Joseph Nugent

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“I think it is disrespectful, I think it is a laugh and I think it is wrong,” Labour TD Alan Kelly said. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Top-ranking gardaí were branded “disrespectful” by politicians for failing to appear before the Oireachtas Justice Committee on Wednesday in a perceiv(...)

An interim audit of the finances of the Garda College at Templemore released in March 2017 outlined the existence of 50 bank accounts. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

An internal Garda audit has identified €24,000 worth of shares in an insurance company in the name of Templemore Garda college. Chief administrative (...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan arriving at the Public Accounts Committee to discuss  matters on financial procedures at the Garda College in Templemore. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG) has criticised Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan for failing to inform his office of financial irreg(...)

Niall Kelly, the civilian head of the Garda’s internal audit unit (left) and John Barrett  (right) executive director HR at the PAC hearing  on Wednesday

Senior members of An Garda Síochána were unable to tell the Dáil’s Public Accounts committee if the force was tax compliant. The issue arose during e(...)

The Public Accounts Committee is hearing evidence on Wednesday from six civilian members of An Garda Síochána. File photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The civilian head of human resources at An Garda Síochána has described as “extraordinary” a claim that he may have been guilty of a crime for raising(...)

Niall Kelly, head of the Garda’s internal audit unit, said there was a perception within the force problems should not be admitted to and kept away from public scrutiny. Photograph: Frank Miller

A senior civilian in An Garda Síochána has alleged that senior figures in the force deliberately withheld information about financial irregularities a(...)

 Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan  with Joseph Nugent, the Garda’s civilian chief administration officer, at the public meeting at Griffith College, Dublin, with the Policing Authority.  Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan has insisted there is no evidence her use of a private email account to send material relating to her work has co(...)

Most passports are lost at weekends by young people using the document as an over-18s identification. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The director of the Passport Office has called for Irish people to have more “regard” for their passports as he reveals about 120 are lost every day.J(...)