Meeting in Public


Garda Appointments

Quarterly Report on Appointments to Garda Síochána August - October 2019

The Policing Authority is pleased to announce that it has made a number of senior appointments in the period 1 August 2019 to 31 October 2019.

The appointments to the Garda ranks are made following selection competitions that were conducted in accordance with the statutory framework and the Authority’s Statement of Practice for undertaking each competition. Senior Garda staff are appointed by the Authority following appropriate civil service recruitment processes.

The following appointments have been made by the Authority:

To the grade of Executive Director:

  • Andrew O’Sullivan

To the rank of Chief Superintendent:

  • Anthony O’Donnell

To the rank of Superintendent:

  • James Dalton
  • John O’Flaherty
  • David Harrington
  • Seamus Maher
  • Karen Maloney
  • James O’Leary
  • Jarlath Duffy
  • Catharina Gunne
  • Majella Armstrong

To the grade of Principal Officer:

  • Síle Larkin
  • Deirdre Morris

The Authority congratulates all the persons appointed and wishes them well in their future careers.