Joint Policing Committee

Louth County Council have established a Joint Policing Committee structure that reflects general structures in County Louth.  Its functions are provided for in the An Garda Siochana Act, 2005 and the associated revised Strategy Guidelines that were published in 2014.  The committees are as follows:-

A Community Safety Strategy, which is the Joint Policing Strategy, has been adopted by the JPC structure, as the Strategy to underpin the work of the Committee. See link below.

Community Safety Strategy.pdf (size 18.6 MB)

Joint Policing Commmitte Steering Group

A steering group made up of the Chief Executive, Chief Superintendent Louth Garda Division, Chairperson Louth County Council, Chairperson Drogheda Local Policing Forum, Chairperson Dundalk Local Policing Forum and Chairperson Ardee Local Policing Forum.

Dundalk Local Policing Forum

The Dundalk Local Policing Forum represents the Dundalk Municipal District and the Dundalk Garda District.  Its membership is as follows:-

Cllr. Jim LoughranChairperson
Cllr. Conor Keelan 
Cllr. Marianne Butler 
Cllr. Maeve Yore 
Cllr. John McGahon 
Cllr. Jennifer Green 
Cllr. Kevin Meenan 
Cllr. Mark Dearey 
Cllr. Emma Coffey 
Cllr. Maria Doyle 
Cllr. Edel Corrigan 
Cllr. Peter Savage 
Cllr Tomas Sharkey 
Super. Gerard CurleyDundalk Garda District
Frank PentonyDirector of Services
Members of Oireachtas
  • Gerry Adams TD
  • Declan Breathnach TD
  • Fergus O'Dowd TD
  • Peter Fitzpatrick TD
  • Imelda Munster TD
  • Senator Gerald Nash
  • Senator Jim D'Arcy
  • Senator Mary Moran
Pat McVeighCommunity and Voluntary Rep
John TempleCommunity and Voluntary Rep
VacantCommunity and Voluntary Rep
Matthew McGreehanIFA Rep
Frank WattersBusiness Rep

LPF Dundalk Minutes

Drogheda Local Policing Forum

The Drogheda Local Policing Forum represents both the interests of the Borough District of Drogheda and the Drogheda Garda District.  Its membership is as follows:-

Cllr. Kenneth FloodChairperson
Cllr. Kevin Callan 
Cllr. Richard Culhane 
Cllr. Tommy Byrne 
Cllr. Paul Bell 
Cllr. Joanna Byrne 
Cllr. Pio Smith 
Cllr. Frank Godfrey 
Cllr. Oliver Tully 
Cllr. Alan Cassidy 
Super. Andrew WattersDrogheda Garda District
Paddy DonnellyDirector of Services

Members of Oireachtas

 

  • Gerry Adams TD
  • Declan Breathnach TD
  • Fergus O'Dowd TD
  • Peter Fitzpatrick TD
  • Imelda Munster TD
  • Senator Gerald Nash
Tony MullinsCommunity and Voluntary Rep
Flora OkobiCommunity and Voluntary Rep
David McCloskeyBusiness Rep
Nicholas SullivanIFA Rep

LPF Drogheda Minutes

Ardee Local Policing Forum

The Ardee Local Policing Forum represents both the interests of the Ardee Municipal District and the Ardee Garda District.   It should be noted that while the Garda Station of Dunleer is located in the Ardee local authority municipal district, it is served by the Drogheda Garda District. Its membership is as follows:-

Cllr. Pearse McGeoughChairperson
Cllr. Jim Tenanty 
Cllr. Dolores Minogue 
Cllr. Tom Cunningham 
Cllr. Liam Reilly 
Cllr. Colm Markey 
Super. Andrew WattersArdee Garda District
  
  
Insp. Brendan CaddenDrogheda Garda District
Joe Mc GuinnessDirector of Service
Members of Oireachtas
  • Gerry Adams TD
  • Declan Breathnach TD
  • Fergus O'Dowd TD
  • Peter Fitzpatrick TD
  • Imelda Munster TD
  • Senator Gerald Nash
Hugh ConlonCommunity and Voluntary Rep
VacantCommunity and Voluntary Rep
David RingBusiness Rep
Denis BrennanIFA Rep

LPF Ardee Minutes