John Quinn joined An Garda Siochana on the 10th. of May 1955 – the year of the very hot Summer. It can be assumed that when he arrived at the Depot Gate at 9.00am from the Banner County he was eagerly looking forward to an interesting career in our force and perhaps with a bit […]
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Paddy Dolan, a retired Garda Inspector and a GSRMA Member has reason to feel proud. His son Colm returned from Ethiopa before Christmas after spending seven years with CONCERN supporting the poorest of the poor. Paddy Dolan’s three brothers have given a life-time of service on the Mission fields:- Fr. Tony is in Uganda; Fr. […]
Redemptorist, Fr. Michael Cusack, Dundalk, has shown huge courage by leaving hospital to support Gardai and rural communities throughout Ireland. At the hour of greatest need at the funeral of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe, the Redemptorist felt the pain of families. To read more, click here.
The following article is about the life of an extraordinary man. He was one of a small number of men who worked first as a Garda, but then resigned to join the priesthood and work as a Missionary Priest in South Africa. This is the story of his extraordinary life. In the small village of […]