Ipswich Court News

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Ciggies run burns learner

premium_icon Ciggies run burns learner

LEARNER driver Jamont Ama jumped into a car and rushed to the shops to buy cigarettes.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Dead man on Ipswich court list

premium_icon Dead man on Ipswich court list

HE was meant to appear before the court yesterday.

The 13 shocking court cases that gripped Ipswich in 2018

premium_icon The 13 shocking court cases that gripped Ipswich in 2018

There were no shortage of shocking matters that came before the Ipswich courts last year.

Errant driver clocks up 30th disqualified driving offence

premium_icon Errant driver clocks up 30th disqualified driving offence

HE was travelling well in excess of the 100km/h speed limit and was tailgating other vehicles when police gave chase.

Mon 14 Jan 2019

Driver unable to explain reason for crash

premium_icon Driver unable to explain reason for crash

HER vehicle crashed into an embankment, travelled 6m and stopped in the northbound lane.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

Letter left at scene of crime leads police to crim

premium_icon Letter left at scene of crime leads police to crim

A man caught by police after leaving an letter at the scene of the crime which lead them right to him, was given a suspended sentence.

Thu 10 Jan 2019

No bail in child abduction case 'fraught with danger'

premium_icon No bail in child abduction case 'fraught with danger'

The Italian national appeared in the Ipswich Magistrates Court today.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

Truckie ordered off roads for nine months

premium_icon Truckie ordered off roads for nine months

POLICE intercepted the road train in Longreach.

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Off-duty cop puts brakes on dangerous driver's wild ride

premium_icon Off-duty cop puts brakes on dangerous driver's wild ride

SEVERAL other vehicles had to swerve out of the way to avoid a collision.

Trio faces court after four stick-ups in one weekend

premium_icon Trio faces court after four stick-ups in one weekend

THREE MEN have appeared before court in relation to a string of robbery offences across Ipswich, Brisbane and Logan.

Mon 31 Dec 2018

Names of 13 Ipswich motorists caught drunk and drug driving

premium_icon Names of 13 Ipswich motorists caught drunk and drug driving

A MALE driver showed no remorse when found drunk at the wheel of his silver Nissan.

Sat 29 Dec 2018

Truckie learns that speed and driving don't mix

premium_icon Truckie learns that speed and driving don't mix

IPSWICH truck driver Jy Kelly learned the hard way that professional drivers must have no drugs in their system when behind the wheel of a big rig.

Fri 28 Dec 2018

Birthday girl caught out twice in a week

premium_icon Birthday girl caught out twice in a week

IT was the day after celebrating her birthday when driver Stephanie Murray tested positive to driving with drugs in her system.

Thu 27 Dec 2018

'Vigilante' dad beats daughter's friend with bat

premium_icon 'Vigilante' dad beats daughter's friend with bat

WIELDING a baseball bat, an angry dad made a young man sit on a chair before beating him.

Wed 26 Dec 2018

Scooter ride turns sour for drunk tradie

premium_icon Scooter ride turns sour for drunk tradie

A FUN motorised scooter ride on the Gold Coast soured for a young Ipswich tradie when he got busted for drink driving. And for driving when unlicensed.

Tue 25 Dec 2018

Brother blamed twin for his drink driving

premium_icon Brother blamed twin for his drink driving

A man mourning the passing of his dad was caught drink driving before dawn.

Crash driver on track to jail

premium_icon Crash driver on track to jail

DISQUALIFIED driver Shaun Withers was too busy looking over his shoulder at a police car when he ran off the road and crashed through a fence.

Mon 24 Dec 2018

Off-duty cop catches thief with trolley-load of groceries

premium_icon Off-duty cop catches thief with trolley-load of groceries

A THIEF who wheeled a trolley loaded with $1200 of groceries impressed an Ipswich Magistrate with the amount of valuable goods he squeezed in.

Diners scatter, flee in food court brawl

premium_icon Diners scatter, flee in food court brawl

PANICKED children, parents and diners scattered in fear when a brawl erupted at an Ipswich food hall.

Sat 22 Dec 2018

'Friend' gave stolen Triumph bike to rider

premium_icon 'Friend' gave stolen Triumph bike to rider

BUSTED astride a stolen Triumph motorcycle, the rider told police he "got it off a friend”.

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