Crime Alert

Cassowary Coast Wrap – August 25

Innisfail Road Policing Unit charged a 22-year-old Euramo man with one count each of failing to stop and unlicensed driving on August 25. It will be alleged police attempted to intercept the man for travelling 139kmph in a 100kmph zone, … Continue reading

Did you witness a crash on the Kuranda Range?

Can you help with information about this single vehicle crash? Police are investigating a single vehicle traffic crash that occurred on the Kuranda Range at about 6pm on Wednesday July 23. At the time of the crash the vehicle was seen … Continue reading

Have you seen this ‘Specialized’ bike?

Police are investigating the theft of  a bicycle and other property which was stolen from a shed in Aumuller Street, Bungalow sometime between 7.30pm Tuesday August 19 and 7.30pm Wednesday August 20. The bike is described as being a silver 2007 … Continue reading

Can you help locate this jewellery?

Police are investigating the theft of a quantity of property from a home in Charles Street, Cairns North on Tuesday July 22, between 2:00pm and 4:00pm. Items stolen included: (2) iPods computer accessories camera mobile phone quantity of jewellery Some jewellery … Continue reading

Cairns overnight media wrap – August 27

Man charged, traffic incident Yorkeys Knob: Investigators from the Forensic Crash Unit charged a 29-year-old tourist following investigations into a three vehicle traffic crash on the Yorkeys Knob access road, August 1. Nine people were injured as a result of … Continue reading

Have you seen this box trailer?

Mareeba police are investigating the theft of a box trailer from a Speewah property on Stoney Creek Road sometime between Wednesday, July 9 and Thursday, July 10 this year, which coincided a few days before the Mareeba Rodeo. The trailer … Continue reading

Can you help locate a stolen triple axel recovery boat trailer?

Police are investigating the theft of a triple axel recovery boat trailer from Walters Street, Portsmith sometime between Saturday August 9 and about 12 noon on Tuesday August 12. The trailer was parked in a storage yard and is believed … Continue reading

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

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