Have you seen missing teen, Steven?

Atherton Police are appealing for information in relation to missing teenager, Steve Allan Bolin , also known as Steve Allan Tolley. Steve, 15, was reported missing last Thursday on August 21. Since that time, Steve has been seen by family … Continue reading

Million dollar Property Crime Squad rewarded for their efforts

The Cairns Property Squad have once again proven their worth in the fight against property crime in the far north. In the 2013-2014 financial year, the squad charged a total of 731 property offenders with 2615 offences and seized property … 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

Cairns overnight media wrap – Thursday, August 21

Arson charge, Cairns North: Police yesterday charged a 27-year-old North Cairns man as part of an investigation into a suspicious vehicle fire that occurred on January 14. It will be alleged that the man entered an unattended Ford station wagon at … Continue reading

Bike ID cards for OLHOC Bike Bus

Road safety and security are our priority! Wet weather keeps local police busy on our roads so anything local road users can do to stay safe is an added bonus. Our Lady Help of Christian’s College (OLHOC) was presented with a … Continue reading

Awards for Excellence 2014 – Mental Health Co-responder Project

They’ve done it again! Senior Constable Angela Evans and Ms Shelley Wallace (QHealth) graciously accepted the Award for Consumer Focus – Highly Commended on behalf of the QPS and QHealth for the Far Northern District Mental Health Intervention Project (MHIP) … Continue reading

Project Booyah graduates in Cairns

The Project Booyah Cairns team would like to congratulate four local boys who graduated from the program last week at a ceremony held at TAFE North on August 6. Project Booyah is an initiative of the Gold Coast District Child … Continue reading

Police and communities working together to reduce crime in the Far North

Police and communities working together. Northern Region Acting Assistant Commissioner Paul Taylor acknowledged the commitment of the Far Northern District Police in their continued efforts to work with the community in reducing crime yesterday as he spoke with local media. … Continue reading

Cairns shows continued support for 150 year celebrations

With Honour We Serve! Far North District Police paid tribute to the many police officers serving Queensland communities since 1864, in a commemoration ceremony on Saturday, August 9. The ceremony centred on the dedication of a plaque at the Memorial Walk, The Esplanade, … Continue reading

Cairns weekend media wrap – Monday, August 11

Drug and property charges, Bentley Park:  A 33-year-old Bentley Park man was charged on Friday following a search of his residence. Cairns detectives executed a search warrant at the Timberlea Drive dwelling shortly before 9:00am and allegedly located a number … Continue reading

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