National Crime News

National Crime News

  • Spike in high-risk behaviour at railway crossings ...
    TasRail reports record levels of vandalism at Tasmanian railway crossings in the past year, especially in the state's northwest. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-14By Carla Howarth
  • Dead man’s penny stolen from Galley Museum
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-14
  • Second person charged over Neill-Fraser murder app...
    A second person is charged with perverting the course of justice, in relation to the final appeal of convicted killer Sue Neill-Fraser. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-14
  • Catch ‘the scum’: Outcry over war muse...
    Thieves steal donated war uniforms, bayonets, badges and medals from the Galley Museum in Queenstown, in Tasmania's west, in a raid police believe was targeted. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-14By Aneeta Bhole
  • Galley Museum Queenstown
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-14
  • Display at Galley museum Queenstown
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-13
  • An open fire escape door alerted staff to the thef...
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-13
  • Danish police examine submarine as part of murder ...
    Danish police examine submarine as part of murder investigation. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-13
  • Mum and son stabbing could be linked to fatal cras...
    A mother and son are stabbed during a dispute in Brisbane's south-west, with police investigating if it is linked to a man who died in a car crash about 15 minutes later. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-13By Andree Withey
  • ‘Prevalent’ drug use in local footy pr...
    There are fresh calls for random drug tests in Tasmanian football leagues amid claims the use of illicit drugs is prevalent in community sport. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-13By Chris Rowbottom
  • Uber driver held woman in car against her will, po...
    Ride-booking service Uber is at the centre of another controversy after a Brisbane driver is charged will deprivation of liberty for allegedly refusing to let a passenger out of his vehicle for more than an hour. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-12
  • Car ploughs into protesters in Charlottesville
    A hospital official on Saturday said one person was dead and more injured after a car ploughed into a group of protesters in downtown Charlottesville. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-12
  • Alice Springs police officer allegedly assaulted w...
    A police officer has her face clawed and chunks of hair pulled out after allegedly being attacked while trying to seize alcohol off a large group in Alice Springs. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-12
  • Is Matthew Guy’s worst week enough to end ti...
    It has been the worst week of Matthew Guy's stint as Victorian Opposition Leader, but revelations of a secret lobster dinner with alleged crime figure Tony Madafferi uncovered by an ABC-Fairfax investigation are not yet fatal. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-11By Richard Willingham
  • Police chase ends with officer injured, patrol car...
    A 19-year-old Canberra man who allegedly injured a police officer and damaged a patrol car during a high-speed pursuit while he was high on ice is extradited to New South Wales to face court. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-08-11By Jake Evans