Seán Phillips and his wife, Norma: “We told these men that this guy was threatening to kill our family, our kids,” Mr Phillips says. “We definitely think the Garda saw Crevan as ‘don’t touch’. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The family of a young woman seriously injured in the same incident in which Garda Tony Golden was murdered two years ago today, are demanding a “full (...)

Gardai confront protesters during an anti-racism march in Dublin in February 2016. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A garda has pleaded not guilty to assaulting an RTÉ cameraman who was filming a violent protest in Dublin. The incident allegedly occurred when gard(...)

A shooting incident involving a garda occurred near the junction of Portobello Road and Kingsland Parade, Portobello, Dublin 8 (above). File photograph: Google Street View

An off-duty detective who shot and injured a man in Dublin last month is the subject of a criminal investigation by the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commi(...)

Nóirín O’Sullivan: “The last Garda commissioner was in and out to so many public forums that she wasn’t able to do her job,” according to Dermot Ahern. Photograph: Alan Betson

In her resignation statement, on Sunday, Nóirín O’Sullivan lamented that the job she was leaving had essentially become about “responding to an unendi(...)

Sgt Maurice McCabe with his wife, Lorraine, at the Charleton tribunal in Dublin Castle, on Monday.  Photograph: Collins Photos

The woman who made a complaint of child sexual abuse against Sgt Maurice McCabe told the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission she was told he watched y(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan: told the Public Accounts Committee last month that the so-called “Cabra account” was being investigated or examined by a number of agencies. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The alleged fraudulent use by the Garda College of European Union monies is now under investigation by OLAF, the EU’s Anti-Fraud Office. The inquiry (...)

GSOC is investigating the death of a man while in custody in Dundalk Garda station.

The death of a man while in custody in Dundalk Garda station is being investigated by the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC). The incident w(...)

Nicky Kelly after he was freed from prison in 1984. Photograph: Tom Lawlor/The Irish Times

The Garda has been dogged by controversy and scandal over the last number of years in particular. However, controversy has not ever been far from the (...)

Dermot Gallagher: he was closely involved in efforts to ensure the establishment of a stable powersharing administration in the North. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Former Department of Foreign Affairs secretary general Dermot Gallagher, who died on Sunday, played a key role in the Northern peace process. Mr Ga(...)

The chair of the Policing Authority, Josephine Feehily, has said that continued issues with the recording of crime statistics by An Garda Síochána only serves to undermine public confidence in the force. Photograph: Laura Hutton/Collins.

The continued issues with the recording of crime statistics by An Garda Síochána only serves to undermine public confidence in the force, the chair o(...)