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No criminal charges taken against gardaí after water protest complaints
The garda watchdog received 40 complaints in relation to the policing of water protests and the installation of water meters.
Twin sister of Mary Boyle to complain to GSOC over leak to The Star
Meanwhile, Micheál Martin has called on the Taoiseach to ensure the review of the six-year-old’s disappearance is “fully independent” of previous investigations.
GSOC 'mistaken' in instigating criminal probe into garda who later died by suicide
It follows an investigation into the tragic set of events that saw Sgt Michael Galvin taking his own life in Ballyshannon Garda Station last year.
GSOC Commissioner Kieran Fitzgerald in a coma after falling onto rocks in Spain
Kieran Fitzgerald was seriously injured while on holiday. Doctors have placed him in a medically-induced coma.
Martin Kenny has met GSOC over his Garda malpractice allegations
Last week, Martin Kenny put forward a number of claims in the Dáil over alleged Garda malpractice in the Sligo-Leitrim district.
Garda Ombudsman says it's already investigated some of Martin Kenny's allegations
The Sinn Féin TD raised concern about alleged garda malpractice in the Sligo-Leitrim division.
Their stories aren't new, but you're about to hear a lot more about these OTHER garda whistleblowers
The stories of gardaí Nicky Keogh and Keith Harrison are starting to get a lot more attention.
GSOC says details of Clare Daly's arrest were leaked by gardaí - but no one will be punished
Daly was arrested in 2013 after a breathalyser failed to register a reading, but was later cleared.
Man dies in Garda custody in Mayo
A GSOC investigation is underway.
If you make a trivial complaint against gardaí, it's unlikely you'll be prosecuted
Just 26 files in relation to bogus complaints have been sent to the DPP in the last ten years.
Garda among two hospitalised after early morning collision in Donegal
Gardaí are investigating a crash involving one of the force’s cars overnight.
Woman killed, four others injured in crash involving off duty garda
The deceased has been named as Jacqueline Wolohan from Coolock in Dublin.
'When you tell the truth in politics you get into trouble - but the truth helps me sleep at night'
Alan Shatter opens up on the controversies that forced him to resign, Leo Varadkar and whether he says ‘hello’ to Mick Wallace.
It's now more difficult for Irish journalists to hold those in powerful positions to account
Ireland’s small community of hard-pressed crime journalists are up in arms, writes Tom Clonan.
There's going to be a review into the law allowing Gsoc to access journalists' phone records
Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald said that it was of fundamental importance that journalists be able to carry out their work unhindered.
Gsoc access to journalists' phone records 'really worrying'
The NUJ is seeking to meet the watchdog over its accessing of private data.
Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with garda car
The man was taken to the Mater Hospital with serious injuries.
Two children among six injured in crash involving car under garda surveillance
A two-year-old boy and seven-year-old girl have been taken to Tullamore Hospital.
Gardaí may have interviewed victim of paedophile priest as 'family favour'
A new GSOC report found that a statement might have been taken just to “appease the victim”.
Woman who dodged bus fare claims gardaí 'snatched' her child
Gardaí have been cleared of any alleged wrongdoing.
Gardaí cleared following allegations of pepper spraying woman and 'refusing her water and medical attention'
GSOC investigated the complaint and deemed it “neither reasonable nor practicable to carry out any further investigative steps”.
Garda accused of raping woman he arrested investigated by Gsoc
No charges were brought.
A man walked out of court - three weeks later he was charged with killing his mother
The report comes in the wake of the case of Celyn Eadon.
Over 5,000 allegations and one garda dismissed: A look at GSOC's 'most turbulent year'
One in three complaints made last year related to abuse of authority.
Gsoc investigating after homeless man found dead in Tipperary
Gardaí had earlier given him a lift into Nenagh.
CCTV footage important in GSOC investigation of Garda Sergeant
General Secretary of the AGSI, John Redmond, has also spoken positively of a meeting the group had with the Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald.
'Can GSOC continue with the confidence of the public and gardaí? Yes it can' - Frances Fitzgerald
The justice minister last night opted for an independent investigation into Garda Sergeant Michael Galvin’s death.
Fresh calls for independent probe into death of garda who took his own life
GSOC Commissioner Kieran Fitzgerald has defended the Garda watchdog’s investigation into the sergeant’s death.
New GSOC chairman will be paid €145,000 - whenever they are hired
The former chairman’s tenure became mired in controversy over reports the office had been under surveillance.
Gardaí insist they ARE cooperating with probe into Clare Daly's arrest
Yesterday, the Dáil heard claims that gardaí had not been cooperating with the GSOC inquiry.
Gardaí involved in arrest of Clare Daly 'failing to cooperate with investigation'
Daly was arrested over two years ago.
Councillor says protest organisers to blame for woman's injuries - not gardaí
There have been calls for an investigation into garda conduct at the protest.
Car that struck motorcyclist was being chased by gardaí
The 44-year-old motorcyclist was airlifted to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin yesterday evening after the crash, and is in a serious condition.
Garda arrested for suspected drink-driving after crashing into parked squad car
The off-duty garda may also face an internal investigation, the Garda Ombudsman has confirmed.
GSOC to investigate "pepper spraying" of homeless man
A video of the incident has been viewed 600,000 times.
Man with gunshot wound to the head in critical condition after Garda pursuit ends in crash
GSOC is investigating.
The controversial head of the Garda Ombudsman is resigning
Simon O’Brien is taking up a new post in the UK next month after a turbulent spell as GSOC chair.
Emily Logan: Give GSOC the power to investigate claims of excessive force by gardaí
The Irish Human Right and Equality Commission is calling for GSOC to be allowed to investigate a wider range of offences.
Motorist injured after Garda pursuit ends in car crash in Dublin
GSOC have been called to the scene.
Nobody has complained to GSOC about the Gardaí bollard push video
No one present when the incident occurred has come forward to the Ombudsman.