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Enhanced Garda Powers to Police COVID-19 Need to be Practical and Applicable

Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors calls on Government to consider the practical application and enforcement of additional proposed legislation  The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has called on the Government to consider the practical application and enforcement of the proposed legislation that they are drafting up for members of An Garda Síochána under […]

POLICING COVID-19 SURVEY

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

POLICING COVID-19 SURVEY

POLICING COVID-19: Keeping Communities Safe During a Global Pandemic Enforcement of emergency regulations with each phase of COVID-19 unwinding of restrictions becoming more difficult according to AGSI   Media clips from AGSI on the Policing COVID-19 SURVEY  RTÉ News    Morning Ireland, RTÉ Radio 1    Newstalk Breakfast   Highland Radio    FM104 PRESS RELEASE  […]

Enhanced Garda Powers to Police COVID-19 Need to be Practical and Applicable

Retirement of Paul McDermott

After 36 years service, Sergeant Paul McDermott, Crime Prevention Officer for Roscommon Longford Division has retired from An Garda Síochána. He has been a member of AGSI since 2001 and became branch secretary in 2002 with Roscommon/Galway East and continued as branch secretary when Roscommon/Longford became a new Division in 2009. He served on the […]

Enhanced Garda Powers to Police COVID-19 Need to be Practical and Applicable

AGSI Statement on Death of Detective Garda

Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors Statement on Death of Detective Garda The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has expressed its deepest condolences to the family of a Garda Detective shot in Castlerea overnight. The AGSI described the incident as a devastating loss for his family, friends and colleagues. General Secretary Antoinette Cunningham […]

Enhanced Garda Powers to Police COVID-19 Need to be Practical and Applicable

AGSI Express Disappointment at Lack of Priority Testing for Members

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI) has expressed its deep disappointment that Garda management have decided not to seek priority COVID-19 testing for its members. The organisation represents almost 2,500 middle-ranking Gardaí and have been in discussions over the last number of weeks with Garda management on progressing this issue on behalf of […]

Enhanced Garda Powers to Police COVID-19 Need to be Practical and Applicable