Concern as no newly qualified Gardai dispatched to Donegal



None of the recent batch of newly qualified recruits released from the Templemore Garda Training College were posted to Donegal.

Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher says he was shocked to learn this especially in the context of recent figures which showed a 21% decline in Garda numbers within the county since 2009.

Deputy Gallagher says Donegal must get its fair share of new gardai adding that calls for more manpower in Donegal from senior Gardai here are falling on deaf ears: