Crime

Illegal resident jailed for assault

A Penrith local who knocked a man unconscious and proceeded to kick him to the head has been jailed for at least 10 months. Taniela...

Woman charged after shoplifting incident escalates

One woman desperate for her chocolate fix saw a small shoplifting incident escalate into 10 offences. On Monday, July 9, a 22-year-old Oxley Park woman...

Man spends up big after mystery deposit into his bank account

A Werrington man who spent $186,000, which mysteriously appeared in his bank account, will learn his fate next month. Penrith Local Court heard Joshua Nathan...

Long list of charges for OMCG member

A lifetime member of the Lone Wolf outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) will face court today after being charged with various offences relating to items...

Another arrest in Daruk investigation

Police have made another arrest in relation to alleged horrific, historical child sexual abuse at a local boys' home. The Nepean Police Area Command formed...

Man stays behind bars for attack on parents

A man who violently assaulted his elderly parents when they refused his demands for money, has drawn gasps of disgust from the court gallery...

High-ranking OMCG member charged after firearm and drugs located

A high-ranking member of the Satudarah outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) will face Penrith Local Court today after being charged by Strike Force Raptor. As part...

Man fined for terrible treatment of animal

A Penrith man has been ordered to pay almost $8,000 in vet fees after pleading guilty to animal neglect. When RSPCA officers seized Gary McDonald’s...

Drunk man’s vile acts towards woman

A Cranebrook man who indecently exposed himself to a shop assistant in a sickening incident has been hit with a seven-month suspended jail sentence. Jason...

Man charged after pursuit

A man has been charged after a pursuit in Penrith last night. About 9.05pm yesterday, police stopped a Holden Commodore for a stationary breath test...

Man stabbed during brawl at St Marys

Police are investigating after a brawl at St Marys this morning during which a man was stabbed. About 1.30am today, emergency services were called to...

Woman flouts driving ban

A woman busted driving disqualified twice in four days has been blasted for deliberately flouting the law. Siobhan Weber was told she would have been...

Man jailed after drunken rage

A man who smashed his pregnant partner’s phone, damaged her tyres and twice “trashed” their house in a drunken rage will remain behind bars...

Colyton home invasion “targeted”, police say

An investigation is underway following a home invasion in Colyton last night. About 10.20pm on Monday, three occupants were inside their Muscio Street home when...

Man stabbed in domestic incident

An investigation is underway after a man was stabbed multiple times in Cranebrook this morning. Emergency services were called to a home on Penelope Place,...

Car crashes into Colyton home

A man has been arrested after a car crashed into a home in Colyton this morning. Just after 3am, emergency services were called to Bennett...

Man robbed at knifepoint in St Marys

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was robbed at knifepoint in St Marys yesterday afternoon. About 3.30pm on Friday, a 24-year-old man...

Man charged over boys’ home abuse

Detectives investigating allegations of widespread historical child abuse at a local boys’ home have charged a former employee on the state’s South Coast. Strike Force...

Woman arrested on drug supply charges

A woman will face court today after search warrants executed at homes in the local area as part of Strike Force Vendor investigations. Police from...

Woman granted bail after blowing .308 with kids in her car

A woman has been charged after allegedly drink-driving with two children in the car at Kingswood. About 11.35am today, police were called to O’Connell Street,...