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...

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...

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...

Spate of drink driving offences

There's been a spate of drink driving offences recorded in the local area over the past week, with motorists being reminded that every police...

Man injured during violent home invasion

A man has been hospitalised following a violent robbery at a Luddenham property yesterday afternoon. About 1.15pm yesterday, a 59-year-old man was at the rear...

Child found in car with drugs and unconscious parents

A man and woman will face Penrith Local Court next month on drug and child neglect charges. About 11.45pm on Wednesday, September 28, officers attached...

Dog owner faces court

The owner of three dogs alleged to have viciously attacked three people, including a police officer, in Penrith last night has faced court. Kirk Wake,...

Man charged over historic child sex offences in Penrith

A 51-year-old man has been arrested and charged with multiple sexual assault matters involving minors which occurred between 1987 and 1998 in the Penrith...

Angry driver scolded for taking matters into his own hands

A man who intentionally rammed a vehicle off the road in an attempt to get the driver to stop has been slammed by a...

Trio guilty of horrifying gang rape

Three men have been found guilty of gang raping a teenage girl at a St Clair house party after footage of the assault was...

Police hunt for man after shopping centre incident

Police have released CCTV images following an act of indecency at a South Penrith shopping centre. About 5.10pm yesterday, a six-year-old boy entered a public bathroom...

Refused bail over stalking charges

A man who allegedly stalked a Jamison High School student over the course of six years has been refused bail for the second time...

Nine-month-old girl dies after being found in bathtub at St Marys

A nine-month-old girl died in hospital this week after she was found in the bath at her North St Marys home unconscious. Just after 10am...

Man charged after scrub fire

Police have charged a man after a small scrub fire in Londonderry yesterday. About 5pm, emergency services were called to Boscobel Road, Londonderry, to attend...

Witnesses help police nail alleged crims

A 31-year-old female and a 37-year-old male from Emu Plains have been arrested after keen eyed witnesses reported their suspicious behaviour to police. At about...

Man jailed after unsavoury incidents involving women

A Penrith man who exposed himself to a teenager on a train and stalked a woman in the female toilet block of a local...

Cash stolen during armed robbery

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the robbery of a service station in Werrington overnight. Shortly after 10pm on Monday, a man entered the Dunheved Road...

$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...

Stabbing accused released into care

Clinton Walker, the man accused of stabbing his mother and girlfriend with a sword and machete at Emu Plains last year, has been granted...

Kingswood house robbed twice in 12 hours

Police are investigating a home invasion in Kingswood this morning involving up to four perpetrators. Multiple police vehicles and detectives filled the small cul-de-sac at...

Man assaulted during violent home invasion

Inquiries are underway after a man was injured in a home invasion at Londonderry overnight. About 12.30am today, two men forced their way into a...

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,...

Officer assaulted after spotting man with knives in Penrith CBD

A police officer has been assaulted after a struggle with a man brandishing a knife in the Penrith CBD earlier today. Around Midday today, officers...

Car crashes into house in “possible domestic violence incident”

A man has been arrested after a car crashed into a home in St Marys this afternoon in what police are describing as a...

Man found guilty of animal cruelty

A man caught “flogging” his puppy on a busy Penrith street has been found guilty of animal cruelty. Leo Giuliano fronted Penrith Local Court on...

Ice addict jailed after gas dispute turns nasty

An ice addict who held his neighbour hostage with knives and a baseball bat amid concerns he was stealing his gas has been sentenced...

Cannabis house found in Werrington

A man has been charged after police uncovered a hydroponic cannabis house in Werrington yesterday. Just before 7am on Tuesday, officers from North West Metropolitan...

Woman fights back after man breaks in to her Kingswood home

Police are appealing for witnesses after an aggravated break and enter at Kingswood yesterday. About 10.45am on Tuesday, a woman, aged in her 60s, was...

Woman busted drink driving with four children in her car

A woman has been caught drink driving with four children in her car at Cranebrook. Police were patrolling Goldmark Crescent, Cranebrook about 3.45pm yesterday when officers stopped...

Man who posted serious threats online jailed for 18 months

A suspected home-grown terrorist living in Colyton has been sentenced to 18 months jail after making a number of disturbing and violent threats online. Ciaron...

Service station robbed at knifepoint

Police are calling for witnesses after a Penrith service station was robbed at knifepoint last night, with the alleged offender still on the run. At...

Firearms stolen during break-in at Leonay

Police are investigating the theft of four firearms after a break and enter in Leonay this week. Sometime between 9pm on Wednesday, July 20 and 5.45am...

Bobby The Brave’s abuser sentenced for horrific bashing

Glenmore Park toddler Bobby Webber’s abuser has been sentenced to a maximum of 12 years and six months behind bars. Andrew Nolan appeared in Darlinghurst...

Man in serious condition after stabbing

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was stabbed in Kingswood overnight. Emergency services were called to Wainwright Lane, Kingswood just before 10.30pm following...