Man charged following burglaries, Rockingham police chase

A police chase has resulted in the arrest of a Parmelia man following burglaries in Shoalwater and Safety Bay. The 40-year-old man was charged after failing to evade Regional Operations Group officers. Officers were patrolling in Rockingham after receiving reports of three burglaries occurring between 7pm and 9:30pm, with two robberies in Shoalwater and one…

Coronavirus case appears in Kwinana

COVID-19 continues its march onward with a case of the virus being confirmed in Kwinana. The patient worked in a tenanted space in a facility in the southern suburb, 30 minutes south of the CBD. The city of Kwinana has confirmed that the person works in a non-public area of Kwinana, and that all direct…

Opposition: Patient treatment at Rockingham hospital “unacceptable”.

The State Government has slammed the treatment of hospital patients in Rockingham as “completely unacceptable” as WA prepares to increase preparations for Covid-19. Health Minister Roger Cook said he called for an investigation into the situation to determine “what went wrong,” after images appeared of patients in a makeshift “quarantine zone” outside the hospital in…

Rockingham armed robbery under investigation

Rockingham detectives are currently investigating an armed robber that occurred in Rockingham on Monday 7th January 2019. The incident occurred around 4:05pm inside a crowded shopping centre on Council Avenue. A man attempted to leave the store without paying for the items in the trolley he was pushing. When challenged by staff, the man produced…

Motorcycle Stores Hit in Rockingham, Hamilton Hill Break-Ins

Two motorcycle dealerships in Rockingham and Hamilton Hill have been broken into overnight. Entry was gained into one motorcycle store on Dixon Road Rockingham at around 3am on Wednesday night, with a number of people entering the shop before leaving in a vehicle. Police attended the store a short time later where they found a…

Man charged with child exploitation offences

As a result of an ongoing inquiry, a 40 year old man will appear before the Rockingham Magistrates Court today, facing child exploitation offences. Police executed a search warrant on a residence in the Mandurah District, and it will be alleged that child exploitation material, drug items, ammunition, prohibited weapons, a bulletproof vest, and various…

Western Australians to Blaze a Reuse Trail in Nations Biggest Garage Sale

Western Australians will be encouraged to blaze a trail of environmental sustainability by passing on their old items in the nation’s biggest garage sale. The Garage Sale Trail is heading to Rockingham and Kwinana on October 20 and 21, giving people the opportunity to declutter while creating positive social and environmental change by reusing. “The…

Police Hunt Offenders Involved in Rockingham Gun Theft

WA Police are investigating the theft of guns from a licenced firearms dealer operating from their home in Rockingham. Offenders forced their way into the home overnight on Monday 20 August, accessing a gun safe and stole 11 rifles and two shotguns. Regional Investigations Unit Detectives are calling for public assistance to identify the offenders…

Balga Man Faced Court Over Rockingham Ramage

Authorities in Rockingham have charged a man for several incidents that occurred yesterday.  At around 7:15am a Nissan Navara hit a house on Barnes Street. It will be alleged that the driver then entered the premises, struck the male resident with a metal pole, and allegedly threatened a female resident. Both residents then escaped to…