Warwick Crime News

Sat 6 Apr 2019

Ute dumped at The Rockies for insurance payout

premium_icon Ute dumped at The Rockies for insurance payout

PEER pressure has been blamed for a man's 'foolish' decision to get rid of his ute and upgrade to a flashier model.

Thu 4 Apr 2019

Pricey fine not the best birthday gift

premium_icon Pricey fine not the best birthday gift

HE FRONTED court on his 22nd birthday but there was no cake in sight. He instead ended up hundreds of dollars out of pocket.

Teen's last warning after driving unlicensed twice in 8 days

premium_icon Teen's last warning after driving unlicensed twice in 8 days

WARWICK man's poor behaviour on probation draws magistrate's wrath.

Five-year driving ban but no jail time for serial offender

premium_icon Five-year driving ban but no jail time for serial offender

THE magistrate told the Warwick father his repeated offending could be considered contempt for the court.

Wed 3 Apr 2019

Warwick man busted with ice stashed in wallet

premium_icon Warwick man busted with ice stashed in wallet

THE 'insidious' drug was bought on our streets before being uncovered in a police vehicle search.

OWNER'S OFFER: Arson victim invites fire bug to meet workers

premium_icon OWNER'S OFFER: Arson victim invites fire bug to meet workers

AFTER one of his work utes was torched, a Warwick business owner says he's not interested in retribution. He's got something else in mind.

Mon 1 Apr 2019

Woman, 67, drove while almost six times limit, police say

premium_icon Woman, 67, drove while almost six times limit, police say

POLICE were phoned after she was 'behaving strangely' beside the New England Highway.

Sat 30 Mar 2019

Driver says it was a silly mistake, magistrate not buying it

premium_icon Driver says it was a silly mistake, magistrate not buying it

'IS THAT what you told the two separate courts in 2017?' Warwick driver called out for making the same mistake for the third time in a couple of years.

Drunken actions come back to hurt glass thief's hip pocket

premium_icon Drunken actions come back to hurt glass thief's hip pocket

WITH his fine he could have bought heaps of glassware and the one he swiped didn't last long after he smashed it in front of cops.

Wed 27 Mar 2019

Cop van ram case put off to April

premium_icon Cop van ram case put off to April

WARWICK man accused of reversing into a police van has had his matter mentioned in court.

Drunk big rig brake tamperer sentenced in court

premium_icon Drunk big rig brake tamperer sentenced in court

'FOOLISH' drunk man put others in danger and left a truckie stranded when he disengaged the brakes on a B-double on the Cunningham Highway.

Man faces 30 counts of supplying drugs to minor

premium_icon Man faces 30 counts of supplying drugs to minor

HE HAS been charged with 51 offences in total including rape and indecent treatment of a child.

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Family traumatised after being robbed while asleep

premium_icon Family traumatised after being robbed while asleep

WHEN a thief broke into Josephine Thompson-Morrison's house they stole more the just her car and her son's PlayStation. They also stole her sense of security.

Thu 21 Mar 2019

37 days in custody deemed enough for Warwick man

premium_icon 37 days in custody deemed enough for Warwick man

HE PLEADED guilty to multiple drugs, traffic and stealing charges in court.

Wed 20 Mar 2019

Warwick man poses as woman online to 'get back' at ex

premium_icon Warwick man poses as woman online to 'get back' at ex

MAGISTRATE labels 40yo's behaviour 'appalling' and 'despicable' after he created a fake Facebook profile.

Can you help find this car stolen from Allora overnight?

Can you help find this car stolen from Allora overnight?

THE offender broke into an Allora home while the occupants were asleep and stole a PlayStation and a car.

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Ball bearings shot from cars in 'life-endangering' vandalism

Ball bearings shot from cars in 'life-endangering' vandalism

POLICE condemn 'fools' firing a slingshot in 'idiotic' acts of wilful damage in Warwick.

Warwick man, 33, charged after crashing into trees

premium_icon Warwick man, 33, charged after crashing into trees

HE WAS wanted by police for weeks and is now facing 23 charges.

Serial thief avoids jail after stealing bacon, pork roast

premium_icon Serial thief avoids jail after stealing bacon, pork roast

SERIOUS heart problem brought on by long-term drug use keeps a former Warwick woman from a stint behind bars.

Thu 14 Mar 2019

Warwick man with 189g weed says he was doing mates a favour

premium_icon Warwick man with 189g weed says he was doing mates a favour

MAGISTRATE says he was instead contributing to the proliferation of the 'insidious drug' in the community.

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