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Gardaí launching high visibility, nationwide policing plan this weekend to aid health guidelines

Gardaí have said it has launched a policing plan taking effect from 7am this morning to midnight on Sunday to support public health guidelines. 

The “high visibility, nationwide policing plan” will be focused on support for the vulnerable and crime prevention, gardaí said in a statement this morning.

The gardaí said its plans to support the public health guidance will have three key strands – community engagement, crime prevention patrols and checkpoints focusing on crime detection.

In a statement, it said community gardaí will work with individuals, community groups, statutory agencies, charities and local businesses to provide a range of services to assist the most vulnerable.

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