Garda Síochána

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Garda Síochána

(ˈɡɑːrdə ˌʃɪəˈxɑːnə)
n
the police force of the Republic of Ireland
[C20: from Irish Gaelic garda guard + síochána of the peace, from síocháin peace]
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A statement said: "In speaking publicly about her ordeal as a pregnant single woman, Majella laid bare a litany of shocking and disgraceful behaviours on the part of the Garda Siochana - including some of her colleagues."
Earlier this year, An Garda Siochana announced it will be taking on 600 new officers, the first major intake since the recession.
A GSOC spokeswoman told Dublin Live: "GSOC received a referral from the Garda Siochana following a road traffic incident at the junction of the Malahide Road and Fairview junction early today.
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Irish real estate investment trust Hibernia REIT plc has exchanged contracts with Gangkhar plc to acquire the Garda Siochana (police) regional headquarters at Harcourt Square, Dublin 2, for EUR 70m (USD 79.20m) in an off-market transaction, the company said on Tuesday.
The Garda Reserve was formed in 2006 to comprise around 1,000 volunteers to assist the Garda Siochana in their duties.
The morale of An Garda Siochana, the new Irish national police force plummeted steeply during the early turbulent years of independence after 1922 explains, O'Brien (history, U.
There was never any intent to attack any members of the Garda Siochana.''
But the bottom line is that a motorbike paid for by the taxpayer and manned by a member of An Garda Siochana was being used to add to someone's wedding day festivities.
MORE than 5,000 people have applied for 600 positions in the latest round of recruitment by An Garda Siochana.
THE Memorial Day for Deceased Members of An Garda Siochana was held yesterday as murdered Garda Tony Golden's widow Nicola received a special award.