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Officers from the Cairns Tactical Crime Squad conducted an operation throughout Cairns area yesterday resulting in the arrests of ten people on a total of 22 assorted drug charges. Search warrants were executed at eight addresses in Manunda, Westcourt, Mooroobool, Woree … Continue reading

Cassowary Coast overnight wrap – Friday, October 24

Traffic crash, El Arish: At about 11.30am on Thursday October 23, a two vehicle traffic crash occurred on the Bruce Highway, El Arish. A motorhome travelling north has collided with a tip truck hauling mill mud travelling in the same … Continue reading

Cassowary Coast Overnight Wrap

INNISFAIL A 25-year-old Innisfail man was charged with driving whilst under the influence of drugs and possession of explosives. Police will allege that they stopped the vehicle for a roadside breath test on Innisfail-Japoon Road at South Johnstone at 1:15pm … Continue reading

Indecent assault, Mount Sheridan

Do you recognise this man? Police continue to investigate an indecent assault that occurred on Friday, August 15. Around 3.20pm, a 15-year-old girl caught a bus from Cairns Central and took a seat at the rear of the bus. A short … Continue reading

Joint Police and Customs operation target drugs and firearms

Police seize ‘Ice’ precursor, firearms and cannabis crops, eight people charged The Australian Federal Police (AFP), Queensland Police Service (QPS) and Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) have dismantled an organised crime syndicate allegedly importing large amounts of a … Continue reading

Update – Armed robbery, Manoora

Cairns detectives are appealing for public assistance to help identify the man involved in an armed robbery from overnight. At about 8.30pm a man entered a business on Reservoir Road, Manunda armed with a knife and demanded money from the … Continue reading

Cairns Overnight Wrap – Friday, October 17

Stealing charge, Cairns: Police have charged a 15-year-old boy with two counts of stealing following two incidents. It will be alleged the boy approached a 22-year-old woman from behind and snatched her handbag as she walked through Munro Martin Park … Continue reading

Man charged thanks to MyPolice Far North and NHW Facebook

Great job MyPolice Far North subscribers & NHW Facebook! Police have charged a 19-year-old Hughendon man with one count of common assault after receiving information generated from the MyPolice Far North blog and Neighbourhood Watch Facebook. Last week police posted … Continue reading

Update: Westcourt wounding incident

  Police  investigating yesterday’s attack on a 60-year-old man at Westcourt, have released images of a man they believe may be able to assist with their inquiries. Cairns Regional Crime Coordinator, Detective Inspector Bruno Asnicar today spoke with local media … Continue reading

Purse stolen during a shopping trip in Manunda

Do you know this man? Police are investigating the theft of a wallet from a store on Alfred Street, Manunda at about 10:30am yesterday.  A woman in her 60’s was perusing an aisle at the store whilst her handbag was open … Continue reading

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