Crime

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...

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...

Drunk man’s vile acts towards woman

A Cranebrook man who indecently exposed himself to a shop assistant in a sickening incident has been hit with a seven-month suspended jail sentence. Jason...

Driver stays behind bars while waiting for appeal to be heard

The driver responsible for a crash that caused serious injuries to other motorists has sobbed repeatedly after his application for appeal bail was refused. The...

Man charged with sexually abusing six-year-old relative

A man will face court today charged over the alleged sexual abuse of a young relative earlier this month. Detectives from the Child Abuse and...

Service station robbed at knifepoint

Police are calling for witnesses after a Penrith service station was robbed at knifepoint last night, with the alleged offender still on the run. At...

$14 flowers cost teenager more than $300 in fines

A teenager caught with a stolen bouquet of flowers has been slapped with a stinging fine. Tyrone Edward Salamba, 18, fronted Penrith Local Court on...