Boys in custody after Como primary school vandalised

Two boys have been taken into custody after Collier Primary School was vandalised on Tuesday night.

Morning storms cause widespread damage across Perth

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Liam Ducey Wild weather has caused havoc throughout Perth on Monday morning, with major power outages knocking out traffic lights and debris causing major commuter delays.

WA wild weather hits homes across the state

There was a lucky escape after a tree came down at Lewana Cottages.

Liam Ducey Bunbury's pubs have been hit hard by Monday's wild weather, while guests were lucky after a massive tree fell at Lewana Cottages.

Youth mob linked to bottle shop theft

Candice Barnes Two people have been charged by summons, accused of stealing alcohol from a bottle shop in Como last night.

Perth salon murderer jailed for 25yrs

A man who fatally stabbed his estranged partner in her pregnant daughter's Perth hairdressing salon in front of shocked customers has been sentenced to at least 25 years behind bars.

Rayney murder retrial to be considered: appeal

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Aleisha Orr Judges hearing the appeal into Lloyd Rayney's acquittal over his wife's murder will now consider whether or not to grant a retrial.

Son saves father's life in vicious dog attack

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Liam Ducey A Como man who had his hand ripped apart by a Staffordshire bull terrier two weeks ago believes his son saved his life by flagging down passing motorists on Manning Road.

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Key evidence missed for months: Rayney trial


Anne-Louise Brown A key piece of evidence in the murder trial of Lloyd Rayney was not discovered until December 2007, despite being located in Corryn Rayney’s bodybag.

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.

The Rayney trial: Dirty business

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Anne-Louise Brown Was Corryn Rayney's body dragged across a hard soil-covered surface or simply a soil surface?

'No trace of blood' - The Rayney trial

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Anne-Louise Brown Extensive luminol testing failed to turn up any trace of blood or cleaning products at the Como home where Corryn Rayney was allegedly killed, the Supreme Court of WA has heard.

Red brick link in Rayney killing

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Anne-Louise Brown Soil samples recovered from seed pods in Corryn Rayney’s hair were “consistent” with those taken from the Rayney home, according to one of WA’s leading mineralogists.

Science in the spotlight: What happened last week in the Rayney trial


Anne-Louise Brown The nitty-gritty details of the level of forensic testing conducted during the investigation into Corryn Rayney’s death was revealed last week in court.

Phone tap witness to appear: Rayney trial

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Anne-Louise Brown The man who allegedly installed a phone tapping device which recorded the private phone conversations of Corryn Rayney is expected to give evidence today at the murder trial of Perth barrister, Lloyd...

Human skin in unchecked exhibit: Rayney trial

Corryn Rayney's car as it was found on Kershaw Street.

Anne-Louise Brown Human skin and hair were found in sand sitting dormant in Corryn Rayney’s bodybag for almost four months after her death, it was revealed at Lloyd Rayney’s murder trial yesterday.

Witness list 'cull': Rayney trial

Lloyd Rayney arriving at court with his daughters, Caitlyn and Sarah.

Anne-Louise Brown With 160 witnesses still to give evidence in the murder trial of Lloyd Rayney, a 'cull' has been completed to slash the number taking the stand.

The Rayney trial: week nine, day one

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Anne-Louise Brown Five years ago, Corryn Rayney's body was discovered in a bush grave in Kings Park. The day before her car was found abandoned on Subiaco's Kershaw Street.

Lloyd 'destroyed hard drive': Rayney trial

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Anne-Louise Brown Evidence regarding a hard drive Lloyd Rayney is alleged to have destroyed after his wife’s death will be heard at his murder trial.