Gardaí To Increase Checkpoints Over Easter


An Garda Siochana are reminding the public that they have re-commenced High Profile static checkpoints. High profile checkpoints on Motorways/ Dual Carriageways will be supported by local mobile checkpoints on surrounding and parallel routes. These checkpoints are in support of Public Health Regulations. An Garda Síochána say over the coming days it will be further increasing the level of activity on the road network, and in public spaces and amenities. Current travel regulations provide for travel restrictions outside a person’s place of residence except for a reasonable excuse or necessary journey . Deputy Commissioner, Policing and Security, Anne Marie McMahon said, “Once again this Easter Period you are being asked to stay at home to protect yourself, your family, your relatives and friends. The Public Health regulations remain in place, including restriction on travelling outside of your home.