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Police hunt black Saab after high-speed chase

Liam Ducey Police were engaged in a high-speed chase with a black Saab from South Perth to the northern suburbs on Tuesday afternoon.

Kenwick man charged after bashing former girlfriend, assaulting ambulance officer: police

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A 24-year-old Kenwick man who repeatedly bashed his former girlfriend over a period of a day and then attacked a St John Ambulance officer has been charged by Kensington Detectives with assault.

Police raid Rebels bikies in South West

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Nicole Cox Police have launched simultaneous dawn raids on several properties believed to be linked to the Rebels bikie gang in WA’s south-west.

WA police could seize beggars' coins as proceeds of crime

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Brendan Foster Western Australian police say it's "too early to say" if it will follow Melbourne's lead and seize beggars coins as proceeds of crime if the City of Perth introduces a begging ban.

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Son of WA's police chief gets home detention

A magistrate has granted the West Australian police commissioner's son home detention despite prosecutors describing him as a "man capable of extreme violence".

Retirement age change considered in WA police reform

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West Australian police officers could be forced to retire by a certain age if they are too old for frontline duty.

Police dog "Storm" catches bottleshop boy thief

Robyn Preston Police dog Storm has "clamped down on crime" according to police, after he caught a teenage alochol thief as he tried to run away in Brentwood on Saturday.

WA police crack down on drugged drivers

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Aleisha Orr West Australian police officers have improved ways to identify people driving with drugs in their system.

Officer allegedly kicked in face, police dog threatened in Cloverdale

Liam Ducey A man and a woman from Cloverdale have been arrested after the woman allegedly kicked a police officer in the face while the man allegedly threatened a police dog on Wednesday night.

Perth driver smashes fences in alleged attempt to evade police

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Liam Ducey A man has been charged with multiple driving and assault offences after allegedly taking police on a chase through the northern suburbs on Tuesday night.

WA police liaison officer stood down, charged with altering records

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Liam Ducey A senior Aboriginal police officer has been stood down from all duties after being charged with allegedly illegally using the WA Police computer network to alter records.

Police seek witnesses after taxi hits woman in Broome

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Liam Ducey Police are searching for witnesses after a woman was hit by a taxi and left with serious injuries in Broome on Monday.

Josh Warneke murder charge dropped after police bungle

Josh Warneke was found dead by a passing taxi driver on the side of Old Broome Road in 2010.

Nicole Cox Josh Warneke’s devastated mother has expressed utter disbelief that the man who killed her only son will not face a murder charge after police failed to follow due process when interviewing the...

Teen assisting police with Balga stabbing investigation

Aleisha Orr Forensics officers are investigating a stabbing in Balga on Wednesday afternoon.

Police dog rounds up alleged motorcycle thief

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Liam Ducey A man driving an allegedly stolen motorcycle with a false number plate has been arrested after trying to lose police on Thursday night.

Police shooting near Albany prompts gun safe crackdown

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Geoff Vivian Albany’s Police Inspector said an alleged police shooting at Crossman truck stop near Albany last November prompted a crackdown on gun safes.

Police internal affairs called to investigate Mandurah siege death

Police cordoned off a number of streets in Dudley Park after a woman was shot.

Staff writers WA Police internal affairs has been called to the scene of a Mandurah siege which has ended on Monday with the death of a 67-year-old man.

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Police raids target drug dealers in Albany and Denmark

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Fourteen people have been arrested in a massive police operation targetting drug dealers in Albany and Denmark.

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Police search for missing Pinjarra man

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Police are searching for a Pinjarra man who has been missing from his home since early on Friday morning.

Mandurah shooting investigation over as police confirm suicide

The shooting on Monday morning led to a siege situation in Dudley Park.

Liam Ducey A report will be prepared for the coroner after an investigation into a fatal shooting in Mandurah wrapped up on Tuesday morning.