Garda changes should go out to consultation – Cope

There are calls for the new Operating Model to be delayed to allow for a period of consultation.

Donegal TD and Leas Ceann Comhairle Pat the Cope Gallagher says the experience of previous radical changes to public services has not always been successful, citing the example of the creation of the HSE.

He believes the Donegal garda division should have remained intact..............