mackay crime

Possible history behind skull and bones discovered

premium_icon Possible history behind skull and bones discovered

Police are making enquiries today into the origins of bones found along Pioneer...

Man caught masturbating at children’s playground in Mackay

premium_icon Man caught masturbating at children’s playground in Mackay

The 33 year old claimed he was having phone sex

Tip off leads to stash of drugs, guns and more

premium_icon Tip off leads to stash of drugs, guns and more

Community information helps catch drug and property offenders

‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

premium_icon ‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

Mackay man caught stalking a swimwear model found out he did not have the disease...

Man spends $1700 on stolen fuel card

premium_icon Man spends $1700 on stolen fuel card

The Central Queensland miner nicked the fuel card from his stepdad in anger.

Protester accused of contractor assault to face trial

premium_icon Protester accused of contractor assault to face trial

Swedish international exchange student to face a two-day trial after Adani protest...

Moranbah man claims mate spiked his drink

premium_icon Moranbah man claims mate spiked his drink

MORANBAH COURT WRAP: Court hears of drug use, drink driving and 'foolish' decisions...

Drugs, taser, gun found in Mackay home

premium_icon Drugs, taser, gun found in Mackay home

Police seized items after searching a home in West Mackay yesterday

Crash cuts power to 600 as offender flees scene

premium_icon Crash cuts power to 600 as offender flees scene

Police are working to identify a driver who impacted power in North Mackay after...

CQ miner slammed for lighting fire during ban

premium_icon CQ miner slammed for lighting fire during ban

The father’s actions diverted firefighters large fire

Man left with facial scar after Emerald pub punch

premium_icon Man left with facial scar after Emerald pub punch

“The temptation is to describe this as a glassing.”

Nine horror animal cruelty cases that shocked Mackay

premium_icon Nine horror animal cruelty cases that shocked Mackay

Here are nine truly heartbreaking cases of animal cruelty.

'No items could be salvaged': Detective speaks after blaze

premium_icon 'No items could be salvaged': Detective speaks after blaze

Stores building at Proserpine Mill severely damaged by fire

‘This is bullsh*t’: man’s angry rant at magistrate

premium_icon ‘This is bullsh*t’: man’s angry rant at magistrate

'Some mug like you comes along and knocks them off'

Drink-driving charge a timely reminder

premium_icon Drink-driving charge a timely reminder

‘Sleep, food, water or coffee will not speed up the rate at which alcohol breaks...

Moranbah’s missing ring sparks manhunt

premium_icon Moranbah’s missing ring sparks manhunt

Moranbah police are trying to find a man who may be in a lot of hot water after...

Drink-driving ambo banned from roads but keeps job

premium_icon Drink-driving ambo banned from roads but keeps job

Paramedic Zara Renee Tuffin faces court for drink-driving.

WATCH: Brazen bandits smash way into town’s shop

premium_icon WATCH: Brazen bandits smash way into town’s shop

Two men, one holding an axe and another a small hammer, broke into a Pioneer Valley...

WATCH: Trio flee stolen car, one found in ceiling

premium_icon WATCH: Trio flee stolen car, one found in ceiling

Update: Three youths were taken into police custody this morning.

How ‘grubby’ thief used trolley to steal from charity

premium_icon How ‘grubby’ thief used trolley to steal from charity

He made off with whitegoods from a service he himself had benefited from.

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