LOCAL firefighters contained an out-of-control and unattended burn-off at Renmark North Tuesday morning.
POLICE say overall behaviour across the Riverland during the long weekend was pleasing, but expressed concerns that locals committed seven of the eight traffic offences recorded.
SA Police (SAPOL) has confirmed the Berri Police Station will undergo renovations, however has declined to outline the costs and where relocated staff will be situated.
A MAN was caught drink driving on Riverland roads twice in two hours on the weekend, with local police busting five people for DUI offences.
AN SA Police (SAPOL) operation caught 1577 speeding motorists, including 65 in the Murray Mallee, during a three-day statewide blitz last week.
RIVERLAND police have applauded behaviour throughout the region during Australia Day celebrations last week, despite high drink and drug driving detections across the state.
AN “amazingly reckless” driver – reported by concerned locals – has been slammed by police after he was caught driving 107km/h in a 60km/h zone.
RIVERLAND police are investigating several recent break-ins and are seeking assistance from the public.