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Drew Harris: 'We don't regard a dentist's appointment in Tenerife as being a reasonable excuse to travel'
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Drew Harris: 'We don't regard a dentist's appointment in Tenerife as being a reasonable excuse to travel'

Feb 13th 2021, 7:48 AM 52,238 Views 111 Comments

The garda commissioner also discussed the powers given to gardaí, having Covid-19, and his father’s killing on the Late Late Show.

Drew Harris says gardaí have stepped up investigations to identify organisers of anti-lockdown protests
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Drew Harris says gardaí have stepped up investigations to identify organisers of anti-lockdown protests

Oct 23rd 2020, 2:23 PM 16,708 Views 0 Comments

Yesterday in Dublin, gardaí arrested 11 people following an anti-lockdown protest in the city.

Garda Commissioner restricting movements following close contact with Covid-19 case
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Garda Commissioner restricting movements following close contact with Covid-19 case

Oct 13th 2020, 9:10 PM 23,259 Views 28 Comments

Drew Harris tested negative for Covid-19 at the weekend.

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Coronavirus measures: Retiring gardaí asked to stay on and 325 Garda students to be sworn in

Updated Mar 13th 2020, 11:12 AM 75,357 Views 108 Comments

The announcement means that Garda annual leave has been limited and that Garda training has been deferred.

Drew Harris says he has 'no regrets' over his comments about IRA Army Council and Sinn Féin
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Drew Harris says he has 'no regrets' over his comments about IRA Army Council and Sinn Féin

Feb 26th 2020, 6:15 PM 41,089 Views 133 Comments

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has said the ‘war is over, the IRA is off the stage’.

Garda Commissioner cites lack of resources as he delays 136 transfers to roads policing
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Garda Commissioner cites lack of resources as he delays 136 transfers to roads policing

Jan 11th 2020, 10:00 PM 26,807 Views 48 Comments

The Road Safety Authority says it is “anxious” to see the full complement of resources being deployed to roads policing duties.

QIH directors meet Garda Commissioner for investigation update
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QIH directors meet Garda Commissioner for investigation update

Dec 18th 2019, 6:29 PM 7,895 Views 0 Comments

In September, QIH director Kevin Lunney was taken from near his home and assaulted.

Six months pay to be offered to senior gardaí to encourage early retirement
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Six months pay to be offered to senior gardaí to encourage early retirement

Dec 17th 2019, 6:00 AM 27,380 Views 44 Comments

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris will seek 30 senior Garda officers to avail of the severance package.

Garda Commissioner says he's  'anxious' for cross-border cooperation post-Brexit
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Garda Commissioner says he's 'anxious' for cross-border cooperation post-Brexit

Dec 16th 2019, 10:57 PM 9,356 Views 0 Comments

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris was speaking on RTÉ One’s Crimecall this evening.

Family of man shot dead in Dundalk in 1976 to meet with Garda Commissioner this morning
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Family of man shot dead in Dundalk in 1976 to meet with Garda Commissioner this morning

Dec 2nd 2019, 6:00 AM 8,226 Views 8 Comments

His family have long maintained Ludlow was an innocent victim of a loyalist death squad.

Garda Commissioner says threatening posters against Quinn directors will be removed from lampposts
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Garda Commissioner says threatening posters against Quinn directors will be removed from lampposts

Oct 30th 2019, 8:22 PM 20,179 Views 20 Comments

The Taoiseach said the State won’t be found wanting in ensuring that law and order prevails.

Less than half of Irish public think An Garda Síochána is well-managed
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Less than half of Irish public think An Garda Síochána is well-managed

Jul 16th 2019, 12:38 PM 19,688 Views 85 Comments

A new garda survey found a high level of trust in gardaí with 75% of people saying officers in their area can be relied on to be there when needed.

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris awarded for PSNI role in latest round of Queen's honours
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Garda Commissioner Drew Harris awarded for PSNI role in latest round of Queen's honours

Jun 7th 2019, 10:58 PM 27,188 Views 70 Comments

Harris’ award was announced in a statement by the Policing Authority this evening.

France requests deployment of two gardaí to assist with Irish tourists during D-Day events
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France requests deployment of two gardaí to assist with Irish tourists during D-Day events

May 29th 2019, 6:10 AM 36,570 Views 31 Comments

Garda assistance has been requested by France for the months of July and August.

Family members of victims to be consulted on how Ireland can introduce domestic homicide reviews
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Family members of victims to be consulted on how Ireland can introduce domestic homicide reviews

May 14th 2019, 6:00 AM 8,620 Views 0 Comments

Pressure has been mounting to introduce the reviews after the murder of Clodagh Hawe and her three children.

Garda Commissioner examining case of alleged Garda discrimination against Travellers
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Garda Commissioner examining case of alleged Garda discrimination against Travellers

May 11th 2019, 9:30 AM 31,206 Views 5 Comments

The minister said it is incumbent on all members of the gardaí to abide by the code of conduct as they go about their work.

Commissioner says €22m for 'parading time' is drain on garda overtime budget
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Commissioner says €22m for 'parading time' is drain on garda overtime budget

May 9th 2019, 12:36 PM 46,330 Views 46 Comments

The Garda Commissioner is appearing before the Oireachtas Public Accounts committee for the first time today.

Explainer: Why has a minor accident involving the Garda Commissioner attracted controversy?
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Explainer: Why has a minor accident involving the Garda Commissioner attracted controversy?

Apr 8th 2019, 5:45 PM 48,044 Views 77 Comments

Details of the accident at Garda headquarters emerged over the weekend.

Call for clarity after PSNI vehicle carrying Drew Harris hits barrier at Garda HQ
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Call for clarity after PSNI vehicle carrying Drew Harris hits barrier at Garda HQ

Apr 7th 2019, 12:59 PM 86,282 Views 144 Comments

The Garda Commissioner was travelling back from Northern Ireland on official business when the incident happened.

Over half of youths not punished for serious crimes due to garda scheme failings went on to reoffend
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Over half of youths not punished for serious crimes due to garda scheme failings went on to reoffend

Feb 28th 2019, 6:23 PM 12,755 Views 20 Comments

In more than 2,000 cases an adult who was also involved in the crime was cautioned or prosecuted for the offence.

Commissioner says there's no plan to move 600 gardaí to border - but what WILL happen?
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Commissioner says there's no plan to move 600 gardaí to border - but what WILL happen?

Jan 24th 2019, 2:58 PM 13,172 Views 16 Comments

There is concern as the March deadline approaches that hundreds of gardaí will be transferred last-minute in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Garda Commissioner: 'I'm not apologising for cutting overtime'
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Garda Commissioner: 'I'm not apologising for cutting overtime'

Oct 24th 2018, 3:32 PM 31,356 Views 49 Comments

Drew Harris said he has a responsibility to show good management of public money.

'No credible evidence' O'Sullivan 'played any part' in campaign against McCabe
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'No credible evidence' O'Sullivan 'played any part' in campaign against McCabe

Oct 11th 2018, 12:49 PM 10,783 Views 31 Comments

Judge Peter Charleton said Superintendent David Taylor had “every reason to lie” about the former Garda Commissioner because he was “bitter” about several things.

Tribunal fallout, resources, rock-bottom morale - The challenges facing the new Garda Commissioner
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Tribunal fallout, resources, rock-bottom morale - The challenges facing the new Garda Commissioner

Sep 3rd 2018, 7:30 PM 12,864 Views 26 Comments

He comes from a policing background, but there are some very specific hurdles for him to tackle in his new organisation.

'It's now my team': Drew Harris sworn in as garda commissioner
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'It's now my team': Drew Harris sworn in as garda commissioner

Sep 3rd 2018, 6:06 AM 24,983 Views 51 Comments

They’re not looking for much – just better uniforms, body cameras tasers and occupational supports.

High Court dismisses case to prevent Drew Harris becoming next Garda Commissioner
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High Court dismisses case to prevent Drew Harris becoming next Garda Commissioner

Aug 22nd 2018, 12:27 PM 22,478 Views 85 Comments

Belfast based researcher Ciaran MacAirt had asked the High Court to judicially review the Irish Government’s decision to appoint Harris.

Legal challenge to prevent Drew Harris becoming Garda Commissioner gets under way
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Legal challenge to prevent Drew Harris becoming Garda Commissioner gets under way

Aug 21st 2018, 12:33 PM 19,681 Views 0 Comments

Harris ‘lacks the independence’ to fulfill the State’s top policing role, it’s being claimed.

High Court challenge launched to prevent Drew Harris becoming next Garda Commissioner
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High Court challenge launched to prevent Drew Harris becoming next Garda Commissioner

Aug 17th 2018, 5:57 PM 109,516 Views 30 Comments

The action has been brought by Ciaran MacAirt whose grandmother was killed when a loyalist bomb exploded at McGurk’s Bar in Belfast in 1971.

Donegal County Council passes motion saying Drew Harris should not be hired
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Donegal County Council passes motion saying Drew Harris should not be hired

Jul 25th 2018, 6:10 AM 55,149 Views 83 Comments

The councillor who brought forward the motion said it will now be forwarded to every council in Ireland.

PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris named as new Garda Commissioner
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PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris named as new Garda Commissioner

Updated Jun 26th 2018, 8:57 PM 80,645 Views 178 Comments

Nóirín O’Sullivan stepped down from her role in September 2017.

Tribunal to consider if any evidence of 'dark truth' that commissioner was 'going after' McCabe
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Tribunal to consider if any evidence of 'dark truth' that commissioner was 'going after' McCabe

Feb 8th 2018, 6:15 PM 12,119 Views 0 Comments

Mr Justice Peter Charleton outlined 11 questions he will consider when preparing his latest report.

Law to be changed to allow over 55s apply for job of new Garda Commissioner
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Law to be changed to allow over 55s apply for job of new Garda Commissioner

Feb 6th 2018, 8:34 PM 12,652 Views 42 Comments

Former commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan retired from the position last September.

'You really need to think about this' - what Garda legal head says he should've said to Nóirín O'Sullivan
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'You really need to think about this' - what Garda legal head says he should've said to Nóirín O'Sullivan

Jan 16th 2018, 6:05 AM 15,064 Views 0 Comments

On 11 May 2015, garda policy was to defend whistleblowers. By 15 May, it was impugning Maurice McCabe at the O’Higgins Commission.

The new Garda Commissioner does not need policing experience and their pay could top €200k
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The new Garda Commissioner does not need policing experience and their pay could top €200k

Dec 12th 2017, 10:49 PM 17,664 Views 53 Comments

A bump of the current €180,000 salary is expected to attract a top candidate.

Commissioner confirms no gardaí will be disciplined over breath test scandal
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Commissioner confirms no gardaí will be disciplined over breath test scandal

Nov 23rd 2017, 6:01 PM 28,465 Views 129 Comments

O Cualáin said reviewing all 505,730 calls made by gardaí to log breath test data would take a number of years.

Over 290 gardaí injured while on duty so far this year
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Over 290 gardaí injured while on duty so far this year

Sep 24th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,242 Views 69 Comments

That’s according to new figures shared by the Minister for Justice and Equality.

Acting Garda Commissioner Dónall Ó Cualáin won't apply for the job
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Acting Garda Commissioner Dónall Ó Cualáin won't apply for the job

Sep 13th 2017, 5:15 PM 17,172 Views 52 Comments

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan announced she was retiring on Sunday.

New Garda Commissioner could come from abroad and be paid more
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New Garda Commissioner could come from abroad and be paid more

Sep 12th 2017, 6:30 AM 14,637 Views 74 Comments

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan said that he accepted the role is challenging, but denied it is a “poisoned chalice”.

Should the new garda commissioner be recruited from outside Ireland? Nearly half of people think so
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Should the new garda commissioner be recruited from outside Ireland? Nearly half of people think so

Sep 11th 2017, 11:35 PM 13,209 Views 62 Comments

A poll carried out for Claire Byrne Live said that 48% of us think the next Commissioner should come from outside the State.

Minister says Nóirín O'Sullivan's pension will reflect her 'experience, expertise and rank'
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Minister says Nóirín O'Sullivan's pension will reflect her 'experience, expertise and rank'

Sep 11th 2017, 1:50 PM 41,163 Views 173 Comments

The Policing Authority has thanked O’Sullivan for 36 years of service to the force.

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