Crime

Man assaulted in brazen attack

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a brutal attack on a major Penrith street. At about 4.30pm on...

Laneway that divides a community

A small laneway divides the grounds of Our Lady of the Way primary school in Emu Plains, but the lane’s possible closure has...

Easter egg heist foiled

Two women have been caught trying to steal $700 worth of goods, including a large amount of Easter eggs, by disguising them as...

Police out in force this weekend

NSW Police are urging all motorists to ‘Go Slow’ and remain patient on the state’s roads ahead of the Anzac Day long weekend...

Ayres picks up new portfolio

State Penrith MP Stuart Ayres has retained his Fair Trading portfolio and picked up Sports and Recreation as Mike Baird stamps his authority...

Police to interview injured pair

An investigation in underway after two men were found injured at Mulgoa in the early hours of this morning. Police and emergency...

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...

Cops on the hunt… for Easter eggs

St Marys Police officers will be tackling a different sort of hunt next weekend, one that will be considerably more enjoyable than the...

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...

Dramatic end to chase

Five people, including a 14-year-old girl, took police on a whirlwind chase through Penrith in the early hours of Sunday morning, in a...

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...

O'Farrell announces Penrith jobs boost

Penrith will be the new home of the Department of Sport and Recreation, NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell has confirmed. Mr O’Farrell today...

Mystery surrounds incident at Londonderry

Two men were beaten and stabbed in a Londonderry street last night in what police are investigating may have been an OMCG beef....

Booze thief busted

Penrith’s mystery liquor thief, allegedly responsible for stealing $4,013 of alcohol from local bottle shops, has been identified and charged. ...

Our forgotten courts

For the majority of the week, St Marys tennis courts near Blair Oval are locked up and unused. But Oxley Park...

Man injured in serious crash

A man has been freed from his car after it crashed at Werrington in the early hours of this morning. Police were...

RBB say Wanderers are trying to divide supporters

The Western Sydney Wanderers and some of its most ardent supporters are on a collision course after the Red and Black Bloc (RBB)...

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...

Duo charged over St Clair home invasion

Two men have been arrested and charged over an alleged home invasion at St Clair yesterday. About 1:15am on Monday, a 27-year-old woman...

Horrifying ordeal for family

Police are looking for a 4WD stolen after a couple were threatened in their home at St Clair this morning. A 27-year-old woman...

Elderly man charged with armed robbery

A man has been charged following an alleged armed robbery at a shop at Kingswood. About 11.30am last Thursday, a...

Man hurt in Emu Heights brawl

A man has been injured after a brawl broke out at a house in Emu Heights overnight. Police say they were called...

Major car re-birthing syndicate uncovered

Police have commenced an investigation into an alleged motor vehicle theft and re-birthing syndicate operating out of St Marys. Earlier this week,...

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...

Female police officer assaulted

Two men will appear before court following the alleged assault of a police woman in Penrith. At about 5am on Sunday,...

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...

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...

Man shot at pub

Police have charged three people after a man attended Nepean Hospital overnight with a gunshot wound to his lower leg. ...

Man charged over two robberies

A man has been charged over the alleged knife-point robbery of a woman on a train earlier this month. The 21-year-old Penrith...

Police urge football fans to behave

Extra police will be deployed to ensure the safety of football fans at Saturday night’s A-League derby between Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney...

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 found with hidden camera

Police have charged a man who was found in a local shopping centre filming the public with what is believed to be a "spy...

Teen stabbed in wild brawl

A 17-year-old boy has been stabbed during a brawl at Colyton overnight. Police from St Marys Local Area Command are investigating 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 wakes from coma following assault

A man has woken from an induced coma after being knocked to the ground at a fast food restaurant in Penrith over the...

New cops on the beat

The local area’s police force has grown stronger by nine, after new officers joined Penrith and St Marys Local Area Commands. ...

Woman jailed over false accusations

A woman told police her ex-partner was discharging a firearm in a public street, prompting a major response, but the accusation was later proved...

315 cannabis plants found at Penrith house

Six people are due to face court today following the alleged discovery of a hydroponic set- up in Penrith. Following ongoing investigations, officers...

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...

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...