Police say Illegal firearms targeted under new police taskforce A new police taskforce has been established to target illegal firearms in the Launceston area. Commander Stuart Wilkinson said that the taskforce involved members of Launceston CIB specifically concentrating on firearm crime. “The new taskforce will be investigating intelligence relating to firearms and seeking to take as many illegal firearms off
Despite court and probation board orders No contact with children except in the presence of an approved nominated person and No access to the internet Reginald Ronald Young was again on Snapchat pursuing girls and was sentenced to two months Gaol today in the Launceston Magistrates Court of Tasmania. Parole board decision and Supreme Court of Tasmania sentence below: Parole
Tasmania Police are attending a very minor incident near the city, TVN subscribers have even written in in shock as for once in many years this serial pest who cries wolf almost daily actually needs an Ambulance. TVN has questioned both Tasmania Police and the Tasmania Health Service as to why this individual has not been charged in relation to
Tasmania Police are attending a serious medical emergency at a Bridgewater address, shortly after 8.00pm. Sources say an Ambulance was not available to attend, Police called into the Police station collected and attended with their own defibrillator. 8.30pm Ambulance arrived
To our calculation a sixth shooting. Even following an execution style shooting of a woman sitting in a car Polife told us not to worry “its just neighbours having a blue.” This couldn’t be further from the truth, Launceston has a major gun problem despite what Police would have you believe.
A 70-year-old man who allegedly ordered live-distance child abuse from the Philippines is expected to appear in Geraldton Magistrates Court today (15 April 2021), charged by the Western Australia Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team with 68 offences. The man is accused of making more than 860 payments to multiple entities in the Philippines for purposes including to procure children to be
Tasmania Police advise a man is in custody following an alleged armed robbery this morning. They say “Launceston Police are investigating after a woman was threatened at knife point in Launceston opposite the Morty’s Shopping Complex. Just after 8:30am today, it is alleged a woman was approached by a man who threatened her with a knife, before taking her purse.
There has been another shooting in Launceston this one at Ravenswood at around 9.20am. Our sources say the shots were fired near an IGA store from a car, they tell TVN they believe it was a shortened sawn off type firearm. TVN has held off for over two hours for Police safety.
Last night at 8.10pm TVN reported on a medivac deployment to Pump House at Lake St Clair. TVN has the latest technology including the ability to monitor all air/sea movements and decipher ‘so called ‘encrypted broadcasts and transmissions.’ We often report in real time as we did last night that the Tasmania Police Marine search and rescue and Westpac rescue