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Gardaí take softly, softly approach with coronavirus powers used sparingly

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Compliance: Health Minister Simon Harris said approach is working. Picture: Steve Humphreys

Compliance: Health Minister Simon Harris said approach is working. Picture: Steve Humphreys

Compliance: Health Minister Simon Harris said approach is working. Picture: Steve Humphreys

Gardaí adopted a "softly, softly" approach when dealing with breaches of the social distancing and travel restrictions over the Easter bank holiday weekend.

Final figures on the breaches will not be calculated and published until today but enforcement through arrests is said to have happened in only a "very small" number of cases.


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