Maurice Mccabe

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Let’s hope that Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan is hopelessly out of his depth in the very deep waters into which he has waded. Why? Because the al(...)

Gara Commissioner Martin Callinan appearing before the PAC this morning. Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan giving evidence to the PAC last week

Fresh divisions surfaced today within the Public Accounts Committee ahead of a key meeting this afternoon on the penalty points debacle.The emergent s(...)

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter (left) and Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan. The Minister has referred the penalty points controversy to the Garda Ombudsman.   Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has criticised some of the members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) for prejudging the penalty points (...)

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter who has decided to refer the penalty points affair to the Garda Ombudsman. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

The Garda Ombudsman Commission has said its investigation into the penalty points affair will be an interesting test case of the relationship between (...)

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan said he had been in dialogue with Minister for Justice Alan Shatter and looked forward “to co-operating fully with the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission in its examination” of the points affair.  Photograph: Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland

The Garda Ombudsman Commission said it should be allowed scope to investigate the penalty points affair “unhindered”. For his part, Garda Commissio(...)

Gay Byrne:  “Many young gardaí would feel disillusioned with the whole bloody system.” Photograph: Alan Betson.

The alleged widespread and systematic quashing of penalty points by An Garda Síochána must be openly investigated, the chairman of the Road Safety Aut(...)

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar says the Government is “committed to transparency”. Photograph: Frank Miller

Minister for Tranport Leo Varadkar has said that a garda sergeant should be allowed to testify before the Public Accounts Committee over alleged irreg(...)

 Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan leaving Leinster House yesterday after attending the sitting of the Public Accounts Committee. Photograph: David Sleator

The Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan has consulted with the Attorney General’s office about the options open to him in seeking to prevent a garda se(...)

 Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan strongly criticised the behaviour of what he called two “so-called whistleblowers”. Photograph: David Sleator

Is the Public Accounts Committee the correct forum for airing allegations about corruption within the Garda Síochána?That’s the question that hung in (...)

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