Operation Daughtery, Charters Towers and Hughenden


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


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...]

Drug charges, Charters Towers

2kg of methylamphetamine

Police have charged a 38-year-old man with a number of drug offences following a vehicle intercept and the subsequent execution of a search warrant over the weekend. On Saturday night officers from the Townsville Tactical Crime Unit intercepted a vehicle on Gregory Development Road at Seventy … [Read more...]

Crime Stoppers launches Operation Roam: Rogue Radar


National Operation Roam is back again and Queenslanders are being asked to help find suspects wanted in connection with various offences around the state. Crime Stoppers is calling on members of the public to stay alert and be on the lookout for 19 wanted fugitives named on the ‘Rogue Radar’ … [Read more...]

Police close drug trafficking operation

north drugs bust

Detectives from the Northern Major and Organised Crime Squad (MOCS) have closed an operation targeting the suspected trafficking of illicit drugs. Operation Papa Orthograde began in March this year and identified a number of people allegedly involved in a drug trafficking syndicate operating … [Read more...]

Road Safety Week

road safety week

Communities, schools and workplaces across the State are being encouraged to take part in this years’ Queensland Road Safety Week. The week will run from August 21-25 and information Kits and packs are now available. ‘Speaking up for road safety’ is the focus and Police say it’s an opportunity … [Read more...]