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…

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…

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…

South Hedland’s “Ghost Village” Attracts Critics

A replica of the Karratha Pelago Tower fiasco has happened in South Hedland, which lead to the exposure of another government deal with the private sector. The Osprey Village, completed in April this year, was aiming to accommodate mining workers in South Hedland. However, the state opposition highlighted that only 132 of the 293 units…