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Thursday 24 August 2017

Whistleblower on sick leave after bullying

GARDA whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe has taken sick leave after lodging 13 fresh bullying and harassment complaints in the last month, the Irish Independent has learned.

Senior management within the force are investigating a new series of harassment claims from the officer, acting Garda Commissioner Noirin O'Sullivan confirmed.

Ms O'Sullivan yesterday told the Oireachtas Justice Committee that management is in "daily contact"with Sgt McCabe – a claim his furious family later denied.

Full report: Page 10

Irish Independent

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