Donegal Gardai call for improved training of the force

Garda CarsThe Garda Representative Association's annual conference is to hear calls from Donegal for improved training for members of the force.

It backs a recommendation in the Guerin report.

Donegal GRA spokesperson Brendan O'Connor says it is essential the police service has the knowledge and skills to deal with cases correctly.

Also on the agenda at the conference was the issue of the treatment of gardai by water protestors - Mr O'Connor says there have been no serious cases in Donegal: