National Crime News

National Crime News

  • Sydney teen charged with stabbing murder of ‘...
    A 50-year-old man who was stabbed to death while trying to stop a domestic incident in Sydney's west is described as a "hero", as his alleged murderer is denied bail in a brief court appearance. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16
  • Sydney father of seven stabbed to death hailed as ...
    A father of seven who was stabbed to death while trying to stop a domestic incident in Sydney's west is described as a "hero", as his alleged murderer is denied bail in a brief court appearance. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16
  • Tasmanian police warning over counterfeit $50 note...
    Counterfeit $50 notes are in circulation again in Tasmania, with police warning that at first glance they look real. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-16By Edith Bevin
  • ‘I’m sorry’: Man confesses to mu...
    A Pennsylvania marijuana dealer gave police a grisly account of killing four men on his family's farm, saying he crushed one of them with a backhoe after shooting him and tried to set three of the bodies on fire in a metal bin with the help of his cousin. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-15
  • Drugs, counterfeit money, allegedly guns found in ...
    A dozen members of a criminal syndicate allegedly responsible for sourcing and distributing methylamphetamine are arrested after a joint investigation by Queensland Police and the Australian Federal Police. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-15By Meghna Bali
  • Teenager arrested after acid attacks in London
    A teenager is arrested in London after acid was thrown in people's faces in a spate of attacks, British police say. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-14
  • Several injured in acid attacks across east London
    Several people have facial burns, and one person has horrific "life-changing" injuries, after five acid attacks in less than 90 minutes across east London. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-14
  • Gunmen have opened fire at Lion’s Gate in Je...
    Three people have been killed after a shooting in Jerusalem's Old City. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-14
  • Youth detention workers cleared of assault charges...
    A worker at the Ashley Youth Detention Centre says he is keen to return to work after a court dismissed charges alleging he used undue force against detainees. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-14By Carla Howarth
  • Alleged people-smuggler arrives at Perth airport
    Alleged people-smuggler Ahmad Zia Alizadah arrives at Perth airport after his extradition from Indonesia. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-14
  • Four bodies found buried on 20yo man’s famil...
    The mysterious disappearance of four young men that has transfixed the Philadelphia area over the past week takes a sudden turn, with 20-year-old Cosmo DiNardo, who was in jail on other charges, confessing to killing them and burying their bodies on his family's farm. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-14
  • Uber driver charged with raping teenager denied ba...
    Police have a "strong case" against a Brisbane Uber driver charged with rape, a magistrate says, as police appeal for women to come forward if they have been assaulted in vehicles ordered through ride-booking apps. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-13By Kristian Silva
  • Uber driver accused of raping teen
    A Queensland Uber driver is charged with raping a teenage girl after she ordered the ride-booking vehicle last Friday. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-13
  • Indonesia extradites alleged people smuggler for p...
    A man believed to be a "significant player" in people smuggling operations and accused of taking amore than $US2 million from asylum seekers will face an Australian court. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-13By Tom Iggulden And Henry Belot
  • Wife of prison assault victim distressed attacker ...
    The wife of a former prison officer says a move to change dangerous criminal laws leaves her questioning her own safety. ... read more
    Source: National Crime NewsPublished on 2017-07-13By Aneeta Bhole