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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02/08/2012
Minister Shatter welcomes report from the Garda Commissioner on the review carried out by An Garda Síochána arising from the incidents which took place at the concert in the Phoenix Park on Saturday 7 July
01/08/2012
Government approves proposals for revised Garda Compensation Scheme
27/07/2012
Response by Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence to letter from members of the Selection Panel for the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission
26/07/2012
Publication of Europol Bill 2012
26/07/2012
Property Services Appeal Board
24/07/2012
Shatter announces Selection panel to select members of the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission
23/07/2012
Publication of Annual Report of the Parole Board for 2011
23/07/2012
Comments by Alan Shatter, TD, Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence on arrests by An Garda Síochána
20/07/2012
Minister Shatter publishes legislation to require mandatory vetting of persons working with children or vulnerable adults
19/07/2012
Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Mr. Alan Shatter, T.D., Meets the Omagh Support and Self-help Group