Monday December 16, 2019

Call to use private security for court to free up gardaí

Limerick Chamber of Commerce is 'concerned about the reduction in general resources to gardaí in Limerick'

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer

16th June, 2019
Dee Ryan, chief executive of Limerick Chamber of Commerce

Limerick needs more police on the streets, according to Limerick Chamber of Commerce, which has urged the Minister for Justice to hire private security for the city’s court to free up gardaí.

Limerick Chamber of Commerce, which represents businesses in the city, had meetings and phone calls with Senator Kieran O’Donnell and Garda Superintendent Derek Smart “to highlight challenges to city centre development posed by anti-social behaviour”, lobbying filings show....

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