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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

Cultural awareness at our local JCU

Police Liaison Officer Pepsi Li popped out to our local James Cook University as part of their University Islamic Awareness Week event. The event was co-ordinated by Gemma Ambrose and the James Cook University Muslim Association of Cairns (JCU MAC) in … Continue reading

Public Appeal for Missing Man, Smithfield

Have you seen Jason? Police are seeking public assistance to help locate a 27-year-old man missing from the Cairns Northern Beaches. Jason Brutton who is also known as Jason Bowie, was last spoke to family at about 8pm on Monday … Continue reading

McCoppers and ‘Super Hero’s rolled up their sleeves for McHappy Day

Local police and staff members have once again rallied to help out the Ronald McDonald House Charity for McHappy Day on Saturday October 18th, in an effort to fundraise for seriously ill children and their families. Police ducked into McDonald’s … Continue reading

Gordonvale Police shine at the local school Fete

The Gordonvale Primary School Fete got more than it bargained for when Sergeant Renee Hanrahan and her team returned to school for a few hours on Friday afternoon. The crew managed to set up a mini police expo display which featured … Continue reading

Tuesday’s Traffic Tip – Traffic Lights

Traffic lights are designed to control the flow of traffic for both motorists and pedestrians in an effort to improve safety for all road users. Motorists should drive at a speed that allows time to react if the traffic lights … 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

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

Light the Night

Please Light the Night on Wednesday, October 15 Local police are again expecting a good crowd to gather for the annual Leukaemia Foundation Light the Night event, in support of people living with blood cancer. The Leukaemia Foundation encourage everyone … Continue reading

Tuesday’s Traffic Tip – Roundabouts!

Good news – Roundabouts are simple if you know how! Treat a roundabout like you would an intersection; however, as you approach the roundabout you must give way to all vehicles already on the roundabout. In some cases on a … Continue reading

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