National Crime News

National Crime News

  • Two more charged over Caroline Springs fatal stabb...
    Police arrest and charge two men with murder after a fatal stabbing at a restaurant in Caroline Springs in Melbourne's west last month. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-18
  • Man admits to ‘firing at PSOs with water gun...
    A Melbourne man says he fired pellets from a water gun at Protective Services Officers patrolling a railway station in Melbourne's south-east early on Wednesday morning because he was angry at the world, according to court documents. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-18By Emma Younger
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    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-18
  • Rapist caught red-handed on Ballina beach jailed
    A 35-year-old Nimbin man found guilty of sexual assault at a public beach in July 2016 will be out of prison in less than two years. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-18By Bronwyn Herbert
  • ‘They will re-appear’: Top terror cop ...
    One of Australia's most senior counter-terrorism officers warns the Islamic State group will be a threat for years to come, even after its defeat in Syria and Iraq. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-18By Jessica Kidd
  • Another Hollywood exec has resigned following clai...
    The head of Amazon's TV and film studio, Roy Price, resigns following claims he made lewd statements to a female colleague back in 2015. The woman says she came forward in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein revelations. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-18
  • A car burns following a bikie shooting in Canberra
    The aftermath of a bikie-related shooting and arson attack in the Canberra suburb of Fisher. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-17
  • Grandmother faces court over attempted murder of 4...
    A 64-year-old woman who allegedly slashed her grandson across the face and neck with a large knife will be medically assessed after facing a Brisbane court charged with attempted murder. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-17
  • Grandmother to face court over attempted murder of...
    A 64-year-old woman who allegedly slashed her grandson across the face and neck with a large knife will face a Brisbane court today charged with attempted murder. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-17
  • Aaron Pajich’s death part of flatmate’...
    One of two women accused of murdering an autistic teenager admitted to police she was "groomed" by a would-be "leader of a murder cult" to "deliver" him to their home, so she could kill him, a Perth court has heard. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-17By Joanna Menagh
  • Neill-Fraser’s murder case subject of new Ta...
    A play based on one of Tasmania's most divisive criminal cases is set to open just a week before a long-awaited "last chance" appeal begins in court. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-17By Harriet Aird
  • Baby suffers critical facial injuries in alleged d...
    A four-month-old boy is rushed to hospital with critical facial injuries, with police saying his mother awoke to sounds of his distress and found a family member standing near his cot and a large knife. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-17
  • Sydney magistrate gives Salim Mehajer’s lawy...
    Flamboyant Sydney property developer Salim Mehajer fails to appear in court for a second day to face charges over the alleged assault of a taxi driver. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-16By Ursula Malone
  • Thieves target tub of gold, tools in Darwin heist
    Thieves in Darwin break into a warehouse and steal a tub of quartzite containing gold, as well as a toolbox that would have needed a forklift or at least four people to move. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-16By Xavier La Canna
  • Car bomb kills Maltese journalist who exposed Pana...
    An investigative journalist who exposed Malta's links to offshore tax havens through the leaked Panama Papers is killed in a car bomb so powerful it blows her vehicle into in a nearby field. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-10-16