Garda Síochána – Ireland
Jan 8, 2018 // By:Adminas // No Comment
Ranked at sixth best police force in the world, Garda Síochána, meaning “the Guardian of the Peace”, formed in 1922. More commonly referred to as the Gardaí, “Guardians”, is the police force of Ireland. The Mission of An Garda Síochána is working with Communities to protect and Serve. Some stats of Garda Síochána are given below.
- Employees 16,328
- Budget €1.426 billion
You will be surprised to know that only 20-25 % of Irish policeman know how to use firearm. Mostly Individual “Gardaí” has been equipped with ASP extendable batons and pepper spray. Despite all this Ireland has very low crime rate than United States.
January 08, 2018