Rockhampton Court News

Tue 21 May 2019

Teen breached suspended sentence three times while on parole

premium_icon Teen breached suspended sentence three times while on parole

Magistrate: 'Strangely you are still in the community despite repeat offending'

Sat 18 May 2019

Armed robber's child porn stash after prison assault

premium_icon Armed robber's child porn stash after prison assault

He should his ex some photos... and then police came

Accused drug trafficker wants to have a beer

premium_icon Accused drug trafficker wants to have a beer

Accused drug trafficker made application to have bail conditions changed so he could have a beer

Fri 17 May 2019

Investigator tells jurors of finding dead pup in fire damage

premium_icon Investigator tells jurors of finding dead pup in fire damage

'There was no reason for a fire to be in that room at that time.'

Crim dad urges teenage son to offend and join him in prison

premium_icon Crim dad urges teenage son to offend and join him in prison

'YOU are almost an adult. Keep offending, son, and come home (prison)'

Thu 16 May 2019

Identity revealed of accused in pub robbery, home invasion

premium_icon Identity revealed of accused in pub robbery, home invasion

Man accused of Allenstown Hotel robbery and a home invasion has been revealed in court

Trial date set for former Neerkol worker's abuse allegations

premium_icon Trial date set for former Neerkol worker's abuse allegations

FORMER Neerkol worker will stand trial later this year in relation to "very historical” child abuse allegations.

Accused arsonist had 'vast knowledge' how to make fire bombs

premium_icon Accused arsonist had 'vast knowledge' how to make fire bombs

Jury hears recording of police interview with accused arsonist where she tells them how to make molotov cocktails

Wed 15 May 2019

Hero's actions revealed during arson trial

premium_icon Hero's actions revealed during arson trial

Neighbour's heroic actions saving 'Pop' heard in court as grand daughter defends arson charge and claims former boyfriend lit fire

Tue 14 May 2019

Accused attempted abductor was on bail for other charges

premium_icon Accused attempted abductor was on bail for other charges

The young man accused of attempting to abduct a stranger outside a Rockhampton pub named

Sat 11 May 2019

New BMW driver's surprise 'junkie' news for parents

premium_icon New BMW driver's surprise 'junkie' news for parents

HE WAS driving a new black BMW with a half ball of methamphetamines in his back pocket when 'out of town' police intercepted him during a drug operation.

Fri 10 May 2019

Father jailed over baby's 31 days of hell before death

premium_icon Father jailed over baby's 31 days of hell before death

FOR 31 days, a Rockhampton newborn suffered severe pain after being intentionally and accidentally injured by people who were suppose to be caring for him.

Wed 8 May 2019

Child protection cop's fall from grace over steroid supply

premium_icon Child protection cop's fall from grace over steroid supply

A FORMER police officer's fall from grace has been linked to the obsessive gym and body building culture.

Sat 4 May 2019

Cause of death report months away in murder investigation

premium_icon Cause of death report months away in murder investigation

INVESTIGATIONS into the cause of death of a Yeppoon man where another has been accused of his murder has been delayed

Fri 3 May 2019

NAME AND SHAME: Drug driver caught with kids in car

premium_icon NAME AND SHAME: Drug driver caught with kids in car

A Rockhampton mother has been sentenced after being caught drug driving twice in three months, including once when she had her three young children in the car.

Dad turned to booze after baby death, then breached DV order

premium_icon Dad turned to booze after baby death, then breached DV order

A MAN who lost an infant, became an alcoholic, whose marriage broke down and business collapsed, has been slapped with $850 in fines.

Three day hearing for animal charges over racehorses

premium_icon Three day hearing for animal charges over racehorses

TWO men charged with animal cruelty to racehorses last year have a three-day hearing set down later this year.

Thu 2 May 2019

Drunken plasterer's lewd comments lands him in hot water

premium_icon Drunken plasterer's lewd comments lands him in hot water

He had been drinking since 9am on the day when he started making lewd comments towards female bar staff

Wed 1 May 2019

Teen who graffitied wall near Kmart gets lectured

premium_icon Teen who graffitied wall near Kmart gets lectured

'This is the behaviour of a child going to school,' Magistrate said.

Tue 30 Apr 2019

Smashed car windows after mates in blue over debt

premium_icon Smashed car windows after mates in blue over debt

HIS mate of 10 years smashed his windscreen after being told to leave, so this defendant took a metal bar to his mate's driver's window and assaulted him.

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