Monthly Archives: July 2012

Arrest, Townsville

Police have charged a 44-year-old Mount Isa man after a weapon was allegedly detected in checked luggage at Townsville airport around 12.40pm today. It will also be alleged the man was detected with a knife during the screening process. The … Continue reading

Appeal for witnesses of hit and run, Woodridge

Police are appealing for witnesses of a hit and run in Woodridge this morning, to come forward. A cyclist was travelling along Station Road towards Smith Road when it was struck by a blue Mitsubishi Lancer at the pedestrian crossing … Continue reading

Wilful exposure, Ashgrove

Police investigating two incidents at Ashgrove on Friday have released comfits of a man who may be able to assist with their inquiries. Around 4pm a child was on Otonga Street when a blue vehicle pulled up beside her and … Continue reading

Charges, Geebung

Police have charged four people in relation to an alleged theft in Geebung overnight. It will be alleged that at around 11pm, a business on Bilsen Road was broken into and an amount of industrial wiring was taken. It will … Continue reading

FROM THE VAULT – Policing Papua and New Guinea

THE ROYAL PAPUAN CONSTABULARY (RPC) The Queensland Police have had a long association with the policing of Papua New Guinea. In February 1911 Constable Gerard Hurst resigned from the Queensland Police and joined the Royal Papuan Constabulary where he stayed … Continue reading

Logan detectives charge man with 6 armed robberies

Detectives from the Logan Criminal Investigation Branch have today charged a 33-year-old Waterford man with six counts of armed robbery following investigations into robbery offences which occurred in May 2012 across the Logan district. Detectives executed a search warrant at … Continue reading

How do you report someone missing? – National Missing Persons Week

Across Australia, thousands of people are reported missing each year. No one wants to think about a family member or friend going missing. Unfortunately though, it can easily happen. If you believe a friend or loved one is missing, it … Continue reading

Burglary with violence, Inala

Police are investigating a burglary with violence incident that occurred in Inala last night. Around 9.30pm, two men gained entry to a Hickory Place residence and threatened the occupants, a 93-year-old man and a 91-year-old woman, with a knife. One … Continue reading

Update – methamphetamine drug lab located – Labrador

Police have charged two men after allegedly locating a large methamphetamine drug lab in a house at Labrador earlier this morning. Around 8.15am police performed an emergent search on the Warratina Street residence allegedly located an industrial size methamphetamine drug … Continue reading

Appeal for Public Assistance – Stolen Horses, Mitchell

Police are appealing for public assistance in locating nine quarter horses stolen from a property near Mitchell. The horses were last sighted around 2 weeks ago on the property about 12km’s west of Mitchell. Extensive searches of the property have … Continue reading

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