Frances Fitzgerald, Minister for Justice: insisted that a resolution to the dispute could only be found within the terms of the overall Lansdowne Road agreement. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Government is preparing to make a revised offer to An Garda Síochána to provide increased earnings over and above earlier proposals which are now(...)

AGSI president Antoinette Cunningham: “It is disappointing that we are not in a position to report any meaningful progress.” Photograph: James Flynn/APX

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has said there has been “no progress” made in talks with the Government aimed at averting pl(...)

Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin last night said the Government should have included money in the budget for next year to cover a faster pace of pay restoration for public service staff. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Talks between the Garda Representative Association (GRA) and the Department of Justice aimed at averting strike action by gardaí scheduled to begin ne(...)

Economic recovery was always going to be accompanied by pay expectations, as workers sought to regain the ground conceded after the economic crash. Un(...)

Antoinette Cunningham, president of the Association of Garda Sergeants & Inspectors (AGSI) and John Jacob, general secretary of the AGSI. Discussions had commenced on contingency planning, said Ms Cunningham. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Talks between the Department of Justice and the Garda Represenative Association (GRA) are to continue next week in an attempt to avert a threatened g(...)

 Nóirín O’Sullivan: It emerged yesterday that the Minister for Justice  had not had discussions with the Garda Commissioner  regarding plans to deal with planned industrial action by gardaí.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Garda authorities will take whatever measures they can to ensure the best possible policing service i s in place during planned Garda strikes, the De(...)

The Department of Justice is due to hold talks with the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (Agsi) on Thursday and with the Garda Representative Association (GRA) on Friday. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

With an escalating campaign of industrial action by gardaí due to commence on Friday morning - and with full strikes scheduled to begin in just over a(...)

Antoinette Cunningham president of the Association of Garda Sergeants & Inspectors (AGSI) talks to reporters. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Garda sergeants and inspectors have decided to join their rank and file colleagues on four days of strike action next month. The decision was arrived(...)

Tánaiste and Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald: Garda strike action would have negative effects on Garda and public morale. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald has warned about the fallout from the threatened industrial action by gardaí. “In the event that it proceeds, such actio(...)

Members of the Garda Representative protest outside Government Buildings at the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform  last July. Photograph Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The Garda Representative Association (GRA) has said it is open to further talks with Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald to avert threatened indus(...)

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