Crime

‘Bound and gagged’ woman charged

The story of a Glenmore Park woman who was allegedly tied up and assaulted in her home earlier this month has taken a dramatic...

Arrests over Colyton armed robbery

Police have charged a teenage boy with armed robbery and an adult male with firearm offences after executing a search warrant. Investigators from the Metropolitan Robbery Unit...

Woman found bound and gagged inside Glenmore Park home

Police believe a Glenmore Park woman was specifically targeted in a bizarre and frightening attack that left her bound and gagged in her home...

Appeal lodged as Bobby’s fight for justice continues

Bobby Webber’s fight for justice has yet another chapter to play out. A month after Bobby’s abuser was sentenced to a minimum of eight years...

Registration plates lead to man’s arrest

A man is due to appear in court next month after driving with registration plates that belonged to a different car than his. At about...

Man dies in Colyton shooting

Police have launched an investigation following a fatal shooting in Colyton this evening. Shortly after 9pm tonight, emergency services responded to reports of shots fired...

Man charged with manslaughter over Emu Plains fire

Police have charged a man with manslaughter after another man died in a fire in Emu Plains last month. About 1.45am on Friday , June...

Woman uses hot tea in attempt to fend off handbag thief

A woman was allegedly robbed outside Nepean Hospital this week. At about 5.25am on Tuesday, November 8, a 48-year-old woman was walking along Derby Street,...

Residents evacuated after cars set alight on Derby Street

25 residents had to be evacuated from a unit block in Penrith this morning after three vehicles were set on fire in the complex's...

Man on the run after robbery and home invasion

Police are appealing for information following an aggravated robbery and a home invasion in St Marys early yesterday morning. About 2am on Sunday, a 27-year-old...

Massage therapist charged with indecent assault

A massage therapist will appear in court next month after allegedly indecently assaulting a customer in Penrith yesterday. About 11am yesterday, Thursday, October 20, a...

Money stolen in pizza shop robbery

Police from Penrith Local Area Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding the robbery of an Eagle Boys pizza shop overnight. About 10.30pm last night, two...

Man jailed after spitting in prison officer’s face; among other charges

A man who assaulted a service station attendant and was caught “red handed” with prohibited drugs in custody has been sentenced to 12 months...

Man shot dead in Kingswood

A man has been shot dead in Kingswood this morning. Just after midnight, emergency services were called to Stafford Street, Kingswood, following reports of shots...

Pub crawl antics cost man plenty of cash

An intoxicated man who caused traffic mayhem along Penrith’s main street has been slugged a hefty fine and ordered to enter into supervised good...

Nine hour stand-off at Cobham

Police are investigating after a lengthy stand-off where two young male prisoners managed to climb onto the roof of Cobham Juvenile Justice Centre at...

Man assaulted after trying to break up domestic dispute

A man who assaulted a good Samaritan who tried to intervene in a domestic dispute will spend Christmas behind bars. Michael Morris, 21, appeared before...

Man to stay behind bars after string of car thefts

A Colyton man who allegedly committed a raft of serious offences including a number of violent auto thefts will remain behind bars for now...

Strike Force set up to investigate Colyton shooting

A man who was fatally shot in Colyton last night has been named as Adrian Buxton. Just after 9pm last night, Thursday, May 19, police and...

Teacher refused bail over assault cases

A St Marys school teacher accused of indecently assaulting several students last year has been refused bail. Matthew Brunel George Thomas, 49, faced Penrith Local...

Street racer had unrestrained kids in car

Police who stopped two alleged street racers in Kingswood last night located two unrestrained children in the back seat of one of the vehicles. Just before...

Couple fined after kids left in car

A couple who left their three young children, including an infant, unattended in a hot car at St Marys has faced court this morning. The 34-year-old...

Man charged with stalking offences

A man will appear in court today over 41 alleged child stalking offences in Penrith. The man was arrested about 11am yesterday in Smith Street,...

Investigations continue after break-in at Penrith Library

Detectives are still on the scene at Penrith Library after an alleged break-in overnight. The library is currently closed while investigations are carried out, with...

Dog owner released on bail

The alleged owner of three dogs who mauled a police officer and two others at Penrith on Wednesday night has walked free from court. Kirk...

Man arranged to meet with teen in Penrith car park

A 33-year-old man will face Penrith Local Court today after being charged with online child procurement as part of a greater investigation into online...

Shooting victim was known to police

A man shot and killed outside a Stafford Street home in Kingswood this morning was a member of the Rebels motorcycle club, it’s understood. Just...

Woman who stabbed partner released on conditional bail

A woman who allegedly stabbed her partner at Kingswood on Wednesday night has been granted strict conditional bail. Seini Savieti, 33, fronted Penrith Local Court...

Missing Cranebrook woman most likely dead, Coroner says

Missing Cranebrook woman Cheryl Ardler is most likely dead, a NSW Coroner has ruled. Deputy State Coroner Teresa O'Sullivan says Ms Ardler, who has not...

Woman injured during unit brawl

Inquiries are continuing after a woman sustained minor injuries during a fight inside a Kingswood unit this morning. About 2.30am, emergency services were called to...

16 vehicles broken into at St Clair

Police are appealing for public assistance following a spate of car break-ins in the St Clair area at the weekend. In the early hours of...

St Marys restaurant robbed

Police are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery at a restaurant in St Marys overnight. Just before 11.15pm, a man approached a restaurant on...

Glenmore Park man charged by child abuse investigators

A man has been charged after allegedly producing and disseminating child abuse material. Detectives from the State Crime Command’s Child Abuse Squad commenced an investigation...

Woman handed good behaviour bond for hitting child

A woman sprung hitting a child across the head has been handed a nine-month good behaviour bond. Moira Foster fronted Penrith Local Court last Thursday...

Police search black Audi as investigations into fatal shooting continue

Detectives are re-appealing for information as investigations continue into the fatal shooting of a man in his driveway in Colyton last year. Shortly after 9pm on...

Child approached in Jordan Springs

Police are appealing for information after a child was approached in Jordan Springs yesterday. About 5.20pm on Thursday, a nine-year-old boy was outside a home on...

Robbery at Kingswood convenience store

Inquiries are continuing after a robbery at a Kingswood convenience store this morning. About 4.25am, two men, one of whom had a knife, entered the store on...

Car causes damage to two South Penrith homes

Police are still investigating after a driver of a vehicle ran into two houses yesterday morning. At about 4.40am on Monday, November 14, police were...

Man travelled more than 350 kilometres to meet up with teen for sex

A man who travelled more than 350 kilometres to Penrith on the pretence he was meeting a 14-year-old boy for sex has been refused...

Shop rises from the ashes

The owner of Body Beyond Belief in Penrith said he won’t give up on his business after a fire tore through the premises late...