August 2019

Published a story 23rd Aug 2019 8:24 AM

A GLADSTONE man was lying in the middle of the road when police found him following reports of a single vehicle car crash at Tannum Sands, a court was told.

Drink driver lay in middle of road after motorbike crash

A GLADSTONE man was lying in the middle of the road when police found him following reports of a single vehicle car crash at Tannum Sands, a court was told.

Published a story 23rd Aug 2019 8:18 AM

Here is a list of everyone who has been listed to appear in court today, August 23.

IN COURT: 16 people listed to appear in Gladstone today

Here is a list of everyone who has been listed to appear in court today, August 23.

Published a story 21st Aug 2019 1:33 PM

A GLADSTONE mum used discarded receipts she found in a carpark in an elaborate fraud scheme to steal money from Kmart, a court has been told.

How mum scammed Kmart using real receipts

A GLADSTONE mum used discarded receipts she found in a carpark in an elaborate fraud scheme to steal money from Kmart, a court has been told.

Published a story 21st Aug 2019 7:43 AM

EACH day, a number of people appear in Gladstone court on a range of different charges and matters.

IN COURT: 14 people set to appear in Gladstone today

EACH day, a number of people appear in Gladstone court on a range of different charges and matters.

Published a story 21st Aug 2019 7:09 AM

A MAN who ran around Gladstone CBD stark naked with his hands in the air has been court-ordered to be on good behaviour for the next three months.

Man blacks out after cocktail, gets naked at CBD

A MAN who ran around Gladstone CBD stark naked with his hands in the air has been court-ordered to be on good behaviour for the next three months.

Published a story 20th Aug 2019 2:26 PM

A GLADSTONE woman who told police she hid her bong from her children after police found it in a search warrant has been ordered to complete probation.

'Get off it': Mum hid bong from children but not police

A GLADSTONE woman who told police she hid her bong from her children after police found it in a search warrant has been ordered to complete probation.

Published a story 19th Aug 2019 8:20 AM

EACH day, a number of people appear in Gladstone court on a range of different charges and matters.

IN COURT: 77 people set to appear in Gladstone today

EACH day, a number of people appear in Gladstone court on a range of different charges and matters.

Published a story 18th Aug 2019 2:02 PM

UBER delivers people, food and goods, but it does not deliver drugs, a magistrate noted in Gladstone Magistrates Court on Friday.

Magistrate jokes drug dealers don't deliver like Uber Eats

UBER delivers people, food and goods, but it does not deliver drugs, a magistrate noted in Gladstone Magistrates Court on Friday.

Published a story 18th Aug 2019 12:40 PM

A GLADSTONE man has been sentenced to jail for two years after a drug-fuelled crime spree which ended with the sinking of his car in the Boyne River.

Drug addict accidentally dumps car in Boyne River

A GLADSTONE man has been sentenced to jail for two years after a drug-fuelled crime spree which ended with the sinking of his car in the Boyne River.

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Sarah began writing in 2014 and for The Observer in 2015. She left the region in 2017 for a reporting stint at the Sunshine Coast and returned to her hometown one year later. From day one she has had a keen interest in police, court and crime reporting.