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# traffic-corps - Monday 27 May, 2019

Tributes paid after second garda dies tragically over the weekend
# Garda John Mccallion
# Garda John Mccallion

Tributes paid after second garda dies tragically over the weekend

May 27th 2019, 12:16 PM 56,194 Views 5 Comments

Garda Dave Hearne died on the Wexford coast while Garda John McCallion died while cycling in Mayo.

# traffic-corps - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

M50: Fewer traffic officers means gardaí expected to enforce road laws 'as they pass through'
# Traffic Corps
# Traffic Corps

M50: Fewer traffic officers means gardaí expected to enforce road laws 'as they pass through'

Jan 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 21,812 Views 26 Comments

Gardaí have promised that more Traffic Corps jeeps will be in service in the coming weeks.

# traffic-corps - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Motorist who kept driving after two collisions failed roadside drug test
# No Licence
# No Licence

Motorist who kept driving after two collisions failed roadside drug test

Jan 2nd 2018, 11:49 AM 39,142 Views 46 Comments

The driver also had no licence or motor insurance.

# traffic-corps - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Cars seized on drivers seven times over drink driving limit and with no licence
# Clampdown
# Clampdown

Cars seized on drivers seven times over drink driving limit and with no licence

Oct 26th 2017, 10:31 PM 27,166 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí have seized cars of motorists caught drunk and with drugs in their system.

# traffic-corps - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Alerted to breath test discrepancy in 2014, gardaí just stopped ordering mouthpieces
# Breath Tests
# Breath Tests

Alerted to breath test discrepancy in 2014, gardaí just stopped ordering mouthpieces

Mar 28th 2017, 10:02 AM 28,626 Views 58 Comments

The issue was raised a second time in 2015 after the Medical Bureau of Road Safety did its own survey of the devices.

# traffic-corps - Monday 20 February, 2017

Gardaí launch 'Operation Enable' to catch drivers using fake disabled parking permits
# Clampdown
# Clampdown

Gardaí launch 'Operation Enable' to catch drivers using fake disabled parking permits

Feb 20th 2017, 6:20 AM 24,464 Views 90 Comments

Drivers can face fines of up to €2,000 for parking in these bays.

# traffic-corps - Saturday 22 October, 2016

341 drivers caught speeding in 24-hour garda crackdown
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

341 drivers caught speeding in 24-hour garda crackdown

Oct 22nd 2016, 1:35 PM 15,875 Views 42 Comments

Gardaí have thanked the tens of thousands of drivers on Irish roads who were found to be compliant.

# traffic-corps - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Drunk learner driver crashes into parked cars while over seven times the limit
# Naas
# Naas

Drunk learner driver crashes into parked cars while over seven times the limit

Mar 1st 2016, 8:21 PM 43,763 Views 61 Comments

The front window of the car was also frosted.

# traffic-corps - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Here's how many unmarked Garda cars are on our roads
# Traffic Corps
# Traffic Corps

Here's how many unmarked Garda cars are on our roads

Feb 15th 2015, 8:30 AM 37,043 Views 84 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald revealed the figures in the Dáil.

# traffic-corps - Friday 15 August, 2014

Two gardaí on motorcycles injured in Sligo crash
# Traffic Corps
# Traffic Corps

Two gardaí on motorcycles injured in Sligo crash

Aug 15th 2014, 12:45 PM 17,414 Views 47 Comments

The two members of the traffic corps are being treated in hospital.

# traffic-corps - Sunday 11 August, 2013

The very best of the Garda Traffic Twitter account
# Road Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Road Rage

The very best of the Garda Traffic Twitter account

Aug 11th 2013, 9:30 AM 48,493 Views 28 Comments

As well as being useful, it’s surprisingly entertaining…