Crime

Kingswood woman charged as part of email compromise scam

Four members of an alleged coordinated fraud syndicate have been charged as part of ongoing investigations into business email compromise scams across NSW. Earlier this...

Man robbed by three men on Derby Street

A man has suffered serious facial injuries after he was robbed at his home on Sunday. At about 12.00am on Sunday, February 21, the 26-year-old...

P-plater drove after 16 beers

A heavily intoxicated man who drove through a red light into oncoming traffic has walked away from court with a nine-month suspended sentence. Karlen Bell,...

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 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...

Meat thief ordered to stay behind bars

A clumsy thief caught red-handed with hundreds of dollars worth of pre-packaged meat has been ordered to spend more time behind bars. Sporting a bald...

Man injured, dog killed during pursuit

A teenager has been charged after a pursuit during which a pedestrian was injured and a dog was killed. About 3.50pm yesterday, police from Traffic...

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,...

Lauren Hickson’s killer fails in parole bid

Lauren Hickson's murderer will remain behind bars until at least March after his parole case was adjourned again this morning. Lauren was only four-years-old when...

Woman flouts driving ban

A woman busted driving disqualified twice in four days has been blasted for deliberately flouting the law. Siobhan Weber was told she would have been...

Alarming rise in ‘ice’ use in local area

The possession and use of amphetamines in the Penrith Local Government Area has increased by a staggering 50.9 per cent in a 12 month...

Man banned from JB Hi-Fi

A man who visited a pawn shop to ascertain the best goods to hock then proceeded to steal similar items from JB Hi-Fi has...

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...

Man blames lewd drawing for assault on partner

Christmas Day was anything but jolly for one woman who was attacked by her partner after an argument between the pair turned violent. Dressed in...

Man assaulted after trying to break up argument at Cambridge Gardens

A 44-year-old man from Cranebrook has been robbed and assaulted after attempting to break up an argument. At about 8.40pm on Friday, March 17, the...

Towner to stay behind bars – for now

In a small victory, the man who killed four-year-old Lauren Hickson in Emu Plains almost 30 years ago will remain in prison for at...

Oztag attacker to appeal suspended jail sentence

Trevor Riley, who punched an Oztag referee during a match last month, has been handed a 16-month suspended jail sentence today. However, it is understood...

Men charged over 2016 restaurant assault

Two men have been charged over an alleged serious assault at a restaurant in St Marys two years ago. In November 2015, the Criminal Groups...

Huge drug bust in South Penrith

A man has been charged and more than 100kg of prohibited drugs have been seized as part of an ongoing Organised Crime Squad investigation...

South Penrith man charged with attempted murder

Police have charged a man with attempted murder following an incident in South Penrith yesterday. About 6.30pm last night, emergency services were called to a...