Press releases relating to issues under the remit of the Department are listed chronologically below. For ease of reference, they are also sorted by theme as follows:

Courts Policy/Legal Services
Crime & Law Enforcement
Equality/Disability
Financial Shared Services
Garda & Policing
Immigration/Asylum
Legislation, Law Reform & EU
Northern Ireland
Other regulatory functions
Prisons & Probation
Youth Justice, Children & Family

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12/03/2012
Minister Shatter publishes second follow up Report by the Inspector of Prisons on Limerick Prison
12/03/2012
Minister Shatter announces extension of Irish Short-stay Visa Waiver Programme
08/03/2012
IRELAND’S RESPONSE TO U.N. HUMAN RIGHTS RECOMMENDATIONS PUBLISHED
08/03/2012
NEW DISABILITY FORUM ESTABLISHED BY MINISTER LYNCH
06/03/2012
Minister Shatter invites submissions on recent EU proposals to strengthen data protection safeguards
06/03/2012
Ireland to sign the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
06/03/2012
Minister Shatter visits Mountjoy Prison to view refurbished C Division
05/03/2012
Interdepartmental Group to examine the issue of people with mental illness coming into contact with the criminal justice system
05/03/2012
Statement regarding Bar Council Report
02/03/2012
Statement by the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Mr. Alan Shatter, T.D., on Matter Arising from Extradition Case