About 50 people were evacuated from their homes in Northbridge on Saturday morning after a fire broke out at a block of units.
A man accused of people smuggling has been arrested in Perth after being extradited from Germany.
Leanne Nicholson Emergency services are monitoring five bushfires burning in the popular Kimberley region as the area reaches a severe classification for this year’s dry season.
An Iranian-Australian man convicted for his role in the 2010 Christmas Island boat tragedy that killed 50 people has lost an appeal to reduce his sentence for people smuggling offences.
An Iranian-born Australian citizen has pleaded guilty to four people smuggling charges, and now faces a maximum penalty of 20 years behind bars.
Thirty youths and five adults have so far been charged over a violent riot at Western Australia's only juvenile detention centre.
Liam Ducey The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder will have police on stand-by for their Monday night council meeting as anti-mosque campaigners plan to protest while Council debates the proposal.
An Australian man charged with 89 people-smuggling offences, many of which relate to last year's deadly Christmas Island boat disaster, has made a brief appearance in the Perth Magistrates Court.
Rescuers have recovered 27 bodies from the wreckage of a boat that sank off Christmas Island this morning.
Liam Ducey Two people have died in a crash in Zanthus, 210 kilometres east of Kalgoorlie, after their vehicle rolled on Sunday morning.
Liam Ducey A 26-year-old Ocean Reef man has been charged over an alleged assault outside a Perth nightclub on Sunday morning that left a man in hospital with serious head injuries.
Liam Ducey The future of affordable housing in Perth was unveiled by the State Government on Friday with the completion of a six storey apartment built in just 10 days.
Liam Ducey An advocate for the homeless has lashed out at media reports of homeless people using intimidatory tactics when begging for money in Perth carparks.
Former Treasurer Troy Buswell has said he will pay for the damage he caused when he crashed his government car into several other vehicles while driving home from a wedding.
Adrian Beattie A mystery vandal has stolen a plaque marking a visit by Rolf Harris to the East Kimberley town.
People living in the southwest of the state have been warned to stay indoors with a storm system expected to bring dangerously high winds to the region.
Adrian Beattie Demonstrators protesting against Israel's attack on Gaza gathered in Forrest Place on Saturday.
Aleisha Orr Things got interesting at a City of Vincent council meeting on Tuesday night when police were called to remove two people who were disruptive and refused to leave.
Nicole Cox A corrupt WA Police detective who provided his lawyer lover with classified police information has been granted bail, pending an appeal of his sentence.
The West Australian government is having difficulty securing a new head of the corruption watchdog and will likely broaden the criteria for the role.