Tag Archives: Queensland

Sunshine Coast Ice Dealer Feels Guilty, Walks Into Police Station and Confesses

A Sunshine Coast man says he confessed to drug trafficking because he felt guilty.

A man who walked into Sunshine Coast police station and admitted he sold up to $100,000 worth of meth over nearly four years is facing a significant stretch behind bars.

Source: www.brisbanetimes.com.au

Ed: did he mistake police station for church?

Victorian Police Praise Queensland’s Anti-Gang Laws

As the Palaszczuk Government prepares to soften the state’s crackdown on bikie gangs, the head of Victoria’s anti-bikie taskforce has praised the VLAD laws, saying some measures should be adopted nationally.

Acting Detective Superintendent Ian Campbell said since the introduction of tough anti-bikie legislation in 2013, senior gang members had fled Queensland and gone to Victoria where they “walk around like rock stars”.

Source: www.couriermail.com.au

Queensland Police Lock Up Police Credit Union CEO To Fundraise For PCYC

Do black and white stripes suit QPCU CEO Grant Devine?
“Watch your head!” the officer yells as he places Queensland Police Credit Union CEO Grant Devine into the police car. But it’s all for a good cause.

The QPCU CEO did time alongside other CEOs and the Queensland Reds for the PCYC kids last week, raising money for the not-for-profit organisation’s incredible programs in crime prevention and support networks for the Indigenous community.

Source: mypolice.qld.gov.au

Opinion: It’s Time For A Crackdown On Drunk Pedestrians

If you drink and walk are you still a bloody idiot? There have been plenty of media campaigns and crackdowns to target drink-driving.

Each Monday in the Queensland Times, we name and shame people who front Ipswich Court after they are caught drunk behind the wheel, in an effort to deter people from committing the crime.

What about those though who endanger other people’s lives – and their own – by drunkenly walking through the streets after heavy boozing sessions?

On Page 2 of today’s paper, a man faced court for public drunkenness after he apparently lurched in front of a car while drunk and got hit.

When the drunken pedestrian was breath tested, he received a blood-alcohol reading of 0.32 – more than six times the legal limit if he were driving…

Source: www.qt.com.au

Man’s Disgraceful Behaviour Disgusts Rockhampton Magistrate

JAMES Joseph Hall had already succeeded in making a busload of women uncomfortable with his disgusting comments. But things took gross turn when he told a woman that he wanted to take her baby girl home.

Apparently not satisfied, he proceeded to tell female police officers that “he wanted to get into their panties”.

Yesterday Hall pleaded guilty in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court to public nuisance.

Source: www.themorningbulletin.com.au