Inspector Sylvie Henry left the force this week after a long and distinguished career.
Inspector Henry, who lives in Letterkenny, was a member of the force for more than 30 years.
He was based in Letterkenny for many years where he was a leading member of the Drugs Unit.
However for the past number of years he has been based in the Glenties District Division.
Tributes have been flowing in for the well-known Garda.