May 2015

Published a story 29th May 2015 2:34 PM

THE conclusion of a three-month traffic blitz across Ipswich came just in time for another important day on the traffic police’s calendar.

Phone and grog blitz nets 150

THE conclusion of a three-month traffic blitz across Ipswich came just in time for another important day on the traffic police’s calendar.

Published a story 29th May 2015 2:29 PM

THE latest Salvation Army report on the struggles faced by our battlers highlights the importance of giving generously to the Red Shield Appeal this weekend.

Salvos say Ipswich battlers are doing it tougher than ever

THE latest Salvation Army report on the struggles faced by our battlers highlights the importance of giving generously to the Red Shield Appeal this weekend.

Published a story 29th May 2015 11:44 AM

A FIRE started in a wall cavity at Ipswich Basketball Stadium this morning.

Firefighters called to basketball stadium

A FIRE started in a wall cavity at Ipswich Basketball Stadium this morning.

Published a story 29th May 2015 8:53 AM

IPSWICH motorists should expect to see police out in force today as part of Fatality Free Friday.

Police out in force for Fatality Free Friday

IPSWICH motorists should expect to see police out in force today as part of Fatality Free Friday.

Published a story 28th May 2015 1:06 PM

THE two carbon fibre drones introduced to the Queensland police tool kit recently have already been used in a vital Ipswich investigation.

Bird's eye view helps solve major crimes

THE two carbon fibre drones introduced to the Queensland police tool kit recently have already been used in a vital Ipswich investigation.

Published a story 27th May 2015 7:13 PM

ONE of three young men involved in stealing more than $200 worth of aerosol paints has faced court.

Paint theft results in heavy fine for lookout

ONE of three young men involved in stealing more than $200 worth of aerosol paints has faced court.

Published a story 27th May 2015 8:44 AM

A MAN was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a crash north-west of Ipswich on Wednesday.

Driver airlifted after Coominya smash

A MAN was airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in a crash north-west of Ipswich on Wednesday.

Published a story 26th May 2015 5:00 PM

A 42-YEAR-OLD man is being treated for injuries following a crash at a busy Karana Downs intersection.

Man injured in crash at Karana Downs

A 42-YEAR-OLD man is being treated for injuries following a crash at a busy Karana Downs intersection.

Published a story 26th May 2015 4:01 PM

A MAN has been charged with careless driving after crashing through a fence at Sadliers Crossing.

Fish-tailing hoon crashes through fence and into front yard

A MAN has been charged with careless driving after crashing through a fence at Sadliers Crossing.

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Andrew was born and bred in Ipswich and has been at the QT since 2007. After starting out on the country rounds, he moved onto court reporting and then police and emergency services, which he has now been covering for the last three years. When he is not working on police rounds Andrew is busy sifting through the garbage of famous people, in search of ideas for his weekly column, the Naughty Korner. As there are very few famous people in Ipswich, Andrew is often forced to write his column about boring people, like politicians.