Tony Moore

Tony Moore

Tony Moore is a senior reporter for brisbanetimes.com.au.

Fire hydrant covered by dirt

Tony Moore Fire crews couldn’t immediately find a hydrant because it was covered with dirt near an Ipswich home that was gutted on Monday.

Gravel delayed firefighters: Paul Tully

Tony Moore An Ipswich house fire raged for almost five minutes as firefighters searched for a hydrant that was covered with gravel, according to a local councillor who witnessed the blaze on Monday.

Homeless to get hotel rooms for G20

Some of Brisbane's homeless population will have alternative accommodation during the G20 summit.

Tony Moore Brisbane homeless people sleeping rough in the area affected by this year’s G20 summit will be offered hotels rooms in the suburbs.

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CityCats and ferries commandeered to recover bodies

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Tony Moore Water police are being forced to commandeer Brisbane City Council's ferries and CityCats to collect bodies from the water under the Story Bridge because they have no boats on weekends.

Police Minister Jack Dempsey orders probe into bridge suicide victims

Tony Moore Police Minister Jack Dempsey this morning asked Police Commissioner Ian Stewart to investigate complaints of Queensland Water Police delays in recovering bodies under the Story Bridge.

Suicide bid after hospital snub

More than 600 complaints were made about mental health services in Queensland between July 1, 2009 and June 30, 2012.

Tony Moore Girl tries to kill herself after hospital staff told her to go home.

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Jarrod Bleijie rejects Tony Fitzgerald criticism

Jarrod Bleijie.

Tony Moore Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie has dismissed Tony Fitzgerald QC’s criticism of the Newman Government’s law reform process.

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Casual riders complain of harassment

Tony Moore The state opposition says the public is entitled to question the heavy-handed approach of police to recreational motorcyclists.

Families to flee G20 restricted zone

Darren Godwell, his partner Seleneah and their 15-month-old son outside their South Brisbane unit.

Tony Moore Meet one of the families living inside the restricted zone for the G20 in November 2014 and who might now apply for accommodation elsewhere in Brisbane next November.

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Police to get body armour

Victoria Police have conducted raids on club houses of bikie gangs across Melbourne. At the Fairfield HQ of the Hells Angels, one man was arrested and evidence was taken away.
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Tony Moore Police Minister Jack Dempsey approved lightweight protective body armour for Queensland police on Monday morning.

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Queensland Premier Campbell Newman's mobile phone number and address published

Mobile phone

Tony Moore and Marissa Calligeros The mobile phone numbers of Premier Campbell Newman and his wife Lisa and the family's home address were listed on a social media site on Sunday.

Queensland prisons hold record number of criminals

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Tony Moore The Queensland Government's tough on crime approach has put an extra 832 people in prison since June 2012 at a cost to taxpayers of an extra $96.72 million a year.

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Police chalk up West End confrontation

The 'I heart Bikies' graffiti at West End.

Tony Moore A man who was taken to the West End police station by five heavily-armed officers for writing in chalk, "I Love Bikies", on the footpath of the suburb's main street has labelled the reaction...

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Brisbane Airport rocked by sexual abuse allegations

Brisbane Airport

Tony Moore Police have been asked to investigate serious sexual abuse allegations at Brisbane Airport.

Belvedere building to be bulldozed after fire

The heritage-listed Belvedere building burns at South Brisbane.

Marissa Calligeros and Tony Moore The historic Belvedere home in South Brisbane has been destroyed by fire.

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Gold Coast to host swimming championships

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Tony Moore The Gold Coast will host the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in 2014 after $20 million was set aside for a new aquatic centre in Friday morning's Gold Coast City Council budget.

Mandela's legacy will remain, says Brisbane-based friend

Felix Balfour

Tony Moore South African man Felix Balfour last spoke to Nelson Mandela in 2003 when he was invited to the wedding of one of Mandela's grandchildren.

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What Brisbane can expect from the G20

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Tony Moore South Brisbane businesses along Grey Street and Little Stanley Street will be hit hardest by security at next year's G20 summit as the first firm details are released by police.

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Gold Coast bikie gangs boom after Operation Tesco bust

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Tony Moore Escalating bikie crime on the Gold Coast is linked to "gang recruiting" and the sweep out of experienced police after a corruption sting in 2011, a former Gold Coast CIB detective and criminologist...

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Mongols bikies scope out Gold Coast for new club

Patched Mogols bikie gang members from France and Australia.

Tony Moore and Marissa Calligeros A member of a violent US-based motorcycle gang is eyeing off new territory for the club on the Gold Coast.

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