Crime

Man charged with raft of offences are firearm discovery

A man has been charged with firearm and domestic violence offences after an incident in the Penrith area on Thursday. On Thursday, December 15, police...

Man assaulted after trying to break up domestic dispute

A man who assaulted a good Samaritan who tried to intervene in a domestic dispute will spend Christmas behind bars. Michael Morris, 21, appeared before...

Man told to stop exposing himself at traffic lights

A man who exposed himself at a set of traffic lights has been slapped with a hefty fine. Sakmann Dith faced Penrith Local Court last...

Woman fights back after man breaks in to her Kingswood home

Police are appealing for witnesses after an aggravated break and enter at Kingswood yesterday. About 10.45am on Tuesday, a woman, aged in her 60s, was...

Man charged after scrub fire

Police have charged a man after a small scrub fire in Londonderry yesterday. About 5pm, emergency services were called to Boscobel Road, Londonderry, to attend...

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...

Pensioner stored guns in couch and under his bed

A pensioner has been handed a 12-month suspended sentence and fined $3,000 after pleading guilty to a raft of firearms offences. Vincent Neil Doherty, 62,...

Man and woman charged after huge drug bust

A man and a woman have been charged with a total of 23 alleged drug offences following investigations into the ongoing supply of illicit...

Man charged following Emu Plains stabbing

A man has been charged with a number of offences after he allegedly stabbed two women in Emu Plains last night. Just before midnight on...

Women left with critical injuries following stabbing

A man is in custody after allegedly stabbing two women in Emu Plains last night. Just before midnight last night, police and emergency services were...

Street racer had unrestrained kids in car

Police who stopped two alleged street racers in Kingswood last night located two unrestrained children in the back seat of one of the vehicles. Just before...

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...

Man jailed over alcohol-fuelled attack

A magistrate has blatantly made an example out of a man in a bid to stamp out atrocious alcohol-fuelled violence. Magistrate Ian McRae sentenced Damien...

Woman handed good behaviour bond for hitting child

A woman sprung hitting a child across the head has been handed a nine-month good behaviour bond. Moira Foster fronted Penrith Local Court last Thursday...

Money stolen in pizza shop robbery

Police from Penrith Local Area Command are investigating the circumstances surrounding the robbery of an Eagle Boys pizza shop overnight. About 10.30pm last night, two...

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...

Dog owner faces court

The owner of three dogs alleged to have viciously attacked three people, including a police officer, in Penrith last night has faced court. Kirk Wake,...

Police officer among three attacked by dogs

A Penrith police officer is set to undergo surgery today after she sustained serious injuries, along with two other people, when they were attacked by...

Greyhound trainer wants evidence thrown out, court hears

A Londonderry greyhound trainer embroiled in the live baiting scandal has had his application to permanently stay the criminal proceedings against him refused. Zeki Ray...

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...

Police issue appeal after children approached

Police are appealing for public assistance after a seven-year-old boy and a nine-year-old girl were approached by a man in Werrington County earlier this week. About...

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...

Dangerous times ahead for fire crews

Fire crews are warning of a dangerous summer ahead after a bushfire in Londonderry and Llandilo threatened homes yesterday, the second major bushfire in just two...

Man charged with alleged child pornography offence

A man will face Penrith Local Court next month, charged by detectives after a covert online investigation into child exploitation. Strike Force Trawler is an...

Woman uses hot tea in attempt to fend off handbag thief

A woman was allegedly robbed outside Nepean Hospital this week. At about 5.25am on Tuesday, November 8, a 48-year-old woman was walking along Derby Street,...

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...

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...

Teen charged over fire in Cranebrook

A 16-year-old boy has been charged over the bushfire emergency in Cranebrook yesterday. Hundreds of fire fighters were called to the blaze on Vincent Road and...

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...

Man sentenced over one-punch attack

A one-punch perpetrator will spend at least the next 20 months behind bars after he was sentenced at Penrith District Court last week. Corey Symons...

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...

Woman assaulted at Cobham

A worker at the Cobham Juvenile Justice Centre was reportedly forced to hide in a bathroom after being allegedly assaulted at the St Marys...

Robbery at Kingswood convenience store

Inquiries are continuing after a robbery at a Kingswood convenience store this morning. About 4.25am, two men, one of whom had a knife, entered the store on...

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...

Massage therapist charged with indecent assault

A massage therapist will appear in court next month after allegedly indecently assaulting a customer in Penrith yesterday. About 11am yesterday, Thursday, October 20, 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...

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...

Man still on the run after robbery outside Penrith Station

A woman has had her expensive necklace stolen after a man allegedly ripped it from her chest in a scary attack outside Penrith Station...

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...

Mother escapes conviction over motorcycle crash

A 35-year-old mother who collided with a motorcyclist caught in her blind spot, has cried tears of relief after her charge was thrown out...