Crime

‘Bound and gagged’ woman charged

The story of a Glenmore Park woman who was allegedly tied up and assaulted in her home earlier this month has taken a dramatic...

Arrests over Colyton armed robbery

Police have charged a teenage boy with armed robbery and an adult male with firearm offences after executing a search warrant. Investigators from the Metropolitan Robbery Unit...

Woman found bound and gagged inside Glenmore Park home

Police believe a Glenmore Park woman was specifically targeted in a bizarre and frightening attack that left her bound and gagged in her home...

Appeal lodged as Bobby’s fight for justice continues

Bobby Webber’s fight for justice has yet another chapter to play out. A month after Bobby’s abuser was sentenced to a minimum of eight years...

Registration plates lead to man’s arrest

A man is due to appear in court next month after driving with registration plates that belonged to a different car than his. At about...

Cash stolen during armed robbery

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the robbery of a service station in Werrington overnight. Shortly after 10pm on Monday, a man entered the Dunheved Road...

Man charged after child sex sting

Detectives from State Crime Command’s Sex Crimes Squad have charged a man after a covert online investigation into child exploitation. Strike Force Trawler is an...

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...

Vandal caught on camera pulling down podiatry clinic’s sign

A St Marys family owned podiatry clinic has captured footage of a vandal waving to security cameras before tearing down their sign. Owner of A...

Graffiti artist given chance to turn life around

A graffiti artist caught defacing a train has finally been brought to justice. London Fisher, 20, faced Penrith Local Court via video link last Thursday...

Man jailed after inviting mate to have sex with underage teen

A 19-year-old who invited his friend to have sex with an underage teen against her wishes has been sentenced to a maximum four years...

‘Busting’ man pees on cop shop

A man who claimed he was 'busting' was caught relieving himself on the wall outside Penrith Police Station. On the morning of Thursday, September 21,...

350 cannabis plants found in Emu Plains drug bust

Police have seized nearly 350 cannabis plants worth $1.75 million from a home in Emu Plains. About 10.30am yesterday, police from the Penrith Proactive Crime...

Woman kept behind bars after detaining man in Kingswood home

A Kingswood mother who allegedly detained and assaulted a man before robbing him of cash and his phone has been denied bail. Rachel Douglas, 28,...

Woman blows five times legal limit after crash

A woman will be charged after colliding with a bus and blowing over five times the legal limit in Penrith. About 6.30pm last night, a...

Police investigate after shots fired into Caddens house

Shots have reportedly been fired into a house in Caddens this afternoon. Police were called to Valencia Street at around 2.20pm today following reports shots...

Man injured during violent home invasion

A man has been hospitalised following a violent robbery at a Luddenham property yesterday afternoon. About 1.15pm yesterday, a 59-year-old man was at the rear...

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...

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,...

Man charged over historic child sex offences in Penrith

A 51-year-old man has been arrested and charged with multiple sexual assault matters involving minors which occurred between 1987 and 1998 in the Penrith...