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SARAH BURNS A man in his 20s has been arrested after drugs with a value of close to €500,000 along with a number of shotgun cartridges were seized dur(...)

A report into civil search and rescue flights has found a ‘disconnect’ between agencies with regards to whois responsible for safety and legal oversight. Photograph: The Irish Times

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) should be “formally and clearly” assigned responsibility for legal and safety oversight of civil search and rescue (...)

Elvira Ferraii had come to Ireland last month to study English.

Swiss authorities are liaising with the family of Elvira Ferraii, who died when the caravan in which she was staying was overturned and swept towards (...)

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris earlier this month in Templemore, Co Tipperary. “Regrettably, An Garda Síochána will significantly exceed the budget this year,” he said on Thursday. Photograph: Don Moloney/Press 22

Spending in An Garda Síochána is too high and overtime and other forms of discretionary spending have been cut for the remainder of the year, Garda Co(...)

Investigating gardaí are appealing for information from anyone who was in the vicinity of Killiney Shopping Centre and the surrounding area between 9.30am and 11.30am on Wednesday. File photograph: Google Street View

A robbery took place at Killiney Shopping Centre in south county Dublin at approximately 10.36am yesterday, according to gardaí. An undisclosed amoun(...)

The scene on Linen Hall Street, Dundalk, Co. Louth, Ireland, where a woman  was fatally stabbed  on Tuesday. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

A 48-year-old man appeared in court in Dundalk, Co Louth on Thursday charged with the murder of a mother of two. Edmundas Dauksa faces a single charg(...)

Newly-graduated gardaí celebrate at the Garda passing-out ceremony in Templemore, Co Tipperary, earlier this month. Photograph: Don Moloney/Press 22

Recently a young Garda recruit was worrying where she might be stationed when her training ended. She told The Irish Times she did not know what lay a(...)

One senior officer said  young gardaí all wanted to work in the ‘big well-known units that see a lot of action and get all the headlines’. Photograph: Eamonn Farrell /

Community policing should become the main service provided by the Garda to the public and not be seen as a speciality that about one in 10 gardaí are (...)

A new agency within government and answerable to the Taoiseach is also suggested to co-ordinate State security intelligence; a move that may have the effect of a badly needed crash course for Government in State security. Photograph: Eric Luke

Q: A new report from the Commission on the future of policing in Ireland recommends major Garda reform. How significant is it? A: It is probably the (...)

Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys, Minister of State for Financial Services and Insurance Michael D’Arcy and commission chair Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns at the launch of the report. Photograph: Iain White / Fennell Photography

The Government needs to respond quickly and decisively to the report of the Personal Injuries Commission, which has identified serious flaws in our co(...)

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