HSE director general Tony O’Brien:   the Government has so far resisted calls for him  to resign

The Fianna Fáil front bench will meet on Tuesday to decide whether to support a planned Dáil motion of no confidence in HSE director general Tony O’Br(...)

The current sitting of the tribunal is examining whether a false sex abuse allegation or any other unjustified ground were used at the confidential hearings of the 2015 O’Higgins Commission by the Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan, to discredit Sgt Maurice McCabe.  Photograph: Collins

The chairman of the Charleton Tribunal, Mr Justice Peter Charleton, has queried whether there was “any basis” for the Oireachtas asking him to investi(...)

After two reports, much political hand wringing and a sharp fracture in relations between rank and file officers and Garda management, one stark lesso(...)

At the core of both disclosures is the assertion that senior gardaí orchestrated what is described as a sustained campaign aimed at destroying the character and reputation of Sgt Maurice McCabe. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The retired judge examining two recent protected disclosures made to the Department of Justice by two serving members of the Garda Síochána has reque(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan at the Policing Authority meeting for discussions about community safety.

The Garda Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau arrested more than 200 people in its first year of operation, the inaugural public meeting between the new (...)

 From left: Minister of State, Simon Harris TD; Minister for Justice and Eqaulity, Frances Fitzgerald TD; and Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan; at Athlone Garda Station last week to ppublicise  details of An Garda Síochana Building and Refurbishment Programme. Photograph: James Flynn/APX

Under pressure as a storm whips up around rural crime ahead of the general election, Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has done her best to look(...)

 When asked for her view on the abuse President Michael D Higgins recently  faced when leaving a school in Finglas, Dublin,  Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan  said it was “unacceptable that any person” be subjected to protests of that nature. File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Some of the protests against water charges had changed in “tone and sentiment” and were now “unacceptable”, Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan has s(...)