Donegal Deputy slams An Garda Síochána use of Central Procurement Model

Padraig MacLochlainn TD
Padraig MacLochlainn TD

Sinn Fein's Justice Spokesperson has questioned the Garda use of the Central Procurement Model after reports that a garda car was transported 45km on a flat bed lorry to have windscreen wipers replaced.

In another instance, a Garda car was off the road in Donegal for a number of days because it had to be transported to Letterkenny rather than be repaired locally.

Sinn Fein's Justice Spokesperson Padraig MacLochlainn says the Central Procurement Model has its benefits but is questioning its application by the Gardai in these cases: