mackay court and crime

Murder accused charged with pole assault and car damage

Premium Content Murder accused charged with pole assault and car damage

After a dramatic arrest at Mackay Harbour, the man accused of a Maryborough murder...

Driver jailed over Nilly’s death appeals penalty

Premium Content Driver jailed over Nilly’s death appeals penalty

She is fighting the three-year jail term handed down in the magistrates court

Fugitive’s mum will have her day in court

Premium Content Fugitive’s mum will have her day in court

She is charged with allegedly helping her son flee Australia

Little girl witnesses horror choking attack on mother

Premium Content Little girl witnesses horror choking attack on mother

WARNING: Distressing content. The child tried to pull her CQ father’s hands from...

Bowen man shot by police pleads guilty to lesser charge

Premium Content Bowen man shot by police pleads guilty to lesser charge

The incident occurred on October 9 last year.

Man emails video of naked girlfriend after break-up

Premium Content Man emails video of naked girlfriend after break-up

The humiliating video was not labelled ‘revenge porn’ but more a ‘misguided’...

Drink-driver crashes into power pole and leaves scene

Premium Content Drink-driver crashes into power pole and leaves scene

The 28 year old had been glancing at his mobile phone moments before he slammed...

Driver linked to Nilly’s death handed maximum penalty

Premium Content Driver linked to Nilly’s death handed maximum penalty

Woman said she ‘saw someone lying in the middle of the road’ and she ‘didn’t have...

Man ‘cable tied’ in alleged DV attack on partner

Premium Content Man ‘cable tied’ in alleged DV attack on partner

A police statement referred to ‘strangulation and a fixation with knives’.

Man facing court for drugs declares ‘discrimination’

Premium Content Man facing court for drugs declares ‘discrimination’

After pleading guilty to possessing marijuana and utensils, he said it was...

'I'm glad I punched him': fallen NRL star's drunk admission

Premium Content 'I'm glad I punched him': fallen NRL star's drunk admission

BARBA: The Dally M winner has a nervous wait in custody.

Car theft, bongs hidden in bras and a $5 note

Premium Content Car theft, bongs hidden in bras and a $5 note

QUIRKY CASES: A mother of four in a stolen car, women hiding drugs items and two...

Alleged Cedar Creek firebug case back in court

Premium Content Alleged Cedar Creek firebug case back in court

He is facing four charges including setting fire to crops and malicious act with...

How my son roped me into a $20M pot crop at Calen

Premium Content How my son roped me into a $20M pot crop at Calen

Grandfather, 72: ‘I didn’t really want to get involved’.

$20m Calen drug crop case faces another delay

Premium Content $20m Calen drug crop case faces another delay

Police uncovered about 8000 marijuana plants at the site, north of Mackay, in May...

Glamorous beauty worker now back behind bars

Premium Content Glamorous beauty worker now back behind bars

The mum of three has risked her freedom and a $10,000 court-ordered surety.

Man jailed for spitting Whitsunday cop’s face

Premium Content Man jailed for spitting Whitsunday cop’s face

The 32 year old also called the officer a ‘f***ing coward’

How your Mackay court appearance will change

Premium Content How your Mackay court appearance will change

Magistrates court proceedings will be restricted even further under new mandates

How ‘grubby’ thief used trolley to steal from charity

Premium Content How ‘grubby’ thief used trolley to steal from charity

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

‘I’ll bury you’: Driver rams house out of rage

Premium Content ‘I’ll bury you’: Driver rams house out of rage

The incident happened after two business partners got into a heated argument