Archive for July, 2020

Why? Garda Museum Closure

Why? Garda Museum Closure

The sudden closure of the Garda Museum at Garda College has shocked the Frontline and many others in the Force. Tom Daly expresses the disappointment of many The Garda Museum is gone. Closed. Kaput. To borrow a phrase from Monty Python’s famous, “Dead Parrot Sketch,” it is now an “ex-Museum.” And the Python parallels don’t end there. By the time […]

by · July 15, 2020 · Opinion
Danger at every turn

Danger at every turn

Darren Martin examines a recent decision which will have implications for An Garda Síochána Members injured on duty and whom are left with life changing injuries The Employment Equality Act 1998, Section 37(3) provides, ‘It is an occupational requirement for employment in An Garda Síochána, Prison Service or any emergency service that persons employed therein are fully competent and available […]

by · July 15, 2020 · Features