Police Search For Couple Missing in Pilbara

Concerns have been held for the welfare of a male and female in their early 20s, who have been last known to be travelling across the northern eastern Pilbara. The couple were reported by other travellers to be driving the Canning Stock Route or any other route to get to Port Hedland from the vicinity…

Regional WA Mental Health Care Bolstered With New Service

A new community mental health service will open in regional WA that will provide vital residential and individualised care for those with mental health conditions. The community mental health step up/ step down service will support people in the community in areas close to their personal network, while also cutting hospital admissions, serving as a…

Drugs, Cash and Assets Seized as Police Smash Pilbara Drug Operations

Police have pledged to continue to dismantle drug operations in WA’s north, after confiscating drugs, more than $250,000 in cash and charges following two operations. The operations running simultaneously in the South and Port Hedland areas as well as Karratha since January, focusing on criminal syndicates allegedly involved in transporting drugs into the Pilbara. “We…

Police seek assistance towards house fire in Karratha

Regional WA Police are seeking public’s assistance as they investigate the circumstances surrounding the unit fire in Karratha. The fire happened on the 4th, May, 2018 at around 7:50PM, emergency services were called to a unit on Goodwyn Close. The fire has caused extensive fire and smoke damage to two units, Police say both units…

Naala Moort Gang Members Charged After Drug Raid

Two members of a gang have been charged for drugs offences after a police raid allegedly uncovered methamphetamine at their headquarters in Midland. Carnarvon Detectives executed a search warrant at the Naala Moort gang clubhouse on Rogers Street, where police allegedly located and seized 112 grams of methamphetamine. The raid was part of a police…

Health Strategy to Improve Lives By Fighting Ear Disease

Western Australian children will receive better ear health with the introduction of a new program to battle chronic ear disease. The Western Australian Child Ear Health Strategy will provide better ear health care in remote communities through multiple agency service planning, strengthened community partnerships, funding and improved co-ordination. It will provides greater consistency and co-ordination…