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Youth crime is organised crime: Dametto

Youth crime is organised crime: Dametto

Townsville saw scenes of chaos once again on the weekend as “organised” youth crime groups terrorised the streets damaging cars and property and leaving behind a trail of devastation.

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Collective calls grow to send kid crims bush

Collective calls grow to send kid crims bush

Queensland councils have collectively endorsed a new model of detention that would see young criminals sent to remote properties to serve out their sentences and engage in therapeutic and intense “bush therapy.

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KAP calls for change as crime victims fall foul of law

KAP calls for change as crime victims fall foul of law

The Katter’s Australian Party will lobby the Palaszczuk Labor Government to provide legal protections to victims of crime, arguing the current system makes “criminals out of innocent people” whilst providing a hall pass to violent, recidivist juvenile offenders.

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KAP calls for grants to arm communities against crime

KAP calls for grants to arm communities against crime

Katter’s Australian Party (KAP) Leader and Traeger MP Robbie Katter has called on the Palaszczuk Labor Government to offer $1,500 security grants to Queenslanders affected by crime in communities that have a property offence crime rate that is more than double the state average.

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