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Drew Harris faces a daunting challenge when he takes up the role of Garda commissioner in September. Photograph: Colm O’Reilly

If ever there was a time to shake up An Garda Síochána by appointing an outsider to lead the force, this was it. As a signal to the 13,000 gardaí acro(...)

The move by Drew Harris from the PSNI to become Garda Commissioner is groundbreaking and one that will be greeted with surprise in Garda circles. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

It’s a hell of a job he’s taking on. That was the verdict of a source close to incoming Garda commissioner Drew Harris OBE; a 53-year-old Police Servi(...)

Deputy Chief Constable with the Police Service of Northern Ireland Drew Harris who has been chosen as the next Garda Commissioner. Photograph: Getty

The Government has agreed the appointment of Drew Harris as the next Garda Commissioner at a salary of €250,000. Mr Harris, who is currently the Depu(...)

Several Garda sources point to the fact that crime is migrating online. Yet some Garda stations still do not have access to the Garda’s computer Pulse database. Photograph: Getty Images

It’s a September morning in 2014 and a group of young men and women shuffles into a small lecture theatre. They’re suited and booted and finally getti(...)

Five people have participated in the final round of interviews to become the next Garda commissioner. File photograph: iStockPhoto

Five individuals have participated in the final round of interviews to become the next Garda commissioner, The Irish Times understands. Former commis(...)

Less than a third of current PSNI officers are from a Catholic background. Photograph: Stephen Davison/Pacemaker

As the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Belfast Agreement approaches, one of the first thing Police Service of Northern Ireland recruits are sti(...)

PSNI constable Ronan Kerr’s hat rests on his coffin at his funeral in 2011 after he was targeted and killed by dissidents. File photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Sinn Féin and the SDLP have called for a return of 50:50 Catholic/Protestant PSNI recruitment after the latest figures indicate a nationalist resistan(...)

Hilary Benn (left) with Brexit committee members on the Border at Middletown, Co Armagh, during a visit to Northern Ireland on Thursday. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Ireland cannot afford to go back to the days of Border posts, the chairman of the House of Commons Brexit committee has said on a visit to Co(...)

PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton has expressed confidence that allegations he and other senior officers were guilty of “criminality and misconduc(...)

Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris said: ‘Policing with the community is at the very centre of everything we do as a police service.’

The PSNI on Monday launched a new recruitment campaign for 300 police constables. The jobs are open to applicants eligible to work permanently in the(...)

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