Arrests down on day four of Schoolies 2014

THIRTEEN schoolies were arrested overnight on 16 charges for mainly public nuisance and street related offences with police pleased with the overall crowd behavior at the Surfers Paradise schoolies celebrations.

Of the 13 male schoolies arrested, eight were for drug offences relating to cannabis and ecstasy.

A further 80 school leavers were issued with liquor infringement notices for drinking in a public place.


Of the non-schoolies arrested, 12 were charged with 17 offences, mainly for public nuisance.

An additional 12 liquor infringement notices were issued to non-schoolies for drinking in a public place.