Tony Golden

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The document, written by Murdered Garda Tony Golden for the Cooley Peninsula Community Alert Group in October 2013, was intended to brief them as they campaigned for more resources in the wake of the murder of Det Garda Adrian Donohoe in the area in January of that year.

Murdered Garda Tony Golden had two years ago written a dossier for a residents group in the Co Louth community where he lived and was murdered express(...)

The presence of armed regional support unit members at some Garda checkpoints near the Border is making uniformed unarmed gardaí “feel a little safer and less exposed”, a source said. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Armed gardaí have begun providing back-up to uniformed Garda members in Co Louth as they mount checkpoints along the Border to counteract criminality (...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan  signs a book of condolences at Dundalk Garda station for the late Garda Tony Golden.  Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

An additional 25 gardaí have been sent to Dundalk Garda station to support frontline policing and uniform patrols, it has been confirmed. A Garda spok(...)

Garda killer Adrian Crevan Mackin

Garda killer Adrian Crevan Mackin, the dissident republican who murdered Garda Tony Golden in Co Louth last week, was cremated in Belfast yesterday. M(...)

The State funeral this week of Garda Anthony (Tony) Golden, Blackrock, Co Louth. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Policing by its nature takes place on the fault lines of society. It is adversarial in character, and paradoxically it can be incredibly satisfying to(...)

An elderly woman was wrestled to the ground after interrupting a group of men robbing her home as hundreds queued  to pay respects to murdered garda Tony Golden. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

An elderly woman was wrestled to the ground after interrupting a group of men robbing her home while her family were attending a church event in Dunda(...)

The cortege makes its way through Blackrock village in Co Louth at the State funeral of Garda Anthony Golden. PPhotograph:  Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

The picturesque village of Blackrock on the shores of Louth’s Dundalk Bay came to a standstill as Garda Tony Golden made the journey to his final r(...)

Thousands of people lined the street of Blackrock village in Co Louth for the State funeral of Garda Tony Golden. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Garda Tony Golden may have died a “heroic death” but that would not stop his “Garda family” remembering the life of a special colleague and loving fa(...)

Gardaí line the route of Garda Tony Golden’s funeral cortège in Blackrock, Co Louth. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A hero in the manner of his death while trying to save others, Garda Tony Golden was the quintessential protective big brother growing up in Farranoo,(...)

Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan at the State funeral of Garda Tony Golden, at St Oliver Plunkett Church, Blackrock, Co Louth. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Garda Tony Golden may have died a “heroic death”, but that would not stop his “Garda family” remembering the life of a special colleague and loving fa(...)

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