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    Police are investigating the theft of CCTV camera equipment from a Kirsten Close residence at Woree sometime between July 3 and 5. An unknown male unsuccessfully attempted…

  • Everyday counts at Yarrabah

    The Yarrabah Truancy Project is going from strength-to-strength as local police officers from Yarrabah Police Station continue to forge strong relationships with local youths. The…

  • Update – Vessel located Torres Strait

    Update Vessel located, Torres Strait: Four Bamaga men reported missing in a dinghy in the Jardine River have been located safe and well. A search…

  • Two motorcycles stolen from Innisfail

    Police are seeking assistance from the public to locate two motorcycles stolen from a residence on Flying Fish Point Road at Innisfail. Between 12:00pm on…

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