Crime

Friends mourn Hayley as police continue to investigate her suspicious death

The boyfriend of a woman who died in suspicious circumstances in Kingswood this morning has been charged with breaching an AVO. 21-year-old Hayley Mcclenahan-Ernst couldn't be...

Knife wielder to stay behind bars

An offender who repeatedly armed himself with a knife has been told “this is not the Wild West or the jungle” before being ordered...

Residents and police foil break and enter attempt at Colyton

Two men who broke in and tried to steal from a home in the middle of the night were foiled when the resident chased...

Man stabbed during brawl at St Marys

Police are investigating after a brawl at St Marys this morning during which a man was stabbed. About 1.30am today, emergency services were called to...

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...

Drunk with five kids in the car: Woman ordered off the roads

A mother who drove drunk with five children in the car has been disqualified from driving for nine months. Maria Pascualy Apin fronted Penrith Local...

Man jailed over alcohol-fuelled attack

A magistrate has blatantly made an example out of a man in a bid to stamp out atrocious alcohol-fuelled violence. Magistrate Ian McRae sentenced Damien...

Body discovered near Kingswood unit block

Police are investigating the discovery of a body on Santley Crescent in Kingswood. It's understood the body was found earlier this morning near the garden...

Man was carrying knives and a hammer in Penrith

Police have arrested a man at gunpoint after he was walking along streets in Penrith carrying knives and a hammer. At about 10.30am on Friday,...

Teen girls attack police and security guard

Two police officers and a security guard have been assaulted by teenagers after an attempted theft at Westfield Penrith on Monday afternoon. At around 3.45pm,...

Police investigate two jewellery store break-ins in just two days

Police are investigating after two St Marys jewellery stores were broken into in as many days this week. "About 3.45am on Tuesday, September 19 two...

Shots fired at Emu Plains

A police investigation is underway after shots were fired into a home in Emu Plains this morning. Just after 6.30am today (Thursday, March 1), police...

Four arrested in Jamisontown drugs bust

Four men have been arrested after police discovered an amount of prohibited hydroponic cannabis in Jamisontown today. It's understood it was the culmination of a...

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...

Judge fumes over teen’s attitude

A District Court judge has lashed out at an apathetic teenager who fronted court in offensive attire. Wearing a black muscle shirt with the words...

Man charged with alleged child pornography offence

A man will face Penrith Local Court next month, charged by detectives after a covert online investigation into child exploitation. Strike Force Trawler is an...

Man steals cash register from servo

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a service station in St Marys this morning. About 1.40am, a man entered a service station on the Great...

Man stabbed at St Marys

Police are investigating a stabbing that has occurred in St Marys a short time ago. Paramedics responded to a call for help at a unit...

No pity: Magistrate sends woman back to jail

An inmate busted with secreted contraband after she took receipt of drugs and tobacco from a visiting relative has earned herself more time in...

Cannabis plants found in Werrington home

Two people have been arrested after police executed a search warrant and allegedly located a hydroponic cannabis set-up at Werrington. Following investigations, officers from the...