Entries by Rachel Junge

Death toll from New Zealand mosque massacre rises to 50

INVESTIGATORS have confirmed, another body has been found inside a mosque in Christchurch, bringing the death toll from Friday’s horrific terror attack to 50. Police Commissioner Mike Bush held a media conference on Sunday morning, where he explained that the body was found as they removed victims from the two mosques that were targeted. “It […]

“Our gun laws will change”: NZ PM Jacinda Ardern in wake of Christchurch massacre

New Zealand’s Prime Minister has committed to changing the nation’s gun laws, following Friday’s shocking terror attack, in which 49 people were killed. Jacinda Ardern fronted a media conference in Wellington on Saturday morning, confirming the “primary perpetrator” in the mosque massacre had a gun license and used five weapons. “I can tell you one […]

Prisoner shot dead trying to escape from hospital guard

AN INVESTIGATION has been launched, after a man was fatally shot outside a northern New South Wales hospital on Friday night. He was in the custody of two Corrective Services NSW officers, when he apparently tried to escape from the Lismore Base Hospital and began attacking one of the guards, around 7.30pm. The 43-year-old was […]

Senior sergeant stood down amid sexual harassment allegations

A  male senior sergeant from South Eastern Region has been stood down from official duty with the Queensland Police Service. The 44-year-old will be tasked to perform non-operational duties, a statement from QPS confirmed late Friday. “The officer is subject of an investigation into allegations of inappropriate workplace conduct including sexual harassment,” the statement explains. […]