On Friday, 26th September, the “Editorial” in the Irish Independent reminded the Nation of the heroic work done daily by members of An Garda Síocháin. The heading speaks volumes: “Lets not forget – We depend on the Gardai“. It highlighted two cases where on Thursday, the Gardai were called to deal with the brutal murder of a man leaving his child to school in Dublin while at the other end of the country, the Gardai were involved in the seizure of €8Om worth of cocaine in Cork. On that very same evening (Thursday), we had the case of Retired Garda Liam (Willie) Barry, a GSRMA Limerick Member who was seriously injured when he and two other pensioners were knocked down by a car in Parteen, Co. Clare.
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