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Crime Investigation

2020-01-20T17:27:18+00:00November 11th, 2014|

Crime Investigation Report In this report, requested by the Minister for Justice and Equality, the Inspectorate examined the policies, practices and procedures used in the prevention and investigation of crime. The report comprises eleven distinct parts dealing with every aspect of crime investigation, from crime prevention through to crime detection and prosecution. It [...]

Fixed Charge Processing System – A 21st Century Strategy

2021-04-14T13:30:23+00:00March 12th, 2014|

Fixed Charge Processing System - A 21st Century Strategy - Report Following a number of reports into irregularities relating to fixed charge penalties, the Minister for Justice and Equality requested the Inspectorate to review the effectiveness and efficiency of the Fixed Charge Processing System (FCPS) as operated by the Garda Síochána. The resultant [...]

Front-line Supervision

2020-01-20T18:00:15+00:00March 11th, 2013|

Front-line Supervision Report This report, requested by the Minister for Justice and Equality, examined the level and quality of supervision of front-line staff with particular focus on the role of uniformed sergeants. It found deficiencies in basic demand and deployment information, which has produced a serious gap in supervision and management. The report [...]

Resource Allocation

2021-04-14T13:30:19+00:00February 5th, 2010|

Resource Allocation - Report This report, requested by the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform, reviewed how the allocation and deployment of Garda resources for front-line operational duties could be improved. It also looked at the development and implementation of the Garda Charter setting out targeted response times and levels of service [...]