Charters Towers Regional Report March 17

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This week's Charters Towers Regional Report. Detecting drug drivers has become much easier, all the build up to this weekend's election and the Towers Players club bring back a classic. All this plus more, take a look! Charter Towers RR - wk3 March 2016 from Plus More News on Vimeo. … [Read more...]

Weekly Police Report

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The crime wrap from around the Charters Towers region this week. A 31-year-old Townsville man has been remanded in custody after facing the Townsville Magistrates Court yesterday for a string of offences. The offender stole a vehicle from an 84-year-old Kirwan man's home late Friday … [Read more...]

Illegal drugs arrests break Queensland record

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Queensland has smashed crime records once again with 2,622 arrests made state wide. Crime Stoppers Queensland has released its yearly figures as part of the Annual Results Celebration Day and incredibly, arrests were up 7.5 per cent. Crime Stoppers Queensland Executive Officer, Trevor O'Hara, … [Read more...]

Huge drug bust

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A joint Australian Border Protection and Queensland Police Service operation uncovered a massive drug operation in Kirwan last week. Approximately 6100 ecstasy tablets, $60,000 cash, five kilograms of 'high quality' cannabis and 37g of methamphetamine were seized by officers. The drugs have an … [Read more...]

Public warned of potentially lethal drug possibly in circulation

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Police are issuing a warning to the community of a potentially lethal drug which may be in circulation in Australia. Paramethoxymethamphetamine or PMMA is a drug closely related to PMA (paramethoxymethamphetamine) and often misrepresented as MDMA or ecstasy. Both PMA and PMMA have been referred … [Read more...]