Far North District Disaster Ready

Over the past week the Far North Police District (FND) conducted DIEMs training. DIEMs is a web-based event and emergency management software program. Training Consultant, Mel Ma from the Public Safety Business Agency (PSBA) provided a fantastic opportunity for our … Continue reading

Cairns overnight media wrap – December 17

Enter and commit indictable offence, Gordonvale: Police are investigating an incident at a Gordonvale bottle shop around 7:30pm last night. Two men wearing black ski masks entered the Riverstone Road business and demanded money from a store employee. The employee … 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

Drugs and weapons seized – Taskforce Maxima Cairns and Tablelands

As part of ongoing enforcement action against criminal gangs and their networks, detectives from Cairns Criminal Motorcycle Gang Investigation Unit, in conjunction with detectives from Task Force Maxima, executed a series of search warrants targeting drug distribution networks of the … Continue reading

Vehicle Watch – December 9

Whilst everyone has the right to feel safe in their own home and do what they want with their own property, local police are reminding residents that in reality now  we all need to secure our homes and our valuables to … Continue reading

Tuesdsay’s Traffic Tip – Tyre Safety

‘Tyred’ this Christmas period? Tyres are often the last thing we think about when getting into our cars each day. Just by giving them a little bit of attention, the quality of your tyres can often improve the overall performance … Continue reading

Police Pedal Power in Gordonvale

Gordonvale Police were today gifted with two new state of the art TREK X-Caliber-8 mountain bikes by Member for Mulgrave, Mr Curtis Pitt MP. An additional two bikes were gifted to the Innisfail Police Station. The bikes will be used … Continue reading

One every minute – shocks police

Recent disappointing results from Operation Mike Abend on the Kuranda Range have prompted a stern reminder to motorists about speeding. During this past week officers from the Mareeba Road Policing Unit conducted speed enforcement on the Kuranda Range as part … Continue reading

Tuesday’s Traffic Tip – Keep Left Unless Overtaking

  Read the signs and do us all a favour – Keep Left! All motorists should adhere to all road signs and do their bit to ensure traffic flows smoothly and drivers do the right thing. Impatient drivers often are … Continue reading

Weekend media wrap – Monday November 24

Burglary and other charges, Cairns:  An 18-year-old Edmonton man is scheduled to appear in the Cairns Magistrates Court this morning following his arrest at Earlville in the early hours of yesterday morning. It will be alleged that the man gained … Continue reading

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