Criminal Law

What happens when police seize your property

Many persons who are charged with criminal offences tend to have property items seized by police either at the time of arrest or during the execution of a search warrant. It is helpful to understand how to retrieve property once it has been seized by police or in what circumstances…
October 20, 2019
Criminal LawWeapons

Gel blaster gun laws in Queensland

Ever wondered where our laws sit with these realistic looking toys? In this article we take a look at Queensland’s laws and the risks that go along with improper use. Gel blasters, also known as gel ball shooters, are toy guns that shoot soft gel balls over short distances. The…
August 6, 2019
ConvictionsCriminal Law

Criminal convictions and your blue card

Queensland’s ‘blue card’ system carefully regulates who is allowed to work with children. If you are charged with an offence and currently hold a blue card or plan to work with children in the future, it is important you consider any potential obstacles. Who is required to hold a blue…
December 14, 2018