10 results

The garda at the centre of the allegations, who was not directly involved in the murder investigation, has not been suspended, and the claims against the individual remain unproven. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

An internal Garda investigation is progressing into claims that a garda shredded a key witness statement in a murder investigation and perverted the c(...)

Most of the grievances to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission related to abuse of authority, neglect of duty, discourtesy and non-fatal offences. Photograph: The Irish Times

A garda received 15 reminders to progress an investigation into a rape allegation but they were not “acted upon”, according to a report of the Garda S(...)

AGSI said Sgt Galvin, a married father of three, was known for his professionalism and obliging nature. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Reports three years ago that a Garda sergeant who took his own life could have been told a week earlier that a criminal inquiry into him had exonerate(...)

A 79-year-old man had to have his leg amputated in hospital after he was struck by a car being pursued by gardaí in Parteen Co Clare.

The 26-year-old driver of a car that ploughed into three elderly pensioners outside a Pitch and Putt course in Co Clare was on bail at the time, it h(...)

The Government report into the alleged bugging of the offices of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) by retired judge John Cooke has found that there is no evidence that surveillance took place.

- It is “clear” the evidence does not support the proposition actual surveillance of the kind asserted in The Sunday Times article took place and “muc(...)

Sgt Maurice McCabe arriving for the Public Account Committee meeting in Leinster House in January 2014.Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The name of Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe may have only become fixed in the public consciousness in recent months, but Official Ireland ha(...)

“Am I satisfied that no organ of the State put the Garda Ombudsman Commission under surveillance?’’ said he. “Yes, I am.’’ Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore is a politician who masters his brief. He spent part of yesterday morning studying the Government’s response to the fall(...)

Chairman Simon O’Brien backed up the account of commissioner Kieran Fitzgerald that there was evidence of some sort of security breach at the commission’s headquarters in Dublin

The controversy surrounding alleged security breaches at the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) escalated yesterday when its chairman s(...)

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter addressing the Dáil this evening.

There is “no definitive evidence” of unauthorised surveillance of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC), Minister for Justice Alan Sha(...)

There is no definitive evidence of unauthorised surveillance of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission , Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has told the Dáil. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Statement by the Minister for Justice and Equality, Alan Shatter, TD on allegations of surveillance of offices of Garda Síochána Ombudsman Comm(...)