AN EXCEPTIONAL series of events has saved a Coast mum from jail for stealing $90,000 from her son.
A BUDERIM dad got as far as the boomgate at Bunnings Maroochydore's trade section before his theft was halted.
BLOOD screening will be conducted on the driver of a car involved in a fatal crash which killed an Ipswich man.
A WOMAN was helped into an ambulance after being involved in a crash on the Sunshine Mwy.
UPDATE: A Beerwah dad has been left frustrated by bold thieves who targeted his family twice in two nights.
EVERY morning a new police unit dedicated to domestic violence meets to plan how to stop high risk cases from worsening.
CONVICTED jewellery theft mastermind Andrew Simon Bell stared towards jurors shaking his head after they delivered a verdict he had tried to avoid.
FATHER-OF-TWO Dooley Lee Gordon concedes he was "off his face on heroin” when he threatened a couple near a busy Coast restaurant.
GETAWAY driver Michael Robert Morgan has told a court he tried to talk his friend Brendon Howard out of robbing a Coast store to get money.
BREAKING: A Sunshine Coast businessman has avoided fronting court for the first mention of 18 child sex offences.
Stuart studied journalism at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. He worked briefly at Central Queensland News and Warwick Daily News. He has worked as a reporter at The Chronicle since July 2009.