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Woman barred from entering Byron Shire village for a year

Premium Content Woman barred from entering Byron Shire village for a year

She wielded two knives in the street, frightening the pub manager

‘Undesirable’ friends led police straight to man’s door

Premium Content ‘Undesirable’ friends led police straight to man’s door

Officers found cannabis plants growing in the man’s yard after a pursuit of two...

Man threatens to kill brother for forgetting to buy bananas

Premium Content Man threatens to kill brother for forgetting to buy bananas

He threatened to kill two people and wreaked havoc on their property

Court heard motorcyclist attacked over ‘intolerable’ noise

Premium Content Court heard motorcyclist attacked over ‘intolerable’ noise

Motorcyclist confronted over the volume of his bike, the court heard

Wounding charge part of ‘avalanche of trouble’, court hears

Premium Content Wounding charge part of ‘avalanche of trouble’, court hears

He has told a court he would defend an allegation of trying to inflict grievous...

Man ‘remorseful’ after smashing shop window, park fight

Premium Content Man ‘remorseful’ after smashing shop window, park fight

The court heard the 22-year-old had been experiencing issues with alcohol for a...

REVEALED: The key evidence that helped to clear cop’s name

Premium Content REVEALED: The key evidence that helped to clear cop’s name

The Magistrate found the police officer’s control of a drug-affected teen detained...

Cop 'did what was necessary' to detain naked teen

Premium Content Cop 'did what was necessary' to detain naked teen

A police officer has been found not guilty of assault

Officer tells court he didn’t ‘lose self-control’

Premium Content Officer tells court he didn’t ‘lose self-control’

The Senior Constable is fighting an assault charge.

Man facing lengthy jail term if convicted over house fire

Premium Content Man facing lengthy jail term if convicted over house fire

Police will allege he intentionally set alight a home, killing dog

‘Extremely graphic’: Child abuse material found during RBT

Premium Content ‘Extremely graphic’: Child abuse material found during RBT

He pleaded guilty to possessing sexualised photos of young girls

Man thought assault victim was dealing drugs in carpark

Premium Content Man thought assault victim was dealing drugs in carpark

The court heard the attacker felt “protective” of the Byron Bay township and was...

Cop on assault charge says baton strikes were 'necessary'

Premium Content Cop on assault charge says baton strikes were 'necessary'

The officer is giving evidence before a hearing into the incident

Cop’s Byron laneway assault hearing to continue this week

Premium Content Cop’s Byron laneway assault hearing to continue this week

The senior constable is defending a charge of common assault that arose from the...

Stabbing charges to be confirmed against Ballina brothers

Premium Content Stabbing charges to be confirmed against Ballina brothers

The pair are charged with injuring a man with shards of glass

Details to be resolved in case of 67kg cannabis truck stash

Premium Content Details to be resolved in case of 67kg cannabis truck stash

A court has heard a version of events was likely to be resolved soon

North Coast man’s wounding charges in a shambles

Premium Content North Coast man’s wounding charges in a shambles

The court heard fresh charges had been laid but the information didn’t reach all...

Man to fight charges over alleged attack with scissors

Premium Content Man to fight charges over alleged attack with scissors

The 21-year-old has been charged with injuring two people in Byron Bay.

Man to defend MDMA, ice supply charges

Premium Content Man to defend MDMA, ice supply charges

Police charged the 28-year-old following a traffic stop on the North Coast.

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