mackay crime

Ringleader avoids jail time over deadly home invasion

premium_icon Ringleader avoids jail time over deadly home invasion

‘She’s managed to walk free … while my son is in the ground.’

Couple haunted by brutal death five years on

premium_icon Couple haunted by brutal death five years on

“It’s a never-ending battle (filled with) pretty raw emotions."

Hero dog leaps out second-storey window to stop thieves

premium_icon Hero dog leaps out second-storey window to stop thieves

Brave best friend surprises intruders breaking into vehicle

‘Show me your tits’: Sailor allegedly pesters tourist

premium_icon ‘Show me your tits’: Sailor allegedly pesters tourist

“He showed signs of being obsessed with seeing her breasts.”

'Drunk and high' man caused $1.5m Mackay hotel trashing

premium_icon 'Drunk and high' man caused $1.5m Mackay hotel trashing

This is how a dad racked up a $1.5m NYE damage bill

Jury given coronavirus warning in child sex offence case

premium_icon Jury given coronavirus warning in child sex offence case

A judge has warned a jury about taking part while sick

Sarina taxi driver critical after alleged assault

premium_icon Sarina taxi driver critical after alleged assault

The man’s vehicle was found crashed into a power pole on Brewers Rd

Woman charged over hit and run that killed teen

premium_icon Woman charged over hit and run that killed teen

Woman who allegedly drove the car that fatally struck teen charged

Woman takes car to police after fatal hit and run

premium_icon Woman takes car to police after fatal hit and run

Teen dies after struck by car in early morning incident

‘He’s my son’: mum talks about terrifying attack

premium_icon ‘He’s my son’: mum talks about terrifying attack

Glenella mother watched as her son was jailed

Son accused of pouring fuel on mum, chasing with blow torch

premium_icon Son accused of pouring fuel on mum, chasing with blow torch

Mother recounts in court about her son's alleged behaviour.

Squatter dope farmers targetting cane paddocks

premium_icon Squatter dope farmers targetting cane paddocks

83-year-old farmer has a problem with a weed of a different kind

Driver speaks after daylight taxi attack

premium_icon Driver speaks after daylight taxi attack

’I am not just a taxi driver, I am a human being’: Police are investigating after a...

Mackay man arrested over overseas child exploitation charge

premium_icon Mackay man arrested over overseas child exploitation charge

His alleged victim was a 12-year-old boy in the Philippines.

Fake detective sets man on fire in his living room

premium_icon Fake detective sets man on fire in his living room

A stranger tossed petrol onto a man’s bare chest and set him on fire

Appeal date set for convicted child rapist

premium_icon Appeal date set for convicted child rapist

The family of the victim want the ‘monster’s’ citizenship stripped.

Father chokes bus driver in road rage outburst

premium_icon Father chokes bus driver in road rage outburst

The assault was sparked after the man’s wife was forced off highway

Woman tormented over boyfriend’s ‘horrible’ death

premium_icon Woman tormented over boyfriend’s ‘horrible’ death

New details emerge about night a dad bled to death in home invasion.

Convicted child rapist set to walk free from jail

premium_icon Convicted child rapist set to walk free from jail

Rogelio Acosta Ruiz to be released from jail

Disgruntled worker’s ‘malicious’ rampage against boss

premium_icon Disgruntled worker’s ‘malicious’ rampage against boss

He had a cocktail of drugs when he drove with open gas canisters

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