Crime

Colyton post office hit by robbers

Police were called to Colyton Post Office this afternoon following reports of an armed robbery. Police allege that at around 4.20pm...

Dog owner released on bail

The alleged owner of three dogs who mauled a police officer and two others at Penrith on Wednesday night has walked free from court. Kirk...

Massage therapist charged with indecent assault

A massage therapist will appear in court next month after allegedly indecently assaulting a customer in Penrith yesterday. About 11am yesterday, Thursday, October 20, a...

Police search for man after woman attacked

After an unexpected attack and robbery in the middle of the night, a 22-year-old woman has escaped with only minor injuries. On Sunday, January 21...

Lauren Hickson’s killer could be granted parole next month

The man who killed four-year-old Lauren Hickson in Emu Plains almost 30 years ago could be released from prison next month. Neville Towner, who was sentenced...

Teen charged over break and enters

A teenage boy has been charged following investigations into a number of break and enters in Penrith this month. About 11.35am yesterday, following investigations into...

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...

Taxi driver assaulted, has cab stolen in horrifying Kingswood incident

Police are appealing for information from the public after a taxi driver was assaulted and his cab stolen during an attack in Kingswood. Around 2.20am...

Woman injured during attempted armed robbery at St Clair

Police are appealing for information following an attempted armed robbery in St Clair last night. Just before 9.30pm last night, two armed men entered a fast...

Man jailed after stealing from local business

A heroin addict who broke into a South Penrith business by throwing a pot plant through a window has been jailed for at least...

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 assaulted after trying to break up domestic dispute

A man who assaulted a good Samaritan who tried to intervene in a domestic dispute will spend Christmas behind bars. Michael Morris, 21, appeared before...

Man stays behind bars for attack on parents

A man who violently assaulted his elderly parents when they refused his demands for money, has drawn gasps of disgust from the court gallery...

Woman refused bail after police chase

A woman has been charged with high-range drink-driving after hitting a police car, then leading officers on a short chase. About 11am yesterday, an officer...

Man injured and three houses struck in Emu Heights shooting

A man has been shot in the leg on Hillcrest Road in Emu Heights this morning. Police say they were called at about 4.35am to...

Teen girl on the run after robbery

A 13-year-old girl has been robbed at knife point in the Penrith CBD. The young girl was walking along the footpath between the library and...

Man out on bail despite threatening to shoot police

A man who was arrested in possession of two weapons has been released on bail, despite threatening to come back and shoot police. At 2.23am...

Man to stay behind bars after string of car thefts

A Colyton man who allegedly committed a raft of serious offences including a number of violent auto thefts will remain behind bars for now...

Fines for ice cream truck crash

A man has been fined a total of $640 and disqualified from driving for six months after being involved in a serious crash last...

Claremont Meadows crime spree

Police are appealing for information to identify a man after a series of aggravated break and enters at Claremont Meadows overnight. About...