The father of missing man Trevor Deely has said he hopes the appointment of Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan will bring a new impetus to the fo(...)