Macleay Island crime wrap
Macleay Island crime wrap, September
Street and good order offences: On September 20, a 45-year-old Macleay Island man was charged for contravening a local fire ban and is to appear at Cleveland Magistrates Court October 10.
On September 23, a 49-year-old Macleay Island man was charged for unlawfully taking away goods and is to appear at Cleveland Magistrates Court on October 10.
Domestic violence: Macleay Island Police have investigated six domestic violence incidents.
As a result of these investigations, a 33-year-old Macleay Island man was charged with a breach of domestic violence and is due to appear in the Cleveland Magistrates Court on October 17.
A 38-year-old woman from Macleay Island was charged with a breach of domestic violence and is due to appear in the Cleveland Magistrates Court on October 17.
In an emergency call the police on Triple Zero (000).
- DVConnect Womensline
Phone: 1800 811 811 (24 hours, 7 days a week)
- DVConnect Mensline
Phone: 1800 600 636 (9am to midnight, 7 days a week)
- Kids Helpline
Phone: 1800 55 1800 (24 hours, 7 days per week)
Phone: 13 11 14 (24 hour Crisis Counselling Line)
Stealing: Macleay Island Police are investigating an alleged stealing incident which occurred between September 9 and September 16 at an address on Russell Terrace, Macleay Island.
Traffic: On September 25, a 39-year-old Macleay Island man was issued a Notice to Appear for unlicensed driving and is due to appear at Cleveland Magistrates Court on October 22.
Macleay Island Police and the Road Policing Unit have issued 18 infringement notices in September.
Nine infringement notices have been issued for exceeding the speed limit. The OIC of Macleay Island would like to remind all motorists that if there is no speed sign posted, the speed limit is 50km/h.
New to the Island: Macleay Island Station opening hours are Wednesday, 9.30am to 12pm and can be contacted on 3409 4722.
If the local officers are unavailable, the phone will divert to either Redland Bay or Cleveland Station.
If the matter is urgent, always call Triple Zero (000).
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If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.
You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.