Alert SA Explained
The Alert SA website brings together social media messages from South Australia's emergency services via Twitter, Facebook and RSS in one place.
Currently social media feeds are sourced from the CFS, SAPOL, SES, MFS and the Bureau of Meteorology.
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Police are asking for witnesses to an aggravated assault early this morning at P... Police are asking for witnesses to an aggravated assault early this morning at Prospect.
At about 5.45am, a woman was jogging on the western side of Main North Road, near Penn Place and Carter Street when she was approached from behind by a man armed with a knife.
The man threatened the victim, who was able to run away from the scene. She was not injured.
The suspect is described as Caucasian, aged in his 20s, about 180cm tall, slim build, pale complexion and was wearing a grey hooded jumper.
Anyone who may have been in the area and witnessed the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or online at www.sa.crimestoppers.com.au 8 March 2014, 08:00pm
Did you hear the police chopper up last night in the St Agnes area? It was searc... Did you hear the police chopper up last night in the St Agnes area? It was searching for a man who robbed the Caltex servo on North East Road just after 1am.
The man entered the Caltex Service Station on North East Road, threatened the console operator demanding money. No weapons were sighted and the man fled on foot with a small amount of cash.
The male suspect is described as Caucasian, about 175cms, wearing a dark hooded top, black t-shirt with a light coloured motif on the front and dark coloured jeans.
The police helicopter and dog patrol searched the area, but the suspect wasn't located. Holden Hill CIB are investigating the robbery and ask anyone with information on the incident to please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. 8 March 2014, 08:50am
Spending this evening (or the whole weekend) at WOMADelaide? The World’s Festiva... Spending this evening (or the whole weekend) at WOMADelaide? The World’s Festival returns to Botanic Park from today, with gates opening at 4.30pm this afternoon.
Motorists are reminded to watch out for pedestrians in the area, especially on busy Hackney Road.
Plan ahead to get home safely. Check out the range of transport options available, including WOMADelaide shuttle services, on the Adelaide Metro website or Facebook page: http://adelaidemetro.com.au/Announcements/Events/WOMADelaide-2014-shuttle-services
7 March 2014, 03:32pm
A thief has been arrested after he left a 'calling' card in a house at Brooklyn... A thief has been arrested after he left a 'calling' card in a house at Brooklyn Park!!
Yesterday afternoon, a woman returned to her Brooklyn Park home to find her house had been broken into.
Upon checking the home nothing appeared to be stolen, but the woman found a ringing mobile phone on her bed, that didn't belong to her and handed it over to police.
Sturt CIB investigating the incident, tracked down the owner of the mobile to a Torrensville address.
A search of the Torrensville home uncovered jewellery, a laptop and other items all suspected of being stolen.
A 44-year-old man from Torrensville was arrested and charged with serious criminal trespass and unlawful possession.
He was bailed to appear in the Adelaide Magistrates Court next month. 7 March 2014, 03:15pm
Don’t forget the Gawler Underage Rage is taking place tonight at the Gawler Star... Don’t forget the Gawler Underage Rage is taking place tonight at the Gawler Starplex, Alexander Ave, Evanston Park. The fully-supervised event for young people aged 8 to 17 is taking place from 7pm to 10pm. Tickets, which cost $6 each, are available from the STARplex reception until 5pm today or can be purchased at door. For more details about Blue Light events please visit the website at www.bluelightsa.com.au 7 March 2014, 10:27am
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Live or work in the Barossa area and ever considered volunteering for the CFS?... Live or work in the Barossa area and ever considered volunteering for the CFS?
If you have, then please attend our information evening on 12th March at the Eden Valley Institute (Murray St, Eden Valley) from 6:30pm.
This event will provide you with information about the range of roles that CFS volunteers perform, the requirements of a CFS volunteer and the benefits of volunteering. Local brigades from Concordia, Eden Valley, Lyndoch, Mt Pleasant, Springton, Williamstown, Nuriootpa, Tanunda, Truro, Keyneton, Region 2 Operations Brigade, Region 2 Air Ops Brigade will have representatives present to answer any specific questions you might have.
A light BBQ dinner will be provided. If you are interested in attending, please contact VSB on 8463 4102 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see you there!
6 March 2014, 12:05pm
REMINDER : CFS advise TOTAL FIRE BANS declared for today, Tuesday, 4 March 2014... REMINDER : CFS advise TOTAL FIRE BANS declared for today, Tuesday, 4 March 2014 in FOUR Fire Ban Districts: http://ow.ly/uahMp #TFB
CFS :: CFS Fire Ban and Fire Danger Rating Issued 03 Mar 16:08
CFS Fire Ban and Fire Danger Rating 4 March 2014, 08:31am
FIRE BAN & FIRE DANGER RATING ADVICE FOR 04 March 2014 Issued at: 16:07 on Monda... FIRE BAN & FIRE DANGER RATING ADVICE FOR 04 March 2014
Issued at: 16:07 on Monday, 3 March 2014
TOTAL FIRE BANS
Media and the public are advised that TOTAL FIRE BANS have been declared for Tuesday, 4 March 2014 in the following Fire Ban Districts:
Northwest Pastoral - Severe
West Coast - Severe
Eastern Eyre Peninsula - Severe
Lower Eyre Peninsula - Severe
Where Total Fire Bans have been declared, very hazardous fire weather conditions are predicted.
The Total Fire Ban will apply for 24 hours from midnight tonight to midnight tomorrow.
The CFS recommends that you implement your Bushfire Survival Plan.
FIRE DANGER RATING
Where fire ban districts have a forecast danger rating of Severe, well prepared and actively defended houses can offer safety during a fire.
If you don't have a plan to ensure your survival, leaving early before a fire starts is your safest option.
In making your plan, you should be aware that in high fire danger conditions, essential services including mains-fed electricity and water supply may not be available due to the prevailing weather conditions.
Landowners are asked to adhere to local harvest codes of practice which are available from your local council.
Landowners are also asked to ensure that any burn-off activities conducted today are fully extinguished before midnight tonight.
Agencies are advised to activate their Total Fire Ban procedures in preparation for these predicted fire weather conditions.
For further information contact the Bushfire Information Hotline on 1300 362 361 or visit www.cfs.sa.gov.au
www.cfs.sa.gov.au 3 March 2014, 04:11pm
CFS Community Engagement is running several "Bushfire Ready" public meetings in... CFS Community Engagement is running several "Bushfire Ready" public meetings in the next few weeks - learn the basics of preparing for bushfires, ember proofing your property, Community Fire Safe Groups - learn how joining a community fire safe group can help you prepare for & increase your chances of surviving a bushfire. Share these dates with friends in the area:
- Hawthorndene Primary School : 11 March 2014 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
- Furner : 12 March 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
- Cherryville : 13 March 2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
- Berri Public Library : 13 March 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
- Upper Sturt : 26 March 2014 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Check the CFS website at http://www.cfs.sa.gov.au/site/prepare_act_survive_2012/community_programs/events.jsp for more information.
3 March 2014, 03:26pm
Bushfire Ready Meeting - Cherryville 13 March 2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Learn about... Bushfire Ready Meeting - Cherryville
13 March 2014 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Learn about fire behaviour, making a plan to protect your house and property, or deciding to evacuate. Meeting to be held at Cherryville Community Hall, Cherryville Rd, Cherryville. For further information contact Eve Keam of CFS Community Engagement on 08 8212 9858.
3 March 2014, 02:26pm
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RT @SAPoliceNews: Heading to @WOMADelaide? Gates open @ 4.30pm. Drivers are reminded to watch out for pedestrians near Botanic Park. http:/… Heading to @WOMADelaide? Gates open @ 4.30pm. Drivers are reminded to watch out for pedestrians near Botanic Park. http://t.co/cofqhkRPRp 07 March 2014, 03:55 pm
RT @SA_MFS: Have a safe long weekend on the roads. MFS Road Awareness Program #RAP visits #EyrePeninsula students next week: http://t.co/b8… Have a safe long weekend on the roads. MFS Road Awareness Program #RAP visits #EyrePeninsula students next week: http://t.co/b8JguAMX4L 07 March 2014, 01:52 pm
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HAINES ROAD, WILLASTON (Grass and Stubble Fire) http://t.co/IYsMZbLw2y 09 March 2014, 12:03 am
BURTON ROAD, BURTON (Grass Fire) http://t.co/oaz7WTHFTy 09 March 2014, 12:03 am
EAST FRONT ROAD, YOUNGHUSBAND (Other) http://t.co/ROm1IYDZ1P 08 March 2014, 10:31 pm
CENTRE ROAD, BOLTO (Grass Fire) http://t.co/zsVm1GMY6s 08 March 2014, 09:36 pm
STURT RESERVE ROAD, MURRAY BRIDGE (Grass Fire) http://t.co/0PxOZckE82 08 March 2014, 09:09 pm
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