RNA increases Ekka security measures

MADDELIN MCCOSKER An increase in Australia's national terrorism threat level has lead to Ekka organisers increasing security at this year's event. This year will not only see more security guards and a larger police presence, but also an expanded … [Read more...]

Double demerits for text-happy drivers

LACEE BUZZA Queensland Police are cracking down on  drivers using their mobile phones by introducing tougher penalties on offenders. Those caught using their phone behind the wheel more than twice in a year will be slapped with double … [Read more...]

Keelty Review to see major changes to Queensland’s emergency services

PHILLIP HARSANT The “Red Room”, Queensland’s Legislative Council Chamber was the venue chosen for Premier Campbell Newman’s release of the state's review into emergency services completed by former Federal Police Commissioner Mick Keelty. Red … [Read more...]