Crime

Duo fined over work thefts

A man and woman have been convicted of stealing and ordered to pay compensation to the business targeted in the theft. Earlier...

House fire at St Clair suspicious, say police

Police are appealing for witnesses after a house fire in St Clair last night. About 8.30pm on Sunday night, police and emergency services...

Double demerits in force

Double demerit points are in force from midnight tonight as NSW Police plead for no repeat of last year’s horror Queen’s Birthday long...

Man breaks into retirement home

A man remains behind bars after breaking into a local retirement home, stealing property and intimidating elderly residents. The 21-year-old, who...

Kingswood store held up

Police are investigating an armed robbery where a man was allegedly threatened with a knife in Kingswood. About 8.50pm yesterday, a man...

Elderly couple help police detain shoplifter

An elderly couple are being praised by police after helping officers in their search for a man who stole goods from a major shopping...

Man attacked on train

A man has been arrested after an alleged assaulted with a rock on a train travelling towards Penrith overnight. About 11.20pm last night,...

Gun found during vehicle search

Police have found a handgun after a van was stopped and searched at St Marys on Friday night. Highway Patrol officers stopped...

Man charged after child sex sting

Detectives from State Crime Command’s Sex Crimes Squad have charged a man after a covert online investigation into child exploitation. Strike Force Trawler is an...

Luck and quick thinking recovers stolen truck

The sharp eyes of two business employees led to the recovery of a stolen truck worth $100,000 in Penrith yesterday. About 4pm on...

Puzzling mystery of missing mum

Cheryl Ardler was a loving mum, a passionate football fan and part of a close-knit family. But her life and her...

Man charged over library break-in

Police have charged a man in regards to the break-in at Penrith Library almost two weeks ago. The break-in was discovered by staff members of...

Teen busted driving at 200km/h

A teenager has had his driving privileges suspended after being detected allegedly driving at 200 km/h with three passengers at St Marys overnight. About 11pm...

Police make dent in local drugs scene

Police investigating the supply of drugs within the Penrith area have charged four men with a range of offences. Officers from Penrith Local Area Command...

Man dies in crash at Luddenham

Police will prepare a report for the information of the Coroner after the death of a man in a single vehicle crash at Luddenham...

We've had enough

Local licensed stores and venues are sick and tired of patrons failing to go home after being asked to leave a venue and...

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...

Shotgun found after men flee police

A loaded sawn-off shotgun was found in a Kingswood park by police officers last night after two males fled from police. Officers attached to St...

Man was carrying knives and a hammer in Penrith

Police have arrested a man at gunpoint after he was walking along streets in Penrith carrying knives and a hammer. At about 10.30am on Friday,...

Man assaults police during arrest

A man will appear in court today after allegedly assaulting police in Werrington last night. About 11.30pm, police from St Marys 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...

Elderly man dies after being hit by car

An elderly man has died following a fatal pedestrian collision in Penrith. About 7pm last night, emergency services were called to the Great...

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...

Man seriously assaulted at St Marys

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was seriously assaulted in St Marys this morning. About 4am today, police were called to Queen Street,...

Police investigate Colyton armed robbery

Police have established a crime scene following an armed robbery in Colyton. About 1.30am today, a man entered a service...

Police ground 'Brothers'

A number of ‘Brothers for Life’ members will appear before Burwood Local Court today after being charged in relation to a home invasion...

Teen still hasn’t found dress sense

A teenager who fronted court wearing a “thug life” muscle shirt has returned sporting another piece of inappropriate attire. Faufata Filipo, 18, came under fire...

Glenmore Park man busted drink-driving

A man has been charged after he was allegedly drink-driving in Glenmore Park this week. On Monday, July 7 at about 10.25am, the man was...

Vicious road rage incident in Penrith

An alleged road rage incident involved a crowbar and a man punching another man numerous times in Penrith last week. At about 8pm on Wednesday,...

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...

Woman arrested over trailer theft

A woman has been arrested at a High Street address this week over the alleged theft of a trailer from a Warrimoo home...

Attempted robbery at hotel

Police are investigating the attempted armed robbery of a hotel at Kingswood overnight. Just before 10.30pm on Sunday, a female employee was...

Labor says hospital's in pain

State Opposition Leader John Robertson met with local Labor candidates at Nepean Hospital today to raise concerns about staffing levels and speculation about...

Police trial new education program

Despite being illegal and detrimental to a young person's health, more and more youth are turning to drugs and alcohol. A...

Woman stabbed at Glenmore Park

A woman has been hospitalised with stab wounds after an incident at a home in Glenmore Park this afternoon. About 5.40pm today, emergency services were...

Thief found after hiding in bushes near police station

We've found Penrith's worst hide-and-seek player. Police were called to the Penrith Valley Inn last week after reports of a break and enter in a...

Teen fined for construction thefts

An 18-year-old who was caught stealing building equipment and supplies has been given a total of $1,832 of fines by Penrith Court. ...

Man in hospital after random attack

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was assaulted in Kingswood last night. About 10pm on Friday, December 2, police and emergency services...

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...

Police say home invasion was “targeted”

Police are investigating a home invasion in South Penrith this morning. Just after 3am today, police were called to Fragar Road, South Penrith after reports of...