The officer had been prosecuted by the DPP following an investigation by the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A garda who ended up on trial after he resolved a dispute between a taxi man and a passenger over a €6.25 fare has been cleared of any wrongdoing.Exon(...)

Garda recieved Valentine’s card with g-string, a 22-calibire bullet and a poem of a ‘graphic sexual nature’, a court heard. Photograph: Thinkstock/File photo

A grandmother has been spared jail for lying to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) after she posted a Valentine’s card containing a g-stri(...)

Witness: Marie Farrell, a resident of Schull, Co Cork in 1996-97.Snapshots: Marie Farrell said she had no recollection of what she told the McAndrew I(...)

Marie Farrell says  she cannot explain a discrepancy between her evidence in court and all previous statements she made regarding her movements on the night she saw a man at Kealfadda Bridge not far from where Sophie Toscan du Plantier was murdered. Photograph: Courtpix

Marie Farrell has said she cannot explain a discrepancy between her evidence in court and all previous statements she made regarding her movements on (...)

A determination to improve management standards within the Garda and challenge resistance to external oversight should form the initial agenda for new(...)

Tánaiste  Joan Burton and Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald argued over treatment of protesters by gardaí. Photograph: Eric Luke

Tánaiste Joan Burton told the Dáil yesterday she was satisfied Irish Water would pass the Eurostat market corporation test as an independent company (...)

Tánaiste Joan Burton said Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald should make a complaint to the Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission if she felt gardaí had acted inappropriately. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Tánaiste Joan Burton has said Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald should make a complaint to the Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) if (...)

Gardaí were continuing to terminate driving offence records on behalf of colleagues even after acting Garda Commissioner Noirín O’ Sullivan had set up the internal audit in September. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Hundreds of cases of abuse of the penalty points system are likely to be referred to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC), after the intern(...)

Geraldine O’Rourke: none of the files relating to her brother’s death  from the local Garda station or the hospital  can be located.  Photograph: Ciara Wilkinson

The death of a Drogheda man following a road traffic accident 33 years ago, in which a current Fine Gael councillor was also involved, has been refer(...)

Detectives are investigating possible criminal charges in relation to an incident on Thursday night in which a woman was killed when a car gardaí were(...)