Man stabbed to death at Macleay Island, woman taken into custody

Man stabbed to death at Macleay Island, woman taken into custody

Updated April 23, 2018 15:06:58 Police are investigating the stabbing death of a man at Macleay Island on Brisbane’s Bayside. Officers were called to a house on High Central Road about 12:00pm after reports of a man being stabbed. Upon arrival, police found a man dead at the property. A …

Brisbane woman dies in police custody hours after being arrested | Australia news

A Brisbane woman has died in police custody just hours after she was arrested. The 44-year-old Ellen Grove woman was found dead in her cell at Ipswich watch house in the early hours of Saturday morning. She had been arrested on Friday night for failing to appear in court and …

Death in custody in Ipswich watch house prompts call for independent investigation

Death in custody in Ipswich watch house prompts call for independent investigation

Updated April 22, 2018 13:47:54 Photo: Cindy Miller was found dead in her cell in the Ipswich watch house. (Facebook: Cindy Miller) Queensland Police Ethical Standards Command is investigating the death of a 44-year-old Brisbane woman in the Ipswich watch house yesterday, but prisoner advocate Debbie Kilroy says it is …

Steven Freeman’s death in custody coronial inquest prompts calls for changes to Canberra jail’s processes

Steven Freeman’s death in custody coronial inquest prompts calls for changes to Canberra jail’s processes

Updated April 11, 2018 15:14:11 An organised exercise regime and more rigorous checking at jail muster times are among the recommendations of a coronial inquest into the methadone death of Indigenous man Steven Freeman at Canberra’s jail. Mr Freeman, who was 25 at the time of his death in May …

Brazil’s former president Lula da Silva in police custody after tense showdown

Brazil’s former president Lula da Silva in police custody after tense showdown

Posted April 08, 2018 14:22:19 Video: Lula surrenders and leaves union headquarters after a day-long standoff (ABC News) Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has turned himself in to police, ending a day-long standoff to begin serving a 12-year prison sentence for corruption that derails his bid to …

‘Colt’ family members charged with incest extradited to Sydney, remain in custody

‘Colt’ family members charged with incest extradited to Sydney, remain in custody

Posted April 07, 2018 16:40:49 Video: Eight arrested over ‘the most horrific kind of child abuse’ allegations (ABC News) Related Story: Eight arrested in nation-wide sting over ‘most horrific’ kind of child abuse allegations Six members of the ‘Colt’ family have been formally refused bail following their extradition to New …

Nicolas Sarkozy, former French president, in police custody over alleged Moamar Gaddafi links

Nicolas Sarkozy, former French president, in police custody over alleged Moamar Gaddafi links

Updated March 21, 2018 09:23:32 Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has been taken into police custody and questioned as to whether late Libyan dictator Moamar Gaddafi helped finance his 2007 election campaign. Judicial sources said Mr Sarkozy, 63, was held in custody in Nanterre, a suburb in western Paris. Mr …