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AGSI Statement on verdict in Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe murder trial

General Secretary Antoinette Cunningham stated, “our colleague Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe was murdered and paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty on 25 January 2013. “Today our first thoughts are with his wife Caroline, his two children, and the wider Donohoe family. “While some justice has been served with today’s conviction of murder, […]

AGSI Welcome Increase in Maximum Permissible Number of Garda Inspectors

AGSI Welcome Increase in Maximum Permissible Number of Garda Inspectors

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee that the maximum permissible Garda members at Inspector rank has been increased from 380 to 500.   General Secretary Antoinette Cunningham described the move as “timely and much-needed.” “The Operating Policing Model marks a significant sea-change in […]

AGSI Statement on verdict in Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe murder trial

AGSI Statement on Abuse of Member Live-streamed on Social Media

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has strongly condemned the abuse and vitriol faced by an Association member at a COVID-19 Garda checkpoint today in Dublin.  General Secretary, Antoinette Cunningham says the policing of the country in the fight to protect public health is the sole purpose of the current emergency policing plan.  “In […]

AGSI Statement on verdict in Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe murder trial

AGSI Respond to Minister D’Arcy’s Comments on Border Policing

AGSI released the following media statement following comments made by Minister of State, Michael Darcy on RTE’s The Week in Politics Show. Listen to President Cormac Moylan on RTE’s Morning Ireland. The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has described as “unhelpful” claims that Gardaí did not do their job in relation to events […]

AGSI Statement on verdict in Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe murder trial

Rollout of Operating Policing Model On Hold in Border Counties | Update from Autumn Seminar

Briefing by Assistant Commissioner raises more questions for Sergeants and Inspectors Pause on Operating Policing Model rollout to Border counties No figures completed on cost of implementing Operating Policing Model Fear of reduced income for Sergeants and Inspectors as a result of Operating Policing Model Sergeants and Inspectors have learned that the new Operating Policing […]

AGSI Statement on verdict in Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe murder trial

AGSI Statement on Impact to Policing Budget Following President Trump Visit

“If media reports are to be believed and the cost of policing the recent President Trump visit to Ireland will directly impact vital Garda services, AGSI has serious concerns. “We would ask the Garda Commissioner to reassure our members that ICT and training, and frontline overtime will not be impacted due to the estimated €11million […]

AGSI Statement on verdict in Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe murder trial

Media Statement: Deep concern over lack of training for Sergeants and Inspectors in respect of new domestic violence laws

“Deep concern over lack of training for Sergeants and Inspectors in respect of new domestic violence laws”   AGSI National Executive issue statement at first meeting of the year   The National Executive of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors have expressed deep concern around the enforcement of new laws contained in the Domestic […]

AGSI Statement on verdict in Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe murder trial