Crime

Chappo's chase

Local businessman Graham Chapman is known for the variety of work he does in the Penrith community, but he's now proven himself as...

Enough is enough

Police in St Marys will tackle hoodlum behaviour and irresponsible partying in a major operation to launch this week. The annual 'Operation...

Residents homeless after fire

A devastating fire has severely damaged a block of units in Haynes Street, Penrith, displacing many local residents whilst reconstruction work takes place....

Frightening incident at Cranebrook

Police have charged a man with trespassing, assault and possession of an unauthorised pistol after an incident in Cranebrook. About 7pm last night,...

Reports of shooting at Kingswood

Police are appealing for public assistance following reports of a shooting at Kingswood. Shortly before 2.30pm yesterday, a 23-year-old man attended a...

Man dies in Emu Plains stabbing

A man has died after he was stabbed in Emu Plains this afternoon. Just after 5pm police were called to a home on...

Fire emergency in Penrith

A major fire emergency is underway tonight after a fire that started in Springwood this afternoon jumped the Nepean River and started to...

Man punched former partner five times, court hears

A man who punched his former partner five times, including a number of times to the face, has escaped with a good behaviour bond....

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...

Arrest over historic sex assaults

Police are again encouraging victims of sexual assault to come forward, no matter how long ago the incidents occurred, following the arrest of a...

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,...

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...

Police out in force

NSW Police are warning all drivers to ‘Slow Down’ this long weekend in a commitment to reducing the state’s road toll. ...

Drugs, cash found in car

Police from the Gangs Squad’s Strike Force Raptor have charged a Rebels nominee with drug offences after more than six kilograms of cannabis was...

Driver survives horror crash

A man has somehow survived this horror car accident at St Marys - but that's where his luck will end. The 22-year-old...

Man dies at Penrith dance festival

A 23-year-old man has died at the DefQon.1 music festival in Penrith. Police say they will prepare a report for the Coroner after...

Four women on the run

Police are searching for four women missing from a transitional centre in Emu Plains. Deanne Daley, 20, Jamie Duckett, 30, Jade...

We've all gone mad

I received a text message late on Monday night from a dedicated Penrith Panthers fan, warning me that a story would break in the...

Fire continues to burn

A large fire continues to burn out of control across bushland in Castlereagh, Cranebrook and Londonderry, in close proximity to local homes, businesses...

Worksite argument turns deadly

A man was stabbed to death at a St Clair construction site this week after an argument with a co-worker turned deadly. ...