Police deny talk of Claremont arrest

Detectives in Perth have taken the unusual step of denying rumours that they are close to an arrest in the notorious unsolved Claremont serial killings.

Joint police operation takes cocaine off WA streets

Leanne Nicholson A joint operation by WA Police and Australian Federal Police has kept about five kilograms of cocaine off the streets of Western Australia.

Police confirm Australind package was bomb ingredient

Michael Hopkin WA police have confirmed that the substance found in Leschenault Estuary near Australind was the bomb-making ingredient TATP.

Sharon D'Ercole driving slow when killed in Perth police pursuit

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A mother-of-three killed on a Perth road was driving about 25km/h when a police car crashed into her while it was chasing a stolen vehicle, a court heard.

Police investigate death of Wyndham toddler

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Robyn Preston Police are investigating the circumstances into the tragic death of a 14-month-old boy, after he was struck by a reversing vehicle at a Wyndham property on Saturday.

Police investigating Wedge Island death

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A man has died and two other people injured during an incident on Wedge Island in the early hours of New Year’s Day.

Power runs out for WA police super bikes


Two high-tech police motorbikes designed to patrol Perth streets with new number plate scanning technology on board have been scrapped - because their batteries kept running flat.

Police probe sixth suspicious death

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West Australian detectives are investigating their sixth suspicious death in as many days.

Legislation lags while WA police pursuit laws pay off

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Liam Ducey Mandatory six month jail terms have served up to 113 drivers involved in dangerous pursuits since December, however Police Minister says other proposed mandatory terms will have to wait.

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Police hunt man over Narrogin death

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Corey Stephenson Detectives believe a man wanted for questioning over the suspected murder of a woman in Narrogin could be in Perth.

WA police pursuits in spotlight again

Police pursuits in Western Australia will again come under scrutiny after one man was killed and two police officers were injured following two separate chases in less than 24 hours.

Police arrest Gold Coast Suns player

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Pamela Mirghani Football star Harley Bennell has been charged with disorderly conduct following an incident on New Year's Eve.

Fake cop 'fascinated' by police force

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Rhianna King and Courtney Trenwith The Police Minister has moved to assure the West Australian public that an incident involving a teenager who allegedly posed as a police officer and breached security at Perth Watchhouse would not...

Police scratch their heads over stolen scratchies


Jerrie Demasi Authorities are searching for two men who stole 600 scratchie tickets from a Dalkeith post office on Saturday.

Vandalism websites worrying police

Jenna Clarke Websites encouraging people to seek out abandoned buildings to wreak havoc are to blame for a spate of vandalism across Perth, police say.

Ties and tribalism - the police investigation into Corryn Rayney's death


Anne-Louise Brown A culture of “tribalism” amongst police officers involved in the investigation of Corryn Rayney’s alleged murder has emerged, with a senior detective revealing the team had matching ties made.

Police intimidation alleged by Rayney witness

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Anne-Louise Brown Sinister threats were made by WA’s top cops in a bid to extract a statement regarding the death of Corryn Rayney, according to a close friend of accused murderer Lloyd Rayney.

'Police thought it was Lloyd Rayney': Pathologist

Anne-Louise Brown Police believed Lloyd Rayney had killed his wife on the day her body was exhumed from a bush grave, according to a leading pathologist.

Rocks, flares thrown at police at another out-of-control party

Pip Doyle A party turned out-of-control last night when about 100 party goers swarmed a property in South Lake.

Police now believe missing millionaire was murdered

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Aja Styles Police are now treating the case of Craig Puddy as a murder probe after confirming a pool of blood found in his mansion belonged to the missing Perth millionaire.