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Public Safety Response Team Capability for Townsville

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Friday at 7:00pm
Townsville now has a PSRT capability to boost community safety.

Police launch new recruitment drive

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Friday at 10:17am
The Queensland Police Service has today launched a new recruitment drive to attract a diversity of applicants.

Youth Justice Budget on track for long-term reform

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Tuesday at 9:00pm
An historic 2019-20 State Budget for Queensland’s youth justice system will help keep communities safe, reduce offending and re-offending, and hold young offenders to account.

More funding to keep Cairns community safe

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 30 April at 4:17pm
The Palaszczuk Government will take further steps to address youth crime in Cairns, with new funding to improve community safety announced today.

More funding of $19.2 million to keep Townsville safe

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 30 April at 2:49pm
The Palaszczuk Government will take further steps to address youth crime in Townsville, with new funding to improve community safety announced today.

Palaszczuk Government announces historic new investment in Youth Justice reform

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 30 April at 1:01pm
The Palaszczuk Government today announced a record investment in Queensland’s youth justice system.

Cleveland Youth Detention Centre beds come online

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 4 April at 11:39am
Two new units at the Cleveland Youth Detention Centre have opened, increasing the centre’s capacity.

Construction crime investigators call for submissions

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 27 March at 9:47am
A crack team of special investigators today starts work on exposing building industry rip-offs that have left thousands of Queensland sub-contractors out of pocket.

QPS Water Police take drug testing to the waterways

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 13 February at 7:30am
Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services, the Honourable Mark Ryan MP, today announced a trial of on-water drug testing and enforcement for the Queensland Police Service.

Townsville officers congratulated at ceremony

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 13 December 2018 at 1:00pm
Today, Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services, the Honourable Mark Ryan MP, Thuringowa MP Aaron Harper and Townsville MP Scott Stewart, joined Commissioner Ian Stewart in congratulating and honouring the achievements and commitment of officers from the Townsvill ...

Minister congratulates Project Booyah graduates

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 20 November 2018 at 6:00pm
Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services, the Honourable Mark Ryan, congratulated 11 Project Booyah participants from the Redcliffe and Pine Rivers area who graduated today.

Townsville police numbers higher than QPS allocation

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 18 October 2018 at 11:33am
Police Minister Mark Ryan says the latest data shows Townsville currently has more police officers than the QPS allocation.

$12 million boost to fight sexual violence in Queensland

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 31 July 2018 at 5:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government will invest a further $12 million in to new and expanded initiatives across Queensland to fight the scourge of sexual violence.

Community-led proposals welcomed on youth crime issues

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 19 July 2018 at 5:34pm
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has welcomed the Townsville community’s continued feedback and ideas on how to reduce youth crime and improve public safety.

Bob Atkinson report to guide new Youth Justice strategy

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 13 July 2018 at 11:00am
Early intervention to stop young people going off the rails is the key to cutting youth crime, according to a new report on Queensland’s Youth Justice system.

Budget boosts justice resources

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | 13 June 2018 at 10:15am
There will be more prosecutors in the courts and the Crime and Corruption Commission will be better placed to process digital evidence on a 24-7 basis, as a result of the Palaszczuk Government State Budget 2018-19 announced yesterday.

Police back to school for property crime operation

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 17 April 2018 at 12:00pm
A coordinated policing operation has safeguarded Townsville schools over the Easter break.

Three new judges appointed

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | 8 March 2018 at 2:38pm
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath today announced the appointment of three new judges for Queensland.

Police seize illegal firearms as part of statewide blitz

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 26 February 2018 at 12:00pm
A statewide police operation aimed at seizing illegal firearms to prevent firearms-related offences has netted 869 weapons since it began on February 1.

Historic youth justice reforms commence today

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 12 February 2018 at 3:20pm
The Palaszczuk Government’s historic youth justice reforms will commence from today, with 17-year-olds coming in to the justice system to be treated as juveniles.

Police Minister and Commissioner meet with Major General

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 31 January 2018 at 9:00pm
Police Minister Mark Ryan and Police Commissioner Ian Stewart have met with Townsville’s community champion, Major General Stuart Lyle Smith AO.

Queensland juvenile justice reforms announced last year will commence on February 12

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 29 January 2018 at 3:00pm
Queensland will treat 17 year-olds under Youth Justice laws instead of as adults from February 12, delivering on a Palaszczuk Government promise and bringing the state into line with legislation in all other Australian jurisdictions.

Five of the Service's finest nationally recognised

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 26 January 2018 at 9:00am
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Minister thanks the unsung heroes of Corrective Services

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 19 January 2018 at 12:45pm
Corrective Services Minister Mark Ryan has lauded Queensland Corrective Services’ unsung heroes and quiet achievers on National Corrections Day today.