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Domestic Abuse Press Release

2021-11-04T13:25:04+00:00November 4th, 2021|

The Garda Síochána Inspectorate has commenced a self-initiated inspection into the effectiveness and efficiency of the Garda Síochána’s response to domestic abuse. The inspection will examine the Garda Síochána’s approach to tackling domestic abuse at both strategic and operational levels, with reference to the best standards of comparable police services. The full terms of reference [...]

Opening statement to Joint Committee on Justice on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny – Policing, Security and Community Safety Bill

2021-10-21T10:26:24+00:00October 21st, 2021|

Please click the button to view the opening statement of Mr Mark Toland, Chief Inspector of the Garda Síochána Inspectorate, to the Joint Committee on Justice in relation to Pre-Legislative Scrutiny on the Policing, Security and Community Safety Bill. Please click here to view the Garda Inspectorate's submission to the Houses of the Oireachtas Joint Committee [...]

Member of the Garda Síochána Inspectorate Recruitment Campaign

2021-05-07T08:56:36+00:00May 7th, 2021|

Applications are now being sought from eligible candidates for the full-time role of a Member of the Inspectorate, who will be part of the Executive team led by the Chief Inspector. As a policing expert, a Member of the Inspectorate is responsible for leading, directing and carrying out inspections as set out in the Inspectorate’s [...]

Publication of Garda Síochána Report: Countering the Threat of Internal Corruption

2021-03-25T10:40:44+00:00March 25th, 2021|

The Garda Síochána Inspectorate welcomes the publication today of the Inspectorate’s first ever self-initiated inspection; Countering the Threat of Internal Corruption - A review of counter-corruption structures, strategies and processes in the Garda Síochána. Due to the unique nature of policing, internal corruption will always pose a threat to the integrity of the Garda Síochána. [...]