The Courier Mail Kathleen Skene, Gold Coast Bulletin July 21, 2016
A SANCTUARY Cove man will face court today after he allegedly drove onto a footpath, ramming parked cars and causing a head-on crash in Labrador after a two-suburb police chase last night.
Read more: http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/crime-and-justice/stolen-vehicle-drove-on-gold-coast-footpath-rammed-parked-cars-caused-headon-after-police-chase/news-story/ae27863341aaf1d9a9c978c6d92d0cf2
QPS News 16 July 2016
Police have charged a 57-year-old man following investigations into a serious traffic incident in Draper Street last night where a man was struck by a vehicle. As a result a 23-year-old man sustained severe head injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.
The driver of the vehicle was arrested by police a short time later. He undertook a breath test and allegedly returned a breath alcohol concentration of .083%.
Pedestrian seriously injured, Cairns
QPS News 16 July 2016
A 41-year-old Bellbowrie woman was issued with a notice to appear charged with driving under the influence of liquor after she allegedly returned a breath alcohol concentration of 0.32 percent.
The Courier Mail Alison Marks, Gold Coast Bulletin July 13, 2016
A MAN has been arrested after a horror crash at Southport this morning.
Witnesses say the man was driving on the wrong side of the road at Marine Pde when his car crashed head-on into a car with a mother and two children inside.
The man behind the wheel allegedly attempted to flee the scene but was stopped by security guards working at the nearby Sundale Bridge and detained until police arrived.
Read more: http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/cars-allegedly-forced-to-swerve-before-crash/news-story/33f82107f81a51e26c24bcbe9e705ac0
Qld Police media report: http://mypolice.qld.gov.au/blog/2016/07/13/update-dangerous-driving-charge-southport/
The Courier Mail Meagan Weymes, Gold Coast Bulletin July 8, 2016
QUEENSLAND’S worst drink-driver was allegedly kicked out of a traffic offenders’ program for being drunk before being sentenced for drink-driving.
Angela Bisson, 42, was found slumped at the wheel outside a Runaway Bay cafe in October last year and blew 0.48, or almost 10 times the legal limit.
Read more: http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/crime-and-justice/queenslands-worst-drink-driver-allegedly-kicked-out-of-traffic-course-for-being-drunk/news-story/65d002e0c46b6a8f816c79fc77b33c1a
Courier Mail Greg Stolz 5 July 2016
QUEENSLAND’s drunkest driver has had her jail sentence overturned after an appeal judge slammed the punishment as ‘manifestly excessive’. Angela Bisson has also had her 30-month driving ban slashed to two years.
The Gold Coast hairdresser was sentenced to two months jail in Southport Magistrates Court in April after pleading guilty to driving with an ‘abominable’ blood alcohol reading of .48 per cent – almost 10 times the legal limit. Hospital tests revealed the extreme reading,
Qld Police Media 1 July 2016
Police have charged a man after a police car was damaged at Zillmere yesterday…
A 21-year-old Lawnton man has been charged with one count each of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle whilst adversely affected by an intoxicating substance, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, obstruct police and unrelated property offences.
Read more: http://mypolice.qld.gov.au/blog/2016/07/01/dangerous-operation-motor-vehicle-zillmere/