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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25/03/2014
Statement by the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter, TD, on the retirement of Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan
21/03/2014
Press Release: Shatter publishes the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Bill 2014
20/03/2014
Minister Shatter launches social tourism programme between Ireland and Mexico
13/03/2014
Minister Shatter announces targeted changes in the Start-up Entrepreneur Programme
12/03/2014
Minister Shatter announces appointment of Garda Confidential Recipient
12/03/2014
Minister Shatter announces Humanitarian Admission Programme to assist vulnerable persons suffering in Syria and surrounding countries
12/03/2014
Minister Shatter publishes report of the Garda Síochána Inspectorate and announces Action Plan to implement Report's Recommendations
11/03/2014
Statement by Minister Shatter following the death of Mrs. Christine Buckley
11/03/2014
Statement by Minister Alan Shatter on the Garda Inspectorate Report
06/03/2014
Minister Shatter publishes the Joint Probation Service - Irish Prison Service Women’s Strategy 2014 – 2016 and the Irish Prison Service and Probation Service Annual Reports 2013