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Managing our people

The overall Garda strength for 31 December 2021 is 14,235 broken down as follows: 

Rank

Strength on

31/12/2021 

Commissioner

1

Deputy Commissioner

2

Assistant Commissioner

8

Chief Superintendent

48

Superintendent

168

Inspector

410

Sergeant

1,881

Garda

11,717

 TOTAL (Full time)

 14,235

 Reserves @ 31/12/21

 423

 TOTAL (full time and Reserve)

 14,658

Garda Staff @ 31/12/21

3,389

TOTAL

18,047

 

Retirement/Departure statistics (by rank/grade, by year, departure type for civilian staff and Garda members).

Breakdown of the statistics for family friendly initiatives to 31/12/17 for civilian staff and Garda members.