Garda Commissioners - Cover-up Continues

Year

Commissioner

1975-1978

Edmund Garvey

Replaced (lost Government confidence)

1978-1983

Patrick McLaughlin

Retired (wiretap scandal)

1983-1987

Laurence Wren

Retired

1987-1988

Eamon Doherty

Retired

1988-1991

Eugene Crowley

Retired

1991-1996

Patrick Culligan

Retired

1996-2003

Patrick Byrne

Retired

2003-2007

Noel Conroy

Retired

2007-2010

Fachtna Murphy

Retired

2010-2014

Patrick Callinan

Retired (penalty points and GSOC bugging scandals)

2014-2017

Noirín O'Sullivan

Retired (whistleblower and breath testing scandals)

2017-2018

Dónall Ó Cualáin

Acting Commissioner

2018- present

Drew Harris