Day 4: The Mulranny Police Conspiracy
Released in the summer of 2018, the Mulranny Police Conspiracy looks at a forgotten chapter from Irish history. In 1898, the Royal Irish Constabulary turned on the small community in the west of Ireland town of Mulranny Co Mayo. In what proved to be a bizarre and intriguing story this lead to a prolongued and bitter confrontation in this picturesque town.
In what are familiar themes from contemporary news stories of police corruption, this podcast has whistleblowers, abuse of power, dark conspiracies and a tenacous community fighting for their rights….