There are a lot of accusations flying about at the moment. According to the Examiner the full force of the IRA is now being used to intimidate witnesses. In place of a lack of common agreement on a policing service, focus may be shifting to the precise nature of Sinn Fein’s objections to current policing and criminal arrangements in Northern Ireland.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty