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Bikies Told To Stay Away From Court

Over 20 alleged bikies were informed by their lawyers that they should stay away from court, or possibly face further charges on Tuesday. Individuals with connections to criminal organisations have previously been told to disperse, or face possible jail time whilst waiting to testify in court....

Proposed Changes to the Youth Justice Act

In a recent media statement by the acting Attorney-General and Minister for Justice, The Honourable David Crisafulli, the Queensland Government has proposed new reforms for the Youth Justice Act. In the media statement, Mr Crisafulli suggests that the government plans to reduce juvenile crime rates across...

Tradies with Ties to Criminal Organisations Set To Lose Contractor’s Licence

Builders, plumbers, and electricians are set to join locksmiths, tow truck drivers and tattoo parlours as industries affected by the current war on criminal organisations. Queensland Police will provide information on request to regulatory authorities, such as those established under the Queensland Building Services Authority Act...

Man Charged Over Missing Fruits and Vegetables

Mr Anthony Francis McEwan appeared before the Cairns Magistrates Court on the 23rd of January, along with his solicitor Alex Jones and defence barrister Angus Edwards. Mr McEwan is accused of defrauding funds from food wholesaler Simon George and Sons whilst he was a manager. It...

Man Accused of Endangering Property By Fire Granted Bail

Ian Kennith Daniels spent more than six weeks in jail before being granted bail in the Toowoomba Magistrates Court on the 9th of January. Mr Daniels is accused of endangering his home in Cambooya by allegedly setting it alight on the 25th of November 2013. Claire Graham,...

Victorian Friends Jailed In Queensland Whilst Getting Ice Cream

The Danger of Association Queensland’s anti-bikie laws have been utilised to arrest, detain and jail 5 Victorian men who were on holiday with their families in Queensland. The men were set for a 10-day holiday at the Gold Coast when they were stopped and questioned by police...