The gardaí have announced a host of new transfers and appointments.
An Garda Síochána has announced a host of new appointments, including one in the midlands.
Superintendent John Lawless has been transfered to Birr Garda District.
He was previously stationed in Ballymote in Sligo.
Former inspector in Portlaoise Eamonn Curley has now been appointed Superintendent of the Leixlip District.