Crime

Double honour at Panthers

Penrith Panthers stalwarts Don Feltis and Phil Gould have been given Queen's Birthday Honours for their decades of commitment to the NRL. ...

Costly drinks for two men

A man's drinking session the night before getting behind the wheel of his car has come back to haunt him, and serves as a...

Investigations continue after break-in at Penrith Library

Detectives are still on the scene at Penrith Library after an alleged break-in overnight. The library is currently closed while investigations are carried out, with...

Police continue to investigate kidnapping

Police are re-appealing for information relating to two vehicles as they continue to investigate a kidnapping in St Clair last year. About 9pm on Thursday,...

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 charged after alleged indecent texts

A man has been charged after allegedly sending indecent messages to a teenage girl in Penrith this week. On Monday, October 17, detectives from Penrith Local...

Bart Bassett promoted to Commission Chair

Londonderry MP Bart Bassett has been named the new chairman of the Police Integrity Commission (PIC) and the Crime Commission.   The...

Heartless thieves steal precious memories

Just after lunch last Friday, 76-year-old Betty Coleman left her Leonay home for lawn bowls practice. When she returned later that afternoon, it was obvious...

Kidnapped man had finger de-gloved

Three more men have been arrested for an alleged kidnapping and assault last month after investigations by the Gangs Squad and St Marys detectives. Strike...

Penrith detectives swoop on alleged child abusers

Detectives from the Child Abuse Squad’s Penrith office have arrested and charged three adults for the systematic and ongoing physical abuse of a young...

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...

Dog owner released on bail

The alleged owner of three dogs who mauled a police officer and two others at Penrith on Wednesday night has walked free from court. Kirk...

Victim was living in “rough conditions”

Police say 51-year-old Penrith woman Debbie Spencer was “living in rough conditions” when she was found unconscious in the CBD on Sunday morning. She sadly...

Shocking case of animal cruelty at Agnes Banks

Some 10 years of unnecessary starvation and death of hundreds of cows on a property in Agnes Banks is finally over. Since 2006, resident Yvonne...

Teens questioned after police chopper targeted by laser

Police say charges are likely to be laid after a police helicopter was targeted by a laser light over Cambridge Park earlier today. About 12.30am,...

‘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...

Man stabbed at Colyton

Police are appealing for assistance after a man was stabbed in Colyton this evening. About 6.45pm, emergency services responded to reports that a man had...

Tragic end to search for missing runner

The body of missing Emu Plains man Rhys Sutton has been found by police. Police and SES crews conducted a search for Mr Sutton after...

Man caught in compromising position

Penrith Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman caught a man in her front yard masturbating. At about 8am on Tuesday, July 28, the...

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 choked and kicked partner during unprovoked attack in St Marys

A man who choked and kicked his partner in the face and body during a violent “drug binge” at St Marys has been sentenced...

Man killed in horror crash

A man has been tragically killed in a horror crash between two trucks and a car at Erskine Park this evening. Emergency...

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...

Bail refused for man with taser, drugs

Police were contacted last week after a man armed with a taser entered a business premises on Sydney Street in Oxley Park. On Tuesday, June...

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. ...

Judge fumes over teen’s attitude

A District Court judge has lashed out at an apathetic teenager who fronted court in offensive attire. Wearing a black muscle shirt with the words...

Two local men arrested over shooting incident

An alleged member of the Hells Angels has today been arrested by Homicide Squad detectives investigating a shooting incident at Eastlakes in July...

Woman punches and kicks police during arrest

Just after midnight on Saturday, March 21, an 18-year-old female was asked to leave a local licensed venue on Peachtree Road, Penrith, but refused...

Weapons seized in raids

Three people have been arrested during raids relating to the sale of illegal weapons in western Sydney. Strike Force Bootle was established...

Strike Force set up to investigate Colyton shooting

A man who was fatally shot in Colyton last night has been named as Adrian Buxton. Just after 9pm last night, Thursday, May 19, police and...

Man’s daily walk to continue

An Emu Plains man charged with break and enter, shoplifting, and goods in custody offences will still have to report daily after his bail...

Truck safety not negotiable

Police with the assistance of Roads and Maritime Services have issued a driver with defect notices after his truck and trailer were pulled over...

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,...

Two real dummies: Duo to face court

Two men are due to appear in court this month for alleged malicious damage in the Penrith Westfield car park. At about 8.30pm on Monday,...

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...

Rebels President arrested at Kingswood

The President of the Rebels Windsor Chapter has been arrested and charged with the murder of a man on the Central Coast last year. About...

Suspicious fire destroys cars

Police are investigating after four vehicles were destroyed by fire at a unit block at Penrith this morning. Emergency services were alerted to the fire...

Man who escaped from prison arrested in Penrith

A man who escaped from a correctional centre near Bathurst earlier this week has been arrested in Penrith. Some time on Friday or Saturday last...

Wanderers fans in spotlight again

The Western Sydney Wanderers are again dealing with the issue of crowd behaviour after a Newcastle Jets fan revealed details of a sickening attack...

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...