Sligo/Leitrim TD claims no action taken on his allegations of garda ‘malpractice’

A Sligo Leitrim Dail deputy says no meaningful action or consultation has taken place with him since he made allegations in the Dail six months ago of Garda malpractice in County Leitrim.

Sinn Fein TD Martin Kenny has now given more information about his allegations to the Minister for Justice in a Protected Disclsoure, which protects people making such allegations from any repercussions.

And he says he has also requested that GSOC take over the investigation of the disappearance of Leitrim man Pat Heeran, who has been missing since October 2011.

Deputy Kenny told Ocean FM News why he felt it was necessary for him to make a Protected Disclosure to the Justice Minister: