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councillors charged with offences should be stood down: ccc




it should be possible to forcibly stand down queensland councillors charged with criminal offences, the state's crime watchdog boss says.crime and corruption commission chairman alan macsporran said if a serving councillor was charged with a criminal offence, the local government minister should hav...



queensland premier says sorry to people punished under historical gay sex laws




queensland premier annastacia palaszczuk has apologised to people charged under historic gay sex offences.  the queensland aids council said the bill and apology recognised that homosexuality should never have been against the law. photo: glenn huntin queensland, homosexuality was a crime until ...



police charge woman with almost 900 fraud offences in brisbane's north




a woman has been charged with almost 900 fraud offences after a business in north brisbane allegedly lost more than $300,000 over four years.after an extensive investigation, police will allege between july 2012 and november 2016 an employee at a virginia business, run by a 70-year-old man and 6...



police lay charges over alleged historic child sex offences in mandurah




a man who was employed at an amusement site in the mandurah area in 2010 has been charged with historic child sex offences.the man is due in court today. (file image).mandurah detectives have charged the 45-year-old man with four offences.police claim between march and april 2010, the man indecently...



man charged with historical child sex offences was a brisbane teacher




a man who worked as a teacher on brisbane's northside more than 17 years ago has been charged with historical indecent treatment of children.the 11 alleged offences took place between january 1991 and december 2000.detectives from the ferny grove child protection unit charged the man on march 16.t...



dozens charged with almost 200 drug offences after police crackdown in brisbane,




dozens of people have been charged with almost 200 drug-related offences after an eight-month police operation targetting the supply of dangerous drugs in south-east queensland.the investigation led to detectives searching properties in brisbane and the gold coast, seizing ecstasy pills and powder,...



man faces court charged with 23 offences




a ngunnawal man faced the act magistrates court on saturday morning charged with 23 offences including car theft and burglary.tony keith levett, 36, was arrested on friday by act police officers after a number of enquiries.the 23 offences levett was charged with included stealing two bmws, a ford fo...



man charged after woman bashed, strangled in brisbane park




a man has been charged with domestic violence offences after a woman was allegedly bashed and strangled in brisbane's inner-west on wednesday.the pair were arguing at a park in toowong, near the royal exchange hotel, before the woman, 18, was allegedly punched several times in the head and face and ...



councillors charged with offences should be stood down: ccc




mr macsporran spoke in general terms, rather than about any specific case, during a parliamentary committee hearing into the queensland government's operation belcarra bill, which would ban property developers from making political donations.mr macsporran said the minister only had the power to step...



victorian cop charged over historical sex offences




a victorian police officer has been charged with historical sexual offences that allegedly occurred west of melbourne in the 1980s.the officer from the north west metro region has been suspended with pay following an investigation by the force's professional standards command.he is expected to face ...



man posed as justin bieber on facebook to groom children: police




a man who allegedly posed as justin bieber online to get explicit images of young children has been charged with more than 900 child sex offences.after an examination of his computer, taskforce argos detectives this week charged the 42-year-old man with 931 child sex offences. taskforce argos dete...



new terror charges laid against man in nsw




a man who's already behind bars after allegedly threatening sydney police with a knife in mid-2017 has now been charged with terrorism offences.the man was initially charged with intimidating a police officer, being armed with intent to commit an indictable offence, assaulting an officer in the exec...



four mayors and one councillor immediately suspended




cr mcintosh has been charged with stealing, cr walden's suspension was triggered by charges of misconduct in public office and forgery and cr mclean had a charge of fraud.mr hinchliffe said the mayors, councillor and ceos of affected councils were advised."the mayors and councillor are suspended on ...



lgaq warns of ‘witch-hunt’ as ipswich city council mounts its defence




ipswich’s third mayor in 12 months has mounted a defence of his city’s elected representatives as the state government threatens to dismiss the entire council.it comes as the head of the lobby group for queensland councils says four current and former mayors of various queensland councils being ...



baldivis man charged with child sex offences in perth's south




a 58-year-old man who allegedly preyed on children in perth's south is facing a string of child sex offences.police allege between 2013 and 2017 the baldivis man visited shopping centres, playgrounds and fast food outlets in south metropolitan and south east policing districts. baldivis man char...



man posed as justin bieber online to groom children: police




a man who allegedly posed as justin beiber online to get explicit images of young children has been charged with more than 900 child sex offences.taskforce argos detectives charged a 42-year-old man this week with more than 930 child sex offences after police examined the man's computer as part of ...



adelaide man pleads not guilty to string of child sex offences in canberra




a south australian man charged with a string of child sex offences allegedly committed against two girls in the act this year will fight the allegations. the man, 75, was arrested in june and charged with 18 offences that included committing acts of indecency against a child under 10 and sexua...



three wedding escort drivers charged with reckless driving




about 6am on wednesday officers from strike force raptor and the public order and riot squad searched five homes in auburn, granville and south granville.during the searches police allegedly found fake licence plates, expired licence plates, knuckle dusters, a throwing star, steroids, mobile phones,...



nsw senior constable accused of historical child sex abuse




a nsw police officer has been charged over numerous alleged historical child sex abuse offences.it's alleged the man was 15 when he indecently and sexually assaulted a girl in the 1990s.he was arrested at his home on friday morning following inquiries from the professional standards command.police s...



man charged over shots fired into airport west house




five days after shots were fired into an airport west house, a man has been charged with firearms offences. two shots were fired into the window of a parer road house shortly before 11pm on monday. no one was injured.on friday, police raided a property in nearby mcintosh street in connection with th...



a pair have been charged with modern slavery act offences - witney gazette




a couple have been charged with modern slavery act offences after allegedly luring a childhood friend from poland to work for a pittance in britain. west midlands police said tadeusz ondycz, 32, and 26-year-old marta dombrowska, from willes road in winson green, birmingham, arranged the man's travel...



former catholic church employee charged over sex offences




a 79-year-old man has been charged with child sex offences linked to incidents alleged to have happened while he was an employee of the catholic archdiocese of canberra and goulburn almost three decades ago.nsw police will allege the man was performing an administrative role within the archdioces...



detective charged over concealed weapons, leaking secret files




a victorian detective has been charged with multiple offences, including having prohibited weapons and leaking secret police information after a probe by the corruption watchdog.the detective senior constable was charged on thursday with offences including seven counts of improperly taking advantag...



detective charged over concealed weapons, leaking secret files




a victorian detective has been charged with multiple offences, including having prohibited weapons and leaking secret police information after a probe by the corruption watchdog.the detective senior constable was charged on thursday with offences including seven counts of improperly taking advantag...



fake 'marron farmer' charged with 29 fraud offences




a 54-year-old perth man will face court for allegedly approaching members of the public claiming he had lost his wallet and 'borrowing' money for a taxi fare to return to his marron farm in serpentine. "the man offered to return the money and gave the people false contact details," police said. ...