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O'Brien, Jonathan

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Reform of An Garda Síochána: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

I need to reference the fact that we in Sinn Féin believe Fianna Fáil's motion should have been ruled out of order. We wrote to the Ceann Comhairle about the matter. We fully respect the decision...More Button

That is how we try to improve public confidence.More Button

It should also be noted we are not just talking about restoring public confidence in An Garda Síochána. We are also trying to restore some of the morale within the police service because there i...More Button

I reiterate to Fianna Fáil that it should get off the fence, decide whether it believes the Cabinet should remove Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan, and not try to foist that responsibility onto the...More Button

Garda Investigations

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality: if a person (details supplied) was subject to an investigation by An Garda Síochána; and if so, the outcome of this investigation.More Button

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality: the status of the review into the allegation of abuse made by a person (details supplied) and the Garda handling of the case; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Extradition Arrangements

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of times extradition proceedings have been initiated by foreign governments against persons sought to stand trial for crimes committed in Ireland; and the number of persons extradited in...More Button

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality: the detail of the policy in respect of extraditing persons to stand trial in a foreign court for crimes committed in Ireland.More Button