Sunday, August 9, 2020

Crime

Teens charged after police track stolen car to St Clair

Police have arrested two wanted 14-year-olds after they were caught driving a stolen car in St Clair.

Shotgun, drugs and pokies found at Cranebrook house

Detectives have charged a Cranebrook man after seizing a shotgun, three poker machines and prohibited drugs following an investigation into the alleged possession of illegal firearms.

False alarm: CCTV proves toddler wasn’t assaulted

Police no longer believe an assault took place at play centre.

Two-year-old sexually assaulted at play centre in Penrith

Detectives from the Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad are investigating the sexual assault of a toddler at a play centre in Penrith. 

Man threatened to burn down mother’s house, court hears

A Penrith man who threatened to burn down his mother’s house before holding a steak knife to her throat has escaped full-time jail.

Police bust man with stolen toilet paper from railway station

A toilet paper thief has been charged after he was caught stealing supplies from a public toilet at Kingswood Railway Station.

Pokies, golf products stolen from club

Police investigate robbery at St Marys.

Ice dealer jailed, slammed by magistrate

A Caddens 'ice' dealer will spend the next 12 months behind bars after the presiding magistrate refused to impose a community-based jail sentence.

Woman fined after ugg boot theft

A barefooted woman was caught red handed after attempting to leave a Penrith store wearing a pair of stolen ugg boots.

Man jailed after assaulting police officers

The man threw punches and attempted to head butt the officers.

Man expected to appeal after lawyer, magistrate go head to head on drug sentencing

A man busted with more than nine grams of cocaine has been jailed for six months.

Man charged after woman stabbed at Cambridge Gardens

A man will appear in court today, charged after a woman was found with a stab wound to the leg on Monday.

Man jailed for assault on niece

A Kingswood man who molested his six-year-old niece has been jailed for five years and seven months.

St Marys teen arrested over station affray

A fourth teenager has been arrested today over an alleged armed affray at a train station earlier this month.

Werrington man jailed after trying to procure teen for sex

Werrington man Michael Amery has been jailed for two years and six months after trying to procure a 14-year-old girl online for sex.

Sex offender jailed for three years

Glenmore Park sex offender Michael Slegers has been jailed for three years for grooming two 10-year-old boys online.

Coroner finds Penrith dentist was killed by her ex-partner

An inquest has found that Penrith dentist Preethi Reddy died at the hands of her ex-boyfriend in a Sydney hotel room.

Man busted after police posed as teen online

A man from Warragamba will face court today.

Glenmore Park sex offender to learn fate

Sex offender was “lonely”, expresses “deep sense of shame”.

Drug bust linked to Vietnamese crime syndicate

A man believed to be linked to a Vietnamese Organised Crime Syndicate has been busted with a hydroponic set up to the street value of $1.3 million inside his Leonay home.