Dáil Éireann - Volume 471 - 05 November, 1996
Written Answers. - Garda Surveillance.
Mr. Gregory Mr. Gregory
194. Mr. Gregory asked the Minister for Justice if members of the Garda special detective unit monitored anti-drug public meetings (details supplied) in Dublin 7; if so, the purpose of such surveillance; and if the plain clothes gardaí in cars outside these meetings were from Garda drug units. [20411/96]
Minister for Justice (Mrs. Owen) Nora Owen
Minister for Justice (Mrs. Owen): I am informed by the Garda authorities that the disclosure of the information sought by the Deputy concerning operational matters would be contrary to established practice. In the circumstances, I do not propose to make any further comment.
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