Police News articles

Forklift operation becomes flammable

Forklift operation becomes flammable

A BERRI automotive business suffered an estimated $80,000 damage yesterday when a fire was sparked by a forklift operating at the workshop.

Community help sought over spate of Riverland break-ins

RIVERLAND police are appealing for public information following a spate of recent break-ins, including copper piping stolen from a Monash site and cash taken from Loxton and Kingston-On-Murray businesses.

Riverland police target suspected drug users behind the wheel… CRACKDOWN

RIVERLAND police are targeting suspected local drug users for testing behind the wheel – seeing a surge of positive results.

Safety fears as residential Renmark road becomes ‘race track’ Hoon hot spot

A FRUSTRATED Renmark woman is calling for speed humps on her street near the Jane Eliza estate entrance after putting up with hoon drivers almost every night of the week.

Calperum Station’s fiery start to 2019

LOCAL firefighters spent the first day of 2019 battling a sizable blaze at Calperum Station that burned about 360 hectares of scrub.

Methamphetamine two-year pilot program REHAB RELIEF

LOCAL methamphetamine users will have access to a $580,000 State Government trial rehabilitation program in the Riverland from early next year.

Our soggy start to summer

UNSEASONABLE rainfall has this week soaked the region, leaving emergency services to protect properties under threat from flood – and more than 1000 locals without power.