Where to now for a police force in crisis?

Where to now for a police force in crisis?

Nóirín O’Sullivan’s departure has not solved any of the problems plaguing the Garda, write Michael Brennan and Francesca Comyn

It is a force with 13,000 gardaí, 2,000 civilians and an annual budget of €1.5 billion. But the departure of Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan less than halfway through her term has once again highlighted the desperate need to reform our policing service.

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