The Garda Inspectorate is a three-member team established on 26 July, 2006 in accordance with Part 5 of the Garda Síochána Act, 2005.

Mr Mark Toland, formerly of the London Metropolitan Police,was appointed Chief Inspector from 6 November 2017. There are two Deputy Chief Inspector posts, one which is held by Ms Pauline Shields and the other by Mr Hugh Hume , both of whom formerly served in the Police Service of Northern Ireland.

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