Garda promotions confirmed

An Garda Síochána has confirmed a number of promotions, allocations and transfers which have taken effect between the 2nd and 8th of July 2020.

Assistant Commissioner Anne Marie Cagney is appointed to the Dublin Metropolitan Region.

Locally, the following Superintendents are assigned responsibility following promotion:

  • Superintendent Mary Gaynor has been assigned to Carrick-on-Shannon District
  • Superintendent Christopher Grogan to Baltinglass District
  • Superintendent Padraic Burke to Ballymote District
  • Superintendent Thomas Colsh (pictured in Loughglynn on Tuesday, when he attended the 40th anniversary commemoration event for murdered Gardaí John Morley and Henry Byrne) to Castlerea District.

Garda Superintendent Goretti Sheridan, a native of Rathmullan, Co. Donegal, leaves the Castlerea Garda Division this week to take up a new position in the Sligo Garda Division.