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#Drew Harris

# drew-harris - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

More accountability and support for garda wellbeing: 'Sweeping reform' of policing recommended
# An Garda Síochána
# An Garda Síochána

More accountability and support for garda wellbeing: 'Sweeping reform' of policing recommended

Updated Sep 18th 2018, 5:40 PM 18,431 Views 81 Comments

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris said the Commission on the Future of Policing’s report will benefit the people of Ireland.

# drew-harris - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Social media abuse an 'ongoing problem' for gardaí as probe launched into 'online threats'
# Frederick Street
# Frederick Street

Social media abuse an 'ongoing problem' for gardaí as probe launched into 'online threats'

Updated Sep 16th 2018, 5:59 PM 41,279 Views 0 Comments

The force also said it is putting supports in place to protect the garda’s safety.

# drew-harris - Sunday 9 September, 2018

'I am Irish': New Garda Commissioner says he'll lead by example to restore public's trust in the force
# Drew Harris
# Drew Harris

'I am Irish': New Garda Commissioner says he'll lead by example to restore public's trust in the force

Sep 9th 2018, 11:19 AM 41,995 Views 93 Comments

Drew Harris was speaking with Miriam O’Callaghan on RtÉ Radio One.

# drew-harris - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

'I'm here to serve the Irish people': Drew Harris downplays PSNI role as he begins term as Garda chief
# New Commissioner
# New Commissioner

'I'm here to serve the Irish people': Drew Harris downplays PSNI role as he begins term as Garda chief

Sep 4th 2018, 2:03 PM 20,964 Views 57 Comments

The new Commissioner addressed several issues over his appointment at his first press conference this afternoon.

# drew-harris - Monday 3 September, 2018

Tribunal fallout, resources, rock-bottom morale - The challenges facing the new Garda Commissioner
# To-do List
# To-do List

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

Sep 3rd 2018, 7:30 PM 12,896 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
# Day One
# Day One

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

Sep 3rd 2018, 6:06 AM 25,065 Views 51 Comments

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

# drew-harris - Friday 31 August, 2018

From midnight on Monday, the Gardaí will have a new Commissioner
# Drew Harris
# Drew Harris

From midnight on Monday, the Gardaí will have a new Commissioner

Aug 31st 2018, 6:54 PM 25,099 Views 43 Comments

Dónall Ó Cualáin has held the role since former commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan retired last year.

# drew-harris - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 22nd 2018, 12:27 PM 22,573 Views 85 Comments

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

# drew-harris - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Judge to decide tomorrow if challenge to new Garda Commissioner's appointment will go ahead
# Drew Harris
# Drew Harris

Judge to decide tomorrow if challenge to new Garda Commissioner's appointment will go ahead

Aug 21st 2018, 6:14 PM 8,916 Views 0 Comments

The State, represented by Remy Farrell SC, has opposed the application, and argues MacAirt’s action is “unstateable and novel” and should be dismissed.

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

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

Aug 21st 2018, 12:33 PM 19,694 Views 0 Comments

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

# drew-harris - Friday 17 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 17th 2018, 5:57 PM 109,585 Views 0 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.

# drew-harris - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

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

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

Jul 25th 2018, 6:10 AM 55,197 Views 83 Comments

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

# drew-harris - Friday 4 October, 2013

PSNI to re-examine Liam Adams trial transcripts
# Liam Adams
# Liam Adams

PSNI to re-examine Liam Adams trial transcripts

Oct 4th 2013, 4:13 PM 6,086 Views 43 Comments

The testimony of Gerry Adams will be included in the re-examination