Woman to come forward over ongoing police investigation

WA Police are calling for a woman to come forward, claiming she may have vital information in an ongoing investigation. Sex Assault Squad detectives said the woman boarded a Transperth bus from the bus stop located on Price Street and South Terrace in South Fremantle at around 11:10pm on 8 July 2018. She exited the…

Armadale man charged for leaving baby in hot car

An Armadale man has been charged after leaving a baby in his vehicle at a shopping centre. At about 4:25pm, the man drove to the Armadale shopping centre located on Jull Street, parking his car in the undercover car park, while leaving his three-month-old baby boy in a child seat behind the driver’s seat. It…

Camillo man charged with gold theft

A Camillo man has been charged with the theft of gold while working for a company that serviced the mining industry. Gold Stealing Detection Unit detectives allege the thefts occurred during July 2015 and June 2019 when the man worked as a mill reliner. During this time, he travelled to several gold mines in his…

Abuse of Power found during CCC investigation

The Corruption and Crime Commission’s report into the ‘Abuse of power at the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’ has been welcomed by Agriculture and Food Minister Alannah MacTiernan. The CCC report found opinions of serious misconduct of the actions of former DPRID employee Felicity Heffernan, and former Potato Marketing Corporation CEO Peter Evans.…

Man charged following Perth crime spree

A Butler man has been arrested following an alleged crime spree across Perth’s suburbs. Joondalup Detectives allege the 34-year-old man was involved in 19 various incidents including stealing of vehicles and ATMs, ram raids, burglaries and evading police. The offences occurred across Alkimos, Bassendean, Beechboro, Butler, Carramar, Currambine, Greenfields, Joondalup, Kinross, Madeley, Malaga, Northam, Osborne…

Man assaulted in violent Balcatta robbery

A man has been injured in a violent robbery in Balcatta late last month. The 55-year-old man was standing near his silver Hyundai i30 hatchback that was parked near the intersection of Fry and Cedric Streets before 11:30pm on 30 May when a group of men assaulted him. During the attack, he was stabbed and…

Two men wanted in three-petrol station robbery

Two men have held up three petrol stations in a series of armed robberies across Perth suburbs overnight. The two men, one armed with a handgun and the other with pepper spray visited the stations in Beldon, Malaga and The Lakes The first incident occurred last night at a station on Ocean Reef Road in…

Man assaulted in Stirling

Last night approximately 11:25pm, a man in his 50’s was located with injuries after an incident in Stirling. Mirrabooke Detectives are investigating the circumstances whereby a group of males approached the man’s silver Hyundai Hatch, near Poincaire and Cedric Street. They demanded his wallet and assaulted him, resulting to a chest injury. The victim then…

WA boosts community safety with strengthened electronic offender monitoring

The State Government will improve community safety, following new funding to increase electronic monitoring of offenders in WA. $52 million will be invested to expand the monitoring to add another level of observation to offenders who have received suspended prison terms, community-based orders or defendants on bail. The investment will include additional police officers to…