Cairns overnight wrap – Sunday 21st September

Assault charges, Fitzroy Island: Police were called to a disturbance at a resort on Fitzroy Island around 4 pm yesterday. Water Police and Tactical Crime Squad officers travelled to the island and arrested two women and a man. It will … Continue reading

How do I make a noise complaint?

If the noise you are hearing is relating to any type of domestic or other violence, or is a gathering/party that is getting out of control, please contact Triple Zero, ‘000‘ immediately. Only use the Noise Complaint Online Service if: There is … Continue reading

Have you had the ‘000’ chat these school holidays?

Many parents take the time to educate their children about the importance of knowing the Triple Zero ‘000’ number for an emergency, but how many take the time to reinforce the importance of correctly using the Triple Zero ‘000’ emergency … Continue reading

Watch out for School Watch in your area!

Watch out for School Watch! School’s out for the September break and not due back till Tuesday, October 7. Locals living near schools are encouraged to be vigilant during the school holiday period in particular and be a part of … Continue reading

Avoid trail bike temper tantrums

Trail bikers must seek permission to ride on private property! School holidays kicked off on Friday, September 19 and traditionally the holiday period sees an increase in trail bike activity on cane headlands, reserves, easements and along the side of … Continue reading

UPDATE: Man charged over assault on 81-year-old woman in Mooroobool

Cairns CIB Detectives last night charged a 40-year-old White Rock man with one count each of burglary and common assault. It will be alleged the man broke into a home in Chataway Street, Mooroobool on September 12 before stealing a … Continue reading

Business watch encourages security audits!

Reduce your risk, do a security audit today! There are many forms of crime that may affect your business and local police encourage all our business owners to take the time and conduct regular security audits on their businesses to … Continue reading

Pepsi part of PNG Independence Day

PNG party for Independence Day! Whilst Cairns is gearing up for an influx of international visitors for the G20 Finance Ministers Meeting, our local Police Liaison Officers are continuing to work with our closer neighbours from Papua New Guinea (PNG). … Continue reading

Aurukun Community Police trained to help their local community

Sergeant Steve Tillett from the Far North District Cross Cultural Liaison Unit travelled to Cape York Peninsula earlier this month to provide training for seven of our Community Police officers based in Aurukun. The Community Police officers are employed by the Aurukun … Continue reading

Motorists urged to pay attention on ‘Abend’

Operation Mike Abend launched Far Northern District Road Policing Unit (RPU) launched Operation Mike Abend on September 15. Road Policing Unit Officers will be working closely with local police in an effort to reduce road crashes on three ranges used by far … Continue reading

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