Police honour detective who solved state's toughest cases

Story Published: 21 Sep 2017

POLICE have farewelled a Sunshine Coast detective who brought a molesting judge to justice and tracked down a notorious...

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Ex-chief's wise words

Story Published: 12 Mar 2013

RETIRED police commissioner Bob Atkinson has given Ipswich students some words of encouragement as they look toward life...

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Landslide victory for Newman just start of year of Qld drama

Story Published: 30 Dec 2012

QUEENSLAND experienced a year of highs and lows, starting with a landslide win to Campbell Newman and finishing with the...

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Emotional farewell for Queensland's top cop Bob Atkinson

Story Published: 31 Oct 2012

QUEENSLAND'S police commissioner has been farewelled at an emotional ceremony in Brisbane.

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Top cop looks back on fine career

Story Published: 29 Oct 2012

THE Daniel Morcombe tragedy that haunted Queensland’s top cop will stay forefront in his mind even in retirement.

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In 44 years as a police officer, Bob Atkinson's seen it all

Story Published: 26 Oct 2012

THE Daniel Morcombe tragedy that haunted Queensland's top cop will stay forefront in his mind even in retirement.

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Ten constables on their way to serve the Sunshine Coast

Story Published: 25 Oct 2012

TEN police recruits sworn in today are on their way to serve the Sunshine Coast.

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Ipswich crime rises 5%

Story Published: 25 Oct 2012

IPSWICH mayor Paul Pisasale has called for stronger police powers after statistics released on Wednesday indicated a 5%...

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Qld police remain positive despite rise in crime rates

Story Published: 24 Oct 2012

CAR thefts, break-ins, armed robberies and assaults have significantly contributed to crime rates in Queensland jumping 6%...

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Disaster role wins esteemed honour

Story Published: 13 Oct 2012

A FORMER Sunshine Coast police chief who helped lower the region's road toll has been recognised for his continued...

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