Hocus Pocus Halloween Hauntings – Friday, October 31

Safety first for spine tingling skeletons, spiders, spooks and spirits! Halloween is an overseas tradition that is starting to pop up around Australia. In most cases it’s an excuse for local kids to dress up and hound their neighbours for … Continue reading

We miss Axel! Paw Enforcement edition 16

The weeks are ticking by and we still eagerly await the return of our beloved police-dog-in-training Axel to Cairns. Axel is hard at work at the training cell with the Brisbane Dog Squad undergoing assessments to assess his future ability as … Continue reading

Is this your jewellery?

Cairns police have recently located a number of pieces of jewellery and are seeking to re-unite them with their lawful owner/s. Proof of ownership is required to lay claim to the items. If you are the owner or are able … Continue reading

Overnight media wrap – Thursday, October 30

Youth charged over Southside crime spree:  Edmonton police charged a 15-year-old Edmonton boy yesterday following investigations into a large number of property and other offences allegedly committed in the Edmonton and Aloomba areas since October 13. He was charged with … Continue reading

Gordonvale remembers their hero – 50 years on

“Run for your lives!” It’s a phrase that’s been exclaimed in countless movie scenes, stories and dramatic sequences through the ages. But 50 years ago this month at a farm only 14 kilometres from Gordonvale, it was a life-saving command … Continue reading

Do you recognise these people? Property theft Edmonton

Police are investigating the theft of purse containing a quantity of cash from an Armstrong Street Sports Club between 1:00pm – 2:00pm on September 25. The purse was misplaced by the owner and allegedly picked up a short time later by other … Continue reading

Emergency services honoured at awards ceremony

  In a combined honours and awards ceremony at the Cairns Regional Council reception rooms on Tuesday, employees from the Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES), Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Queensland Police Service (QPS) along with members of the … Continue reading

Over 35’s and still kicking

Inaugural Cairns Masters over 35’s Rugby League Carnival focused on participation! There was plenty of stretching, strapping tape, knee guards and linoment flowing at Jones Park, Mann Street, Westcourt earlier this month when the inaugural Cairns Masters over 35’s Rugby … Continue reading

Cairns weekend media wrap – Monday, October 27

Property and traffic charges, Southside:  Detectives charged a 19-year-old Westcourt man on Friday night following investigations into a serious traffic crash involving an allegedly stolen vehicle on Thursday. It will be alleged that the man stole the four-wheel-drive station wagon … Continue reading

Do you recognise any of this property?

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

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