Community Engagement Day 31/1/20 - All Welcome Details of the location, venue and timing of local engagement opportunities are available by county Revenue Scam Warning Gardaí have been made aware of a recent telephone scam where a male/female caller states they are from Revenue and state that you are entitles to a tax refund or that they are seeking immediate payment of a tax bill over the phone. An Garda Síochána Annual Report 2018 An Garda Síochána Annual Report 2018 has been approved by the Minister and laid before the Houses of the Oireachtas today 20 December 2019. Park Smart Appeal 2019 | Theft from Vehicles Over €30 million worth of items stolen from vehicles since 2016. 81% of People Satisfied with Service from An Garda Síochána - Q3 Public Attitudes Survey Since 2016, perceptions of An Garda Síochána’s effectiveness and capability have been steadily improving and the Q3 Garda Public Attitudes Survey has continued this trend. An Garda Síochána and Irish Remote Interpreting Service (IRIS) Launch Pilot Scheme for the Deaf Community in Cabra and Tralee Garda Stations The initiative, delivered through a webcam-enabled computer in the two pilot Garda stations will allow video-link access to Irish Sign Language interpretation through to the Irish Remote Interpreting Service (IRIS). Be Winter Ready! #BeWinterReady Attention should be drawn to the particular risk posed by hail showers, hail is one weather condition we cannot treat our roads for. An Garda Siochana Announces New Regional and Divisional Headquarters under new Operating Model A wide range of operational factors have been considered when deciding where the new Regional and Divisional Headquarters should be based. These factors included: population, geography, projected growth, crime trends and workload across a range of work streams Passport Service Online Renewals Irish citizens can now renew their passport book, renew their Passport Card, or apply for their first Passport Card online using the Online Passport Renewal Service. An Garda Síochána Youth Awards In this section you will find information and application forms from each Garda Division which are currently seeking nominations for the Garda Divisional Youth Awards. Telecommunications Fraud (phone scams) Gardaí appeal to all business owner to review their business phone systems Code of Ethics Video Launched on the 11/4/19 This short video of a number of Garda personnel from throughout the organisation gives their views on the importance and application of the nine Code of Ethics standards in the performance of their roles and responsibilities Coercive Control The offence of Coercive Control came into effect on the 1st of January 2019, and we want to encourage victims to report it to us. Request for Public consultation Members of the public will be provided with details of the public consultation process for each of the relevant companies through the following Local Authority links Update Road Works on the M7 Motorway 2018-2020 From the 26th of November 2018, An Garda Síochána will be deploying two GoSafe Vans on this route to further enhance enforcement activity by local Roads Policing Units. Garda ‘Lock it or Lose It’ campaign Almost €2 million worth of bicycles stolen since 2016 Use Your Brain Not Your Fists Campaign Gardaí Appeal to Young Males to "Use Your Brain Not Your Fists” to Reduce Assaults Child Rescue Ireland (CRI) Alerts extended through partnership between An Garda Síochána and Facebook. An Garda Síochána will be working with Facebook's Global Security Operations Centre to distribute Child Rescue Ireland Alerts (CRI Alert) to the Newsfeeds of people in Ireland External Emergency Plans An Garda Síochána, the Health Service Executive and Local Authorities (Fire Services) are each required under legislation to prepare Plans to deal with the emergency response to major accidents at designated sites. Protected Disclosures Policy Any member of An Garda Síochána who raises issues will be fully supported. Each and every Garda member must know they have the right and responsibility to raise their concerns and be confident that they will be listened to and addressed.