Sunday 22 October 2017

Gene Kerrigan: Revelations that the guards dreamt up an extra half a million breath tests won't have surprised many

 

'Figures from a sample of 61 checkpoints show that they recorded 392 negative breath tests. But, because of the zero factor, this went into Pulse as 3,920. Which is where 3,528 of the imaginary breath tests came from' (stock photo)
'Figures from a sample of 61 checkpoints show that they recorded 392 negative breath tests. But, because of the zero factor, this went into Pulse as 3,920. Which is where 3,528 of the imaginary breath tests came from' (stock photo)
Gene Kerrigan

Gene Kerrigan

We were told last week that the guards have created another half-million imaginary breath tests. That's "unbelievable", said minister Denis Naughten.

Really, Denis?

Given the string of extraordinary Garda scandals, including the previous million imaginary breath tests, is there anyone else in the country who was shocked by that news?

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