Queensland's Director of Public Prosecutions
will ask the Supreme Court to review the bail granted by
magistrates to two men alleged to be bikies.
The Queensland Police Service said on
Wednesday it had talked to the DPP's office about the
Maroochydore Magistrates Court's decision to grant bail to a
33-year-old man on Tuesday.
Wednesday night, it released a statement saying the DPP's
office had advised that it would file applications to the
Supreme Court to review the bail for the 33-year-old and a
25-year-old man, who was bailed in the Holland Park
Magistrates Court on October 18.
Alleged Rebels gang member Lorne James
Campbell, who was charged with breaching bail conditions,
was reportedly found by police with a key to the Rebels'
Sunshine Coast clubhouse.
During a hearing in the Maroochydore
Magistrates Court on Tuesday, Magistrate Bernadette
Callaghan said police had alleged Campbell was a member of a
But in granting him bail, she said the
evidence "fell short" of establishing that.
Last Friday two Odin's Warriors members,
charged under the government's new bikie gang laws, were
released on bail by a Cairns magistrate.
In all three cases, police opposed bail.
Premier Campbell Newman on Wednesday told
magistrates they must apply new laws aimed at criminal bikie