Murri’s on the move in St George

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Rural and remote communities face a myriad of challenges a myriad of challenges, so when the opportunity came for local Police to support local indigenous persons in dedicated training in road safety, St George Police jumped on board. St George Police Liaison Officer (PLO) Adam Osbourne says the … [Read more...]

Business Owners Beware

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Police are warning of a scam e-mail doing the rounds. The pictured email is targeting Australian businesses and is in circulation around the region per Police. While it presents with an apparently authentic ASIC (Australian Securities and Investments Commission) logo and the Australian … [Read more...]

Stolen Weaners, Roma

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Police from the Roma Stock and Rural are currently investigating the theft of 27 Brahman cross weaners from a property about 100 klms south of Roma. According to Police the weaners were stolen from inside the stock yards located within the property. The weaners were being fed due to the … [Read more...]

June Trial for Truckie

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Geoffrey Joseph Sleba, the truck driver accused of killing a cyclist in a hit and run at Inglewood will stand trial from June 12, with the case expected to take two weeks. Sleba's case, in Warwick District Court, was adjourned last year due to 'discovery of new evidence'. The jury was … [Read more...]

Keep School Zones in Focus

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Motorists be ready and aware!! The kids are heading back to school, so school zones apply to every school day for the next 10 weeks of term one and that means time to start watching our speed. It would seem we’re not all that good at watching the speedo in school zones and Police say we need … [Read more...]

No Place Here for Puppy Farms

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The discovery of malnourished dogs, some in need of urgent veterinary care, at a remote rural property near Goondiwindi, has firmed the State Government stance on puppy farms. Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne says there’s no place in Queensland for cruel and unethical exploitation of dogs for … [Read more...]

Animal Cruelty Investigation, Glenarbon

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Detectives from the Goondiwindi Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) as well as investigators from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) Queensland have moved quickly after uncovering an alleged puppy farm at a property at Glenarbon. The property has been raided with … [Read more...]

Counterfeit Money Doing the Rounds

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Local businesses and members of the community are being warned to be on the lookout for fake $50’s doing the rounds of Our Towns. Detectives from the Goondiwindi Criminal Investigation Branch are warning us to be vigilant after several incidents where counterfeit $50 notes have been used to … [Read more...]