Policing



Full-time nurses to be introduced in all PSNI custody units next year

All PSNI custody suites are set to have on-site nurses by next September, bringing Northern Ireland in line with most UK police forces.

Published 4 June 2019

Legislation to codify arrest, search and detention powers coming to Cabinet this year

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan told a law conference this morning that he plans to bring legislative proposals to the Cabinet this year to codify powers of arrest, search and detention.

Published 26 April 2019

Garda criticised by Policing Authority for 'repeatedly over-promising and under-delivering'

An Garda Síochána has come under sharp criticism from the Policing Authority in a new report which says the organisation is "repeatedly over-promising and under-delivering".

Published 11 April 2019