One dead in South Hedland mobility scooter crash.

WA Police are asking for witnesses of a fatal accident in South Hedland on Monday to come forward. Officers arrived at the scene of a traffic accident on Kennedy street at 10pm Monday evening, where a man in his 30s had been seriously injured and a red and black mobility scooter damaged. Paramedics from St…

Police hunt men involved in Gosnells home invasion

Three people have been charged after a Gosnells home was targeted in an armed robbery. WA Police allege six people with their faces covered and armed with various weapons attended a home on Ashburton Drive at around 8:15pm, forcing their way into the house. They threatened and assaulted the occupants. A 30-year-old man from Middle…

Man wanted in Spearwood armed robbery

WA Police are hunting a man involved in an armed robbery at a Spearwood pharmacy overnight. The man entered the pharmacy on Rockingham Road at approximately 9:30pm armed with a knife, demanding prescription medication and cash. He obtained a quantity and fled on foot. Regional Investigation Unit Detectives describe him as 180cm tall, with fair…

WA Police officers to be recognised for excellence in police awards

WA Police officers are set to be recognised for their dedication in duty, with the Western Australia Police Force opening nominations for officers. The WA Police Excellence Awards are now open to recognise police officers and teams who demonstrate exceptional dedication to serving people in the state. WA Police said police officers played a vital…

Youths charged following pizza shop hold-up and police chase

Two male youths have been charged after being involved in an armed hold up and an attempt to evade police in Kwinana yesterday evening. Police allege just before 7pm, the two juveniles, a 16-year-old boy from Willagee and a 13-year-old boy from Wanneroo threatened a male delivery driver with a knife outside a pizza store…

Man and woman found dead after boat capsized in Coral Bay

Two people who went missing at sea in Coral Bay have been found dead following an air and sea search. Police said the JRCC jet spotted a capsized vessel off the reef outside the North Passage just before 8am today Search crews were directed to the scene. They found the bodies of a man and…

WA Police Auxiliary Officer charged for assaulting detainee

A WA Police Auxiliary Officer has been stood down after allegedly assaulting a male detainee at the Perth Watch House in April. The 27-year-old male officer hurt the 36-year-old male detainee. He will no longer take part in operational duties. He has been summonsed for common assault and will appear before the Perth Magistrates Court…

Lone Wolf Motorcycle Gang members charged following violent home invasions

Five members of the Lone Wolf Outlaw Motorcycle Gang have been charged after violent burglaries in the Perth metropolitan area in May. Four members of the of the outlaw motorcycle gang were arrested following a violent home burglary incident in Stratton, while another was arrested following another violent break-in in Cloverdale. Gang Crime Squad detectives…

Gosnells man charged in police evasion incident

WA Police have charged a Gosnells man after trying to evade police overnight. The 37-year-old man was arrested after police saw the man speeding at around 11:05pm. Police will allege that officers spotted a black Holden utility on Tonkin Highway near Airport Drive and attempted to stop it. The driver failed to stop and the…