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CCC hands down report into 'disturbing' arrest of man in 2017

CCC hands down report into 'disturbing' arrest of man in 2017

The Corruption and Crime Commission (CCC) has ruled police used used excessive force against a man who was struck to the head multiple times and had a finger dislocated during an arrest in Fremantle in 2017.

  • by Phil Hickey

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WA man jailed over sex chats with 'girl'

WA man jailed over sex chats with 'girl'

A father-of-two who had sexually explicit conversations online with a police officer posing as a teenage girl has been sentenced to more than two years in prison.

Wilson crash accused charged again after boy dies in hospital
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Wilson crash accused charged again after boy dies in hospital

The man accused of a hit-and-run crash in Wilson which left a five-year-old boy dead and seven of his family members seriously injured has been slapped with an additional 21 charges by police. 

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'It gives us hope': Cops back in Kalgoorlie looking at mystery case
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'It gives us hope': Cops back in Kalgoorlie looking at mystery case

Homicide squad detectives have returned to Kalgoorlie as they continue to investigate the suspected murder of Charlie Park.

  • by Phil Hickey
Family and friends pay emotional tribute to woman found dead in Balga home
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Family and friends pay emotional tribute to woman found dead in Balga home

Loved ones have paid tribute to one of the "friendliest women" following shock Balga death of Darshika Kudaligama.

  • by Dakshayani Shankar
Police probe 'freeway race' after stolen cars crashed north of Perth

Police probe 'freeway race' after stolen cars crashed north of Perth

Two stolen cars have been abandoned after crashing in Heathridge in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

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Husband charged with murdering his wife in Balga refused bail
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Husband charged with murdering his wife in Balga refused bail

A 44-year-old man has been charged with the murder of his wife in Balga on Sunday. 

  • by Heather McNeill
Man unconscious for several minutes in random Perth CBD bashing

Man unconscious for several minutes in random Perth CBD bashing

About 1.30am on January 27, two men were leaving a nearby venue and walking along James Street Mall when they were approached by a group of people.

Alleged bikie associate denies knowledge of '$96k cash, 2kg meth hidden in car'

Alleged bikie associate denies knowledge of '$96k cash, 2kg meth hidden in car'

A New South Wales man accused of having bikie links has been charged after attempting to allegedly drive to Perth with $96,000 in cash and 1.9 kilograms of methamphetamine hidden in a spare tyre. 

  • by Heather McNeill
Police raids net big haul of guns, meth and more than a million in cash
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Police raids net big haul of guns, meth and more than a million in cash

Police have seized more than 10 kilograms of meth and $1.4 million in cash following several search warrants across Perth on Thursday.

  • by Phil Hickey
Ex-cop jailed for looking up women's details on WA Police restricted system

Ex-cop jailed for looking up women's details on WA Police restricted system

Once nominated for officer of the year, the policeman accessed the details of almost 100 women using a police system, the majority of which he found through Tinder and Plenty of Fish.

  • by Phil Hickey