A MOVE to scrap the Ipswich police communications centre has been dubbed a backwards step that will threaten the long-standing working partnership with Safe City.
REDBANK Plains mum Monique Dearden says home break-ins and car theft has become so rife in her neighbourhood that she can’t wait to move out.
WITH more than 60,000 people expected to take a leisurely stroll across the Story Bridge as part of its 75th anniversary celebrations this weekend, it is as good a time as ever to acknowledge Ipswich’s important link to the milestone.
A CAREER that spanned 35 years has earned retired Ipswich police officer Laurie Pointing some much-deserved official recognition.
IF YOU were one of many who passed the school holidays by converting dad’s old tarpaulin into a backyard slip ‘n slide, you might be in for a treat.
FOUR people have been taken to hospital following a crash at West Ipswich.
THE driver of a truck involved in a crash at Goodna on Thursday afternoon has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries.
A MAN has been charged with trespassing and obstructing police following an incident at Kruger State School on Thursday afternoon.
THE Ipswich father who was injured in an alleged assault at Goodna recently has been moved out of the intensive care, but his future remains uncertain.
THE Ipswich father who was seriously injured in an alleged assault at Goodna recently has been moved out of the intensive care unit at the PA Hospital.
Andrew was born and bred in Ipswich and has been at the QT since 2007. After starting out on the country rounds, he moved onto court reporting and then police and emergency services, which he has now been covering for the last three years. When he is not working on police rounds Andrew is busy sifting through the garbage of famous people, in search of ideas for his weekly column, the Naughty Korner. As there are very few famous people in Ipswich, Andrew is often forced to write his column about boring people, like politicians.