Robbery

Man hit with block of wood in botched robbery

Qld police

Anne-Louise Brown A man was hit over the head with a block of wood before a man tried to steal his wallet on the Gold Coast.

Pair attacked in Auchenflower robbery

Kristian Silva Men armed with metal bars robbed two people in Auchenflower on Tuesday night, with one of the victims punched in the face.

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.

'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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

'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.

Larna Watmough avoids jail for senior bus abuse

Two girls are caught on film attacking a half-blind man on a Gold Coast bus.

Ed Jackson A Gold Coast woman who abused and assaulted an elderly man on a bus has narrowly avoided jail but been slammed as "deplorable" by a magistrate and heckled outside court.

Everton Park Hotel robbed by axe-wielding man

Kristian Silva A man armed with an axe has robbed the Everton Park Hotel overnight.

Cash rewards fail to excite Queensland crime callers

Queensland police.

Stephen Johnson Queensland's Crime Stoppers has paid out just $1150 in bounty despite being allocated $5 million from taxpayers in reward funding almost a year ago.

Man robs shop armed with pick

Qld police

Natalie Bochenski A man who allegedly used a large pick to rob a bottle shop on Brisbane’s northside will face court on Monday.

Teens allegedly steal cars, rob shop in Brisbane

Qld police

Anne-Louise Brown After allegedly stealing two cars, robbing a shop armed with a sledgehammer, and being chased by a police helicopter and the dog squad, four teenagers were eventually caught in Tarragindi.

Stradbroke Island arson 'cowardly'

Stephen Jeffery Violent Post Office robbery and arson two years ago "cunning and cowardly": court.