Walpole man charged following armed robbery

WA Police have charged a 47-year-old Walpole man following an armed robbery at a pharmacy in Innaloo this week. Police will allege that around 6:30pm, a man entered the pharmacy with a pretend gun made using a metal pipe and black tape. It will be further alleged that the man threatened staff members before stealing…

WA Police boosts frontline policing with drone expansion

WA Police will expand its aerial frontline with an increase in drones to boost its “mobile eyes in the sky” operations. The police force has embarked on a massive expansion of the remotely piloted aircraft to support on-the-ground police operations. As part of the plan, WA Police would add up to 35 additional drones to…

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…

Three people charged in Mandurah recreation centre brawl

WA Police have charged three people who were involved in a brawl at a children’s basketball game outside a recreation centre in Mandurah on Tuesday night. The fight involving 70 people broke out during the under 15s girls match in the Mandurah Recreation Centre at about 6:40pm as a result of an ongoing dispute between…

Students advised to party safe as WA Police prepares for Leavers Week

Students have been advised to celebrate the end of secondary school safely as WA Police launches its strategy for Leavers Week. Secondary school leavers will be supported as part of the State Government Leaver Strategy to have a safe and enjoyable time, with around 8,500 young people expected to visit the South West during the…

Spearwood home invasion under investigation

Fremantle Detectives are appealing for information from the public regarding an incident in Spearwood early Monday morning, 21 October 2019. A number of people forced entry into a home by smashing a window, before demanding money and stealing a motorcycle. One of the home occupants was assaulted causing injuries to his head. Shortly after a…

Dual purpose police dogs enhance regional policing

Two of WA Police’s man’s best friend will be boosting police operations in WA’s Mid-West and Goldfields regions, joining officers on the beat. Two dual purpose police dogs, PD Maverick and PD Whiskey and their handlers will become the first ever dual purpose dogs for Geraldton and Kalgoorlie enhancing frontline police operations. The dogs are…

Ravenswood crash leaves driver, passenger injured

Two people have been injured following a serious crash in Ravenswood overnight. A red Toyota Corolla sedan was travelling along Pinjarra Road when the vehicle left the road near the intersection of Nancarrow Way and hit a light pole before rolling over. The 40-year-old driver was taken to hospital where he is in a serious…