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Ex-Bandidos president arrested over extortion in fight for woman

Marissa Calligeros The former president the Bandidos Gold Coast chapter has been arrested after allegedly trying to extort $5000 from a man over a fight for a woman.

'Everyday Queenslanders' caught in Bandidos extortion racket

Ex-Bandidos president Adam White is arrested at his Carindale home on Thursday morning.

Marissa Calligeros A chance meeting in a suburban Queensland shopping centre caught four innocent young men, including the son of a police officer, in an alleged Bandidos-run extortion racket.

Arsonists charged over townhouse fires

Marissa Calligeros Four men have been charged after allegedly lighting a series of fires at a townhouse complex south of Brisbane.

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.

Empty toilet roll triggers 'brain snap' at Queensland pub

Queensland woman pleads guilty to assault that started with an empty toilet roll in a pub.

Being caught with no toilet paper is enough to upset anyone but a Queensland woman recently took it to the extreme.

Boss's mate charged over government-funded renovations

Court, judge, bail, lawyers

A former public servant from Queensland who allegedly used taxpayers' money to fund home renovations had help from a friend, a court has heard.

Gold Coast man found guilty of raping teen

John Chardon has been found guilty of rape.

A jury has found Gold Coast man John Chardon guilty of raping a teenage girl.

Drugs, cash found in illegally parked car

Anne-Louise Brown MDMA, methamphetamine, marijuana and cash were allegedly found in a 62-year-old woman’s car at Surfers Paradise.

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...

Hijack scare passenger to face trial in Queensland

Justice

A man who sparked a hijacking scare on a flight to Bali will face trial later this year.

Man accused of baseball bat rampage at Queensland car yards

Man charged over damage at Queensland car yards.

A man has been charged with using a baseball bat to smash up 40 vehicles at two Queensland car yards.

Man charged after police shooting

Man allegedly tried to run over police officer.

New police helicopter used to chase alleged burglars

Polair 2 has been used to track alleged burglars speeding away from officers on the ground.

Kristian Silva Brisbane’s new police helicopter was used to help track two alleged burglars who were able to speed away from officers on the ground.

Man who 'drove at police' faces court on attempted murder charge

Kristian Silva An Ipswich man accused of trying to run over a police officer in a four-wheel-drive will remain in custody until his next court date in August.

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.

Ex-Queensland MP Scott Driscoll's wife Emma to stand trial for fraud

Former Queensland MP Scott Driscoll.

The wife of disgraced former Queensland MP Scott Driscoll has been committed to stand trial over perjury and dishonesty charges.

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.

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.

Cairns cop caught drink driving

Qld police

A Queensland police officer will face court next month after being caught drink driving.

Sniper-style shooting detective accused of improper behaviour

Court, judge, bail, lawyers

A Queensland detective will face court next month charged with improperly charging the girlfriend of a man later acquitted of a sniper-style shooting on the Gold Coast.