Search locates fishermen – Ballina

A search by police and other emergency services has located two fishermen, who were missing in their boat, off Ballina yesterday. The two men, 25 and 34 years old, left the Ballina Boat Harbour yesterday morning (Friday 20 December 2013) to set out on a fishing trip....

Three charged with child sex offences – Ballina

Three men are due to appear in Lismore court charged with sex offences allegedly involving a 15-year-old girl. Strike Force Bissenberger was formed in June last year to investigate alleged offences involving a child within the Richmond Local Area Command. Police...

Woman injured when lounge thrown off balcony

A Ballina man has been charged after a woman was seriously injured after being hit by a lounge thrown from a balcony in a hotel at Tamworth overnight. The woman was on the ground floor of the hotel in Brisbane Street about 10pm yesterday (Friday 1 March) when the...

Fatal crash – near Ballina

Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding a fatal crash in the state’s far north this morning. Just after 10.30am (Thursday 21 February 2013), Richmond Local Area Command police and other emergency services were called to Teven Road, Teven –...