Kilkenny to benefit from promotion of new sergeants
The Kilkenny/ Carlow Garda Division is set to benefit from the promotion of two of its members to the rank of sergeant.
Garda Commissioner Drew Harris made the announcement this week. Both gardai promoted have already taken up their position.
In total, 113 garda members nationally were promoted by Commissioner Harris at the end of January, with over 100 being to the rank of sergeant.
It brings the total number of garda sergeants in the country to 2,079 – the highest number in this rank since 2010.