What’s Your “Plan B’ this Festive Season?

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Queensland drivers are being asked to have a ‘Plan B’ ready as they celebrate the festive season. The new Christmas safety campaign highlights the dangers of drinking and driving and an increased presence of random breath testing operations. Transport Minister Mark Bailey says sadly, we have … [Read more...]

PD Astro and PD Quinn Ready for Retirement

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It’s been a big career- but for two of the Police Services most loyal, it’s retirement time. After illustrious careers with the Queensland Police Service, Police Dog Astro and Police Dog Quinn hang up their harnesses and prepare to live out their retirement in style. At six years old, PD … [Read more...]

Christmas Road Safety Campaign Begins

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You may notice more police on Queensland’s roads in the coming days. That’s because the QPS’s annual Christmas Road Safety Campaign commences tomorrow-Friday December 8th. Police are urging drivers to remain vigilant on the road and to keep the Fatal Five in mind when driving. These are: … [Read more...]

Operation Papa Guardian – You won’t miss it

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And Police say it won’t miss you! The major police blitz called Operation PAPA Guardian began in earnest today and with it 108 marked and six unmarked Road Policing Command motorcycles began patrols along the Warrego and Cunningham and Bruce Highways. Deputy Commissioner Bob Gee says during … [Read more...]

Hairy Situation Unfolding in Charters Towers

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It’s that time of year again, and police in Charters Towers have been channelling the 70’s in recent weeks, growing moustaches of various styles in support of Movember. Handlebars, horseshoes and imperials are steadily growing on the top lips of the towns police officers (some with more success … [Read more...]

QRRRWN- Woman of the Year Award

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Not one- But TWO Awards for Charleville Senior Constable Sarah Grayson who has been bestowed with the Queensland Rural Regional and Remote Womens Network Peak Awards. Sarah has taken out both the Woman of the Year Award and Professional Woman of the Year Award at the organization GALA Dinner … [Read more...]

Operation Daughtery, Charters Towers and Hughenden

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Seven people have been charged with multiple offences as part of Operation Daughtery which began in Charters Towers and resulted in the targeting a drug supply network identified in Hughenden. Police say that on September 28, they attempted to intercept a 1994 Holden Commodore on Sadds Lane, … [Read more...]

Grievous bodily harm charge, Cloncurry

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Detectives have charged a woman following investigations into an alleged assault of a man at Cloncurry on Tuesday night. Around 8.15pm, a 51-year- old man was at his residence in Railway Street when an argument broke out with a woman. A physical altercation then ensued and the woman allegedly … [Read more...]

Fake Trader Websites

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There’s a warning out from the cyber crime boys and girls In Blue today-look out for fake fitness equipment and outdoor web sites. Following the arrest of two people for their alleged role in a series of “fake trader websites” which offered heavily discounted outdoor furniture, BBQs, fitness … [Read more...]