Manufacture of Weapons Arrest, Harristown

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A man has been charged in relation to the alleged manufacture of weapons following a search of a Harristown home. Police say that around 8.45am yesterday, officers from the Darling Downs District Tactical Crime Squad executed a search warrant at a Stephen Street address. A search of the … [Read more...]

Closure of Drug Operation-Southern Downs

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Police have closed a drug operation which has seen 15 people charged with over 55 offences in the Warwick and Stanthorpe areas. Operation Barracuda saw search warrants executed on fifteen different addresses from the weekend and today and focussed on the supply of dangerous drugs across the … [Read more...]

Major Drug Ring Shut Down


Police officers from Warwick Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) say they have closed a major drug network in South West Queensland. Operation Barracuda was coordinated by Warwick CIB and conducted with the assistance of Stanthorpe CIB, Goondiwindi CIB, Toowoomba CIB, Tactical Crime Squad … [Read more...]

Drug lab charges, Warwick

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A 24-year-old man will face drugs and explosives charges in Warwick Magistrates Court later this month following the discovery of an alleged clandestine laboratory in Myrtle Street, Warwick. Police officers from the Major & Organised Crime Squad (MOCS) Rural, Warwick Criminal Investigation … [Read more...]

Police close major ice operation in Mount Isa


Detectives have today charged 16 people with 32 drug offences a year-long operation which focussed on what Police describe as the “ice highway” which they say runs from South West Queensland to the tip of the state and sees quantities of drugs moved into and out of the north via western … [Read more...]

Arrest for Britton cold case murder, Airlie Beach


Cold case homicide detectives have today charged a man with the murder of Dorothy Britton at Airlie Beach in 1996. The 51-year-old Port Neill (South Australia) man and former resident of Airlie Beach was arrested in Brisbane early this afternoon. He was charged with one count of murder and will … [Read more...]

Tara Drug Operation


Ten people now face charges in relation to a series of drug raids carried out in the Tara area this week. Dalby CIB has executed search warrants in the region which they say tuned up various amounts of cannabis, ICE, utensils used to smoke drugs, things used in connection with dangerous drugs, … [Read more...]

Wilsonton Stabbing Update


Nine people aged between 23 and 34 have each been charged with two counts of assault occasioning grievous bodily harm and one count of entering a dwelling with intent following the stabbing incident at Wilsonton in Toowoomba at the weekend. Detectives charged the nine after a woman was found with … [Read more...]

Firearm Incident, Cottonvale


Two men have been charged following that shooting incident that occurred in Cottonvale in Janurary. At 4.30pm on January 5, two boys were in a shed when one of them discharged an unsecured firearm and the other boy sustained serious facial injuries. He was taken to the Lady Cilento Hospital … [Read more...]