The Rathmore area is to remain in the Cork West Garda Division for the immediate future.
That’s according to Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, Niall Kelleher who received assurances from the Garda Commissioner Drew Harris.
Rathmore is currently in the Cork West Division, but there had been speculation that the area would be transferred to the Kerry Garda Division due the restructuring of the garda organisation in Cork.
Councillor Kelleher, who is the chair of the Kerry Joint Policing Committee, attended a recent JPC meeting in Cork to address the rumours.
He says he was given assurances that no amalgamation would take place before the end of next year at the earliest: