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#garda resources

# garda-resources - Monday 2 December, 2019

New garda crackdown to target 'blatant drug dealing' at Dublin city centre hot-spots
# Nuisance Dealing
# Nuisance Dealing

New garda crackdown to target 'blatant drug dealing' at Dublin city centre hot-spots

Dec 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 42,879 Views 63 Comments

The garda crackdowns are targeting areas of the quays as well as particular areas of the Liberties in the south inner city.

# garda-resources - Monday 20 May, 2019

Three west Dublin garda stations regularly share one patrol car as gang feud continues
# Frontline
# Frontline

Three west Dublin garda stations regularly share one patrol car as gang feud continues

May 20th 2019, 12:05 AM 36,659 Views 40 Comments

A number of shootings related to the feud have happened in the last six months.

# garda-resources - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Tallaght gardai requested more 4WD vehicles days before Jobstown looting
# Garda Resources
# Garda Resources

Tallaght gardai requested more 4WD vehicles days before Jobstown looting

Mar 3rd 2018, 11:11 AM 72,897 Views 0 Comments

The request was not met and just one four-wheel drive vehicle was available last night.

# garda-resources - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Just 29 gardaí tasked with tackling cybercrime despite surge in internet attacks
# Cybercrime
# Cybercrime

Just 29 gardaí tasked with tackling cybercrime despite surge in internet attacks

Nov 15th 2016, 5:58 PM 8,742 Views 15 Comments

New survey found 44% of Irish organisations suffered an attack last year compared to just 25% in 2012.

# garda-resources - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Trainee gardaí out of pocket after sudden transfer to Dundalk
# New Recruits
# New Recruits

Trainee gardaí out of pocket after sudden transfer to Dundalk

Mar 2nd 2016, 6:03 AM 42,591 Views 76 Comments

The probationary gardaí have been given three weeks to cancel their leases and move divisions.

# garda-resources - Monday 2 November, 2015

'They're just broken': The reality of border policing in a depleted force
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

'They're just broken': The reality of border policing in a depleted force

Nov 2nd 2015, 6:05 AM 17,234 Views 60 Comments

Each border county has seen a significant drop in garda numbers in the last five years, and the officers on the ground are feeling the effects.

# garda-resources - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

'We have vulnerable people here and gardaí are 30 minutes away'
# Manpower
# Manpower

'We have vulnerable people here and gardaí are 30 minutes away'

Oct 27th 2015, 10:58 AM 8,889 Views 10 Comments

The group which had worked closesly with the late Garda Tony Golden has written to Nóirín O’Sullivan.

# garda-resources - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Residents in Galway suburb terrorised by 'heroin-fuelled' burglaries
# Crime
# Crime

Residents in Galway suburb terrorised by 'heroin-fuelled' burglaries

Oct 20th 2015, 6:00 AM 34,818 Views 39 Comments

Sources say a small group of young thieves operating in the area are becoming more reckless and are not concerned about whether or not people are home when they break in.

# garda-resources - Friday 2 January, 2015

New national DNA database to become operational this year
# Computers
# Computers

New national DNA database to become operational this year

Jan 2nd 2015, 7:00 AM 7,530 Views 16 Comments

IT improvements for the gardaí are on the way said Minister Frances Fitzgerald.

# garda-resources - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Gaybo to resign as RSA chairman, criticises a lack of garda resources
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Gaybo to resign as RSA chairman, criticises a lack of garda resources

Jun 15th 2014, 2:47 PM 17,656 Views 86 Comments

The RSA thanked him for his ‘tireless’ work as a campaigner.

# garda-resources - Thursday 31 October, 2013

305 new garda vehicles will 'only keep us at our current level'
# Garda Resources
# Garda Resources

305 new garda vehicles will 'only keep us at our current level'

Oct 31st 2013, 4:50 PM 12,985 Views 93 Comments

John Parker of the GRA said the new funding announced by Minister Shatter will not mean an increase in numbers in the fleet with one vehicle retired every two days.

# garda-resources - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Garda escort bikes out of action for two months
# Off-Road
# Off-Road

Garda escort bikes out of action for two months

Sep 24th 2013, 1:25 PM 49,188 Views 128 Comments

According to sources, there is a belief among gardaí that the motorcycles were kept off the roads to save money and to avoid having to replace them as they reach their mileage limits.