Gardaí are calling for more training to deal with potential terrorism threats.
The AGSI, the group representing mid ranking officers, says there’s no system in place at the moment to communicate warnings to frontline workers.
The issue of terrorism will be raised at their annual conference which gets underway in Mayo this afternoon.
Attendees are also expected to discuss pay and possible strike action.
Tim Galvin is the president of the AGSI – he says training needs to improve when it comes to terrorism.