Fake Trader Websites

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There’s a warning out from the cyber crime boys and girls In Blue today-look out for fake fitness equipment and outdoor web sites. Following the arrest of two people for their alleged role in a series of “fake trader websites” which offered heavily discounted outdoor furniture, BBQs, fitness … [Read more...]

Search for missing man, Ballon


The search for a man missing in the Ballon area will continue this morning with aerial support today after being scaled back overnight. Police say the man, in his 40’s, was last seen at a building on a cattle property on Arlington Access Road. That was at around 7.15 yesterday morning. A … [Read more...]

Road Safety Week

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Communities, schools and workplaces across the State are being encouraged to take part in this years’ Queensland Road Safety Week. The week will run from August 21-25 and information Kits and packs are now available. ‘Speaking up for road safety’ is the focus and Police say it’s an opportunity … [Read more...]

Stolen cattle, Toowoomba


The Toowoomba Major and Organised Crime Squad (MOCS) is appealing for information regarding four cattle stolen from a Kurumbul property last month. The four Santa Gertrudis, Droughtmaster and Charolais cross bullocks were reported stolen from the Kildonan Road property between July 10 and … [Read more...]

Road Safety Heads Up


With the Tara Festival of Culture and Camel Races set to get underway this coming weekend local Police are urging a bit of common sense and caution on the roads.   Sergeant Greg Finucane says the festival sees many visitors to the Tara area.   “Drivers are reminded to drive … [Read more...]

Region in Mourning


Longreach is a region in mourning today, as tributes continue to flow to the Walker family following the tragic drowning on Monday of toddler, 2-year- old Willow Walker.   The little girl drowned on Monday afternoon after falling into a tank at the families Camden Park … [Read more...]

Weapons and Drugs Discovered

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A 70- year-old man and five others have been charged with a raft of offences following a series of raids in the Tara, Condamine, Miles and Wandoan areas in the past week. The charges relate to the discovery of thousands of AK-47 rounds, a cache of unregistered weapons and dangerous drugs. The … [Read more...]

Police Launch Road Safety Winter Blitz

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Drivers distracted by mobile phones will be the key target with police today launching its Winter School Holidays traffic blitz across the region. QPS’ Road Policing Command says the three-week campaign, Operation Cold Snap 2017 will see a bigger Police presence on our roads and they’ll be tough … [Read more...]

And Here’s Another Scam

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Here’s a screen shot of a scam Origin Email bill that Police say is doing the rounds across the region. Police say information has been received today that this phishing email has been running hot across the region this week. It’s a phishing email is one designed by a criminal to masquerade as … [Read more...]