Future of policing under scrutiny
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10 Apr 2019 / policing Print

Future of policing under scrutiny at NUI Galway

One-day conference will reflect on the recommendations of the Commission on the Future of Policing, and their implementation

A one-day conference on the theme of Policing, Human Rights and Communities has been organised by the School of Law and Irish Centre for Human Rights at NUI Galway.

The conference will take place at the Aula Maxima (Lower), NUI Galway, on Friday, 26 April.


Confirmed speakers and chairs include Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan, Garda Commissioner Drew Harris, former EU Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, barrister Lord David Anderson of Ipswich (Brick Court Chambers in London) and Oonagh McPhillips (deputy secretary-general at the Department of Justice and Equality).

The conference organiser is Professor Donncha O'Connell (pictured) of the School of Law at NUI Galway.

A full programme together with registration details is available at https://policinghumanrights.eventbrite.ie. Registration is free but, as numbers are limited, early registration is advisable.

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