Now it’s the PSNI —Corruption rules OK!

The PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton has been the focus of some media attention recently over allegations that alongside others in the top brass of the PSNI, he has been involved in corruption and a cover up, relating to an investigation in 2014 about bribery and misconduct. The Police ombudsman is leading an inquiry into the matter.

Now it’s the PSNI —Corruption rules OK!

Gerry Carroll says The PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton has been the focus of some media attention recently over allegations that alongside others in the top brass of the PSNI, he has been involved in corruption and a cover up, relating to an investigation in 2014 about bribery and misconduct. The Police ombudsman is leading […]

Armed Gardai off our streets!

While the crisis in An Garda Síochána has been grabbing headlines and the ongoing saga of Noirin O’Sullivan’s  long overdue departure and ground to a conclusion another, sinister, development has been going largely unreported. 

Armed Gardai off our streets!

By Eoin Ó Murchu Since late 2016 there has been a significant increase in the number of armed response unit (ARU) Gardaí on the streets.  They are provided with expensive German made weapons and vehicles set to the tune of €60,000. Their ostensible role is to combat gang activity and improve potential response rate to […]