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Hanging wires, cramped locker rooms, no custody areas - gardaí say they work in 'third world conditions'
# Neglected
# Neglected

Hanging wires, cramped locker rooms, no custody areas - gardaí say they work in 'third world conditions'

May 3rd 2015, 6:00 PM 20,878 Views 57 Comments

Gardaí at the GRA conference this year said no other public servants would be expected to work in these kinds of conditions.

'We had to wrap stab vests around three kids to protect them from gunfire'
# Under-resourced
# Under-resourced

'We had to wrap stab vests around three kids to protect them from gunfire'

Apr 29th 2015, 9:18 PM 36,838 Views 74 Comments

A Cork garda recounted an armed incident in which he believes lives were put at risk because of a lack of equipment.

TDs accused of using Dáil privilege to 'sully the good name' of gardaí
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

TDs accused of using Dáil privilege to 'sully the good name' of gardaí

Apr 29th 2015, 12:45 PM 22,293 Views 129 Comments

General Secretary of the GRA PJ Stone was responding to allegations made in the Dáil by TDs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace.

Head-butts, bites and a broken nose - but no jail time for garda attackers
# In The Firing Line
# In The Firing Line

Head-butts, bites and a broken nose - but no jail time for garda attackers

Apr 28th 2015, 5:30 PM 19,912 Views 89 Comments

In many cases offenders get off with suspended sentences or community service, they say.

Allegations garda shot civilian dead should be brought to GSOC - Commissioner
# Corruption
# Corruption

Allegations garda shot civilian dead should be brought to GSOC - Commissioner

Apr 28th 2015, 4:57 PM 17,052 Views 67 Comments

Nóirín O’Sullivan said she does not have enough detail about the alleged incident, raised in the Dáil by Clare Daly, to even conclude that it was a murder.

Gardaí: Some officers are worse off than people on the dole
# Pay Back Now
# Pay Back Now

Gardaí: Some officers are worse off than people on the dole

Apr 28th 2015, 11:30 AM 44,801 Views 159 Comments

Vice President Ciaran O’Neill said people are going into work “barely able to feed their families, juggling what bills to pay”.

Reward for garda's name and address offered on anti-water charges site
# Wanted
# Wanted

Reward for garda's name and address offered on anti-water charges site

Apr 28th 2015, 7:45 AM 34,114 Views 158 Comments

Garda representatives have said there is a “sinister element” to some of the protests and their members need better protection.

Gardaí: 'Batons and pepper spray won't deter religious fundamentalists'
# Arms Raised
# Arms Raised

Gardaí: 'Batons and pepper spray won't deter religious fundamentalists'

Apr 27th 2015, 9:08 PM 22,952 Views 94 Comments

Garda representatives are calling for tasers to be introduced.

Machine guns, tasers and pay rises on agenda for rank and file gardaí
# On The Frontline
# On The Frontline

Machine guns, tasers and pay rises on agenda for rank and file gardaí

Apr 27th 2015, 6:01 AM 18,991 Views 61 Comments

The Garda Representative Association annual delegate conference begins tomorrow.