Ipswich Court News

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Tell-tale barbecue stain the key in stolen furniture return

premium_icon Tell-tale barbecue stain the key in stolen furniture return

A WOMAN whose cane chairs went missing from her veranda spotted them a few weeks later out the front of a house not far away.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Drug supplier was 'held hostage' by former partner in siege

premium_icon Drug supplier was 'held hostage' by former partner in siege

A WOMAN caught up in an Ipswich siege drama has been sentenced for drug supply offences involving ice and marijuana.

Teen guilty of 'unplanned, unprovoked assault on stranger'

premium_icon Teen guilty of 'unplanned, unprovoked assault on stranger'

Buddies Dakota Chugg and James Lehmann were on a night out drinking but it quickly switched to violence

Woman's 'bizarre' excuse for fraud crimes

premium_icon Woman's 'bizarre' excuse for fraud crimes

'She offers no excuse for her actions but thought she'd gain insight into what people did to her.'

QT's name and shame: This week's drink and drug drivers

premium_icon QT's name and shame: This week's drink and drug drivers

Every Monday the QT publishes the names of drink and drug drivers who have appeared in Ipswich Magistrates Court over the past week.

Sat 15 Sep 2018

Chips, lollies and swords in poor thief's stealing spree

premium_icon Chips, lollies and swords in poor thief's stealing spree

A CASH-strapped thief ransacked a home and used the owner's pillowcase to carry off the loot, which included swords.

Fri 14 Sep 2018

'Right up my clacka': Drug driver goes off the rail

premium_icon 'Right up my clacka': Drug driver goes off the rail

IT WAS not Santa Claus but the boys in blue who startled a snoozy driver on Christmas Day.

Thu 13 Sep 2018

Unhappy drunk kicks one cop in the ribs, another in the shin

premium_icon Unhappy drunk kicks one cop in the ribs, another in the shin

UPSET at his eviction from a hotel, Gareth Evans lashed out at two police officers, kicking one in the ribs and another in the shin.

Car thieves toss spare wheel, brick at chasing police

premium_icon Car thieves toss spare wheel, brick at chasing police

ARSONISTS Trinity Atkinson and Tyson Murphy-McKey will spend Christmas in jail after being convicted of setting fire to a stolen car.

No ticket, no Go Card is court dodger's undoing

premium_icon No ticket, no Go Card is court dodger's undoing

POLICE located Michael Syntageros in Raceview after he failed to attend court four weeks earlier.

Wed 12 Sep 2018

Mum must pay for fuel drive-offs

premium_icon Mum must pay for fuel drive-offs

AN IPSWICH mother of eight children who committed several fuel drive-offs at service stations has been sentenced to two months of supervised probation.

Stranger's fate now rests with Dutton after rape in caravan

premium_icon Stranger's fate now rests with Dutton after rape in caravan

AN IPSWICH court has heard how a man walked into a caravan and raped a stranger.

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Truckie off road after drug drive

Truckie off road after drug drive

A SEMI-TRAILER driver caught with methylamphetamine in his system was fired the same day after his boss found out.

Driver accused of 170km/h police chase gets bail, curfew

premium_icon Driver accused of 170km/h police chase gets bail, curfew

AN EAST Ipswich man whose car was brought to a halt with tyre deflation devices has been granted bail.

Magistrate tells new dad he must become a 'good role model'

premium_icon Magistrate tells new dad he must become a 'good role model'

Magistrate tells new dad: "It's up to you to provide a good role model or the child will become accustomed to seeing dad in prison".

Mon 10 Sep 2018

Unannounced booty call attempt goes wrong

premium_icon Unannounced booty call attempt goes wrong

WHEN Kumail Mohemadally took an Uber ride to see a woman at Goodna, he wasn’t happy to find she wasn’t home.

Truckie off road after double drug drive

premium_icon Truckie off road after double drug drive

A SEMI-TRAILER driver caught with methylamphetamine in his system was fired the same day after his boss found out.

Bankrupt businessman jailed over 2011 Lockyer flood fraud

premium_icon Bankrupt businessman jailed over 2011 Lockyer flood fraud

Nearly eight years on from the 2011 floods, a man has been sentenced for fraud involving $71,448.25.

QT's name and shame: This week's drink and drug drivers

premium_icon QT's name and shame: This week's drink and drug drivers

Every Monday the QT publishes the names of drink and drug drivers who have appeared in Ipswich Magistrates Court over the past week.

Sun 9 Sep 2018

Man charged over 170kmh police chase in Ipswich

Man charged over 170kmh police chase in Ipswich

A Raceview man will face a court after police chase in Goodna, Raceview, East Ipswich and Blackstone on Friday night.

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