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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10/08/2011
Minister Shatter publishes the European Arrest Warrant (Application to Third Countries and Amendment) and Extradition (Amendment) Bill 2011.
05/08/2011
Minister Shatter announces commencement of new legislation to facilitate investigations into white collar crime
04/08/2011
Minister Shatter formally publishes the 29th Amendment of the Constitution (Judges' Remuneration) Bill 2011
03/08/2011
Minister Shatter Announces White Collar Crime Measure
03/08/2011
Minister Shatter announces enactment of Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2011
02/08/2011
Statement by the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Mr. Alan Shatter, T.D. on the abduction of An Post Official in Drogheda
28/07/2011
Justice Minister lays “Shell to Sea” interim report before Oireachtas
28/07/2011
Minister Alan Shatter Publishes Report on the Thornton Hall Prison Project and Strengthens Independent Oversight of Prison System
28/07/2011
Justice Minister welcomes encouraging trend in crime figures
27/07/2011
Appointment to the post of Secretary General of the Department of Justice and Equality