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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28/06/2022
Minister McEntee pays tribute to Assistant Garda Commissioner John O’Driscoll on his retirement
26/06/2022
Minister McEntee celebrates second formal participation of civil and public service in Dublin Pride parade
24/06/2022
Minister for Justice publishes General Scheme of the Inspection of Places of Detention Bill
22/06/2022
Minister of State Browne announces funding allocations for Youth Diversion Projects for 2022
22/06/2022
Minister for Justice Helen McEntee, TD welcomes the latest release from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Prison re-offending statistics 2019
22/06/2022
Minister McEntee welcomes decision to opt into proposed EU Directive combating violence against women and domestic violence
21/06/2022
New mechanisms to retain data to protect national security and tackle serious crime under draft Bill published by Minister McEntee
20/06/2022
Minister McEntee hosts first in-person citizenship ceremonies since pandemic to welcome Ireland’s newest citizens
09/06/2022
Minister McEntee receives Cabinet approval to bring forward emergency legislation on the legal basis for Garda Court Presenters
09/06/2022
Minister for Justice Helen McEntee welcomes three key publications for An Garda Síochána