May 2021

Published a story 9th May 2021 5:07 PM

A young man got so drunk, he does not recall breaking into a stranger’s house and stealing a picture frame holding a certificate of sentimental value only.

Drunk breaks into house, steals picture frame

A young man got so drunk, he does not recall breaking into a stranger’s house and stealing a picture frame holding a certificate of sentimental value only.

Published a story 9th May 2021 4:48 PM

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

LETTERS TO THE ED: When will all Aussies be indigenous?

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

Published a story 9th May 2021 3:03 PM

People being held in Queensland correctional centres while accused of crimes and who had not received legal documents in the snail mail in recent months have seen a change in circumstances.

Prisoners receive snail mail dated back to December

People being held in Queensland correctional centres while accused of crimes and who had not received legal documents in the snail mail in recent months have seen a change in circumstances.

Published a story 9th May 2021 12:08 PM

A man busted with a hydroponic set up in his bedroom claimed the set up did not belong to him, and he did not allow anyone into his room.

‘It’s not mine’ crim to cops about hydroponic set up in room

A man busted with a hydroponic set up in his bedroom claimed the set up did not belong to him, and he did not allow anyone into his room.

Published a story 9th May 2021 11:58 AM

Motorists on the Bruce Highway have witnessed an alarming act of domestic violence with a woman being punched in the face after running from a car.

Motorists witness woman being punched on side of road

Motorists on the Bruce Highway have witnessed an alarming act of domestic violence with a woman being punched in the face after running from a car.

Published a story 9th May 2021 11:20 AM

A woman busted possessing drugs and drug utensils claimed one item belonged to her partner and the other items found in a makeup bag in the bathroom belonged to a friend.

Drugs and pipe hidden in makeup bag in bathroom

A woman busted possessing drugs and drug utensils claimed one item belonged to her partner and the other items found in a makeup bag in the bathroom belonged to a friend.

Published a story 7th May 2021 1:14 PM

A package containing $800 worth of steroids had been addressed to a business location and had the name of 77-year-old man on it.

Steroids package addressed to man, 77, at a business location

A package containing $800 worth of steroids had been addressed to a business location and had the name of 77-year-old man on it.

Published a story 6th May 2021 11:26 PM

A man ran into police holding a bag full of drugs after they spotted a stolen hire car from South Australia in a central western Queensland town car park.

Stolen hire car at CQ motel led police to drug bust

A man ran into police holding a bag full of drugs after they spotted a stolen hire car from South Australia in a central western Queensland town car park.

Published a story 6th May 2021 11:14 PM

The victim observed, via CCTV, people breaking into his house.

Woman helps friend break into home after eviction

The victim observed, via CCTV, people breaking into his house.

Published a story 6th May 2021 9:20 PM

Alleged criminals have been spending weeks in the watch-house waiting for prison places to become available and some have not been receiving mail from their lawyers while being held on remand.

Alleged criminals being kept in watch houses for weeks

Alleged criminals have been spending weeks in the watch-house waiting for prison places to become available and some have not been receiving mail from their lawyers while being held on remand.

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