Kathleen O’Toole, the chairman of the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland, has said that she believes Garda reform will not be achieved by one person. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Kathleen O’Toole, the chairman of the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland, has said she believes Garda reform will not be achieved by one (...)

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan: will seek an interim report from the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland on reform progress. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

The Government has asked the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland to fast-track its recommendations on Garda reform in response to the resi(...)

Former Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan:  her departure resolves significant political problems. But it raises a series of policy difficulties too. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

When the position of Garda commissioner was advertised in 2014, an inspirational leader with the utmost integrity was sought. The successful candidat(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan will miss next week’s meeting of the Policing Authority. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The head of the Policing Authority has said it is “unfortunate” that Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan will miss next week’s meeting of the authori(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan leaving the Public Accounts Committee. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The criticism of Garda management contained in the report by the Dáil’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is entirely warranted. It is further evidence (...)

Kathleen O’Toole  suggests waning confidence in the Garda is not about Nóirín O’Sullivan. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan inherited a poison chalice and it was now time public debate around the Garda moved away from name-calling and fi(...)

Kathleen O’Toole,  the chief of police in Seattle,  is to chair the 12-person commission which will conduct a root-and-branch review of An Garda Síochána.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

An independent root-and-branch review of An Garda Síochána will not issue a final report for 16 months but may provide a series of rolling recommendat(...)

Garda Commissioner Noirin O Sullivan.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Government has agreed the scope of the root and branch review into An Garda Síochána and the panel which will oversee it. It was also agreed that(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald and Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan: the Tánaiste has publicly supported the commissioner despite concerns about her knowledge of financial irregularities at Templemore Garda college. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Pressure is mounting on Tánaiste and Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald to remove Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan from office or face a moti(...)

Dr Maurice Hayes said the Garda Inspectorate’s 2015 report “Changing Policing in Ireland” had not yet been acted upon.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A former member of the Patten Commission on policing reform in Northern Ireland has questioned the need for the “root-and-branch” review of An Garda S(...)

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