Garda Commissioner will meet policing committees in Cavan and Monaghan later this year

The Garda Commissioner will meet with the policing committees in Cavan and Monaghan later this year.

Drew Harris yesterday announced a radical overhaul of Garda structures with Louth being added to the existing Cavan-Monaghan Division.

However, the Garda Representative Association has raised concerns about the size of the new division which would stretch from Blacklion to the east coast.

The Commissioner said the changes will see more Gardaí engaged in frontline policing.

And he said he and other senior members of the organisation will meet with local Joint Policing Committees later this year: