crime news

Tue 18 Feb 2020

Fake detective sets man on fire in his living room

premium_icon Fake detective sets man on fire in his living room

A stranger tossed petrol onto a man’s bare chest, pulled a lighter from his pocket and set him on fire.

GRAPHIC: Knife lodged in man’s stomach after public stabbing

premium_icon GRAPHIC: Knife lodged in man’s stomach after public stabbing

Disturbing photos show a man, aged in his 20s, with a knife lodged in his stomach after a stabbing at a popular shopping centre this afternoon.

Jury out in double toolbox murder trial

premium_icon Jury out in double toolbox murder trial

A jury has retired to consider the fate of a man accused of murdering two drug dealers, who were forced into a toolbox and dumped into a dam at Logan.

Street on edge over pint-sized thief’s pet flap raid

premium_icon Street on edge over pint-sized thief’s pet flap raid

Residents are in shock over how a pint-sized thief exposed a common household feature to rob a home and use stolen bank cards

Michelle Bridges told RBT police: 'I used mouthwash'

premium_icon Michelle Bridges told RBT police: 'I used mouthwash'

Michelle Bridges' lawyer argued for leniency on the basis she had helped Australians lose two million kilograms in weight.

Father’s folly leads to disturbing highway drug bust

premium_icon Father’s folly leads to disturbing highway drug bust

Police have made a shocking highway drug bust after discovering an ignorant father putting his child’s safety at risk.

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