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.

Attempted murder charge, Sandgate

QPS News 29 June 2015

Detectives have charged a 79-year-old man with attempted murder following an incident in Sandgate this afternoon.   Police located a 76-year-old man with lacerations to his face and neck.  The 76-year-old Sandgate man was subsequently transported to the Prince Charles Hospital for treatment.

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Nursing home ‘knife attack’ results in 79yo man on attempted murder charge

Grievous bodily harm, Townsville

QPS News 29 June 2015

Detectives from Townsville CIB have charged a 54-year-old woman following a stabbing incident in Church Street, West End (Townsville) this afternoon.  A man was transported to Townsville General Hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

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Woman faces court over stabbing at West End

Firearm related incident & attempted armed robbery, Maroochydore

QPS News 29 June 2015

Police are looking for the driver of a white utility following two firearm related incidents in the Maroochydore area today.  During one of the incidents a male hotel employee suffered minor injuries.

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Robbery with violence, Morayfield

QPS News 29 June 2015

Police have charged a man following investigations into an incident at Morayfield in which a teenager was allegedly robbed and assaulted.  The 15-year-old Morayfield boy received treatment at the Caboolture Hospital.

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Sexual assaults up 30% on Coast

Gold Coast Bulletin Jessica Elder 29 June 2015

Police statistics have revealed a spike in sexual assaults on the Gold Coast. Reported incidents have increased 30 per cent in the past 12 months and police are determined to tackle the heinous crime head on.

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Assault, Varsity Lakes

QPS News 28 June 2015

Police are investigating after a street disturbance in Varsity Lakes last night where three people were assaulted.   Three occupants of the house, a 53-year-old woman, a 57-year-old man and a 49-year-old man confronted the group, before they were assaulted.

All three were taken to Robina Hospital for treatment to minor injuries including facial injuries and bruising.

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Robbery with violence, Inala

QPS News 27 June 2015

Police are investigating after an incident in Inala this morning, where a woman was punched and her bag stolen.  The woman received minor injuries during the struggle.

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