Property crime this Christmas

Local police have been kept busy over the past 24 hours with suburbs in Bayview Heights, Edge Hill, Earlville, Manunda, Holloways Beach and Edmonton all targeted. Police reports show property was stolen from nine insecure cars. Five homes had forced … Continue reading

My ‘precious’ ring returned!

Have we got a story for you! This week Cairns Police appealed for public assistance to help locate the owner of a diamond and gold engagement ring which was located by local police on Sunday. We are pleased to announce the grateful owner … Continue reading

Lake Eacham remains closed as the search continues for missing Ravenshoe man

The search continues Cassowary Coast Patrol Inspector Rolf Straatemeier last week addressed local media on the progress of the protracted search of Lake Eacham for missing Ravenshoe man. Around 11am on November 23, a 56-year-old man was first seen in … Continue reading

On a lighter note – it’s been a tough week for many!

Russ is on holidays, Heidi is about to head off on holidays and Cary looks like she needs a holiday. As with most weeks, we hear time and time again of crime happening in our community and we all normally … Continue reading

Girl Power wanted for Project BOOYAH kick off in February

Kelly’s calling for girls to participate in Project Booyah! Cairns Police have again partnered with the PCYC, Education Queensland and the Tropical North Queensland Institute of TAFE to kick off Project Booyah early next year. Project Booyah targets ‘at risk’ … Continue reading

Do you recognise this ring?

Found property, Cairns Police have located a gold and diamond ring they believe to be stolen and are appealing for public assistance to help locate the owner of the ring (see image).

Cairns overnight wrap – Tuesday, December 16

Armed robbery charge, Manoora:  Detectives yesterday charged a 15-year-old boy with property related offences including two counts of armed robbery, and one count each of stealing and wilful damage. It will be alleged a teenage boy entered a business in … Continue reading

Do you know where your kids are?

Schools out for 6 weeks of summer holidays and as such parents need to find suitable activities for our kids till school goes back on January 27. Not all families are able to take time off work to spend time with their … Continue reading

Tuesday’s Traffic Tip – Drink Driving

We hope we don’t see you this Christmas! A hot summers day and a few drinks, or perhaps a festive champers at the office Christmas party may be all it takes to tip you over the legal limit of .05. Knowing … Continue reading

Missing woman located safe and well – Cairns

A 24-year-old Bayview Heights woman who was reported missing last week has been located safe and well at 12:30am in Cairns today. Local police would like to thank local media and members of the public for their assistance. Anyone with … Continue reading

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