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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hundreds of gifts from anonymous donors accepted by Tasmanian public servicethe document lists hundreds of gifts, from a phone battery charger to a chopsti
Hundreds of gifts from anonymous donors accepted by Tasmanian public service
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
the document lists hundreds of gifts, from a phone battery charger to a chopstick set and a single red rose for the Tasmania Police Northern District. There are also thousands of dollars worth of chocolate, wine, beer spirits and even half... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fugitive caught in Tasmanian shopping centre car parkallege he was involved in the ongoing supply of ice and heroin, and is associat
Fugitive caught in Tasmanian shopping centre car park
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
allege he was involved in the ongoing supply of ice and heroin, and is associated with Sydney's Young Woolloomooloo Boys. Tasmania Police arrested McGowan about 1:00pm on Monday. It is understood the information about his location came as a tip... Read more
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Daily Liberal
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crashin a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened abo
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crash
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
in a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened about 9pm at Forthside Road, west of Spreyton. Tasmania Police released few details about the cause of the crash or the identity of the man involved. Forthside Road was... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crashin a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened abo
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crash
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
in a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened about 9pm at Forthside Road, west of Spreyton. Tasmania Police released few details about the cause of the crash or the identity of the man involved. Forthside Road was... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crashin a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened abo
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crash
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
in a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened about 9pm at Forthside Road, west of Spreyton. Tasmania Police released few details about the cause of the crash or the identity of the man involved. Forthside Road was... Read more
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The Young Witness
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crashin a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened abo
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crash
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
in a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened about 9pm at Forthside Road, west of Spreyton. Tasmania Police released few details about the cause of the crash or the identity of the man involved. Forthside Road was... Read more
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Western Advocate
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crashin a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened abo
UPDATE: Latrobe man killed in Forthside crash
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
in a single-vehicle crash at Forthside on Monday night. The crash happened about 9pm at Forthside Road, west of Spreyton. Tasmania Police released few details about the cause of the crash or the identity of the man involved. Forthside Road was... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Police identify body found in burnt-out unitBody found in burnt-out Hobart unit missing Kingston woman Michelle Louise Mead
Police identify body found in burnt-out unit
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Body found in burnt-out Hobart unit missing Kingston woman Michelle Louise Meades, police confirm Tasmania Police have confirmed the body found in a burnt-out unit in the Hobart suburb of Clarendon Vale is that of missing 51-year-old Kingston woman... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Police work to identify body in Tassie unitIt will take some time to identify a body found concealed in a burnt-out Hobart
Police work to identify body in Tassie unit
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
It will take some time to identify a body found concealed in a burnt-out Hobart unit, Tasmania Police say. The body was found on Thursday, two days after the Clarendon Vale unit was set alight. Two men, aged 38 and 57, were arrested on Thursday,... Read more
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News.com.au
Body discovered in burnt-out Tassie homeafter the Clarendon Vale unit was set alight. Two men, aged 38 and 57, were ar
Body discovered in burnt-out Tassie home
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
after the Clarendon Vale unit was set alight. Two men, aged 38 and 57, were arrested on Thursday and remain in custody, Tasmania Police say. A 33-year-old woman was charged with arson on Wednesday. On Wednesday, police said the occupant wasn't... Read more
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News.com.au
Financial planner charged over $2.5M frauda fraud investigation and is expected in Hobart Magistrates Court on Thursday.
Financial planner charged over $2.5M fraud
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
a fraud investigation and is expected in Hobart Magistrates Court on Thursday. "The crimes are alleged to have occurred over the last four years while he was working as a financial advisor in Tasmania," Tasmania Police sergeant Gen Hickman... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Teen, toddler die in crashfront of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was
Teen, toddler die in crash
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
front of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Tasmania Police has asked any members of the public who saw the car before the crash to contact police on 131... Read more
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The Young Witness
Teen, toddler die in crashfront of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was
Teen, toddler die in crash
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
front of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Tasmania Police has asked any members of the public who saw the car before the crash to contact police on 131... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Teen, toddler die in crashfront of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was
Teen, toddler die in crash
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
front of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Tasmania Police has asked any members of the public who saw the car before the crash to contact police on 131... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Teen, toddler die in crashfront of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was
Teen, toddler die in crash
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
front of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Tasmania Police has asked any members of the public who saw the car before the crash to contact police on 131... Read more
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Western Advocate
Teen, toddler die in crashfront of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was
Teen, toddler die in crash
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
front of the vehicle. He was declared dead at the scene, and the passenger was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Tasmania Police has asked any members of the public who saw the car before the crash to contact police on 131... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Tasmanian teen and toddler die in crashgirl's mother was thrown several metres from the vehicle and remains in hospita
Tasmanian teen and toddler die in crash
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
girl's mother was thrown several metres from the vehicle and remains in hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Tasmania Police commissioner Darren Hine on Friday said initial investigations suggest his officers acted appropriately by... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Toddler and teen die in Tas crashA young father and his two-year-old daughter have died in a car crash in Southe
Toddler and teen die in Tas crash
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
A young father and his two-year-old daughter have died in a car crash in Southern Tasmania. Police allege 19-year-old Alex Peart tried to avoid a random test when he lost control and smashed a telephone pole on the Tasman highway in Sorell, near... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man, toddler die in crash near Tasmanian breath test stationline of cars waiting at a breath testing station soon after crashed his car, ki
Man, toddler die in crash near Tasmanian breath test station
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
line of cars waiting at a breath testing station soon after crashed his car, killing himself and a two-year-old passenger, Tasmania Police say. In a statement, police said the 19-year-old man from Midway Point and the female toddler, also from... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Police 'hell bent' on stifling gang in Tasice and thousands of dollars. A 26-year-old man with links to a new chapter of
Police 'hell bent' on stifling gang in Tas
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
ice and thousands of dollars. A 26-year-old man with links to a new chapter of the Bandidos outlaw bikie gang was arrested, Tasmania Police inspector Glen Ball said. The man was facing charges involving drugs and stolen property, and had been... Read more
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News.com.au
Nation drenched by monster storminclude 55mm at Gray, 48mm Mt Victoria, 37mm St Helens and 34mm at Friendly Bea
Nation drenched by monster storm
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
include 55mm at Gray, 48mm Mt Victoria, 37mm St Helens and 34mm at Friendly Beaches. The State Emergency Service and Tasmania Police advise that people should: - Supervise children closely - Check that family and neighbours are aware of... Read more
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News.com.au
Police 'hell bent' on stifling gang in Tasice and thousands of dollars. A 26-year-old man with links to a new chapter of
Police 'hell bent' on stifling gang in Tas
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
ice and thousands of dollars. A 26-year-old man with links to a new chapter of the Bandidos outlaw bikie gang was arrested, Tasmania Police inspector Glen Ball said. The man was facing charges involving drugs and stolen property, and had been... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Police probe alleged duckling decapitation in northern Tasmania Police and the RSPCA are investigating allegations a duckling rescue attempt
Police probe alleged duckling decapitation in northern Tasmania
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
Police and the RSPCA are investigating allegations a duckling rescue attempt in a Launceston car park ended in a bird's decapitation at a nearby restaurant. In a Facebook post,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ice popularity fuels demand for drug mules into Tasmania, police say People are risking long jail terms for small reward to become ice
Ice popularity fuels demand for drug mules into Tasmania
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
, police say People are risking long jail terms for small reward to become ice drug mules to meet demand in Tasmania. Key points: Police said despite almost $1 million worth of crystal... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
82yo man charged with historical child sex offencesthis particular case, I hope at this stage it gives them so comfort that even t
82yo man charged with historical child sex offences
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
this particular case, I hope at this stage it gives them so comfort that even though events happened a long time ago, that Tasmania Police is willing, able to respond and listen to those complaints," he said. "Even ... with the passage of time... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic man on Tassie child sex charges82, has been charged with offences against 12 young people at Kennerley Childre
Vic man on Tassie child sex charges
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
82, has been charged with offences against 12 young people at Kennerley Children's Home properties in the 1970s and 80s, Tasmania police say. The charges are: * one count of sexual intercourse with a young person under the age of 17 * seven... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Cannabis haul worth $2mOn Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services ex
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. SEIZED: Detective Inspector Kim Steven with the haul of cannabis. Pictures: Phillip Biggs POLICE believe a property... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cannabis haul worth $2mOn Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services ex
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. SEIZED: Detective Inspector Kim Steven with the haul of cannabis. Pictures: Phillip Biggs POLICE believe a property... Read more
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The Young Witness
Cannabis haul worth $2mOn Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services ex
Cannabis haul worth $2m
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. SEIZED: Detective Inspector Kim Steven with the haul of cannabis. Pictures: Phillip Biggs POLICE believe a property... Read more
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Western Advocate
Cannabis haul worth $2mOn Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services ex
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. SEIZED: Detective Inspector Kim Steven with the haul of cannabis. Pictures: Phillip Biggs POLICE believe a property... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Cannabis haul worth $2mOn Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services ex
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. SEIZED: Detective Inspector Kim Steven with the haul of cannabis. Pictures: Phillip Biggs POLICE believe a property... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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The Young Witness
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
The Young Witness / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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Western Advocate
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Western Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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Manning River Times
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Manning River Times / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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The North West Star
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
The North West Star / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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The Border Mail
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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The Courier
Cannabis haul worth $2mworth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for s
Cannabis haul worth $2m
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
worth of cannabis was seized had been operating as a commercial operation for several years. On Wednesday morning the Tasmania Police Western Drug Investigation Services executed a search warrant at a property near Smithton. They discovered... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
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The Courier
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
10 related stories
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The Young Witness
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
The Young Witness / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
10 related stories
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Western Advocate
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
Western Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
10 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Hundreds caught by speed camyear and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last mont
Hundreds caught by speed cam
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 days ago
year and March 4 – the day it was destroyed. The camera was restored last month and made operational again on August 3, Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Scott Tilyard said. Statistics on how many drivers have been caught out by the device... Read more
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