Child Exploitation Arrest, Cunnamulla

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The Queensland Police Service and Australian Federal Police Joint Agency Child Exploitation Team (JACET) have closed an operation targeting possession of child exploitation material in Cunnamulla. On February 16, (Friday), detectives executed a search warrant at the Cunnamulla address and … [Read more...]

Busted – Operation Cool Winds

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It’s taken two weeks, but the busts have rolled in. Search warrants were executed in the towns of Cunnamulla, Quilpie, Thargomindah, Yowah and Charleville and Three people were charged with supplying dangerous drugs, while other charges included possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug … [Read more...]

High range drink driving, Miles

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Police have charged a 42-year-old woman with high range drink driving after she was allegedly almost five times the legal alcohol limit at Miles earlier this week. Around 5.20pm on Wednesday, police intercepted a 42-year-old woman on Centenary Avenue and conducted a breath test where the driver … [Read more...]

Slow Down as Students Go Back to School

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17,110 speeding infringements in Queensland school zones were issued last year from the beginning of 2017 to September 30, in and around our schools in Queensland and local Police say this year, our region won’t be contributors to such a huge number… They’re on the hunt. Police Minister Mark … [Read more...]

Fatal traffic crash, Miles

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Investigations will continue today into a fatal crash on the Warrego Highway west of Miles late yesterday. Police say an 88-year-old man has died following the crash that occurred just before five pm. Early investigations indicate that the vehicle which was towing a caravan was travelling … [Read more...]

Attempted abduction, Emerald

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Police are seeking public assistance after a girl was approached outside a hotel in Emerald yesterday. The 8-year-old girl was in a car around 4.50pm at the rear of the Emerald Hotel when a man approached the vehicle. It appears that the man attempted to grab the girl, but she screamed and the … [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...]