Man and Woman charged over firearm and drug offences

Northam Detectives and Gang Crime Squad have charged a man and woman over firearm and drug offences. Yesterday around 9:40am in Pinjarra, Police conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle driven by a man. It will be alleged an amount of prohibited drugs were located on him, with a subsequent search of the vehicle locating…

Cannabis, Guns & Cash Seized In Goldfields-Esperance Drugs Operation

Goldfields-Esperance Police have been working in close collaboration with the Organised Crime Squad to effectively target illicit drugs distribution as it endangers the local community.  Over the past week as part of Operation Fortitude, officers have executed a series of Misuse of Drugs Act search warrants at properties in Kalgoorlie-Boulder and Coolgardie. During these warrants,…

Cannabis Seized During Separate House Raids

A large amount of cash and cannabis were seized after a vehicle search on Tranmore Street in Canning Vale on Tuesday. More than $50,000 cash were discovered during the vehicle search. A home search was conducted in Osborne Park after further enquiries. It’s alleged the house is converted to grow hydroponic cannabis. Following the inquiries,…

Police Swoop on Regional Drug Ring in Goldfields Sting

Western Australian police have arrested and charged more than 40 people in a Goldfields drug sting that has targeted widespread use and sale of methylamphetamine in the area. Goldfields-Esperance Police and specialist State Crime officers issued warrants and raided more than 50 homes in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kambalda and Esperance, with further searches planned in the coming…

Schapelle Corby Granted Bail

After spending more than 9 years in the Indonesian Kerobokan Prison, Schapelle Corby has been granted bail along with 1291 prisoners in the system. There was a media frenzy outside the prison as Mercedes Corby arrived in the afternoon. Indonesia’s Justice Minister Amir Syamsuddin held a press conference later this evening, but he refused to answer specific questions about…

Police & Customs bust $8.2m drug trade

8.2 million dollars worth of illicit drugs have been seized after a joint blitz from the AFP, Victoria Police and Customs. 27 people were also arrested during the operation and WAMN understands that 21 types of drugs including LSD, heroin, steroids, ecstasy, cannabis, methamphetamine, GHB and cocaine were found in the 18.1 kgs of drugs.…