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Woman allegedly cut policeman with garden clippers after car park rampage

Woman allegedly cut policeman with garden clippers after car park rampage

The woman allegedly crashed into several parked vehicles, including one that she pushed for several metres while the driver was inside.

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Four charged over alleged $3 million love scam run from detention centre
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Four charged over alleged $3 million love scam run from detention centre

Police say Nigerian national Fisayo Oluwafemi ran a criminal syndicate that stole $3 million from Villawood Detention Centre on his 16 mobile phones.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne
Police dig up Sydney property in search for body of Lynette Dawson

Police dig up Sydney property in search for body of Lynette Dawson

Prosecuting Chris Dawson for murder in connection with the 1982 disappearance of his wife Lynette does not depend on finding her body, police say.

  • by Rachel Clun & Sally Rawsthorne
Man charged over execution-style shooting in quiet Sydney street
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Man charged over execution-style shooting in quiet Sydney street

Neighbours heard three gunshots ring out before they found the body of Robert Tran in the Cabramatta cul-de-sac.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne
Salim Mehajer in solitary confinement for alleged prison officer assault
Salim Mehajer

Salim Mehajer in solitary confinement for alleged prison officer assault

Mehajer allegedly got into a scuffle with a prison officer at the Cooma Correctional Centre on Friday.

  • by Rachel Clun & Michaela Whitbourn
Health employee stabbed in neck near Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
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Health employee stabbed in neck near Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

A woman has been arrested after the assault outside a cafe near the hospital.

  • by Rachel Clun & Jenny Noyes
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James Stannard still has vertigo months after 'king hit', court hears
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James Stannard still has vertigo months after 'king hit', court hears

The former rugby sevens captain was knocked unconscious and left with a fractured skull after he was punched in the early hours of March 30.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
Thousands of recorded drug busts in NSW never happened
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Thousands of recorded drug busts in NSW never happened

NSW drug crimes have been double-counted for seven years. Experts warn the inflated figures might have justified "crackdowns" on users and supported bad policy.

  • by Nigel Gladstone
Conman Hamish Earle McLaren admits to fleecing victims of $7 million
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Conman Hamish Earle McLaren admits to fleecing victims of $7 million

He met one of his victims on a dating app, ran triathlons with another, and met a third while perusing surfboards in a Bondi shop.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
Aged-care worker charged over alleged assaults on elderly patient
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Aged-care worker charged over alleged assaults on elderly patient

The 82-year-old man was allegedly assaulted on a number of occasions the Bupa Aged Care Facility in Seaforth.

  • by Rachel Clun
Unlicensed electricians linked to tradie's death, police say
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Unlicensed electricians linked to tradie's death, police say

Police hold safety concerns over a syndicate offering Sydney homeowners cheap wiring and unmetered access to the power grid.

  • by Rachel Clun