GRA President says falling Garda numbers is a cause of concern

The Donegal based President of the GRA is warning that one of the biggest challenges facing the force at present is falling Garda numbers,


It’s being reported that Staff morale is at an all-time low among Gardaí with many disillusioned at the lack of support they receive.


Members of the Garda Representative Association are gathering in Westport, Co Mayo this morning for the second day of their annual conference.


Retaining staff, morale and assaults on Gardaí will all be discussed at the gathering.


Brendan O’Connor says one of the big concerns is the fall Garda numbers.