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...

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...

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...

Ayres picks up new portfolio

State Penrith MP Stuart Ayres has retained his Fair Trading portfolio and picked up Sports and Recreation as Mike Baird stamps his authority...

Woman injured in CBD incident

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident in Penrith today. Ambulance paramedics and police were called to a walkway near Henry Street to reports...

Protective father assaulted daughter’s partner

A protective father who assaulted his daughter’s partner thinking she was in danger has been slapped with two good behaviour bonds. Craig Paul Lodding fronted...

Teen charged over fire in Cranebrook

A 16-year-old boy has been charged over the bushfire emergency in Cranebrook yesterday. Hundreds of fire fighters were called to the blaze on Vincent Road and...

Teen charged over frightening break-in

A man has been charged after a break-in at Glenmore Park this morning. Emergency services were called to the home on Glengarry Drive about 5.45am...

Tragic end to search for missing runner

The body of missing Emu Plains man Rhys Sutton has been found by police. Police and SES crews conducted a search for Mr Sutton after...

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...

Students involved in brawl at Westfield

School students were involved in a brawl at Westfield Penrith this afternoon. The incident happened at around 3pm in the food court of the shopping...

Man hospitalised after police pursuit

A man has been arrested after a pursuit and crash in Werrington County overnight. About 1.30am this morning, police attempted to stop a sedan on...

Drunk driver avoids prison time

A drunk driver who crashed into a Colyton home, narrowly avoiding a child as they slept, has walked free from court after being allowed...

Another arrest in boys’ home investigation

A NSW Police investigation into alleged historical abuse in a Sydney boys' home has turned its attention to a series of “excursions” where children...

Prison term extended after drug plan goes wrong

A man who intimidated a fellow inmate who was unable to produce tobacco he’d secreted up his bottom has extended his time in custody by six months.

Three charged after police pursuit

Three men will face court after a police pursuit in the local area yesterday. About 1.15pm on Thursday, officers from Metropolitan Highway Patrol attempted to...

Child approached in Jordan Springs

Police are appealing for information after a child was approached in Jordan Springs yesterday. About 5.20pm on Thursday, a nine-year-old boy was outside a home on...

Man charged over library break-in

Police have charged a man in regards to the break-in at Penrith Library almost two weeks ago. The break-in was discovered by staff members of...