More Supervision To Prevent Another Breath Test Scandal

Written 2 weeks ago by Newsroom


A senior Garda says greater supervision will ensure there is no repeat of the breath test scandal.

Assistant Commissioner Michael Finn has been updating the Oireachtas Justice Committee on the steps taken since it emerged almost two million fake tests were recorded.

An internal report earlier this year found that some Gardaí were inflating the numbers while others didn’t know how to properly record them.

Assistant Commissioner Finn admits supervision has been a problem.