The deadline for applications to become a Garda Trainee is Wednesday, April 24th.

And it is hoped that there will be a big uptake in all counties.

Commissioner Drew Harris commented: "We know that we need to become a much more diverse organisation so that we properly reflect the society we serve. That is why our campaign is focusing on people who might not have previously considered a career as a Garda member. They have the skills we need for a policing role, but they might not have thought they could transfer those to being a Garda."

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