Crime

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...

Vandal caught on camera pulling down podiatry clinic’s sign

A St Marys family owned podiatry clinic has captured footage of a vandal waving to security cameras before tearing down their sign. Owner of A...

Woman finds intruder in Jamisontown unit

Police are appealing for information from the public after a man broke into a home while a woman was in the shower. ...

Teen arrested after trying to rob service station

A 16-year-old boy allegedly attempted to rob two employees at a service station in the early hours of Saturday morning. At about 12.15am on Saturday,...

Robbers flee empty handed

Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted armed robbery of a pizza restaurant at St Marys last night. About 10.30pm on Thursday night, two...

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...

Woman killed in bizarre driveway accident

An elderly woman has been tragically killed in a bizarre driveway accident in Glenmore Park. About 7.10 this morning, emergency services were...

Trio to face court

Three people will face court over alleged driving and illicit drug offences following a vehicle stop in Kingswood, which resulted in police locating...

Teen charged after running from crash

Officers were called to the intersection of York Street and Napier Avenue in Emu Plains on the weekend after reports of a vehicle collision. Just...

Man approached eight-year-old girl in toilet

A man has been arrested following an alleged child approach incident in Penrith earlier this week. About 8am on Tuesday, an eight-year-old girl entered the...

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...

Robbery at St Marys post office

Police are appealing for information following the robbery of a post office at St Marys yesterday. About 2.15pm Tuesday, a man walked into the shop...

Man refused bail after being charged with raft of offences

An associate of the Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang has been charged with offences relating to child grooming and the transmission of indecent material to...

Lessons from the past

When you choose not to get behind the wheel of a car after you’ve been drinking, what’s the real reason? Is it that...

Man charged after stealing bobcat

A man has been charged after allegedly stealing a bobcat at Glenmore Park earlier this morning. About 3.50am, police were called after a man was...

Man runs from accident scene

Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash in Luddenham to come forward after the driver failed to stop at the scene. ...

Man sentenced over drug haul

A drug mule sprung at St Marys with a boot load of ecstasy has been sentenced to eight years in jail. Andrew Nick Georgiou, aged...

Late night stroll turns ugly

A late night stroll turned ugly for a North St Marys man. The 35-year-old was hauled before Penrith Local Court this week after...

Teacher arrested over online grooming of teen girls

A school teacher from Sydney’s west has been arrested and charged for child grooming offences committed over a social media network. Earlier...

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 child grooming offences

A man has been charged with child grooming offences after an investigation by police. On Thursday, January 7, a female child in Queensland was using...

Car destroyed by fire at Colyton

Police are appealing for public assistance after a car was found alight in Colyton this morning. Just before 1.30am, emergency services were called to Sykes...

Enough is enough

Police in St Marys will tackle hoodlum behaviour and irresponsible partying in a major operation to launch this week. The annual 'Operation...

Trio hurt in violent home invasion

Inquiries are continuing after three males forced their way into an Erskine Park home overnight. About 7.50pm last night, emergency services were called to Skylark...

Police investigate cockfighting claims

Police attended a home on Bowman Road in Londonderry last weekend after they were tipped off about suspected cockfighting going on at the residence. At about 12pm...

Man steals cash register from servo

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a service station in St Marys this morning. About 1.40am, a man entered a service station on the Great...

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...

$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...

Bizarre home invasion in Luddenham

A man is in custody following an alleged home invasion in Luddenham overnight. Shortly before 7pm yesterday last night, police responded to reports of a...

Baby in coma after attack

A Penrith man has been refused bail after fronting court charged with beating and burning his girlfriend's 10-month-old son on Sunday afternoon. The baby boy...

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...

Passenger does runner after crash

Inquiries are continuing after a single vehicle crash in Cranebrook last night. About 7.15pm, emergency services were called to the intersection of Pensax...

Youth detained following threats

A teenager has been spoken to by police, following a high profile operation at a school in Cambridge Park yesterday, after threats were...

Police search for group of attackers

A Castlereagh man has gone through a frightening experience after he came home to find eight unknown people inside his premises.  The...

Mariners pose huge threat

The Western Sydney Wanderers play the blockbuster match of A-League round 25 when they visit the Central Coast Mariners on Saturday night with...

Man charged over 2013 crash

A man will face court today after being charged in relation to a fail-to-stop crash at Erskine Park in 2013. About 3.55am on Wednesday, September 25,...

Statement from Nepean Hospital

The following statement has been issued by Nepean Hospital A police officer and a Nepean Hospital security guard are receiving care at Nepean Hospital after...

Woman’s car stolen at knifepoint

A woman has been left shaken after a man stole her car at knifepoint from the driveway of her St Clair home. The 40-year-old woman stopped...

50 years of loyalty

After 50 years dedicating himself to the same profession, the same company and never taking more than two weeks’ sick leave, Robert ‘Bob’...

Another bikie charged over assault and kidnapping

A 23-year-old member of the Rebels Penrith chapter has been arrested and charged in relation to the kidnapping and assault of a man...