Laois Offaly gets senior Limerick garda chief

ONE of Limerick’s most senior gardai is to lead policing in Laois Offaly.

ONE of Limerick’s most senior gardai is to lead policing in Laois Offaly.

Chief Superintendent John Scanlan has worked in Henry Street Roxboro Road Garda Stations and also served in Granard, Co Longford and Ennis, Co Clare. He takes over the post which has been vacant for more than six months.

During his time in Limerick, Chief Supt Scanlan headed up some of the city’s most high profile investigations.