National Crime News

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  • ‘It’s destroying lives’: Victori...
    An extra 30 drug rehabilitation beds will be available for addicts languishing on public waiting lists as part of an $81 million Victorian Government plan to help ice-users. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-28By Jean Edwards
  • Israeli 18yo charged with Australian school bomb t...
    An 18-year-old Israeli national is charged with making thousands of hoax bomb and shooting threats, including more than 500 targeting Australian schools. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27
  • CCC to become ‘gates of hell’ for orga...
    WA's Corruption and Crime Commission will be given sweeping new powers to confiscate the unexplained wealth of organised crime figures, Attorney General John Quigley says. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Graeme Powell
  • Broadcasting crime on social media
    Beverley O'Connor speaks to the University of Central Florida's Professor Ray Surette about the growing trend of crimes being broadcast on social media. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27
  • Developers tell CCC they expect nothing in return ...
    All political donations should be banned and a funding model established to create a more equitable system, a Queensland developer tells a corruption inquiry in Brisbane. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Candice Prosser
  • Boosted police presence at sentencing of former Ba...
    More than a dozen associates of former Bandidos bikie Leonard Toalei attend a Southport courtroom while he is sentenced to six years' jail for a violent rampage on the Gold Coast in 2013, prompting extra police presence. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Thomas Forbes
  • Truckie an ‘accident waiting to happen’...
    A Victorian truck driver who said he had a coughing fit and blacked out moments before a fatal crash at Murray Bridge in South Australia is sentenced to five years in jail. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Rebecca Opie
  • Police dog with handler during drug raids in Kalgo...
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27
  • Stolen ammunition seized during Kalgoorlie drug ra...
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27
  • Valuable car seized during drug raids in kalgoorli...
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27
  • Detectives participate in Kalgoorlie Drug Raids
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27
  • Detectives swoop on WA Goldfields drug dealers
    Police have seized more than $250,000 of drugs, firearms and stolen gold after raids across Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kambalda and Esperance. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Sam Tomlin And Nathan Morris
  • Conman Peter Foster willing to wear monitoring dev...
    Convicted conman Peter Foster is prepared to wear an electronic monitoring device if he is granted bail for fraud charges over an online betting agency, a Sydney court hears. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Jamelle Wells
  • Queensland youth detention report details remain h...
    Redacted sections of a report into youth detention in Queensland that was released today will remain undisclosed despite criticism from some criminal justice experts and the LNP Opposition. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Chris O'Brien
  • ‘Prospective buyer’ steals luxury Audi...
    A thief who stole a high-performance Audi sportscar at gunpoint, and later evaded police in multiple pursuits across Sydney, remains on the run. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-04-27By Dom Vukovic