Crime

Cannabis house found in Werrington

A man has been charged after police uncovered a hydroponic cannabis house in Werrington yesterday. Just before 7am on Tuesday, officers from North West Metropolitan...

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...

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...

Firearms stolen during break-in at Leonay

Police are investigating the theft of four firearms after a break and enter in Leonay this week. Sometime between 9pm on Wednesday, July 20 and 5.45am...

Arrests over Colyton armed robbery

Police have charged a teenage boy with armed robbery and an adult male with firearm offences after executing a search warrant. Investigators from the Metropolitan Robbery Unit...

Man accused of stabbing mother and girlfriend to stay behind bars

A magistrate has found there are "insufficient safeguards within the mental health system" to bail a man accused of a stabbing his mother and...

Robbery fail: Men leave Pioneer Hotel empty handed

Two men ransacked the Pioneer Hotel in South Penrith this morning, before leaving the premises empty-handed. Around midnight, two men used a metal pole to...

Man dies in St Marys crash

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal single-vehicle crash in St Marys this morning. Shortly before 3am, a Subaru Liberty sedan...

Two local men arrested over shooting incident

An alleged member of the Hells Angels has today been arrested by Homicide Squad detectives investigating a shooting incident at Eastlakes in July...

Reports of shooting at Kingswood

Police are appealing for public assistance following reports of a shooting at Kingswood. Shortly before 2.30pm yesterday, a 23-year-old man attended a...

Woman injured during unit brawl

Inquiries are continuing after a woman sustained minor injuries during a fight inside a Kingswood unit this morning. About 2.30am, emergency services were called to...

Pair on the run after robbery

Two men are on the run after they robbed a service station last night, armed with a machete and an iron bar. At about 9pm...

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...

Meat thief ordered to stay behind bars

A clumsy thief caught red-handed with hundreds of dollars worth of pre-packaged meat has been ordered to spend more time behind bars. Sporting a bald...

Pair arrested over robberies

Two men will face court tomorrow following the armed robbery of a restaurant in Kingswood and the attempted armed robbery of a newsagency...

Woman refused bail over meat thefts

A woman has been charged after she allegedly committed the same offence twice in just over a week. The 38-year-old, from Cranebrook, was released on...

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...

Rohan puts his Best foot forward

He is usually running to chase down the bad guys and stop crime, but come October, Penrith resident and NSW Police Officer, Rohan...

St Clair man charged with manslaughter

A 31-year-old bus company manager from St Clair has been charged with manslaughter by police investigating a fatal bus crash that occurred almost seven...