Ipswich Court News

Wed 3 Mar 2021

STOLEN AUDI: ‘Some bloke at the pub gave it to me’

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Fake number plates made from paper sounded alarm bells for police who pulled over a man in a stolen car

Backyard plantation used for pain relief on a budget

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Two men have faced court after police found more than 90 marijuana plants in their backyard

Dad’s dismay after licence oversight costs dearly

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An Ipswich dad told a magistrate he missed his licence renewal because of a serious leg injury

Tue 2 Mar 2021

Young tradie blames boots for motoring mishap

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An Ipswich man claimed his workboots caused him to lose control of his car and crash into a pole

Staying off the drink: Teen horrified by racist outburst

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A young woman was found lying in a pile of her own vomit before challenging police to a fight and abusing hospital staff

Mon 1 Mar 2021

DV offender’s chilling threat to partner

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An Ipswich man has been jailed after a court heard of his multiple violent attacks

Why courts have had enough of serial traffic offender

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A man with an alarmingly bad traffic history has been put behind bars after his latest offending

Woman bites and scratches police in drug ‘freak out’

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An Ipswich court has heard a woman who attacked police has significant mental health issues

Fri 26 Feb 2021

Woman found guilty of assault on sister's love rival’s dad

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One of two sisters who faced trial for assault has been found guilty this week

‘Breathtaking’: Jailed 20-year-old’s shocking history

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Police arrested a young man at gun point following a dangerous pursuit through Ipswich

Road rage truck driver should not have been behind wheel

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A magistrate has told a man he must stop ignoring court orders if he wants to stay out of jail

Mum admits ice led her to commit acts of ‘stupidity’

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A woman charged with multiple acts of dishonesty has admitted she cannot handle her drug issues

Thu 25 Feb 2021

Thief hits business across the road from home

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A police dog didn’t have far to go while tracking a man who broke into an Ipswich real estate agency

Man found not guilty of party assault charge

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The victim of an alleged assault suffered injuries similar to those seen in a car accident, a jury has heard

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Witnesses to be called for committal over father’s death

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An Ipswich court has heard further details on the shocking death of a man at Springfield in 2019.

Tue 23 Feb 2021

Robbery victim’s unusual gesture following apology letter

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The actions of a service station attendant who was threatened with a knife may have spared his assailant a longer jail term

‘Stab him’: Jilted lover egged on by mates in park fight

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A man was slashed four times after arranging to meet for a fist fight in an Ipswich park

Sisters accused of attack on love rival’s dad

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A jury has heard evidence from a home owner who said he fought off a woman who was armed with a knife

Mon 22 Feb 2021

Expensive joy ride adds to woman’s jail time

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A woman with a worsening criminal history has been locked up for longer after admitting to a string of new charges

IN COURT: Full names of 97 people appearing in court today

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The QT publishes the full names of everyone appearing in court each day

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