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#garda reform

# garda-reform - Thursday 11 April, 2019

'Over-promising and under delivering': Policing Authority critical of garda approach to implementing change
# Garda Reform
# Garda Reform

'Over-promising and under delivering': Policing Authority critical of garda approach to implementing change

Apr 11th 2019, 6:10 AM 8,850 Views 8 Comments

The Policing Authority said that some gardaí have expressed “cynicism and scepticism” to proposed changes.

# garda-reform - Friday 30 November, 2018

Taoiseach tells new gardaí: 'Your loyalty is not to the person in the uniform. It is to the uniform and all that it stands for'
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# Garda Reform

Taoiseach tells new gardaí: 'Your loyalty is not to the person in the uniform. It is to the uniform and all that it stands for'

Nov 30th 2018, 1:48 PM 30,678 Views 62 Comments

A change in the culture of gardaí in which ‘no-one ever hesitates in speaking truth to power’ is needed, according to Leo Varadkar.

# garda-reform - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Ireland 'shouldn't go down US route of splitting security and policing'
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# Policing

Ireland 'shouldn't go down US route of splitting security and policing'

Jul 19th 2017, 6:15 PM 11,736 Views 33 Comments

The chair of the Future of Policing Commission said splitting security and policing systems might not be the answer to tackling terrorism.

# garda-reform - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Opinion: 'Public inquiries are not just a diversionary tactic. They're necessary'
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# Garda Reform

Opinion: 'Public inquiries are not just a diversionary tactic. They're necessary'

Apr 5th 2017, 6:30 AM 248 Views 9 Comments

We need to recognise public enquiries as a means to achieve real changes, writes Dr Fiona Donson.

# garda-reform - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Fitzgerald: 'We need to confront deficiencies and bad practices in An Garda Síochána'
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# Reform

Fitzgerald: 'We need to confront deficiencies and bad practices in An Garda Síochána'

Oct 11th 2014, 2:10 PM 7,028 Views 30 Comments

New reforms are on the way, with many to be enacted in this Oireachtas term.

# garda-reform - Monday 9 September, 2013

Gardaí developing online vetting process to cut wait times
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# Garda Vetting Unit

Gardaí developing online vetting process to cut wait times

Sep 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 9,007 Views 32 Comments

The the current average processing time for applications is around 14 weeks according to Minister for Justice Alan Shatter.