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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20/05/2019
Department of Justice and Equality launches radio ads as part of ‘No Excuses’ national awareness campaign on sexual harassment and sexual violence
14/05/2019
Minister Flanagan announces independent specialist in-depth research study on familicide and domestic homicide reviews
09/05/2019
Minister Flanagan launches major national awareness campaign on sexual harassment and sexual violence
08/05/2019
Ministers Flanagan and Stanton announce the phased introduction of 8 weeks additional Parental Leave
02/05/2019
Social enterprises that help cut re-offending rates given €300,000 ‘KickStart’ by Minister Flanagan
01/05/2019
Minister Flanagan secures Government approval for amendments to the Harassment, Harmful Communications and Related Offences Bill
30/04/2019
Joint Press Statement: Agreement reached in mediation on the scheme for employment of non-EEA fishers in parts of the Irish sea-fishing fleet
30/04/2019
Minister Flanagan addresses GRA Conference
29/04/2019
Minister Flanagan today commences new law criminalising offences committed abroad by Irish citizens or residents
29/04/2019
Minister Flanagan congratulates 2,400 new Irish citizens