News and statements
GSOC applauds bravery of woman in sex assault case
12 October 2018
GSOC applauds bravery of woman in sex assault case.Read More
GSOC welcomes the report by the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland
18 September 2018
GSOC welcomes the report by the CFPI into the Future of Policing in IrelandRead More
Information Report from the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission at the completion of the investigation into the complaints of Ian Bailey, Ca...
2 August 2018
Pursuant of s.103 of the Garda Síochána Act, 2005Read More
GSOC’s 2017 Annual Report has been published
25 July 2018
The twelfth annual report of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission has been publishedRead More
GSOC has launched a public interest inquiry into reports of the temporary loss of an official garda issue sub-machine gun in Dublin city cen...
11 July 2018
GSOC has launched a public interest investigation into the alleged loss and return of a garda sub-machine gunRead More
Report following a complaint made by Mr. Henry McCourt, nephew of the late Fr. Niall Molloy who died on the 8th of July 1985 in Clara, Count...
9 July 2018
In June 2016 GSOC admitted for investigation a complaint on behalf of relatives of the late Fr. Niall Molloy who died in Offaly in 1985Read More
The report of the independent inquiry by Mr. Justice Frank Clarke into the conduct of designated officers of the Ombudsman Commission in an ...
6 July 2018
Mr. Justice Frank Clarke had undertaken an inquiry under section 109 of the Garda Síochána Act 2005 into the conduct of designated officers ...Read More
Fatal shooting at Cherrywood Co Dublin on Sunday 20 May 2018 – update on Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) investigation
23 May 2018
An investigation by GSOC into the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting of a 40-year-old man at Cherrywood Business Park, Co Dublin o...Read More
Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission calls for radical overhaul of legislation
19 January 2018
The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) has called for a radical overhaul of the legislation governing its operationsRead More
GSOC Investigation of Fixed Charge Notice Cancellations 2009 to 2014
1 December 2017
The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) has today (Fri 1 Dec) published our Investigation of Fixed Charge Notice Cancellations 2009 t...Read More
GSOC welcomes the publication of Review of the Law on the Retention of and Access to Communications Data by the former Chief Justice, Mr. Ju...
3 October 2017
GSOC welcomes the publication of Former Chief Justice, Mr Justice John Murray's report into Retention of & Access to Communication DataRead More
Three Garda officers seconded to the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission
1 September 2017
Garda members seconded to GSOC to assist Templemore investigationRead More