October 2018

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 2:39 PM

A Coast man accused of being an accessory to the murder of Larissa Beilby, 16, is expected to plead guilty to a number of charges including drug offences.

Murder accessory accused to plead guilty to drug charges

A Coast man accused of being an accessory to the murder of Larissa Beilby, 16, is expected to plead guilty to a number of charges including drug offences.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 1:02 PM

After a night of heavy drinking, a builder terrorised his neighbour by jumping on their roof with police needing pepper spray to subdue the man.

Builder fined after going 'crazy', terrorising neighbours

After a night of heavy drinking, a builder terrorised his neighbour by jumping on their roof with police needing pepper spray to subdue the man.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 6:21 AM

A woman is speaking out with claims a Coast hospital robbed her father of the right to die in the comfort of his own home.

Man robbed of dying wish by Coast hospital, family claim

A woman is speaking out with claims a Coast hospital robbed her father of the right to die in the comfort of his own home.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 4:02 PM

A drug driver has unsuccessfully tried to argue his positive test was due to being around people who do drugs, not because he did them himself.

'Passive' drug user fined after excuse fails to impress

A drug driver has unsuccessfully tried to argue his positive test was due to being around people who do drugs, not because he did them himself.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 3:30 PM

A man who was caught speeding by the same camera three times has claimed in court a nearby service station is to blame.

Man caught speeding three times in same spot blames servo

A man who was caught speeding by the same camera three times has claimed in court a nearby service station is to blame.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 6:30 AM

A man has faced court after breaching a suspended sentence he received for raping a woman with a beer bottle at his 19th birthday party.

Man breaches beer bottle rape sentence twice in two weeks

A man has faced court after breaching a suspended sentence he received for raping a woman with a beer bottle at his 19th birthday party.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 6:25 AM

A Jiu Jitsu champion was arrested after he got high on magic mushrooms and attacked a security guard during a night out in Maroochydore to celebrate a win.

Jiu Jitsu champ gets high on mushrooms, attacks security

A Jiu Jitsu champion was arrested after he got high on magic mushrooms and attacked a security guard during a night out in Maroochydore to celebrate a win.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 5:53 PM

A WOMAN three-months pregnant with her fifth child begged a magistrate to release her from custody so she could get medical attention.

Pregnant woman begs to be released from custody

A WOMAN three-months pregnant with her fifth child begged a magistrate to release her from custody so she could get medical attention.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 5:24 PM

Two men convicted of possessing child pornography have fronted court for failing to comply with their reporting conditions with the Child Protection Registry.

Child porn criminals front court for failing to report

Two men convicted of possessing child pornography have fronted court for failing to comply with their reporting conditions with the Child Protection Registry.

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