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Can you help? Missing Persons Week, Far North Queensland

Aimed at raising awareness of the thousands of people reported missing each year in Australia, National Missing Persons Week is currently under way and runs from August 3-9. National Missing Persons Week pays particular focus this year on older people … Continue reading

Cairns police welcome the ‘awesome foursome’

Fresh from the Brisbane Academy, the Cairns Police welcome their newest members to the ranks. The four constables commenced orientation at the Cairns Police Station today and will hit the streets on Saturday, some experiencing shift work for the very … Continue reading

Have you got your ticket? Not long left now

With tickets sales due to close on July 25, time is running out to secure your spot at the Far North District Police Officer of the Year Ball on August 1 at the Pullman Cairns International. The Police Officer of the … Continue reading

Let’s make home security a priority these school holidays

With the June/July school holidays approaching it’s time for a friendly reminder about your holiday security. House break and enters are one of the most common crimes. In many instances house break-ins are crimes of opportunity with entry gained through … Continue reading

The Cairns Post to publish CCTV images

Cairns police have a new platform to assist in investigations from today as the highly successful myPolice CCTV ‘widget’ makes its debut in the Cairns Post website. The trial will see images of people who may be able to assist … Continue reading

‘Paw Enforcement’ – Edition 4, High jumping hound

Welcome to the fourth update from Axel, ‘Police Dog in the making’. So far we have followed Axel through his arrival in Cairns and his introduction to basic police dog training which has included tracking and swimming. Axel continues to … Continue reading

Introducing ‘Paw Enforcement’ to Cairns

Welcome Cairns’ newest recruit, Axel! Welcome to the first installment of a series of articles following the training progress of the Far North’s newest police recruit, Axel. We can’t call Axel a police dog yet as he hasn’t yet officially … Continue reading

Cairns business ‘Scamwatch’ alert

One local Cairns businessman called police this week to alert us to the fact that he was approached by an Irishman on Saint Patricks Day (please keep reading as this is not the start of a joke). The man with … Continue reading

Police ready to take action on out-of-control parties in the Far North

Organisers of parties and events in the Far North are on notice with police now enforcing new Out-of-Control Event Legislation passed in parliament last week. The legislation was developed to crack down on wild suburban parties that often lead to … Continue reading

Will opportunists spoil your New Year?

The New Year season is almost upon us and it’s now that time of year to spend valuable time with friends, family and loved ones.  It can also be a great time to reflect on the events of the past … Continue reading

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POLICE RECRUITING 1300 BE A COP

Are you interested in joining the QLD Police Service?

Then consider attending one of our FREE Cairns Police Careers Seminars where District Recruiting Officers will explain what is required and you will have an opportunity to find out what it's like at the Academy and in the job by First Year Constables.

Bookings are essential by calling POLICE RECRUITING 1300 BE A COP or online at www.policerecruit.com.au


NEXT CAIRNS SEMINAR DATES:


6.30pm - 8.00pm Edmonton PCYC, 10-20 Walker Road, Edmonton
September 3

6.30pm - 8pm Cairns PCYC, McNamara Street, Manunda

October 1
November 12
December 10





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