Attacks upon a member of the Gardaí is an attack upon the whole community – O’Callaghan
08 June 2020
Fianna Fáil Spokesperson for Justice, Jim O’Callaghan has condemned an arson attack which took place in Dundalk on the home of a member of An garda Síochana on Sunday night.
Deputy O’Callaghan said: “An attack upon a member of the Gardaí is an attack upon the whole community. Such acts of violence cannot be tolerated and those responsible must be brought to justice. We all need to stand up to these acts of violence and intimidation.
“This is a shocking act of violence and intimidation against a member of the gardaí and his young family to take place. There is no place in our community for acts of violence and harassment such as those seen in Dundalk and they will not be tolerated
“Acts of violence and attacks on members of An Garda Síochana homes will not be tolerated and anyone connected to such criminality must face the full force of the law,” concluded Deputy O’Callaghan.