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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08/05/2020
Minister Flanagan welcomes report from the Policing Authority on Policing Performance by An the Garda Síochána in relation to the Covid-19 crisis
07/05/2020
Minister Flanagan welcomes appointment of new Chief Bureau Officer at the Criminal Assets Bureau
01/05/2020
Minister Stanton publishes Draft Youth Justice Strategy for Consultation
29/04/2020
Publication of the Annual Report of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission for 2019
29/04/2020
Minister Flanagan presents to Government the Policing Authority Annual Report for 2019
23/04/2020
Statement by the Department of Justice & Equality on the Ombudsman’s Commentary on Direct Provision 2019
23/04/2020
Policing Authority appoints an Assistant Commissioner in the Garda Síochána
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