Crime

Big damage bill after school fire

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward after a school was damaged during a fire at St Clair overnight. About 1.30am...

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...

Four arrested over Kingswood carjacking

Three teenagers and a man have been charged after an aggravated carjacking in Kingswood last night. About 11pm last night, a 27-year-old...

350 cannabis plants found in Emu Plains drug bust

Police have seized nearly 350 cannabis plants worth $1.75 million from a home in Emu Plains. About 10.30am yesterday, police from the Penrith Proactive Crime...

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 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...

Girl approached at Cambridge Park

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was approached by a man in Cambridge Park yesterday. About 11.30am on Monday, a 16-year-old...

Man fights off masked robbers

A 57-year-old Penrith man has escaped with some bruising and minor lacerations after a home invasion on Tuesday morning. At about 1.45am on February 7,...

Man who posted serious threats online jailed for 18 months

A suspected home-grown terrorist living in Colyton has been sentenced to 18 months jail after making a number of disturbing and violent threats online. Ciaron...

Man charged with stalking offences

A man will appear in court today over 41 alleged child stalking offences in Penrith. The man was arrested about 11am yesterday in Smith Street,...

Drug dealer to stay behind bars

An alleged Cranebrook meth dealer facing a raft of drug offences has sobbed and pleaded for mercy as she was stripped of her liberty...

Robbery at Kingswood convenience store

Inquiries are continuing after a robbery at a Kingswood convenience store this morning. About 4.25am, two men, one of whom had a knife, entered the store on...

Elderly man dies after being hit by car

An elderly man has died following a fatal pedestrian collision in Penrith. About 7pm last night, emergency services were called to the Great...

Shots fired into Cranebrook house

Police are investigating after a number of shots were fired at a house in Cranebrook last night. About 11.40pm last night, police...

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...

Escapee on the run

Police are searching for a man who escaped from Goulburn Correctional Centre this morning, with fears that he may be in the St...

Man charged after stealing bobcat

A man has been charged after allegedly stealing a bobcat at Glenmore Park earlier this morning. About 3.50am, police were called after a man was...

Shocking case of animal cruelty at Agnes Banks

Some 10 years of unnecessary starvation and death of hundreds of cows on a property in Agnes Banks is finally over. Since 2006, resident Yvonne...

Man spends up big after mystery deposit into his bank account

A Werrington man who spent $186,000, which mysteriously appeared in his bank account, will learn his fate next month. Penrith Local Court heard Joshua Nathan...

Two charged with murder of Michael Davey

Two former members of the Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) have been charged over the alleged murder of a fellow gang member in Kingswood...