Media Releases for all 2011
A 41 year old man from Franklin has appeared in the Hobart Magistrates Court on 18th December 18, 2011 charged with one count of murder and one count of arson.
Motorists have been reminded of the safe driving message as the official Christmas road toll period begins tomorrow (23 December). Last year two people were killed in crashes on Tasmania’s roads during the reporting period.
Police investigate Campbell Town crash
At 2220 hours on Monday, 19th December 2011, police were advised of a single vehicle accident on High Street, Campbell Town.
Shooting incident at George Town
At 1.15am this morning, 20 December 2011, police responded to a report of a burglary in progress.
Suspicious House Fire Devonport
Tasmania Police and Fire Services were called to a residence in Berrigan Road, Devonport at approx. 12.50pm on Saturday.
Crash witnesses sought
Police are seeking witnesses to a crash on the Brooker Highway on Saturday 17 December.
Tasmania Police continues to urge motorists to drive with care, attention and patience during the pre-Christmas period.
Police officer charged
A Tasmania Police officer will be charged with making a false declaration.
Wynyard burglary charges
Burnie Criminal Investigation Branch has charged a fourteen year old male youth in relation to a large number of vehicle burglaries in Wynyard overnight on 11/12 December.
Bushwalkers urged to prepare for the unexpected
Bushwalking enthusiasts who are intending to explore the outdoors this summer are being urged to prepare for the unexpected.