News Updates

Bec packs up her toys and goes

Today I am announcing that I am standing aside as Leader of the Labor Party. I am standing aside because there needs to be change in the Labor Party. Not just in the Leadership of the Parliamentary Labor Party but right across the organisation. Now is the time to make that change.   My ambition has always been to make our community stronger. However,

Read More »

See what Tasmania Police really think of you

Respected and respectful Tasmania Police Commissioner Hines and his top brass really have no idea of what happens on the streets or in fact know nothing of the reality of what certain Police officers get up to. The behaviour of some is nothing less than despicable and TVN is providing the Commissioner and his executive of some examples of how

Read More »

Statement on Terry Brooks

Peter Gutwein, Premier14 May 2021 Statement on Adam BrooksLast night just after 7pm I spoke with Adam Brooks by phone. Mr Brooks advised me that he is interstate where he is being supported and undertaking treatment for his own mental health. He explained to me that he is currently very unwell but in a safe environment. Last night in that

Read More »

Premier needs to stand down after issuing apology to reporter

Peter Gutwein needs to immediately stand down as Premier of this state. Terry Brooks aka Adam Brooks was arrested by Police in Queensland on a firearm, unauthorised explosives and false ID charge. We exposed Brooks on his Tasmanian firearm related charges and ABC reporter Emily Baker exposed Brooks for his multiple fake dating profiles and fake IDs. Gutwein accused Emily

Read More »

Mayor elections coming

Elections campaigns for Mayors at the Glenorchy City and Kingborough Councils will soon get underway. We understand the process takes around 6 weeks but could take longer given Andrew Hawkley and his TEC’s performance on the state election.

Read More »

Can for tip jar bandit

STATE OF TASMANIA v H 13 MAY 2021 COMMENTS ON PASSING SENTENCE Mr H , you have pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated robbery. On 22 January 2021, you and another man walked into the bar servery area of the Hobart Brewing Company, and stole the tip jar which was sitting on the bar. It contained $40 in cash.

Read More »

New appointments

Divorce lawyer Marcus Turnball SC and personal injury lawyer Sandra Tagalieri SC have today been appointed as Federal Circuit Court of Australia judges.

Read More »

Pedestrians pelted with eggs

A black 2003 VW Golf A76SF has been egging pedestrians and other cars in the city tonight and has now been spotted in Glenorchy our subscriber says. Egging of members of the public could lead to a fatality should the victim have allergies and not be able to get treatment immediately. Please phone Police if spotted on 131 444.

Read More »

Victoria Police rolls out new-look divvy vans

Victoria Police’s new fleet of divisional vans will be on the streets from this month, with 280 vehicles to be rolled out for operational use across the state. The new-look divisional van is based on the Ford Ranger vehicle, with the manufacturer endorsing a custom-made custody compartment – also known as rear pods – to be fitted on the back

Read More »

Five charged over alleged money laundering and illegal tobacco importation

Five people have been charged as part of an ongoing investigation into a criminal syndicate allegedly involved in money laundering and the illegal importation of tobacco. In December last year, detectives from the State Crime Command’s Organised Crime Squad, with assistance from the NSW Crime Commission (NSWCC), established Strike Force Mawalan to investigate a criminal syndicate allegedly involved in money

Read More »

Man sentenced after failed appeal in long-running tax evasion case

A former Sydney tax accountant has been sentenced to an increased term of imprisonment by the Court of Criminal Appeal after his appeal to overturn a conviction for attempting to pervert the course of justice was denied by a court this week (Monday, 10 May). The Australian Federal Police (AFP) charged the 73-year-old man in 2016 over a false witness

Read More »