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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23/04/2020
Joint Statement from the Department of Justice and Equality and the HSE on the Measures to Protect Direct Provision Residents during COVID-19
20/04/2020
Minister Flanagan welcomes Supreme Court’s first use of video technology to hear case remotely
15/04/2020
Major new TV, Radio and Social Media Campaign reaching out to Victims of Domestic Abuse begins today
09/04/2020
Ministers announce further COVID-19 supports for Direct Provision residents
04/04/2020
Statement by the Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan TD, in relation to access arrangements
31/03/2020
Minister Flanagan notes release of CSO Crime Statistics for 2019
31/03/2020
Ministers Flanagan and Stanton announce significant increase in Direct Provision accommodation as part of emergency response to COVID-19 pandemic
28/03/2020
Reminder: Clocks go forward this weekend
23/03/2020
Statement in relation to Contingency Planning for Accommodation Centres
20/03/2020
Minister Flanagan announces temporary extension of immigration permissions