Business Owners Beware

Scam alert

Police are warning of a scam e-mail doing the rounds. The pictured email is targeting Australian businesses and is in circulation around the region per Police. While it presents with an apparently authentic ASIC (Australian Securities and Investments Commission) logo and the Australian … [Read more...]

NQ Police Bust Aircraft Tampering Racket.

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Mount Isa detectives have charged a 31-year-old man with 342 offences following a protracted multi-agency investigation which brings to a head years of alleged illegal activities involving, among others, charter operations from Charters Towers and Mount Isa. The six-month Australia wide … [Read more...]

Keep School Zones in Focus

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Motorists be ready and aware!! The kids are heading back to school, so school zones apply to every school day for the next 10 weeks of term one and that means time to start watching our speed. It would seem we’re not all that good at watching the speedo in school zones and Police say we need … [Read more...]

The BLITZ -The Next Phase

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Police have praised the majority of Queensland motorists following a decrease in both traffic crashes and traffic offences during the Festive Break phase of the Christmas Road Safety Campaign. For now, the 50-day Christmas Road Safety Campaign is in phase three – ‘School Holidays’ until 11.59pm … [Read more...]

Remember the Frontline

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Police, Fire and Emergency Services and Corrective Services Minister Mark Ryan is encouraging Queenslanders to take a moment during this year’s festive season to think of the State’s frontline officers working hard to keep people safe. “As many Queenslanders enjoy their family holidays, gather … [Read more...]

Police launch drink driving crackdown

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Drink and drug drivers across the region are being put on notice as police launch a three-day traffic crackdown across the area and the state from today. Operation Stopper will see police conducting multiple random breath testing and roadside drug testing in various hot spots. Last weekend, … [Read more...]