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Wolvi 'shaken' by Kirra-Lea McLoughlin death

Kristian Silva Police expected to interview victim's partner.

Soldier turned drug runner given mercy

A former Australian soldier who became a drug courier has been granted an early release from prison because he had post-traumatic stress disorder.

Police investigate 'suspicious death' of Wolvi mother Kirra-Lea McLoughlin

Wolvi mother Kirra-Lea McLoughlin.

Kristian Silva A mother-of-four who died from head injuries after an assault lay injured for more than half a day until paramedics were called.

Men injured in 'tyre explosion' at Sunshine Coast factory

A school bus burns in the northbound lane of the Bruce Highway near Sippy Downs, north of Brisbane.

Kristian Silva Two seriously injured in tyre explosion, while students injured in bus blaze.

Arsonists set fire to Kuraby townhouse complex three times in week

Qld police

Kristian Silva The developers of a townhouse complex south of Brisbane say they have “no idea” why arsonists have struck the property three times in a week.

Weapons, drugs seized from Rebel's Gold Coast home

Kristian Silva Police have seized drugs, guns and a large haul of ammunition from the home of a Rebels Motorcycle Club member on the Gold Coast.

Tradie may shed light on torso 'murder'

Qld police

Queensland police hope a tradesperson or cleaner can shed light on the case of a man allegedly murdered and decapitated by his partner.

Disney fairy tales turn to abuse nightmares

Artist Saint Hoax has created a Disney Princess-inspired campaign titled

Kim Stephens QUT criminologist says Disney princesses have a lot to answer for when it comes to domestic abuse.

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How a killer's facade cracked

Police photographs of marks on Gerard Baden-Clay's face and body.

Marissa Calligeros Queensland salesman Gerard Baden-Clay appeared to have the perfect life, until it all unravelled.

Police investigate death of Wolvi woman

Kristian Silva Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a 27-year-old woman, who died in hospital after an alleged assault on July 17.

Man shot on Ipswich street

Qld police

Kristian Silva Victim not cooperating with police after being shot in the street.

Police officers punched, shoved into fence

Kristian Silva A police officer was allegedly punched in the head and another shoved into a fence, by a man north of Brisbane on Sunday.

Ipswich man fined for falsely telling police he was Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs

Chris Owen A British man who told Queensland police he was football legend Ryan Giggs and he was going to embarrass them on TV for illegally arresting him has apologised to a court, saying he was "appalled" by...

Gerard Baden-Clay, consummate salesman, narcissist and killer

Convicted wife killer Gerard Baden-Clay.

Marissa Calligeros Gerard Baden-Clay was the consummate salesman.

Wannabe Hamburglar holds up McDonald's restaurant

Kristian Silva Customers at a fast food chain in Milton were left terrified after the store was allegedly robbed by a man who claimed to have a gun.

Breakthrough in Gympie burnt torso case

Detectives probing the baffling discovery of a man's charred torso on a Queensland roadside have made a breakthrough.

Former QBuild employee faces fraud charges

Kristian Silva A former Queensland government employee has been accused of spending $291,000 of public money to renovate his own house.

2014 Ekka goes a little bit country, a little bit urban pop

Fire eater Brendan Mon Tanner brought colour and light to the launch of the 2014 Ekka.

Natalie Bochenski Country music star Troy Cassar-Daly and former The Voice contestant Prinnie Stevens will headline this year's $2 million free entertainment program at the Ekka.

Woman charged with murder after burnt torso investigation

Qld police

Kristian Silva A woman has been charged with murder by police investigating the discovery of a burnt human torso near Gympie last year.

Queensland fire 'may threaten homes'

Firefighters work to control large bushfire southwest of Gold Coast.