Crime Alert

Intelligence sparks weapon and drug seizures

Knuckle dusters, drugs, utensils, cash and a conducted energy weapon (CEW) disguised as a mobile phone were all part of a haul seized during raids on homes in Cairns and the northern beaches yesterday. Far North District Tactical Crime Squad … Continue reading

Eureka, we’ve got gold and diamonds and need an owner!

Do you recognise this jewellery? White Rock Police are appealing for public assistance to identify the owner of a gold ring with seven round diamonds and a pair of gold earrings with four princess cut diamonds. The jewellery was located … Continue reading

Police target vandals at Trinity Beach sporting complex

Police will continue to target those seeking to damage community facilities in Trinity Beach following a spate of graffiti, break and enter and wilful damage offences at a Nautilus Street Sporting complex over the past month. Police have so far … Continue reading

Local police want us to Drive to Survive!

Acting Officer in Charge of the Cairns Forensic Crash Unit, A/Sergeant Scott Ezard and his team of investigators are tasked with the grim job of investigating countless serious and fatal traffic crashes throughout the far north. A/Sgt Ezard and his … Continue reading

Update: Charges relating to serious assault police, Bungalow

Cairns detectives today charged two people with offences relating to an incident that occurred in Bungalow overnight. It will be alleged police received a stolen vehicle complaint from an address in Lyons Street Westcourt at about 9pm yesterday. It will be … Continue reading

Cape finally Captured

Road safety should be your priority too! Phase Two of Operation Capture in the Cape kicked off last week on Wednesday July 30 and concluded one week later on August 6. A second team of officers included two from the … Continue reading

Have you ever considered a policing career?

Last chance bookings for tonight’s seminar! Anyone who’s ever considered a policing career is encouraged to come along and find out about the requirements and the selection process at our next Cairns Police Careers Information Seminar at the Cairns PCYC. … Continue reading

Cairns overnight media wrap – July 31

Armed man charged, Woree:  A 43-year-old Woree man has been charged following an incident in Sandown Close overnight. Around midnight, police were called to the address following reports of a man threatening residents with a firearm. The man allegedly produced … Continue reading

Capture the Cape

Officers tasked with keeping our far northern roads safe packed up their swags and headed north for the cape as part of Operation Capture which kicked off the week long phase one, on July 23. Road Policing Unit officers from … Continue reading

Cairns overnight media wrap – July 30

Grievous bodily harm incident, Manunda: Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an incident at Manunda yesterday where a 34-year-old Manoora woman sustained serious injuries after being wounded with a knife. It will be alleged around 3:30pm two teenage girls were … Continue reading

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