drugs unit

  • There has been no increase over the past 8 years in the number of personnel assigned to the drugs unit in the Mayo Garda Division.

    Only 5 Garda personnel are assigned to the unit, according to Mayo Fianna Fail TD Dara Calleary, who claims drugs are increasingly available in every town and village across the county.

    Despite a number of successful drugs seizures across Co Mayo in recent weeks, Deputy Calleary says more resources are needed for Gardai to tackle the scourge of illegal drugs.....