New joint taskforce to tackle cross-border crime welcomed by Donegal Deputy

 

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A new joint taskforce has been set up to tackle cross border crime.

Ministers from north and south of the border met earlier to discuss the details of the taskforce - which will be led by the Gardai, the PSNI and revenue officers.

The cross-jurisdiction force will aim to tackle criminal gangs operating across the border including paramilitarism.

Donegal Deputy & Sinn Feins Justice Spokesperson  Pádraig Mac Lochlainn says the  next step is the Joint Policing Committee in Donegal cooperating with  community policing across the border: