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From TheJournal.ie Gardaí 'hugely frustrated' at false complaints made to Gsoc 'without fear of prosecution' Oversight

Gardaí 'hugely frustrated' at false complaints made to Gsoc 'without fear of prosecution'

A report this week recommended an overhaul of the system for dealing with complaints against gardaí.

From TheJournal.ie Animal welfare charity temporarily suspends activities after 'unfounded criticism on social media' Clare Spca

Animal welfare charity temporarily suspends activities after 'unfounded criticism on social media'

The charity has ceased operations until a new committee is formed.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's not good enough': Committee says better oversight of how RTÉ spends taxpayers' money is needed Licence Fee

'It's not good enough': Committee says better oversight of how RTÉ spends taxpayers' money is needed

It called on RTÉ to sign up to new service-level agreement to ensure there is transparency in how it spends the licence fee money.

From TheJournal.ie 'Do your job': Finance Committee wants ECB chief to explain role in tracker mortgage scandal Oversight

'Do your job': Finance Committee wants ECB chief to explain role in tracker mortgage scandal

The committee’s chair said it is important to keep the pressure on the banks now.

From TheJournal.ie Canada takes down Holocaust memorial after forgetting to mention Jewish people Oversight

Canada takes down Holocaust memorial after forgetting to mention Jewish people

Critics called it a “profoundly obvious omission”.

From TheJournal.ie 'I forgot to give them a receipt': James Reilly referred to gardaí by Sipo over €1k election donation Oversight

'I forgot to give them a receipt': James Reilly referred to gardaí by Sipo over €1k election donation

Under Sipo rules, the maximum cash donation that may be accepted by a candidate during the general election is €200.

From TheJournal.ie New Policing Authority will learn from bad blood between gardaí and GSOC Oversight

New Policing Authority will learn from bad blood between gardaí and GSOC

The chair of the newly established body said it would be foolish not to recognise the potential for tension with gardaí.

From The42 Drogba: I thought Terry was a Chelsea reserve! Oversight

Drogba: I thought Terry was a Chelsea reserve!

The Ivorian reveals the info in his soon-to-be-released autobiography.

From TheJournal.ie One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live Waiting

One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live

Serious concerns have been expressed about the quality of life children in direct provision have.

From TheJournal.ie Car that struck motorcyclist was being chased by gardaí In Pursuit

Car that struck motorcyclist was being chased by gardaí

The 44-year-old motorcyclist was airlifted to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin yesterday evening after the crash, and is in a serious condition.

From TheJournal.ie Traveller and human rights groups to have their say on Garda oversight Transparency

Traveller and human rights groups to have their say on Garda oversight

The Oireachtas Justice Committee is holding a meeting on the issue today and had invited a number of groups to speak.

From TheJournal.ie Oversight and Audit Commission to scrutinise local government spending Jobswatch

Oversight and Audit Commission to scrutinise local government spending

Minister Phil Hogan is looking for expressions of interest from people suitable to sit on the Commission.

From TheJournal.ie Labour reminds us it wanted a Garda Authority 14 years ago Taking The Lead

Labour reminds us it wanted a Garda Authority 14 years ago

Lead author of a policy paper, TD Anne Ferris, denied this was an attempt by the party to take charge of government discussions on the establishment of the new body.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Medical Organisation AGM begins in Kerry amid tensions IMO

Irish Medical Organisation AGM begins in Kerry amid tensions

The IMO president has said this year’s AGM is more important than many recent conferences.

From TheJournal.ie Mississippi formally abolishes slavery (after forgetting to do it before now) Oversight

Mississippi formally abolishes slavery (after forgetting to do it before now)

The state was the last to formally ratify the 13th Amendment in 1995 – but had forgotten to file the proper paperwork.

From TheJournal.ie Dáil's public spending watchdog hauls bosses in over health overspend Money Money Money

Dáil's public spending watchdog hauls bosses in over health overspend

The Public Accounts committee is going to question the heads of the HSE and the Department of Health about spending on drugs, overtime, and consultants.