January 2020

Published a story 24th Jan 2020 5:27 PM

Pensioner’s volatile outburst in carpark

‘Bad parking’ leads to driver striking man with car

Pensioner’s volatile outburst in carpark

Published a story 24th Jan 2020 5:02 PM

Magistrates warns of potential for ‘something to go wrong’

Knife find earns stern warning

Magistrates warns of potential for ‘something to go wrong’

Published a story 22nd Jan 2020 5:29 PM

Ian Scarvell assaulted a paramedic who was trying to help him. He slapped the ambulance officer with a sandal and punched him.

Businessman’s brutal assault on ambo after funeral

Ian Scarvell assaulted a paramedic who was trying to help him. He slapped the ambulance officer with a sandal and punched him.

Published a story 22nd Jan 2020 5:19 PM

Police break car window to save Pablo Escobar after he was locked in a hot car for more than 30 minutes

'Pablo Escobar' in police rescue from hot Holden

Police break car window to save Pablo Escobar after he was locked in a hot car for more than 30 minutes

Published a story 21st Jan 2020 4:47 PM

Man tries to evade police after stingers tear tyres to shreds

Car thief crashes in police pursuit

Man tries to evade police after stingers tear tyres to shreds

Published a story 21st Jan 2020 12:06 PM

Bans and curfews in place for men allegedly involved in wounding

Group faces court after weekend stabbing

Bans and curfews in place for men allegedly involved in wounding

Published a story 20th Jan 2020 4:33 PM

Two males were spotted high on a crane. By the time police officers went in he was apprehended 15 floors up.

Wannabe daredevil scales 15 storey building, lands in court

Two males were spotted high on a crane. By the time police officers went in he was apprehended 15 floors up.

Published a story 20th Jan 2020 4:02 PM

Argument leads to man driving away from friend’s house and being discovered by police

Bad start to year for man found asleep at the wheel

Argument leads to man driving away from friend’s house and being discovered by police

Published a story 20th Jan 2020 1:46 PM

The Ipswich woman breath tested after police offer help

Boozed driver stuck on traffic island

The Ipswich woman breath tested after police offer help

Published a story 20th Jan 2020 1:14 PM

One driver was fined for failing to provide a breath test

NAME AND SHAME: 16 drink and drug drivers in Ipswich Court

One driver was fined for failing to provide a breath test

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Reporter Ross Irby has wander-lust mixed with a sense of adventure, spending way too many years roaming about Australia, its back roads and off-shore foreign lands. Enjoys a yarn, story telling and tales, along with curiosity to find out about the lives and (mis)adventures of others. An off-beat sense of humour, not taking it all too seriously, along with big doses of flexibility/adaptability whatever the situation is the best way to go. You have to have the life experiences to have empathy with others.