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  • Women push strollers pas police cordon in Newport,...
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-20
  • Physios, lawyer arrested as part of alleged green ...
    NSW Police say they have cracked open an organised crime syndicate which allegedly made millions of dollars from fraudulent compulsory third party insurance claims across Sydney. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-20By Jessica Kidd
  • Groom ‘turned his nose up at’ warnings...
    Authorities warned a Melbourne mother and her 14-year-old daughter's groom-to-be that it would be illegal for the pair to marry just a day before they went ahead with the union in an Islamic ceremony, a court is told. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-20By Emma Younger
  • Alleged aspiring jihadist admits killing wife in f...
    A Melbourne man who slaughtered and mutilated his wife in front of their three young children, following what police believe was a dispute over his plans to join Islamic State, pleads guilty to murder. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-20By Emma Younger
  • Philippine prisons overflowing with hungry inmates...
    Quezon City Jail in the Philippines was built to house 262 inmates — but in reality, it's home to about 3,000, who live and sleep almost on top of each other. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19By Ginny Stein
  • Teenage girl dies after car ‘fleeing police&...
    A 17-year-old driver is arrested after his teenage passenger is killed in a crash, as he allegedly tried to avoid police near Ballan, west of Melbourne. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19
  • Violent crime rates down in Bourke
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19
  • Community collaboration hailed after a drop in vio...
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19
  • Bourke celebrates community collaboration after a ...
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19
  • The very long and violent criminal histories of Ly...
    Court documents reveal the criminal histories of Paul Maris and Adrian Attwater, who were found guilty over the violent rape of Lynette Daley on a remote beach in 2011. Ms Daley bled to death, and Attwater was found guilty of her manslaughter. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19By Mazoe Ford
  • CCTV shows ‘pandemonium’ as man pours ...
    A Melbourne court releases confronting CCTV of an asylum seeker from Myanmar setting fire to a bank at Springvale, in Melbourne's south-east, in an "act of retribution" for being kept waiting to make a withdrawal. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19By Emma Younger
  • Prisoner dies in assault at Townsville jail
    A prisoner dies following an assault involving another inmate at the Townsville Correctional Centre. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19
  • Tributes flow for mother stabbed in her home, alle...
    Tributes flow for Avalon mother Lanell Latta, who was fatally stabbed in her northern beaches Sydney home yesterday, as her son is formally refused bail for her alleged murder. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-19
  • Kanye West-designed sneakers stolen in armed robbe...
    Online sellers are being warned to be aware of their personal safety after 22-year-old man had a pair of high-priced sneakers stolen by a potential buyer in a Sydney park. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-18By Danuta Kozaki
  • Dirty money? Toilets flush with cash as bank notes...
    Prosecutors in Geneva investigate an unusual deposit made in toilets in a bank vault and three restaurants — about $125,000 in 500-euro bank notes. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-09-18