Sunday, February 25, 2018

Crime

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...

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...

Pair on the run after robbery

Two men are on the run after they robbed a service station last night, armed with a machete and an iron bar. At about 9pm...

‘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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Knife wielder to stay behind bars

An offender who repeatedly armed himself with a knife has been told “this is not the Wild West or the jungle” before being ordered...

Arrest over Werrington death

Homicide Squad detectives have today arrested a man and a woman in relation to the death of a woman who was stabbed and...

Woman injured in Queen Street altercation

Police have charged a man after he allegedly struck a woman in the head at St Marys overnight. The 26-year-old man and 29-year-old woman, who...

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...

Police concerned over impersonations

Police are investigating two incidents of men impersonating police in Sydney’s west late last week. About 2.40am on Thursday October 16, a...

Man arrested after break and enter

A man has been arrested by police after he was allegedly involved in a break and enter incident before taking himself to the police...

Driver escapes, police officer injured

A police officer has suffered minor injuries following a pursuit through the western suburbs. About 2.50pm yesterday (Friday, April 7), officers attached to Penrith Highway...

Shopping centre needs an overhaul

The shop owners at the Hewitt Street centre in Colyton couldn't be prouder of their businesses and suburb, but they do believe they...

Man dies after car crashes into house

A tragic car crash in Glenmore Park claimed the life of an 84-year-old male earlier this evening. At 4.50pm police, paramedics...

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...

Ayres hits back over fire station claims

Penrith MP Stuart Ayres has hit back at Labor candidate Emma Husar over claims that lives are at risk because of local fire...

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...