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AGSI on Border Policing During COVID-19

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors says that policing COVID-19 is proving difficult. Our President Cormac Moylan and General Secretary Antoinette Cunningham undertook media interviews on this matter. Antoinette Cunningham speaks to This Week on RTE Radio 1 – Listen below  Cormac Moylan speaks to Newstalk Breakfast – Listen here Antoinette Cunningham speaks to […]

AGSI Statement on Public Sector Pay Proposals

Sergeants and Inspectors Respond to New National Policing Plan on COVID-19

“Our members will not be found wanting in protecting the public during COVID-19”   The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has attended two briefings with Garda management on a new policing plan to be implemented in response to COVID-19. The extensive plan will require AGSI members to work 12-hour shifts, defer planned retirements, […]

AGSI Statement on Public Sector Pay Proposals

Equalisation of Worker Rights for Sergeants and Inspectors Welcome

Historic Day as AGSI Welcome Access to Workplace Relations Commission and Labour Court   The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has described today as ‘historic’ with members of An Garda Síochána having access to the Workplace Relations Commission and the Labour Court for the first time. From today, Garda members will have access to […]

AGSI Statement on Public Sector Pay Proposals

Government appoints new Chairperson of the Policing Authority

    DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE PRESS RELEASE 19 December 2019   The Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan TD, has announced that the Government has today appointed Mr Bob Collins as Chairperson of the Policing Authority to succeed the outgoing Chairperson, Ms Josephine Feehily, whose term of office ends on 31 December 2019.   […]

AGSI Statement on Public Sector Pay Proposals

Minister Flanagan announces implementation plan for Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland Report

Government endorses Commission’s vision for the future of policing Four-year High Level Implementation Plan published New post of National Security Co-ordinator and a Strategic Threat Analysis Centre (STAC) to be established in Department of the Taoiseach Work to commence on Policing and Community Safety Bill to redefine policing and provide for a new governance and […]

AGSI Statement on Public Sector Pay Proposals

AGSI Take Part in First Ever Joint Remembrance Day Wreath-laying Ceremony in Belfast

Historic wreath-laying for officers killed in Ireland conflicts. Police organisations from the Republic of Ireland joined the Police Federation for Northern Ireland (PFNI) in the first ever joint Remembrance Day wreath-laying ceremony in Belfast. Representatives from the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) and the Garda Representative Association (GRA) laid wreaths at the RUC […]

AGSI Statement on Public Sector Pay Proposals

Commissioner and Minister respond to AGSI concerns around border policing resources

Concern over resources in border region say Sergeants and Inspectors AGSI General Secretary Antoinette Cunningham told RTÉ’s Six One News (Thursday October 31) that members in the border region are unanimous on the challenges facing operational policing. The Minister for Justice has said that the Government is doing everything it can to ease tension in border areas […]

AGSI Statement on Public Sector Pay Proposals