Clarence Crime News

Wed 9 Jan 2019

'Nangs' driver pleads guilty to police pursuit, drug driving

premium_icon 'Nangs' driver pleads guilty to police pursuit, drug driving

A QUEENSLAND woman has pleaded guilty to leading police on a pursuit while consuming nitrous oxide, and throwing the capsules at police vehicles

Mon 7 Jan 2019

Man charged with murder over South Grafton stabbing

premium_icon Man charged with murder over South Grafton stabbing

A SOUTH Grafton man has been charged with murder after he allegedly stabbed another man twice in the abdomen after an argument on Saturday morning

YEAR IN REVIEW: Biggest court dramas of 2018

premium_icon YEAR IN REVIEW: Biggest court dramas of 2018

TAKE a look back at some of the biggest cases to be heard in our local courtrooms last year

Sat 5 Jan 2019

Prison escapee located south of Grafton

premium_icon Prison escapee located south of Grafton

A PRISONER had escaped from Glen Innes on Friday before the law caught up to him this morning, 165km away south of Grafton

Murder charge after stabbed man dies in hospital

Murder charge after stabbed man dies in hospital

ONE man has died while another has been charged with murder after the incident early Saturday morning

Tue 1 Jan 2019

Police investigate vandal attacks in Maclean

premium_icon Police investigate vandal attacks in Maclean

POLICE have called for public assistance as they investigate reports of malicious damage which left a number of businesses with broken windows

Man attempts to flee RBT in Yamba

premium_icon Man attempts to flee RBT in Yamba

A BRAZEN 27-year-old tried to dodge police conducting roadside breath testing and fled into bushland before he was eventually caught

Mon 31 Dec 2018

Police out in force for New Year's Eve

Police out in force for New Year's Eve

Clarence Valley revellers urged to avoid anti-social behaviour this New Year's Eve, with police set to be out in force to keep the public safe

Sun 30 Dec 2018

9-week-old baby found unsecured in speeding car

9-week-old baby found unsecured in speeding car

POLICE made the scary discovery after stopping the car, which was allegedly doing 140km/h in a 100km/h zone.

Sat 29 Dec 2018

Indigenous religious leader jailed for sex crimes

premium_icon Indigenous religious leader jailed for sex crimes

Family 'shocked, angry' as 58-year-old Bundjalung man convicted of sex crimes against children in the 1980s.

Thu 27 Dec 2018

Neighbours stunned as police shoot knife-wielding man

premium_icon Neighbours stunned as police shoot knife-wielding man

Neighbours are stunned after learning police have shot and critically injured a man wielding a knife on Boxing Day.

Wed 26 Dec 2018

Man shot after allegedly attacking police with knife

Man shot after allegedly attacking police with knife

A MAN is in a critical condition after he allegedly lunged at a NSW police officer with a knife and was shot early this morning.

Sat 22 Dec 2018

Police abandon 'scary' pursuit as ute drives at oncoming cars

premium_icon Police abandon 'scary' pursuit as ute drives at oncoming...

CAN you help police identify a driver who led them on a pursuit into oncoming traffic?

Fri 21 Dec 2018

Spikes used in pursuit of driver allegedly consuming nangs

premium_icon Spikes used in pursuit of driver allegedly consuming nangs

POLICE have thanked the public who helped police in a pursuit with a woman driving erratically and allegedly consuming nitrogen gas capsules behind the wheel

'Habitual offender' jailed over dangerous pursuit

premium_icon 'Habitual offender' jailed over dangerous pursuit

A 22-YEAR-OLD man may have been able to avoid police after a pursuit for a few days, but eventually the law caught up to him

South Grafton man jailed for drug charges

premium_icon South Grafton man jailed for drug charges

AFTER reports of illegal drug supply from a property, Coffs/Clarence Police District launched a covert surveillance operation

Thu 13 Dec 2018

Court bursting at the seams

premium_icon Court bursting at the seams

'The proposed extra sitting days would help clear up the Local Court backlog in these regions now, and well into the future.'

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Tax scammers target Clarence Valley

premium_icon Tax scammers target Clarence Valley

WHEN Jenny Hall saw she had a voicemail claiming to be from Centrelink, she called back without thinking, but the message wasn't what it was cracked up to be

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Missing man from Grafton located

Missing man from Grafton located

GRAFTON Police confirm missing man found. Officers had been concerned for the welfare of 67-year-old.

Theft from vehicles, fraud, up in Coffs-Grafton region

premium_icon Theft from vehicles, fraud, up in Coffs-Grafton region

WITH the latest figures released by the Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research, locals are being urged to secure their property

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