October 2019

Published a story 24th Oct 2019 12:49 PM

From a corner store to a mining company, no Coast business is safe from the fraud that’s kept a local accountant digging for justice.

Fraud-hunting expert reveals who could steal your cash

From a corner store to a mining company, no Coast business is safe from the fraud that’s kept a local accountant digging for justice.

Published a story 24th Oct 2019 6:42 AM

Few Sunshine Coast lawyers can say they learned from the best, but Gabe Hutchinson is the exception who is taking on his own firm.

Legend lawyer’s young prodigy branches into own firm

Few Sunshine Coast lawyers can say they learned from the best, but Gabe Hutchinson is the exception who is taking on his own firm.

Published a story 22nd Oct 2019 2:01 PM

Spending weeks in hospital after a crash he helped cause was enough punishment for a Currimundi man, a magistrate said.

Speeding, drug-using rider let off after bike crash

Spending weeks in hospital after a crash he helped cause was enough punishment for a Currimundi man, a magistrate said.

Published a story 22nd Oct 2019 12:55 PM

A Sunshine Coast jockey has risked the future of his career again less than a month after facing court on other drug charges.

Jockey’s die hard drug habits risk racing career

A Sunshine Coast jockey has risked the future of his career again less than a month after facing court on other drug charges.

Published a story 21st Oct 2019 3:48 PM

A supermarket worker who admitted to smoking weed almost daily was surprised when he tested positive 20 hours after.

Daily weed smoker shocked at drug driving result

A supermarket worker who admitted to smoking weed almost daily was surprised when he tested positive 20 hours after.

Published a story 21st Oct 2019 3:42 PM

A hostel tenant who made ‘disturbing’ threats to turn scissors on another person has been fined more than $1000.

Scissor-wielding man threatens tenant in hostel horror

A hostel tenant who made ‘disturbing’ threats to turn scissors on another person has been fined more than $1000.

Published a story 21st Oct 2019 2:01 PM

Kyle Dean Collihole, 25, still had his keys to the Yandina civil engineering business when he unlocked the gate and trespassed.

Sacked tradie targets ex-employer in blatant theft

Kyle Dean Collihole, 25, still had his keys to the Yandina civil engineering business when he unlocked the gate and trespassed.

Published a story 20th Oct 2019 2:28 PM

Maris Fleming Spencer, 61, is alleged to have stolen $137,000 from her brother’s Sunshine Coast business while she worked in the office.

Family feud: Brother accuses sister of $137K theft

Maris Fleming Spencer, 61, is alleged to have stolen $137,000 from her brother’s Sunshine Coast business while she worked in the office.

Published a story 18th Oct 2019 5:27 PM

A routine traffic stop turned into a wild police chase that ended with a man sopping wet in a dam.

Hulk cop sinks crook after dramatic chase

A routine traffic stop turned into a wild police chase that ended with a man sopping wet in a dam.

Published a story 18th Oct 2019 4:08 PM

A fraudster who tried to fool a supermarket employee with a fake bank note claimed it wasn’t his when police caught up with him.

Fraudster’s failed attempt to fool staff with fake cash

A fraudster who tried to fool a supermarket employee with a fake bank note claimed it wasn’t his when police caught up with him.

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