Robbery

Gold Coast robbery victim bites attacker's finger

Qld police

Kristian Silva Two men break into home and bash victim during Gold Coast robbery.

Trio arrested over Spring Hill hotel robbery

Kristian Silva Spring Hill robbery suspects linked to series of armed hotel hold-ups around Brisbane.

Teens arrested over robbery, assault

Qld police

Amy Remeikis Punched and assaulted for her handbag, a 43-year-old woman is recovering after an alleged attack by five teenage girls.

Man cut with knife in robbery

Warren Barnsley Two knife-wielding men cut a man's face while robbing a bus depot near Cairns, say police.

'Bum crack bandit' jailed for robbery

A Queensland woman has been jailed over a robbery and shooting after her backside and a distinctive tattoo above it were captured on CCTV.

Female, 17, charged over Gold Coast robbery

Kristian Silva A 17-year-old woman will face court over a knife-point robbery of a Gold Coast convenience store on Monday.

Police dog bites woman hiding in grassland after alleged Logan robbery

Kristian Silva An alleged armed robber needed medical treatment on Sunday morning after she was bitten by a police dog while hiding in thick grassland.

Girl, 16, stabbed in armed robbery

Marissa Calligeros An argument over money allegedly led to the stabbing of a 16-year-old girl in Ipswich overnight.

'AK47' robbery: Trio arrested over crime spree

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Marissa Calligeros A 17-year-old boy is among three alleged thieves arrested over an armed hold-up at a Brisbane hotel where staff and patrons were held at gunpoint on Wednesday night.

Police searching for robbery suspect

Dan Nancarrow Gold Coast police are investigating whether two armed hold-ups in Labrador this afternoon were performed by the same person.

Shooting could spawn armed robbery squad

Damian Leeding.

Marissa Calligeros Police will consider forming a specialised armed robbery squad on the Gold Coast after an officer was shot during a hold-up at a pub overnight.

Taxi driver assaulted in Gold Coast robbery

A taxi driver has been assaulted and his vehicle stolen in a robbery on the Gold Coast.

Gold Coast detective Damian Leeding's killer's appeal hits a hurdle

Slain policeman Damian Leeding.

Gold Coast detective Damian Leeding's convicted killer wants to appeal against his conviction and sentence for gunning down the police officer three years ago.

One Qld prisoner charged, two at large

Qld police

An escaped prisoner has been charged with burglary and car theft offences after being captured and arrested in far north Queensland.

Gold Coast sex store robbed at knifepoint

Qld police

Kristian Silva A masked man robbed a Gold Coast sex shop on Monday evening before fleeing with cash, police say.

Premier Campbell Newman bewildered by prison escape

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Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman finds it a "little strange'' that three inmates chose to escape from a far north Queensland prison farm

Queensland prison escapees steal cars while on the run

Two escapees from a far north Queensland prison farm have stolen two cars since they've been on the run.

Queensland prisoners caught after days on the run

Qld police

Two escapees from a far north Queensland prison farm have been found after four days on the run.

Police dog squad, helicopter chase alleged robber

Kristian Silva The police helicopter and dog squad was called in to track down an alleged teenage robber after a home invasion south of Brisbane on Thursday night.

Two prisoners still on run in far north Queensland

Police

Two of three prisoners who escaped from a low security prison are still at large in far north Queensland.