Two police officers assaulted at house party

TWO police officers have been assaulted after responding to an out of control house party north of the Coast.

Police were called to a Redbank Plains address just after 11pm, responding to several calls from the public about a loud party.

Upon arriving, around 120 people, mostly teenagers, dispersed out onto the road.


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Shortly after police apprehended one person for their behaviour, causing the crowd to become aggressive and throw bottles at police.

Two female officers were assaulted during this time, however sustained no physical injuries.

Over 20 crews from the Ipswich were called to assist, along with a police helicopter.

Four people, aged 14 to 17 years, were transported to the Ipswich watch house and charged with various offences such as public nuisance and assault or obstruct police.

A further three teenagers were issued with infringement notices for public nuisance.

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