A thirty minute police chase took place yesterday through the suburbs of Kingscliff, Chinderah, Banora Point, Fingal Head and Tweed Heads, for approximately 35km.
A petition by NSW Labor calling for more police for the Tweed was launched last week, and follows on from previous sparring by Labor and the Nationals over policing numbers in the region.
A man has been charged after allegedly drink-driving and assaulting a police officer in Tweed Heads on Sunday evening.
A reduction of 33 police officers in the Tweed-Byron Local Area Command has prompted Labor to ask Tweed MP Geoff Provest (Nationals) to explain why his government had overseen the reduction.
Tools, generators, industrial equipment and a vehicle, suspected of being stolen, were seized by police at a property at Kielvale near Murwillumbah yesterday afternoon.
After 36-plus years as a policeman, senior constable Mark Ellison, has called it a day.
A 61-year-old truck driver who allegedly drove his truck full of dangerous goods while under the influence of alcohol at Tweed Heads yesterday has been charged with drink driving.
The body of a 23-year-old man missing from Tomewin near Murwillumbah was found in dense bushland after an extensive police search and rescue operation.
Police are investigating an incident in which a child was approached by an unknown man at Tweed Heads yesterday.
A 25-year-old man has been charged over alleged supply of the drug ice following a search warrant at Banora Point yesterday.
Police are calling for witnesses to an accident on Sunday in which a 57-year-old woman died after being pulled out of a vehicle which crashed into the Tweed River near Tumbulgum on Sunday.
An elderly woman who fell and was struck by a car in a car park at Banora Point on New Year’s Eve has died in hospital.
Police are investigating the death of a 72-year-old Gold Coast man who fell from the balcony of a a home near Murwillumbah yesterday morning.
Police alleged two men, a 34-year-old from Tweed Heads and a 32-year-old from Bogangar, threatened, abused and tried to intimidate the on-duty correctional officers the Woodford Correctional Facility.
Police discovered a man with a stab wound to the chest on Cabarita Headland on Friday evening.
Tweed police have established a crime scene following the shooting of a man in the buttocks this morning. The man in his 20s was discovered with the gunshot wound at Kennedy Drive at Tweed Heads West at 4.45am.
An elderly woman was taken to hospital, several police officers injured and cars damaged during a dramatic arrest in Murwillumbah's Main Street yesterday of a man alleged to have done a 'burnout' in his car.