Crime Alert

Crime Stoppers – Help keep illegal firearms off our streets

“Get illegal firearms off our streets” A Crime Stoppers initiative. Crime Stoppers implores Queenslanders to anonymously share any information they may have or suspect in relation to the whereabouts of an illegal or unregistered firearm. Concerned citizens are urged to … Continue reading

Vehicle Watch – January 20

  Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a number of vehicles stolen throughout the Far North. Please be vigilant, make sure to lock your car and keep it in a secure when possible. Thieves will go to any means to get … Continue reading

Vehicle Watch – Cairns & Surrounds – January 16

Police advise that residents should secure their home and vehicle to avoid opportunistic thefts. Hiding car keys and valuables will make it difficult for offenders to steal your vehicle and other property. Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a number … Continue reading

Update: Property charges from overnight, Cairns

Members of the public acknowledged for supporting local police Property crime squad detectives today charged a 16-year-old Bungalow boy with two counts of burglary, one count each of enter premises, attempted burglary, possessing dangerous drug and possessing tainted property. It … Continue reading

Cairns overnight wrap – Wednesday, December 31

Appeal for information regarding property offences, Yorkeys Knob and Brinsmead: Police are investigating a burglary on Sims Esplanade, Yorkeys Knob, when sometime between 11pm yesterday and 1.30am today entry was gained to a unit via a closed but unlocked door. … Continue reading

Cassowary Coast – Overnight Wrap

Found property, Innisfail: Police are searching for the owner of a gold ring that was found in the car park of a local church in Tierney Street, Innisfail. The ring was found on Saturday, December 27 and handed to Police. … Continue reading

Marina thefts December 29-30

Local police are investigating thefts from four vessels moored at the Marlin Marina in the past 24 hours. One vessel sustained damage after offenders forced entry to the cabin and rummaged the bar. One vessel had an outboard motor stolen … Continue reading

Cairns overnight wrap – Tuesday, December 30

Serious assault Police & property offences, Cairns: An 18-year-old Bungalow man was yesterday charged with one count each of burglary, breach of bail and serious assault police. It will be alleged the man broke into a property in Falcon Street, … Continue reading

Campervan has been found!

Thank you to the community, the campervan that was previously reported as being stolen from a home in Poinciana Street, Holloways Beach  sometime between 10:30pm on Christmas eve and 2:30pm Christmas Day has been located by police. Investigations are continuing. … Continue reading

Cassowary Coast – Overnight Wrap

Burglary, Innisfail: Between 11.00pm Sunday December 28 and 7.45am Monday December 29 a shed adjoining a house on the Palmerston Highway, Stoters Hill was entered and a small amount of property stolen. Stealing, Clump Point: At 1.30pm on Thursday December … Continue reading

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