Gold Coast bikie arrested on domestic violence charges

A Gold Coast member of the Lone Wolf OMCG has been arrested during a cross-border operation targeting outlaw motorcycle club activity.

Operation Falcon 2018 focused on activity in the Tweed-Byron Police District and southeast Queensland corner.

In a statement released on Friday night, Police explained it was “primarily designed to bring police and their partner agencies together in collaboration to effectively target the activities of OMCG members and their associates”.


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A number of of search warrants were issued on the Gold Coast, with officers seizing drugs and weapons.

Police and members of QCS Community Corrections also conducted drug testing on OMCG members during the operation.

A 30-year-old Lone Wolf member was charged with one count of contravene domestic violence order and two counts of use carriage service to make threats.

Cannabis and utensils were also allegedly found at a Burleigh Waters home.

“This operation highlights our unwavering commitment to address the threat of serious and organised crime through strong collaborative partnerships with our government and law enforcement partners, both within Queensland and inter-State,” Detective Inspector Glen Donaldson of Queensland Police Service’s Major and Organised Crime Squad said.

“Borders are no longer a barrier to us and we will pursue criminal gangs and individual members to disrupt and deter those criminal networks that pose a risk to the safety of Queensland.”

Police from Queensland and New South Wales, the Australian Federal Police and Queensland Corrective Services declared the joint operation closed.

Since graduating from University in 2003, Rachel has worked in radio in a variety of roles including announcer, journalist and copywriter. The crazy world of radio has taken her from her hometown of Toowoomba to Wollongong, Sydney, Brisbane and finally the Gold Coast when in 2009 she started writing and presenting news with Hot Tomato and myGC.com.au.

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