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Herald Sun
Thousands of cannabis plants seized in raidnetted the arrest of seven people on 10 charges and the seizure of approximatel
Herald Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
netted the arrest of seven people on 10 charges and the seizure of approximately 87kg of cannabis,” he said.media_cameraQueensland Police have seized 11,795 cannabis plants following a raid on an Esk property. Picture: Queensland Police “The... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Immortal' Graeme Langlands' historical child sex abuse charges suspendedleaves the Brisbane Magistrates Court earlier this month. Picture: Jorge Branco
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 hours ago
leaves the Brisbane Magistrates Court earlier this month. Picture: Jorge Branco Ms Burke has previously criticised the Queensland Police Service for bringing the charges, which she said had “catastrophic and irreparable” consequences. “My... Read more
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The Age
Queensland Police deputy commissioner moves ondown after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take l
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
down after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take leave from today and officially depart the Queensland Police Service in March. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will step down after several decades in the service.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Queensland Police deputy commissioner moves ondown after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take l
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
down after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take leave from today and officially depart the Queensland Police Service in March. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will step down after several decades in the service.... Read more
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The Age
Accused Toowoomba hit-and-run driver chargedQueensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit-and-run car accident
The Age / Posted 14 hours ago
Queensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit-and-run car accident that claimed the life of a 90-year-old woman in Toowoomba last month. The 24-year-old was behind the wheel of a sedan that collided with a utility in Toowoomba North on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Accused Toowoomba hit-and-run driver chargedQueensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit-and-run car accident
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
Queensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit-and-run car accident that claimed the life of a 90-year-old woman in Toowoomba last month. The 24-year-old was behind the wheel of a sedan that collided with a utility in Toowoomba North on... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld Police deputy commissioner moves ondown after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take l
News.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
down after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take leave from today and officially depart the Queensland Police Service in March. "Brett has taken on a number of significant portfolios over this time and has made a... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Accused Qld hit and run driver chargedQueensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit and run car accident
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 15 hours ago
Queensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit and run car accident that claimed the life of a 90-year-old woman in Toowoomba last month. The 24-year-old was behind the wheel of a sedan that collided with a utility in Toowoomba North on... Read more
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News.com.au
Accused Qld hit and run driver chargedQueensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit and run car accident
News.com.au / Posted 15 hours ago
Queensland police have charged a woman over an alleged hit and run car accident that claimed the life of a 90-year-old woman in Toowoomba last month. The 24-year-old was behind the wheel of a sedan that collided with a utility in Toowoomba North on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Serious crash causes delays at Australia Zoospokesperson said the crash occurred at the intersection of Irwin and Fraser Rd
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
spokesperson said the crash occurred at the intersection of Irwin and Fraser Rd Crews got the call about 10.30am. A Queensland Police Service spokesman said motorists should expect extensive delays with both lanes closed. Police were... Read more
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News.com.au
Serious crash causes delays at Australia Zoospokesperson said the crash occurred at the intersection of Irwin and Fraser Rd
News.com.au / Posted 15 hours ago
spokesperson said the crash occurred at the intersection of Irwin and Fraser Rd Crews got the call about 10.30am. A Queensland Police Service spokesman said motorists should expect extensive delays with both lanes closed. Police were... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Deputy commissioner moving ondown after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take l
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
down after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take leave from today and officially depart the Queensland Police Service in March. “Brett has taken on a number of significant portfolios over this time and has made a... Read more
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News.com.au
Deputy commissioner moving ondown after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take l
News.com.au / Posted 16 hours ago
down after 40 years in the job. Deputy Commissioner Brett Pointing will take leave from today and officially depart the Queensland Police Service in March. “Brett has taken on a number of significant portfolios over this time and has made a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Disabled man dies in Sunshine Coast unit firethe man, who used a wheelchair, at the back of the building, about 10 minutes a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 hours ago
the man, who used a wheelchair, at the back of the building, about 10 minutes after they arrived but he had already died. Queensland Police Senior Sergeant Steve Hall said the man, who was aged in his 30s, was discovered after fire officers... Read more
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The Age
'Immortal' Graeme Langlands' historical child sex abuse charges suspendedis no prospect of him appearing at any point in time. It’s impossible.” Ms Bur
The Age / Posted yesterday
is no prospect of him appearing at any point in time. It’s impossible.” Ms Burke has previously criticised the Queensland Police Service for bringing the charges, which she said had “catastrophic and irreparable” consequences. “My... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Immortal' Graeme Langlands' historical child sex abuse charges suspendedis no prospect of him appearing at any point in time. It’s impossible.” Ms Bur
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
is no prospect of him appearing at any point in time. It’s impossible.” Ms Burke has previously criticised the Queensland Police Service for bringing the charges, which she said had “catastrophic and irreparable” consequences. “My... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Giant python scores worldwide fameWHEN Australia saw the photo Queensland Police posted of a gigantic scrub pytho
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
WHEN Australia saw the photo Queensland Police posted of a gigantic scrub python, the vast majority had a chuckle, shrugged their shoulders and moved on. But when the world caught wind of the huge python, it went viral. In a tweet posted earlier... Read more
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Reality TV World
'Monster' python stops police vehicle by blocking roadphoto of a monster python that blocked the path of a patrol vehicle on a road i
Reality TV World / Posted yesterday
photo of a monster python that blocked the path of a patrol vehicle on a road in Queensland's Far North. ADVERTISEMENT The Queensland Police Service said the patrol vehicle was forced to stop in Wujul Wujul during a night patrol when the officers... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police stumble upon 'monster' snake on hunt for criminals - and it's terrifyingto devour full-grown wallabies and domestic pets.Acting Senior Constable Chris
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
to devour full-grown wallabies and domestic pets.Acting Senior Constable Chris Kenny stands near the giant snake (Image: Queensland Police)Read More The non-venomous snake was discovered near the indigenous community of Wujal Wujal,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kyla killed soon after being taken by dadestranged husband Paul Anthony Rogers after a tip-off that he was heading acros
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
estranged husband Paul Anthony Rogers after a tip-off that he was heading across the border with Kyla. Around 3.15pm, Queensland police sent out a picture of a little girl with deep brown eyes, her hair in a ponytail. The alert was withdrawn... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australian police discover enormous python blocking roadAustralia joked they were “going to need a bigger ladder” after encountering a
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Australia joked they were “going to need a bigger ladder” after encountering a five-metre long python blocking the road. Queensland Police officers encountered the amethystine python, also known as a scrub python, near the small community of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Coast’s worst suburbs for break-inspast year, at a cost of $1.27 million. Don’t fall victim to a home break-in.
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
past year, at a cost of $1.27 million. Don’t fall victim to a home break-in. The crime wave is reflected in data on the Queensland Police Service’s ‘crime map’, which revealed the number of break-ins more than tripled in Ormeau and Nerang in the... Read more
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News.com.au
Coast’s worst suburbs for break-insa cost of $1.27 million. Don’t fall victim to a home break-in.Source:Supplied
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
a cost of $1.27 million. Don’t fall victim to a home break-in.Source:Supplied The crime wave is reflected in data on the Queensland Police Service’s ‘crime map’, which revealed the number of break-ins more than tripled in Ormeau and Nerang in the... Read more
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International Business Times
Check out the 'monster' python that stopped Australian police in their tracks are the longest snakes found in Australia and can grow up to seven metres in le
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
are the longest snakes found in Australia and can grow up to seven metres in length. In a post on their website, the Queensland Police Service joked that they "don't do boring". "You never really know what you are going to come across in a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Police allege 2.2 tonnes of cannabis trafficked into Brisbaneand possession of dangerous drug offences. Police seize 100 kilograms of canna
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and possession of dangerous drug offences. Police seize 100 kilograms of cannabis from vehicle on the Gold Coast. Photo: Queensland Police Service It will be alleged they were involved in an organised drug network that trafficked 2.2 tonnes of... Read more
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The Age
Police allege 2.2 tonnes of cannabis trafficked into Brisbaneand possession of dangerous drug offences. Police seize 100 kilograms of canna
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
and possession of dangerous drug offences. Police seize 100 kilograms of cannabis from vehicle on the Gold Coast. Photo: Queensland Police Service It will be alleged they were involved in an organised drug network that trafficked 2.2 tonnes of... Read more
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BBC News
Queensland police python photo gains fameQueensland police python photo gains internet fame - BBC News Accessibility li
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Queensland police python photo gains internet fame - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Paradise Papers Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin... Read more
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The Courier Mail
2000-old mummy had cancerstumbling upon a python over twice your size while out in the bush at nightie i
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
stumbling upon a python over twice your size while out in the bush at nightie is not really an ideal situation. But two Queensland police officers didn’t seem too worried about getting up close and personal with the monster-sized snake they... Read more
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News.com.au
RUSH HOUR: 2000-year-old mummy had cancerstumbling upon a python over twice your size while out in the bush at nightie i
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
stumbling upon a python over twice your size while out in the bush at nightie is not really an ideal situation. But two Queensland police officers didn’t seem too worried about getting up close and personal with the monster-sized snake they... Read more
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The North West Star
Government denies it ignored coroner over road safety law changes- if that new offence was available - would certainly have been a viable option
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
- if that new offence was available - would certainly have been a viable option, and may very well have been proven. "The [Queensland Police Service] felt that their prosecutorial options were limited due to the absence of a mid-range offence such... Read more
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The North West Star
North West illegal gold mining case adjourned until Januarycourt will hear of an eight month investigation conducted by the Department of
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
court will hear of an eight month investigation conducted by the Department of Natural Mining and Resources and Queensland Police. He has been charged with one count of carry on mining operations without authority and one count of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
No jail for flight attendant who said 'graphic things' to undercover copA lawyer for a former Solomon Islands flight attendant convicted of child groom
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
A lawyer for a former Solomon Islands flight attendant convicted of child grooming offences has lashed out at Queensland police, saying their treatment of his client "smacks of entrapment". Samuel Terrence Rova on Tuesday avoided jail time after... Read more
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The Age
No jail for flight attendant who said 'graphic things' to undercover copA lawyer for a former Solomon Islands flight attendant convicted of child groom
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
A lawyer for a former Solomon Islands flight attendant convicted of child grooming offences has lashed out at Queensland police, saying their treatment of his client "smacks of entrapment". Samuel Terrence Rova on Tuesday avoided jail time after... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Massive scrub python blocks Queensland roadpage External Link: QPS on Facebook: massive snake A scrub python so long it
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
page External Link: QPS on Facebook: massive snake A scrub python so long it blocked the road and the path of two Queensland police officers has found fame on social media. A photograph of the massive amethystine python, discovered during... Read more
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The Age
Government denies it ignored coroner over road safety law changes- if that new offence was available - would certainly have been a viable option
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
- if that new offence was available - would certainly have been a viable option, and may very well have been proven. “The [Queensland Police Service] felt that their prosecutorial options were limited due to the absence of a mid-range offence such... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Government denies it ignored coroner over road safety law changes- if that new offence was available - would certainly have been a viable option
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
- if that new offence was available - would certainly have been a viable option, and may very well have been proven. “The [Queensland Police Service] felt that their prosecutorial options were limited due to the absence of a mid-range offence such... Read more
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The Age
THE NORTHCOTE BYELECTION: What holds for the state also holds for Canberrathen foreign minister Bill Hayden, as evidenced by his letter in 1988 to then Q
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
then foreign minister Bill Hayden, as evidenced by his letter in 1988 to then Queensland premier Mike Ahern criticising the Queensland police over their bashings of gays. This colossus of justice maintained that consistency through his time as... Read more
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News.com.au
Massive python stops cops on night patrolbe about 5m long. Police said there was no passing in the police vehicle until
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
be about 5m long. Police said there was no passing in the police vehicle until the python was “good and ready to move.” Queensland Police came across this very long python on a recent night patrol near Wujul Wujul 120km north of Cairns. Picture:... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Police release CCTV vision of car ploughing into South Bank pedestrianson Little Stanley Street. The moment a car mounts the footpath and heads towar
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
on Little Stanley Street. The moment a car mounts the footpath and heads towards four pedestrians in South Bank. Photo: Queensland Police Service The alleged incident happened about 6.20pm and left one man with minor injuries. The Coomera... Read more
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The Age
Police release CCTV vision of car ploughing into South Bank pedestrianson Little Stanley Street. The moment a car mounts the footpath and heads towar
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
on Little Stanley Street. The moment a car mounts the footpath and heads towards four pedestrians in South Bank. Photo: Queensland Police Service The alleged incident happened about 6.20pm and left one man with minor injuries. The Coomera... Read more
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Mashable
Police wait for snake to cross the road, and nopethe scrub python was estimated to be 5 metres (5.47 yards) long, according to t
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
the scrub python was estimated to be 5 metres (5.47 yards) long, according to the Cairns Post. Again, it's big. Image: queensland police "There was no passing in the police vehicle until this scrub python was good and ready to move," said a... Read more
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The Age
More charges under Queensland harness racing probetenth person charged under a crackdown on the industry. Shane Graham was charg
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
tenth person charged under a crackdown on the industry. Shane Graham was charged on the weekend. Photo: Max Mason-Hubers Queensland police were unable to say what his connection to harness racing was. He has been granted bail and is due to front... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
More charges under Queensland harness racing probetenth person charged under a crackdown on the industry. Shane Graham was charg
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
tenth person charged under a crackdown on the industry. Shane Graham was charged on the weekend. Photo: Max Mason-Hubers Queensland police were unable to say what his connection to harness racing was. He has been granted bail and is due to front... Read more
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The Courier Mail
More charges under harness racing probehe put bets on a race at Albion Park in July and has become the tenth person ch
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
he put bets on a race at Albion Park in July and has become the tenth person charged under a crackdown on the industry. Queensland police were unable to say what his connection to harness racing was. He has been granted bail and is due to front... Read more
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NZCity
Christchurch man missing in AustraliaQueensland police are searching for a Christchurch man reported missing on Aust
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
Queensland police are searching for a Christchurch man reported missing on Australia's Gold Coast. Henry Roach, 46, was last seen leaving a resort on the Gold Coast Highway while holidaying overseas with his family. He was last seen about 11:30pm... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Woman accused of driving at pedestrianswas injured when a woman allegedly sped up, mounted the footpath and drove at a
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
was injured when a woman allegedly sped up, mounted the footpath and drove at a group of pedestrians in South Brisbane. Queensland Police allege the 35-year-old woman then sped off, but was later arrested at Toowoomba, 125km west of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Woman accused of driving at pedestrianswas injured when a woman allegedly sped up, mounted the footpath and drove at a
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
was injured when a woman allegedly sped up, mounted the footpath and drove at a group of pedestrians in South Brisbane. Queensland Police allege the 35-year-old woman then sped off, but was later arrested at Toowoomba, 125km west of... Read more
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News.com.au
Woman accused of driving at pedestrianswas injured when a woman allegedly sped up, mounted the footpath and drove at a
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
was injured when a woman allegedly sped up, mounted the footpath and drove at a group of pedestrians in South Brisbane. Queensland Police allege the 35-year-old woman then sped off, but was later arrested at Toowoomba, 125km west of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Orifficer, I pobrably should be a restedvisit, increasing by $113.85 – or one penalty unit – for each repeat visit to t
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
visit, increasing by $113.85 – or one penalty unit – for each repeat visit to the drunk tank, up to a maximum of $910.80. Queensland Police Union president Ian Leavers said he was eager to see what impact the centre had on alcohol-fuelled violence... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The gamble that may have cost police $1mA BRISBANE rugby player is being investigated for squandering $1 million dollar
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
A BRISBANE rugby player is being investigated for squandering $1 million dollars of Queensland Police Union money on online gambling sites. Kelly Harris, 27, resigned as finance officer for the union after an annual audit discovered that the money... Read more
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