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...

Man who tried to meet teen for sex jailed for two years

A man who pleaded guilty to procuring a 14-year-old girl for sex has been sentenced to two years jail. Brett Andrew Slaven, 43, was apprehended...

Man charged after allegedly trying to kidnap child

A Penrith man accused of kidnapping a toddler from a High Street shopping centre will remain behind bars after being denied bail this afternoon. Anthony...

Man who caused crash at St Marys was over the limit

A man has been charged with high-range drinking driving after crashing his car in St Marys last night. Just after 9pm on Sunday, a 24-year-old...

Woman granted bail after blowing .308 with kids in her car

A woman has been charged after allegedly drink-driving with two children in the car at Kingswood. About 11.35am today, police were called to O’Connell Street,...

OMCG member arrested at Luddenham

A member of Satudarah outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) will face court today after being arrested on a conviction warrant relating to the alleged theft...

Man denied bail over glassing

  A Kingswood man who allegedly glassed a woman to the face after he was asked to leave a Penrith hotel has been denied bail. Jaydan...

Man found guilty of animal cruelty

A man caught “flogging” his puppy on a busy Penrith street has been found guilty of animal cruelty. Leo Giuliano fronted Penrith Local Court on...

Woman stabbed at Glenmore Park

A woman has been hospitalised with stab wounds after an incident at a home in Glenmore Park this afternoon. About 5.40pm today, emergency services were...

Nine-month-old girl dies after being found in bathtub at St Marys

A nine-month-old girl died in hospital this week after she was found in the bath at her North St Marys home unconscious. Just after 10am...

Man charged after scrub fire

Police have charged a man after a small scrub fire in Londonderry yesterday. About 5pm, emergency services were called to Boscobel Road, Londonderry, to attend...

Man seriously assaulted at St Marys

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was seriously assaulted in St Marys this morning. About 4am today, police were called to Queen Street,...

Shock local link emerges in Cassie Sainsbury drug case

There has been a stunning local development in the case of accused drug mule Cassie Sainsbury, with Nine News alleging she worked as a...

Referee assaulted during OzTag match

A player has been charged with assaulting a referee during an Oz Tag match at St Marys yesterday. Just before 7.30pm last night, two groups...