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Fri 23 Aug 2019

Police chase naked man during three-hour rampage

premium_icon Police chase naked man during three-hour rampage

THE bare buttocks of a 25-year-old man will remain ingrained in the memories of police officers after he went on a naked jaunt through the southwest town.

'This is your last chance': Teen uses Snapchat order

premium_icon 'This is your last chance': Teen uses Snapchat order

He called his former girlfriend a 'c---' and accused her of cheating on him

Thu 22 Aug 2019

Tweed police car chase ends in flames

premium_icon Tweed police car chase ends in flames

A POLICE pursuit along the Pacific Motorway has ended in an inferno, with a police car and the car being chased going up in flames

‘Leave us alone’: Father bashed with bat

‘Leave us alone’: Father bashed with bat

A man suffered a fractured skull when he was allegedly attacked by twins, one wielding a baseball bat. The altercation involved the man’s daughters.

Coast teen entrepreneur making up for assault, robbery

premium_icon Coast teen entrepreneur making up for assault, robbery

Sunshine Coast youth who threatened school staffer, stole 13-year-old's mobile phone says he is turning his life around by running a business, having a pet

Business executive threatened to jail boy he sexually abused

premium_icon Business executive threatened to jail boy he sexually abused

Cornelius Wales told eight-year-old boy 'I love you' after sexual assault, then silenced his victim with prison threats

Childcare director to defend host of charges in court

premium_icon Childcare director to defend host of charges in court

THE 45-year-old is accused of failing to adequately protect children at the centre from harm.

Man on parole when he slashed woman’s face

premium_icon Man on parole when he slashed woman’s face

A man who slashed a mother in the face with a machete after stealing copper piping was given parole just three days earlier, a court was told.

Tradie’s horror kidnapping after crash

Tradie’s horror kidnapping after crash

A minor bingle on the road escalated wildly after a Perth tradie was allegedly threatened with a hammer, assaulted and kidnapped.

Grieving brothers’ heartache as Donna Steele’s killer jailed

premium_icon Grieving brothers’ heartache as Donna Steele’s killer jailed...

“You have taken a big part of our family’s futures; they were devastated by what you did the day you took her sister away."

WATCH: Huge drug trafficking syndicate busted

premium_icon WATCH: Huge drug trafficking syndicate busted

40 people are facing serious criminal charges after a huge drug trafficking syndicate across central and northern Queensland. WATCH THE VIDEO OF WHAT POLICE FOUND

PHOTOS: Stunt rider targeted in $60K truck arson attack

premium_icon PHOTOS: Stunt rider targeted in $60K truck arson attack

Freestyle motocross rider and owner of Wide Bay FMX's has been left devastated after his passion, and second income, went up in smoke overnight.

Parents sentenced over neglect of child on vegan-only diet

Parents sentenced over neglect of child on vegan-only diet

An Australian vegan couple has dissolved into sobs in court after being sentenced for the cruel malnourishment of their 20-month-old baby.

Tyrrell neighbour’s two-hour window of mystery: Inquest

premium_icon Tyrrell neighbour’s two-hour window of mystery: Inquest

A neighbour questioned by police over the suspected abduction of William Tyrrell wasn’t seen for two hours after the toddler disappeared at Kendall on the NSW mid...

‘Grotesque’: Cheerleader accused of killing newborn

‘Grotesque’: Cheerleader accused of killing newborn

An 18-year-old cheerleader has been accused of killing her baby just days after she went to prom in a shockingly “sinister and grotesque” case.

Labor figures to stand trial over printing rorts scandal

premium_icon Labor figures to stand trial over printing rorts scandal

Trio fighting allegations they attempted to cover up their use of taxpayer-funded resources in a 2017 preselection campaign.

'What are you doing at my girlfriend's house?'

premium_icon 'What are you doing at my girlfriend's house?'

WHEN a Grafton man found out his girlfriend was spending time with someone else, the 20-year-old turned up at her house wielding a machete

Farmers under siege: Push to stamp out rural crime

premium_icon Farmers under siege: Push to stamp out rural crime

THIS is the first time Crime Stoppers and the NSW Police have worked together to stop rural crime.

How mum scammed Kmart using real receipts

premium_icon How mum scammed Kmart using real receipts

A GLADSTONE mum used discarded receipts she found in a carpark in an elaborate fraud scheme to steal money from Kmart, a court has been told.

Vatican could try Pell under Church law

Vatican could try Pell under Church law

THE Vatican says George Pell "has always maintained his innocence" but could also try the cardinal over the sex abuse charges in a trial under Church law.

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