Findings ‘Hard To Take’ – McCabe

Written 4 days ago by Ben Finnegan


Maurice McCabe says he’s happy with the Disclosures Tribunal report but admits some of the findings are “hard to take”.

The report, published yesterday, found that former Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan and former press officer Superintendent Dave Taylor engaged in a smear campaign to harm the garda whistleblower’s reputation.

Judge Peter Charleton also concluded that Mullingar Sergeant McCabe had been a genuine person, “repulsively denigrated for being no more than a good citizen and police officer”.

Sergeant McCabe has been giving his reaction to RTE following publication: