1814 Peace Preservation Force 1822 County Constabulary enforced collection of Protestant Tithes from Catholics in Tithe War 1836 Irish Constabulary armed opposed Young Irelanders opposed Fenians 1867 Royal Irish Constabulary assisted evictions in Land War heavy casualties in War of Independence 1922 in south, disbanded, and Gardai formed in north, became RUC
1786 Dublin police 1836 Dublin Metropolitan Police unarmed not involved in political matters only 2 killed on duty in the entire 1882-1916 period not heavily involved in War of Independence 1925 amalgamated into Gardai
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