Aleisha Orr A Perth woman has described to a court how she instantly became a "human fireball" in an alleged attack at her Rivervale home that left her with burns of up to 60 per cent of her body.
Michael Hopkin A woman has been convicted of intentionally setting another woman on fire at a Rivervale apartment.
Rania Spooner The former principal of a remote West Australian school is standing trial this week accused of destroying school buildings by fire to cover up hundreds of theft and fraud crimes.
Police are searching for a woman who threw a suspected petrol bomb, into the Wanneroo Police Station on Wednesday morning.
Authorities are warning of catastrophic bushfire conditions for parts of Western Australia this weekend.
Lucy Rickard A body has been found inside a home gutted by fire east of Perth this morning.
Aleisha Orr Emergency services personnel attended a high rise structure fire in East Perth this afternoon.
Courtney Trenwith Details of secret compensation payments made to some victims of the Toodyay fire may yet be publicly revealed, with a senior politician preparing to use all political privileges to pressure the...
Aleisha Orr Like many teachers and parents who got the call to tell them Mt Lawley Primary School had been burnt down yesterday morning, Elizabeth Gibb’s first thought was that it was a joke.
Lucy Rickard A fire burning out of control near Nannup in the state's South-West has already destroyed more than 12,000 hectares and is encroaching on popular fishing and camping locations.
Aja Styles Fire investigators are anxious to track down the police officer at the centre of an investigation into one of Perth's most devastating bushfires, amid fears for his safety.
Live coverage, day two, of bushfire drama in Western Australia's South-West.
Michael Hopkin Two men have survived after a small plane crashed and burst into flames on a sports oval in South Lake.
Changes to the way the Western Australian government deals with sharks that lurk in popular swimming and surfing areas will be unveiled next week.
Michael Hopkin Ian Weir isn’t the first West Australian ever to buy a plot of bushland and build a cabin or two. But he might be the first who is actively hoping his buildings get hit by the full force of a...
Robyn Preston The state government has prepared to battle a dangerous bushfire season ahead, now its up to West Australians to take responsibility, warned Emergency Services Minister Joe Francis on Sunday.
Police are investigating reports of a possible bio-hazard at a house where the body of a man has been discovered.
The woman accused of deliberately setting fire to an acquaintance she believed was having an affair with her husband has told a WA court she never intended to hurt her.
Leanne Nicholson Could London-style cabs be zipping around the streets of Perth?
About 200 tourists have returned to their accommodation after a bushfire in Western Australia's Kimberley region forced them to take refuge in nearby administration buildings.