East Perth

Dead body discovered in East Perth

Michael Hopkin Police are investigating the discovery of a dead body on a vacant lot in East Perth.

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.

Rottnest Island 'head-in-bag' pair face Perth court

Court

Two men charged over the Rottnest Island 'head-in-a-bag' murder may be tried separately, a Perth court has been told.

$2 million meth haul actually sports supplement

Justice

Organised-crime police in Perth who believed they had found a $2 million haul of methamphetamine have been thwarted by drug tests showing the cache of white powder was actually a popular, but...

Judy Cate 'staying strong for kids'

Jessie Cate

Anne-Louise Brown In six months Judy Cate has lost her daughter to murder, and is now dealing with the sudden death of her estranged husband.

High rise fire shuts down Hay Street

Aleisha Orr Emergency services personnel attended a high rise structure fire in East Perth this afternoon.

No surprise over Rotto head identity

Police search areas of Rottnest Island's coastline for body parts after a man's head is found.

Staff reporters The news that the human head discovered on Rottnest Island may be the remains of Stephen Cookson has come as no surprise to those who knew him.

'Head in a bag' victim's family don't know

Rottnest Island search for body parts

Two days after West Australian police established the identity of a man whose head was found stuffed in a plastic bag on a beach at Rottnest Island, they still have not been able to contact his...

Former chicken boss died in cell

Police tape

Aleisha Orr Lenard's Chicken mogul Gerardus Gerrit Heijne was found dead in his prison cell a few days ago.

Live coverage: Perth launches CHOGM 2011

Chogm

Get the inside scoop blow-by-blow from our journalists on the ground as Perth launches CHOGM 2011.

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Barnett bets on a Burswood stadium vision

Busrwood

Courtney Trenwith Premier Colin Barnett has confirmed the worst kept secret in Perth - the new sport stadium will be built on the Burswood peninsula.

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