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Assistant Commissioner Roads Policing & and Major Event Management

AC David Sheahan

Title: Assistant Commissioner Roads Policing & and Major Event Management 

Name: David Sheahan

Native Of: County Wexford

Appointed: 7th February 2018

Joined: 7th September 1983

Career Highlights:

Joined An Garda Síochána in 1983 and served in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford

1990    - Promoted to Sergeant and served in Lismore and Dungarvan, Co. Waterford and Waterford City

1999 - Promoted to Inspector and served in Wexford, Waterford City and Kilkenny

2004    - Promoted to Superintendent and served in Roxboro Road, Limerick and Waterford City

2007    - Promoted to Chief Superintendent and served as Divisional Officer Laois/Offaly, Tipperary, Kerry and Limerick

2018    - Appointed as Assistant Commissioner, Roads Policing and Major Event Management


Master of Business Administration – Open University 2003

Certificate in Strategic HRM Development – Irish Management Institute 2006

Garda Executive Leadership Programme – Garda College/UCD 2007

LLM in Human Rights in Criminal Justice – University of Limerick 2018 (ongoing)