Rural crime

14 Oct

Budget will bring more Gardaí to Clare

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey says that The Budget announcement of 800 additional Gardaí for next year will have a significant effect on the fight against crime in rural areas of the county. “Ongoing recruitment will bring the strength of the force up to 15,000 Garda members, 2,000 Garda Reserve members and 4,000 civilian […]

26 Sep

Garda pay deal will help tackle rural crime in Clare

The pay deal struck between the Department of Justice and the Garda Representative Association last weekend will have a significant effect on combatting crime in rural areas of Clare, according to Fine Gael TD Joe Carey. Deputy Carey said that the agreement, which is likely to be accepted by rank and file Gardaí in the […]