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Comanchero to fight charges of firefight at home of former gang boss

Comanchero to fight charges of firefight at home of former gang boss

A Canberra Comanchero accused of shooting up and firebombing a rival bikies home will make a bail bid in the coming weeks.

  • by Michael Inman

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ACT Nomads president arrested, home raided, a day before his wedding
Bikie gangs

ACT Nomads president arrested, home raided, a day before his wedding

The Nomads' ACT chapter president received bail for drug trafficking and weapons charges on the day of his wedding.

  • by Elliot Williams
Don Burke sued by woman who alleged he sexually harassed her
Canberra

Don Burke sued by woman who alleged he sexually harassed her

A woman who alleged television personality Don Burke sexually harassed her is suing him for defamation after he gave an interview denying the allegations.

  • by Alexandra Back
Former spy Witness K and barrister yet to receive brief of evidence
Canberra

Former spy Witness K and barrister yet to receive brief of evidence

Four months after they were charged, Witness K and his lawyer Bernard Collaery still don't know the particulars of the allegations against them.

  • by Alexandra Back
Magistrate's conduct examined by judicial watchdog after DPP complaint
Canberra

Magistrate's conduct examined by judicial watchdog after DPP complaint

A magistrate's conduct is being examined by the territory’s judicial watchdog after she gave a man an envelope containing $50 cash to help pay for the hotel.

  • by Alexandra Back
ACT man allegedly breaks into home, indecently assaults woman in bed
Canberra

ACT man allegedly breaks into home, indecently assaults woman in bed

The man allegedly claimed he was drunk and did not realise it wasn't his house, court documents say.

  • by Alexandra Back
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Killer pig dogs a 'future danger to the public or animals': ACAT
Canberra

Killer pig dogs a 'future danger to the public or animals': ACAT

Two killer pig dogs will be put down after a Canberra tribunal refused a stay of execution.

  • by Michael Inman
Jail terms for men who shot 13-year-old girl in Canberra home invasion
Canberra

Jail terms for men who shot 13-year-old girl in Canberra home invasion

Two young men burst in on a person's home before one shot a 13-year-old girl in the backside.

  • by Alexandra Back
Suspended jail sentence for Marist teacher who touched boys
Canberra

Suspended jail sentence for Marist teacher who touched boys

The victim of historic child abuse at Canberra Marist College still suffers nightmares and crippling anxiety more than three decades later, a court has heard.

  • by Michael Inman
Mafia had 'sufficiently strong motive' to kill Winchester: court told
Courts

Mafia had 'sufficiently strong motive' to kill Winchester: court told

Mafia drug growers arrested in a police sting had lost a lot of money and faced time behind bars, a court has heard.

  • by Michael Inman
Accused Canberra University drug cook sent for mental health check
Canberra

Accused Canberra University drug cook sent for mental health check

A Canberra university student accused of cooking drugs in his dorm room has been sent for mental health assessment.

  • by Michael Inman