Crime

Neville Towner to stay behind bars until at least January

The man who killed four-year-old Lauren Hickson in Emu Plains almost 30 years ago will stay behind bars until early next year. Neville Towner’s parole...

Crim who claimed he was a twin jailed for nine months

A man who claimed he was an identical twin when his DNA was found at a St Marys crime scene will spend the next...

Men injured and car stolen during violent home invasion in Jamisontown

Police are investigating after a home invasion left two men injured in Jamisontown. Just before 1am today, two men believed to be in their late...

Referee assaulted during OzTag match

A player has been charged with assaulting a referee during an Oz Tag match at St Marys yesterday. Just before 7.30pm last night, two groups...

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...

Brothers to appeal jail sentence over assault

A mother has been left reeling after her two young sons were jailed in a shock determination. Latrell Isaiah Harvey, 20, and Denzel Harvey, 19,...

Car crashes into house in “possible domestic violence incident”

A man has been arrested after a car crashed into a home in St Marys this afternoon in what police are describing as a...

Trio guilty of horrifying gang rape

Three men have been found guilty of gang raping a teenage girl at a St Clair house party after footage of the assault was...

Woman refused bail after police chase

A woman has been charged with high-range drink-driving after hitting a police car, then leading officers on a short chase. About 11am yesterday, an officer...

Duo charged with drug offences

A man and woman will face court charged with drug offences after a vehicle stop in the Penrith area. In May 2017, Strike Force Teamster,...

Teen hit with multiple charges following Glenmore Park break-in

A teenager has been charged following investigations into an alleged break-in at Glenmore Park yesterday. About 9am yesterday, three males allegedly entered the backyard of...

Serial groper to stay behind bars

A serial groper charged with indecently assaulting females at Penrith and St Marys will remain in custody after his matter was mentioned in court...

Man charged over indecent assaults

Police have charged a man following investigations into a number of indecent assaults of women at Penrith yesterday. About 12.30pm on Wednesday, a 26-year-old woman...

Man charged after allegedly trying to kidnap child

A Penrith man accused of kidnapping a toddler from a High Street shopping centre will remain behind bars after being denied bail this afternoon. Anthony...

No pity: Magistrate sends woman back to jail

An inmate busted with secreted contraband after she took receipt of drugs and tobacco from a visiting relative has earned herself more time in...

Man charged over indecent assault on train

A man has been charged after allegedly indecently assaulting a woman on a train in Penrith. Just after 3.45am on Sunday, May 14, police will allege...

Man in trouble after weeing on police car

A man from the Blue Mountains forgot about CCTV when he drunkenly urinated on a police car last weekend. At 11.50pm on Saturday, July 8,...

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...

Car linked to murder case found in Jamisontown

Detectives investigating the murder of teenager Brayden Dillon in Glenfield earlier this year have found a vehicle linked to the case in an underground...

Kingswood house robbed twice in 12 hours

Police are investigating a home invasion in Kingswood this morning involving up to four perpetrators. Multiple police vehicles and detectives filled the small cul-de-sac at...