Press releases relating to issues under the remit of the Department are listed chronologically below. For ease of reference, they are also sorted by theme as follows:

Courts Policy/Legal Services
Crime & Law Enforcement
Equality/Disability
Financial Shared Services
Garda & Policing
Immigration/Asylum
Legislation, Law Reform & EU
Northern Ireland
Other regulatory functions
Prisons & Probation
Youth Justice, Children & Family

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08/02/2019
Minister Flanagan joins Justice & Home Affairs Ministers in Bucharest for two days of discussions on counter-terrorism; asylum & migration; electronic evidence; and police & judicial cooperation
07/02/2019
Minister Flanagan welcomes third progress report of the Effectiveness and Renewal Group for the Department of Justice and Equality
05/02/2019
Minister Flanagan appoints Judge Gerard Haughton to conduct a scoping exercise in relation to circumstances leading to the death of Shane O’Farrell
31/01/2019
Minister Flanagan announces Mid-term Review of the Second National Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence 2016-2021
29/01/2019
Minister Flanagan makes new appointments to the Policing Authority
29/01/2019
Minister Flanagan announces Government approval for a referendum on divorce
28/01/2019
Ministers Flanagan and Doherty publish results of Abhaile - and encourage remaining borrowers in home mortgage arrears to avail of its services
17/01/2019
The Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan, and Minister of State, David Stanton, who has special responsibility for youth justice, today commented on the issues that have arisen with the management of cases of youth crime by An Garda Síochána.
11/01/2019
Statement by Minister Flanagan on fire at Shannon Key West Hotel in Rooskey
10/01/2019
Department of Justice and Equality and the Central Statistics Office sign Memorandum of Understanding on the Undertaking of a National Sexual Violence Prevalence Study