Longford Gardai set up Facebook page for Covid-19 advice

Longford Gardai have set up a Facebook page for the Longford District of An Garda Siochána.

The page was set up in recent days and features items on the usual crime related issues as well as a range of other pieces.

The new Facebook page is advising on social distancing measures to help keep people safer during the coronavirus crisis and advice on symptoms and treatment for the condition.


Longford Gardai also have a piece on the page about frauds related to this current crisis and are warning people not be to be taken in by them.

One of the latest posts on the Garda page for the Longford District involves a list which they are compiling on local groups who are providing services for vulnerable people in the community right now.

The also want to hear from local businesses who are still providing services by phone, or who are offering a drop-off or collection service.

You can Contact Sergeant Lionel Mullally and Garda Michael Belton in Longford Garda Station on 043 3350570, Garda Ann-Marie Reilly in Lanesboro on 043 3321102 or Garda Emma Kiernan in Ballymahon on 090 6432303.