Police Urge Vigilance

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Police are warning of the resurgence of a scam targeting Queensland residents which has resulted in a Queensland victim losing $20,000. The scam involves a call to the resident’s home telephone from a telecommunications provider. The caller appears very demanding, advising the resident their … [Read more...]

The “can you hear me?” Phone Scam

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The word is out from Police - If you get a phone call and someone asks the question: “Can you Hear Me” DON’T SAY this word: “Yes”. It seems the world-wide phone scam known as the “can you hear me?” con that is doing the rounds in Our Towns. The scam, according to Senior Constable Steve … [Read more...]

Animal Movement Records Reminder

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Event time has rolled around in the South West regions and Police are reminding those attending events (camp drafts, rodeos, barrel races etc.) that they must ensure that movements forms are completed and lodged correctly. Sergeant Glen Arrold says every time a horse (or other designated animal) … [Read more...]

Police Hit the Road – Big Time

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If you had been thinking you’d noticed more Police on our roads and highways over the last week or so you’d be right…but in the immortal words of those 20th century philosophers, rock group, Bachman Turner Overdrive…“You ain’t seen nothin’ yet.” Get ready to spot Police everywhere and be ready to … [Read more...]

Water police out in force this Easter

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Water Police will be out in force over the Easter long weekend patrolling the waterways and dams to ensure the safety of boaties and their passengers. Just like motorists travelling on Queensland roads, boaties need to be aware of the potential dangers including speeding, drink and drug driving, … [Read more...]

Busy Roads, Means More Vigilance

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With Easter upon us and huge crowd drawing events such as Easter In the Country kicking in, the warning from the local police is blunt- TAKE ADDED CARE. Police are urging members of the community to drive sensibility and responsibly this Easter period. Right across the region there’s several … [Read more...]

Police Reminder Ahead of Easter

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With Easter just around the corner and people preparing to go away and with an influx of visitors and strangers to Our Towns Police are reminding us to take some extra care. Acting Inspector Mick Symes says we all need to be more aware of where and how we leave our vehicles. “Electronic items … [Read more...]