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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# community policing

This year
Justice Minister to meet with gardaí to discuss ban on community use of Templemore college pool
In November, then-Taoiseach Micheál Martin had given assurances that the local community in Templemore would get access to the garda college pool.
All time
Every street in Dublin to have garda assigned to it by end of this year
The programme is being rolled out nationwide, with an officer responsible for every area in the country.
PSNI hands out "Scratch and Sniff" cards to combat cannabis cultivation
“It’s completely safe, there are no drugs in the card.”
Poll: Should gardaí be tasked with improving quality of living?
Is this a positive move or should resources be focused on crime?
These are the questions gardaí are calling door-to-door asking members of the public
It’s part of the Small Areas Policing Programme, where community gardaí ask individual households for their concerns.
"Only a matter of time" before private security try to take over residential policing
A chief superintendent has made the warning while discussing the Small Areas Policing Programme, where community gardaí will be assigned to individual areas.