A MAN who was caught on Farnborough Rd tried to present an unusual defence in court.

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14th Dec. 2020 5:12 AM

POLICE said the man was “waving his arms out the window”, drawing attention to himself.

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30th Nov. 2020 9:11 AM

A P-plater caught with drugs and a knife while driving drunk has been given a “horrific fine”, but a Noosa magistrate said...

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05th Aug. 2020 6:08 AM

Two men have been labelled ‘idiots’ by a Supreme Court Justice after the offender drunkenly decided to drive with his mate...

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12th June 2020 7:06 AM

The 22-year-old had last year claimed to have turned over a new leaf

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18th Feb. 2020 2:02 PM

A man who drove around drunk and with a loaded rifle in his ute in the middle of the night looking for quad bike riders has...

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16th Feb. 2020 10:02 AM

Leila Abdallah - the mum of three siblings killed when a car driven by an allegedly drunk driver mowed them down - says...

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05th Feb. 2020 5:02 PM

A 23-year-old man was wanted by police on warrants when he led police on a chase through Grafton last Friday night

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30th Jan. 2020 1:01 AM

Rundown of police activity and charges around Proserpine this week.

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23rd Jan. 2020 1:01 PM

A CASINO man who rode a motorbike while he was so drunk he could barely talk to police has received a community-based...

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13th Jan. 2020 6:01 AM

Dobson Brown fined for drink driving 20 years later - here is how he was caught.

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08th Jan. 2020 1:01 PM

HE THOUGHT he was helping a tired mate after a night out at a nightclub, but he wound up in court on serious drink-driving...

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09th July 2019 12:07 AM

'You're either going to stop now or you're going to kill someone or you're going to end up in jail': Magistrate warns...

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26th June 2019 12:06 AM

A MAN was so drunk that he couldn't remember getting into his car and starting the engine, he told a Toowoomba court.

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05th April 2019 1:04 PM

THE Woodburn man was sentenced to five months behind bars for his eighth drink-driving offence, but now he's out on bail.

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18th March 2019 11:03 AM

A Moranbah family has spoken about the moment a drink-driver crashed into their home.

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25th Jan. 2019 10:01 AM

THE 29-year-old's licence was suspended when he was caught by police at Casino.

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15th Oct. 2018 9:10 AM

A MAGISTRATE has slammed a repeat drink driver, saying his "selfish" actions will see him jailed the next time he...

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26th June 2018 9:06 AM

He was enjoying a buck's night, then he was busted.

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16th Oct. 2017 1:10 PM

AFTER an argument, a woman had left a man's Toowoomba home in her car only to be caught drink-driving after her friend...

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17th July 2017 4:07 PM

A DRINK-DRIVER claimed he had downed a bottle of rum after driving but before police arrived to breath test him.

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25th May 2017 6:05 AM

Two alleged drink-drivers will appear before court.

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18th April 2017 5:04 AM

WHEN police woke him they noticed he was slurring his words heavily and there was a strong smell of liquor on his...

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19th Oct. 2016 7:10 AM

A 'drunk' mum was allegedly driving with her son when her car hit a power pole and fence in NSW.

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29th Sept. 2016 6:09 AM

NOW he'll have to sell his earthmoving equipment to cover bills

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29th July 2016 7:07 AM

The number of people caught drink-driving has significantly fallen in the past financial year.

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23rd July 2016 5:07 AM

A man who drove off after a domestic argument has been caught drink-driving.

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22nd July 2016 5:07 AM

AN ELLAND man has been spared a six-month licence suspension over a mid-range drink-driving charge, after being described...


20th July 2016 10:07 AM

A WOMAN has been charged with drink-driving.

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02nd July 2016 5:07 AM

HE WAS his boss's designated driver but now the employee is looking for a driver after being caught drink-driving.

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17th May 2016 4:05 PM

A CALL to the 000 emergency number has helped police apprehend a drunk driver at Currimundi who is alleged to have thrown a...

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05th Feb. 2016 8:02 AM

A FATHER of five, who was busted for driving with meth in his system, said he had no recollection of taking the drug.

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14th Sept. 2015 5:09 AM

A DRUNK driver was lucky to be alive after driving on the Warrego Hwy into oncoming traffic and side-swiping a semi-trailer...

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21st Aug. 2015 5:08 AM

JOSEPH Stabler was living in north west Western Australia when he got a call telling him his father had been killed in a...

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04th Aug. 2015 5:08 AM

NOT even a warning from a fellow motorist was enough to stop Andrew George Johnson from a drunken mission that claimed the...

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28th July 2015 5:07 AM

A MOTORIST disqualified from driving until 2022 was pulled over by police while drink-drinking and disqualified, Toowoomba...

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16th July 2015 5:07 AM

A TOOWOOMBA man crashed his wife's car while driving with a breath/alcohol level more than four times the legal limit.

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09th July 2015 12:07 PM

THE WEEK didn’t get off to a great start for one driver yesterday morning who was caught drink-driving on the Capricorn...

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01st April 2015 6:04 AM

A CARER with an “atrocious” drink-driving record has been allowed immediate parole after getting behind the wheel in an...

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02nd Feb. 2015 5:02 AM

FIFTEEN people injured, more than 1500 speeding fines and 27 drink-drivers – it’s been anything but a merry Christmas for...

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27th Dec. 2014 6:12 AM

A MAN who wrote off his ute in a two-car collision was more than three-and-a-half times the limit.

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08th Dec. 2014 7:12 AM

A CHEF, who was caught driving almost three times over the legal alcohol limit in the KFC drive-through at Maryborough, has...

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05th Dec. 2014 5:12 AM

A 31-YEAR-OLD man will face court after he was allegedly caught behind the wheel with a 0.061% BAC.

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11th Nov. 2014 7:11 AM

POLICE have intercepted a vehicle on Urraween Rd and charged a man with drink-driving.

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18th Aug. 2014 1:08 PM