October 2020

Published a story 14th Oct 2020 3:06 PM

A NSW man who crossed the Qld border without quarantining and spat on a police officer  won’t spend any of his nine-month jail term behind bars.

‘You’ve reached an age to behave’

A NSW man who crossed the Qld border without quarantining and spat on a police officer won’t spend any of his nine-month jail term behind bars.

September 2020

Published a story 22nd Sep 2020 2:29 PM

A man's moment of “senseless” rage saw him kill his elderly father, all over a dispute about watering the garden, has been handed a five-year jail term.

Man killed dad over water

A man's moment of “senseless” rage saw him kill his elderly father, all over a dispute about watering the garden, has been handed a five-year jail term.

Published a story 16th Sep 2020 11:57 AM

A serial fraudster has been jailed for swindling more than $47,000 from Gumtree sellers, all while serving a suspended sentence for a string of scams.

Fake doctor’s Gumtree scams

A serial fraudster has been jailed for swindling more than $47,000 from Gumtree sellers, all while serving a suspended sentence for a string of scams.

Published a story 15th Sep 2020 4:05 PM

A father hid his phone in the family bathroom while his 11-year-old daughter took a shower to “check on her development”, a court has been told.

Dad hides phone to film showering child

A father hid his phone in the family bathroom while his 11-year-old daughter took a shower to “check on her development”, a court has been told.

Published a story 9th Sep 2020 3:16 PM

Another $50 will be taken off the electricity bills of Queenslanders under a new household relief package, the State Government has announced.

Why your power bill will be cut

Another $50 will be taken off the electricity bills of Queenslanders under a new household relief package, the State Government has announced.

Published a story 8th Sep 2020 8:00 AM

Three children, all under the age of 10, were subjected to months of “excruciating” violence at the hands of their own mother and her partner, a court has heard. <strong>WARNING: GRAPHIC</strong>

Young kids 'tortured by mum' over seven excruciating months

Three children, all under the age of 10, were subjected to months of “excruciating” violence at the hands of their own mother and her partner, a court has heard. WARNING: GRAPHIC

Published a story 7th Sep 2020 8:03 PM

Three children were subjected to seven months of “excruciating” violence at the hands of their own mother and her partner. WARNING: GRAPHIC DETAILS

Mum’s excruciating torture of her kids

Three children were subjected to seven months of “excruciating” violence at the hands of their own mother and her partner. WARNING: GRAPHIC DETAILS

Published a story 2nd Sep 2020 7:04 PM

An asylum seeker on Nauru who set himself on fire had asked for psychological help before self-immolating, a court was told.

Tragic refugee’s final plea for help

An asylum seeker on Nauru who set himself on fire had asked for psychological help before self-immolating, a court was told.

August 2020

Published a story 26th Aug 2020 3:07 PM

A mother who blew nearly four times the legal limit broke down in tears while describing the tragic events that led to her drunken crash.

Woman’s tragic tale behind drink driving charge

A mother who blew nearly four times the legal limit broke down in tears while describing the tragic events that led to her drunken crash.

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