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Tánaiste announces new measures to tackle organised crime

· CAB powers to be strengthened; new legislation to target proceeds of crime · New Special Crime Taskforce will focus relentlessly on persons involved in gangland activities · Tánaiste to discuss transnational dimension of organised crime with international counterparts 31 May 2016 The Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald, today discussed with […]

President of AGSI calls for 10-year old whistleblower charter to be reformed

The President of the Association of Garda Sergeants & Inspectors has called on Garda Management and the Minister for Justice to immediately review the whistleblowing charter within the Garda organisation. Antoinette Cunningham says the 2008 Reporting Charter for An Garda Síochána is outdated and in urgent need of review. “We believe a consultative process should happen immediately to […]

AGSI Picket at Leinster House

AGSI MEDIA NOTIFICATION   Tuesday 24th May 2016, 12:30pm Leinster House Gates, Kildare Street Statement from AGSI President, Antoinette Cunningham “The National Executive of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) will hold a picket outside the gates of Leinster House today from 12:30pm-2:30pm. The protest is part of the Association’s pay restoration campaign and a call […]

Irish Times: Hundreds of senior gardaí protest about pay restoration

This article was originally published on IrishTimes.com. Several hundred senior gardaí have begun marching towards Leinster House in a protest to seek restoration of their pay to 2008 levels. Members of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors, dressed not in uniform but wearing blue t-shirts, are marching from Dublin Castle to highlight what they […]

Minister announces the commencement of The Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions and Certain Disclosures) Act 2016

Minister for Justice and Equality announces the commencement of The Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions and Certain Disclosures) Act 2016 and The National Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Act 2012 29th April, 2016 The Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald T.D., today announced the commencement of two Acts: · The Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions […]