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 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...

$14 flowers cost teenager more than $300 in fines

A teenager caught with a stolen bouquet of flowers has been slapped with a stinging fine. Tyrone Edward Salamba, 18, fronted Penrith Local Court on...

Man denied bail over frightening incident

A man who allegedly threatened to set his mother alight during a heated argument has been denied bail. Marc Robert Nicholson appeared before Penrith Local...

Woman and baby forced to hide in bathroom

A woman and her baby have locked themselves in a bathroom in an attempt to protect themselves from her ex-partner. Police attended a residence at...

Homeless man to spend time behind bars

A homeless man found with a replica pistol has been sentenced to 10 months behind bars. Expecting to meet someone armed, police swooped on Kenneth...

Drink driving mum escapes jail time

A Cranebrook mother busted high-range drink driving with four kids in the car has dodged jail time. Lisa Caroline Johnson, 34, faced Penrith Local Court...

Officer assaulted during violent altercation

A police officer was grabbed by the neck and swung to the ground following a violent altercation in North St Marys last weekend. At about...

Guns stolen during Luddenham break-in

An investigation has commenced following the theft firearms during a break-in at Luddenham on Friday night. About 11.30pm on Friday, an 85-year-old woman was at...

Fighting mums slapped with good behaviour bonds

Two mothers involved in an alcohol fueled ‘catfight’ have been ordered to enter into good behaviour bonds. Rebecca Dunn, 36, and Rachel Nicole Sait, 29,...

Man still on the run after robbery outside Penrith Station

A woman has had her expensive necklace stolen after a man allegedly ripped it from her chest in a scary attack outside Penrith Station...

Police officer among three attacked by dogs

A Penrith police officer is set to undergo surgery today after she sustained serious injuries, along with two other people, when they were attacked by...

Man fights off masked robbers

A 57-year-old Penrith man has escaped with some bruising and minor lacerations after a home invasion on Tuesday morning. At about 1.45am on February 7,...

Teens charged over carjacking, kidnapping

Two teenagers are due in court today charged over the alleged carjacking and kidnapping of a man at Penrith last September. An 18-year-old man was...

Serial groper to stay behind bars

A serial groper charged with indecently assaulting females at Penrith and St Marys will remain in custody after his matter was mentioned in court...

Man assaulted with walking stick at Werrington

A man has been injured after he was struck with his own walking stick during a robbery at a train station at Werrington yesterday. Between...