What Garda chief told TDs on traffic controversies

Commissioner O'Sullivan says traffic mistakes 'organisationally shameful'

30th March, 2017
Garda Commissioner Noirin O Sullivan at the Oireachtas Committee. Pic: RollingNews.ie

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan has apologised to the public for “grave mistakes and wrongdoing” over the past decade. The commissioner, who has faced calls for her to step down, was appearing before the Oireachtas Justice and Equality Committee to discuss recent controversies over traffic policing.

It has emerged that almost one million of the two million breath tests reported by Gardai actually never happened, while the force...

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