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Freo to South Australia: Bookshop's stolen van found more 2700km away

Freo to South Australia: Bookshop's stolen van found more 2700km away

A van belonging to one of Australia's most well known bookstores was stolen in Fremantle this week and was recovered in South Australia, more 2700km away.

  • by Phil Hickey

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Former AFL star Chris Yarran charged with string of offences after court appearance
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Former AFL star Chris Yarran charged with string of offences after court appearance

Former AFL star Chris Yarran has been granted bail after being charged and arrested in the Perth CBD overnight.

  • by Phil Hickey & Hamish Hastie
Murder charges laid over death of 91-year-old woman
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Murder charges laid over death of 91-year-old woman

Homicide squad detectives have charged a 36-year-old woman over the alleged murder of her 91 year-old grandmother.

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Man charged following Midland samurai sword attack
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Man charged following Midland samurai sword attack

Police have charged a man following a samurai sword attack in Midland on November 3.

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One punch attack victim 'unlikely to survive his injuries'
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One punch attack victim 'unlikely to survive his injuries'

An alleged one punch attack victim is unlikely to survive his injuries, a Perth court heard on Saturday.

  • by Phil Hickey
WA child sex offender again denied freedom 20 years after completing his sentence
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WA child sex offender again denied freedom 20 years after completing his sentence

One of WA’s longest serving child sex offenders will continue to remain behind bars indefinitely despite completing his prison sentence in 2000.

  • by Heather McNeill
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Man who shared fantasies about drugging children jailed for 16 months
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Man who shared fantasies about drugging children jailed for 16 months

A man who shared fantasies about drugging children and raping babies has been sentenced to 16 months in a West Australian prison after he was caught up in the same investigation as ex-journalist Ben McCormack.

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Six charged after teenagers 'forced to lie on ground' in camping trip assault

Six charged after teenagers 'forced to lie on ground' in camping trip assault

A group of teenagers on a camping trip in Perth's southern suburbs were allegedly assaulted and ordered to lie on the ground as their belongings were raided. 

  • by Heather McNeill
Hillarys masseur accused of sex assault on client

Hillarys masseur accused of sex assault on client

Police claim the 42-year-old sexually assaulted a woman in her 20s during a remedial massage appointment in September.

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'A mountain of suffering': WA domestic violence figures the tip of the iceberg
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'A mountain of suffering': WA domestic violence figures the tip of the iceberg

"What we've just shown you is actually a gross underestimate of the numbers." New RPH figures on domestic and family violence are just the tip of the iceberg, warn senior doctors.

  • by Phil Hickey
Police release photo of man wanted over South Perth one-punch attack

Police release photo of man wanted over South Perth one-punch attack

Police have released the name and image of a man they believe can help with an investigation into an incident in South Perth on Wednesday.

  • by staff writers