'Garda scandal – a clear pattern of deplorable events'

Cumulative abuses of Garda power have somehow escaped sufficient condemnation

Elaine Byrne - avatar

Elaine Byrne

12th February, 2017
Deputy Mick Wallace Pic: RollingNews.ie

Enough now.

First, they came for Mick Wallace, in his long hair and raggy jeans, and I did not speak out – Because I am not a Socialist.

“Deputy Wallace himself was stopped with a mobile phone last May by members of An Garda Síochana”, the Minister for Justice proclaimed on a national television. Alan Shatter abused his position of power by using confidential information to undermine a political opponent in the heat of a...

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