A Perth man who died during the "selfless act" of trying to save another person from drowning should be nominated for a bravery award, a coroner says.
An inquest into the death of a pearl diver off Western Australia's far north coast has been deferred until after a criminal case has concluded.
Aleisha Orr The uncle of a man who died after being caught in a rip at a beach near Margaret River recounted the tragic events of that day at a Coroner’s inquest on Tuesday morning.
West Australian schoolgirl Tamar Jemima Stitt was battling liver cancer when her parents denied her chemotherapy in favour of alternative therapies in El Salvador. She died two months later.
Trevor Stitt tells WA coroners court tells of frustration about journalist's portrayal of sick daughter's story.
The mother of a 10-year-old girl whose cancer was treated with natural remedies instead of chemotherapy has wept at a coronial inquest while testifying about her decision to flee Perth for El...
A mother who fled Perth with her 10-year-old daughter to prevent her having chemotherapy has told a coronial inquest it was not a mistake to treat her cancer with natural remedies.
Rania Spooner A Perth baby who died days after he was found face down in his cot and later discovered to have alcohol in his blood has been ruled out as a case of sudden infant death syndrome.
The mother of a three-year-old boy who died after becoming stuck in a washing machine said she had 'killed' her baby as paramedics tried to save him, an inquest has heard.
Aleisha Orr The inquest into the death of a three-year-old boy, whose body was found in a washing machine, will continue in Perth on Tuesday.
An inquest into the presumed deaths of more than 100 passengers on board an asylum seeker boat that sank north of Christmas Island last year will begin next week.
A Perth man who killed his sick wife who weighed just 30 kilograms at the time of her death has been jailed for one year.
Nicole Cox EXCLUSIVE: WA Police will gift a pair of police handcuffs to the parents of two Melbourne women who were raped and murdered in one of Australia’s most heinous crimes.
A father-of-two with a history of depression and attempts at taking his own life was discharged from a Perth hospital due to a bed shortage and found dead a few days later.
Nicole Cox The father of a pearl diver who died off Broome says he is 'insulted' and 'disappointed' that heftier charges were not laid against WA pearling giant, Paspaley.
Liam Ducey Every year, 35,000 Australians are reported missing to police.
Nicole Cox A country West Australian pub allegedly served a drunken man 16 alcoholic drinks, just hours before he got behind the wheel and was killed in a horrific, fiery car crash.
Aleisha Orr A Coroner was unable to make a finding as to how an elderly man from the small WA town of Ravensthorpe died.
Attempts to rescue two children who died in a caravan fire near the northern regional West Australian town of Tom Price were impossible, the Coroner's Court has heard.
A police pursuit through Perth's northern suburbs that led to the death of a 15-year-old boy would not have been conducted differently in hindsight, a senior constable has told a coronial inquest.