Dublin, dozens of complaints are made about the "heavy-handed" tactics of "excessive force" deployed by gardai following last week's nationwide student demonstration against a government-proposed fee increase, the largest such demonstration in a generation.
The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission has received 28 complaints about the behaviour of gardaí at a student demonstration in…
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Members of Ireland's police force Garda Siochana raid the Dublin home of former MEP Paul Murphy TD, taking Murphy into custody along with three other activists and politicians opposing the water-tax-rate change, stirring nationwide speculation of "political policing." The police later release all four without charges. 2015-02-9 (Context: Dublin, police officer)
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