“Reasonable to suggest” more Gardaí will be stationed in Cavan and Monaghan – Minister

The Justice Minister says it’s “reasonable to suggest” that more Gardaí will be stationed in Cavan and Monaghan in the coming weeks.

200 Gardaí are to pass out at Templemore tomorrow, with Charlie Flanagan hoping some of those will be stationed locally.

There are calls for the Government and Garda management to plan for a possible hard border, which would see an increase in Gardaí needed in this region.

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan told the Dáil recently that he expects more Gardaí to be posted to Cavan and Monaghan soon: