bowen crime

Protester compared to Sir David Attenborough in Bowen court

Premium Content Protester compared to Sir David Attenborough in Bowen court

An 81-year-old environmentalist was one of two people who faced the magistrate...

Man caught with bags of meth ‘lucky’ to avoid supply charge

Premium Content Man caught with bags of meth ‘lucky’ to avoid supply charge

The Bowen bloke was found in a ‘suspicious’ situation in a shopping centre car...

Dangerous drivers cornered after two-day, 190km joy ride

Premium Content Dangerous drivers cornered after two-day, 190km joy ride

Pair arrested in Mackay after hundreds of reports of burnouts, dangerous driving...

'Stop or be shot': Shock details of attack on cops revealed

Premium Content 'Stop or be shot': Shock details of attack on cops revealed

Man shot in police station threatened officers in suicide attempt

Bowen man in police shooting to have case finalised

Premium Content Bowen man in police shooting to have case finalised

The 36 year old has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder but guilty to malicious...

Teen accused of assaulting nurse makes bid for freedom

Premium Content Teen accused of assaulting nurse makes bid for freedom

She wept in the dock at the Bowen court as the magistrate delivered his decision on...

Activist tries to change ‘onerous’ bail conditions

Premium Content Activist tries to change ‘onerous’ bail conditions

He says his main gripe is not being able to return to Camp Binbee, a property for...

Online bullying blamed for assault on pregnant woman

Premium Content Online bullying blamed for assault on pregnant woman

Bowen woman went to her former friend’s home and abused her

Baby to join ice trafficking mother in jail

Premium Content Baby to join ice trafficking mother in jail

Judge’s harsh words: ‘It’s part of the price she paid getting involved in...

Bowen dad risked daughter’s life on ‘doomed sea voyage’

Premium Content Bowen dad risked daughter’s life on ‘doomed sea voyage’

They had to abandon ship and swim through open water to be saved

Ex-Bowen man runs through barbed wire to escape police

Premium Content Ex-Bowen man runs through barbed wire to escape police

Lawyer says he was embarrassed to be caught with a pipe after family paid for...

Angry thug bashes expectant mum with a wooden plank

Premium Content Angry thug bashes expectant mum with a wooden plank

The court heard the man has an ‘obvious temper problem’.

Man sentenced for drink-driving 18 years after being caught

Premium Content Man sentenced for drink-driving 18 years after being caught

It took almost 20 years for the case to be heard in court.

Rape victim has ‘nightmares’ of terrifying assault

Premium Content Rape victim has ‘nightmares’ of terrifying assault

A married man raped and sexual assaulted a sleeping woman

‘He sold my son crack and I will get you’

Premium Content ‘He sold my son crack and I will get you’

A woman has destroyed a door and threatened a mother after she believed her son had...