Rockhampton Court News

Sat 19 Jan 2019

7 tips for going to court for drink and drug driving charges

premium_icon 7 tips for going to court for drink and drug driving charges

This guy was a role model drink-driver defence

Fri 18 Jan 2019

Pair remanded over weekend hammer home invasion

premium_icon Pair remanded over weekend hammer home invasion

TWO of four people allegedly involved in a violent home invasion at the weekend have been remanded in custody.

Magistrate warns single mother over breaking law

premium_icon Magistrate warns single mother over breaking law

'If you chose to keep breaking the law, make sure you have other arrangements for your little one,'

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Pensioner thief had $1500 cash in bag

premium_icon Pensioner thief had $1500 cash in bag

A PENSIONER had $1500 cash in her bag when police found her with items stolen from Coles, Bunnings and Toyworld.

Couple's drugs charges after police search house

premium_icon Couple's drugs charges after police search house

Police found a marijuana plant in the garden near the back steps

Drunk supervisor urinated on parked car's roof

premium_icon Drunk supervisor urinated on parked car's roof

A SUPERVISOR jumped on a car roof and urinated on the vehicle after drinking with younger employees at a hotel.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Drunk driver walked on bridge roadway, abused motorists

premium_icon Drunk driver walked on bridge roadway, abused motorists

A DRUNK driver busted almost three times over the limit walked across a bridge on the road, forcing motorists to drive around him, while he abused them.

REVEALED: How Coombe obtained almost half a million dollars

premium_icon REVEALED: How Coombe obtained almost half a million dollars

THE former president of Central Queensland Rugby Union has been jailed for fraudulently obtaining a loan. This is how he did it.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Neighbour watched as accused arsonist lit lighter in garage

premium_icon Neighbour watched as accused arsonist lit lighter in garage

The garage, which exploded, had lots of petrol in it

Unlicensed driver's 50 days in custody for evading police

premium_icon Unlicensed driver's 50 days in custody for evading police

Instead of couple hundred dollar fine, this unlicensed is now in prison for 50 days.

Broke dad took on risk of jail term

premium_icon Broke dad took on risk of jail term

A SINGLE dad had no money when he risked being sent back to prison by stealing $30 worth of goods from Coles.

Sun 13 Jan 2019

Man convicted over fake emergency calls

premium_icon Man convicted over fake emergency calls

He rang police, saying someone was threatening to kill him and his family

Bakery hand steals $650 from employer

premium_icon Bakery hand steals $650 from employer

'Spur of the moment' decision ends badly for Joshua David Williams

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Name and shame: who was busted drug or drink driving

premium_icon Name and shame: who was busted drug or drink driving

Drunk and drug drivers sentenced in Rockhampton Magistrates Court this week

Crim told cops he likely committed crimes he couldn't recall

premium_icon Crim told cops he likely committed crimes he couldn't recall

He was busted with military medals he stole during a break and enter

Fri 11 Jan 2019

Knife-wielding man: 'I'll get the mafia on to you'

premium_icon Knife-wielding man: 'I'll get the mafia on to you'

Man threatened to kill two young men in north Rockhampton street on Thursday

Miner seeking $1.35m over conveyor maintenance accident

premium_icon Miner seeking $1.35m over conveyor maintenance accident

A FORMER Central Queensland miner is seeking $1.35 million in damages after a worksite accident.

Thu 10 Jan 2019

Unauthorised fire lit during Queensland-wide ban

premium_icon Unauthorised fire lit during Queensland-wide ban

GRACEMERE had been evacuated only two weeks earlier and the weather conditions remained treacherous, but that didn't stop one man from lighting a fire.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

Car impounded for race on Rocky Thursday night lap circuit

premium_icon Car impounded for race on Rocky Thursday night lap circuit

They got up to 122km/hr in 600m in a 70km zone

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Pre-Christmas drinks land miner in trouble

premium_icon Pre-Christmas drinks land miner in trouble

He had unknown quantity of Great Northern Beers and Jack Daniels

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