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...

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...

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...

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...

Man injured, dog killed during pursuit

A teenager has been charged after a pursuit during which a pedestrian was injured and a dog was killed. About 3.50pm yesterday, police from Traffic...

Man found hurt inside St Clair home

A police investigation has commenced after a man was located in his St Clair home with head injuries. About 7pm last night, the 51-year-old injured...

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...

Towner to stay behind bars – for now

In a small victory, the man who killed four-year-old Lauren Hickson in Emu Plains almost 30 years ago will remain in prison for at...

‘Busting’ man pees on cop shop

A man who claimed he was 'busting' was caught relieving himself on the wall outside Penrith Police Station. On the morning of Thursday, September 21,...

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...

Man charged after incident at Penrith Railway Station

A man will face court this month after allegedly acting in an indecent manner on a train in Penrith. Just after 12am today, a man...

Man charged after allegedly trying to kidnap child

A Penrith man accused of kidnapping a toddler from a High Street shopping centre will remain behind bars after being denied bail this afternoon. Anthony...

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...

Friends mourn Hayley as police continue to investigate her suspicious death

The boyfriend of a woman who died in suspicious circumstances in Kingswood this morning has been charged with breaching an AVO. 21-year-old Hayley Mcclenahan-Ernst couldn't be...

Referee assaulted during OzTag match

A player has been charged with assaulting a referee during an Oz Tag match at St Marys yesterday. Just before 7.30pm last night, two groups...

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...

Man in critical condition after being shot in Erskine Park

Police have launched an investigation after a man was shot in Erskine Park tonight. Just before 9pm, emergency services were called to a house on...

Man robbed at knifepoint in St Marys

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following an armed robbery in St Marys this morning. About 9.30am, a 25-year-old man returned to his...

Man charged after station rampage

A man has been charged after allegedly damaging property, assaulting a man and intimidating train staff at Penrith yesterday. About 12pm on Sunday, a 24-year-old...

Man assaulted after trying to break up argument at Cambridge Gardens

A 44-year-old man from Cranebrook has been robbed and assaulted after attempting to break up an argument. At about 8.40pm on Friday, March 17, the...

Teen girls attack police and security guard

Two police officers and a security guard have been assaulted by teenagers after an attempted theft at Westfield Penrith on Monday afternoon. At around 3.45pm,...

Man to face court over Maccas theft

Police have arrested and charged a 40-year-old man after he entered McDonald's in Westfield Penrith in the early hours of Thursday, September 21. On entering...

Woman injured in CBD incident

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident in Penrith today. Ambulance paramedics and police were called to a walkway near Henry Street to reports...

Protective father assaulted daughter’s partner

A protective father who assaulted his daughter’s partner thinking she was in danger has been slapped with two good behaviour bonds. Craig Paul Lodding fronted...

Teen charged over fire in Cranebrook

A 16-year-old boy has been charged over the bushfire emergency in Cranebrook yesterday. Hundreds of fire fighters were called to the blaze on Vincent Road and...