# breath-tests - Friday 31 August, 2018
Management has been accused of “going down a dangerous road” if it is judging performance purely based on these statistics.
# breath-tests - Wednesday 8 August, 2018
The authority has outlined a series of concerns about how the force operates.
# breath-tests - Thursday 23 November, 2017
# breath-tests - Saturday 4 November, 2017
It is time now for the finger-pointing to stop and for that culture shift we’ve been hearing about for years to begin.
# breath-tests - Thursday 2 November, 2017
The report published yesterday details how and why checkpoints were faked.
# breath-tests - Wednesday 1 November, 2017
Gardaí are having their fingers rapped over breath tests again – this time by the Policing Authority.
# breath-tests - Wednesday 27 September, 2017
# breath-tests - Monday 18 September, 2017
Jim O’Callaghan said investigating such a large number of cases would “cost a huge amount of money”.
# breath-tests - Sunday 17 September, 2017
Fianna Fáil’s Jim O’Callaghan has suggested that attempting to prosecute individual gardaí would be an exercise in futility.
# breath-tests - Thursday 14 September, 2017
The Garda Representative Association hit out at management, claiming the debacle is “entirely of their own making”.
# breath-tests - Saturday 9 September, 2017
Many members of the force felt senior gardaí had already made their mind up about who was to blame.
# breath-tests - Thursday 7 September, 2017
A report found that there was a 71% gap between the breath test figures recorded on Pulse, and the actual tests carried out.
# breath-tests - Wednesday 6 September, 2017
A garda report into alcohol testing has found a difference of over 1.4 million between the number of tests counted and those actually carried out.
Questions are being raised after 500,000 more false garda breath tests have been found.
# breath-tests - Wednesday 26 July, 2017
The figures will now be released every quarter.
# breath-tests - Thursday 29 June, 2017
# breath-tests - Monday 15 May, 2017
She has faced increasing pressure in recent months following a string of controversies.
# breath-tests - Thursday 27 April, 2017
# breath-tests - Wednesday 26 April, 2017
Deputy Commissisioner John Twomey stressed all of these deaths were fully investigated.
# breath-tests - Tuesday 25 April, 2017
Garda management will present an interim report on the breath test scandal to the Policing Authority this week.
# breath-tests - Monday 24 April, 2017
The head of the Garda Representative Association said the role of managers is to ensure lower ranks are properly supervised.
# breath-tests - Tuesday 11 April, 2017
There has been added scrutiny on An Garda Síochána in recent times.
The general secretary of AGSI said “the finger of blame is pointing downwards without any evidence”.
# breath-tests - Sunday 2 April, 2017
The former Nothern Ireland police ombudsman said it is “mind-boggling” that this could have happened.
# breath-tests - Saturday 1 April, 2017
Colin Connolly said he had hoped for change when Nóirín O’Sullivan took over but this just never happened.
The lack of clarity about who was involved in the internal investigation was highlighted by TD Mick Wallace when he questioned the Commissioner this week.
# breath-tests - Friday 31 March, 2017
Although many questions were asked, few were answered.
# breath-tests - Tuesday 28 March, 2017
There have been tense exchanges in the chamber this evening.
Sinn Féin has called a no-confidence motion in Nóirín O’Sullivan to be voted on next week in the Dáil.
The issue was raised a second time in 2015 after the Medical Bureau of Road Safety did its own survey of the devices.
The Commissioner told reporters yesterday she had heard the “disquiet” around the force’s latest scandal.
# breath-tests - Sunday 26 March, 2017
Fianna Fáil withdraw their support for the Garda Commissioner Nóiríon O’Sullivan.
# breath-tests - Thursday 26 May, 2011
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