28 May 2022

Donegal gardaí honour the memory of their friend and colleague

Twenty-ninth anniversary of the passing of Garda Michael Joseph Lawless

Donegal gardaí recall their friend and colleague Garda Michael Lawless

Today marks a sad day for gardaí throughout the divisions, and retired members of the force,  as they remember their friend and colleague who lost his life in a road traffic collision twenty nine years ago. 

Garda Michael Joseph Lawless was travelling from his home in Ballyshannon to Dublin to a Garda Representative Association (GRA) meeting when his vehicle was involved in a road traffic collision near Cliffoney, County Sligo. He sadly passed away at the scene. 

Today gardaí marked the occasion by posting a moving message of remembrance to their social media site wherein they say they honour his memory every day.

Ar Dheis Dé go raibh a anam dhíl. 

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