Police are warning residents in the Tweed to be especially careful to lock cars, homes and caravans following a recent spate of thefts.
Police are asking calling for the public’s assistance to identify two men who forced another man to drive from Coraki to Woodburn before assaulting him and stealing his credit card.
A 46-year-old woman from Dulguigan has been charged with stealing from her boss over an 18-month period, following investigations by Tweed Byron detectives.
It seems inconceivable that in the middle of a bushfire emergency someone would break into a fire truck and steal valuable firefighting equipment. But that’s exactly what happened yesterday in Lismore.
A man who stowed a few last-minute Christmas goodies down the front of his pants and left a supermarket without paying for them will face court after being spotted in the act.
Tweed/Byron police detectives have arrested a man over a spate of thefts from Tweed Shire Council facilities.
Three men will appear in court later this month after being charged with running a milk theft and redistribution racket in Grafton.
The canteen operator for Far North Coast Softball and Baseball Associations who fleeced more than $15,000 from bank accounts in 2015 and 2016 has been sentenced to an intensive corrections order.
A Goonellabah woman wanted on warrants has been arrested for several offences including serious assault, theft and possession of marijuana and ice.
During the flooding incident in Lismore police saw six people floating two large buckets out of a bottle shop on Keen Street. They were chest deep in floodwater – and police were aware that the rear roller door of the drive-through bottle shop had been compromised.
Three teenage boys have been charged after a house in Diadem Street, Lismore, was broken into on Tuesday and an attempt was made to steal a go-kart.
A man who allegedly injured a Ballina shop attendant who pursued him over stolen money, and his female accomplice – who police say helped him change his appearance after the crime – have been arrested at Wardell.
A Bogangar woman who has allegedly stolen fuel from a Chinderah service station five times this year has been charged.
A 24-year-old Evans Head man will face court later this month on 13 charges relating to thefts from motor vehicles after police raided an Alstonville property yesterday.
Surfing caffeine addicts beware: as a surfer sipped coffee at a Clarkes Beach café on Friday afternoon, someone made off with the surfboard he had hidden nearby.
Police are appealing for information following the theft of six guns from a property near Casino.
An Echonetdaily reader has written in to commend the brilliant work of a female police officer who ‘spectacularly apprehended’ a ‘professional’ alleged thief in Byron Bay on Monday.
Two young people have been arrested after allegedly stealing Halloween costumes and then assaulting a shop assistant who tried to stop them.
A 39-year-old man has been found guilty of larceny in the Mullumbimby Local Court, after he was apprehended collecting restaurant grade oysters in the Brunswick River.
Police have arrested a man they say is responsible for stealing charity box containing money destined for the local community service organisation the Uncle Project from a Suffolk Park Service Station.
A man has been charged with receiving stolen goods after a police raid at Meerschaum Vale yesterday following a large number of break and enters in the Nimbin area.
Tweed Heads Police are hoping the public can help them identify a man who stole petrol from a Banora Point service station. The clue – he has one leg missing.
Police are investigating after an armed robbery at a takeaway pizza shop in Casino on Monday night.
Police investigating theft and fraud offences in the Murwillumbah area have released CCTV images of two people they believe may be able to assist with their inquiries.
Police are investigating the theft of five large water meters from properties in the Murwillumbah area and a further three from Lismore this week.