We are told Tasmania Police are investigating a very disturbing report of a green laser beam being pointed at a commercial aircraft tonight in flight. This offence should attract immediate custodial sentences whether youths or adults. Victoria Police take a much firmer view of this whereas in many cases here they simply receive warnings. TVN recently reported on a laser
Shortly after 2.30pm this afternoon a motorcyclist evaded Tasmania Police on Richmond Road after they attempted to intercept the rider for speeding. After only a short time with public assistance Police located the motorcyclist hiding behind trees on a property. The Harley-Davidson was towed and impounded by Police at the scene.
At 2.31pm this afternoon the Tasmania Police Air Wing helicopter was activated to search for an offender near Dawson’s Siding Road at Latrobe. We understand Police were conducting a search of premises when an offender fled into bush land. The search extended to the Dulverton and Railton areas.
The Tasmania Police Westpac rescue helicopter was activated at 5.47pm this afternoon to a medivac rescue at Clark Cliffs Circuit, Nubeena. An elderly lady had a fall and suffered injuries. The Police located the walkers around 20 minutes ago and were preparing to winch the injured person out.
The company that once operated the well loved Robbo’s Chicken ‘n’ Meats has been placed into Administration with a Liquidator appointed on the 8th of March. J Robinson Proprietary Limited founded on the 16th May 1988 traded as Robinson’s Meats and Smallgoods from the 11th February 2004 unit the 27th April 2020 and traded as Robbo’s Chicken ‘n’ Meat from
Respected Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Mr Scott Tilyard is retiring from Tasmania Police following a long career. Appointed Deputy in May 2011 the 58 year old announced his retirement last month. Over the past nine years we have seen many Police both come into the department, appointed to higher positions and of course retire. One officer who exited Tasmania Police