Category Archives: Clinical forensic medicine

Queensland cases of serious ADULT sexual assault, violent assault, forensic medicine, forensic evidence, medical evidence – particularly in cases where the victime is still alive.
Includes issues relating to rape kits, SAK (sexual assault kits), genital injuries during assault.
Includes deaths in custody, drugs in custodial context particularly watchhouse environments.
Includes transmission of Hepatitis/HIV/AIDS via skin injuries, spitting etc.
Includes toxicology analysis in suspicious death and driving matters.
Includes examination and treatment of police detainees.
Includes examination and investigation of health care related deaths.

Serious assault charges, Fortitude Valley

Qld Police Media November 21, 2014

Police have charged a man in relation to an alleged incident in Fortitude Valley on Monday.
Around 2.10pm police were called to an address on Brunswick Street after receiving reports of a man falling from a balcony on the third floor.
The 45-year-old man sustained serious non-life threatening injuries and was transported to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.
A 28-year-old Brisbane man was charged with grievous bodily harm and deprivation of liberty. He is due to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court today.

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G20 hampers Raymond Garland rape investigation

Brisbane Times Emma McBryde November 20, 2014

One of Australia’s most dangerous sexual offenders has had his sentence review postponed after fresh allegations he sexually assaulted a fellow prisoner.
Corrective services has submitted material alleging Raymond Henry Garland sexually assaulted a prisoner at the Blackall watchhouse in August.
The Mackay rapist’s defence barrister, Marshall Cook, said yesterday in the Brisbane District Court they had not had time to go through the documents thoroughly.

Video shows Qld cops punching disabled man

Gold Coast Bulletin 18 November 2014

A DISABLED Brisbane man has been repeatedly punched by police in an arrest that’s sparked an outpouring of anger on social media.

POLICE say they are looking into the circumstances of the arrest after footage of the weekend incident at a Sunnybank shopping centre was posted online.

Man dead after being shot twice by police at Kippa Ring after hoax triple-0 calls traced

ABC News Emily Gramenz 18 November 2014

A man is dead after being shot twice by police at Kippa Ring, north of Brisbane, following reports of a number of hoax triple-0 calls.

Two male officers went to a house on Elizabeth Avenue last night after tracing the hoax calls.

Related news:

Man shot dead by Qld police had a knife / Sydney Morning Herald 18/11/14

One man glassed, another punched during Broadbeach fight

Gold Coast Bulletin Mackenzie Ravn 16 November 2014

ONE man has been glassed and another punched in the face during a fight at a Broadbeach nightclub early this morning.  The two victims were taken to Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening facial and head injuries.

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Police hunt man who indecently assaulted a woman at Nerang

Gold Coast Bulletin Mackenzie Ravn 16 November 2014

POLICE are hunting a man who indecently assaulted a woman at Nerang last night. The woman was treated at the scene for grazes to her leg, arm and hand.

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Townsville bus driver assaulted

Townsville Bulletin Christie Anderson 13 November 2014

A TOWNSVILLE bus driver was allegedly violently assaulted last night by a teenager trying to steal a coin tin.  The teenager accused of bashing a bus driver has been denied bail.

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