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# Dublin
Motorcyclist seriously injured in collision with garda car
The man was taken to the Mater Hospital with serious injuries.
# Kildare
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.
# Cloyne
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”.
# cleared
Woman who dodged bus fare claims gardaí 'snatched' her child
Gardaí have been cleared of any alleged wrongdoing.
# cleared
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
Garda accused of raping woman he arrested investigated by Gsoc
No charges were brought.
# Celyn Eadon
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.
# policing the police
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.
# Nenagh
Gsoc investigating after homeless man found dead in Tipperary
Gardaí had earlier given him a lift into Nenagh.
# Tragedy
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.
# gsoc
'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.
# michael galvin
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.
# Vacancy
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.
# Dáil claims
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.
# Dáil claims
Gardaí involved in arrest of Clare Daly 'failing to cooperate with investigation'
Daly was arrested over two years ago.
# Fingal County Council
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.
# in pursuit
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.
# drink driving
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.
# Investigation
GSOC to investigate "pepper spraying" of homeless man
A video of the incident has been viewed 600,000 times.
# Tallaght
Man with gunshot wound to the head in critical condition after Garda pursuit ends in crash
GSOC is investigating.
# gsoc
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.
# Palmerstown
Motorist injured after Garda pursuit ends in car crash in Dublin
GSOC have been called to the scene.
# Water Protest
Nobody has complained to GSOC about the Gardaí bollard push video
No one present when the incident occurred has come forward to the Ombudsman.
# Investigation
GSOC to investigate after van driven by off-duty garda struck a pedestrian
The incident took place in Limerick yesterday morning.
# Ballymun
Garda Ombudsman to investigate after young man who was in Garda custody died
He was taken to the hospital by ambulance but died at 4:30am.
# Kildare
Kildare woman killed in last night's garda chase crash has been named
The collision occurred at approximately 8.45pm.
# gsoc
Frances Fitzgerald: It's 'regrettable' that no TDs showed up to discuss Garda reform Bill
The new Bill gives greater powers to GSOC.
# investigations
More people have been complaining about gardaí this year
GSOC said time taken to receive information requested from the Garda Síochána in relation to investigations has “improved significantly”.
# civil action
Ian Bailey's wrongful arrest case against An Garda Síochana is edging closer
Ian Bailey is taking a civil action claiming that he was wrongfully arrested.
# An Garda Síochána
Justice committee calls for single Garda Ombudsman
It also recommends reform of the complaints process, Garda training and formation of the Garda Authority.
# Investigation
A man has died after being hit by a garda patrol car in Louth
The incident happened at about 1.20am.
# Clare
Three bystanders seriously injured after being struck by car in garda chase
It has been reported that one of the men lost a leg in the incident.
# gsoc
Man in court over fatal road crash after garda pursuit
The 26-year-old was charged with dangerous driving causing death.
# Leak report
GSOC chairman says he won't be resigning
The GSOC report was unable to confirm the source of the ‘bugging’ leak.
# none the wiser
GSOC unable to confirm source of 'bugging' leak
The findings of the investigative report, compiled by Mark Connaughton SC, were inconclusive.
# Leaks and Bugs
Minister: 'GSOC should publish report, but members shouldn't resign'
Frances Fitzgerald says she has confidence in the commissioners.
Alan Shatter wants the GSOC Commissioners to be sacked
The former Justice Minister insists the positions of Simon O’Brien and his colleagues are no longer tenable.
# fly on the wall
Maurice McCabe will meet senior Gardaí today over new penalty points claims
GSOC has opened an investigation into the claims.
Who leaked bugging information to newspaper? Nobody knows but GSOC has stopped trying to find out
The Sunday Times journalist declined an invitation to cooperate with the inquiry.