northern rivers crime

‘Erratic’ drink-driver blew nearly five times legal limit

Premium Content ‘Erratic’ drink-driver blew nearly five times legal limit

Police faced two cases of extreme drink-driving overnight.

Police seize ketamine stash after routine traffic stop

Premium Content Police seize ketamine stash after routine traffic stop

Officers are preparing to charge a man after the alleged find

Man passed own breathalyser test, convicted of drink driving

Premium Content Man passed own breathalyser test, convicted of drink driving

The Suffolk Park man faced Ballina Local Court for drink driving offences.

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...

Police Association welcomes court's not guilty ruling

Premium Content Police Association welcomes court's not guilty ruling

Union said “flawed prosecution” should bring watchdog into question

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

Have you seen Michelle? Police call for community to help

Have you seen Michelle? Police call for community to help

The whereabouts of Pottsville woman, Michelle Richards, is still unknown and police...

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...

Suitcase of cocaine allegedly found at Bangalow property

Premium Content Suitcase of cocaine allegedly found at Bangalow property

A man facing 14 serious charges has applied for bail to attend rehab

One man’s 16-year quest to uncover truth of Simone's murder

Premium Content One man’s 16-year quest to uncover truth of Simone's murder

German journalist talks about the Strobel family, and their anguish

Medicinal cannabis bungle lands 62-year-old in court

Premium Content Medicinal cannabis bungle lands 62-year-old in court

He had a prescription, but went to a Nimbin street dealer instead

Why charges were dropped against man accused of poisoning

Premium Content Why charges were dropped against man accused of poisoning

Police alleged he made a man drink disinfectant at knifepoint

Road spikes stop car spotted reaching 165km/h on highway

Premium Content Road spikes stop car spotted reaching 165km/h on highway

Police began a pursuit after the allegedly stolen car was spotted

Cop injured during arrest over suspected theft

Premium Content Cop injured during arrest over suspected theft

The woman allegedly became aggressive when police tried to arrest her at...

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