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Northern NSW thieves run amok in Ipswich

premium_icon Northern NSW thieves run amok in Ipswich

Ipswich residents were targeted in a cross-border crime spree.

Maccas muffin thrower returns to rob restaurant

premium_icon Maccas muffin thrower returns to rob restaurant

A teenage girl was at the wheel of the getaway car.

Woman unsuccessfully tried to hide drugs in undies

premium_icon Woman unsuccessfully tried to hide drugs in undies

The woman was busted with almost a kilo of marijuana.

Vexatious litigant's request refused

premium_icon Vexatious litigant's request refused

Armed with a law degree and donning his trademark hat...

Angry woman spits, smears cop's face with blood

premium_icon Angry woman spits, smears cop's face with blood

The ugly acts were committed over three different episodes.

'Sick of this sh**': Country magistrate lets fly

premium_icon 'Sick of this sh**': Country magistrate lets fly

Magistrate 'sick to death' of town's culture

Car rammed 10 times in horrific and 'bizarre' incident

premium_icon Car rammed 10 times in horrific and 'bizarre' incident

A temper tantrum led a man to use his ute to ram a small car.

Troubled petrol sniffer lights squat and partner on fire

premium_icon Troubled petrol sniffer lights squat and partner on fire

The man had a history of homelessness since he began using drugs.

Woman with 'terrible history' steals from Airlie boutique

premium_icon Woman with 'terrible history' steals from Airlie boutique

'You're in more trouble than the early settlers'

Armed with rake: 'We're going to be on A Current Affair'

premium_icon Armed with rake: 'We're going to be on A Current Affair'

She was armed with a rake, at one point holding it like a spear.

ABDUCTION, EXTORTION: 'This is the underbelly of Ipswich'

premium_icon ABDUCTION, EXTORTION: 'This is the underbelly of Ipswich'

A woman appeared in an Ipswich court to describe a terrifying ordeal

Knife-wielding drug abuser tasered while fleeing police

premium_icon Knife-wielding drug abuser tasered while fleeing police

The man has a laundry list of charges against him.

Mother and learner driver legs it after car smash

premium_icon Mother and learner driver legs it after car smash

The panicked driver fled the scene but was soon tracked down.

34-year-old granddad nicked ice blocks, busted in driveway

premium_icon 34-year-old granddad nicked ice blocks, busted in driveway

The father-of-nine's crime spree was short lived.

Scrap metal thefts busted after bizarre graveyard visit

premium_icon Scrap metal thefts busted after bizarre graveyard visit

Police stopped them after spotting them driving out of a cemetery.

'Degrading and disgusting' woman-basher sentenced to prison

premium_icon 'Degrading and disgusting' woman-basher sentenced to prison

Police called as man turns on family during violent incident.

Mother charged after four years on the run

Mother charged after four years on the run

“It’s been a lot of heartache but now it’s over."