Gardai need resources to tackle drug scourge
Published 11/08/2014 | 02:30
ALL too often in the justice sector, major initiatives have a less than billed impact.
If it's not political or legislative overreach, or both, the best-laid plans are routinely felled by inadequate resources.
That the work of a small, eight-person unit of undercover gardai has led to the arrest of more than 3,000 people involved in the drugs trade is a cause for both celebration and frustration.