Lisa Davies is a senior journalist for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald. She tweets @lisazdavies
Lisa Davies Sydney nightclub entrepreneur John Ibrahim believes mateship is the key to stopping alcohol-fuelled violence on Sydney streets, not "ridiculous" lockouts and sanctions on venues.
Nick Ralston, Lisa Davies They were vicious attacks that spread fear through Sydney's northern suburbs; two young girls approached in separate incidents who only just managed to escape the grasp of a stranger with a sinister...
Lisa Davies, Georgina Mitchell, Melanie Kembrey ''We just had to push through the truth that there's an eight-foot tiger shark underneath us.''
Lisa Davies and Sean Nicholls The family of Thomas Kelly say the NSW government's plan to introduce "one-punch" legislation will change nothing.
Lisa Davies The parents of teenager Thomas Kelly have launched an online petition calling for the state government to change ''outdated'' laws that have resulted in their son's killer receiving a four-year...
Nick Ralston, Lisa Davies A 13-year-old girl has been caught up as collateral damage in what is believed to be an escalating feud within criminal gang Brothers 4 Life and a bid by its founder and one of the state's most...
Lisa Davies Magistrate Brian Maloney passed away last month after an infection he contracted months after a successful heart transplant earlier this year.
Lisa Davies NSW Magistrate Brian Maloney has passed away in hospital six months after a heart transplant gave him the new lease on life he had so keenly anticipated.
Emma Partridge, Lisa Davies, Megan Levy Peter Wem was a life-loving, do-anything-for-you kind of person, volunteering at a northern Sydney scout group in his spare time.
Lisa Davies, Anna Patty NSW Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione claims he does not know if he is under formal investigation for possibly misleading the public over a long-running corruption inquiry.
Lisa Davies A NSW prisons officer has been found guilty of corrupt behaviour, with the state's impropriety watchdog finding he sold steroids to a colleague, turned up to work high on ecstasy and had a personal...
Lisa Davies and Rachel Olding Billionaire mining magnate Gina Rinehart has lost a legal bid which would have prevented a bitter dispute over a lucrative family trust fund from being played out in a public courtroom.
Hamish Boland-Rudder and Lisa Davies Homes have been destroyed, firefighters hurt, and parts of New South Wales covered with smoke, all just 10 days into spring.
Lisa Davies, Sean Nicholls NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell believes Australia has an "unacceptable" drinking culture.
Lisa Davies, Nick Ralston, James Robertson City office workers might have complained about smoke in their eyes and nostrils on Tuesday afternoon but on Sydney's north-western fringe, firefighters were engaged in a running battle to save lives...
Lisa Davies With a carton of double-strength vodka drinks in the back of the car, Kieran Loveridge and his friends were all set for a big Saturday night out.
Lisa Davies THREE relatives of Skaf gang rapist Mohamed Sanoussi have been charged over a vicious assault in Sydney's south-west on the same day he was granted parole.
Lisa Davies Kings Cross nightclub owner Adam Freeman has admitted his role in a multimillion-dollar drug manufacturing operation.
Lisa Davies Three men who staged a string of robberies around Sydney, including one in which a gun was held to the head of Sydney bar tsar Justin Hemmes, have been found guilty of the crimes.
Lisa Davies A primary school was locked down after allegations that a student allegedly threatened a teacher.