An 18-year-old prisoner has been found dead in his cell at Sydney's Silverwater jail, police say.
Nick Ralston A week ago he was lucky to be alive when he was shot as bullets were sprayed in the garage of a south-western Sydney home in an attack that killed his mate.
Kate McClymont Within days of his arrest for the murder of Michael McGurk, former boxing champion Lucky Gattellari tried to extort $1 million from his benefactor, the millionaire property developer Ron Medich.
Lisa Davies A man who whipped a Muslim convert 40 times as punishment for drinking alcohol and taking drugs because of a ''contorted'' belief in sharia has been jailed for at least 16 months, with a magistrate...
The family of murdered Sydney teenager Vanessa Hoson concede they were naive to think they could finally put her killer Terrence John Leary in their past.
Ilya Gridneff Two prisoners have been found dead in their cell at Silverwater jail.
Anne Tarasov Police have tracked down a man whose day-release from a Sydney prison turned into six months on the run.
Paul Bibby GEORGE KAROUNIS has had many aliases.
Eamonn Duff Enzo Guzzetti sat motionless as a solitary tear fell from his face and the jury's decision sank in. ''I was shocked, very happy, but also a touch sad,'' Mr Guzzetti said of the moment he saw his...
Paul Bibby The cousin of the man accused of killing Sydney teenager Thomas Kelly in Kings Cross has pleaded not guilty to the stabbing murder of a 17-year-old in 2010 and a string of other serious offences,...
Sarah Whyte Two semi-trailers and three cars have been involved in a smash on the M4 near the Silverwater exit between Auburn and Silverwater.
Stephen Ryan A Newcastle woman has received counselling after she was locked in a minimum security section of a jail with a dead inmate for nine hours, Newcastle Local Court heard yesterday.
Nick Ralston The teenager accused of killing Thomas Kelly with a king hit during a night out at Kings Cross will remain in jail until at least September.
Eamonn Duff and Alicia Wood Major banks are refusing to say how they can stop minors applying for debit cards after the revelation that a 14-year-old boy had obtained cards to run a $200,000 money laundering scam.
Kelly Burke, Rachel Olding A MUSLIM man who once called Osama bin Laden a ''soldier of God'' participated in a brutal flogging of a man to impose his religious beliefs and his standing in the Islamic community, police have...
Nick Ralston Crime FOUR men who broke into a home and held a man down before whipping him as a form of religious punishment for drinking alcohol demonstrated a ''complete and utter'' disregard for the laws of this...
Nick Ralston One of four men who allegedly held a man against his bed and whipped him with a cord as a religious punishment for drinking has been granted strict bail.
A man who was allegedly held against his bed by four bearded attackers while he was whipped with a cord in Sydney's west has said he was the victim of sharia.
Kim Arlington HAVING served his sentence for dealing heroin and cocaine, Bill Bayeh will now serve customers, selling fruit and vegetables while on parole.
Kim Arlington Grinning from ear to ear, former Kings Cross underworld figure Bill Bayeh walked free from Sydney's Silverwater jail today.