Garda Siochana


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Garda Siochana

the police service in the Republic of Ireland.
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A Garda spokeswoman said yesterday: "Gardai are investigating the sudden death of a serving member of An Garda Siochana following an incident at Ballymun station.
The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) accused the Gardai of interfering with its inquiries, and reportedly believed that its office had been under electronic surveillance.
An Garda Siochana is going through a particularly tough period in its history.
On behalf of An Garda Siochana I would like to sincerely apologise to Ms Hayes for that, as well as the awful stress and pain she has been put through as a result of the original investigation into this matter, which fell well short of the required standards.
The incident was referred by the Garda Siochana to GSOC under section 102 of the Garda Siochana Act 2005, which provides for independent investigation of 'any matter that appears to indicate that the conduct of a member of the Garda Siochana may have resulted in the death of, or serious harm to, a person'.
Implementing agency : Commissioner of an Garda Siochana
The actions of this young policeman proves An Garda Siochana is well capable of that task.
He added: "An Garda Siochana did not have any specific intelligence or information that there were any risks or threats associated with the weigh-in yesterday that occurred at the Regency Hotel.
The Garda Siochana Inspectorate (GSI) has announced that gardaE[degrees] should immediately invest in technology to operate effectively.
Its central purpose is to impose a requirement on convicted sex offenders to notify the Garda Siochana of their names and addresses and any changes to that information.
He added: "Incidents like this highlight the danger that can face members of An Garda Siochana in carrying out their duties.
We are also conscious there is speculation that An people may be talking about retaliation in this matter, and an Garda Siochana has been very active since the event occurred.