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Arrests after Bentley party spirals out of control

Two tour guides were involved in a fight at Sovereign Hill.

Police were confronted by around 200 people when they were called to an out-of-control party in Bentley on Friday night.

Hot ashes may have started $1 million Bentley blaze

A firefighter tackling a bushfire at Winmalee in October 2013.

Aleisha Orr A $1 million fire at a business in Bentley is believed to have been sparked by hot ashes placed in a plastic bin on Sunday.

Bentley man charged over alleged train assault

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Liam Ducey A Bentley man will face the Perth Magistrates Court on Tuesday after allegedly indecently assaulting a woman on a crowded train last month.

Canning Vale woman critical after Bentley crash

Liam Ducey A 19-year-old woman is in a critical condition in hospital after an accident at the intersection of Sevenoaks Street and Mills Street in Bentley on Monday.

NSW man charged after Bentley crash leaves 19yo critical


Liam Ducey A New South Wales man has been charged after a crash in Bentley left a 19-year-old woman in Royal Perth Hospital in critical condition.

Bentley man dies after car hits tree

A man has died after his car hit a tree.

Robyn Preston A man has died from his injuries following a car crash on Manning Road in Karawara, on Sunday morning.

'No under 18s' restrictions lifted on two WA Liquorland stores

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Liam Ducey Two WA liquor stores forced to ban anyone under 18 from entering have had the age restriction condition of their liquor licence removed ahead of an appeal from parent company Coles.

Liquor store ban on adults with minors not discrimination

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Liam Ducey A Perth lawyer says there is nothing to stop bottle shops refusing to serve adults that enter their stores in the company of minors.

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Juvenile theft forces blanket under-18 ban on some liquor stores

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Simon White Juvenile theft has become such an issue at some Perth liquor outlets that conditions have been placed on several stores preventing underage people being on the premises under any circumstances.

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Liquorland entry age appeal set for August

Liam Ducey A spokesman for the Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor has confirmed that an appeal against conditions imposed on two Liquorland outlets should be heard in mid-August.

Driver charged after crashing into train in Cannington

Police say the man allegedly hit a car and then was struck by a train.

Liam Ducey A 26-year-old man has been charged after he crashed his car, continued driving and was hit by a train in Cannington on Monday night.

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Police search for missing Dalkeith man

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Police are still searching for a 25-year-old Dalkeith man who went missing on Friday afternoon.

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Man charged over fatal crash

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A 20-year-old man has been charged over the death of Thornlie man who was killed in what's believed to have been a street-racing crash.

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Police find missing Dalkeith man

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Police have found missing Dalkeith man Lewis James Bentley.

WA bank robber guilty after 20 years


One of Western Australia's most notorious bank robbers has been warned he faces another spell behind bars after pleading guilty to his first robbery nearly 20 years ago.

Barry Stuart's family call for inquiry after Perth chemist bandit found dead in cell


Leanne Nicholson One of Western Australia's most notorious robbers, who handed himself in after almost 20 years on the run, has been found dead in his prison cell with his family calling for a full inquiry after...

Truth of Rayney murder mystery to come to light

Lloyd Rayney arriving at court with daughters Caitlyn and Sarah.

Anne-Louise Brown Lloyd Rayney has arrived at court flanked by his daughters, Caitlyn and Sarah, ahead of his trial over the murder of his wife, Corryn Rayney.

Corryn Rayney's hidden but oft-driven past grave

Lloyd Rayney at Kings Park on day three of the trial.

Anne-Louise Brown Tucked away in thick scrub, just off a sandy track, is the place where Corryn Rayney's body was buried. The location is not remote.

The Rayneys - a life laid bare

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Anne-Louise Brown The private life of a prominent Perth family has been laid bare this week as, after years of conjecture, rumour and innuendo, the murder trial of Lloyd Rayney began.

The Rayney Murder Trial - day four of evidence

Lloyd Rayney arrives in court on July 26, 2012

Anne-Louise Brown The prosecution is continuing to call witnesses in the murder trial of Lloyd Rayney this morning.