Major Drug Ring Shut Down

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Police officers from Warwick Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) say they have closed a major drug network in South West Queensland. Operation Barracuda was coordinated by Warwick CIB and conducted with the assistance of Stanthorpe CIB, Goondiwindi CIB, Toowoomba CIB, Tactical Crime Squad … [Read more...]

Queensland Road Safety Week

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It’s Queensland Road Safety Week and Police across the state have been out and about, touring our vast highways performing Speed Enforcement Patrols. Our remote roads and rural highways present some unique driving conditions with heavy vehicles, wide loads, livestock and native … [Read more...]

Operation Papa Buzzard – Eight Arrests

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Police from the South West District, Darling Downs District, State Crime Command and Operational Support Command have executed search warrants as part of the closure of Operation Papa Buzzard, with simultaneous searches carried out in Goondiwindi, St George and Toowoomba today. Ten properties … [Read more...]

Queensland Road Safety Week

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Queensland Road Safety Week is on again this year, running from August 27 – August 31, and is a chance for us all to get involved in making our roads safer. This year, police will be using the week for a road rules refresher and each day, we will be highlighting the different road user groups … [Read more...]

Drug Operation-Toowoomba

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More than 60 people have been charged with more than 150 offences following a police operation targeting drug activity and property crime in Toowoomba. Officers from the Toowoomba Tactical Crime Squad, assisted by other local officers and drug detection dogs from Brisbane, executed 21 search … [Read more...]

Seen This Woman?

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Police are appealing for assistance to locate a woman who escaped custody at Dalby Magistrates Court. The 30-year-old woman had just attended sentencing around 12.25pm on Wednesday and was given permission to attend the restrooms before she allegedly fled. The woman was restrained by … [Read more...]

Warrego Highway Accident Results in Murder Charge

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A woman is due to appear Toowoomba Magistrates Court today charged with murder as Police moved to act on a six-year-old investigation. The woman has been accused of murdering a cyclist in 2012 after his body was found on the Warrego Highway at Gatton. The 46-year-old Toowoomba woman has been … [Read more...]

Big Red Bash, Birdsville

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As the traffic on our highways and roads picks up as hordes head west for the Big Red Bash, the warning is out. Senior Constable Rob Edwards says to ensure that everyone gets to and returns to their home from this years’ Big Red Bash in Birdsville safely be aware that Windorah Police will once … [Read more...]

Arrest for Britton cold case murder, Airlie Beach

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Cold case homicide detectives have today charged a man with the murder of Dorothy Britton at Airlie Beach in 1996. The 51-year-old Port Neill (South Australia) man and former resident of Airlie Beach was arrested in Brisbane early this afternoon. He was charged with one count of murder and will … [Read more...]