Category: local
Updated: 27/09/17 : 09:29:19

Sligo Leitrim Garda Chief steps down

Sligo/Leitrim Chief Superintendent Michael Clancy has announced his retirement from An Garda Síochána.

At Tuesday’s meeting of Leitrim’s Joint Policy Committee, the Chief Superintendent's retirement, effective from last Wednesday, was announced by the committee chair Sinéad Guckian.

The Bunduff-native was appointed Chief Superintendent of the Sligo Leitrim Garda Division in 2012 having previously held the role in Cavan/Monaghan.

Sligo Superintendent Mary Murray will fill the position in an acting capacity until a permanent appointment is made in the near future