Police officers suspended following Qld drug raids

Two serving Queensland Police Officers have been suspended following an investigation into the possession and supply of dangerous drugs.

The pair were detained after police executed search warrants across the Gold Coast and Brisbane this morning as part of Operation Sierra Edgehill.

“The operation commenced in March this year by officers from the Ethical Standards Command with support from the Organised Crime Gangs Group and the Gold Coast Police District in relation to the alleged trafficking of dangerous drugs,” Qld police said.


They confirmed a 28-year-old male senior constable from South Eastern Region and 29-year-old male senior constable from Central Region have since been suspended from duty.

The men were among nine people, which also included a former member of the Queensland Police Service, who were detained after police conducted the raids across the South East on Saturday morning.

“As this matter is under investigation by Ethical Standards Command it would be inappropriate to comment further at this stage,” police said.

“In keeping with our commitment to high standards of behaviour, transparency and accountability, we have undertaken to inform the public when an officer faces serious allegations of misconduct.

“This does not mean the allegations against the officer have been substantiated.”

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Good to see ,but why not arrest the Bribie cops they are the most corrupt incompetent b******s in the force

Yery few bikers r criminals very few qld police r criminals so r the police goin to were there colours still associate with who they like all police treat like criminals like bikers r

Good job well done….. now what about police that drugged me in a Queensland police watchouse 23yrs ago inserted a chip somewhere in my body since then I’ve had these star like lights follow me around…who going to arrest these police for that..or is it because I’m indigenous first nations person no one cares about…… nighthawk surveillance 24/7/365days… mental health has cleared me as sane and believe what had happened to me… I’ve no privacy like anyone else… Sensis went out over 20 yrs ago about “big brother surveillance” population voted against it..but they went ahead anyway… I’m quite known throughout the central highlands, alot of witnesses have seen these lights follow me…… I’m 58yrs old now i feared for my life yrs back,but not now…. thanks for reading my text..