THREE drivers have been punished after being caught either speeding, or drink-driving, or both, locally, on Australia Day.
AN alleged assault and attempted theft has prompted a Willaston couple to share an important message about the importance of securing your home.
POLICE will be focusing on cyclists’ safety throughout January, with expectations they’ll be descending upon the local region’s roads in big numbers throughout the Tour Down Under (TDU) period.
GAWLER Senior Sergeant Brenton ‘Lou’ Costello was recently praised for his “outstanding” leadership and commitment to managing serious police operations, including last year’s triple murder in Hillier.
POLICE are investigating an incident where rocks were thrown at parked buses at a Willaston depot last week.
DRIVERS were fortunate to escape injury in two separate incidents locally, both within an hour of each other on Friday afternoon, to begin an accident-ridden Queen’s Birthday long weekend.
AN elderly woman, who was allegedly over three times the legal blood-alcohol concentration limit at the time, swiped three parked cars in Gawler last Friday in one of a series of drink-driving incidents to occur this past week.
A SUSPICIOUS package which led to the closure and evacuation of Gawler Police Station on Monday night turned out to be used fireworks.