Garda allocation to North West falls far short of what’s needed – GRA

The Vice President of the GRA says the latest allocation of Gardai to the North West falls far short of what is needed to replenish the force.


The region is to receive the lowest allocation nationwide with just six attested members to be stationed here.


It equates to less than one new Garda for each County.


GRA Vice President and Donegal based Garda Brendan O’Connor says coupled with this, they are hugely concerned with the level of recruitment currently taking place: