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Finance - General Decision Logs - 2017

Finance - General Decision Logs - 2017

Requester

Description Of Request

Decision

Decision Details

Journalists

Records of all contracts entered into by An Garda Síochána — particularly the office of the Garda Commissioner - with the Communications Clinic since March 2014.

Partially Granted

FOI-000021-2017 Decision

Journalists

Amounts paid out individuals/firms last year for media training and PR services in 2016 and in 2015 & the number of Gardai to receive media training last year and their rank

Grant

FOI-000095-2017.xml

Journalists

Copies of the tender notice and/or contract regarding provision of PR services by Communications Clinic to An Garda Siochana.

Refuse

FOI-000098-2017.xml

Journalist

Amount of money spent by An Garda Síochána on media, communications & PR/ training in 2015, 2015 & 2017, to include amount paid to the Communications Clinic for each of these years as well as other companies

Partially Granted

 FOI-0000135-2017 Decision

Journalist

Amount paid in respect of contracts for media training by An Garda Síochána in reach of the years 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017.

A breakdown of the media training in 2016 & 2017, including the dates of training, rank of Gardaí to receive training and type of media training provided

Partially Granted

FOI-0000158-2017 Decision

Journalist

How many guns to An Garda Siochana have? 

What is the breakdown of the different types of guns? (I.E the model of guns and how many of each model we have?) 

How much money did Gardai spend on guns and bullets in 2016 (and the breakdown of the spend if available?) 

How much money did Gardai spend on guns and bullets between 2010 and 2015 (and the breakdown of the spend if available?) 

How long do Gardai spend in training before joining one of the armed units? 

How many Gardai carry guns every day? 

How many Garda carried guns everyday in 2011? 

How many times were weapons fired unintentionally by Gardai last year? 

How many of these unintentional firing incidents results in injury to a Gardai?

Partially Granted

FOI-0000126-2017 Decision

Journalists

A breakdown of the cost of the state funerals for Garda Tony Golden and Adrian O'Donohoe.

Refused

FOI-000455-16 Decision

Journalists

Details of amounts charged and paid by Irish Water for services provided by An Garda Síochána with details of overtime and subsistence paid to members on such duty.

Refused

FOI-000466-16 Decision

Journalists

The costs of external media monitoring services or any same such service for each year from 2006 to date.

Partially granted

FOI-000465-16 Decision

Business / Interest groups

A Breakdown of overtime payments for the period 1/1/16 to 31/10/16  for each of the five districts within the

Refused

FOI-000467-16 Decision

Journalists

 The amount of money An Garda Siochana has spent for towing services in the years 2012 to 2016

Refused

FOI-000005-17 Decision

Journalists

The amount of money An Garda Siochana has spent for on the outsourcing of safety (GoSafe) cameras 2010 - 2016.

Refused

FOI-000006-2017 Decision

Journalists

The total spend by the Garda Commissioner on the Garda Corporate credit card for 2016

Partially Granted

FOI-000004-2017 Decision

Journalists

I wish to know what agencies/companies paid An Garda Siochana for policing services in the three Cork divisions

Granted

FOI-000012-2017 Decision

Journalists

How many FCNs were issued and paid in the three Cork Divisions in 2015 and 2016

Partially Granted

FOI-000014-2017 Decision

Journalists

How much money was spent in 2016 on training dogs for the Garda Dog Unit?

Partially Granted

FOI-000019-2017 Decision

Journalists

Fuel costs of the Tanaiste's State car from the dates January 1st 2016 to December 31st 2016.

Partially Granted

FOI-000027-2017 Decision

Journalists

Fuel costs of an Taoiseach's State car from the dates January 1st 2016 to December 31st 2016.

Partially Granted

FOI-000028-2017 Decision

Journalists

Information on a refurbishment of the Garda College (visiting quarters/bathrooms) for visiting officers in and around 2008

Refused

FOI-000033-2017 Decision

Journalists

A list of agencies/companies that An Garda Siochana have charged for policing their events in 2016, where the amount exceeded €10,000

Granted

FOI-000034-2017 Decision

Journalists

The amount of money spent by AGS on retaining the services of the Communications Clinic between 2013 and 2017

Partially Granted

FOI-000037-2017 Decision

Journalists

How much was generated through fines that were issued in the Garda North Dublin Division in the years 2015, 2016 and to-date in 2017

Granted

FOI-000039-2017 Decision

Journalists

A list of all agencies/bodies/organisations that An Garda Siochana charged for policing their events in 2016 where the amount exceeded €10,000.

Granted

FOI-000056-2017 Decision

Journalists

- Details of all monies spent by An Garda Siochana on external Public Relations/Communications advice in the years 2014, 2015, 2016 and to date in 2017.

- A list of all third parities hired/contracted by garda either on a one-off or continuous basis to provide PR/Communications advice in the years 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

- Details of work undertaken by these third parties.

Part Granted

FOI-000157-2017 - Decision

Journalists

How much has been spent on media and public relations training for Garda Commissioner Noirin O'Sullivan, inclusive of any Comminications Clinic fees and any and all other specific media and PR training for Ms O'Sullivan, since the beginning of this year.

Refused

FOI-000201-2017 - Decision

Journalists

A list of external legal practitioners (solicitors/law firms and barristers) paid in 2015 and 2016 for services carried out on behalf of An Garda Síochána, including the name of the practitioner, the sum paid and, where possible, a general description of the work carried out.

Part Grant

FOI-000036-2017  Decision

Journalists

Details of all veterinary expenses relating to the operating of the Garda Mounted and Dog units from January 1, 2012 to date.

Part Grant

FOI-000058-2017 Decision

Academics

The top five most expensive Garda investigations in Ireland over the past 3 calendar years.

Refused

FOI-000066-2017 Decision

Journalists

Use of Body worn cameras by An Garda Siochana

Refused

FOI-000069-2017 Decision

Journalists

Income generated from fines relating to parking in disabled parking bays in each county in the years 2014 to 2016

Grant

FOI-000082-2017 Decision

Journalists

The cost of policing each city in Ireland from the last year.

Grant

FOI-000083-2017 Decision

Oireachtas

A breakdown of Garda Expenditure by Region per year from 2014 - 2016  -Offense rates for Co. Kildare 2015/16   

Part Grant

FOI-000086-2017 Decision

Journalists

The number and rank of Gardai to retire last year and in 2015 and related payments.

Part Grant

FOI-000094-2017 Decision

Journalists

Overtime payments from January 2010 to December 2016 broken down by division and rank.

Part Grant

FOI-000096-2017-Decision

Academics

Yearly allowance for each Garda to buy uniforms. If all uniforms are provided free of charge, the kind of clothing items each Garda receives. Costs/refunds of washing/dry cleaning.

Part Grant

FOI-000099-2017 Decision

Public

I'd like to request a list of all the payments received by An Garda Siochana for overseeing security, traffic management and public safety at all events in Longford, Leitrim and Roscommon in (a) 2016 (b) 2015 and (c) 2014.

Grant

FOI-000107-2017 - Decision

Public

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2014 for records about any assistance the US is giving to Ireland for protection of Trump International Golf Links at Doonbeg, as well as any other properties owned by Trump. This may be in the form of financial assistance, manpower, advisement, etc.

Refused

FOI-000108-2017 - Decision

Oireachtas

I would like to request under Freedom of Information, all email correspondence / any other, between An Garda Siochana and the Policing Authority, concerning the appointment of Assistant Commissioner posts within An Garda Siochana,  from November 1st 2016 - March 2nd 2017.

Part Grant

FOI-000092-2017 - Decision

FOI-000092-2017 1. Commissioner's Office Records

FOI-000092-2017 2. CAO's Office Records

FOI-000092-2017 3. PALO Office Records

Public

I wish to request access to the following records that I believe to be held by the An Garda Siochana

A list of all munitions purchased An Garda, including a description of the item, date of purchase, cost and the country of origin from where the purchase was obtained, in tabular form, for 2016, 2015 and 2014.

Refuse

FOI-000113-2017 - Decision

Journalist

1) The number of marked and unmarked Garda Vehicles allocated to the Garda Dog Unit in the years 2014,2015,2016 and to-date in 2017; the number of marked and unmarked Garda Vehicles allocated to the Garda Dog Unit that were withdrawn from the fleet in the years mentioned above

2) The number of Garda Mountain Bikes that were withdrawn from the Garda Fleet in the years 2013,2014,2015,2016 and to-date in 2017

3) The cost of operating the Garda Water Unit eg Staffing costs, repairs to Garda Boats etc in the years 2013,2014,2015,2016 and to-date in 2017

Part Grant

FOI-000118-2017 - Decision

Journalist

All material which shows the cost of policing each city in Ireland in 2015, broken down by each area of each city.

Grant

FOI-000120-2017 - Decision

Journalist

The amount spent providing Noirin O’Sullivan with legal representation since she took on the role of Garda Commissioner.

This would include an itemised breakdown of all costs, including the name of the relevant legal firm and associated cost.

It would also include the reason for the employment of legal expertise for Commissioner O’Sullivan.

Grant

FOI-000133-2017 - Decision

Journalist

1.       The total amount spent in ‘performance related’ bonus payments in each year since 2008. I am seeking this data under the various headings for which the monies was paid. I am also seeking the number of people who received such payments in each of the past five years.

2.       The amount spent in ‘performance related’ bonus payments to the Garda Commissioner, Deputy Commissioner, Strategy and Change Management, Deputy Commissioner, Operations, and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). I am seeking data for each year since 2008.

3.       The total amount spent and the number of senior managers who received ‘performance related’ bonus payments in each year since 2008.

4.       The amount spent in any form of ‘performance related’ bonus payments to divisional officers who reached specified performance targets. This is limited to payments made in each year since 2008.

Refused

FOI-000150-2017 - Decision

Journalist

Details of the number of calls made to the Crimestoppers freephone number in 2015 and 2016, broken down by month and year.

Details of the rewards paid out as part of the Crimestoppers Reward initiative between 1 January 2015 and 31 December 2016

Refuse

FOI-000167-2017 - Decision

Journalist

I am seeking records on of the annual policing costs at Dublin Airport from 2010.

Refuse

FOI-000176-2017 - Decision

Journalist

Records outlining the sums of compensation paid to members of the force for personal injuries sustained while on duty in 2009-2017.

A breakdown of the 10 largest compensation sums paid out to members of the force for personal injuries sustained while on duty in 2016 and in 2017.

Part grant

FOI-000187-2017 - Decision

Journalist

Records of all payments to Fergus Heffernan, CHH Services, or RD Consult for training or other services provided during the years 2010-2017 inclusive; including but not limited to invoices and receipts detailing services and payment amounts. 

Refuse

FOI-000192-2017 - Decision

Journalist

The amount that An Garda Siochana have received in vehicle release -Fees in the years 2014,2015,2016 and to-date in 2017. The amount that An Garda Siochana have generated through the sales of vehicles that have been seized by members of public and that the registered owner of that vehicle hasn't paid the penalty to get their vehicle returned to them within the timeframe

Part grant

FOI-000194-2017 - Decision

Journalist

Copies of financial records detailing how much has been spent to date on the new Garda headquarters on Kevin Street, Dublin.

Grant

FOI-000207-2017 - Decision

Journalists

A) The amount spent on wages, vet costs and so on related to the Garda Mounted Unit in the years 2016 and to-date in 2017

B) The number of Gardaí by rank & gender in the Garda Mounted Unit in the years 2016 and to-date in 2017

C) The number of stables available to the Garda Mounted Unit in the years 2016 and to-date in 2017; If all stables are in use; if not the number that are being used

D) The amount spent on wages, vet costs and so on related to the Garda Dog Unit in the years 2016 and to-date in 2017

E) The number of Gardaí by rank & gender in the Garda Dog Unit in the years 2016 and to-date in 2017

F) The number of kennels available to the Garda Dog Unit in the years 2016 and to-date in 2017;  if all kennels are in use; if not, the number that are being used

(G) The number of permanent civilian staff working in either the Garda Mounted Unit and or Garda Dog Unit in the years 2016 and to-date in 2017

Grant

FOI-000381-2017 - Decision