Man arrested over knife and axe incident

A man has been charged by Perth Detectives after an incident in Maylands yesterday afternoon. Police received multiple calls over a disturbance at a unit complex around 2:45pm. Information reported a a man repeatedly striking a security door with an axe and a knife, causing damage to the security door and wooden door behind it.…

Belmont Armed Robbery Investigation

An armed robbery that occurred on Gardiner Street, Belmont, on Friday 12th is under investigation by Kensington Detectives. The male victim, who works for a food delivery service, dropped of a man on Gardiner Street at approximately 11pm. The man was accompanied by three women at the time, and then threatened the victim with a…

Two dead after stabbing rampage in Turku

Two people have died and six more have been injured during a stabbing rampage in Turku, Finland on Friday. The attack occurred around 4:40pm in a market square in the south-western city, with local police warning people to avoid the area. The attacker, an as yet unidentified man, was shot and arrested on the scene.…

One Dead, Six Injured in German Supermarket Attack

One man is dead, and six people are injured after a knife attack at a German supermarket on Friday. German police said a man attacked customers at random in the Hamburg supermarket, before running outside where he was chased by customers and detained by plain-clothes police officers. The alleged attacker is a 26-year-old who was…

Two Police Officers Stabbed In Geraldton

A 23 year old Narrogin man has been charged by Geraldton Detectives, over a serious assault last night in Spalding. It is alleged that when officers attempted to arrest the man in relation to suspect burglary offence, he struggled violently and bit one of the officers on the arm. A taser was then successfully deployed…

Police Officer Suffers Head Wound from Samurai Sword Attack

Police Minister Michelle Roberts has said the Western Australian Police officers need better protection following an incident in which a man allegedly attacked a police officer with a samurai sword. Ms Roberts said that police are “absolutely” facing increasingly more violent criminals, and linked the increased violence to Methamphetamine. She also criticised the previous Barnett…

Two Tourists Dead, More Injured in Egypt Stabbing

A stabbing at an Egyptian Red Sea beach resort has resulted in two German tourists being killed and four other foreigners injured. The attacker was detained by hotel security and members of the public until the police were able to arrive at the scene. The security manager at El Palacio hotel, Saud Abdelaziz commented on…