Qld Crime and Corruption Commission

Take a shower local government; you stink

Both the Queensland Premier and CCC chair used the 'bad smell' metaphor to describe the persistence of perceptions of corruption in the local government sector. Action finally has the consent of all the key players. Read More

Queensland gets a new corruption commissioner

After years of turmoil, Queensland finally has a corruption commissioner with bipartisan support. The Opposition says Labor used a sneaky trick to get the appointment approved, but agrees it's a good choice of candidate. Read More

Councils losing millions to fraud

Qld local councils have lost a minimum of $8.6 million in alleged and confirmed fraud over the past half-decade. They need to do more, says the Queensland auditor-general. Read More