Protestors march over Indigenous deaths

Gwenda Stanley

LUKE ANSCOMBE Emotions ran high as about 100 activists marched on the Queensland Police Service headquarters in Brisbane on Saturday in a display of solidarity for the families of two Indigenous teenagers who died in Western Australia last … [Read more...]

New technology to speed up missing persons search

KELSIE IORIO     The Queensland Police Service launched a new missing persons recovery application this week as part of 2016’s National Missing Persons Week. The app will be available to a limited number of police equipped … [Read more...]

Water Police on display

HAYDEN MCKEE A 14-strong flotilla of police vessels cruised the Brisbane River this morning in an unprecedented show of force ahead of the G20 summit. Deputy Police Commissioner Ross Barnett said it was a historic day for the service as … [Read more...]

G20 Law Update

HAYDEN MCKEE Minister for Police and Community Safety Jack Dempsey has told a media conference the G20 (Safety and Security) Act 2013 would not continue after the G20 has ended on November 17. … [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...]

Bomb threat at Sunshine Coast train station

LUCINDA KENT BREAKING: Nambour train station has been evacuated as Queensland Police respond to a bomb threat. Police were notified of the threat around 8.45 am and Translink has confirmed all trains have been diverted from the … [Read more...]

Victims’ families grieve as hit and runs fail to face consequences

VIKTORIA BALANZATEGUI A year after his death, his family, partner, friends and the staff and students of  James Cook University Medical School are still mourning the passing of promising medical student Gabriel Debono. On 1 September 2012, … [Read more...]

Two men injured in Fortitude Valley altercation

VIKTORIA BALANZATEGUI Two men have been stabbed in a near-fatal attack in Fortitude Valley on Sunday morning. The incident took place at Hot Gossip nightclub on Brunswick Street at 4.20am. A 30-year-old man suffered critical injuries while a … [Read more...]